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Rosemount Town Pages
Soaring into agriculture
RHS students are merit finalists
Chaos, uncertainty reign as session ends
Hill is Rotary honoree
Dakota County ranks high with its residents
crime and courts
Boys lacrosse: Irish settle for second in SSC
Baseball: 1-2 pitching punch puts end to skid
Boys tennis: Irish tennis bows out in 3AA quarterfinals
Softball: Irish climb back to fourth in SSC
Girls lacrosse: Improved Irish take 6-7 mark into section tourney
Memorial Day ceremonies start Sunday
Upcoming Events: Memorial Day ceremonies start Sunday
RAAC seeks young actors for upcoming ArtBlast play
Pet of the Week: A bumpy ride
A different kind of obstacle
arts and entertainment
Gale J. Konop, 62
Gayle Draus, 68
Rev. Arthur W. Holmes D.D, 90
Editorial: Highway 3 presents many challenges
Letter to the editor: One Rosemount, or sport vs. sport?
Nathan Hansen's column: My Saturday under water
Chuck Brooks' column: Enjoying the freedom to be sick
Bill Droste's column: City makes new efforts to reach out
Real Estate Showcase
July 24, 2014
Looking back: Rosemount's new Civil Air Patrol was chartered this week in 1964
50 years ago From the July 23, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune $790,000 school issue defeated 899 to 342 Farmington School District voters defeated the bond issue proposal by a vote of 899 to 342, Tuesday, in very heavy voting. A total of 1,243 ballots...
July 24, 2014 - 12:58pm
July 17, 2014
Looking back: New telephone exchange went into effect for Rosemount 50 years ago
50 years ago From the July 16, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount-Orchard Gardens telephone subscribers receive expanded service Saturday night at midnight Central Telephone company will activate two new dial systems in another to provide expanded...
July 17, 2014 - 1:03pm
July 10, 2014
Looking back: Post 65 sponsored Junior Legion baseball
50 years ago From the July 9, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune First Eagle Scouts here in 20 years The first Eagle Scout ceremony in 20 years was attended by 80 persons at an Eagle Court of Honor at the “old gym” in Farmington’s high school Monday...
July 10, 2014 - 12:38pm
July 2, 2014
Looking back:Phil's Body shop moved 50 years ago
50 years ago From the July 2, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Couple will see daughter after 20 years No two people will be more excited than Mr. and Mrs. John Mroz, Farmington, formerly of Czechoslovakia, as they meet their daughter whom they haven’t...
July 2, 2014 - 11:25am
June 19, 2014
Looking back: Dakota County crowned its fattest man at community picnic in 1939
50 years ago From the June 18, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Two leases are signed in Ken-Rose Two leases have been signed as of this week for the Ken-Rose shopping center in Rosemount, according to Bill Rue, manager of Nelson Realty. The grocery...
June 19, 2014 - 1:02pm
June 8, 2014
Looking back: A ‘cyclone-gale’ caused much damage to the area 50 years ago
50 years ago From the June 4, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune National Bank charter denied The May 30 issue of Commercial West, a banking magazine, has reported that the application for a bank charter for the Dakota National Bank at Farmington, Minn., has...
June 8, 2014 - 8:00am
May 25, 2014
Looking back: Man, tangled in flagpole, hung by heels at RHS in 1964
50 years ago From the May 21, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Dairy princess crowned Dairy Princess Joyce Cummings and her two attendants were picked last Thursday evening at the Kon Tiki Club, Orchard Gardens. They are: Jeanne Fink, 17, Northfield; Princess...
May 25, 2014 - 8:00am
May 11, 2014
Looking back: Postal service honors Rosemount carrier
50 years ago From the May 7, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Farmor store hosts grand opening May 7, 8 The Farmor Store under the management of Harold and Sandra Nelson of Farmington, invites the public to attend their grand opening on Thursday and Friday...
May 11, 2014 - 8:00am
May 1, 2014
Looking back: Rosemount's new Knights of Columbus Council was formed 50 years ago
50 years ago From the April 30, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Hall of Farmington Episcopal Church to be dedicated Sunday The Rt. Rev. Philiu F. McNairy, will visit the Farmington Episcopal Church of the Advent, 412 Oak St., at 8:45 a.m. Sunday, May...
May 1, 2014 - 12:06pm
April 24, 2014
Looking back: Rosemount businessmen held a spring auction 50 years ago
50 years ago From the April 23, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount’s spring picnic auction, April 25 Rosemount businessmen have joined in the Legion’s effort for a “Spring Panic” auction to be held Saturday, April 25, at Rosemount Legion...
April 24, 2014 - 11:00am
April 10, 2014
Looking back: RHS Blue ‘N’ Gold newspaper took national honors 50 years ago this week
50 years ago From the April 9, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune New hospital board members elected at meet The membership of Sanford Hospital, Inc., held their annual meeting in the Farmington grade school cafeteria, Monday at 8 p.m.... Ballots were...
April 10, 2014 - 10:35am
April 3, 2014
Looking back: Rosemount stalls action on municipal liquor store in '64
50 years ago From the April 2, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount liquor store bids over budget Rosemount Village Council held up action on the bids they received Tuesday evening for the new municipal liquor store, because the “bids were more than...
April 3, 2014 - 2:24pm
March 31, 2014
Looking back: Geraghty retired from 40 years on the Rosemount village board in ‘64
50 years ago From the March 26, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Trinity pastor in “farewell” Pastor Robert Rediehs of Trinity Lutheran Church, Farmington, will deliver his farewell sermon Easter Sunday. The Reverend Rediehs has asked to be relieved...
March 31, 2014 - 8:00am
March 20, 2014
Looking back: VFW given building to use as hall
50 years ago From the March 19, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Bob Simonsen, Ron Ersfeld in new business Robert (Bob) Simonsen and Ronald Ersfeld, Farmington, former employees of the H.C. Simonsen Plumbing and Heating company, have entered their own...
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March 20, 2014 - 1:24pm
March 16, 2014
Looking back: Creamery adds equipment 100 years ago
50 years ago From the March 12, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Township election contests resolved in active voting Township election voting showed some new vitality with contest for posts in many areas.... Rosemount John J. Daly was re-elected...
March 16, 2014 - 8:00am