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Pastor recognized for his work with police
Firefighters focus on fitness
Annual book sale supports library
United Methodist Women salad luncheon serves up community
Police report: April 7 to April 13
crime and courts
Girls lacrosse: Lose big, win big
Girls track and field: Irish third at Prior Lake
Tennis: Sunkam finishes off tennis win over Hastings
Baseball: Pitchers propel Irish to 3-1
Softball: Irish drop opener, 2-1
arts and entertainment
Jodie A. Rychwalski, 58
Russell E. Kendrick, Jr., 71
Nancy R. Carlson, 96
Harold F. Synstelien, 82
Dennis M. Muhonen, 61
WATER SYSTEM city of Rosemount
PROJECT 32-68 Dakota Co. Transportation
Wells Fargo Bank, vs Bitterly
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, vs Carlsen
SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS Dakota Co Admin
Nathan Hansen's column: Getting a leg up on prom season
Student voices: Choose your own future
Andrea Langworthy's column: Weighty issues
Chuck Brooks' column: The root of all high school evil?
Nathan Hansen's column: On the road to robot rule
February 6, 2014
RHS grad calls action on filmmaking dream
On Feb. 6, somewhere in the area of Chisago, Minn., Ben Zschunke will start the process of making a dream come true. That’s the day filming was scheduled to begin on his first feature film. And while the 12 or so days ahead will often be cold, long and sometimes difficult,...
February 6, 2014 - 12:57pm
Rosemount resident writes children’s book
A while back, Jeff Lozano was in the book aisle at Target and started looking at the children’s books. As he flipped through the stories, it struck him that he could write for children. So the Rosemount man recruited his girlfriend, Lizette Reiland, to illustrate and together...
February 6, 2014 - 12:43pm
January 23, 2014
Hitchcock series to start with Rear Window
People have differing opinions about what qualifies as a classic film and what is just a good old movie. However, the films made by Alfred Hitchcock are rarely questioned. That’s why Rosemount Area Arts Council member Jim Kotz wanted to feature his films. There’s just no...
January 23, 2014 - 2:59pm
January 16, 2014
Passion and pianos at author event
As a student at the University of Minnesota, Newell Hill knew he had a passion for kids and music. So the enterprising young man started an after-school music program. That program led to the creation of Keys 4/4 Kids, a now multi-city non-profit organization that works to inspire...
January 16, 2014 - 12:06pm
Swing dance to a big band Jan. 23
Last year during a meeting, the Rosemount Youth Commission discussed taking a trip up to St. Paul to do some swing dancing. A few members of the Rosemount Area Arts Council were at that meeting and had another thought: why not bring swing dancing to Rosemount? And thus, the...
January 16, 2014 - 10:18am
January 9, 2014
Mystery dinner theater returns Jan. 18
Diamond Jim Brady and his consort Lillian Russell will be in Rosemount Jan. 18. They will bring trouble with them and the Rosemount Area Arts Council needs some sleuths to help catch a murderer. RAAC will host their annual Mystery Dinner Theater at 6 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Steeple...
January 9, 2014 - 1:37pm
January 2, 2014
A bigger stage for bluegrass family nights
The past few years the Rosemount Area Arts Council has held its bluegrass family nights concert series at Celts Pub. The evening events were tremendously popular from the get-go, drawing crowds of more than 100 to the pub. In fact, RAAC member Craig Evans said they often had...
January 2, 2014 - 12:50pm
December 19, 2013
Curtains goes up on children's theater
Rosemount High School has a strong theater program. Other than that, though, there are limited opportunities for young people in town to get involved in theater. That’s something the Rosemount Area Arts Council has long looked at solving. Starting in January, RAAC will launch...
December 19, 2013 - 10:10am
November 13, 2013
For artist, library show is a dream come true
Linda Dykhouse has long dreamed of displaying her art. Hanging from the walls of the Robert Trail Library is her life’s work and a dream realized. Dykhouse is currently the featured artist at the Robert Trail Library. She has 24 acrylic paintings displayed. Dykhouse hasn’t...
November 13, 2013 - 2:41pm
October 31, 2013
Understanding through fiction
Steven Muenzer’s jewish parents left Germany in 1939. While he knew they had escaped atrocities, Muenzer never really asked them what their life was like. “They never talked about it. And since they never talked about it, I never asked,” said Muenzer. Now retired,...
October 31, 2013 - 12:29pm
Steeple Center gets light and sound upgrade
While sound and lights don’t make a great performance, good systems can help showcase it. As the Rosemount Steeple Center is used more and more for performances big and small, the city wanted to make sure its sound and lighting systems served audiences and performers well. ...
October 31, 2013 - 11:37am
October 24, 2013
Nic Stevens' new record focuses on change
Nic Stevens has experienced a lot of change in the last year. He has transitioned from the youth pastor at Community of Hope Church to the creative worship and communications director. Also, the father of two has young children, who embody the very essence of change. When...
October 24, 2013 - 12:10pm
October 18, 2013
Book Report: This witty wonder may be for you
This witty wonder may be for you My literary almanac tells me that on this day in 1854, Oscar O’Flahertie Fingal Wills Wilde was born in Dublin, Ireland. Wilde, once the toast of venues as varied as London, England and Deadwood, S.D. for his great wit, his plays both...
life / arts and entertainment
October 18, 2013 - 8:53am
October 10, 2013
A case of mistaken identity
The Rosemount High School Theater Department presents the fall play Inside Lester Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The play tells the story of Lester Pelham, mild-mannered creator of tough-guy television private eye Tough Molloy. One day, a package arrives with a stolen diamond. When...
news / education
October 10, 2013 - 11:56am
Author will share Civil War stories
Charlotte Shover had a list of the battles her great grandfather August Temme faught in during the Civil War. It wasn’t much, but it was just enough to get the Rosemount woman started on an incredible journey. Over a five year period, Shover set out to learn how her grandfather...
October 10, 2013 - 10:44am