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State rail plan includes passenger line that could run through Farmington
FHS students compete for a cause
Fire chief finalists meet the public
Business booms following Farmington restaurant's recognition
Farmington man allegedly used pellet gun to rob three boys
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Track and field: Tigers get on the track at Mankato
Boys lacrosse: Tigers turning over roster in first season in new conference
FHS graduate Betzold has a 2.07 ERA for SMU softball
Farmington Gymnastics Center sends eight to MAGA state
Farmington grad Magalis is an all-American
New church launches Sunday in Farmington
Fish frys and more are on your weekend agenda
Farmington's citywide park cleanup is April 25
Friends pay tribute to Farmington graduate
A celebration of spring in Farmington
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Letter: Band gave student a home
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Editorial: Speak up now on budget proposals
Nathan Hansen column: If we lose, we lose together
Student voices: Get ready for the stresses of test time
Get Out! Deals
September 3, 2009
South suburban schools formally announce creation of new conference
As expected, the District 196 schools -- Rosemount, Apple Valley, Eagan and Eastview -- announced they were withdrawing from the Lake Conference. Along with several current Lake schools, and Prior Lake, the group will create the new 10-member South Suburban Conference beginning next...
education / sports / news
September 3, 2009 - 10:58am
July 21, 2009
Rosemount grad injured in Afghanistan dies
Ben Kopp was born a fighter, but late last week he found a fight he couldn't win. The 2006 Rosemount High School graduate died Saturday, just...
July 21, 2009 - 7:14am
March 24, 2009
House committee will meet in Farmington
Pat Garofalo is bringing the capitol to the cornfields. On March 31 Farmington's state representative and the rest of the K-12 Education Finance Division Committee will hold a meeting at Farmington High School's little theater. The legislative field trip is something committees do...
March 24, 2009 - 11:50am
February 17, 2009
Help is out there for small businesses
Running a small business is never easy, and when the economy is struggling it only gets harder. That's where Christine Pigsley comes in. Pigsley is associate dean of business and entrepreneurship at Dakota County Technical College.
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
Ice blamed for death of one, injury to another
The Minnesota State Patrol is blaming a patch of ice on Highway 52 for the single-vehicle accident that killed one person and injured a 20-year-old Rosemount woman Sunday. The Rosemount woman was driving south on Highway 52 near 117th Street around noon when she hit a patch of ice....
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
'Red Bull Division' has a storied history
The 1,000 soldiers of the 34th Infantry Division embarking on a historic mission to Iraq this spring will add onto a long revered history. Here we will tell you a little bit about it. The Red Bulls, as they are more commonly known, have roots back to the Civil War. They started...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Rosemount High School reunion 1918-1964
A combined reunion will be held Aug. 16 for the classes of 1918 through 1964 at the Rosemount Community Center. Tours of the old school, now part of the Rosemount Middle School, will take place from 2 to 3 p.m. Registration and a social will begin at 3 p.m. Dinner will be served...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
Rosemount chosen for program to study housing choices
Rosemount will receive expert help in creating a full range of housing choices in the city through a program sponsored by the Urban Land Institute Minnesota and the Regional Council of Mayors. Rosemount was one of five cities chosen for the Opportunity City Pilot program.
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Man arrested for DWI in Empire Township
Ronald Gene Fleck may have had one drink too many. The 46-year-old man from Rosemount faces charges of driving under the influence. Police stopped Fleck Feb. 18, 2008 after they noticed the back of the car he was driving had extensive damage. The car was also swerving over the roadway's...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
Rosemount site could get 3M's dirty dirt
SKB Environmental in Rosemount is one of several landfill locations being considered for disposal of contaminated soil from 3M sites in Cottage Grove, Woodbury and Oakdale. The soils in question contain perfluorochemicals or PFCs, compounds once used in popular 3M products. For...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
March 19, 2008
Rosemount teen charged with hiding murder weapon
Zachary Butler-Martinez may have broken up the fight that resulted in the death of 17-year-old Cody Casey, but Rosemount police believe he also helped his younger brother hide the knife he used to stab his Rosemount High School classmate. The Dakota County Attorney's office charged...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am