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Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Land swap on the table in Rosemount
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
crime and courts
Softball: Irish eliminated from sections by Hastings
Boys' Golf: Rosemount will surprise teams at sections
Baseball: Rosemount and Farmington approach end of regular season
Softball: Irish and Tigers enter section playoffs
Boys' Tennis: Irish sweep St. Paul Highland Park but fall to Eagan
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Celebrating Oktoberfest in Rosemount
arts and entertainment
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Students see what Reality has in store
Businesses are her business
Dakota Electric: Rates down, satisfaction high
Entrepreneur bringing Custom Apparel to home
Experience relaxation at new Touch of Soul Massage studio in Farmington
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Herbert Carl Swedin, Jr.
James K. Roschen
Elaine Thompson Larson
A century of loving life, loving art: Dillon has plenty of parties planned
Chuck Brooks: Keep that inner child alive
Viewpoint: Dakota County's ranks and ratings, part 2
Chuck Brooks: Yes, people really did do that
Dakota County's ranks and ratings, part 1
Editorial: Invest in Dakota County Tech and beyond
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April 11, 2013
Middle school students get something to swim for
Mix 290 middle school students, a pool and athletic bragging rights, and things are bound to be a little chaotic. But it can also be a lot of...
April 11, 2013 - 11:22am
RHS speakers succeed at recent competitions
Rosemount High School speech team members have had success in some recent competitions. Sophomore Nicole Hutchinson finished second in the storytelling category at the recent section tournament and will compete in the state tournament April 19. Senior Natalie Hillerson finished...
April 11, 2013 - 11:15am
District 196 study says enrollment will remain steady
Enrollment in District 196 schools is likely to remain steady over the next 10 years according to a demographic study conducted recently by former Minnesota State Demographer Hazel Reinhardt. Reinhardt, who the district hired in February to conduct the study, told school board members...
April 11, 2013 - 10:10am
April 2, 2013
Rosemount's Albaugh is a Teacher of the Year finalist
Rosemount High School choir teacher Steven Albaugh is one of 10 teachers named as finalists in the 2013 Minnesota Teacher of the Year program. A selection panel of 25 leaders in the areas of education, business, government and non-profits selected the finalists from a group of 39...
April 2, 2013 - 9:28am
March 30, 2013
Bond refunding could save Rosemount district $1 million
The District 196 School Board approved a bond refunding last week that is expected to save the district $1.3 million over the next 10 years. School board members voted at a March 21 workshop meeting to give finance director Jeff Solomon approval to pursue the refunding. The district...
March 30, 2013 - 7:32am
March 29, 2013
Lease up soon for zoo school, but then what?
In June of 2014, the lease Independent School District 196 has with the city of Apple Valley for its School of Environmental Studies building will run out. And then? Well, nobody's entirely sure what will happen. People who were involved in striking the deal 20 years ago seem believe...
March 29, 2013 - 10:33am
March 27, 2013
DCTC president Thomas announces plan to resign
Dakota County Technical College is a very different place today than it was when Dr. Ron Thomas took over as president 13 years ago, and you...
March 27, 2013 - 1:24pm
March 14, 2013
Kelly-Carrol earns award
Rosemount High School special education department chairperson Maureen Kelly-Carroll received a District 196 Outstanding Service Award. Kelly-Carroll is one of six district employees to receive this award and will be recognized at the district's annual Partners in Education banquet...
March 14, 2013 - 1:22pm
College fair comes to Rosemount
Early-bird underclassmen and seniors who are late to the college-planning process can gather some information about post-graduation options while staying close to home when Rosemount High School plays host to a college fair March 19. The fair, put on each year by the Minnesota Association...
March 14, 2013 - 1:18pm
A club that keeps students on their toes
With spinning wrists and nimble feet, a group of Rosemount elementary and middle school students does things with a jumprope that might not ever...
March 14, 2013 - 1:10pm
Budget news is good for 196
State budget forecasts are looking rosier than expected, but there could still be cuts in the future for the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District. Finance director Jeff Solomon presented school board members with budget projections Monday that included better-than-expected...
March 14, 2013 - 1:09pm
March 11, 2013
Student voices: Kassie feels lucky to be learning
"Oh, you're a junior? What college are you going to go to? Have you gone on any visits? What are you majoring in? What is every plan for the rest of your life?" I feel like I get asked these questions every day. Maybe not to that extent, but it worries me that some people know exactly...
March 11, 2013 - 8:00am
March 10, 2013
Chuck's column: Losing family hurts
A good friend of mine lost her mother this week. Mom was in her 90s and had lived a good full life, but I'm sure the loss is still a heavy one with her family. This weekend marks the 28th anniversary of my mother's passing also. Thursday, March 7, 1985. I remember it well, partly...
March 10, 2013 - 8:00am
March 7, 2013
Rosemount High School teachers Steven Albaugh and Dr. Thomas Scott are two of 39 teachers still being considered for 2013 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Albaugh, Scott and the other 37 semifinalists were selected by a panel of community leaders in February from an initial field of...
March 7, 2013 - 8:00am
March 5, 2013
Snow day Tuesday for Rosemount schools
Classes at District 196 schools have been canceled March 5, due to poor weather and driving conditions. All regularly scheduled classes and School-Age Care are canceled for the entire day, along with several other activities: Early Childhood Special Education and Family Education...
March 5, 2013 - 6:34am