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Rosemount Mite White makes sandwiches for those in need
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
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Schlie makes it five state trips in a row
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
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
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
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
Real Estate Showcase
January 27, 2012
Students can win a trip to Washington
Dakota Electric Association will provide five high school juniors or seniors the opportunity to win an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. as part of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association's Youth Tour, June 16-21. Each June, more than 1,200 junior and senior students...
January 27, 2012 - 8:00am
January 23, 2012
Owners no longer trying to sell Southern Hills Golf Course
The owners of Southern Hills Golf Course are taking their property off the market. Minneapolis-based Newman Golf, which owns Southern Hills and another golf course in Chippewa Falls, Wis., announced Monday that it is no longer trying to sell either property. Newman listed the 117-acre...
January 23, 2012 - 12:48pm
January 22, 2012
Snow, ice could make Monday commute difficult
A little extra caution might be warranted on the Monday morning commute. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a wintry...
January 22, 2012 - 11:54pm
January 12, 2012
Police, firefighters kept busy in 2011
Rosemount police and firefighters were a little bit busier in 2011 than they were in 2010. Firefighters had 690 medical and fire calls last year. That's up from 2010 and the most the fire department has had since responding to 769 calls in 2008. Fire chief Scott Aker said the department...
January 12, 2012 - 11:10am
January 11, 2012
Girls basketball: Irish lose two conference games
The Rosemount girls basketball team slipped back to 6-6 after a pair of South Suburban Conference losses last week. The Irish led by a point before being outscored 39-25 in the second half of a 58-45 setback to Prior Lake Friday night at Irish Gym. Sophomore guard Hannah Grim scored...
January 11, 2012 - 12:48pm
December 4, 2011
Christmas at the Steeple Center draws two full houses
The Rosemount Area Arts Council's first Christmas at the Steeple Center sold out two performances Saturday. Matinee and evening crowds saw performances by the newly formed Rosemount Community Band and bluegrass band Singleton Street, among others. Also on the bill were a reading...
December 4, 2011 - 3:38pm
July 15, 2011
Dayton, GOP leaders agree on an all-frowns budget
Minnesota's three top budget negotiators walked from the governor's office Thursday evening to announce a state budget deal frowning like their best friend just died. In a way, each had lost a political friend: Democratic Gov.
July 15, 2011 - 10:33am
March 3, 2011
Benefit planned for autistic teen
Daniel Olson is a 17 year-old Farmington High School student. He's a good student, who has a passion for German and history. He's also autistic. As a little boy doctors told Daniel's parents he may not ever speak. The family didn't accept that and have worked tirelessly with Daniel...
March 3, 2011 - 10:38am
December 23, 2010
Police report, Dec. 12-18
December 12 Tow, 13600 block of Azalea Ave. Tow, 145 Street East and Akron Avenue December 13 Property damage accident, 145 Street East and 145th Street West Warrant arrest, 14700 block of Chili Ave. Harassment, 14400 block of South Robert Trail Ordinance violations, 2600 block...
crime and courts/News
December 23, 2010 - 9:57am
October 21, 2010
Dakota County Sheriff: Dave Bellows
Why did you enter law enforcement, and what has kept you in the field? First and foremost I love this profession. There's an expression that law enforcement is, "A front row seat to the greatest show on earth." We are called into the best of times and deepest troubles people face....
October 21, 2010 - 2:24pm
Dakota County Sheriff: Mitch Scott
Why did you enter law enforcement, and what has kept you in the field? I have always been interested in law enforcement, even at a young age. I entered law enforcement because I care. I feel that an officer is in a position to help people and if they can change one person's life...
October 21, 2010 - 2:23pm
First District Judge: Timothy Blakely, incumbent
The Judicial system is facing increasing cost pressures. Other than increased funding, what steps can be taken to increase efficiency in the courts and still afford individuals due process under the law? We mustn't confuse the desire for efficiency with our constitutional mandate...
October 21, 2010 - 2:21pm
First District Judge: Larry Clark
The judicialsystem is facing increasing cost pressures. Other than increased funding, what steps can be taken to increase efficiency in the courts and still afford individuals due process under the law? The judiciary is suffering budget constraints, just like everyone else, and...
October 21, 2010 - 2:20pm
US House: John Kline, Republican, incumbent
Why did you decide to run for this position? I am running for Congress to ensure a safe and secure future for my grandchildren. I am committed to ending the wasteful spending that mortgages their future and ensuring our federal policies encourage - rather than hinder - job creation...
October 21, 2010 - 2:17pm
US House: Shelly Madore, DFL
Why did you decide to run for this position? I believe that we need to have real representation in Washington that reflects our true Minnesota values. If elected I will be that person: someone who will show up, stand up ,and fight hard for all of us, not just the special interests...
October 21, 2010 - 2:07pm