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April 11, 2018
Léa Payette and Jacia Christiansen help some of the young girls in their class with an activity on the computers at Shannon Park Elementary School. Pictured are, from left, Payette, caroline Shoemaker, Haniyah Rizwan and Christiansen. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Coding for Girls: RHS seniors start educational classes for youth
April 11, 2018 - 6:00am
April 10, 2018
Minn students still above average, but tests continue to show racial disparities
April 10, 2018 - 1:25am
March 30, 2018
Scott Thomas
Thomas will lead Echo Park
March 30, 2018 - 7:49am
March 26, 2018
Photo courtesy of Carol Sylvester
Rosemount speech team takes second at tournament
March 26, 2018 - 7:49am
March 21, 2018
Farmington High School student Ellie Colson said she wished to honor all the lives lost Feb. 14, 2018, in the Floriad school shooting but especially that of a Parkland student who played the trombone. She plays flue and tenor saxophone. “I felt it was good to remember him and show solidarity between the band programs,” Colson said at the March 14 walkout. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Students stand against violence
March 21, 2018 - 3:01pm
March 15, 2018
17 minutes, 17 lives: Local students protest against gun violence on school grounds
March 15, 2018 - 5:04pm
March 7, 2018
For three years, Farmington School Board member Julie Singewald has traveled to Guatemala. She sits with Glenda, the young girl she sponsors, and her two older sisters, Florinda and Lesbia who sit on their front porch in Antigua. Submitted photo
Global labor of love: Farmington School Board member travels to Guatemala with Allina Health
March 7, 2018 - 11:48am
February 21, 2018
President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota says on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, that construction projects he wants on his campuses involve repairs, not new facilities. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
February 21, 2018 - 3:31pm
February 16, 2018
From left to right are: Alexis Johnson, Hannah Beumer, Kristen Burns, Charley Eatchel, Chancellor Farmer, Ava Beumer, Hermela Solomon and Magge Hinderaker. Photo by Carol Sylvester
Rosemount speech performs well at East Ridge tournament
February 16, 2018 - 7:49am
February 6, 2018
Minn. third-grader pulls trigger of cop’s gun, fires shot
February 6, 2018 - 8:26am
February 3, 2018
Akin Road third-grade teacher Becca Gangl believes yoga benefits students and teaches them how to relax and de-stress in school. “I just notice the importance of the breathing and how it immediately calms them down." Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Reading, writing and yoga
February 3, 2018 - 8:57am
January 21, 2018
Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
January 21, 2018 - 8:08pm
January 4, 2018
Rosemount High School alumni talk with students during a recent computer science event. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Computer science program invites alumni back for a day
January 4, 2018 - 7:49am
January 2, 2018
Jay Haugen of Farmington said tiny house residents are people who can enhance a city. “These are folks you want to have in your community who volunteer, shop local and have community gardens and are part of life,” he said. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Living larger life in 'tiny house': Superintendent advocates for Farmington to lead Tiny Home movement
January 2, 2018 - 7:47am
November 21, 2017
The community cheered for the excellence of Rosemount High School Irish Marching Band. It is the first Minnesota band since 1989 to be invited to march in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade seen by millions on TV and the streets in Manhattan.  Kara Hildreth / contributor
Marching to Manhattan: Rosemount High School Marching Band proud to perform at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
November 21, 2017 - 5:09pm