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Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
ISD 196 students get iPads for start of school year
Rosemount High’s ACT scores better than state average
Council breathes life into stalled Prestwick Place development
St. Joe's shows appreciation for Rosemount police
crime and courts
With heavy hearts, Pipers defend Class A state title
Girls soccer: Irish breeze through first two opponents
Boys soccer: Irish play to tie, 2-1 loss in opening week
Girls tennis: Ramesh, No. 2 doubles win against Sabers
Volleyball: Irish sweep first match at Breakdown Side Out Showcase
LaComb sees first play come to life
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
RHS student earns Eagle rank
Senior food program seeks more participation
Laps for Lars
arts and entertainment
TCF National Bank vs. Driscoll
Vermillion State Bank vs. Obeidzinski
Mortgage Electronic Reg. System vs. Sawdey
Lakeland Mortgage Corp. vs Harrell
Mortgage Electronic Reg. Systems vs. Blair
Beverly K. Erickson, 73
Carol Hince Hall, 64
Don Davis, 79
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Deanna Weniger: A recipe in redundancy
Deanna Weniger: Pinterest fail
Editorial: Celebrate diversity in your hometown
Nathan Hansen's column: Goodbye, Independent Town Pages
Chuck Brooks' column: A retiree’s thoughts begin to wander
Real Estate Showcase
April 8, 2011
They're learning to run the race
Back in 2008 Karissa Johnson had an aha moment. The personal trainer and mom of three knew women who wanted to learn to run races and she had the know how. So Johnson started Moms on the Run, a running program geared toward beginners. The 18-week program, which has spread to10...
April 8, 2011 - 8:00am
February 6, 2011
Early risers enjoy boot camp
While most Rosemount residents are snuggled in their beds, there is a group of dedicated individuals lunging, squatting and crunching their way...
February 6, 2011 - 8:00am
Recreation space has grown over the past decade
A lot of Dakota County land has disappeared under new homes over the past 10 years, but there is still plenty of open space out there for residents to explore. And the amount of land dedicated specifically to outdoor recreation is growing all the time. According to the county's 2010...
January 6, 2011 - 11:24am
November 4, 2010
Council approves bike-walk plan
Rosemount is a pretty walkable community, but as any local trekker knows there are some gaps. Just try getting across South Robert Trail at 5 p.m. On Monday the council approved a plan that aims to close those gaps, albeit years down the road. Community development director Kim...
November 4, 2010 - 11:14am
October 28, 2010
Column: Pedestrian safety important to city
After such a stretch of pleasant weather, this week has been a sharp reminder of what's in store for the next few months. Many of us may start keeping our exposure to the elements to a minimum. But there are always a lot of hardy folks in Rosemount who embrace the outdoors, including...
October 28, 2010 - 9:56am
Supplies are low, demand high at food shelf
The Rosemount Family Resource Center needs help. The center, which serves as the local food shelf, is running low on everything. "It's been challenging to keep food on the shelves," said Shira Rabinowicz, the volunteer coordinator at the center. The center, located at 14521 Cimmaron...
October 28, 2010 - 9:14am
October 8, 2010
Dallas bound to walk against cancer
Erica McDonald likes a challenge. So a couple years ago she decided to do the 60-mile Minneapolis Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walk, just to see if she...
October 8, 2010 - 8:00am
October 3, 2010
Oct. 6 is walk-to-school day at RHS
Rosemount High School hopes to have 10 percent fewer cars in its parking lot on Oct. 6, the school's second annual Walk With Wollersheim Day. Organizers invite students and staff to meet principal John Wollersheim at the Rosemount Family Resource Center, 145th Street and Cimarron...
October 3, 2010 - 8:00am
September 21, 2010
County offers prescription drug buyback program
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office, in cooperation with sheriffs from Anoka, Hennepin, Ramsey, Sherburne, and Washington counties, has partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration to sponsor a new prescription drug take-back day. The take-back event in Minnesota is part of...
September 21, 2010 - 8:00am
September 11, 2010
A dream come true
The last two years have been transformative for Sara Johnson. She's become a small business owner and single mother. There's no doubt the owner of Hope and Healing Massage has been through some ups and downs, but now that she's come out on the other end she's in a good place. Hope...
September 11, 2010 - 8:00am
May 16, 2010
Making strides to reduce carbon output at RHS
Rosemount High School principal John Wollersheim is pulling out his walking shoes and stretching his legs, and he's inviting his students to join him. Wollersheim will be at the center of a May 20 Walk With Wollersheim event to be held as part of the school's efforts to reduce its...
May 16, 2010 - 6:55am
May 15, 2010
Infection leaves boy working to get movement back
If this were a normal week, Cory Quirk might be getting ready for a baseball game right about now. He might be hanging out with friends or working...
May 15, 2010 - 11:02am
April 30, 2010
Red Pine fair will offer tips on healthy living
Eating well and exercising is quickly becoming a way of life at Red Pine Elementary School, and the school would like the entire community to get in on the act. On May 1 Red Pine will hold a family health and fitness fair that will feature more than 30 health- and fitness-focused...
April 30, 2010 - 10:44am
April 29, 2010
ISD 196 is building a better school lunch
Four years of work freshening up elementary school lunch menus has paid off with some nice recognition for Independent School District 196. The...
April 29, 2010 - 11:07am
November 13, 2009
Flu shots prove hard to find
It wasn't all that long ago doctors had to practically beg their patients to get flu shots. Now, they're having trouble keeping up with the demand. With widespread concerns about an H1N1 flu pandemic and illnesss-related absences spiking in recent weeks in Rosemount schools plenty...
November 13, 2009 - 10:00am