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A Farmington project with plenty of sole
Farmington reshapes development department
Lund is Farmington's Teacher of the Year
Roundabouts abound in plan for Farmington's 195th St.
Farmington man charged with child-porn possession
crime and courts
Boys hockey: Tigers meet their match
Swimming & diving: Bovee leads Tigers at state
Girls basketball: Tired Tigers drop three of four
Wrestling: Three Tigers reach podium
Swimming & diving: Farmington swimmers qualify five events
Your weekend: Farmington's World Day of Prayer service will be Friday
Changes coming for Farmington church
Your weekend: KCs will hold a pancake breakfast Sunday
At 90, former Farmington postmaster is still bowling strong
Looking back: Farmington students got Mantoux tests 50 years ago
arts and entertainment
Robert L. Swanson, 90
Kathleen M. Pritchard, 74
Edith (Brummund) Stanke, 65
Jeanette L "Jeanie" Thorpe, 73
Richard P. Harris, 56
Letter to the editor: Garofalo shows support for safe routes to school
Nathan's column: You win, winter; now go away
Editorial: Make the most of church change
Student column: You can keep the change
Letter to the editor: In storm, hard work, innovation on display
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February 18, 2010
Students are named to second trimester honor roll at DMS
The second trimester honor roll from Dodge Middle School has been released.
February 18, 2010 - 4:05pm
September 3, 2009
South suburban schools formally announce creation of new conference
As expected, the District 196 schools -- Rosemount, Apple Valley, Eagan and Eastview -- announced they were withdrawing from the Lake Conference. Along with several current Lake schools, and Prior Lake, the group will create the new 10-member South Suburban Conference beginning next...
education / sports / news
September 3, 2009 - 10:58am
January 29, 2009
Plenty of questions for district budget
As the Farmington School District wades into the process of setting its budget for the 2009-10 school year it finds itself with a lot of unanswered questions and a potential shortfall of more than $1 million to address. Uncertainty is common this early in the process, when the district...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
City, district will cooperate on fiber optic project
A partnership between the city of Farmington and the Farmington School District should make communications at public buildings more reliable. The Farmington School Board approved an agreement Monday in which the two government entities will essentially swap fiber optic lines. The...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
New architects get to work on school projects
They've got big jobs in front of them, but the Farmington School District's new architects both say they are settling into their respective roles. The district hired Steve Knutson of Eagan-based Wolfgram Knutson and Steve Doughty of St. Paul's Pope Associates late last month to...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
What would you call Farmington's new schools?
When the new Farmington High School opens next fall, three District 192 school buildings will have new purposes and possibly new names. Members of the Farmington Area Public Schools community are being asked to suggest new names for all three buildings -- the current high school,...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 14, 2008
Blackboard: There's a lot going on in Farmington schools
There are a lot of things going on in Farmington Area Public Schools right now, even though there aren't many students walking the halls. As important as the opening of the new high school is next fall, it's the work that happens this year that will make it a success. So here's a...
August 14, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
4 schools fall short of state's academic progress goals
Two Farmington schools got some good news this week when the Minnesota Department of Education released its list of schools failing to make adequate academic progress. For four others, though, the news wasn't so positive. Farmington Elementary School and Akin Road Elementary School...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
District will seek community input on names of new schools
Farmington Middle School South? Overflow Elementary School? The Farmington School District is going to need a lot of new school names a little more than a year from now and the district is turning to residents to help give their new and converted buildings some new identities. On...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
March 31, 2008
School district cancels afternoon activities
The Farmington School District has canceled all afternoon activities March 31 due to heavy snowfall. The cancellation affects all activities -- sports, community education and parent/teacher conferences at Farmington High School.
March 31, 2008 - 12:00am
February 27, 2008
Senate puts more bonding money in schools
ST. PAUL - Minnesota Senate Democrats want to spend more money on college building renovation and other public works projects than the governor, saying success in passing a transportation funding bill freed money for projects they otherwise could not afford. The bill, which passed...
February 27, 2008 - 12:00am
February 1, 2008
'Flippant' wins at Christian Life spelling bee
Sixty-seven students from seven area Christian Schools showed up at Farmington's Christian Life School Feb. 1 for the Association of Christian Schools International Spelling Bee. The students, in first through eighth grades, competed throughout the morning and at around 11:30 eight...
February 1, 2008 - 12:00am