Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District is calling its first year of iPads in the classroom a success and making plans for an expanded second year, all while hoping voters provide...
The Rosemount Legion Green run through the sub-state tournament started with some convincing wins and ended with some missed opportunities last week. Rosemount opened tournament play by scoring 24 runs and beating Lakeville North 2 and Lakeville South by a combined 17 runs in the tournament’s first two games. Ty Abbott had three hits and two RBI and Luke Dahl added two more RBIs on two hits as Rosemount beat Lakeville North 2 12-1 in the tournament’s first game July 22.
Rosemount fire chief Rick Schroeder says lightning is to blame for a fire that damaged a fourplex on 156th Street early Friday morning. Rosemount firefighters received the call at 6:20...
You like to think you’ll react well when the end finally comes. That you’ll accept the reality of the situation, wipe a single, manly tear from the corner of your eye and get on with the business of your life. And, honestly, I think I did pretty well. It’s never easy to lose something dear to you, but my television died Sunday night and at least so far my world has not collapsed. That could change, I suppose.
The last few weeks have provided lots of little reunions for Tony DeNucci. As he’s made the rounds around Rosemount putting up posters for the American Wrestling Federation show he’s...
Microsoft has done a lot for we humans over the years. Its Windows operating system powers many of our computers. Office products like PowerPoint make it simple for nearly anyone to put presentations that have been scientifically optimized for boredom production. And gamers love its XBox One console, even though it uses a camera capable of sensing the outline of a gamer’s, um, personal joystick, even through his pants. That’s not enough, though.
The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District is making final preparations for bond and levy questions that could bring the district an additional $180 million over the next 14 years. The money...
You will find photos, not feathers, in the poultry barn at the year’s Dakota County Fair . With a statewide ban on poultry exhibitions this year because of concerns about avian flu, county 4-H leaders have had to get creative to keep the barn filled. So, instead of cages full of clucking hens and quacking drakes, you will find rows of matted photos. You might even find a plush bird or two. This year’s schedule will include many of the same events.
Rosemount police activity for the week of July 22-27.
A 46-year-old Fountain man died Sunday afternoon in an accident on Highway 52 in Rosemount. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, John Ostrom was southbound on Highway 52 just south...