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John Kline honors area Stars of the North
Rosemount High School dance show this weekend
Ag department will host meeting on emerald ash borer for Dakota County residents
Lottery will distribute Rosemount garden plots
Rosemount speech earns awards at Eastview
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Gymnastics: Rosemount's Schlie reaches podium at state meet
Girls basketball: Rosemount remains at .500 in South Suburban Conference
Boys hockey: Rosemount ousted by St. Thomas Academy
Wrestling: Irish send four to state wrestling meet
Girls basketball: Irish upset Eagan, fall at North
Family Fun Fest is coming Feb. 27
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Chuck Brooks' column:Find something you love to do
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City notes: Rosemount City Council looking for feedback on recreation facilities
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February 26, 2015
Rosemount High School dance show this weekend
From hip hop to tap to modern, Rosemount High School will have a little bit of everything to offer at Kaleidoscope: An Evening of Dance Feb. 27 and 28. The school’s annual large-group dance show features 25 pieces, 24 of which have been choreographed by students. “It’s a great...
February 26, 2015 - 12:28pm
Rosemount Area Arts Council will host jazz concert March 6
Not everyone is a banjo fan, and the Rosemount Area Arts Council wants to make sure people of different musical tastes have access to the art they love. RAAC will host An Evening of Jazz at 7 p.m. March 6 at the Rosemount Community Center. The concert will feature music by 651...
February 26, 2015 - 11:11am
February 19, 2015
Steeple Center may get a light show
When they open later this year, Rosemount’s Steeple Center and its adjacent activity center might have some fancy new lights to catch the public’s eye. The city is talking to artist Jeff Bartlett about what it calls a “creative external lighting art project” for the...
news / government
February 19, 2015 - 12:36pm
February 6, 2015
Panel will talk about civil rights
Susan Follett grew up in Mississippi during the 1960s but it wasn’t until after college that she learned about the civil rights struggles that were going on all around her. As a young adult, Follett saw a television documentary about the March from Selma to Montgomery and...
February 6, 2015 - 12:45pm
January 29, 2015
Classic film series will feature Bacall and Bogart
Actress Lauren Bacall died Aug. 12, 2014. Known for her sultry looks and smart wit, Bacall made her mark starring opposite Humphrey Bogart in a series of Noir films. In tribute to the actress’ legacy, the Rosemount Area Arts Council’s classic movie series will feature four...
January 29, 2015 - 12:16pm
January 15, 2015
High school plays put students in the spotlight
When you’re a young baseball player, you dream of one day playing at Target Field. Aspiring football players might imagine themselves one day suiting up at whatever the new Vikings stadium is eventually called. But if you’re a Minnesota theater kid, you’ve likely got your...
January 15, 2015 - 1:04pm
Star Wars Extravaganza will return Saturday
When asked how he feels about the upcoming Star Wars Extravaganza, organizer John Loch responded, “darn good.” As things fall in line, Loch believes the 2015 Star Wars Extravaganza will be another great event. This year’s event will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. Jan. 17...
January 15, 2015 - 11:07am
January 8, 2015
Independent film to play in Rosemount
This past November, Kim Flynn flew to Austin, Texas for her first film Festival. She wanted to see a film called Amira and Sam because one of her favorite actors, Paul Wesley, is in it. “I absolutely loved it,” said Flynn of the film. The film tells the story of Sam,...
January 8, 2015 - 8:00am
January 7, 2015
Mystery Dinner Theater will be something special
Sitting through the Robert Trail History Book Club’s monthly meetings, Keith Reed noticed a funny group dynamic. He marveled at the different personalities in the group and the way they interacted with one another. As he’s wont to do, Reed started to develop a mystery out...
January 7, 2015 - 2:21pm
December 26, 2014
Volunteers needed for Star Wars Extravaganza
Last year organizers of Rosemount’s Star Wars Extravaganza thought it might draw a couple hundred people. To their surprise, 1,450 people sardined themselves into the Steeple Center to catch a glimpse of Darth Vader. Star Wars Extravaganza is a literacy event sponsored by...
December 26, 2014 - 11:33am
Tree lighting event coming Dec. 5
With the Steeple Center effectively shut down because of construction, the Rosemount Area Arts Council had to make some decisions on what to do for the holidays. For the last several years, the organization has hosted Christmas at the Steeple Center, a well-attended variety show. ...
November 26, 2014 - 11:16am
November 20, 2014
Arts council’s tile-signing efforts continue
Getting more than 9,000 individual pieces of art completed and then assembling them into a larger, singular piece is no small task. In the midst of such a task, the Rosemount Area Arts Council has learned to just keep at it. So far, more than 3,000 residents have personalized...
November 20, 2014 - 2:34pm
RHS musicians named to honor bands
Several Rosemount High School musicians have been chosen for high school honor bands assembled by Minnesota colleges and universities. They are: Gustavus Adolphus College Kari Felland, Kristen Andrews, Nathan Loesch, Bailey Leuth, Luke Gordan, Michael St. Ores University...
news / education
November 20, 2014 - 1:17pm
November 6, 2014
Author will bring mystery to Robert Trail Library
Author Marilyn Jax worked as an investigator for the State of Minnesota for nearly 20 years. She investigated real estate, franchise and environmental cleanup fraud. Often while out on the job, Jax would think to herself, “This would make a good book.” One time in particular,...
November 6, 2014 - 12:31pm