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Putting the past right
Student notes: RHS student wins production award
Police report: May 11 - May 17
Parks and recreation gearing up for summer
City receives solar incentive
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Girls golf: Irish earn another second place finish
Girls lacrosse: Moeller, Henjum score hat tricks at Apple Valley
Baseball: Sprouls pitches Irish to upset
Softball: Irish win South Suburban Conference
Boys lacrosse: Peaking at the right time
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Wells Fargo Bank vs Conley
City of Rosemount BIDS 2015 Trail Improvement Project
PUBLIC NOTICE mINIKAHDA STORAGE
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Lietz
TCF National Bank vs Delke
Lawrence E. 'Snork' Donnelly, 84
Edward Niedzieski, 55
Jarrod R. Tabaka, 36
Katherine Ann McDaniel, 97
Julie Ann (Westlund) Zurfluh, 63
Nathan Hansen's column: The case against crashing
Guest opinion: Don't let the bedbugs bite
Editorial: Monday is about honoring memories
Nathan Hansen's column: Crash and burn
Student voices: Abby urges fellow students to be safe at prom
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May 14, 2015
There's a moral to these stories
Rosemount High School’s Modern Dance Company will take audience members through a looking glass, down a rabbit hole and into a spooky forest with their performance Friday night. Called Once Upon A Time, the company’s annual show takes its inspiration from fairy tales. It...
news / education
May 14, 2015 - 3:53pm
City hopes to enhance Steeple Center through lighting
A venerable icon in Rosemount, the Steeple Center has stood the test of time. As the city invests in making it an amenity for future generations, the council hopes to also showcase the community paragon. Last week, the council approved a contract with Jeff Bartlett, a lighting...
news / government
May 14, 2015 - 2:17pm
Author Gordon Fredrickson works to preserve farming heritage
Farming is a key component of Minnesota heritage. And yet there’s very little written or taught about it. That’s something Gordon and Nancy Fredrickson would like to change. “My motivation for starting to write was to preserve farming heritage,” said Fredrickson. ...
May 14, 2015 - 12:31pm
April 9, 2015
Nostalgia takes the stage at Rosemount Middle School this week
For the second time in two outings as directors, Chuck Brooks and Sandra Sandberg are taking Rosemount Middle School students back in time for their spring play. Two years ago, the Rosemount High School English teachers guided middle schoolers through a production of Our Miss...
news / education
April 9, 2015 - 12:33pm
Dakota County poetry contest runs through April
Spring means poetry at Dakota County Library, and poets of all ages are encouraged to submit original poems during the month of April. Haiku, free verse, odes and sonnets are all celebrated in the annual poetry contest. Poems will be judged in the following age groups: adults...
April 9, 2015 - 10:25am
April 2, 2015
Author Ron Runeborg will speak as part of Meet the Author series
Ron Runeborg writes for his own entertainment. He also writes for catharsis. The Farmington man will tell you frankly that he doesn’t write in hopes of creating the next best seller. “I just don’t see myself as sellable,” said Runeborg. Runeborg will tell...
April 2, 2015 - 2:30pm
Rosemount High School film festival returns
There will be a red-carpet premiere Saturday night at Rosemount High School. The stars of the show will be a group of teachers and students who put together the five short films included in Clean Shorts: Just the Briefs, the school’s fourth annual collection of student-made movies. ...
news / education
April 2, 2015 - 1:39pm
March 13, 2015
Swing dance will return March 20
To an event planner, one of the best compliments is the question, “When are we going to do that again?” That’s the question Jeanne Schwartz has been getting about the Rosemount Area Arts Council’s swing dance for the last year and at last she has an answer. RAAC...
March 13, 2015 - 8:00am
March 12, 2015
Melodrama coming to the Rosemount Community Center
The Rosemount Front Porch Players, a part of the Rosemount Area Arts Council, will present the Melodrama “D.K. Molar, the Devious Dentist”. The performanc will be held at 7 p.m. March 19 at the Rosemount Community Center Auditorium. Come boo the villain and cheer the hero...
March 12, 2015 - 10:34am
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