Farmington Library still in temporary location by Jennifer Chick Sun Thisweek Dakota County Tribune It has taken longer than first anticipated to finish an extensive remodeling of the Farmington Library, but the library has found an inviting temporary home in Farmington City Hall. “It has been fantastic,” said Barbara Svoboda, Farmington Library branch manager. “The [...]

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Dakota County Fair grandstand events pass the eye test; final numbers due in September by Jennifer Chick Sun Thisweek Dakota County Tribune Monster trucks rolled into the grandstands at the Dakota County Fair and put on a great show. The monster trucks on Aug. 6 were the newest addition to the fair’s grandstand lineup. The [...]

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Gateway Academy set open in Farmington by Jennifer Chick Sun Thisweek Dakota County Tribune   Gateway Academy is excited to open its doors to 78 students in just a few weeks. As the newest school in Farmington, Gateway Academy has seen a flurry of activity this summer as Farmington Area Public Schools prepares to open [...]

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String-instrument club finds new passion with the unique instruments Playing an instrument can be one of the more enjoyable hobbies for retired individuals, but it’s often a challenge to learn or know where to start. A group of retirees in Farmington have found the answer by forming the Rambling River Dum Diddies dulcimer club, who [...]

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Steve Corraro has filed to run for a seat on the Farmington School Board. Three of the School Board’s six seats will be filled at the Nov. 4 general election. Corraro said in a press release that he wants teachers and coaches to be more involved in making decisions for our kids. “Teachers are the [...]

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