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Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
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
crime and courts
Boys track preview: Standout throwers, distance runners, hurdlers return for Irish
Girls track preview: Irish eyeing True Team section title
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
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
Sandra Elaine "Sandi" Smith, 69
Richard D. Martin, 67
William H. Geraghty, 86
Todd A. Hochsprung, 52
Scarlet A. Wagner, 7
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
Developer shares vision for industrial projects in UMore
The first private development at UMore Park may be coming soon, following the sale of about 160 acres at the northeast corner of the site to...
December 28, 2016 - 9:52am
September 26, 2016
Familiar smoke stacks on UMore property demolished
With a wrecking ball painted maroon and gold, the University of Minnesota began demolition today on the five smoke stacks visible from County...
September 26, 2016 - 5:32pm
February 19, 2015
Editorial: UMore change is no surprise to many
When the federal government swooped into Rosemount 63 years ago to acquire land for its Gopher Ordnance Works, it threw hundreds of local lives into turmoil. Some farmers lost land that had been in the family for generations. They were forced to relocate family, livestock and...
February 19, 2015 - 11:45am
January 22, 2015
Discovery Gardens will bring learning opportunities
Some things are better learned by doing. Certainly that’s true when it comes to gardening and landscaping. The University of Minnesota’s College of Food and Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, also known as CFANS, has partnered with the Rosemount Research and Outreach...
January 22, 2015 - 12:09pm
June 26, 2014
University prepares for next stage of UMore project with leadership change
As the University of Minnesota prepares to start moving forward with development of its UMore Park property, the school’s board felt it was necessary to bring in someone with experience. Starting in early June, Dale Glowa took the helm as the chief manager and president of...
June 26, 2014 - 1:28pm
October 18, 2012
Council will vote on mining permit in November
The Rosemount City Council reviewed a request for a large scale mineral extraction permit last week during its work session and the issue will next go to the Nov. 20 city council meeting for final approval. By time the issue got to the city council the planning commission had done...
October 18, 2012 - 12:02pm
September 27, 2012
Mining permit moves on to city council
The ball is now in the Rosemount City Council's court to decide whether to grant Dakota Aggregates a large-scale mineral extraction permit. The city's planning commission voted 5-1 Tuesday to recommend the permit with a list of 34 conditions. Commissioner Vanessa DeMuth cast the...
September 27, 2012 - 9:21am
August 1, 2012
UMore mining permit review is under way
Dakota Aggregates has submitted an application for a large-scale mining permit, officially kicking off the next chapter in the UMore story. The planning commission started examining the company's proposal with a work session on July 24. The company hopes to begin phase 1 of its wet...
August 1, 2012 - 8:00am
June 27, 2012
UMore remedial investigation public forum tonight
It's hard to leave a warm June evening to sit inside and listen to someone talk about pollution, but the University of Minnesota hopes people will do it. The university and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency will host a public forum on findings from the 2011 remedial investigation...
June 27, 2012 - 12:40pm
April 12, 2012
UMore open house will showcase wind-industry jobs
The University of Minnesota and Mesabi Range Community and Technical College have a neat partnership when it comes to wind energy. On Saturday Mesabi staff and students will showcase their part of that partnership with an open house at the Eolos Wind Energy Research Field Station...
April 12, 2012 - 12:07pm
January 27, 2012
Franken visits UMore
Sen. Al Franken and Deputy Energy Secretary Daniel Poneman toured the University of Minnesota Wind Research Field Station at UMore Park Jan....
January 27, 2012 - 1:19pm
August 7, 2009
UMore Aug. 20 open house is much more than corn
Last year at the Dakota County Master Gardeners and the University of Minnesota open house the line for the free corn was long. And for good reason: the stuff was amazing. Barbara Stendahl, from the Dakota County University of Minnesota Extension office, said the corn is a special...
August 7, 2009 - 10:43am
February 19, 2009
Asbestos violation in Rosemount will cost U of M
Asbestos violations at two locations, including UMore Park in Rosemount, will cost the University of Minnesota $10,000 in fines and $50,000 for an environmental project. The University reached an agreement with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency on Jan. 22. During World War...
February 19, 2009 - 4:13pm
February 13, 2009
Residents have a chance to comment on UMore project
There were several questions but not many specific answers at an open house last week to discuss sand- and gravel mining in Empire Township and Rosemount. The University of Minnesota held the meeting Thursday night to give residents a chance to get information and ask questions about...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
UMore: Few answers so far on mining
There were several questions but not many specific answers at an open house last week to discuss sand- and gravel mining in Rosemount and Empire Township. The University of Minnesota held the meeting Thursday night to give residents a chance to get information and ask questions about...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am