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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
SUM PROC 1-24-2017
Homeservices Lending, vs Florendo
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
December 12, 2016
Minnesota roundup: 18 year old struck and killed by train in Anoka; Man, child found dead in Faribault house; 2 more state news stories
ANOKA—An 18-year-old woman was struck and killed by a train in Anoka Sunday morning at Metro Transit's Northstar Commuter Rail station. A BNSF train struck a pedestrian at 10 a.m., according to spokeswoman Amy McBeth. The Anoka County sheriff's office reported that when Anoka...
December 12, 2016 - 11:00am
November 19, 2015
Fire burns in box cars
Fire crews responded to a fire that broke out inside a row of boxcars Friday night in the 2000 block of 145th Street E in rural Rosemount. A...
November 19, 2015 - 8:57am
July 30, 2015
Fire damages home, not spirits
A house fire wasn’t in Jill Stephenson’s plans last week. But if one had to happen, it came at an opportune time, or at least that’s how she feels. Stephenson is the mother of Ben Kopp, an Army Ranger killed in Afghanistan in 2009. Annually, she hosts a fundraiser dinner...
July 30, 2015 - 10:51am
July 24, 2015
Lightning causes early-morning fire
Rosemount fire chief Rick Schroeder says lightning is to blame for a fire that damaged a fourplex on 156th Street early Friday morning. Rosemount firefighters received the call at 6:20 a.m. for a structure fire on the 3000 block of 156th Street. When they arrived they found a...
July 24, 2015 - 4:31pm
September 9, 2013
Fire burns Monday morning at Celts Pub
Rosemount firefighters responded Monday morning to a fire at Celts Pub in downtown Rosemount. According to Celts owner Brandon Barth, alarms...
September 9, 2013 - 8:52am
July 18, 2013
Lightning strikes cause two fires in a week
Caroline Lambrecht wasn't a fan of storms to start with, so when lightning hit her Rosemount home around 8 a.m. July 9, it was about the worst...
July 18, 2013 - 11:20am
June 21, 2013
Fire destroys Rosemount home early Friday
An early-morning lightning strike is believed to be the cause of a fire that destroyed a Rosemount home Friday. Rosemount firefighters got...
June 21, 2013 - 4:53pm
March 28, 2013
Legion honors Rosemount's finest
Rosemount American Legion Post 65 celebrated its birthday Saturday by honoring the city's finest. Shawn McMenomy received the Rosemount Police Officer of the Year award; Carl Bourdages was awarded Rosemount Firefighter of the Year and Dakota Communications Center dispatcher Mandy...
March 28, 2013 - 11:17am
April 4, 2012
Flint Hills refinery will conduct a controlled burn
There will be smoke in the air Wednesday afternoon near Highway 52, but it's not a reason to panic. Flint Hills Resources Pine Bend refinery will conduct a controlled burn starting at 4:30 p.m. April 4 on some prairie land near one of its administration buildings. The smoke may be...
April 4, 2012 - 3:49pm
January 5, 2012
Early-morning barn fire ruled arson
An early morning fire on the University of Minnesota's UMore Park property has been ruled an arson by the Dakota County Sheriff's department. Called...
January 5, 2012 - 10:27am
March 8, 2011
Fire destroys Rosemount home early Tuesday
A Rosemount resident lost his Akron Avenue home to fire early Tuesday morning. Louis Damiani credited his dog and a fire alarm for alerting him of the fire, said fire marshal John Kendall. Damiani was able to escape before flames engulfed the house. However, the dog that helped...
March 8, 2011 - 8:42am
Fire injures an employee at Spectro Alloys
One employee was injured early Tuesday morning when a payloader caught fire at Rosemount aluminum recycler Spectro Alloys. Fire chief Scott Aker said it appears the fire started when aluminum being poured into a smelter exploded. While the incident is still being investigated, Aker...
February 8, 2011 - 8:50am
July 21, 2009
Osprey survives lightning strike
A juvenile osprey displaced from its nest by a lightning-caused fire near Biwabik last week was in "guarded" condition today at a wildlife rehabilitation...
July 21, 2009 - 7:31am
May 13, 2009
Fire rescue: Bemidji man saves woman from burning house
Two minutes - that's the margin Bemidji emergency medical technician and former firefighter Tom Johnson estimates between the life and death...
May 13, 2009 - 7:17am
October 22, 2008
Ham Lake fire indictment does little to appease victims
Even if the Gunflint Trail community knows who started the Ham Lake wildfire on that windy morning in May 2007, it's not going to turn ashes...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am