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Pet of the Week: Tiger hopes to turn things around
Looking back: Rosemount graduated 19 in 1940
Student film festival returns to the big screen
Haselius is next principal at Echo Park
Police report: May 18 - May 24 including adult arrests
crime and courts
Section 3AAA softball: Lightning take out Irish 4-1 in semifinals
Girls lacrosse: Moeller leads Irish at North
Girls track and field: Irish settle for 10th at South Suburban Conference meet
Boys lacrosse: Irish enter section as No. 3 seed
Softball: Irish knock of No. 2 Jaguars
arts and entertainment
STATE PROJECT NUMBER SP 019-642-051
Bristol Ridge Carriage Homes Association vs Taylor
SUMMARY 5-5-2015 Dakota co admin
Monica and Patirck Steffer vs. Homeservices Lending, LLC DBA Edina Realty
ORD NO. 2015-04 city of rosemount
Lawrence E. 'Snork' Donnelly, 84
Sharon L. Rodriguez, 80
Edward Niedzielski, 55
Edward Niedzieski, 55
Jarrod R. Tabaka, 36
Student voices: Abby takes a look into the future
City notes: Water conservation is a focus for city
Chuck Brooks' column: As time winds down, time to think about packing
Andrea Langworthy's column: A weekend not worth repeating
Nathan Hansen's column: The case against crashing
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December 23, 2014
New teen driving standards go into effect Jan. 1
Up and coming drivers in Minnesota will have new standards to adhere to starting Jan. 1, 2015. And Rosemount High School Driver Education Coordinator Timothy Bergstedt thinks it’s a good thing. The goal of the new standards is to better prepare teens to be safe behind...
news / government
December 23, 2014 - 10:39am
November 26, 2014
Angry letters were a cause for concern
The five members of the Rosemount City Council received questionable letters and phone calls in the weeks leading up to the Nov. 18 city council meeting. Mayor Bill Droste said he personally received emails and phone calls that he described as intimidating. Going into the meeting...
November 26, 2014 - 10:36am
November 5, 2014
Fire marshal investigating grass fire at Erickson Park
Firefighters responded to a fire at Erickson Park yesterday afternoon. Assistant fire chief Jim Voelker said the fire burned a 25'x 75' patch of grass near the Rosemount Woods neighborhood. The fire caused little damage. Voelker said it could have been a lot worse, especially considering...
November 5, 2014 - 11:10am
October 23, 2014
Anti-crime calendars available through Dakota County
The Dakota County Attorney’s office’s 26th annual crime prevention poster contest calendars are being distributed free of charge at all county library locations and local police departments. The calendar showcases the winning 12 posters of those drawn by over 1,000 students from...
October 23, 2014 - 11:11am
October 9, 2014
Rosemount firefighters get training pay increase
People are busy and it is hard to find dedicated volunteers especially something that takes up large swaths of time and energy. Rosemount Fire Chief Richard Schroeder, and his predecessor have had to deal with this problem as they have tried to recruit and retain volunteer firefighters...
news / government
October 9, 2014 - 10:27am
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
Rosemount Fire Department open house Oct. 12
The Rosemount Fire Department will observe Fire Prevention Week Oct. 5-11. The department will have an open house to share the week’s message with the community. Rosemount’s open house will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12 at Fire Station 2, 2047 Connemara...
October 2, 2014 - 12:25pm
Farmington, Rosemount team up for fire training
Farmington and Rosemount firefighters got to have a little fun together Saturday. They put on their gear, brought out their trucks and burned a house to the ground. Saturday’s controlled burn of a house on the eastern edge of Empire Township was a training exercise for firefighters...
October 2, 2014 - 12:21pm
September 18, 2014
Police report: Sept. 8 to Sept. 14
September 8 Property damage, hit and run, 14500 block of Shannon Pkwy. Harassing communication, 2800 block of 130th St. W. Theft, take or use movable property without consent, 2800 block of 130th St. W. Theft, take or use movable property without consent, 14500 block of Canada...
news / crime and courts
September 18, 2014 - 1:37pm
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
Dakota Electric makes McGruff kits available
McGruff Safe Kids Identification kits for school children are now available from law enforcement agencies throughout Dakota County and nearby communities. Dakota Electric Association, a member-owned electric cooperative, provides local law enforcement agencies throughout Dakota...
September 18, 2014 - 12:39pm
September 11, 2014
Clinic will focus on car seat safety
In the event of an accident, car seats save lives. The safety restraints work best when installed correctly, though, and in many cases the seats are not properly installed. According to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, three out of four child seats are used incorrectly. ...
September 11, 2014 - 10:02am
July 2, 2014
Public Safety in the Park event aims to build community
Generally when police and fire personnel come into contact with residents, it’s under crummy circumstances. It’s good, though, to get to know police officers and firefighters under non-stressful circumstances. That’s the premise of Public Safety in the Park, said Rosemount...
news / crime and courts
July 2, 2014 - 9:45am
May 29, 2014
Letter: Help keep dogs and letter carriers safe
To the editor, There’s a myth we often hear at the postal service: “Don’t worry — my dog won’t bite.” Dog attacks are a nationwide issue and not just a postal problem. Any dog can bite, and all attacks are preventable through responsible pet ownership. ...
opinion / letters
May 29, 2014 - 1:15pm
May 22, 2014
Grant provides emergency equipment
Rosemount police and fire personnel will have new tools to use thanks to a grant from CenterPoint Energy’s Community Partnership Grant. The city of Rosemount received $1,500 for specialized combat application tourniquets and rescue vest for the police and fire departments. Police...
news / crime and courts
May 22, 2014 - 10:52am