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Telling the school's story: Brooks' centennial storybook celebrates 100 years of Rosemount High School
Clothing found on Prescott bridge triggers water, air search
Dakota County law enforcement train on protest response
Hwy. 110 in Dakota County to get a new name -- and it's a familiar one
You've seen Mark Dayton's tax returns. Will you see the next governor's?
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
Chuck Brooks Viewpoint: A vast collection full of memories
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
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August 25, 2016
Rosemount High’s ACT scores better than state average
Rosemount High School got two bits of good news this week, putting some shine on its academic reputation for the new school year. The school made Newsweek’s “America’s Top High Schools of 2016” list and outscored state and national ACT averages. “That’s a very exciting...
August 25, 2016 - 10:57am
December 3, 2015
Review committee votes against removing book from school libraries
A reconsideration review committee voted 7-4 Thursday night against removing a book from middle and high school libraries. Parents Ben and Kandi Lovin had requested the district remove Gayle Foreman's Just One Day from the libraries on the grounds it had material that was inappropraite...
December 3, 2015 - 7:55pm
November 4, 2015
Voters say Yes to school bond, Yes to incumbents
The voters in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District said yes to both stability and some very big change when they went to the polls Tuesday. By a better than two-to-one margin, voters approved a proposed $180 million bond referendum that will bring a flurry of physical...
November 4, 2015 - 9:40am
November 3, 2015
Know where to vote today
It's election day in Rosemount, and while there's not a lot on the ballot, local voters still have some important decisions to make. Because of the limited ballot activity, polling places have been combined. Voters in Rosemount precincts 1, 3 and 5 will vote at Our Saviors Church,...
November 3, 2015 - 8:05pm
September 25, 2015
New captionist will work with deaf students in ISD 196
The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board approved a new position last week to work with deaf and hard-of-hearing students. The new captionist types the information said in a classroom so the deaf student can read it on a computer monitor. Special education coordinator Paula...
September 25, 2015 - 2:10pm
August 20, 2015
School district will ask for $180 million in levies
School security, classroom iPads, even an entirely new school will be on the ballot when voters in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District go to the polls in November. After months of discussion, school board members officially voted Monday to ask voters to approve $180...
August 20, 2015 - 10:02am
August 7, 2015
MCA scores mostly above state averages
Farmington students and students in Independent School District 196 performed better than their peers statewide at nearly all grade levels on this year’s Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment math, reading and science tests. Farmington had 56.1 percent of sophomores score proficient...
August 7, 2015 - 11:05am
May 6, 2010
A challenge accepted
A group of Rosemount Middle School students is trying to make the world around them better one smile, one song and one batch of cookies at a...
May 6, 2010 - 11:30am
January 22, 2010
Longtime RPES teacher dies
Kathleen Corrigan loved her kindergarten students. They gave her strength. They lifted her spirits. And they're the reason she kept coming to work even as cancer weakened her body. Corrigan, a teacher at Red Pine Elementary School since it opened in 1995 and a teacher elsewhere in...
January 22, 2010 - 1:40pm
September 3, 2009
South suburban schools formally announce creation of new conference
As expected, the District 196 schools -- Rosemount, Apple Valley, Eagan and Eastview -- announced they were withdrawing from the Lake Conference. Along with several current Lake schools, and Prior Lake, the group will create the new 10-member South Suburban Conference beginning next...
September 3, 2009 - 10:58am
February 27, 2008
Senate puts more bonding money in schools
ST. PAUL - Minnesota Senate Democrats want to spend more money on college building renovation and other public works projects than the governor, saying success in passing a transportation funding bill freed money for projects they otherwise could not afford. The bill, which passed...
February 27, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
Student survey shows positive trends in District 196 schools
Director of secondary education Mark Parr reported District 196's results were "In general, up where they should be and down where they should be" in the 2007 Minnesota Student Survey. The survey, given every three years to sixth graders, ninth graders and 12th graders statewide,...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am