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Students, police save man from Vermillion River
Farmington police report
Traffic headaches accompany road work
Friday fire destroys home in Eureka
MPCA seeks water-quality monitors
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Softball: Bats break out against South
Baseball: Streak finally ends at seven
Boys golf: Tigers take fifth at South Suburban meet
Boys track and field: Distance events were key at SSC Relays
Girls track and field: Distance runners pace Tigers at SSC Relays
Pet of the Week: This Marlin is a real catch
Looking back: High school construction was progressing 50 years ago
Farmington will celebrate National Day of Prayer May 7
Kids can explore big trucks May 5
Your weekend: Origin of Food event is Sunday
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Nathan Hansen column: Luck is starting to turn around
Letter: ECFE program is great
Nathan Hansen column: The end is near. Get comfy
Editorial: Pietsch gave a lot to Farmington
Student voices: There’s no easy answer when you try to define love
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February 22, 2013
Farmington's Royle falls short in Daytona debut
Farmington's Adam Royle didn't make it to the finish of his first race at Daytona International Speedway. Royle earned a position in the front row of the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series UNOH Battle at the Beach, but was forced to withdraw because of mechanical problems after 53...
news / sports
February 22, 2013 - 3:20pm
June 27, 2012
Two from Farmington advance in Junior Olympic track competition
Farmington youth track runners Elijah Green and Erick Morena qualified for this weekend's AAU Regional Qualifier in Indianola, Iowa, with their performances at the Junior Olympics District meet in Brooklyn Center. Both qualified in all three events they competed in. Green placed...
June 27, 2012 - 12:47pm
Farmington's Aaron Lane is an up-and-coming pentathlete
Aaron Lane has spent the last seven months honing his skills in all the disciplines required of a 19th-century soldier. But the 16-year-old...
July 27, 2011 - 12:10pm
VFW baseball: Post 7662 bows out with 14-8 record
The Farmington VFW baseball team showed just how much its offense has improved during a fourth-place finish at the sub-district tournament. Farmington belted three home runs --including two grand slams -- and tallied 34 runs while splitting four games at South St. Paul. A 5-4 extra-inning...
July 27, 2011 - 11:53am
July 20, 2011
Farmington Youth Football looking for coaches, refs
Farmington Youth Football is looking for volunteers to assist with coaching and persons interested in refereeing. The youth football season begins August 29 and ends the week of October 10-15. Coach positions are volunteer positions and the referees are paid per game. Coach applications...
July 20, 2011 - 1:33pm
July 13, 2011
VFW baseball: Post 7662 shines at Eagan
The Farmington VFW Post 7662 baseball team won three out of four games to capture fifth place over the weekend at the 16-team Eagan Tournament. Farmington opened with a cleanly-played 2-1 win over Edina in its tournament opener Friday afternoon, but fell to the consolation bracket...
July 13, 2011 - 10:42am
Watson, Harvey, Hull lead Farmington's triathlon finishers
Thirteen Farmington residents completed the 10th annual Life Time Fitness Triathlon held Saturday in Minneapolis. Paul Watson was Farmington's top performer on the international course, placing 210th out of 799 finishers in 2:39.19. Competitors in this division swam 1 1/2 kilometers,...
July 13, 2011 - 10:41am
Legion baseball: Errors costly for depleted Post 189
Playing with its full roster, Farmington's Legion baseball team lost to South St. Paul 7-2 last Wednesday. With five starters missing from the lineup attending the University of South Dakota football camp, Post 189 was predictably worse off in Monday's rematch. The team committed...
July 13, 2011 - 10:38am
Babe Ruth: Farmington goes down swinging in division tournament
Fifth-seeded Farmington managed to make some noise in the South Division Senior Babe Ruth Tournament last weekend. Farmington upset fourth-seeded Faribault 7-4 in the opening round, then put a scare into top-seeded Bloomington, holding a 5-2 lead late in an eventual 8-5 loss on...
July 13, 2011 - 10:35am
Farmington's VandenBosch takes bronze in Special Olympics World Games
A little over a year ago, Katie VandenBosch played tennis for the first time. Now, she owns an Olympics bronze medal. VandenBosch, a Farmington...
July 13, 2011 - 10:29am
July 7, 2011
Prescott pounds Ellsworth 12-1
Prescott's position in the St. Croix Valley League is still solid as the Pirates pounded Ellsworth 12-1 in eight innings in a league contest...
July 7, 2011 - 11:18am
July 6, 2011
Babe Ruth baseball: Farmington drops four straight
The Farmington Senior Babe Ruth baseball team was outscored 48-15 while dropping four straight games last week. Farmington lost to Faribault 9-3 last Tuesday, then was swept by undefeated Burnsville 12-3 and 15-7 Wednesday before a 12-2 setback to Bloomington on Thursday. The four-game...
July 6, 2011 - 1:20pm
July 1, 2011
Q and A: With his third-year tennis league, Josiah Hakala is creating his own competition
Josiah Hakala played tennis at Farmington High School, and his love of competition didn't end with the final match of his senior year. He kept...
news / sports
July 1, 2011 - 10:02am
June 29, 2011
Registration for community ed youth football opens July 1
Farmington Community Education will open registration online for the fall youth football program beginning July 1. The program provides youth in grades 1-6 an opportunity to experience the game of tackle football, learn skills, build teamwork and develop good sportsmanship. Practice...
June 29, 2011 - 11:13am
Legion baseball: A grand recovery at Grand Rapids
A long, successful weekend at the Grand Rapids Invitational finally caught up with the Farmington Legion baseball team Monday night. Post 189, coming off back-to-back wins over North St. Paul and Marshall on Day 2 of the tournament Saturday and a three-hour drive back to Farmington...
June 29, 2011 - 11:12am