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Farmington, Minnesota is located in Dakota County. Zip codes in Farmington, MN include 55024. The median home price in Farmington is $239,900 which is roughly $173/per square foot. More Farmington information.

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Sunday Jul 20 | TwinCities

Eagan's Everest Institute to close after federal deal

A chain of for-profit colleges has been ordered to stop enrolling Minnesota students in the wake of a federal investigation expected to result in the sale or closure of its schools.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Star Tribune

Suspect pleads not guilty to hiding bodies

The plea was entered for Steven Zelich, 52, during a brief hearing in Walworth County, where highway workers cutting grass found the suitcases on June 5. He appeared by video from the Walworth County jail.

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TwinCities

Farmington likes idea of filling in for Minnesota Capitol

With the Quadriga statue behind him, Robert Reiter of Stillwater moves broken concrete chunks to a wheelbarrow at the State Capitol in St. Paul, where construction is in full swing, and $272.7 million is being spent to update the facilities, photographed on July 9, 2014.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

WHAS11

WWII vet forms unlikely friendship with preschooler

FARMINGTON, Minn. For nearly a decade Bryan and Anika Rychner had little interaction with the elderly man next door.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Star Tribune

Dakota County biz briefs: Chamber to hold trade seminar

The Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Allthatstory America will host an exporting seminar for businesses interested in learning more about the South Korean market from 9 a.m. to noon July 24. The event will be held at the Eagan Fire Safety Center, 1001 Station Trail.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Friendship between WWII vet and 3-year-old goesa

FARMINGTON, Minn. - The story of the friendship between a WWII veteran and his 3-year-old neighbor continues to spread by social media, on TV and on the internet.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Unlikely Friendship

A tomato plant helped an unlikely friendship bloom between a 3-year-old and an 89-year-old World War II veteran.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

WWII Vet And Toddler Become Fast Buddies

Farmington, Minn. After noticing a tomato patch growing in his garden, Emmett Rychner made a fast friend in 89-year-old Erling Kindem.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

TwinCities

Ex-Wisconsin cop linked to suitcase deaths suspended 3 times

Newly released records show that a former Wisconsin police officer charged with dumping two bodies stuffed into suitcases along a highway had a lengthy disciplinary record, including three suspensions and four reprimands.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WHAS11

Unlikely friendship between toddler and WWII vet will melt your heart

Bryan and Anika Rychner of Farmington, Minnesota, had little interaction with the elderly man living next door for nearly a decade.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

West Allis

man arrested for connection to bodies found in suitcases

"It's a tragedy. You don't think something like that would happen around here. You expect this kind of thing to happen in some place like Iraq where bad things are happening all the time, not here."

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

WWII vet forms unlikely friendship witha

FARMINGTON, Minn. - For nearly a decade Bryan and Anika Rychner had little interaction with the elderly man next door.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

CNews

Wisconsin ex-cop said deaths of women in luggage an accident

Laura Simonson, 37, is pictured in this handout photo provided by the Farmington Police Department, June 25, 2014.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

West Allis

man arrested for connection to bodies found in suitcases

"It's a tragedy. You don't think something like that would happen around here. You expect this kind of thing to happen in some place like Iraq where bad things are happening all the time, not here."

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Finance and Commerce

Brooklyn Park plans $9.1M police station expansion

Brooklyn Park is about to launch a project that's meant to be a 20-year-fix for what the city says are its undersized and overburdened police facilities.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

TwinCities

Bail set at $1M for ex-cop in suitcase deaths

Bail has been set at $1 million for a former police officer suspected of killing two women -- one of whom was from Farmington -- and hiding their bodies in suitcases dumped in rural Wisconsin.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

KFVS12

Ex-cop charged after bodies found in suitcases

After nearly half a century in office, Rep. Charles Rangel emerged from a bruising primary in his self-proclaimed last campaign squeaking to victory - and trumpeting it.

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Daily Mail

Former police officer linked to S&M forum arrested after bodies of...

Bodies of two women were found June 5 stuffed inside a pair of suitcases dumped on the side of a road in Wisconsin Second victim was a white woman with long dark hair, an overbite and a heart tattoo on her lower left abdomen Simonson offered her services as an escort of Craigslist; Zelich was reportedly active on S&M forum seeking enslavement Break ... (more)

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