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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 9, 2015
Rosemount's Birdman works for wildlife
James Kluender is the Birdman. At least that’s how he describes himself. Kluender has made it his mission to protect endangered birds...
April 9, 2015 - 1:23pm
April 3, 2015
Controlled burns scheduled in Dakota County Parks
Dakota County Parks, in cooperation with Prairie Restorations and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, will conduct prescribed burns throughout its parks between the end of March and May 31, as conditions allow. Burns will take place in Lake Byllesby Regional Park,...
April 3, 2015 - 8:00am
January 22, 2015
Southern Dakota County Sportsmen's Club wild game dinner Saturday
When the Southern Dakota County Sportsmen’s Club holds its annual wild game dinner, picky eaters need not apply. The group’s annual fundraiser arrives every year with a menu nearly guaranteed to feature something guests have never tried before, even if they’ve been regulars...
January 22, 2015 - 12:21pm
January 7, 2015
Emerald ash borer found in Lebanon Hills
Right before Christmas, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture announced that Emerald Ash Borer had been confirmed in Lebanon Hills Regional Park in Eagan. It was the first EAB infestation found in Dakota County. The infected tree was detected during a routine visual survey...
January 7, 2015 - 1:10pm
December 26, 2014
Bid awarded for Spring Lake trail section
More than 15 years ago, the Dakota County Board of Commissioners approved the Mississippi River Regional Trail system. A portion in the Spring Lake Park Reserve was included. Last week, the county board awarded a bid to complete the 4.5 miles of the trail, beginning in the spring. ...
December 26, 2014 - 11:52am
October 30, 2014
Pine Bend Bluffs restoration work has been a success
When Flint Hills Resources, the Friends of the Mississippi River and Great River Greening started working together in 1999 to restore the Pine...
October 30, 2014 - 12:53pm
October 2, 2014
Whitetail Woods opens its gates
Hundreds of visitors attended the grand opening of Dakota County’s new Whitetail Woods Regional Park on Sept. 27. Shuttle bus after shuttle...
October 2, 2014 - 12:40pm
September 4, 2014
Volunteers needed for Whitetail Woods grand opening
When the gates to Whitetail Woods Regional Park open for the first time Sept. 27, it will be the first new regional park in Dakota County since...
September 4, 2014 - 11:49am
July 31, 2014
As part of God’s creation, Fr. Paul Jarvis believes people have a responsibility to be good stewards of the environment. Presently, a vital...
July 31, 2014 - 10:49am
July 24, 2014
Restored prairie takes shape
When work started on the Rosemount Wildlife Preserve, the task was big. A hay field had to be turned into a natural prairie and a buckthorn-riddled oak forest had to be cleaned out. “The buckthorn was so dense you couldn’t walk through,” said Karen Schik, restoration ecologist...
July 24, 2014 - 11:55am
July 17, 2014
A park in the making
Tucked away off a gravel stretch of 170th Street is the new Whitetail Woods Regional Park, a gem few know about, but many will want to discover. ...
July 17, 2014 - 10:45am
May 1, 2014
Master gardeners will offer free classes at St. Joseph Church
Looking to start a garden and want some expert advice? The Dakota County Master Gardeners will conduct a series of educational talks at St. Joseph Church starting May 12. The first presentation will focus on setting up a garden for success. Master gardener Patti Jeffrey said...
May 1, 2014 - 12:11pm
April 10, 2014
Walking program pushes fitness
Walking regularly has all sorts of benefits. According to the Mayo Clinic, it can help people maintain a healthy weight, prevent or manage health...
April 10, 2014 - 10:48am
March 27, 2014
Mississippi River Trail is taking shape
Dakota County has been hard at work in recent years to acquire the land it needs to build a 27-mile trail that would stretch from South St. Paul...
March 27, 2014 - 10:50am
Sorgs hope to hold on to land
Bill Sorg said last week he’s doing what he can to prevent Dakota County from taking 77 acres of his land, but he’s not entirely optimistic that he’s going to win. He’s one of three landowners affected by the county board of commissioners’ decision to take land for Spring...
March 27, 2014 - 10:42am