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The 3-3 math adds up to no vice chair
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
Police seeking information on Farmington armed robbery
Rosemount rolls out innovative public engagement system
Minnesota seeks to further diversity government workforce
crime and courts
Report: Justin Morneau set to retire, rejoin Twins as special assistant
Farmington girls' basketball goes 1-2 at St. Olaf
Farmington girls' hockey wins own Louis-Schmitz Holiday Classic
Tigers boys' basketball wins Hastings Holiday Tournament
Farmington gymnastics off to quick start to season
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
arts and entertainment
EZ Auto Repair plans to open new shop in March
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Experts offer Farmington tips to lure economic development
Illuminations opens storefront in downtown Farmington
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
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November 22, 2017
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Sandra and Jim Herkenratt looked forward to having neighbors. For 38 years, the couple's home in Nininger township faced only an expansive farm...
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
June 24, 2016
Dakota City pizza night is Friday
Dakota City is celebrating summer with a Pizza in the Village evening, Friday, June 24. Visitors can relax, unwind and enjoy the beautiful grounds and landscape of Dakota City Heritage Village with family and friends. Music and entertainment will take place in the bandstand and old-fashioned...
June 24, 2016 - 5:59am
May 14, 2016
Fire destroys three buildings at historic village
A fire burned several buildings at the Little Log House Pioneer Village early Sunday morning. The buildings burned included the Belle Creek...
May 14, 2016 - 5:59am
October 22, 2015
City’s only two murders have many similarities
When Tim Steele allegedly killed his grandmother last week, it was just the second recorded murder in Farmington’s history. The first, 40 years ago, was a case similar in many ways to the current incident. Like in last week’s attack, police 40 years ago received a call some time...
October 22, 2015 - 6:14am
May 19, 2015
Looking back: Puppies survived, chickens didn’t when fire burned 75 years ago
50 years ago From the May 13, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Editorials . . . With the Minnesota legislature observing the St. Paul fastime they will not adopt, and with Minneapolis screaming “lawbreaker” at St. Paul, we asked Mayor Gorgos what Farmington was...
May 19, 2015 - 6:01am
December 11, 2014
Your weekend: Christmas in the Village returns this weekend
Thursday Rosemount Simply Massage open house Simply Massage will host its annual open house 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 11 at 14465 S. Robert Tr....
December 11, 2014 - 2:52pm
January 24, 2012
Looking back: Highway 218 was renamed Highway 3 this week in '62
50 years ago From the January 18, 1962 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Highway 218 becomes T.H. 3 The highway, running from the northern tip to the southern tip of Dakota County - known for decades as Highway 218 has now become Number 3. U.S. Highway 218 terminates at...
January 24, 2012 - 7:34am
December 21, 2011
Looking back: Fire killed turkeys 50 years ago in Farmington
50 years ago From the Dec. 14, 1961 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Fire destroys 5,000 turkeys Fire destroyed an estimated 5,000 ready-to-market tom turkeys in one of the two metal buildings at the Highway 52 Turkey Ranch at Empire, about 7 p.m. Friday. Four fire...
December 21, 2011 - 7:54am
December 5, 2011
Looking back: Lau family completed a fallout shelter in Castle Rock in 1961
50 years ago From the Nov. 30, 1961 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Laus complete fall-out shelter Hoping they may never need the room for its main purpose, Mr. and Mrs.
December 5, 2011 - 9:27am
November 21, 2011
Looking back: Hungarian woman found the wrong Farmington 100 years ago this week
10 years ago From the Nov. 22, 1961 edition of the Farmington Independent School board will choose name of new school Monday An intense debate could arise at the School District 192 board of education meeting next Monday night. With four options in front of them, board members...
November 21, 2011 - 7:34am
October 22, 2011
Looking back: Theives stole and crippled ducks in 1936
25 years ago From the Oct. 22, 1986 edition of the Farmington Independent Farmington DQ broken into; cash, safe stolen The Farmington Dairy Queen was burglarized last weekend. Local police said a "large amount of cash" was taken in the robbery. The incident occurred Sunday...
October 22, 2011 - 8:47am
August 1, 2011
Looking back: Farmington geared up for Ridiculous Days 50 years ago
10 years ago From the July 26, 2001 edition of the Farmington Independent City hires administrator After five months of searching, the City of Farmington has a new city administrator. the Farmington City Council voted last week to hire Edward Shukle, one of five finalists who...
August 1, 2011 - 7:46am
July 25, 2011
Looking back: Harms was named to ISD 192 school board this week in 1986
25 years ago From the July 23, 1986 edition of the Farmington Independent Dr. Kim Harms is chosen for board Dr. Kim Harms has been appointed to a one-year term as a District 192 school board member. During a meeting of the board Monday night, Harms was selected from six other...
July 25, 2011 - 7:34am
April 15, 2011
Looking back: Farmington twins auditioned to be Twins bat boys in '61
50 years ago From the April 13, 1961 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Zimmer twins candidates for "Twin" bat boys The twin sons of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Zimmer of Farmington, Jim and Jerry, age 16, received a letter this week, stating that they are candidates as bat boys...
April 15, 2011 - 7:34am
March 28, 2011
Looking back: Corrigan was county spelling champ 50 years ago
50 years ago From the March 23, 1961 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Clarence Rother new manager of TCMP locker plant Clarence Rother, an employee of the Twin City Milk Producers Locker Plant here, will be the new manager beginning April 1. He will replace Roger Grundman,...
March 28, 2011 - 11:24am