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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
crime and courts
Boys lacrosse: Irish newcomers show they're ready to step in
Track and field: Irish pile up 21 golds at home triangular
Softball: Bats break out against Centennial
Girls lacrosse: Irish split non-conference games
Baseball: Pitchers pack a punch against Blaze, Eagles
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
State Theatre rustles up cowboy tunes
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Upcoming Events: Friends of the Robert Trail Library Book Sale, ABBASolutely Fab
arts and entertainment
WELLS FARGO VS BONNIE MECHURA MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE
TCF BANK VS JOHN & KOSETTE GILLIS-MF
BIDS PARKING IMPROVEMENTS
Ronald F. Zeroth, 81
Thomas J. Murphy, 64
Eileen "Betty" Carlson
Sandra Elaine "Sandi" Smith, 69
Chuck Brooks: Rosemount's big graduation, biking and other thoughts
Pat Rupp: Flying by the seat of his pants
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Viewpoint: To reach potential, southeast MN needs better broadband
Real Estate Showcase
September 18, 2011
Senior center discussion gains strength
All Rosemount's seniors want is a place of their own. Somewhere they can leave a coffee pot running, or sit and read a newspaper. A place they can know will be there for them any day of the week. They're as close now as they've ever been. Next week Rosemount City Council members...
September 18, 2011 - 8:00am
July 23, 2011
Leprechaun Days a busy time for Rosemount seniors
What with all the card tournaments, the parade riding and the button sales, it's going to be a very busy week for Rosemount's seniors. Rosemount Area Seniors, the city's senior organization, takes an active role in the Leprechaun Days celebration that kicks off Friday in Rosemount....
July 23, 2011 - 8:00am
June 21, 2011
Couple found a long-term home in Rosemount
There is a large R on the awning outside of Dick and Marcia Roush's house. The couple has lived in the house at the corner of 146th Street and...
June 21, 2011 - 8:00am
May 22, 2011
She's less mobile than she was, but still plenty active
Barbara Linkert has a standing lunch date on Tuesdays. She cooks. Her son-in-law comes to eat. He gets a good meal, and she gets some company. That's a good deal for Linkert, who can't get around as well as she used to. She uses a wheelchair to get around the the townhome where she's...
May 22, 2011 - 8:00am
May 8, 2011
Older residents need lawn-care help
DARTS is looking for volunteers to place for spring and summer yard chores for senior residents in Rosemount. There is already a waiting list of residents who will need help with their lawn mowing this summer, including two in Rosemount. Volunteers can adopt an older person's yard...
May 8, 2011 - 8:00am
April 23, 2011
She found a home in Rosemount
Sharon Johnson moved several times before she arrived in Rosemount as a seventh grader. Now nearly 68, she has a hard time imagining calling...
April 23, 2011 - 8:00am
March 19, 2011
New RAS treasurer always has something in cooking
Lynn Johnson might have one of the best-smelling kitchens around. For the past 30 years, Johnson's hobby has been baking bread. Wheat, rye...
March 19, 2011 - 8:00am
February 20, 2011
Local author reaches out with words
Carol Crouch loves using her training as an entomologist to help children discover new things about the world around them. She hopes her new...
February 20, 2011 - 8:00am
January 26, 2011
What a bunch of cards
Rosemount's seniors never have a hard time finding a card game. On Mondays, it's 500 at the Rosemount Community Center. Tuesday, it's bid euchre....
January 26, 2011 - 8:00am
December 20, 2010
She'll have a full house this Christmas
When Mary Ann Fleming has a holiday gathering, she doesn't clear space around the Christmas tree. She rents a room. A big one. When Fleming...
December 20, 2010 - 8:00am
November 22, 2010
Their relationship was a long time coming
When Ruth Eiler was a high school student in Cannon Falls there was a boy named Bob who had bit of a crush on her. Ruth had a boyfriend, though....
November 22, 2010 - 8:00am
October 21, 2010
Maintaining membership can be a challenge
The challenge that comes with running an organization for seniors is that no matter how popular you are, you're almost certain to lose some members every year. They lose mobility. They lose the ability to participate the way they once did. And, yes, they die. They might want to...
October 21, 2010 - 9:47am
June 17, 2010
Recreation with relish
The game's got a funny name, but pickleball has at least one supporter who is serious about getting Rosemount residents out and playing. Terry...
June 17, 2010 - 1:26pm
She sings for the love of it
After spending 15 minutes with Carol Opatrny, no one would believe her eager and continuous involvement in the Velvet Tones choir as anything...
April 17, 2010 - 7:26am
March 19, 2010
They help navigate complicated tax codes
Plenty of people would be happy to avoid doing their taxes every year, but Jim Peterson is a little different. He signs up to do extra. For...
March 19, 2010 - 9:49am