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Soaring into agriculture
RHS students are merit finalists
Chaos, uncertainty reign as session ends
Hill is Rotary honoree
Dakota County ranks high with its residents
crime and courts
Boys lacrosse: Irish settle for second in SSC
Baseball: 1-2 pitching punch puts end to skid
Boys tennis: Irish tennis bows out in 3AA quarterfinals
Softball: Irish climb back to fourth in SSC
Girls lacrosse: Improved Irish take 6-7 mark into section tourney
Memorial Day ceremonies start Sunday
Upcoming Events: Memorial Day ceremonies start Sunday
RAAC seeks young actors for upcoming ArtBlast play
Pet of the Week: A bumpy ride
A different kind of obstacle
arts and entertainment
Gale J. Konop, 62
Gayle Draus, 68
Rev. Arthur W. Holmes D.D, 90
Editorial: Highway 3 presents many challenges
Letter to the editor: One Rosemount, or sport vs. sport?
Nathan Hansen's column: My Saturday under water
Chuck Brooks' column: Enjoying the freedom to be sick
Bill Droste's column: City makes new efforts to reach out
Real Estate Showcase
July 16, 2015
Senior theater classes coming this fall
A while back, Jeanne Schwartz ran across the idea of a senior theater group. It struck her as an interesting idea. A little later, she and other members of the Rosemount Area Arts Council met with officials from Augustana Care about how the two could partner to serve seniors...
July 16, 2015 - 12:12pm
April 30, 2015
Construction set to begin this summer on new CDA senior housing project
The Dakota County Community Development Agency has approved a construction contract for a senior housing development in Rosemount. Approval of the contract will make way for construction to begin on Cambrian Commons in June. “We’re excited to be part of the redevelopment...
April 30, 2015 - 11:46am
December 11, 2014
DARTS looking for volunteers to help seniors with outdoor chores
As homeowners try to stay in their houses later in life, many struggle to keep up with some of the necessary chores such as snow removal, mowing, garden clean-up and window washing. To help, DARTS has a volunteer program, called Outdoor Chores, which pairs older homeowners with...
December 11, 2014 - 2:20pm
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
August 14, 2014
Seniors name Leprechaun Days drawing winners
The Rosemount Area Seniors have announced the winners from their annual Leprechaun Days button drawing. They are as follows. $100 cash prize from Larsen & Larsen, P.A.: Carter Turner Individual income tax return preparation from Larsen & Larsen, P.A.: Maisy Bach Rosemount...
August 14, 2014 - 10:34am
April 3, 2014
SeniorCare Connections offers a helping hand
When Deanna Hildebrandt thinks about the customers for Senior Care Connections, she thinks about her mother: someone who is getting older and...
News / business
April 3, 2014 - 12:33pm
Residents can comment on senior-housing plan
Rosemount residents can get their first look at a long-discussed senior housing facility and community gathering space at a public meeting planned...
July 3, 2013 - 9:32am
December 20, 2012
Senior group's new president is ready for change
Mel Engle won't officially take over as president of the Rosemount Area Seniors until January, but there are already signs he's ready to take...
December 20, 2012 - 11:52am
September 26, 2012
Nordic walkers take to the streets
They've been walking their neighborhood for about 11 years, but these days three New Richmond, Wis. women are shaking up their routine just a...
health / Life
September 26, 2012 - 6:34am
September 25, 2012
Active Life is Key for Nonogenarian
At 91, Vernice Evans may be one of western Wisconsin's best examples of someone living a life of vitality. "I think staying active and having...
health / Life
September 25, 2012 - 6:31am
September 24, 2012
Ease the discomfort of arthritis
Arthritis can make physical activity more difficult. In spite of that difficulty, exercise is an important part of staying healthy for men and...
health / Life
September 24, 2012 - 7:05am
September 22, 2012
How to reduce prescription medication costs
For the millions of people who rely on prescription medications every day, the day when a drug faces generic competition is one many circle on...
health / Life
September 22, 2012 - 7:02am
September 21, 2012
Aging Drivers: Growing old doesn't mean surrendering the keys
The significance of a driver's license never truly dissipates, which makes it difficult for aging men and women to address their abilities as...
health / Life
September 21, 2012 - 6:57am
September 20, 2012
Coffee and conversation
There aren't a lot of topics that are off limits when Rosemount-area seniors gather for coffee Tuesday mornings at Cub Foods. They try to avoid...
September 20, 2012 - 12:06pm
Senior housing taking shape
The senior housing project the city has longed to get is starting to take shape. City administrator Dwight Johnson guessed that sometime in the next month or so the city council will consider a formal agreement with Doran Companies to construct and operate a senior living facility. During...
September 20, 2012 - 10:45am