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OnStage brings musical history to life
Looking back: Area taxes reevaluated fifty years ago
School District 196 spending goes to classrooms
District 196 lunch prices will increase
A capella group will perform in Rosemount
crime and courts
Baseball: Irish outlast Sabers in 12 innings
Boys tennis: Bharaths lead Irish
Girls lacrosse: Irish take first two South Suburban Conference games
Softball: Moving up the ladder
Boys track and field: A perfect 10 at Sauer Invite
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Julie Ann (Westlund) Zurfluh, 63
Marjorie Bester, 84
Joseph F. Ruhr, 96
Myron E. 'Mike' Napper, 89
Student voices: Abby talks about test pressure
Andrea Langworthy's column: Time to let go
Nathan Hansen's column: Luck is starting to turn around
City notes: City working towards sustainability
Chuck Brooks' column: Longtime OnStage partnership ends this weekend
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March 5, 2009
Hastings bridge is coming down
It's official: The big blue bridge across the Mississippi River in Hastings will be coming down. For many, that may have already seemed like...
March 5, 2009 - 7:53am
January 30, 2009
Bids: Dakota County Transportation Department, Bridge Repair
DAKOTA COUNTY TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT DAKOTA COUNTY, MINNESOTA Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received at the County Treasurer-Auditor's Office at 1590 Highway 55, Hastings, MN until 2:00 PM on Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at which time they will be opened and...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
MnDOT: Bridge program improved
ST. PAUL - Transportation officials said they completed extensive statewide bridge inspections, planned to hire more engineers and improved the way bridge reviews are handled. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is moving beyond the stepped-up bridge inspections Gov. Tim...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
October 7, 2008
MnDOT has four options on the table for new Hastings bridge
And then there were four. The Minnesota Department of Transportation has settled on four options for the replacement of the Hastings bridge,...
October 7, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Rosemount Town Pages podcast for August 1
We're a little bit late with this week's Rosemount Town Pages news podcast, but we hope you'll feel like it was worth the wait. This week's podcast is a little bit different. We caught up with Rosemount High School choir director Gina Toso at one of just two rehearsals held for a...
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Local choir will perform at bridge memorial
It's taken a lot of work and caused more than its share of anxiety, but when people gather Friday afternoon to mark the first anniversary of the collapse of the 35W bridge Rosemount will be well represented. The choir that will perform today in a ceremony near the site of the bridge...
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
I-35W bridge growing together
MINNEAPOLIS - North and south ends of the new Interstate 35W bridge rapidly grow toward each other over the Mississippi River. The keystone in the middle of the new span should be put in place less than a year after the old 35W bridge collapsed, killing 13 people and injuring 145...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Collapsed bridge's successor may be complete by September
MINNEAPOLIS -- Two halves of a new Interstate 35W freeway bridge stretch toward each other over the Mississippi River, separated by a gap of about 200 feet that shrinks with each day as workers toil around the clock. The old bridge collapsed last Aug. 1, killing 13 people and severing...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
Truck drops Caterpillar off Duluth bridge, damages I-35
DULUTH, Minn. -- A Caterpillar earth scraper fell off a flatbed trailer coming down U.S. Highway 53 and plunged more than 40 feet to the ground below Wednesday morning, clipping an elevated section of northbound Interstate 35 during its fall. Several people were injured in the accident,...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 2, 2008
Hastings bridge will close over two weekends
Consider this fair warning: the Hastings bridge will be closed June 13-15 and June 20-22. Both lanes. All weekend long. That was one of the biggest pieces of news that came out of last Thursday's public meeting on the bridge. Those dates are not set in stone, as weather could still...
June 2, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Report critical of MnDOT's decisions relating to Interstate 35W bridge prior to its collapse
ST. PAUL -- Transportation officials called the Minneapolis bridge a "budget buster," so expensive to fix or replace that decisions were put off, for years, until it collapsed last August. A new report on Wednesday said money worries, imprecise inspections, and disregard of policies...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Single lane on Hastings bridge extended by an hour through May 9
Construction crews reduced traffic on the Hastings bridge to one lane for most of the past two weeks as they worked to install a platform beneath the deck to support equipment and workers during the project. That work has been delayed by inclement weather and as a result, the bridge...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 6, 2008
Agreement reached on bridge survivors' compensation
ST. PAUL - Minnesota lawmakers approved a plan Monday to pay survivors of last year's Interstate 35W bridge collapse. The House voted 127-5 for compromise legislation that stemmed from prolonged negotiations between the House and Senate. Senators followed with a 65-0 vote. Survivors...
May 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 2, 2008
McCain blames federal earmarks for I-35 bridge collapse
Presidential candidate John McCain's blaming of federal earmarks as causing the Interstate 35W bridge to collapse in Minneapolis upset the Minnesota Senate's transportation chairman. Sen. Steve Murphy, DFL-Red Wing, said he is troubled by McCain not understanding the importance of...
May 2, 2008 - 12:00am