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Rosemount hires firm to find next administrator
Attendance areas to be reset for new elementary school in District 196
Rosemount's ACT scores better than state average
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
ISD 196 students get iPads for start of school year
crime and courts
With heavy hearts, Pipers defend Class A state title
Girls soccer: Irish breeze through first two opponents
Boys soccer: Irish play to tie, 2-1 loss in opening week
Girls tennis: Ramesh, No. 2 doubles win against Sabers
Volleyball: Irish sweep first match at Breakdown Side Out Showcase
LaComb sees first play come to life
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
RHS student earns Eagle rank
Senior food program seeks more participation
Laps for Lars
arts and entertainment
TCF National Bank vs. Driscoll
Vermillion State Bank vs. Obeidzinski
Mortgage Electronic Reg. System vs. Sawdey
Lakeland Mortgage Corp. vs Harrell
Beverly K. Erickson, 73
Carol Hince Hall, 64
Don Davis, 79
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Chuck Brooks: Good teachers are always working
Pat Rupp: So you want to be on the school board?
Kim Ukura: Jumping into a new community
Deanna Weniger: A recipe in redundancy
Deanna Weniger: Pinterest fail
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February 27, 2016
Locals collect Star of the North awards
Minnesota Congressman John Kline honored volunteers and organizations from Rosemount and Farmington with Congressional Certificates of Special...
February 27, 2016 - 5:59am
February 21, 2016
County honors longtime employees
Dakota County recognized 93 employees this week for their years of service to the county. Employees with 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 40, and 45 years of service were honored at the regular Dakota County Board of Commissioners meeting. Those honored were: 40 years: Scott Daggett, Terry Peterson,...
February 21, 2016 - 5:59am
February 10, 2016
City seeks commission members
Rosemount residents can help set the direction of their community by applying to serve on city commissions and two task forces created this month by the city council. The council is looking to fill five openings on commissions that advise the council. The council is also asking for...
February 10, 2016 - 2:54pm
February 4, 2016
Council approves goals for 2016
The city council on Monday approved its City Goals for 2016, which include a bond referendum to spend money on new and improved recreational facilities and the creation of two new citizens’ task forces. The council also approved a liquor license for Starbucks, which will begin to...
February 4, 2016 - 8:30am
January 22, 2016
County manager plans to retire
Brandt Richardson, Dakota County manager/administrator since 1992, announced last week that he will retire in May. Richardson’s retirement...
January 22, 2016 - 5:59am
January 21, 2016
City's goals for 2016 may include a sports facility vote
Many people use the start of a new year as a time to reflect on goals for the future, and the city of Rosemount is no exception. Council members spent Jan. 8 in a special work session laying out goals the city wishes to accomplish in the year ahead. The formal 2016 Work Plan will...
January 21, 2016 - 3:45pm
City may relinquish STAR status
Only 40 communities across the United States are certified by STAR Communities, a nonprofit organization that works to evaluate sustainable communities. So the fact Rosemount, with its relatively small population of 22,000, is a three-star community is a pretty big deal. But the city...
January 21, 2016 - 5:59am
January 16, 2016
County hires new CDA director
At a special Board meeting Jan. 5, the Dakota County Community Development Agency Board of Commissioners passed a resolution to approve an employment...
January 16, 2016 - 6:00am
Rosemount earns finance award
The city of Rosemount has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form...
January 16, 2016 - 5:59am
January 15, 2016
New senior planner joins city staff
The city of Rosemount has gained a new ally to help carry out its vision for the future. Kyle Klatt stepped into the role of senior planner for...
January 15, 2016 - 6:00am
January 14, 2016
City considers how to make the most of Resilient Communities Project results
Last year, the City of Rosemount partnered with the University of Minnesota’s Resilient Communities Project on a one-year undertaking in which students across various disciplines worked with city staff to identify 29 projects that would advance local sustainability and resilience...
January 14, 2016 - 11:29am
January 7, 2016
City sets legislative priorities
In a special work session Tuesday night, city council members and staff considered items on the council’s 2016 legislative agenda. City administrator Dwight Johnson presented a list of 10 issues council members would like the state legislature to address in the year ahead. First...
January 7, 2016 - 6:01am
December 25, 2015
County levy increases by .41 percent
Dakota County taxpayers probably will see a slight increase in the county portion of their 2016 property taxes following action last week by the Dakota County Board of Commissioners. At its regular meeting Tuesday, the county board approved a 2016 budget of $400,982,893 and property...
December 25, 2015 - 5:57am
December 24, 2015
Jayson Solberg is Employee of the Year at city hall
The City of Rosemount formally recognized information technology coordinator Jayson Solberg last week as its 2015 Employee of the Year. The award...
December 24, 2015 - 6:01am
December 23, 2015
Council approves concrete business
The Rosemount City Council voted 3-2 last week to allow construction of a 57,773-square-foot facility for manufacturing concrete castings near UMore Park. Wells Concrete Production Company will operate the building, which will sit on 27 acres of land just north of 160th Street and...
December 23, 2015 - 6:01am