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Dakota County warning siren policy changes
Dakota County Technical College receives grant from Walser Foundation
Leprechaun Days committee reorganizes
Dakota County third in gun permits
District 196 college fair is March 16
crime and courts
Section 3AAAA girls basketball: Irish advance past East Ridge
Wrestling: Hedin achieves perfection
Girls basketball: Irish upset Shakopee, move on to section tournament
Boys basketball: Apple Valley Eagles take out Irish
Boys swimming and diving: Irish will be represented at state meet
Family Fun Fest is coming Feb. 27
arts and entertainment
TCF National Bank vs Thera
HSBC Mortgage Services, Inc vs Caldon
Westview Manor Condo vs Roberts
COUNTY PROJECT 64-22
Betty Ann "Bobby" Kehlenbeck, 79
Michael M. Murgic, 84
Violet J. Johnson, 89
John D. Rydberg, 58
Nathan Hansen's column: Dressed up for the apocalypse
Faith notes: Lent is a time to let God in
Editorial: Minnesota FoodShare Month important for area food shelves
Chuck Brooks' column:Find something you love to do
Andrea Langworthy's column: Zoom!
Get Out! Deals
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. ...
news / government
December 26, 2014 - 11:52am
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 1968. It’s a rare opportunity to be involved with the grand opening of one of these parks and organizers hope residents will help...
news / region
September 4, 2014 - 11:49am
July 25, 2014
Large crowd, hot weather welcome new splash pad
In managing Rosemount’s parks, the city aims to have a diverse system with features for people of all ages. By adding a splash pad, the Rosemount City Council was thinking of its youngest residents. “It’s a popular feature in a lot of other communities and we are excited...
July 25, 2014 - 2:18pm
December 19, 2008
Council encourages smokers to refrain in parks
In an effort to cut down smoking in city parks, especially in front of children, the Rosemount City Council on Monday approved a policy prohibiting smoking during youth events. The policy, which passed through the council as part of the consent agenda, asks residents to remain tobacco...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
Editorial: Smoking ban a nice thought, but not much more
It's a little bit difficult to know what to make of the policy the Rosemount City Council approved this week to restrict smoking in city parks. On one hand, it's hard to argue smoking is a bad habit. And anything that discourages people from taking it up -- or encourages them to...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
City is bringing prairie to the parks
Anyone who has been to Schwarz Pond Park lately might have noticed signs saying prairie restoration is going on. Seems weird for an urban area, but it could be the wave of the future. A company called Applied Ecological Services killed the turf grass in areas near Schwarz Pond Park...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
A week on wheels
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Picnic baskets welcome at state parks' June 1 free open house
Picnic baskets welcome at state parks' June 1 free open house Sunday, June 1, is open house day at Minnesota state parks. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources invites everyone to pack a picnic basket and head to any state park and recreation area for free to enjoy the Great...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am