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Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
Minn. roundup: Franken rules out White House bid in 2020; Pearl Harbor victim has remains returned home
Summer concert series begins in Farmington
crime and courts
Track and field: Third-place teams crown five conference champs
Where the buffalo roam
Baseball: Irish take four-game skid into section tournament
Boys lacrosse: No. 8 Irish win sixth in a row
Baseball: Pipers start season 2-0
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Away they go: Irish Way draws a crowd
PHOTOS: Prom night in Farmington and Rosemount
arts and entertainment
Minikahda PUBLIC SALE 6/21/17
RFB VERMILLION RIVER WATERSHED 1305-0024
Townhouses of Shannon Association vs Kelly
AFB LAW ENF CTR WOOD CELL DOOR REPLACEMENT
Wells Fargo Bank vs Maternowski
Lynn C. Mitchell, 54
Leona Tussing, 82
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
Roger D. Duff, 88
Wayne A. Briesacher, 78
Pat Rupp: The older I get the better things were
Viewpoint: Public input, expertise benefits Rosemount
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Viewpoint: Kick off summer with art, music and dance
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June 11, 2011
Moving towards a more healthful lifestyle
Gabrielle Feivor wants to get healthier. She's been working out at the gym pretty regularly but when her friend Kyann Graham mentioned she was hosting a free weekly Fit Club at Community of Hope Church, Feivor decided to give it ago. For the last three weeks a group of women have...
June 11, 2011 - 8:00am
May 5, 2011
Simple Steps program aims to get people moving
Five years ago Dakota County started the Simple Steps, a free walking program to encourage people to be more physically active. The program has grown every year, and organizers hope this year will draw even more people out. Community health specialist Katherine Martin said the county...
May 5, 2011 - 8:00am
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
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
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 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
October 23, 2009
Sick Minnesotans swamp FluLine
October 23, 2009 - 7:57am
September 25, 2009
Tonders aid mental health center in memory of son
Most teenagers occasionally go toe-to-toe with their parents, but Aaron Tonder was different. "When he would come home, we wouldn't know if...
September 25, 2009 - 7:12am