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Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
Minnesotans tough on Franken incident
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
Franken no stranger to upsetting women
crime and courts
Irish athletes sign collegiate letters of intent
Rosemount football falls to Minnetonka
Skill, not luck, of the Irish? Rosemount swimmers win 7th-straight conference title
Sections sweep sends cross country teams to state
Irish volleyball advance with three-set win over Simley
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Celebrating Oktoberfest in Rosemount
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Wells Fargo Bank vs Sarah and Rodolfo Soria
Wells Fargo Bank vs. Jeremy Clegg
Wells Fargo Bank vs. Lynn Rathbun
Dakota Cty. AFB Western Service Center, Juvenile Service Center
Dakota County AFB 2017 Galaxie Library Renovation
Marlin W. Rechtzigel
Sharon Ann Priebe
Gale M. Sprute
Gale M. Sprute
Michael James Hofacker
Chuck Brooks viewpoint: Help start the holiday season, send off the RHS marching band
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Viewpoint: RHS Marching Band deserves our pride and thanks
Letter to the editor: Huusko is good for our schools
Chuck Brooks Viewpoint: Three books in, but will there be a fourth?
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June 11, 2015
Threatening call causes stir at Rosemount Middle School June 8
Students at Rosemount Middle School were kept inside Monday morning after the school received a threatening phone call. RMS principal Mary Thompson said a secretary took the call and then reported it to police. “We don’t determine whether it’s a credible threat or...
June 11, 2015 - 11:56am
March 5, 2015
Coffee with a Cop aims to engage Rosemount residents
Community engagement is a tool police officers use to keep communities safe. In Rosemount, the police department hosts weekly Coffee with a Cop events to provide an opportunity for that engagement. “It’s an informal meeting at a neutral space. It’s a time when people can...
March 5, 2015 - 8:00am
Sgt. Bryan Burkhalter retires
Bryan Burkhalter grew up wanting to become a police officer. There are pictures of him at 5 years old standing next to squad cars and he never...
March 5, 2015 - 8:00am
January 29, 2015
Longtime sergeant hangs up his badge
Sgt. John Sommers loves working as a police officer. While there have been ups and downs over his 29-year law enforcement career, Sommers said...
January 29, 2015 - 10:25am
January 22, 2015
A changing of the guard
The Rosemount City Council honored Sgt. John Sommers for his nearly 30 years of service Tuesday evening. Sommers, who has worked for the Rosemount...
January 22, 2015 - 2:19pm
January 7, 2015
Police report: Dec. 28 - Jan. 4
December 29 Property damage, accident, 121st Street and Akron Avenue Assist other agency, 142nd Street West Found property, 3300 block of 143rd St. W. Theft, take or use movable property, 15100 block of Cimarron Ave. December 30 Property damage, fourth degree,15700...
January 7, 2015 - 2:39pm
December 26, 2014
Burkhalter named Employee of the Year
Police Sgt. Bryan Burkhalter has been named the city of Rosemount’s 2014 Employee of the Year for his service to the organization and the community it serves. “Sgt. Burkhalter is truly deserving of this year’s Employee of the Year Award. He has demonstrated he is a...
December 26, 2014 - 11:56am
December 5, 2014
Rosemount Police Department will launch Explorer program for youth
Sgt. Ryan Coughlin didn’t take part in a law enforcement Explorer program as a teen, but he sees the potential such a program can foster for the community’s youth. That’s why when the opportunity came up to lead such a program for the Rosemount Police Department, he took it. ...
December 5, 2014 - 2:35pm
October 21, 2014
Authorities continue search for deceased man's identity
The man found dead in a railroad out building in late September has yet to be identified and authorities continue to seek help in identifying him. The man was believed to be living in the shed, which is located near the Rosemount American Legion in downtown Rosemount, and may have...
October 21, 2014 - 2:22pm
October 2, 2014
Citizen's police academy will focus on seniors' safety
Seniors face unique challenges when it comes to safety. Through its Senior Safety Academy, the Rosemount Police Department hopes to equip them to handle those challenges. The academy will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. Oct. 22 through Nov. 26. Officer Julie Pulkrabek said the...
October 2, 2014 - 1:55pm
Schools, police work together to prepare for worst
When disaster strikes at a school, emergency workers and school staff have to work together to keep kids safe. But those two groups aren’t...
October 2, 2014 - 12:14pm
October 1, 2014
Body found near Legion
The body of an unidentified male was found Monday afternoon along the railroad tracks near the Rosemount American Legion Post 65. Police were called to a small outbuilding located on Burma Avenue in dowtown Rosemount at 12:15 p.m. on the report of a dead body. Officers located...
October 1, 2014 - 10:48am
September 18, 2014
Officer Risvold receives Dakota County safety award
Rosemount Police Officer Joseph Risvold has been honored for his work in the Dakota County Traffic Safety Project. Officer Risvold was presented with the “Individual High Visibility” award during efforts on the state’s Towards Zero Deaths initiative. The Officer made an average...
September 18, 2014 - 1:34pm
August 21, 2014
Dakota County Sheriff's will improve electronic crimes unit
With all the advances computers and cell phones have made in our lives, it turns out the devices also provide a lot of opportunities for criminals. “Phones and computers are really good ways to commit crimes,” said Tim Leslie, Dakota County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy. ...
August 21, 2014 - 11:55am
August 14, 2014
New chief is ready to work
New Rosemount police chief Mitchell Scott is excited to start his job. Although he hasn’t been sworn in yet, Scott has been out and about meeting Rosemount residents. “I’m chomping at the bit,” said Scott. Scott will be sworn in Aug. 19 at the Rosemount City Council...
August 14, 2014 - 11:03am