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Soaring into agriculture
Breaking News SMS Alert service will end 6/1/16
RHS students are merit finalists
Chaos, uncertainty reign as session ends
Hill is Rotary honoree
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
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November 15, 2012
Class 6A state football: North sacks Irish in semifinals
Rosemount's hopes of a third straight upset of a top-five ranked team were dashed by Lakeville North's relentless, swarming defense in Thursday...
November 15, 2012 - 10:57pm
November 5, 2011
Cross country: Irish just miss podium
The post-race awards ceremony inside the Skoglund Center gym has been a part of the state meet routine for the Rosemount boys cross country team...
November 5, 2011 - 1:41pm
November 3, 2011
Column: Stillwater will be team to beat at state XC
It looks like the team race at Saturday's Class 2A State boys cross country meet may wind up being a battle for second. Stillwater has been ranked first throughout the season and the Ponies did nothing to make anyone believe otherwise at last week's Section 4AA Championships. They...
November 3, 2011 - 11:22am
November 11, 2010
Irish play Lakeville South in opener of state tournament tonight
The Rosemount football team opens the Class 5A state tournament tonight with a matchup against familiar South Suburban Conference opponent Lakeville South. The Irish play the Cougars at Griffin Stadium in St. Paul at 7 p.m. Griffin Stadium is located near St. Paul Central High School....
November 11, 2010 - 3:27pm
November 8, 2010
Advance tickets available for football state tournament
Rosemount High School is selling advance tickets for the Irish's first game of the Class 5A state football tournament. Rosemount plays Lakeville South at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11 at Griffin Stadium in St. Paul. Griffin Stadium is located next to St. Paul Central High School. The...
November 8, 2010 - 12:13pm
November 5, 2010
Irish advance to state football tournament with 29-18 win against Eastview
The Rosemount football team advanced to the Class 5A state tournament with a 29-18 victory at home against Eastview on Friday. Andrew Hausmann scored three touchdowns and Kevin Larson added another touchdown for the Irish. The two also connected on a passing score for a 2-point conversion...
November 5, 2010 - 9:25pm
October 29, 2010
Irish cross country teams sweep their way to state
The Rosemount boys and girls cross country teams each advanced to the state tournament by winning their respective section championships. It will be a return trip for the Irish girls cross country team, which qualified last season. It is the first time both teams from Rosemount have...
October 29, 2010 - 1:57pm
October 20, 2010
Trio of Irish players qualify for state tennis tournament
Rosemount's Virginia Norder qualified for next week's Class 2A state tennis tournament as a singles player, while Makayla Newberry and Ally Baker advanced in doubles play. Norder, the Class 2A, Section 3 No. 1 seed in the singles tournament, qualified by beating Apple Valley's Irene...
October 20, 2010 - 3:38pm
November 3, 2009
Robbery suspect apprehended
A man suspected of robbing several banks including the First State Bank of Rosemount has been apprehended. On Friday police arrested Steven Lee Olson, 47, after he robbed the Wakota Federal Credit Union. FBI agent E.K. Wilson said Olson was charged in U.S. District Court with one...
November 3, 2009 - 12:24pm
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...
education / sports / News
September 3, 2009 - 10:58am
April 10, 2009
Rosemount man sworn in as a state trooper
Erick Sjodin is among a new breed of Minnesota State Patrol troopers. The married father of three spent years in other professions before he decided to apply skills he had learned to law enforcement. Sjodin, a Wrenshall native and Duluth resident, had trained as an airplane pilot...
April 10, 2009 - 10:51am
Mayor says 2008 was good for Rosemount
Mayor Bill Droste started his State of the City address Tuesday with talk of a difficult economy but most of his 20-minute speech focused on...
March 10, 2009 - 11:44am
March 6, 2009
Tubbs advances in diving at state meet
Rosemount's John Tubbs has advanced in the diving competition at this week's state boys swimming and diving meet. The Irish were hoping for a solid start to the meet as they seek a team title. Tubbs scored 136.45 points in the preliminaries to advance. After the semifinals, he has...
March 6, 2009 - 1:06pm
Levine and Pokriefka continue at state wrestling meet
Rosemount's Phil Levine and Frank Pokriefka are still alive in the state wrestling meet this week at the Xcel Energy Center. Levine, a senior 103-pounder, won his Thursday match against Prior Lake's Brady Johnshoy in a 9-0 decision. Levine advances to today's semifinals against Sam...
March 6, 2009 - 12:50pm
Gymnastics: Strong finish for Clayton and Murgic
The past two years, Rosemount junior Katie Murgic has finished fifth at the gymnastics section meet in varying events, missing out on a trip to state by just one spot. Last week, Murgic finally got her chance to compete at the state meet. "I was just happy to not be in fifth place...
March 6, 2009 - 11:19am