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Update: Two found dead in Rosemount home Friday
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
Parents learn how to detect teen drug use in Top Secret project
Minnesota roundup: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man; 5 more state news stories
Chili cook-off and family bingo night will raise funds for Leprechaun Days
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Schlie makes it five state trips in a row
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
Boys basketball: Another split brings Irish to 10-10
Swim and dive: Satnik, Toenges first against Shakopee
Girls hockey: Irish bow out to top seed Eastview
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
How to decorate after the holiday season
arts and entertainment
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Margaret A. Raub, 92
Gene Barthel, 69
Jan E. Altenburg, 57
Boots Turek, 67
Chuck Brooks: Musings on what happens in between
Letter: Planes, trains, increased overall traffic and mining 24/7
Opinion: Minnesotans should have a more affordable choice for health insurance
Chuck Brooks: A day in the life of Willy
Chuck Brooks: Getting ideas from my brain to your news page
Real Estate Showcase
April 17, 2009
Group reaches out to military families
Vern Truax and Christina Rost have no misconceptions about the sacrifice families make when a loved one is deployed. Truax's wife deployed overseas a few years ago. And Rost is going through it now as her husband serves in Kuwait. Both have served in the military as well. That's...
April 17, 2009 - 1:58pm
April 3, 2009
Neighbors pitch in to make a difference
Teresa Paetznick knows what it's like to need a helping hand. When Paetznick was growing up her family took advantage of services like the local food shelf. So when she saw a newspaper article last December about the need for donations at the Community Action Council's food shelf...
April 3, 2009 - 12:21pm
February 27, 2009
Editorial: Arts center could add a lot to downtown
The city of Rosemount has spent a long time planning the future of one of the its most significant buildings, but answers seem hard to come by. Last week the city of Rosemount asked residents for their take on how to make the best use of the former St. Joseph's Church building on...
February 27, 2009 - 11:13am
City seeks input on arts center
Last week the City of Rosemount Parks and Recreation leaders asked local art and entertainment groups to attend an open house and brainstorming meeting at the former St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Rosemount. The church and school building, which the city has bought for future community...
February 27, 2009 - 10:45am
January 13, 2009
Robert Trail Library and License Center set to open Feb. 9
Eager Rosemount residents wanting to use the new Robert Trail Library and License Center, 14395 S. Robert Trail, only have a few weeks left to wait. The new 23,000 sq. ft. facility will open Monday, Feb. 9 at 10 a.m. for normal operations.
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
November 21, 2008
Rosemount library is on schedule, on budget
A branch manager has been chosen. Final building inspections have been done and the shelves will be up within days. Construction on the Robert Trail Library and License Center has progressed steadily and now Rosemount residents eager to use the new facility can see the end of the...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
New school is up and running
The halls at Rosemount's newest school are quiet this week. There are no students in the classrooms at Intermediate School District 917's new Alliance Education Center and only a handful of teachers wandering the halls. It's a far cry from the scene on the first few days of school...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
Rosemount Town Pages podcast for Oct. 16
The Rosemount Town Pages newspodcast is back after a quick, one-week break. This week I met with Don Budach, administrator of the new Intermediate School District 917 Alliance Education Center in Rosemount. The school, which opened for the first time in September, serves special needs...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
DCC continues to work through issues
A $15 million dollar investment. A projected 400,000 calls per year. A 25,000 square foot facility. More than 60 employees. And one big mess. The Dakota Communications Center, the central 911 dispatch center for Dakota County, went online in late December of last year and has had...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 14, 2008
Planning Commission: Rosemount Village Center
Public Notice TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, the Planning Commission of the City of Rosemount will hold a Public Hearing to consider the item listed below on Tuesday, July 22, 2008, the Council Chambers of the City Hall, 2875 145th Street West, Rosemount, Minnesota,...
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
UMore Park Urban center concept
The Urban Center plan plans for a greater population density that would call for both bus and light rail transit services. This would help create a village center design that would feature multi-story, multi-use buildings that would bring more employment opportunities to the area....
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
City lays off two as part of budget cuts
Money's tight and tough financial decisions face everybody including the Rosemount City Council. The city council voted 4-1 Tuesday to cut four budgeted positions and to add one Tuesday night. The decision meant Rosemount Community Center manager Dave St. Aubin and part-time fire...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
March 25, 2008
Some 911 calls not going through at Dakota Communication Center
Kent Therkelsen expected some technical problems when Dakota County consolidated its emergency call center in Empire Township. He just didn't expect this one. Since Feb. 23 Therkelsen, executive director at the 3-month-old Dakota Communication Center, has been trying to figure out...
March 25, 2008 - 12:00am
January 31, 2008
Plans take shape for April 22 bond vote for athletic complex
Voters will decide the fate of Rosemount's Outdoor Recreation Complex April 22 if the city council takes the recommendation of parks and recreation commission. The commission approved a resolution Monday recommending the council move forward with a spring referendum for $8.5 million. The...
January 31, 2008 - 12:00am