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Marching Irish earn class championship at national competition
Student history projects will help celebrate 100 years of Rosemount High School
Dakota County Historical society seeking stories from World War I era
Volunteers team up to conserve space along Mississippi River
Independent Town Pages Election Guide: Rosemount City Council, Dakota County Board of Commissioners
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football, Week 8: Irish upset No. 2 North in triple OT for sub-district title
Girls soccer: Irish qualify for first state tournament in 19 years
Girls soccer: Irish one game from state
Swim & dive: Irish 10th, Tigers 12th at True Team state meet
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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Wells Fargo Bank, vs Royce
Wells Fargo Bank, vs Mord
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NOTICE OF ELECTION
Margaret F. Enkkeli, 87
Ruth N. Eielr, 98
Milton W. Dunwell, 90
Margie Janis Olson, 85
Forum Communications Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter: Youth in politics
Letter: Democrat candidates are unethical, untrustworthy
Letter: Clausen unwavering in support for children with autism
Letter: Vanessa Demuth cares about water quality in Rosemount
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October 11, 2014
Andrea Langworthy's column: A well-deserved serving of humble pie
A couple of weeks ago, I spent five days in the hospital. Pneumonia. Not the contagious type but one that results from aspirating food. Instead of going where it was supposed to, whatever I ate, morsel or mouthful, missed its target and went into my lung. The nurses on the fifth...
October 11, 2014 - 8:00am
June 21, 2014
Andrea Langworthy's column: Everyone's a critic
When someone is oblivious to the obvious, unaware of something that’s been highly publicized or touted we might ask if the person has been living under a rock. That’s what I wondered about myself last Saturday after my husband and I finished watching the movie, “Goodfellas.”...
June 21, 2014 - 8:00am
June 19, 2014
Nathan Hansen's column:There's no shortage of heroes
There is a movie coming out later this summer that prominently features some sort of tree creature and a talking space-raccoon. It’s called Guardians of the Galaxy, and it’s based on a comic book I’ve never read. One I’d never heard of until people started about making it...
June 19, 2014 - 12:46pm
May 25, 2014
Chuck Brooks' column: Memorial weekend stirs memories
Memorial Day weekend. Sweetness. A three-day weekend. Thirteen days left in the school year. Perhaps the weather will begin to feel like spring as we are now less than a month from the official start to summer. What does Memorial Day weekend bring for you in the way of memories...
May 25, 2014 - 8:00am
May 24, 2014
Andrea Langworthy's column: For Sandra with thanks
Many years ago, I saw a sign that read, “If you can read this, thank a teacher.” I could read it but did nothing about it. In fact, I never gave it another thought. Until recently, that is, when I learned May is Teacher Appreciation Month. I attended Catholic grade schools...
May 24, 2014 - 8:00am
March 16, 2014
Andrea Langworthy's column: The lesson of the fruit flys
Every year about this time, my boss put the salespeople on notice. There would be a mandatory meeting that afternoon at such-and-such a time. We all knew what that meant. He planned to get us enthused about the spring market. After a winter of cleaning snow off cars, scraping...
March 16, 2014 - 8:00am
Chuck Brooks' column: A major milestone for Mr. Brooks
Drum roll, please. Last week, I shared with you an important date from my past. This week, on March 14, a landmark day for two reasons. Reason number one: Trimester Two is ending today. This is a day normally intended JUST for teachers. Students were originally scheduled to...
March 16, 2014 - 8:00am
March 9, 2014
Student voices: Why are we who we are?
I look at things at a different way than most people. I constantly find myself asking the question: “why?” I don’t know if I tend to think of things more in depth than people or I just don’t know as much as other people but I am constantly wondering why things work,...
March 9, 2014 - 8:00am
March 8, 2014
Chuck Brooks' column: Memories of Mom on the anniversary of her death
We all have events in our lives that shape who we become and where we go in life. The death of a parent usually is one of those moments that brings all of life to an abrupt halt. March 7 marks the 29th year of my mother’s passing. I’ve shared her multiple times here with you....
March 8, 2014 - 8:00am
March 7, 2014
Nathan Hansen's column: You win, winter; now go away
There has been no shortage of complaining about this winter we are currently experiencing. This winter that, it sometimes feels, will linger on into spring, elbow its way past summer and make itself comfortable on a bed of fall leaves right up to the point it laps itself like...
March 7, 2014 - 8:00am
March 6, 2014
Andrea Langworthy: An award-worthy evening
The big buildup to Sunday night’s Oscars began the Monday before when my husband and I planned the menu for the upcoming broadcast. It ended Sunday afternoon with the start of the red carpet show, the prelude to the television event I have said is as special to me as my birthday. ...
March 6, 2014 - 11:49am
February 28, 2014
Nathan Hansen's column: It was a gold-medal celebration
For 17 days this month some of the greatest athletes in the world gathered in Sochi, Russia to showcase their athletic abilities. To come together in the spirit of friendly competition and push to the very limits a human being’s ability to balance on slippery surfaces. The...
February 28, 2014 - 11:42am
February 15, 2014
Andrea Langworthy's column: Happy birthday, Facebook
In honor of its 10th birthday, Facebook sent gifts to its members — a video tableau of photos and most-liked posts from the member’s page, the present is set to music and lasts a minute. Once the gift is opened, recipients can share it with their friends on the social media site. ...
February 15, 2014 - 8:00am
February 10, 2014
Student voices: Happiness isn't all about money
About this time last year, when I was a junior in high school, I decided I was really interested in doing PSEO. PSEO stands for post-secondary enrollment option. A couple of my friends chose PSEO and loved it so I got a little more information and eventually decided to enroll. PSEO...
February 10, 2014 - 8:00am
February 9, 2014
Chuck Brooks' column: Teaching goes beyond what's on the curriculum
It’s finally February. I thought January would never end. In 32 years, I’ve never had to listen to talk of “adding student-contact” days. It’s been surreal on some levels. I’ve heard from some former students who are now freshmen in college, and they can’t believe school...
February 9, 2014 - 8:00am