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Boys lacrosse: No. 8 Irish win sixth in a row
Baseball: Pipers start season 2-0
Softball: Irish advance past East Ridge
PHOTOS: Irish take off at Thelen Classic
Girls Track and Field: Irish sixth at True Team state meet
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Away they go: Irish Way draws a crowd
PHOTOS: Prom night in Farmington and Rosemount
Garage Sale Map Hunter
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Townhouses of Shannon Association vs Kelly
Lynn C. Mitchell, 54
Leona Tussing, 82
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
Roger D. Duff, 88
Wayne A. Briesacher, 78
Viewpoint: Public input, expertise benefits Rosemount
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Viewpoint: Kick off summer with art, music and dance
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Chuck Brooks: Ready to hit the road on new bike
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November 11, 2015
Enrollment will continue to grow
Rosemount schools can expect continued growth in enrollment through at least the 2020-21 school year according to projections discussed Monday by the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board. Student information supervisor Kim Ries said enrollment in K-12 programs, which is 27,285...
November 11, 2015 - 10:54am
August 20, 2015
New school bus facility on hold for now
The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District is delaying, at least for a few months, its plans to build a new transportation facility in Apple Valley. The district has received a 90-day extension on the city of Apple Valley’s consideration of its plan. It will use that time...
August 20, 2015 - 9:59am
August 7, 2015
Six have filed for school board race
There will be at least two people on the outside looking in when voters in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District choose school board members in November. With more than half of this year’s filing period past there are six candidates signed up to compete for four available...
August 7, 2015 - 10:59am
June 17, 2013
School board filing period opens July 30
Rosemount residents interested in a spot on the District 196 School Board might want to start working on their campaign speeches. The board on Monday set July 30 as the first day residents can file an affidavit of candidacy for this year's election. The filing period will continue...
June 17, 2013 - 7:42am
Rosemount High School debaters scramble to prepare for nationals
A season of limited preparation time and conflicting schedules is ending in perhaps the most appropriate way for Rosemount High School debaters Wesley Just and Andrew Hanson: with a rushed, mostly unexpected trip to the National Forensics League national tournament this weekend in...
June 17, 2013 - 7:11am
June 14, 2013
Rosemount School District will survey residents about programs, finances
Rosemount residents may get a phone call later this month asking them what they think about their school district. Independent School District 196 has hired Decision Resources to conduct the survey of 400 randomly selected district residents. The survey will gauge resident satisfaction...
June 14, 2013 - 7:33am
June 13, 2013
Superintendent gets a 2 percent raise
Independent School District 196 superintendent Jane Berenz will get a 2 percent raise effective July 1 that will bring her salary to $195,840. The new contract approved Monday also includes a 2 percent increase in the district's contribution for health care expenses and the addition...
June 13, 2013 - 9:36am
June 3, 2013
Saturday was graduation day at Rosemount High School
The threat of rain forced Rosemount High School's graduation exercises inside Saturday night, but that didn't diminish the excitement of the...
June 3, 2013 - 10:00am
May 16, 2013
For students, a sobering reminder before prom
Rosemount High School held a mock car crash Thursday morning, providing a graphic reminder to juniors and seniors of what can happen if they...
May 16, 2013 - 11:01am
March 30, 2013
Bond refunding could save Rosemount district $1 million
The District 196 School Board approved a bond refunding last week that is expected to save the district $1.3 million over the next 10 years. School board members voted at a March 21 workshop meeting to give finance director Jeff Solomon approval to pursue the refunding. The district...
March 30, 2013 - 7:32am
March 29, 2013
Lease up soon for zoo school, but then what?
In June of 2014, the lease Independent School District 196 has with the city of Apple Valley for its School of Environmental Studies building will run out. And then? Well, nobody's entirely sure what will happen. People who were involved in striking the deal 20 years ago seem believe...
March 29, 2013 - 10:33am
October 26, 2012
Rosemount High School band chosen for Rose Parade
There will be a little bit of Rosemount in the 2014 Rose Parade. The Rosemount High School marching band learned Thursday it has been chosen to perform in the 125th annual Tournament of Roses Parade Jan. 1 in Pasadena. The band submitted a video application last spring. The Tournament...
October 26, 2012 - 8:51am
January 29, 2012
Choir students get some outside help
Members of Home Free Vocal Band, a Mankato-based a capella group, worked with members of Rosemount High School choirs recently. Students got lessons on beat boxing and music arranging, among other things, and got a performance by the group. Home Free Vocal Band will perform Feb....
January 29, 2012 - 11:05pm
January 24, 2012
School board gets good budget news
After two years of big budget adjustments, District 196 School Board members got some good news about their financial future this week. At a retreat Monday that took the place of their regular meeting, board members reviewed a five-year budget forecast that for the first time in...
January 24, 2012 - 12:43pm
January 23, 2012
Rosemount High School sends debaters to national tournament
A shuffled lineup couldn't keep Rosemount High School's debate team from qualifying a team for the National Forensics League national tournament....
January 23, 2012 - 11:44am