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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
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
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
Real Estate Showcase
September 11, 2014
Clinic will focus on car seat safety
In the event of an accident, car seats save lives. The safety restraints work best when installed correctly, though, and in many cases the seats are not properly installed. According to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, three out of four child seats are used incorrectly. ...
September 11, 2014 - 10:02am
October 27, 2012
Trick or Treat safely with tips from the Rosemount Police Department
Halloween night is next Wednesday and police chief Eric Werner said the best way to get the most candy and fun out of the day is to trick-or-treat safely. "Best way to stay safe and enjoy a fun day of the year is appropriate adult supervision, walk on the sidewalk, use crosswalks...
October 27, 2012 - 8:00am
June 2, 2012
A good deed done with good taste
Thanks to one Rosemount second grader, Girl Scout cookie season made it to Afghanistan this year. Bella Johnson, a student at Shannon Park...
June 2, 2012 - 8:00am
May 31, 2012
Kids' shooting event returns this weekend at Dakota County Gun Club
On Saturday morning, assuming trends hold, a hundred or more boys and girls will pick up a rifle or a shotgun or a bow and arrow and see what...
May 31, 2012 - 11:50am
March 15, 2012
Troop will host book drive Saturday
Junior Girl Scout Troop 52920 has done a lot of service projects over the last five years. The projects have done a lot of good, but they were usually one shot and done. As part of their Girl Scouting requirements, this year the troop of nine girls has to do a journey. Their journey...
March 15, 2012 - 10:34am
September 20, 2011
4-H will host meet and greet
4-H has long had a reputation as a farm-based activity, but it's definitely not just for country kids. The program has something for just about everyone. With programs that provide experience in fields ranging from science and technology to performing arts to culinary adventures...
September 20, 2011 - 8:00am
August 11, 2011
Go buggy with crafting sessions
Melissa Loch has three daughters. That means when she's looking for activities she has to multiply the price tag and the time by three. That gets expensive and time consuming. With that in mind Loch decided she wanted to put together an inexpensive craft event for kids 4 to 12 years...
August 11, 2011 - 11:06am
June 30, 2011
Scout troop coming to resource center
The goal of Girl Scouts is to help girls develop life skills, discover themselves and to make a difference in the world around them.
June 30, 2011 - 10:59am
June 10, 2011
Summer reading program kicks off next week
Kids and teens can have fun at the library this summer with Bookawocky, a celebration of summer reading. From June 13 through Aug. 13, kids and teens can read books for prizes and have the opportunity to attend more than 200 free programs and special events. Beginning June 13, kids...
June 10, 2011 - 8:00am
A band with a plan, but no lead singer
For Blake Reinhardt, Shannon Drymalski and Ryan Vick, the future holds amazing possibilities. The three members of the rock band Detour have...
March 10, 2011 - 11:31am
February 6, 2011
Rosemount's Family Fun Festival is Feb. 18
The days are getting longer but the cold still lingers, making it hard to get out and have some fun. The Rosemount Parks and Recreation Department hopes to offer at least a little break from the winter doldrums Feb. 18. The Family Fun Festival will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at...
February 6, 2011 - 8:00am
December 16, 2010
Foundation will make boy's wish come true
This year, Elliott Bosak learned eating lots of Skittles won't give you cancer. One of his doctors at the University of Minnesota Medical Center...
December 16, 2010 - 8:00am
December 2, 2010
A thousand words to explain a picture
The Dakota County Libraries held a short story writing contest for teens. And while participation wasn't huge the stories that resulted were wonderful. "I was very impressed with their creativity," said Gladys Kim, teen librarian for Robert Trail Library. "I'm just amazed when kids...
December 2, 2010 - 11:43am
October 22, 2010
Halloween event set for Oct. 30
While Rosemount's Haunted Woods Trail has some similarities year in and year out, there is always something new for annual visitors to see. The catch is, you have to attend to find out what it is. "We try to keep it fresh every year. There will be a couple surprises here and there,"...
October 22, 2010 - 8:00am
October 18, 2010
Student voices: Dealing with college pressure
Over the past week the upperclassmen in high school have been reminded of the not-so-far future of graduation and what lies beyond. The college fair, which for most took place on Wednesday, and planning for such standardized tests such as the ACT, PSAT and SAT have all added to the...
October 18, 2010 - 8:00am