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Monday through Friday at 8 a.m., Rene Doffing punches the time clock and digs in to a stack of paperwork.

His routine is similar to those of many office employees in Hastings every Monday. But what makes Doffing different is that he was fired three years ago by the same place he is working for today.


That place is the Hastings Police Department.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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