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Rebel Chef restaurant to open soon in Farmington
CuddleMutt founder wants to bring comfort to shelters
Minn. roundup: Nikko, North America's oldest snow monkey, dies at Minnesota Zoo; Minneapolis music venue Triple Rock closing
Data breach at Twin Cities-based Catholic financial services provider affects nearly 130K accounts
From comfier seats to a more open feel, Target Center takes on a 21st-century look
crime and courts
Irish air it out against Shakopee but lose regular season finale 19-14
Irish girls tennis team ends successful season
Irish boys cross-country wins conference championship
Irish squads fight to the end but fall just short
Rosemount pitches third shutout of the season
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Celebrating Oktoberfest in Rosemount
A classic car 'love story': Englert's shiny Chevy a draw at Rosemount High School centennial
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
arts and entertainment
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Wells Fargo Bank vs. Franklin/Bell
Wells Fargo vs Colleen Crawford
Helen Arlene Judd
Marjorie J. Hennek, 80
Cassandra "Sandy" Kaufman, 54
Sharon K. Mingo, 72
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Viewpoint: Poll gives legislators input on residents' thoughts
Chuck Brooks Viewpoint: All sorts of theater possible at conferences
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
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October 19, 2012
Get to know the Minnesota House District 57B candidates
JEFF WILFAHRT DFL City of residence Rosemount How long in the district 28 years Immediate family Wife and two remaining children Occupation Inspection and measurement software development, self employed Why are you running for office? I adhere to a more positive opinion of...
October 19, 2012 - 1:01pm
Get to know the United States House Second District candidates
John Kline GOP Incumbent City of residence Burnsville How long in the district 18 years Immediate family Wife, Vicky; two children; four grandchildren Occupation USMC, Ret. Why are you running for office? I am seeking to continue to represent Minnesota's 2nd District in...
October 19, 2012 - 12:39pm
October 12, 2012
City council candidates share their positions at forum
While the rest of the country was watching the vice presidential candidates duke it out, a small group gathered at Rosemount City Hall to see what local candidates had to say. The Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce held two candidate forums Thursday night. The first allowed...
October 12, 2012 - 3:51pm
October 4, 2012
Chamber will host local candidate forum
Rosemount residents can hear what local candidates think on local and statewide issues during the Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce's Rosemount candidate forum Oct. 11 at city hall. DCRC president Ruthe Batulis said the chamber believes an informed electorate is important...
October 4, 2012 - 8:00am
September 27, 2012
Veterans, military families form anti-amendment group
A group of military veterans and family members plans to fight a proposal to define marriage in the Minnesota Constitution that effectively bans gay marriages. Lori and Jeff Wilfahrt of Rosemount, whose gay son died in Afghanistan last year, joined Tuesday in announcing the formation...
September 27, 2012 - 9:27am
September 13, 2012
Sterner attends DNC as delegate
While it was an exhausting three days, Phil Sterner will tell you being at the Democratic National Convention was exciting. Sterner, a Rosemount...
September 13, 2012 - 10:28am
August 14, 2012
City council race narrowed down to four
Rosemount voters slimmed down the city council race to four. The four highest vote getters in today's election were incumbent Jeff Weisensel, Vanessa Demuth, Joe Kurle and Joe Zanmiller. Those four will go onto compete for two open city council seats in November. Unofficial results...
August 14, 2012 - 9:49pm
August 2, 2012
Faced with challenges, Bills keeps running
Bills considers himself "The Little Engine That Could." Instead of the children's book version of a little locomotive delivering toys over a...
August 2, 2012 - 10:10am
Get to know your city council candidates
Meet your city council candidates. This year's primary will be held Aug. 14. At that time voters will narrow the field to four candidates. In November, voters will chose two of the candidates to serve on the city council for the next four years. Vanessa Demuth What is your background? I...
August 2, 2012 - 9:49am
July 3, 2012
Absentee voting under way until Aug. 13
Absentee voting has begun for Rosemount's primary election. City clerk Amy Domeier said eligible voters who can't get to the polls on election day can cast their ballots now. "It's nice that people can still vote even if they can't get to the polls," said Domeier. Absentee voters...
July 3, 2012 - 10:04am
June 5, 2012
Six vie for two council seats
Six residents filed for candidacy over the two week filing period meaning Rosemount will have a primary in August. Residents who filed include Vanessa DeMuth, Maila Ellefson, Joe Kurle, Wade Miller, Jeff Weisensel and Joseph Zanmiller. Candidates have until June 7 to withdraw from...
June 5, 2012 - 5:25pm
May 31, 2012
Klein will seek county board seat
Long time Inver Grove Heights City Council Member Bill Klein has decided not to seek a sixth term to the Inver Grove Heights City Council but has chosen to seek a seat on the Dakota County Board of Commissioners. "Twenty years on the Council has been a tremendous educational experience,"...
May 31, 2012 - 12:02pm
Interest light early in council filing period
Through the first week of filing, just two candidates had filed to run for Rosemount city council in this fall's general election. Maila Ellefson was the first to file. She submitted her affidavit of candidacy on May 22, the first day of the filing period. This is the third time...
May 31, 2012 - 10:46am
May 25, 2012
Gerlach retires from Senate, will seek seat on county board
Chris Gerlach thought he was done with politics. Turned out he was wrong. Earlier this year, citing a desire to spend more time with his family...
May 25, 2012 - 2:05pm
May 18, 2012
Back in class, Bills prepares for Senate campaign
On Monday morning, three days after he secured the GOP endorsement to run for United States Senate, Kurt Bills was asking a group of high school...
May 18, 2012 - 4:32pm