Charges: Drunk Man Fires Shotgun In NeighborhoodA Rosemount man is being charged with firing a shotgun off in a residential area on the Fourth of July. James Edward McMenomy, 52, was charged with one count of intentional discharge of a firearm and one count of reckless discharge of a firearm.
State Patrol: 1 Dead In 3-Car Crash Near RosemountA 46-year-old man died Sunday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 52 near Rosemount, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to the crash at about 2:31 p.m. near the area of southbound Highway 52 north of County Road 42 in Dakota County.
University Admits Missteps In Second Drug StudyThe University of Minnesota is apologizing to a Rosemount man who claimed he was coerced into enrolling in a schizophrenia drug trial. It's the second local case to raise questions about patient safeguards during research.
Excellent Educator: Patty LaBeau At ISD 917This week's Excellent Educator traveled the country perfecting her trade before entering her Rosemount classroom. We go into the kitchen to see how that experience helped Patty LaBeau teach others culinary arts.
Propane Tank Explodes Near Rosemount School, No InjuriesNo injuries are reported after a propane tank on a fiery truck exploded near a Rosemount elementary school. Rosemount Police Chief Mitch Scott says the tank exploded just before 3:30 p.m. Thursday at a construction site near the city's downtown.
Conrade Pleads Guilty To Helping Boyfriend After KillingsA 25-year-old Rosemount woman pleaded guilty Friday to helping her boyfriend after he killed two people within a few hours in 2013. Ashley Marie Conrade pleaded guilty to two counts of aiding an offender after the fact in connection with the murders of 23-year-old Palagor Jobi and 20-year-old Anarae Schunk. Murder charges were dropped as part of her plea deal.
Red Bulls No Longer Heading To Africa To Battle EbolaNearly 300 Minnesota National Guard Soldiers who have been preparing for a deployment to Liberia have been told their mission has been called off.
Charges: Rosemount Man Swindled Money From RentersA 41-year-old Rosemount homeowner is accused of swindling payments and security deposits from renters after telling them the room he was renting in his home was no longer available, according to charges filed Wednesday in Dakota County Court.
Sleigh Of Toys: Juvenile Arthritis Sufferer Brings Toys To Fellow PatientsA 12-year-old boy in Rosemount is dealing with a painful condition, but it clearly hasn't affected his heart.
High School Sports Rally: Nov. 14, 2014The semifinals of the Minnesota State High School League's State Football Tournament were played in the cold Friday evening, and WCCO was on hand to capture the action.
Rosemount Police Seek Suspect In Dry Cleaner BurglaryThe Rosemount Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a man suspected of burglarizing a dry cleaning store earlier this week. Police say the incident happened at about 8:35 p.m. Tuesday at the Total Care Dry Cleaners facility in Rosemount.
Rosemount Mother Charged After 4 Kids Found In Bug-Ridden HomeA 38-year-old Rosemount mother has been accused child endangerment and neglect after her four children were found living in bug-ridden and unsanitary living conditions, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office.
Man, 24, Allegedly Assaults 16-Year-Old Girl In Dakota Co.A Lakeville, Minn. man is facing charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl with whom he had a significant relationship. Kenneth Junior Pitchford, Jr., 24, has been charged with three counts of criminal sexual conduct in the first degree with a dangerous weapon and one count of criminal sexual conduct in the first degree.
WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Drumline In MinnesotaRosemount High School is known for their fine arts, and music in particular. Their marching band has played at the Rose Parade in California, for the world-champion Minnesota Lynx and even at last year's We Day at the Xcel Energy Center.
High School Sports Rally: Sept. 5, 2014It's starting to feel like fall, and the brisk weather is perfect for football. On Friday, David McCoy reported on the night's featured game -- Prior Lake at Rosemount. Unlike last week, the results were heavily one-sided. Still, it was a perfect night for football, as long as you brought along a sweatshirt or a blanket.