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April 26, 2012
Letter: It takes many volunteers to keep RAAA running
To the editor, National Volunteer Week is April 15-21, and we at the Rosemount Area Athletic Association board of directors are proud and grateful to have an opportunity to thank the many volunteers who support us in the mission of creating athletic opportunities for youth in our...
April 26, 2012 - 11:28am
April 19, 2012
Letter: Many helped with Rachel Vath's fight
Many of you have followed the story of Rachel Vath, 2010 RHS graduate, since she was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 19 in July of last year. On Feb.
April 19, 2012 - 8:40am
March 22, 2012
From the Capitol
A top priority for the Legislature should be to repay our state's K-12 debt, but hardly anyone could have anticipated our opportunity would arrive this soon. We recently unveiled a House bill (H.F. 2083) which not only completely wipes away the K-12 shift enacted last year, but it...
March 22, 2012 - 8:00am
Letter: Some of these things are not like the others
To the editor, Circle the one(s) that do not fit: Item 1: a) Rosemount Community Center b) Dakota County Technical College c) Rosemount High School Answer: c) RHS. Reason: a-b are State of Minnesota-owned; c is owned by city of Rosemount. All are city-zoned public/institutional" Item...
March 22, 2012 - 8:00am
Letter: Resident finds plans to rezone parkland perplexing
To the editor, I attended the parkland rezoning hearing at Rosemount City Hall on Feb. 28. I am perplexed as to why the newer city parks, like Bloomfield Park, were not "saved" from a "residential" zoning like the city said all the older parks would be. City staff told us the reason...
March 22, 2012 - 8:00am
March 1, 2012
Letter: Zoos fill many roles in the community
To the editor, Can you remember the first time you went to the zoo? Most people would probably think about a time when they were a kid, and their mom or dad took them to see the zoo animals. Think about how happy you were seeing all the animals for the first time. Now imagine what...
March 1, 2012 - 11:35am
February 16, 2012
Letter: Legislative survey is now available
To the editor, I value citizen input on legislative issues and welcome district residents to provide their opinions on key issues by participating in an online survey I am conducting. The survey only takes a few moments to complete but the responses will be of great help to me as...
February 16, 2012 - 10:50am
February 9, 2012
Letter: The new Federalism
To the editor, As I learn more and deeper truths about the GOP in Minnesota I can't help but ponder the contradiction between deeds and words. On the stump there is the GOP refrain to embrace states rights under the tenth amendment. The clarion call is the need to treat states as...
February 9, 2012 - 9:22am
February 2, 2012
Letter: More rules needed for trains
To the editor, Minnesota has a noise pollution law, yet many folks seem unaware of this. It addresses many forms of noise pollution, designates allowable decibel levels, tells us vehicle stereos that can be heard 50 feet or more away (approximately three car lengths) are illegally...
February 2, 2012 - 10:53am
January 26, 2012
Letter: Legislative priorities are misguided
To the editor, The job creation malaise continues in Minnesota. Despite a laser focus on jobs, jobs, jobs last year the legislative majority seems to have lacked the coherence implied by the term laser. Instead we got a wedge issue ballot amendment and more of the same accounting...
January 26, 2012 - 9:12am
December 1, 2011
Letter: Thanks for making 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 everyone who contributed, including Carbones, Fogarty Prints, the Rosemount Ice Arena and families that donated for...
December 1, 2011 - 9:20am
November 10, 2011
Letters: Environmental disaster caused the Great Depression
To the editor, Today when students and news pundits talk about the Great Depression they always start with the stock market crash; this is not when the Great Depression started. The crash was the result of a lager environmental disaster that had been griping the Midwest for years,...
November 10, 2011 - 8:00am
October 27, 2011
Letter: Writer supports Rob Duchscher in board election
To the editor, As Independent School District 196 Board of Education elections draw near, I am writing to encourage parents within our school district to vote for incumbent board of education members, particularly Rob Duchscher. I have had the privilege to know Rob personally...
October 27, 2011 - 8:00am
Letter: Support for Jackie Magnuson for school board
To the editor, For the last 22 years, Independent School District 196 has been guided and served by school board member Jackie Magnuson. Jackie, who serves also as a director at the state and national school board level, has given our schools an even, effective and efficient style...
October 27, 2011 - 8:00am
October 20, 2011
Letter: Bills' message was misleading
To the editor: I am writing in response to Representative Kurt Bills column in the October 6, 2011, edition of the Rosemount Town Pages. For the record I am President of the Dakota County United Educators that represent the teachers/nurses of ISD 196 and a resident of House District...
October 20, 2011 - 9:53am