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Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
Minnesota roundup: Burglars swipe $30K in tools from St. Paul school's auto shop, principal's car
RHS junior wins logo design competition
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
crime and courts
Baseball preview: Lanoue, Maldonado give Irish strong 1-2 punch
Boys basketball: Second-half surge sends Irish to section finals
Softball preview: Primed for a turnaround
Girls basketball: Lightning strike again in section finals
Basketball: Second-half surge sends Irish to section finals
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
arts and entertainment
CITY OF COATES: 2017 Budget Summary
POSTPONED SALE: Homeservices Lending vs Farley; 16-0267-FC01
AD FOR BIDS: Dakota County Project 97-183
Wells Fargo Bank vs Fowler
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Coles
Sandra Elaine "Sandi" Smith, 69
Richard D. Martin, 67
William H. Geraghty, 86
Todd A. Hochsprung, 52
Scarlet A. Wagner, 7
Letter: Responding to Clausen’s letter to the editor
Chuck Brooks: I wear my sunglasses in winter
Letter: Thanks to the Rosemount community for support
Chuck Brooks: Playing by the rules during Lent
Chuck Brooks: Memories of St. Patrick's Day in Fox Lake resurface
Real Estate Showcase
April 14, 2016
Droste joins national water conservation challenge
Rosemount mayor Bill Droste has joined a national challenge to conserve water, and he wants the constituents he represents to join him. Droste joined the fifth annual National Mayors’ Challenge for Water Conservation, a competition that encourages the nation’s cities to see who...
April 14, 2016 - 5:58am
April 8, 2016
City will discuss improvements at 42/52
The Rosemount city council held a publilc hearing Tuesday and will continue it at its regular meeting April 19 to discuss proposed improvements at the the County Road 42 and Highway 52 interchange. It also will consider a Resolution of Municipal Consent at that time. The public hearing...
April 8, 2016 - 6:01am
Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan paves the way
Rosemount residents already know what an impressive network of bicycle and walking trails they have access to when they walk out their front door. Now the city has received formal recognition from the Metropolitan Council, which selected Rosemount’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Master...
April 8, 2016 - 6:00am
April 7, 2016
Police, firefighters take to television
The newest television show to hit the cables wires in Farmington and Rosemount is part public service, part public relations and part recruiting tool. Called In the Line of Duty, the bi-monthly cable access show debuted last month and features representatives of the police and fire...
April 7, 2016 - 6:00am
March 24, 2016
City is strong, mayor says
Mayor Bill Droste shared an overwhelmingly positive view of the city during his State of the City address March 16. He credited successful public-private partnerships, significant development of the town’s Main Street and committed volunteers for helping fulfill the council’s...
March 24, 2016 - 6:01am
Council OKs solar subscriptions
The Rosemount City Council voted unanimously March 2 to authorize two new solar garden subscription agreements, one with Oak Leaf and one with SolarStone and Geronimo. Both 25-year subscriptions are being offered through the Metropolitan Council and are intended to save the city money....
March 24, 2016 - 6:00am
March 17, 2016
Duchscher steps down from board
More than 16 years after he was first elected and less than five months after he won his current term, Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board...
March 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
March 10, 2016
City will hold referendum on new athletic facilities
The Rosemount city council voted 5-0 March 2 in favor of a special election this spring to determine whether voters are willing to pay for new...
March 10, 2016 - 6:00am
Council OKs mining permit renewal
The city council voted 4-0 March 2 in favor of Dakota Aggregates’ request to renew their large scale mineral extraction permit on the UMore property through 2016. Council member Shaun Nelson abstained. The company plans to continue mining the southern area adjacent to County Road...
March 10, 2016 - 5:57am
March 4, 2016
Roads, taxes will highlight session
Minnesota legislators will have less time than usual to get their business done this year. The 2016 session, which begins March 8, is off to a late start because of renovation work at the capitol. That’s creating a session Rep. Pat Garofalo described as compressed and Sen. Greg...
March 4, 2016 - 6:01am
March 3, 2016
City will bring a May 17 vote on athletic facilities
Rosemount residents will have a chance to vote in May on whether they want the city to borrow up to $15 million to build new sports and recreatoin facilities in the city. The proposal, approved 5-0 Wednesday by Rosemount City Council members, includes a new indoor ice arena, additional...
March 3, 2016 - 10:12am
February 28, 2016
County joins call for Met Council change
The Twin Cities’ Local Government Coalition, composed of city and county leaders from Anoka, Carver, Dakota and Scott Counties, has called for reform of the Metropolitan Council’s governance structure to make the council accountable to the people its decisions impact and improve...
February 28, 2016 - 5:59am
February 27, 2016
Locals collect Star of the North awards
Minnesota Congressman John Kline honored volunteers and organizations from Rosemount and Farmington with Congressional Certificates of Special...
February 27, 2016 - 5:59am
February 21, 2016
County honors longtime employees
Dakota County recognized 93 employees this week for their years of service to the county. Employees with 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 40, and 45 years of service were honored at the regular Dakota County Board of Commissioners meeting. Those honored were: 40 years: Scott Daggett, Terry Peterson,...
February 21, 2016 - 5:59am
February 10, 2016
City seeks commission members
Rosemount residents can help set the direction of their community by applying to serve on city commissions and two task forces created this month by the city council. The council is looking to fill five openings on commissions that advise the council. The council is also asking for...
February 10, 2016 - 2:54pm