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A marathon without the miles
RPD welcomes its newest officer
DCTC breaks ground for second phase of remodel
City fires police officer after closed session
City declines to revisit mosque decision
crime and courts
Volleyball: Ready for the stretch run
Girls soccer: Two more in the win column
Boys soccer: In the SSC title hunt
Girls tennis: Irish claim opener in 3AA tourney
Swim and dive: Irish three-peat in 3AA
Shannon Park storage sheds get an Eagle makeover
Rosemount lottery ticket is a $25,000 winner
Library plans reading incentive program focused on sports
Fire departments plan open houses
arts and entertainment
ORD. NO B-249
LAKES CARLSON QUIGLEY
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., vs Martin
Homeservices Lending, vs Schmitz
JUVENILE SERVICES BID
Robert Lee Monson, 78
Scott Finden, 55
Jennifer Perkins, 42
Debra Olynyk, 57
Joyce (Amdahl) Kindem
Chuck Brooks' Column: Enlisting a little help to keep things clean
Editorial: Community on display at homecoming
Faith Notes: Jesus — our garbage can
Deanna Weniger's Column: Mysteries of tech
Nathan Hansen's Column: Risque invite, or Southwest treat?
Nitrate levels cause concerns in Dakota County wells
Tim Figge won’t let his grandchildren drink water from his home. Like a growing number of Minnesotans, the Dakota County resident has seen the nitrate level in his private well water increase to unsafe heights. In 1988, nitrate in his well at his home registered below 1 milligram...
News / government
September 10, 2015 - 6:14am
August 28, 2015
County's electronic-crimes unit is coming on strong
In 2013, Roger Holland told police he found his pregnant wife, Margorie, dead at the foot of the stars of their Apple Valley home. Right away,...
News / crime and courts
August 28, 2015 - 10:24am
August 20, 2015
Dakota County Fair Photos
Check out our photos from the last week at the Dakota County Fair.
Life / events
August 20, 2015 - 1:46pm
August 16, 2015
Looking back: Governor helped celebrate centennial at 1965 fair
50 years ago From the Aug. 12, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Second story added to Dakota County Electric The expansion program at the Dakota County Electric Co-op is well underway. Berglund & Johnson, Minneapolis, general contractors, are erecting...
August 16, 2015 - 8:00am
August 13, 2015
Editorial: Expand fishing options on the Vermillion River
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is considering a change to fishing rules on the Vermillion River. They hope to draw more people to the aquatic and wildlife management areas near Farmington. We think it’s a great idea. The DNR has put a lot of time and effort...
opinion / editorials
August 13, 2015 - 1:09pm
August 2, 2015
Looking back: 'Bounding Rubes' were a big fair attraction in 1940
50 years ago From the July 29, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune 4-H building addition nearly complete The county 4-H building addition at the Dakota County Fairgrounds at Farmington nears completion. Melvin Mahler of South St. Paul with the cement contractors...
August 2, 2015 - 8:00am
July 19, 2015
Looking back: 'Electrified cow visited in 1940
50 years ago From the July 15, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Centennial Fair premium books being distributed The Dakota County Centennial “Free” Fair premium book comprising 175 pages in a special issue was ready for distribution July 12. A total...
July 19, 2015 - 8:00am
July 16, 2015
July 4th shotgun incident results in charges
A 52-year-old Rosemount man has been charged with one count of intentionally discharging a firearm that endangered the safety of another and recklessly discharging a firearm following a Fourth of July incident. According to a complaint filed in the Dakota County Attorney’s...
News / crime and courts
July 16, 2015 - 12:17pm
July 12, 2015
Looking back: County population was 40,000 in 1940
50 years ago From the July 8, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount educator electrocuted in July 4 home flag raising The elementary director of the Rosemount public school system, Raymond O. Waldon, 34, met instant death by electrocution in a July...
July 12, 2015 - 8:00am
July 9, 2015
Pet of the Week: Zoe 101
Zoe is an elegant 2-year-old tuxedo cat who is looking for a new forever home. She is very friendly, affectionate and playful, with short, silky...
July 9, 2015 - 12:44pm
Pictures, not poultry at the Dakota County Fair
You will find photos, not feathers, in the poultry barn at the year’s Dakota County Fair. With a statewide ban on poultry exhibitions...
News / region
July 9, 2015 - 11:40am
June 25, 2015
Pet of the Week: Sweet as a Cupcake
Cupcake is a very sweet and mild mannered 1-year-old long-haired cat. She loves attention and just wants to be wherever the people are. She can...
June 25, 2015 - 2:23pm
Spring Lake Park trail extension still cause for concern
Last spring, a handful of landowners near Spring Lake Park fought Dakota County in meetings, behind closed doors and in court. The county wanted...
News / government
June 25, 2015 - 12:15pm
June 21, 2015
Looking back: Washing machine mishap injures woman in 1940
50 years ago From the June 17, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Education association names officers Rosemount Education Association elected officers recently for the coming year. Those taking office beginning in September include: president, Keith Schroeder...
June 21, 2015 - 8:00am
June 18, 2015
Pet of the Week: You could throw Bella the ball
Bella is a 2-year-old shepherd who was found as a stray. She weighs about 50 pounds and is a very nice girl. She is good with kids and dogs over 20 pounds, but she doesn’t get along well with cats. The fee to adopt Bella is $300. For more information call Angela at 651-451-7603...
June 18, 2015 - 4:05pm