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Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
Minnesotans tough on Franken incident
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
Franken no stranger to upsetting women
crime and courts
Irish athletes sign collegiate letters of intent
Rosemount football falls to Minnetonka
Skill, not luck, of the Irish? Rosemount swimmers win 7th-straight conference title
Sections sweep sends cross country teams to state
Irish volleyball advance with three-set win over Simley
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Celebrating Oktoberfest in Rosemount
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Wells Fargo Bank vs Sarah and Rodolfo Soria
Wells Fargo Bank vs. Jeremy Clegg
Wells Fargo Bank vs. Lynn Rathbun
Dakota Cty. AFB Western Service Center, Juvenile Service Center
Dakota County AFB 2017 Galaxie Library Renovation
Marlin W. Rechtzigel
Sharon Ann Priebe
Gale M. Sprute
Gale M. Sprute
Michael James Hofacker
Chuck Brooks viewpoint: Help start the holiday season, send off the RHS marching band
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Viewpoint: RHS Marching Band deserves our pride and thanks
Letter to the editor: Huusko is good for our schools
Chuck Brooks Viewpoint: Three books in, but will there be a fourth?
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crime and courts
April 21, 2012
Driver charged after high-speed chase
Peter Benton reportedly reached speeds up to 110 miles per hour earlier this month on Highway 3, but he couldn't drive himself out of trouble with the law. Rosemount police arrested Benton April 9 after he led an officer on a high-speed chase that started with some erratic driving. According...
April 21, 2012 - 8:00am
April 12, 2012
Police report: April 2 - April 7
April 2 Domestic disturbance, 14000 block of Cobbler Ave. Theft from vehicle, value $500 to $1,000, 15100 block of Canada Ave. Domestic disturbance, 14900 block of Chorley Ave. W. Predatory offender check, 3300 block of 148 St. W. Theft, take or use movable property without consent,...
April 12, 2012 - 11:00am
Gun threats lead to felony charges
An exchange that started with a mother trying to pick up her daughter from her ex-boyfriend escalated to threats made with a pistol and ultimately to felony assault charges against a 28-year-old Rosemount man. According to a complaint filed Monday in the Dakota County Attorney's...
April 12, 2012 - 10:46am
April 5, 2012
Armed standoff ends with felony charges
A standoff last month between Dakota County Sheriff's deputies and a 46-year-old Farmington man ended peacefully but with several charges against the man, who was described as drunk, possibly suicidal and in possession of a handgun. Deputies found Cameron Ackland at around 2:30...
April 5, 2012 - 8:00am
Police report: March 26 - April 1
March 26 Found bicycle, 2800 block of 145 St. W. Accident, hit and run, 15600 block of Cornell Tr. W. Violation of order for protection, 15500 block of Cornell Tr. W. March 27 Animal impound, 145 Street West and Biscayne Avenue Driving without a valid license, 145 Street West...
April 5, 2012 - 8:00am
March 31, 2012
Sheriff urges caution as warmer weather arrives
With the arrival of warmer weather, the Dakota County Sheriff Dave Bellows is warning residents to be on the lookout, as burglaries and related criminal activity tend to increase during this time. According to Bellows, 60 percent of the burglaries reported in 2001 occurred in southern...
March 31, 2012 - 8:00am
March 29, 2012
Driver charged with DWI
A Rochester man who told police he had been using the designer drug bath salts faces a series of criminal charges after he was spotted driving erratically in the Rosemount area. A Dakota County Sheriff's deputy stopped 47-year-old Michael Allan Andrist at around 10:30 p.m. after...
March 29, 2012 - 12:16pm
Police report: March 19 - March 25
March 19 Accident, motor vehicle, property damage, Connemara Trail and Crosscroft Avenue Harassment, 4400 block of Upper 156 St. W. Burglary, fourth degree, 13200 block of Crolly Path Found bicycle, 2800 block of 145 St. W. Animal complaint, 15700 block of Biscayne Ave. Suspicious...
March 29, 2012 - 11:12am
March 15, 2012
Police report: March 5 - March 11
March 5 Domestic disturbance, 1430 block of 145 St. E. Suspicious activity, 145 Street West and Robert Trail South March 6 Driving after license revocation, McAndrews Road and Robert Trail South Arrest warrant, 13300 block of Couchtown Ct. Disorderly conduct, 125 Street West...
March 15, 2012 - 10:36am
March 9, 2012
Police review finds no misconduct in DWI enforcement
A Rosemount Police Department review has found no evidence its night officers are too aggressively enforcing DWI stops. According to a memo to the city council, the review did not find any indication DWI enforcement is being conducted in an illegal or unethical manner. The investigation...
March 9, 2012 - 4:02pm
March 8, 2012
Police report: Feb. 27 - March 4
February 27 Death investigation, 15700 block of Cicerone Path Accident, motor vehicle damage, 3700 block of 150 St. W. February 28 Possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle, McAndrews Road West and Robert Trail South No license in possession, 145 Street West and Chippendale...
March 8, 2012 - 9:42am
March 5, 2012
Dakota, Washington and Ramsey counties team up to fight prescription-drug abuse
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput said the prospect of jail time alone is not enough curb the growth of prescription drug abuse. "I can...
March 5, 2012 - 8:52am
March 1, 2012
Police report: Feb. 13 - Feb. 26
February 20 Driving after license suspension, 147 Street West and Dundee Avenue Criminal damage, fourth degree, value $1 to $500, 13500 block of Dahlia Ct. Accident, motor vehicle damage, Connemara Trail and Evermoor Parkway February 21 Driving without insurance, McAndrews Road...
March 1, 2012 - 11:10am
February 27, 2012
Countywide DWI saturation nets 13 arrests in January
Extra Dakota County DWI enforcement campaigns in January resulted in 13 DWI arrests countywide. That number does not include the arrests made by officers that were working regular shifts for their cities. Dakota County is among Minnesota's top 13 counties with the highest number...
February 27, 2012 - 10:44am
February 24, 2012
Juvenile prosecutions were down last year in Rosemount
Young people in Rosemount got in less trouble last year than they did in 2010. The number of juveniles charged with crimes decreased from 75 in 2010 to 62 last year, according to statistics released last week by the Dakota County Attorney's office. The decrease is in keeping with...
February 24, 2012 - 11:18am