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Council continues debate on encroachment at Mystic Meadows
Rep. Garofalo hosts town hall on legalizing recreational marijuana
New playground equipment coming to two Farmington parks
Spring load restrictions take effect
Notice: Phones down March 20, 2019 for upgrades
crime and courts
Opinion: Could summer sports be the answer?
Farmington competition cheer ends season on high notes
Matt Clark's life-changing journey through wrestling
Farmington boys' basketball has season end at Lakeville South
Preliminary Report: Tigers girls' basketball upset by Lakeville North
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
Here's how Xcel Energy is preparing for spring flooding, and how customers can prepare too
Hale Nutrition fitness club opens in downtown Farmington
Impact Auto buys shop run by longtime Pedersen Auto family
Agriculture professionals, educators to speak at Dakota County Crops Day
Hastings pub hosts unique games, events for guests
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Probate Notice: Donna Louise Kindseth 19HA-PR-19-145
Assumed Name Notice: Anjuleah
Probate Notice: Harvey Lew Thayer 19HA-PR-19-136
Empire Township: 2019 Street Improvements
Dissolution and Notice to Creditors: Farmington Plumbing and Heating Inc.
Brian Thomas Latterner
Beret Johanne Gjelhaug
Donald N. Haan
Gerald C. Christensen
Apryl J. Sterling
George & Phyllis Betzold
George & Phyllis Betzold
FHS Class of 1993
Sophia Ecklund Panyk
Dr. Alexandra V. Fromme
Editorial: Spring brings hope with flooding concerns
Letter: Protect the Earth, cut back on plastic
Editorial: Keep the sun shining on your government
Viewpoint: Your input is important for county highway projects
Editorial: Extend stockpiling instinct to include others
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March 4, 2019
Lawmakers greenlight emergency funding to keep MNLARS fixes moving
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers need to approve emergency funding or risk losing contractors that know how to fix the state's troubled drivers...
March 4, 2019 - 5:10pm
February 19, 2019
Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, presented his first budget proposal which came with a $49.5 billion price tag for the next two...
February 19, 2019 - 5:41pm
February 11, 2019
Minnesota governor, legislative leaders set deadlines to finish nearly $50 billion budget
ST. PAUL -- The leaders of Minnesota's divided Legislature and Gov. Tim Walz on Monday, Feb. 11, set public deadlines for writing a nearly $47...
February 11, 2019 - 12:22pm
January 15, 2019
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
ST. PAUL — The ongoing federal government shutdown is costing Minnesota and how much longer the state can bear the expense is coming into question,...
January 15, 2019 - 2:44pm
January 9, 2019
Walz cites desire to boost diversity, inclusion as he creates new council
ST. PAUL -- In his first official act as governor, Tim Walz on Wednesday, Jan. 9, signed an executive order setting up a government council aimed...
January 9, 2019 - 11:43am
December 18, 2018
Walz, Flanagan announce first five picks for their administration
ST. PAUL — Governor-elect Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor-elect Peggy Flanagan on Tuesday, Dec. 18, announced the first picks for their administration,...
December 18, 2018 - 12:40pm
December 6, 2018
Minnesota economy chugs on, but slowdown on the horizon
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s economy is chugging along, but economists warn that could be about to change. "We're currently living in the longest...
December 6, 2018 - 6:30pm
November 8, 2018
Gov.-elect Walz says Capitol gridlock will fall to him
ST. PAUL -- Governor-elect Tim Walz on Thursday said it would be his responsibility to break up political gridlock in the Statehouse. Facing...
November 8, 2018 - 5:28pm
November 7, 2018
Walz wins governor race with 'One Minnesota'
PAUL — Geography Teacher. National guardsman. Congressman. Now governor of Minnesota -- that’s Tim Walz.The six-term Democratic congressman...
November 7, 2018 - 12:05am
June 4, 2018
Busy Minnesota political day includes Swanson for governor announcement
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota's politics is in high gear as the state attorney general said she wants to become governor, the governor picked...
June 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
May 31, 2018
Democrats to set stage for 'important' election
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Every election year comes the same rote statement: "It is the most important election in a generation." Minnesota Gov....
May 31, 2018 - 4:21pm
May 4, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Let the legislative talks begin
ST. PAUL — About two weeks remain in the 2018 legislative session, so it is time for the work to begin. At least it is time for the final...
May 4, 2018 - 3:05pm
February 7, 2018
Analysis: Democrats' Trumpphobia continues to energize Minnesota base
ST. PAUL — It is dangerous to draw too many conclusions from precinct caucuses, especially from non-binding straw polls conducted there, but...
February 7, 2018 - 5:35pm
February 6, 2018
Johnson, Walz win governor caucus polls, but is Pawlenty running?
ST. PAUL -- Second-time Minnesota governor candidate Jeff Johnson easily won a Tuesday, Feb. 6 straw poll, but could face a bigger obstacle...
February 6, 2018 - 10:40pm
Pawlenty quits lobbying job. Will he run for governor?
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty stole the spotlight from Republican candidates in the governor's race Tuesday, Feb. 6, hours before...
February 6, 2018 - 11:53am