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MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
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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
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April 29, 2013
Rosemount clean-up day will be May 18
The city of Rosemount will hold its annual citywide clean-up day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 18 at Dakota County Technical College at 1300 145th Street East (Co. Road 42). This year the event will take place in the east parking lot instead of the west parking lot as it...
April 29, 2013 - 8:00am
April 27, 2013
DCTC recognized for green efforts
Dakota County Technical College was one of five Minnesota schools or school districts recognized Monday -- Earth Day -- for work done to increase energy efficiency. According to Johnson Controls, a manufacturer of products to increase energy efficiency, the recognized schools and...
April 27, 2013 - 8:00am
April 17, 2013
Tim Wynes will serve as interim DCTC President
Inver Hills Community College President Tim Wynes will serve as the interim president of Dakota County Technical College effective July 1. The...
April 17, 2013 - 2:34pm
April 11, 2013
Students get a chance to show their skills
SkillsUSA works to ensure America has a skilled workforce. On Saturday, high school and technical college students from around Minnesota showed...
April 11, 2013 - 10:14am
March 14, 2013
Study: DCTC has big impact on area
Dakota County Technical College on Monday released the results of a study that estimates the annual economic impact of DCTC on the regional economy to be $162 million and 1,554 jobs. "In addition to focusing on the success of our students, Dakota County Technical College plays a...
March 14, 2013 - 1:35pm
February 6, 2013
Event brightens smiles free of charge
Sitting in a chair, mouth wide open, isn't the most fun way to spend a Saturday. But for 36 children in Dakota County that was at least part...
February 6, 2013 - 2:21pm
January 24, 2013
Grant makes way for DCTC to partner with company
A grant through the Minnesota Jobs Skills Partnership grant has made way for a partnership that will provide training to Materials Processing Corporation employees at Dakota County Technical College. MPC helps businesses recycle and dispose of equipment. The company is headquartered...
January 24, 2013 - 8:00am
January 17, 2013
Want a YMCA in Rosemount? Now is the time to say so
Leaders at the city of Rosemount and Dakota County Technical College have an interest in helping bring a YMCA to Rosemount, but they need to know if residents and students want one. In the coming weeks, two phone surveys will go out to residents and DCTC students. The results will...
January 17, 2013 - 8:00am
December 20, 2012
Autism symposium offers much-needed information
Transitioning from high school to life beyond is a big experience for everyone. For kids on the autism spectrum, it's that much tougher. They have all the same questions. Go right to work? Go to college? Is a two-year or a four-year school a better option? But on top of that, they...
December 20, 2012 - 10:19am
November 29, 2012
Lessons from someone at the top of her game
Nancy Shoemake doesn't just want to teach her students the skills of accounting. She wants to give them the connections to go out and find a...
November 29, 2012 - 11:40am
New arboretum is in the planning stages at DCTC
Over the summer, Chris Hayes travelled around Minnesota to several arboretums. He was gathering ideas. The Dakota County Technical College grants and sustainability coordinator had an idea for the campus and he wanted to see how feasible it was. It turns out, establishing an accredited...
November 29, 2012 - 8:00am
October 4, 2012
DCTC receives state technology grant
More than $1.2 million in new equipment was awarded to Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to support education and training in occupations urgently requiring larger workforces.This funding was made possible by state appropriation and matching funds from businesses around the...
October 4, 2012 - 8:00am
September 17, 2012
DCTC invites community to discover its campus
Although Rosemount is growing out toward Dakota County Technical College, director of institutional advancement Erin Edlund knows there are still a lot of residents who have not been out to the campus. DCTC would like to change that, and so on Sept. 22 they will host a community-outreach...
September 17, 2012 - 8:00am
August 3, 2012
DCTC set to prepare students for luxury careers
Working in luxury may not seem like a possibility, but Dakota County Technical College instructor Rosalee Lee would tell you it is. And DCTC has created a new program to prepare people to work there. The school's new spa and resort management program will begin this fall and Lee...
August 3, 2012 - 9:17am
August 2, 2012
Xcel Energy grants DCTC $10,000
The Dakota County Technical College Foundation received a $10,000 grant from Xcel Energy to fund scholarships in the college's Electrical Lineworker program. The grant was made through the Education focus area for Xcel Energy's corporate giving, part of the company's effort to support...
August 2, 2012 - 9:28am