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Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
Minnesota roundup: Burglars swipe $30K in tools from St. Paul school's auto shop, principal's car
RHS junior wins logo design competition
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
Planning Commission okays CDA townhome complex on Akron Avenue
crime and courts
Baseball preview: Lanoue, Maldonado give Irish strong 1-2 punch
Boys basketball: Second-half surge sends Irish to section finals
Softball preview: Primed for a turnaround
Girls basketball: Lightning strike again in section finals
Basketball: Second-half surge sends Irish to section finals
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
arts and entertainment
CITY OF COATES: 2017 Budget Summary
POSTPONED SALE: Homeservices Lending vs Farley; 16-0267-FC01
AD FOR BIDS: Dakota County Project 97-183
Wells Fargo Bank vs Fowler
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Coles
Richard D. Martin, 67
William H. Geraghty, 86
Todd A. Hochsprung, 52
Scarlet A. Wagner, 7
Robert "Bob" Sender, 68
Letter: Responding to Clausen’s letter to the editor
Chuck Brooks: I wear my sunglasses in winter
Letter: Thanks to the Rosemount community for support
Chuck Brooks: Playing by the rules during Lent
Chuck Brooks: Memories of St. Patrick's Day in Fox Lake resurface
Real Estate Showcase
Boys soccer program honors former player
When William "Bud" Thomas was a member of the Rosemount boys soccer team, Irish coach Mike Floersch remembers, he was the kind of player who would give all his effort during games and practices and provide leadership on and off the field. So, when Thomas enlisted in the Marine Corps,...
September 25, 2009 - 11:03am
September 18, 2009
Girls Soccer: Rosemount wins three in a row
The final scores have been a bit streaky for the Rosemount girls soccer team, but Irish coach Kevin Adams has rarely seen any inconsistencies in his team's effort this season. Rosemount won its first two games of the season before finishing in a tie and then losing two straight games....
September 18, 2009 - 1:06pm
Soccer: Irish find an unexpected spark
When the Rosemount boys soccer team went to halftime on Tuesday tied with Chanhassen, Irish coach Mike Floersch feared the worst. Rosemount wasn't playing its best against the first-year Chanhassen squad. Floersch was worried about a letdown early in the second half. It happened....
September 18, 2009 - 12:56pm
September 4, 2009
Soccer: Accelerating through the learning curve
Improvement has been the focus for the Rosemount girls soccer team, and coach Kevin Adams knows victories are the most tangible evidence of improvement. Two years ago, the Irish posted two wins. Last year they won six games. If the first week of play is any indication they will...
September 4, 2009 - 1:36pm
August 21, 2009
Growth coming for girls soccer
Expectations are increasing for the Rosemount girls soccer team, and that fact pleases coach Kevin Adams. The expectations aren't just in terms of wins and losses. They're also about program, the skill of the players and the cohesiveness amongst the players. "I think what's happened...
August 21, 2009 - 2:42pm
Soccer: Working hard, wanting more
When the coaching staff for the Rosemount boys soccer team got together before the first practice of the season, they immediately began suggesting new ideas. The relaxed atmosphere, thanks to the return of each coach, allowed for a quality give-and-take session. The coaches thought...
August 21, 2009 - 2:37pm
New soccer complex ready to go
The Dakota County Technical College Blue Knights soccer teams have held home games in a number of places all over the south metro. Rosemount didn't have a championship size field so the teams have had to play in other cities that have sanctioned fields. That may be why the team...
August 21, 2009 - 2:13pm
August 7, 2009
Soccer bridges the ocean, cultural gap
While traveling around to tournaments, soccer teams can often befriend players and teams from other states, sometimes other countries. The Dakota REV U15 Premier girls soccer team has had several unique opportunities in recent years. The team, nicknamed the Fury, has had the chance...
August 7, 2009 - 10:46am
June 26, 2009
Boys Soccer: High expectations are proving to be deserved
As coach of the Dakota Rev U17C3 boys soccer team, Bob Myers had a feeling this winter that things were shaping up for a strong summer season. Now midway through its season, the team is living up to anything the coach might have dreamed. "Actually, we did expect it," Myers said...
June 26, 2009 - 10:57am
April 24, 2009
Hands-on learning benefits project
On a sunny April day the masonry and concrete students at Dakota County Technical College are busy building a solar panel that will provide electricity to the concession stands at a new soccer complex on the west side of the campus. Little do they know their educational experience...
April 24, 2009 - 1:38pm
January 2, 2009
Girls Soccer: Pratt represents state, region and Irish in Florida
While some people from Rosemount are using the holiday break to take vacations and travel to hotter climates than snow-covered Minnesota, Rosemount High School sophomore Shade Pratt is relaxing at home. Pratt already has taken an adventure south. Hers came in November as the Irish...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
November 27, 2008
Boys Soccer: Wolf selected to represent region
After playing this past summer with a district select team, Rosemount senior Brandon Wolf was selected to represent his region in Florida in December. Wolf will be part of the region's Olympic developmental program and will travel to Florida Dec. 26-30 for a soccer competition. "It's...
November 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Boys soccer: Almost another upset
After the seeding process left the Rosemount boys soccer team playing top-seed and No. 1 ranked Apple Valley, Irish coach Mike Floersch had a simple question for his team. "Do you believe you can win?," Floersch asked. He had gathered his team together the day before last week's...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Girls soccer: Girls earn sixth seed for section tourney
It hasn't been often this year that the Rosemount girls soccer team has controlled play during a Lake Conference game. That might be why last week's home game against Lakeville South was so hard to take. It also might sum up the struggles for the Irish. Hosting the Cougars, the...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
Irish boys soccer draws top seed in section play
The Rosemount boys soccer team is the No. 8 seed in the Class 2A, Sectin 3 tournament and will face top seed Apple Valley. The Irish finished the regular season with a 1-9-6 overall record and an 0-8-2 mark in the Lake Conference. Apple Valley won the Lake Conference with an 8-1-1...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am