District 196

Metrodome’s loss is Tiger Stadium’s gain The Youth in Music marching band state championships are coming to Farmington this Saturday as the competition’s previous site of many years was turned to rubble. Youth in Music was held at the Metrodome site in Minneapolis during the contest’s 10-year run and was torn down earlier this year [...]

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Kanika Gupta is among the newest members of the Minnesota Youth Council Each year more and more families struggle with homelessness in Dakota County. And it is an issue that one local teen hopes to bring to the forefront of the Minnesota Legislature’s agenda. Eastview High School senior Kanika Gupta is among the newest members [...]

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The Rosemount High School marching band was the overall Sweepstakes Champion this past weekend at the Marshall Pursuit of Excellence Marching Band Competition. The band won awards for Outstanding Visual, Outstanding General Effect, Outstanding Color Guard, Outstanding Concert Percussion and Outstanding Drum Majors. (Photos courtesy of Dave Andrews)

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Increase is 0.03 percent from payable 2014 The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board is preliminarily seeking the maximum property tax levy permitted by the state. On Sept. 22, the board unanimously approved a preliminary payable 2015 board approved property tax levy of $78.3 million, which is a 0.03 percent increase from payable 2014. “Seeking the maximum [...]

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Elementary school serves students in Lakeville, Apple Valley Detailed plans for a 13,200-square-foot addition and remodeling of Parkview Elementary School in Lakeville have been released. The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board reviewed architectural plans on Sept. 22, which include the addition of eight new classrooms and the elimination of two existing classrooms to make room for [...]

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The Rosemount High School marching band took the Ice Bucket Challenge en masse during an August practice session at the high school. The Ice Bucket Challenge is a fundraising effort for the ALS Association, which receives donations from those who take the challenge and pass the challenge along to other people or organizations. ALS is [...]

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