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Pet of the Week: Have room for Bo?
Looking back: Rosemount Depot served as emergency terminal because of flood
Minnesota Pollution Control recruiting water quality monitors
Summit on aging will be May 14 in Rosemount
DCTC students win SkillsUSA state titles
crime and courts
Girls lacrosse: Irish lose to Kennedy
Baseball: Irish scoreless at Eastview
Softball: Irish off to 4-1 start
Boys golf: Sweetman leads Irish to second place finish at first SSC meet
Boys track and field: Rosemount faces tough competition at Wayzata
Garage Sale Hunter MAP
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank, vs rosen
CP-46-32 dakota co. transprotation
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage vs Brown
97-159 EPOXY dakota co tranportation
BIDS 80-20 & 90-03 Dakota Co Transportation
Irene Jo Spaniol, 98
Marjorie Bester, 84
Joseph F. Ruhr, 96
Myron E. 'Mike' Napper, 89
Lorraine Gloria Kurtz, 87
Chuck Brooks' column: As retirement looms, the parade of 'lasts' picks up
Andrea Langworthy's column: Wedding preparations
Letter: School funding must improve
Nathan Hansen's column: The end is near. Get comfy.
Student voices: Plenty of horse sense
Get Out! Deals
July 5, 2010
Looking back: Work began on fractioning tower 50 years ago
25 years ago From the July 4, 1985 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Search for interim and permanent superintendents will begin soon And the search is on. District 196 Board of Education is trying to move quickly to fill the position of Superintendent William Force. Force...
July 5, 2010 - 3:09pm
April 27, 2010
DCTC students fare well at state skills competition
Five DCTC students in Technical Careers programs raked in gold at the 43rd Annual Minnesota SkillsUSA Championships Conference held April 9-11 at locations across the Twin Cities metro area. Andy Schmitt, 19, of Somerset, Wis., took first place in the Automotive Service Technology...
April 27, 2010 - 11:21am
Looking back: Two elementary schools were planned in '60
25 years ago From the April 25, 1985 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Filings close for school elections Every incumbent but one filed for re-election to local school boards, but they face opposition in all but two districts. Surprisingly, Districts 196 and 194 (Rosemount...
April 27, 2010 - 11:14am
April 26, 2010
Anonymous donor will match county parks donations
An anonymous donor has issued a friendly challenge: donate to Dakota County's forever wild friends by becoming a member before July 1, and he will match total contributions up to $1,000. "Bringing people together for a common cause," "creating a sense of stewardship" and "conserving...
news / outdoors / life
April 26, 2010 - 11:22am
Police report April 11-April 17
April 11 Underage consumption of alcohol, 18-21 years of age, 2400 block of 145th St. W. Disorderly conduct, 2900 block of 146th St. W. Party/noise violations, 14300 block of Bayberry Ct. Suspicious vehicle, 14200 block of Bayberry Tr. Careless driving, Concord Boulevard East...
crime and courts / news
April 26, 2010 - 11:18am
April 22, 2010
New group will support gifted students and their families
Janette Boik knows the kinds of challenges that exist for families with children who are academically advanced. That's why she got involved with the local chapter of the Minnesota Council of Gifted and Talented when she moved to Rosemount six years ago, and it's why she's involved...
news / education
April 22, 2010 - 11:33am
April 17, 2010
She sings for the love of it
After spending 15 minutes with Carol Opatrny, no one would believe her eager and continuous involvement in the Velvet Tones choir as anything...
April 17, 2010 - 7:26am
April 12, 2010
Gudmundson named interim sheriff in Steele County
Former Dakota County Sheriff Don Gudmundson has been selected sheriff again, this time in Steele County. At a special Steele County Board of Commissioners meeting Friday afternoon, the commissioners authorized county coordinator Dave Severson to begin contract negotiations...
April 12, 2010 - 2:41pm
April 6, 2010
Former sheriff a finalist for interim job in Steele County
Don Gudmundson, the longtime Dakota County Sheriff who retired from the county in February, is in the running to become the interim sheriff in Steele County. Gudmundson announced last summer he would not seek re-election in the fall of 2010. Then, in February, he announced he would...
April 6, 2010 - 8:46am
April 2, 2010
Looking back: Truck caught on fire near RFD parking lot in '60
25 years ago From the March 28, 1985 edition of the Dakota County Tribune All-Missota hockey players announced The Dakota County Tribune honors the hockey players chosen to the All-Missota Conference tea for the 1984-85 season. Rosemount Chris Berg: Berg, a 5'11", 185 senior...
April 2, 2010 - 7:31am
March 29, 2010
It's spring training time for Rosemount gardeners
Spring is an exciting time for baseball fans, with favorite players rounding into shape in sunnier climates. But this is also a big time of year for gardeners. With the weather warming and growing season fast approaching we took a minute to talk with Dakota County master gardener...
news / life
March 29, 2010 - 10:39am
March 28, 2010
More residents turning to plastic to pay bills
For some Dakota County residents, plastic has become the preferred way to make county payments. Dakota County residents who use the county libraries increasingly use credit cards to pay their fees and fines. In 2009, credit cards were used to make more than $201,000 in payments...
March 28, 2010 - 6:36am
March 26, 2010
Open house will answer foreclosure questions
The number of foreclosures in the county isn't going down. In fact, in the first two months of 2010 there have been more. In an effort to help residents on the brink of losing their homes the Dakota County Community Development Agency will host a free foreclosure counseling event...
March 26, 2010 - 10:50am
Your weekend: Spring egg hunt Saturday
March 26 Kids and parents book club The Robert Trail Library will host a one day book club for kids and parent at 3 p.m. March 26. Share the love of reading with your child by joining the book club designed especially for kids and their parents. Check the library for the book selection....
March 26, 2010 - 10:29am
March 25, 2010
Looking back: Brockway Glass made inquiries about Rosemount 50 years ago
25 years ago From the March 21, 1960 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Tera Johnson is Junior Miss Tera Johnson captured the Rosemount Junior Miss crown in the March 17 pageant at Apple Valley High School Theater. Runners-up were Lori Lach, first; Lisa Wittwer, second; and...
March 25, 2010 - 7:59am