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crime and courts
Boys basketball: Irish use defense to avenge earlier losses to Shakopee, Prior Lake
Girls basketball: Irish improve to 9-7 in conference
Boys hockey: Irish slip by South in finale
Gymnastics: Schlie makes it five state trips in a row
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
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
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Wells Fargo Bank, VS nWANERI
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Cunningham
Wells Fargo Bank, vs Hartnell
Lakeland Mortgage Corporation, vs Conlin
Beau W. Doyle
Robert A. Korthauer, 90
Margaret A. Raub, 92
Gene Barthel, 69
Chuck Brooks: Getting our creative writing juices flowing
Joe Atkins: Listening, lemurs, and Lebanon Hills
Bill Droste: Share your thoughts on the future of Rosemount
Chuck Brooks: Musings on what happens in between
Letter: Planes, trains, increased overall traffic and mining 24/7
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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
February 4, 2016
Council approves goals for 2016
The city council on Monday approved its City Goals for 2016, which include a bond referendum to spend money on new and improved recreational facilities and the creation of two new citizens’ task forces. The council also approved a liquor license for Starbucks, which will begin to...
February 4, 2016 - 8:30am
January 22, 2016
County manager plans to retire
Brandt Richardson, Dakota County manager/administrator since 1992, announced last week that he will retire in May. Richardson’s retirement...
January 22, 2016 - 5:59am
January 21, 2016
City's goals for 2016 may include a sports facility vote
Many people use the start of a new year as a time to reflect on goals for the future, and the city of Rosemount is no exception. Council members spent Jan. 8 in a special work session laying out goals the city wishes to accomplish in the year ahead. The formal 2016 Work Plan will...
January 21, 2016 - 3:45pm