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October 12, 2017
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
October 12, 2017 - 10:00pm
Hastings High School students Julia Human (left), Caitlyn Wagner (standing) and Megan Beck grabbed a shovel and planted native plant species such as Gray's sedge. Jake Pfeifer / RiverTown Multimedia
Students clear out invasives; replace with native plants
October 12, 2017 - 10:13am
October 5, 2017
Shannon Park Elementary Principal Erik Davis fulfilled a promise to sleep overnight on the school roof after students raised over $25,000 for the school through a “Reading Rocks” program that promotes literacy. Davis headed to the roof as students left school Wednesday, Oct. 4, interacted with families and visitors throughout the evening and then greeted students arriving at school the next morning. Submitted photo
Overnight promise fulfilled: Shannon Park principal sleeps on the roof
October 5, 2017 - 8:00pm
September 29, 2017
Rosemount graduate Marlyn Englert shows his 1956 Chevy Bel Air convertible with a 348 engine.“That means it is a good gas guzzler but it does run like heck,” he said. It was part of the car show at Rosemount High School’s centennial celebration last weekend. Kara Hildreth / contributor
A classic car 'love story': Englert's shiny Chevy a draw at Rosemount High School centennial
September 29, 2017 - 6:00pm
September 25, 2017
Academic areas are grouped in neighborhoods and five classrooms surround a commons area in East Lake Elementary School. Students are shown in music class visiting with Principal Miles Haugen. Kara Hildreth / contributor
New East Lake Elementary School has modern, innovative design
September 25, 2017 - 8:50am
September 22, 2017
Maureen Kelly-Carroll stands with her mother Mary Jean Kelly (left) and her aunt Alice McMenomy, all of whom graduated from Rosemount High School and still live in their hometown, along with extended family. They share family photos and a graduation diploma from Margaret Mary Cunniff, who graduated in the first class of Rosemount High School on May 24, 1918. Kara Hildreth / contributor
A century of Rosemount High School memories: Family has strong ties to school
September 22, 2017 - 8:45am
September 12, 2017
Wendy Knight, District 196’s food and nutrition coordinator, is serving as president of the Minnesota School Nutrition Association. Submitted photo
District 196's Knight to lead state nutrition group
September 12, 2017 - 4:31pm
September 1, 2017
Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Teachers dipping into their own pockets to provide back-to-school supplies
September 1, 2017 - 9:59am
August 24, 2017
Editorial: Help kids get back to school safely
August 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 23, 2017
Eight candidates to run for District 196 School Board
August 23, 2017 - 6:35pm
Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
School supply lists add up
August 23, 2017 - 5:30am
August 7, 2017
Minnesota Commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius
Minnesota test shows minorities still struggle
August 7, 2017 - 6:14pm
July 27, 2017
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
July 27, 2017 - 10:42am
May 23, 2017
NMSC awards local students scholarships
May 23, 2017 - 11:00am
May 19, 2017
Farmington High students elected two prom kings and one queen. Seniors are Prom King Drew Cumiskey; Prom Queen Emily Berdan and Prom King Max Mayleben. Photo by Kara Hildreth
PHOTOS: Prom night in Farmington and Rosemount
May 19, 2017 - 12:36pm