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Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
ISD 196 students get iPads for start of school year
Rosemount High’s ACT scores better than state average
Council breathes life into stalled Prestwick Place development
St. Joe's shows appreciation for Rosemount police
crime and courts
Irish celebrate milestone anniversaries at rain-soaked Alumni Meet
Girls soccer preview: Irish have team-first approach
Football preview: Numbers and consistency
Girls cross country preview: Irish will look for right mix of veterans, newcomers
Boys cross country preview: Irish return five from 13th-place state team
LaComb sees first play come to life
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
RHS student earns Eagle rank
Senior food program seeks more participation
Laps for Lars
arts and entertainment
TCF National Bank vs. Driscoll
Vermillion State Bank vs. Obeidzinski
Mortgage Electronic Reg. System vs. Sawdey
Lakeland Mortgage Corp. vs Harrell
Carol Hince Hall, 64
Don Davis, 79
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Lila S. Haugen, 100
Deanna Weniger: A recipe in redundancy
Deanna Weniger: Pinterest fail
Editorial: Celebrate diversity in your hometown
Nathan Hansen's column: Goodbye, Independent Town Pages
Chuck Brooks' column: A retiree’s thoughts begin to wander
Real Estate Showcase
April 25, 2010
Isle Royale wolves dwindling; moose holding on
Wolves on Isle Royale declined 21 percent over the past year due in part to "toxic" inbreeding and battles between packs, while moose on the island continue to feel the effects of a warming climate. That's according to a report released Wednesday from the 52nd annual study of the...
April 25, 2010 - 9:41am
April 23, 2010
Column: For the birds
Don't you love Spring? Whether it's packing away winter's heavy clothing or putting the flowery wreath on the front door, the rituals of this season can't be viewed as chores. My husband, who usually slumps his shoulders and grumbles a bit when I put a to-do list in front of him,...
April 23, 2010 - 10:39am
April 15, 2010
City aims to make it easier to ditch the car
Jason Lindahl imagines a future in which Rosemount residents can leave the car in the garage and hop on a bike to go out for dinner and a movie. Over the next several weeks, the city of Rosemount will work with a consultant to find ways to make that possible. More than 20 people...
April 15, 2010 - 10:46am
April 13, 2010
County dedicates new Spring Lake Islands WMA
The new Spring Lake Islands Wildlife Management Area officially opened April 8. More than 700 acres make up the new venture between Dakota County and the State of Minnesota. The Dakota County Board of Commissioners, in collaboration with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
April 13, 2010 - 9:29am
April 11, 2010
Natural space is a work in progress
Meadows Park has a bit of a split personality. One one side of a small hill there is a tidy playground, a half-court basketball surface and a...
April 11, 2010 - 9:25am
December 23, 2009
DNR trailing cougar across 3 counties; tips offered to avoid confrontation
EAU CLAIRE - Biologists with the state Department of Natural Resources have tracked what could be the same cougar through parts of St. Croix,...
December 23, 2009 - 7:59am
November 13, 2009
Trophy buck poached, authorities claim
ST. PAUL -- Troy Reinke may have killed a record-setting buck last month in southeastern Minnesota. Goodhue County prosecutors on Thursday offered...
November 13, 2009 - 7:24am
November 11, 2009
Hunter shoots exotic deer in Minnesota
A deer hunter in northwestern Minnesota shot what turned out to be an axis deer Sunday. An exotic species, axis deer are native to India. Stuart...
November 11, 2009 - 7:56am
From posh to just unique, deer stands vary greatly
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Minnesota is smack dab in the middle of the 2009 deer hunting season. For many hunters, that means perching precariously...
November 11, 2009 - 7:20am
November 10, 2009
Minnesota guide works with National Geographic on documentary about Mississippi
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Terry Larson of rural Cass Lake, Minn.
November 10, 2009 - 7:27am
November 9, 2009
Buck doesn't stop for Pawlenty
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty shot a small buck during the second Minnesota Governor's Deer Opener in 2004, but since then,...
November 9, 2009 - 7:01am
November 6, 2009
Sno Toppers: 40 years of clearing the trails
Talk to the old timers around town and many of them have fond memories of their time as Sno Toppers. The club, which maintains local snow mobile trails, has been around for 40 years. "A lot of the town at one point belonged to the club," said Dick Sens. Sens was part of the club...
November 6, 2009 - 10:43am
Deer hunting: Three women share rituals
Three women from the Bemidji, Minn., area are preparing for rifle season, which begins Saturday at dawn. For these hunters, preparing for a...
November 6, 2009 - 7:45am
Hunting at 100: Wes Libbey ready to look for his buck
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- Wes Libbey can still remember the first buck he shot at. A big 12-pointer, he recalled. "I pulled up the trusty .38-55,"...
November 6, 2009 - 7:27am
Governor's Deer Opener is in Thief River Falls
One of the most anticipated dates on the outdoors calendar rolls around this weekend with the opening of deer season. It won't be long now. Minnesota hunters pull the trigger on another season Saturday morning. The opening of deer season is an event steeped in tradition. In northwestern...
November 6, 2009 - 7:16am