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Student history projects will help celebrate 100 years of Rosemount High School
Dakota County Historical society seeking stories from World War I era
Volunteers team up to conserve space along Mississippi River
Independent Town Pages Election Guide: Rosemount City Council, Dakota County Board of Commissioners
Election 2016 Candidate Q/A: Dakota County District 7 candidate Don Post
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football, Week 8: Irish upset No. 2 North in triple OT for sub-district title
Girls soccer: Irish qualify for first state tournament in 19 years
Girls soccer: Irish one game from state
Swim & dive: Irish 10th, Tigers 12th at True Team state meet
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
Wells Fargo Bank, vs Royce
Wells Fargo Bank, vs Mord
ORDINANCE NO. 44-F
NOTICE OF ELECTION
Ruth N. Eielr, 98
Margaret F. Enkkeli, 87
Milton W. Dunwell, 90
Margie Janis Olson, 85
Letter: Youth in politics
Letter: Democrat candidates are unethical, untrustworthy
Letter: Clausen unwavering in support for children with autism
Letter: Vanessa Demuth cares about water quality in Rosemount
Letter: Brighter days ahead even in frustrating campaigns
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March 10, 2016
City will hold referendum on new athletic facilities
The Rosemount city council voted 5-0 March 2 in favor of a special election this spring to determine whether voters are willing to pay for new...
March 10, 2016 - 6:00am
Council OKs mining permit renewal
The city council voted 4-0 March 2 in favor of Dakota Aggregates’ request to renew their large scale mineral extraction permit on the UMore property through 2016. Council member Shaun Nelson abstained. The company plans to continue mining the southern area adjacent to County Road...
March 10, 2016 - 5:57am
March 4, 2016
Roads, taxes will highlight session
Minnesota legislators will have less time than usual to get their business done this year. The 2016 session, which begins March 8, is off to a late start because of renovation work at the capitol. That’s creating a session Rep. Pat Garofalo described as compressed and Sen. Greg...
March 4, 2016 - 6:01am
March 3, 2016
City will bring a May 17 vote on athletic facilities
Rosemount residents will have a chance to vote in May on whether they want the city to borrow up to $15 million to build new sports and recreatoin facilities in the city. The proposal, approved 5-0 Wednesday by Rosemount City Council members, includes a new indoor ice arena, additional...
March 3, 2016 - 10:12am
February 28, 2016
County joins call for Met Council change
The Twin Cities’ Local Government Coalition, composed of city and county leaders from Anoka, Carver, Dakota and Scott Counties, has called for reform of the Metropolitan Council’s governance structure to make the council accountable to the people its decisions impact and improve...
February 28, 2016 - 5:59am
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