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Arts council’s tile-signing efforts continue
City approves housing project over objections from residents
Residents angry over proposed housing development
Murder suspect will serve life term
Rosemount's finance departments earn award
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Girls basketball preview: Focused on improvement
Irish Top 5 fall season moments
Girls hockey: Irish outplayed by South, Eagan
Girls hockey: Penalties hurt Irish at Simley
Boys basketball: Shelton wants defense, hustle
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Pastor Edwin Johnson, Jr., 82
Randal Gene Coffey, 61
Eugene Hamilton Clay, 91
Nathan Hansen's column: The better headline is below
Chuck Brooks' column: Connections remain over the years
Andrea Langworthy's column: Rest in peace, my mentor, my friend
Letter: Kline grateful for support at the polls
Student voices: Operation Meet Bob
Get Out! Deals
February 2, 2011
Boys basketball: Big second half lifts Rosemount past Burnsville
When the Rosemount boys basketball team beat Burnsville last week, it was a relief for the Irish. After losing six games in a row and nine of 10, a one-point road win was just what Rosemount needed. Irish coach Bryan Schnettler enjoyed some positivity, but also was busy looking...
February 2, 2011 - 2:10pm
January 26, 2011
Girls basketball: Late lead disappears at Eagan
While the similarities between the past two season for the Rosemount girls basketball team are hard to ignore, Irish coach Sam McDonald isn't interested in looking at the past. Rosemount had a strong non-conference run last season, before fading in conference play. This season, the...
January 26, 2011 - 10:28am
December 1, 2010
Girls basketball: McDonald pleased with team's effort at Hamline
Rosemount girls basketball coach Sam McDonald was pleased with his team's performance last weekend in the Hamline tournament, but he also knew he needed to be cautious. The Irish went 0-2 at the tournament against quality teams, so McDonald is wary of being too positive. But, the...
December 1, 2010 - 1:32pm
November 23, 2010
Girls basketball: Rosemount loses Warner in scrimmage
The Rosemount girls basketball team typically schedules a weekend of scrimmages before starting its season a week later. The start of this season was no different for the Irish. Last weekend, Rosemount scrimmaged Henry Sibley and Red Wing as it tried to establish its rotation for...
November 23, 2010 - 10:21am
July 28, 2010
Pivec named head of new basketball program
Jay Pivec, one of the top coaches in the history of NJCAA Division III basketball, has been named head coach of the new men's basketball team at Dakota County Technical College. Pivec is best known as the legendary head coach of the Minneapolis Community and Technical College Mavericks. DCTC...
July 28, 2010 - 1:59pm
August 14, 2009
Skills shown during summer testing
When Bryan Schnettler took over as Rosemount High School's varsity boys basketball coach, he knew there was one thing he wanted the players to focus on during the summer months -- skill development. Schnettler and the coaches also knew they had to make it fun for the players to follow...
August 14, 2009 - 4:25pm
April 10, 2009
Tyson makes her collegiate choice
Rosemount senior girls basketball player Laurie Tyson has decided on a college and will be signing on Wednesday, April 15 in the high school student center. Tyson has accepted a scholarship offer to play basketball at the University of Minnesota-Crookston. This past season, Tyson...
April 10, 2009 - 1:47pm
Boys Basketball: Schnettler named boys hoops coach
When Mike Manning took over as varsity coach for the boys basketball program at Rosemount, he knew it was likely going to be a temporary solution. When Manning declared last month that he was stepping down, his assistant coach, Bryan Schnettler, knew there was only one thing for...
April 10, 2009 - 10:54am
Connor Downes: Downes shoots team to title
Rosemount senior Connor Downes recently tuned into a nightly basketball broadcast on TNT. Downes knew the story about his Jr. Rolling Timberwolves wheelchair basketball team winning the national championship was getting national attention and was going to be mentioned on the broadcast...
April 10, 2009 - 10:53am
March 20, 2009
Boys Basketball: Irish lose in opening round
For much of the season, the members of the Rosemount boys basketball team would arrive to the high school gym early in the morning. While most students were getting ready for their days at home, the Irish were busy doing shooting drills. The U.S. Army has nothing on Rosemount. The...
March 20, 2009 - 12:08pm
March 13, 2009
Girls Basketball: Rosemount loses in first round
The Rosemount girls basketball team swept Burnsville during the two Lake Conference meetings between the teams this season. Irish coach Sam McDonald knew that, even though the Irish had come out on top in those contests, playing last week in the Class 4A, Section 3 tournament would...
March 13, 2009 - 1:54pm
Boys basketball: Irish end season on high note
In recent weeks, Rosemount boys basketball coach Mike Manning has been telling anyone that will listen he thinks his team is talented enough to make noise in the postseason. Manning believes if the Irish put a consistent effort forward -- and play well for a full game -- they can...
March 13, 2009 - 1:53pm
March 12, 2009
Irish boys hoopsters lose in first round
The Rosemount boys basketball team didn't make the postseason run it was hoping for. The Irish's season ended with a 74-59 loss to Burnsville in the first round of the section tournament. Rosemount was the No. 6 seed in the Class 4A, Section 3 tournament and was forced to play the...
March 12, 2009 - 10:55pm
March 6, 2009
Irish girls basketball loses in first round
The Rosemount girls basketball team lost to Burnsville 62-55 in the first round of the section tournament Thursday night. The Irish -- seeded No. 4 -- had beaten the fifth-seed Burnsville twice during the Lake Conference season. The game was played at Lakeville North high school. In...
March 6, 2009 - 1:02pm
Boys Basketball: Irish struggling as playoffs near
Throughout its recent struggles, the Rosemount boys basketball team still has kept striving to what it hopes is a successful run in the playoffs. The Irish know what has troubled them in recent games -- inconsistency leading to incomplete efforts. But, with a team Rosemount coach...
March 6, 2009 - 11:23am