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Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
Eligible blood donors of all types are urgently needed
Fire hits Spectro Alloys
Minnesota gains 4,400 jobs in June
Lewis pledges support for Yucca Mountain nuclear repository
crime and courts
Rosemount Legion Green goes 1-2 in sub-state playoffs to finish season
Local athletes shed light on the college grind
Rosemount Legion Green falls in barn burner to the Burnsville Cobras
Vince Byron bests BMX legend Jamie Bestwick for X Games vert gold
Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Red Wing resident's front steps
A special employee: Retired social studies teacher honored for compassionate care in Rosemount
Chuck & Don’s selects nonprofits for annual fundraiser
New bands joins Leprechaun Days lineup
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
Antique appraisal turns into big bucks
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank v. Roberto Chavez
Wells Fargo Bank v. James Mausolf
Wells Fargo Bank v. Billy Pape
Wells Fargo Bank v Sean Maloney
Federal national Mortgage Association v. James Norquist
Amy Jean Kloster, 46
Richard "Dick" Godfrey, 90
Helen L. Walsh, 90
Stephen I. Willner, 56
Alan D. Bahr, 72
Editorial: Read, debate with an open mind
Chuck Brooks: Early professional advice to build on
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
Editorial cartoon by Steve Anderson
Chuck Brooks: 'Finer' things in life mean more today
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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