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Night to Unite coming up Tuesday
City approves sidewalk, parking lot, school projects
Dedicated volunteers bring life to Leprechaun Days
Swimathon raises nearly $16,000
New carnival to highlight Midsummer Faire
crime and courts
Pipers salvage a split of Family Day doubleheader
Legion baseball: Pitching gets Rosemount back to sub-district semifinals
Irish Gym: On a mission to condition
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Capra three-peats at Run for the Gold
RHS student earns Eagle rank
Senior food program seeks more participation
Laps for Lars
Local Muslims observe Ramadan with fasting, prayers
Run for the Gold is July 23
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank vs Mord
TCF National Bank, vs Travers
PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST
NOTICE OF CANDIDATE
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Lila S. Haugen, 100
Melanie Kaiser, 52
Loneal Lee Poole, 83
Editorial: Celebrate diversity in your hometown
Nathan Hansen's column: Goodbye, Independent Town Pages
Chuck Brooks' column: A retiree’s thoughts begin to wander
Letter to the editor: MnSCU funding is important locally
Abby Linnett's column: Abby's on her way
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December 16, 2015
Apple Valley slows bus plan
A decision by the Apple Valley City Council has forced the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District to put the brakes on a proposed new bus garage in that city. The district has said moving 84 buses, a little less than half of its fleet, to a more central location would save...
December 16, 2015 - 10:31am
December 12, 2015
Crime task force receives award
The University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs announced last week that the Dakota County Electronic Crimes Task Force has been selected for its Local Government Innovation Award. “We are honored and excited to receive this award. Dakota County law enforcement...
December 12, 2015 - 5:59am
December 10, 2015
City council approves budget for 2016
On Dec. 1, the Rosemount City Council gave its final approval to the city budgets for the 2016 calendar year. The budgets will result in an estimated $35 per year increase in the city’s share of property taxes for a $238,000 home, the median-valued home in Rosemount. Finance director...
December 10, 2015 - 1:26pm
City will consider annexation of Nininger properties
The city of Rosemount will continue to consider an annexation request from a Nininger Township property owner after discussing the proposal at a city council work session Monday night. Thomas Furlong approached the city last year about bringing his property into Rosemount. The land...
December 10, 2015 - 1:09pm
November 29, 2015
Kline gets leadership award
Minnesota Congressman John Kline was honored by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Association in a ceremony Nov. 18 where he received the Maj. Frank Tejeda Congressional Leadership Award for both his military service as a Marine and his service in Congress, particularly his unwavering...
November 29, 2015 - 5:58am
November 25, 2015
City will act on budget, CIP
The Rosemount City Council is scheduled to take action on its final budget Dec. 1. They also plan to update the city’s long-range Capital Improvement Plan, which projects the city’s expenditures for the next 10 years, by the end of the year. A public hearing at the Dec. 1 city...
November 25, 2015 - 6:00am
November 20, 2015
City saving so far on snow plowing
With many people running around outside in shorts and t-shirts less than a week ago, the thought of snowplows and winter parking restrictions may seem premature. So far, the Twin Cities has fallen well short of its average November snowfall of 9.3 inches, and that means the city of...
November 20, 2015 - 6:00am
November 13, 2015
Tobacco regulation returns to city
On Nov. 2, the Rosemount City Council passed a new ordinance for tobacco regulation. The city will take over licensing and enforcement of tobacco laws from Dakota County at the county’s request. Under the new arrangement, the city will charge less than the county did for licensing,...
November 13, 2015 - 1:15pm
October 23, 2015
No evidence mosque brings risks
When the Rosemount City Council declined to revisit its Sept. 15 decision to rezone property to allow the Muslim American Society of Minnesota to operate a mosque and community center in Rosemount, a small group of residents expressed concern over having a mosque in their community. During...
October 23, 2015 - 6:00am
October 21, 2015
Chipotle gets city OK
In a 2014 community survey commissioned by the city council, Rosemount residents made it clear they wanted more restaurant options close to home. Their wish is about to come true. On Tuesday, the Rosemount city council unanimously approved plans to move forward with the construction...
October 21, 2015 - 11:15pm
October 7, 2015
City fires police officer after closed session
The Rosemount city council voted unanimously Tuesday night to fire police officer Chad Rosa. City administrator Dwight Johnson said somebody had lodged a complaint against the officer but was not at liberty to say whether the complaint came from within the department. Mayor...
October 7, 2015 - 1:48pm
City declines to revisit mosque decision
Rosemount’s city council held a tense meeting in front of a packed house Tuesday night due to a controversial motion to remove an item from its agenda. The item in question was a request from Shaun Nelson for council members to reconsider a decision to rezone the property at 15400...
October 7, 2015 - 10:33am
September 24, 2015
For Tim Leslie, a busy first year as sheriff
Almost 10 months into his new role as the Dakota County Sheriff, there’s been no shortage of items on Tim Leslie’s to-do list. There’s...
September 24, 2015 - 10:39am
New masks can help pets breathe easier
Rosemount firefighters have some new tools at their disposal that could be useful if your favorite dog or cat ever finds itself in medical distress. The...
September 24, 2015 - 10:34am
September 21, 2015
Citywide cleanup day is Oct. 3
There will be a citywide clean-up day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 3 at the Rosemount Public Works Facility at 14455 Brazil Avenue, just north of the Rosemount City Hall. Residents are welcome to participate in the event by dropping off unwanted items that are not normally collected...
September 21, 2015 - 6:14am