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Night to Unite coming up Tuesday
City approves sidewalk, parking lot, school projects
Dedicated volunteers bring life to Leprechaun Days
Swimathon raises nearly $16,000
New carnival to highlight Midsummer Faire
crime and courts
Pipers salvage a split of Family Day doubleheader
Legion baseball: Pitching gets Rosemount back to sub-district semifinals
Irish Gym: On a mission to condition
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Capra three-peats at Run for the Gold
RHS student earns Eagle rank
Senior food program seeks more participation
Laps for Lars
Local Muslims observe Ramadan with fasting, prayers
Run for the Gold is July 23
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank vs Mord
TCF National Bank, vs Travers
PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST
NOTICE OF CANDIDATE
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Lila S. Haugen, 100
Melanie Kaiser, 52
Loneal Lee Poole, 83
Editorial: Celebrate diversity in your hometown
Nathan Hansen's column: Goodbye, Independent Town Pages
Chuck Brooks' column: A retiree’s thoughts begin to wander
Letter to the editor: MnSCU funding is important locally
Abby Linnett's column: Abby's on her way
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March 26, 2015
CDA Executive Director Mark Ulfers terminated after complaints filed
The Dakota County Community Development Agency’s board terminated executive director Mark Ulfers earlier this month following employee complaints. The agency’s board, which consists of the Dakota County Board of Commissioners, made the decision unanimously after a closed...
March 26, 2015 - 10:06am
March 22, 2015
Looking back: Trains had trouble staying on the tracks 50 years ago
50 years ago From the March 18, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune New press next week, new paper size If plans go as scheduled, this will be the last week this newspaper will be printed “letterpress.” A letterpress operation is where metal slugs are...
March 22, 2015 - 8:00am
March 19, 2015
Pet of the Week: Bring home something sweet
This week’s Pet of the Week is Cupcake, a 1-year-old long-haired female. She is, appropriately, a very sweet cat who likes to be around people....
March 19, 2015 - 12:40pm
Rosemount food shelf will offer senior nutrition program
Starting in April, the 360 Communities Rosemount Family Resource Center will provide nutrition assistance to seniors through a Second Harvest Heartland program. The Rosemount Family Resource Center will offer the Nutrition Assistance Program for Seniors. The program provides...
March 19, 2015 - 8:00am
March 18, 2015
Adult felony prosecutions up in Rosemount area
The number of adults prosecuted for felony-level offenses increased in both Farmington and Rosemount last year, mirroring a trend countywide. Throughout Dakota County adult felony prosecutions grew by about 1 percent from 2013 to 2014, from 1,545 to 1,565. Locally, the...
News/crime and courts
March 18, 2015 - 12:35pm
March 8, 2015
Looking back: Could you support buying butter for communists?
50 years ago From the March 4, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Farmington meets with Commercial Club Farmington City Council held a special meeting Wednesday, Feb. 28, to confer with Commercial Club members about street lighting in the downtown area. “The...
March 8, 2015 - 8:00am
March 6, 2015
Dakota County warning siren policy changes
Because of what has been described as outdoor warning siren “fatigue,” city and county emergency managers in Dakota County, following a recommendation from the National Weather Service, have changed their policy regarding when outdoor warning sirens are activated. In the...
March 6, 2015 - 8:00am
March 5, 2015
Dakota County third in gun permits
Minnesota sheriffs reported to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension that 43,315 permits were applied for to carry handguns in the state in 2014. That was down nearly one-third from the number issued in 2013. Dakota County ranked third among the top five counties issuing...
March 5, 2015 - 12:52pm
February 26, 2015
Ag department will host meeting on emerald ash borer for Dakota County residents
With Emerald Ash Borer in the door, residents of Dakota County have some things to think about. On March 5, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture will host a meeting about the pest. The meeting, which will take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Eagan Municipal Center, will...
February 26, 2015 - 12:23pm
February 6, 2015
Ashley Conrade pleads guilty for her roles in the deaths of Anarae Schunk and Palagor Jobi
Ashley Conrade, 25, pled guilty today in Dakota County Court for aiding and abetting an offender after the fact in the deaths of Anarae Schunk and Palagor Jobi. As part of the plea agreement, Conrade will serve 15 years in prison for her role in the two murders. She has also agreed...
February 6, 2015 - 3:41pm
Panel will talk about civil rights
Susan Follett grew up in Mississippi during the 1960s but it wasn’t until after college that she learned about the civil rights struggles that...
February 6, 2015 - 12:45pm
February 5, 2015
Driver charged after high-speed chase
A high-speed chase last month that started in Coates ended with a car in a field and a driver in jail. A Dakota County Sheriff’s deputy was patrolling around 11:45 p.m. Jan. 9 when he saw a car weaving over the centerline and driving above the 55 mile per hour speed limit....
News/crime and courts
February 5, 2015 - 12:32pm
January 29, 2015
High-speed rail plans progress
The proposed Zip Rail project took a small step forward last week with the release of the final scoping document. The document describes the purpose and need for a high-speed rail project and identifies a number of possible routes between Rochester and the Twin Cities. Presently,...
January 29, 2015 - 12:26pm
January 22, 2015
Chamber program aims to enrich professional and personal lives of women
The Dakota County Regional Chamber has held its annual Women’s Conference for five years. It’s a popular event that’s well attended. ...
January 22, 2015 - 12:56pm
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