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Rosemount High School students spread happiness, one kind act at a time
Dakota County Technical College receives grant from Walser Foundation
Leprechaun Days committee reorganizes
Dakota County third in gun permits
District 196 college fair is March 16
crime and courts
Section 3AAAA girls basketball: Irish advance past East Ridge
Wrestling: Hedin achieves perfection
Girls basketball: Irish upset Shakopee, move on to section tournament
Boys basketball: Apple Valley Eagles take out Irish
Boys swimming and diving: Irish will be represented at state meet
Family Fun Fest is coming Feb. 27
arts and entertainment
TCF National Bank vs Thera
HSBC Mortgage Services, Inc vs Caldon
Westview Manor Condo vs Roberts
COUNTY PROJECT 64-22
Betty Ann "Bobby" Kehlenbeck, 79
Michael M. Murgic, 84
Violet J. Johnson, 89
John D. Rydberg, 58
Faith notes: Lent is a time to let God in
Editorial: Minnesota FoodShare Month important for area food shelves
Chuck Brooks' column:Find something you love to do
Andrea Langworthy's column: Zoom!
City notes: Rosemount City Council looking for feedback on recreation facilities
Get Out! Deals
January 29, 2015
Longtime sergeant hangs up his badge
Sgt. John Sommers loves working as a police officer. While there have been ups and downs over his 29-year law enforcement career, Sommers said he couldn’t imagine having done anything else. “I absolutely love the career,” said Sommers. The fact he still loves working...
January 29, 2015 - 10:25am
January 26, 2015
Red Bulls deployment to Liberia cancelled
The quick decline of the Ebola outbreak means the deployment of the 34th Infantry Division scheduled for this spring has been cancelled. The United State Department of Defense made the announcement on Friday, stating that the deployment was no longer necessary. "The Department...
January 26, 2015 - 12:08pm
January 25, 2015
Looking back: Golden Glove tournament was on the schedule 75 years ago
50 years ago From the Jan. 21, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Council appoints Howe assessor in Rosemount Gil Howe, V.A. hospital employee, was appointed assessor for Rosemount Village at the first meeting of the year. Howe is the first assessor to be...
January 25, 2015 - 8:00am
January 22, 2015
A changing of the guard
The Rosemount City Council honored Sgt. John Sommers for his nearly 30 years of service Tuesday evening. Sommers, who has worked for the Rosemount Police Department since 1986, will retire Jan. 30. A more detailed story about Sommers’ career will run on the Town Pages website...
January 22, 2015 - 2:19pm
Police report: Jan. 12 to Jan. 18
January 12 Property damage, accident, 153rd Street West and Danville Avenue Damage to property, fourth degree, 13100 block of Danube Lane January 13 Driving after license revocation, 3700 block of 150th St. Property damage, accident, 146th Street West and Canada...
news / crime and courts
January 22, 2015 - 1:14pm
Southern Dakota County Sportsmen's Club wild game dinner Saturday
When the Southern Dakota County Sportsmen’s Club holds its annual wild game dinner, picky eaters need not apply. The group’s annual fundraiser arrives every year with a menu nearly guaranteed to feature something guests have never tried before, even if they’ve been regulars...
January 22, 2015 - 12:21pm
January 21, 2015
Star Wars Extravaganza draws a large crowd
Star Wars Extravaganza drew more than 1,000 people to the Rosemount Community Center Jan. 17. The event featured a variety of activities including make-your-own droid, Legos, light saber fun and the opportunity to meet some of the characters from the Star Wars franchise. Members...
January 21, 2015 - 2:18pm
January 16, 2015
Military notes: Airman Michael S. Pistulka
Air Force Airman Michael S. Pistulka, the grandson of Rosemount resident Cletus and Marlys Pistulka, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in...
January 16, 2015 - 8:00am
January 15, 2015
Police report: Jan.5 to Jan. 11
January 5 Theft by swindle, 14800 block of Covington Ave. Theft by swindle, 14800 block of Covington Ave. Theft by swindle, 14800 block of Covington Ave. Domestic, husband/wife, 2200 block of 140th St. W. Domestic, verbal, 3400 block of 131st St. W. January 6 ...
news / crime and courts
January 15, 2015 - 11:50am
Farmington author will speak at Robert Trail Library Tuesday
This past summer John Sheehan published his first novel, The Fifth Seed. Already, the Farmington resident has several more books in the works. Finishing his first book was a labor of love. In fact, it took Sheehan a decade to finish it. The Fifth Seed tells the story of...
January 15, 2015 - 11:31am
Star Wars Extravaganza will return Saturday
When asked how he feels about the upcoming Star Wars Extravaganza, organizer John Loch responded, “darn good.” As things fall in line, Loch believes the 2015 Star Wars Extravaganza will be another great event. This year’s event will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. Jan. 17...
January 15, 2015 - 11:07am
Teen has a passion for helping others
Kaitlyn Stock has a dream to one day open up a shelter for women and children who are victims of domestic violence. It’s a noble dream, especially considering Kaitlyn is just 15 years old. Even now, the Rosemount High School sophomore is hard at work helping people in those...
January 15, 2015 - 10:56am
January 11, 2015
Looking back: Man killed in automobile-train collision 50 years ago
50 years ago From the Jan. 7, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Boy is first Farmington baby born in 1965 The Tribune’s first baby-of-the-year title goes to Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Myers of 920 Third St., Farmington. The new baby Kenneth checked in at 8 pounds...
January 11, 2015 - 8:00am
January 8, 2015
Construction will disrupt parking on Cameo Avenue
The site of the new activity center and senior housing project on the corner of Highway 3 and 143rd Street is tight now, and as more equipment and building materials come in it’s only going to get more compacted. To address the issue, the Rosemount City Council approved limited...
January 8, 2015 - 2:32pm
Independent film to play in Rosemount
This past November, Kim Flynn flew to Austin, Texas for her first film Festival. She wanted to see a film called Amira and Sam because one of her favorite actors, Paul Wesley, is in it. “I absolutely loved it,” said Flynn of the film. The film tells the story of Sam,...
January 8, 2015 - 8:00am