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Dakota County takes step toward more mental health awareness
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
New suit against Fishbach may depend on election timing
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
crime and courts
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Irish round-Up: Irish boys' hockey earn a three seed; Girls basketball hitting its stride
Irish swimming splits last two meets of the season
Passeri and Schlie headed to state gymnastics
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Celebrating Oktoberfest in Rosemount
arts and entertainment
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Providing quality care: Local dentists merge practices at Summit Dental
Independent Town Pages office to close, but commitment to readers, local news remains steadfast
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
Terry's Hardware bids Rosemount goodbye
Listening with her fingers: Massage therapist opens business in Farmington
Place a Business Announcement
Albert "Al" Rother
Stephen A. Smith, M.D.
Stephen A. Smith
Kenneth W. Fry
Supporting Denny McNamara
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Chuck Brooks: A Winter Olympian lurks inside us
Letters to the editor: Vikings Brotherly Love spread to 50 states; Big money and politics
Viewpoint: Xcel delivers win-win for Minnesota
Editorial: Stepping out of my comfort zone
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February 5, 2018
Man found with more than 100 pounds of THC candy-like gummies in Lakeville
Officers found several thousand candy-like "gummies" containing tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) during a traffic stop last week in Lakeville. Austin...
February 5, 2018 - 4:53pm
February 1, 2018
(lumin)theater lab experiments with theater
Several performances from (lumin)theater lab will take place this month in what they are calling "The Test Tube Series." Aaron Henry, a member...
February 1, 2018 - 8:49pm
January 4, 2018
Computer science program invites alumni back for a day
Thirty Rosemount High School alumni went back to their roots Dec. 21 for a computer science event at the school. Instead of learning, this time...
January 4, 2018 - 7:49am
December 21, 2017
Dakota County to join lawsuit against opioid manufacturers
Dakota County will join several Minnesota counties in taking action against pharmaceutical companies and distributors in the sale and manufacture...
December 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov. Mark Dayton. Bill sponsor Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said that it would not hamper local control, as critics say. "I am all for local control...
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 12, 2010
Car crashes into Rosemount bar
Five people were injured Saturday night when a car crashed into Celts Pub in downtown Rosemount. According to the Minnesota State Patrol report...
June 12, 2010 - 8:11pm
May 27, 2010
Bike/walk plan is taking shape
Downtown Rosemount could become the hub of a wider network of bike trails and bike lanes if the city of Rosemount follows through with ideas put forward in a draft plan aimed at making it easier to bike and walk in the city. Rosemount residents will have an opportunity to review...
May 27, 2010 - 11:39am
April 2, 2010
Board OKs cuts, district will trim 144 jobs
The District 196 School Board eliminated the equivalent of nearly 144 full-time positions -- including 78 classroom teaching positions -- as part of a $15.3 million budget adjustment approved Monday. The board made the decision, which also includes higher fees for sports and fine-arts...
April 2, 2010 - 12:05pm
March 12, 2010
Interim sheriff Bellows appoints a new chief deputy
Dakota County's acting sheriff will soon have a top deputy. On Monday, Dakota County Interim Sheriff Dave Bellows announced he has appointed Tim Leslie as the new chief deputy sheriff in the Dakota County. Under state law, the sheriff can appoint a new top deputy and it does not...
March 12, 2010 - 10:05am
February 9, 2010
Last group of Red Bulls returns today
The last group of 34th Infantry Division soldiers will return from a year-long deployment today. The group returned to the Rosemount Community...
February 9, 2010 - 9:32am
January 23, 2010
Council grants franchise agreement
FTTH Communications will live on. The Rosemount City Council approved the transfer of the local phone, cable and Internet company from Rudder Capital to EveresTV Inc. Tuesday night. The council also approved a new franchise agreement. The two actions pave the way for EveresTV to...
January 23, 2010 - 1:48pm
December 30, 2008
'Biggest crisis' to affect local government aid
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's local governments receive 30 percent of their revenue from the state, so when the state budget is sick, local governments sniffle. Now, with a massive state budget deficit, the affliction is much worse than a cold. Many say legislators must resort to major...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
Pawlenty cuts local aid, programs
ST. PAUL - State budget cuts are under way. So is the anguish. Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty on Friday drained the state's budget reserve and...
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Letter: Joys of shopping local
To the editor, It is always a pleasure for my husband and me to shop at Terry's Ace Hardware in downtown Rosemount. We have found that it pays to shop local. One gets excellent service as soon as we enter their doors. Friendly associates help us. You recognize them because...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
What do you want to ask the candidates?
With the fields set for this year's local elections the Independent is in the process of putting together our usual voter's guides. We've got some questions we'd like to see candidates answer, but we also want to give our readers a chance to have a say. So, how about it? Do you have...
September 11, 2008 - 12:00am