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Looking back: Train accident topped local news 75, 100 years ago


50 years ago

From the Aug. 1, 1963 edition of The Dakota County Tribune

New hospital construction to start soon

Federal approval has been given on all six low bids totaling $976,362 for construction of the new Farmington community hospital, according to H.M. Johnson, president of the hospital board.

Contracts are being prepared and mailed to the low bidders at the July 9 opening.

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Nathan Hansen
Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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