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Update: Two found dead in Rosemount home Friday
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
Parents learn how to detect teen drug use in Top Secret project
Minnesota roundup: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man; 5 more state news stories
Chili cook-off and family bingo night will raise funds for Leprechaun Days
crime and courts
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
Boys basketball: Another split brings Irish to 10-10
Swim and dive: Satnik, Toenges first against Shakopee
Girls hockey: Irish bow out to top seed Eastview
Gymnastics: Irish gear up for section meet against No. 1 North
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
How to decorate after the holiday season
arts and entertainment
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Margaret A. Raub, 92
Gene Barthel, 69
Jan E. Altenburg, 57
Boots Turek, 67
Chuck Brooks: Musings on what happens in between
Letter: Planes, trains, increased overall traffic and mining 24/7
Opinion: Minnesotans should have a more affordable choice for health insurance
Chuck Brooks: A day in the life of Willy
Chuck Brooks: Getting ideas from my brain to your news page
Real Estate Showcase
May 18, 2016
Rosemount votes no on $15 million facilities referendum
Rosemount residents on Tuesday rejected a $15 million bond referendum that would have allowed the city to expand recreational facilities. Unofficial...
May 18, 2016 - 4:58pm
August 6, 2015
Deputies rescue horses stuck in the mud at Whitetail Woods
Dakota County Sheriff’s deputies, park rangers, DNR staff and others conducted a three-hour rescue operation Wednesday afternoon to free three...
August 6, 2015 - 3:00pm
May 14, 2015
Into the woods
The Rosemount United Methodist Church God's Discovery Kids Preschool visited Whitetail Woods Regional Park last week. The kids had a blast...
May 14, 2015 - 2:36pm
Volunteers plant 1,000 trees at Whitetail Woods Park
Approximately 75 Dakota Electric Association members volunteered their time May 2 at Whitetail Woods Regional Park in Empire Township as part...
May 14, 2015 - 2:23pm
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
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
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 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...
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