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Farmington now has a disposal site in the police lobby
May 19, 2013 - 7:17am
For emergencies of all sizes, 911 is the number to call
May 19, 2013 - 7:16am
March 28, 2013
Farmington and Rosemount firefighters learned about some of the things the Dakota County Sheriff's Department has available for open water rescue during Saturday's training session at the Dakota Communications Center.
Training builds relationships among Dakota County agencies
March 28, 2013 - 12:36pm
March 21, 2013
Farimngton police will accept old medicine
March 21, 2013 - 10:10am
Arik Reger, left, shakes hands with neighbor Jason Rose Monday. Rose saved Reger's life in November.
Farmington resident, officers recognized for lifesaving actions
March 21, 2013 - 9:14am
September 4, 2012
This fire on Dunbury Knoll was destroyed by fire Monday button
Monday night fire destroys Farmington home
September 4, 2012 - 11:48am
August 30, 2012
Farmington's Fire Explorers are, from left to right in the front row, Tyler Stone, Sara Borntrager, Hailey Franks, Jennefer Elfering and Alexandra Sitzman. In back are  Kyle Ellefson, Lt. Drew Hanson, Lt. Justine Perron and Robin Ellis. Not pictured: Kyle Kratz.
Farmington fire explorers second in state skills competition
August 30, 2012 - 8:57am
July 10, 2012
Fire department responds to gas leak report
July 10, 2012 - 7:30pm
May 2, 2012
Farmington child hurt in fall from window
May 2, 2012 - 9:43am
March 21, 2012
Farmington firefighters spread an absorbent boom across the Vermillion River to soak up the diesel fuel that leaked into the river Wednesday morning.
Diesel fuel leaks into the Vermillion River
March 21, 2012 - 12:02pm
February 16, 2012
Editorial: Fire truck purchase is the right move
February 16, 2012 - 9:56am
Fire department needs go beyond just one truck
February 16, 2012 - 9:48am
City will look into fire truck purchase
February 16, 2012 - 9:47am
January 6, 2012
With little snow and plenty of dry grass around Farmington, the risk of brush fires remains high. Burning permits have been restricted in the city and in much of Minnesota.
Dry winter brings burning restrictions
January 6, 2012 - 2:16pm
January 5, 2012
A fire early Thursday morning destroyed a pole barn on U of M property.
Early-morning barn fire ruled arson
January 5, 2012 - 10:37am