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Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
Minnesota roundup: Burglars swipe $30K in tools from St. Paul school's auto shop, principal's car
RHS junior wins logo design competition
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
crime and courts
Baseball preview: Lanoue, Maldonado give Irish strong 1-2 punch
Boys basketball: Second-half surge sends Irish to section finals
Softball preview: Primed for a turnaround
Girls basketball: Lightning strike again in section finals
Basketball: Second-half surge sends Irish to section finals
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
CITY OF COATES: 2017 Budget Summary
POSTPONED SALE: Homeservices Lending vs Farley; 16-0267-FC01
AD FOR BIDS: Dakota County Project 97-183
Wells Fargo Bank vs Fowler
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Coles
Richard D. Martin, 67
William H. Geraghty, 86
Todd A. Hochsprung, 52
Scarlet A. Wagner, 7
Robert "Bob" Sender, 68
Letter: Responding to Clausen’s letter to the editor
Chuck Brooks: I wear my sunglasses in winter
Letter: Thanks to the Rosemount community for support
Chuck Brooks: Playing by the rules during Lent
Chuck Brooks: Memories of St. Patrick's Day in Fox Lake resurface
Real Estate Showcase
April 23, 2015
Letter: School funding must improve
To the editor, At a time when there is plenty of revenue to invest in schools, the Minnesota Legislature is aiming to disinvest in basic education funding. Unless lawmakers hear from citizens now, our communities could suffer cuts rather than have adequate state support for...
April 23, 2015 - 12:11pm
April 10, 2014
Letter: Pay attention to plight of honeybees
To the editor, In the past decade, the honey bee population has been on the decline and according to Greg Hunt, a Purdue professor of behavioral genetics, “The United States is losing about one-third of its honey bee hives each year.” It seems the big honey bee killer is...
April 10, 2014 - 11:30am
August 9, 2012
Letter: Support for Greg Clausen
To the editor, Greg Clausen is an outstanding educator and leader. He's now running for the Minnesota Senate, offering his marvelous skills and experience for another level of public service. His wisdom, insight and dedication to young people are unsurpassed. He is a superb problem...
August 9, 2012 - 11:30am
Guest opinion: On the anniversary of 35W bridge collapse, daughter's tribute to Dad
The place was blessedly packed for Peter Hausmann's Memorial Mass, on the fifth anniversary of the I-35W Bridge collapse and his heroic attempt to save others in the Mississippi River. Not only were St. Joe's parishioners packing the pews; folks from all around Dakota County and...
August 9, 2012 - 11:28am
October 14, 2011
Letter: Columnist should have found better way to deal with unruly child
To the editor, Recently there was an article in your publication titled, "Too many kids lack discipline." But what is the right kind of discipline? Physical discipline is never the answer. Children have rights to not be abused in any form, even emotionally. Researchers at Tulane...
October 14, 2011 - 8:00am
May 5, 2011
Letter: Who will pay for task forces?
To the editor, When Leland Knutson was mayor of Rosemount, he was asked if the city council could make a promise to the effect of intervening in the future development of downtown Rosemount. Mayor Knutson wisely responded that a promise like that could never be made. It would really...
May 5, 2011 - 11:00am
March 31, 2011
Letter: Impounding cats is worth the cost
To the editor, The reason I ran for city office was to keep it honest. I find a couple discrepancies I wish to address. As a citizen, I wish to be informed ahead of time when something near and dear to my heart, that I pay for, is taken away from me after many years of receiving...
March 31, 2011 - 2:03pm
December 9, 2010
Letter: Many made Skate with the Irish a success
The Rosemount boys hockey team would like to thank the community of Rosemount for making this year's Skate with the Irish night a huge success. A special thank you to Carbones, Fireside Pizza, Little Caesar's, Reno's Pizza, Tops Pizza, Starbucks Coffee, Great Clips, Expressions MD,...
December 9, 2010 - 10:55am
September 2, 2010
Letter: Sterner's support for zoo helps entire area
To the editor, I have strong ties to my community and a vested interest in making sure it remains a great place to live. That's why I've been a contributor to the Minnesota Zoo for years. It's such an asset to have one of the nation's top 10 zoos right here in our neighborhood and...
September 2, 2010 - 2:03pm
August 12, 2010
Letter: Kurt Bills is ready to debate the issues
To the editor, Rosie Isaacson from Rosemount wrote in her recent letter to the editor she wanted to hear important tax issues discussed soon by Kurt Bills. Thank you for the suggestion, because Mr. Bills is ready and willing! Now if you can only get your candidate, Representative...
August 12, 2010 - 10:29am
March 5, 2010
Letter: Middle school sports cuts make sense
To the editor, A huge thank you is in order to Mark Parr and the members of the task force who decided that the middle school needs to cut three sports. I am sure it also was a very difficult decision. There are many, many opportunities now for children to participate in activities...
March 5, 2010 - 11:16am
January 8, 2010
Letter: Another view of Sterner's roundtable
To the editor, I recently attended the same business roundtable hosted by Rep. Phil Sterner that Duane Kaczmarek criticized in a recent letter to the editor. Either Mr. Kaczmarek wasn't paying attention or, as he stated by his own admission, he just left the meeting too early. Maybe...
January 8, 2010 - 10:28am
March 20, 2009
Letter: Photos didn't tell the story of meeting with legislators
To the editor, I'm unclear about the etiquette of complaining about photos that run as part of a news story. But it seems to me that the photos you printed -- including one of a very cranky-looking moi -- in your March 13 coverage of the Gerlach-Sterner listening session convey...
March 20, 2009 - 11:49am
October 17, 2008
Letter: District 37B deserves Phillip Sterner's leadership
To the editor, These past several weeks area voters have written several letters to local newspapers, including the Rosemount Town Pages, voicing their concern about Judy Lindsay's judgment and ability to represent the interests of House district 37B. A popular quote used to demonstrate...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Letter: Sterner has proved himself as a leader
To the editor, The DFL endorsed candidate for District 37B state House is Phil Sterner. In addition to the DFL endorsement, he is endorsed by over 15 other organizations including: IBEW, MAPE, AFL-CIO, Education Minnesota, the Minnesota Nurses Association and the Southern Dakota...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am