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MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
Nighttime delays at Hwy 52 Cannon Falls interchange
crime and courts
Boys lacrosse: Irish newcomers show they're ready to step in
Track and field: Irish pile up 21 golds at home triangular
Softball: Bats break out against Centennial
Girls lacrosse: Irish split non-conference games
Baseball: Pitchers pack a punch against Blaze, Eagles
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
State Theatre rustles up cowboy tunes
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Upcoming Events: Friends of the Robert Trail Library Book Sale, ABBASolutely Fab
arts and entertainment
WELLS FARGO VS BONNIE MECHURA MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE
TCF BANK VS JOHN & KOSETTE GILLIS-MF
BIDS PARKING IMPROVEMENTS
Ronald F. Zeroth, 81
Thomas J. Murphy, 64
Eileen "Betty" Carlson
Sandra Elaine "Sandi" Smith, 69
Chuck Brooks: Rosemount's big graduation, biking and other thoughts
Pat Rupp: Flying by the seat of his pants
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Viewpoint: To reach potential, southeast MN needs better broadband
Real Estate Showcase
June 19, 2016
Letter to the editor: MnSCU funding is important locally
To the editor, As part of the ongoing negotiations to reconvene for a special session, Governor Mark Dayton released a list of conditions for a special session. I was glad to see the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system operating support budget on the list. As members...
June 19, 2016 - 6:00am
April 22, 2016
Technical college foundation names award winners
The Dakota County Technical College Foundation has named its 2016 Award recipients. Each recipient was nominated by peers and selected by a 12-person committee. The recipients will be honored at the DCTC Foundation’s True Brew Gala on April 28, 2016. Held at Brackett’s Crossing...
April 22, 2016 - 5:57am
December 11, 2015
Knitting project keeps many heads warm
When Valerie Root started knitting a winter hat in July of 2014, she had no idea that a mere 17 months later, she would have 379 handmade hats...
December 11, 2015 - 9:01am
October 8, 2015
DCTC breaks ground for second phase of remodel
With the approval of a bonding bill in June, Dakota County Technical College is finally able to move forward with Phase II of its Transportation...
October 8, 2015 - 6:00am
August 7, 2015
Mobile pantry offers DCTC students food
A year ago, the Open Door Mobile Pantry started to make bi-weekly trips to Dakota County Technical College. The idea was to provide help to students when and if they needed it. “The mobile pantry has done well for us. It’s a great opportunity for students and their families to...
August 7, 2015 - 11:46am
July 23, 2015
New faces bring verve to Rosemount's Relay for Life
Kerstyn Cafarelli has a lot of energy and even more ideas. So when the Rosemount Relay for Life found itself in need of a leader, her energy...
July 23, 2015 - 1:18pm
June 25, 2015
Wynes named permanent president of DCTC
After nearly two years on the job, Tim Wynes has been named the permanent president of Dakota County Technical College. Effective July 1, Wynes will serve as the shared president of DCTC and Inver Hills Community College. The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of...
June 25, 2015 - 12:38pm
June 17, 2015
World War II veteran receives honorary degree from DCTC
Without a high school diploma or college degree, Harold Gifford has accomplished more than most. The retired Air Force Lieutenant Colonel served...
June 17, 2015 - 11:24am
June 15, 2015
Special sessions provides funding for DCTC renovations
The Minnesota Legistlature Special Session turned out to be a boon for Dakota County Technical College. With the approval of a bonding bill, DCTC will receive the funds for its Phase II Transportation and Emerging Technologies Project. The money will pay for extensive renovation...
June 15, 2015 - 2:39pm
April 30, 2015
DCTC Horticulture Department plant sale May 7 - May 9
The Dakota County Technical College greenhouse is a happy place. It’s sunny, warm and full of life. Tables full of tenderly cared-for...
April 30, 2015 - 11:42am
April 23, 2015
DCTC students win SkillsUSA state titles
A total of 54 Dakota County Technical College students competed in the SkilllsUSA state competition held April 11-12 at DCTC and the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel in Bloomington. DCTC students competed against other colleges in Minnesota and placed 21 times with six gold medal winners....
April 23, 2015 - 12:22pm
April 2, 2015
DCTC adds brewing program to its offerings this fall
Beer is fun. However, brewing beer, especially at production scale, is a scientific and skilled process. Just like any other industry, beer-makers need an adept workforce. At least in the Midwest, there’s a shortage of educational opportunities to create that workforce. ...
April 2, 2015 - 11:38am
March 26, 2015
Legislators support DCTC project
The Dakota County Technical College Transportation Technologies project bonding request seemed to be in the bag last year. The school had been awarded $7.23 million for phase I of the project in 2012 and phase II had the support of local legislators. But as sometimes happens...
March 26, 2015 - 11:31am
March 5, 2015
Dakota County Technical College receives grant from Walser Foundation
The Dakota County Technical College Foundation recently received a Walser Foundation grant for $8,100 to purchase automotive equipment and fund scholarships for students in the automotive technician program. The grant funds will be used to purchase one GM MDI factory interface...
March 5, 2015 - 1:04pm
February 26, 2015
Charting the Future coming back to Dakota County Technical College
Dakota County Technical College will kick off the second set of Charting the Future Gallery Walks March 4. Ultimately, the Minnesota State Colleges and University system will host 39 events across the state. Charting the Future is a MNSCU initiative that spans all 31 colleges...
February 26, 2015 - 10:51am