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ISD 196 students get iPads for start of school year
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St. Joe's shows appreciation for Rosemount police
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Irish celebrate milestone anniversaries at rain-soaked Alumni Meet
Girls soccer preview: Irish have team-first approach
Football preview: Numbers and consistency
Girls cross country preview: Irish will look for right mix of veterans, newcomers
Boys cross country preview: Irish return five from 13th-place state team
LaComb sees first play come to life
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
RHS student earns Eagle rank
Senior food program seeks more participation
Laps for Lars
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Dakota County Lebanon Hills Project Public Hearing Sept 14, 2016
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Carol Hince Hall, 64
Don Davis, 79
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Lila S. Haugen, 100
Deanna Weniger: A recipe in redundancy
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Editorial: Celebrate diversity in your hometown
Nathan Hansen's column: Goodbye, Independent Town Pages
Chuck Brooks' column: A retiree’s thoughts begin to wander
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May 15, 2015
Student voices: Abby urges fellow students to be safe at prom
We have now entered May, and prom season is officially under way. Prom has long been held at high schools around the country as a celebration of the end of the school year and a final goodbye to seniors. It is a long lasting tradition often called “the best night of high...
May 15, 2015 - 8:00am
May 14, 2015
Chuck Brooks' column: Prom has changed over the years
Raise your hand if you went to Prom at some point in your high school existence. Actually, raise your hand if you went to Prom even after you graduated. That may sound strange to some of you, but then you’d be surprised if you showed up at Grand March on Saturday night. It’s not...
May 14, 2015 - 1:12pm
May 9, 2015
Andrea Langworthy's column: Scary, scary night
Early last Saturday morning, as I got back in bed, my husband blurted out that he didn’t think the apartment we’re moving to has air conditioning. “Why would you tell me this at two-thirty in the morning?” I asked. “Couldn’t it wait until eight or nine? When I get...
May 9, 2015 - 8:00am
May 8, 2015
Chuck Brooks' column: A lot to miss at Rosemount High School
If you’re reading this on Friday, May 8, 22 days now remain in my career. Life continues to be an emotional roller coaster as I head towards the finish of this phase of my life. Having put OnStage to bed, I get to simply teach from this point forward. I have small side...
May 8, 2015 - 8:00am
Nathan Hansen's column: I hope you're reading this in print
The first thing I did when I woke up Monday morning was pick up my phone to scroll through Instagram and Facebook and Twitter. I checked email and handled important business like checking in on my Clash of Clans village. All of which means I’d broken the rules of National...
May 8, 2015 - 8:00am
May 3, 2015
Student voices: Abby talks about test pressure
As a student looking at the end of my junior year, the stress is on to complete my graduation requirements and apply to colleges. Standardized tests are quickly approaching, and all the students and teachers are feeling the pressure. The ACT is one such test, both a graduation requirement...
May 3, 2015 - 8:00am
May 2, 2015
Andrea Langworthy's column: Time to let go
Even though my husband and I gave up on moving to assisted living, every time I looked around our house, all I saw was stuff and space. We spent over three months last year at a transitional care facility living in an area that was about four hundred square feet. What the heck do...
May 2, 2015 - 8:00am
May 1, 2015
Nathan Hansen's column: Luck is starting to turn around
I have a short and mostly undistinguished record when it comes to gambling and games of chance. Fortunately, I’ve learned over the years to accept my limits. My career as a handicapper of horses is marked by two significant wins, each of which brought me more than $200. One...
May 1, 2015 - 8:00am
April 30, 2015
City notes: City working towards sustainability
It’s not often that global issues come up before the Rosemount City Council. But last week, my colleagues and I approved a resolution calling on our residents, businesses, and institutions to celebrate Earth Day. It’s only reasonable for you to ask what we at the city are doing...
April 30, 2015 - 12:09pm
Chuck Brooks' column: Longtime OnStage partnership ends this weekend
It’s another week where I bring you with me by my side as I bring closure to another long-standing event in my life. OnStage. Once upon a time, 33 years ago…. I did NOT know anything about OnStage. I would learn about it during my first months of teaching, but the show itself...
April 30, 2015 - 12:02pm
April 26, 2015
Chuck Brooks' column: As retirement looms, the parade of 'lasts' picks up
Well, it seems like I am now in the midst of “lasts” more than at any point in this year. With a little over 30 days left in my career, I’m about to experience my final parent/teacher conferences. By the time you’re reading this, I probably already have. In the spring...
April 26, 2015 - 8:00am
April 25, 2015
Andrea Langworthy's column: Wedding preparations
My niece was married in Florida last Saturday. She’s my goddaughter, too, so I felt doubly bad I couldn’t go. Airplanes, hotels, all the “stuff” connected with traveling isn’t fun anymore. Add a wheelchair, feeding tube and its paraphernalia and it’s downright impossible....
April 25, 2015 - 8:00am
April 23, 2015
Nathan Hansen's column: The end is near. Get comfy.
Human beings are a disagreeable group. Give us a subject, no matter how trivial, and we will argue it. Create a list of the best movies of all time, and we will work ourselves into a frothing Internet rage about the indignities of excluding every single entry in the Police Academy...
April 23, 2015 - 12:00pm
April 20, 2015
Student voices: Plenty of horse sense
I’ve grown up surrounded by animals. From a young age, I loved dogs, cats, horses, cows, chickens, elephants, komodo dragons, even flying squirrels. Yes, I did once try to convince my parents to let me get a flying squirrel. They politely refused. I’d say I’ve had...
April 20, 2015 - 8:00am
April 19, 2015
Chuck Brooks' column: The horrors of the high school research paper
Without a doubt, it’s spring. I am in the throes of teaching the research paper to my sophomores. In my Honors Nine classes, we are just finishing up 1984 and about to start Huck Finn. The novel is far more fun to teach than the paper. Believe me. As the days continue to decrease...
April 19, 2015 - 8:00am