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Update: Two found dead in Rosemount home Friday
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
Parents learn how to detect teen drug use in Top Secret project
Minnesota roundup: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man; 5 more state news stories
Chili cook-off and family bingo night will raise funds for Leprechaun Days
crime and courts
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
Boys basketball: Another split brings Irish to 10-10
Swim and dive: Satnik, Toenges first against Shakopee
Girls hockey: Irish bow out to top seed Eastview
Gymnastics: Irish gear up for section meet against No. 1 North
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
How to decorate after the holiday season
arts and entertainment
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Margaret A. Raub, 92
Gene Barthel, 69
Jan E. Altenburg, 57
Boots Turek, 67
Chuck Brooks: Musings on what happens in between
Letter: Planes, trains, increased overall traffic and mining 24/7
Opinion: Minnesotans should have a more affordable choice for health insurance
Chuck Brooks: A day in the life of Willy
Chuck Brooks: Getting ideas from my brain to your news page
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July 8, 2010
MCA results are encouraging in District 196
The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District got a big-picture look at its performance on this year's Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment and teaching and learning director Steve Troen likes what he sees. District 196 students scored better than their peers statewide at all grade...
July 8, 2010 - 10:38am
May 20, 2010
Irish pay tribute to enlisted students
Rosemount High School has made a tradition of recognizing its student athletes as they commit to compete in college. Last week, RHS recognized...
May 20, 2010 - 3:18pm
May 13, 2010
District looks online to help advanced students
As it looks for ways to expand its offerings for high-achieving students Independent School District 196 is turning to the Internet to ensure new classes are available to the largest possible audience. The District 196 School Board heard proposals Monday for two new programs for...
May 13, 2010 - 11:22am
September 3, 2009
South suburban schools formally announce creation of new conference
As expected, the District 196 schools -- Rosemount, Apple Valley, Eagan and Eastview -- announced they were withdrawing from the Lake Conference. Along with several current Lake schools, and Prior Lake, the group will create the new 10-member South Suburban Conference beginning next...
September 3, 2009 - 10:58am
April 13, 2009
Board will interview 4 superintendent finalists
Two current superintendents and two district employees are still in the running for the top job in ISD 196. The ISD 196 board chose Lakeville superintendent Gary Amoroso and Stillwater superintendent Keith Ryskoski along with elementary education director Julie Olson and teaching...
April 13, 2009 - 8:14pm
February 2, 2009
ISD 196 to test SchoolConnects service on Monday night
Independent School District 196 is planning to make a test call of its new SchoolConnects notification service on the evening of Monday, Feb. 2. Parents or guardians of a District 196 student, should receive the recorded-message call from Superintendent John Currie. The district...
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
ISD 196 begins process of finding a new superintendent
The District 196 school board has taken its first steps to finding a replacement for outgoing school superintendent John Currie. On Monday, the board met with Sandy Gundlach of the Minnesota School Boards Association and started laying the foundations for the process of hiring a...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
District schools keep kids around
Students who live in the District 196 attendance area appear to be happy with the education they're getting at their public schools. The district announced last week that 88.6 percent of students who live in the district attend public schools. According to consultant Hazel Reinhardt...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
District 196 school superintendent announces retirement
School District 196 School Superintendent John Currie announced his retirement, effective at the end of the current school year. Currie, who has been with the district since 1995, will be with the district through June 30, 2009. "It has been an honor and a priveledge to serve this...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Voter's guide: House District 37B
We asked all candidates the same questions and gave them each 600 words to answer. They got to use those words however they thought was best. The questions are: 1. Why are you the best person to Represent District 37B in the Minnesota House of Representatives? 2. Transportation...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
District wants input on changes
If District 196 administrators hear the right things from teachers, parents and students in the next few weeks school days could look very different next fall at Rosemount schools. Superintendent John Currie is in the process of taking comments on a number of proposed changes at...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Democrats choose Sarvi to face Kline in District 2
The race for the Second District U.S. House seat will have have a distinctly military flavor this time around. On Saturday Minnesota Democrats chose Watertown resident Steve Sarvi to face incumbent John Kline in the November election. Kline is a retired Marine Colonel. Sarvi is an...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
February 14, 2008
District 196 School Board will interview 5 for vacant seat
The District 196 School Board, at its Feb. 11 meeting, announced the names of five finalists it will interview Feb. 25 to fill the remaining two years of the term vacated with the resignation of Bruce Endler in January. Sixteen district residents submitted applications for the v...
February 14, 2008 - 12:00am
January 31, 2008
Considering a caucus? Here's the first-timer's guide
Want political change? Well the opportunity starts Tuesday when Minnesotans get the chance to voice who their presidential favorites are to their parties. While it's just the beginning of the long election process, Super Tuesday is the first time residents of Minnesota and 21 other...
January 31, 2008 - 12:00am
January 21, 2008
Students solving problems
Close to 300 District 196 fourth and fifth graders got up early Saturday morning to show off the fruits of their inventive minds. The annual District 196 Inventors' Fair, sponsored by the district's gifted and talented programs, is a chance for students to research and find solutions...
January 21, 2008 - 12:00am