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Pastor recognized for his work with police
Firefighters focus on fitness
Annual book sale supports library
United Methodist Women salad luncheon serves up community
Police report: April 7 to April 13
crime and courts
Girls lacrosse: Lose big, win big
Girls track and field: Irish third at Prior Lake
Tennis: Sunkam finishes off tennis win over Hastings
Baseball: Pitchers propel Irish to 3-1
Softball: Irish drop opener, 2-1
arts and entertainment
Jodie A. Rychwalski, 58
Russell E. Kendrick, Jr., 71
Nancy R. Carlson, 96
Harold F. Synstelien, 82
Dennis M. Muhonen, 61
WATER SYSTEM city of Rosemount
PROJECT 32-68 Dakota Co. Transportation
Wells Fargo Bank, vs Bitterly
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, vs Carlsen
SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS Dakota Co Admin
Nathan Hansen's column: Getting a leg up on prom season
Student voices: Choose your own future
Andrea Langworthy's column: Weighty issues
Chuck Brooks' column: The root of all high school evil?
Nathan Hansen's column: On the road to robot rule
March 21, 2010
Local mother-son pair earns art exhibit
A project that began with pain and frustration has opened an interesting door for a mother and son from Rosemount. For two months starting April...
March 21, 2010 - 9:53am
March 20, 2010
County aims for energy efficiency
All Dakota County-owned buildings will receive energy assessments soon. At its regular meeting this week, the Dakota County Board of Commissioners authorized the execution of a contract with Sebasta Blomberg and Associates for $99,820 to complete the audits of the 24 buildings....
March 20, 2010 - 7:03am
Property values down countywide
The trend is a downward one. According to the annual report released this week by the Dakota County Assessing Services, the majority of property market values in Dakota County showed a decrease this year. The information was presented this week to the Dakota County Board of Commissioners....
March 20, 2010 - 7:02am
March 19, 2010
Families can bond over a book with library's one-day book club
To promote family reading the Robert Trail Library will host a special kids- parent book club over spring break. The group, which will be led by librarian Kathy Kleckner, will meet from 3 to 4 p.m. March 26. The idea behind the club is that kids and parents could read the chosen...
news / life
March 19, 2010 - 10:04am
Your weekend: Happy birthday Dr. Seuss
March 20 Dr. Seuss birthday party The Robert Trail Teen Advisory Group will host a Dr. Seuss Birthday party for children 4 to 8 from 11 a.m. to noon March 20. There will be games, coloring and wonderful Dr. Seuss stories read by teens. No registration required but get there early...
March 19, 2010 - 9:57am
They help navigate complicated tax codes
Plenty of people would be happy to avoid doing their taxes every year, but Jim Peterson is a little different. He signs up to do extra. For...
March 19, 2010 - 9:49am
March 13, 2010
County seeks help monitoring wetlands
Area wetlands need your help. Dakota County is seeking people to help monitor the health of community wetlands, include those in Rosemount, through the Wetland Health Evaluation Program. Volunteers work with people in the community to collect information that will be used to help...
March 13, 2010 - 7:07am
March 12, 2010
Your weekend: Teen night is tonight
March 12 Teen night Rosemount youth in grades 6-8 who attend school in Rosemount or live within Rosemount City boundaries are invited to attend the monthly-supervised teen nights at the Rosemount Community Center. Teen Night is a safe environment where youth can socialize and interact...
March 12, 2010 - 10:53am
Interim sheriff Bellows appoints a new chief deputy
Dakota County's acting sheriff will soon have a top deputy. On Monday, Dakota County Interim Sheriff Dave Bellows announced he has appointed Tim Leslie as the new chief deputy sheriff in the Dakota County. Under state law, the sheriff can appoint a new top deputy and it does not...
crime and courts / government
March 12, 2010 - 10:05am
Competition raises money, spirits
The competition was fierce. The contestants were die-hard. And at the end of it all more than 300 people had full bellies and area charities benefited. For the ninth year in a row the Rosemount United Methodist Church held its chili cook-off and a big crowd turned out for the spicy...
March 12, 2010 - 10:01am
March 6, 2010
Workforce group seeks guidance
MRCI Workforce is looking for a few good men and women. The company, which provides employment opportunities for people with disabilities, is looking for ways to better promote itself in the Twin Cities and needs volunteers to help figure out ways to do that. Rosemount director...
March 6, 2010 - 8:35am
March 5, 2010
Rosemount woman will compete for state crown
It took three years for Marie Kurle to feel comfortable talking to people about the depression she suffered after the birth of her second daughter. Now that she's started, she can't seem to stop. This weekend Kurle will compete in the Mrs. Minnesota International pageant in St. Paul....
March 5, 2010 - 11:18am
Pair of 'luring' incidents spark warning to parents
A pair of recent incidents in which drivers invited teenage girls into their cars has Rosemount police working with local schools to keep parents informed. The most recent incident happened around 1:30 p.m. Feb. 27. According to Rosemount police chief Gary Kalstabakken the driver,...
crime and courts
March 5, 2010 - 11:13am
Your weekend: Summer-job workshop is Friday
March 5 Summer job workshop The Dakota County Workforce Center will provide information to help teens find summer jobs from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. March 5 at the Robert Trail Library. The library is located at 14395 S. Robert Tr. For more information call 651-423-1200. March 6 Alphabet...
March 5, 2010 - 11:09am
March 4, 2010
Sterner, Bills earn endorsements from their parties
The race is on. Phillip Sterner (DFL) and Kurt Bills (GOP) will go head to head for the 37 B State Representatives seat. Both Sterner and Bills received endorsements from their respective parties over the weekend. Sterner, the incumbent, received the DFL endorsement Saturday during...
March 4, 2010 - 4:02pm