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Hastings Star Gazette
Connected in a big way: Hastings grad leads UW-River Falls student body
STAAR program helps students hone life skills
Record Number of Hastings High School Graduates Joining the Military
RiverTown investigates: The aftermath of surviving sexual assault
Prescott police: Fence jumpers; Kids report suspicious snake
crime and courts
Boys’ Golf: Dittrich competes at Bunker Hills in last state meet
Track and Field: Raider boys' 4x800 relay competes at state meet
Softball: Hastings eliminated after four section games
Girls' Golf: Raiders advance to second day and take sixth at section meet
Lacrosse: Both Raiders teams bounced in first game of sections
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
arts and entertainment
First Minnetonka City Bank vs. 103 North Concord Partners LLC NOFS
DENMARK TOWNSHIP: Proposed Vacation of Drainage and Utility Easements
DAKOTA CTY: 5/22/18 COUNTY BOARD PROCEEDINGS
PROBATE OF ESTATE: John W. O'Connell
DAKOTA COUNTY: Public Notice and Comments - S.P. 019-650-016
Dakota County employers to vie for excellence awards
Woodbury Plastic Surgery Joins Fairview Physician Associates Network; Remains an Independent Clinic
Asia-Pacific Ethanol Summit visitors stop in Rosemount
WELS shop benefits Hastings and beyond
It's quaint, quirky and opening in downtown Hastings
Place a Business Announcement
Nancy (Shannon) Allen
Herbert M. Jelley, EdD
Deborah D. Wagner
Juliana Marie Raway
Paul & Donna Wagner
Letters to the editor: Pageant Pennies adding up to success; Do your job after your pet does its business
A Bea in the Garden column: Time to cruise … on down to farmers market
Column: Dad is major force in child’s wellbeing
Editorial: Support a community and celebrate together
A Bea in the Garde: Cotton on to rhubarb's history
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crime and courts
August 16, 2017
Minn. men accused in Prescott robbery case
A trio of Minnesota men are accused in a rowdy night that allegedly led to a burglary and a robbery at a Prescott apartment. One man booted down...
August 16, 2017 - 8:36am
August 15, 2017
Police: Man dresses as woman to attempt to evade police after Cabela's gun theft
Authorities say a St. Paul man tried to disguise himself as a woman to evade police after stealing a handgun from Cabela's in Woodbury and driving...
August 15, 2017 - 12:01pm
Charges: DNA match helps crack North Hudson copper theft
Authorities said DNA evidence linked two Woodbury men to a 2015 burglary where more than $76,000 worth of copper wire was stolen from a North Hudson railroad construction site. On Wednesday, Aug. 9, St. Croix County prosecutors filed charges against those men and two others also suspected...
August 15, 2017 - 11:34am
August 10, 2017
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
Not everyone stopped for a crime at the nation's largest retailer enters the criminal justice system. First-time nonviolent shoplifters at Walmart...
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 3, 2017
Organized offensive: Law enforcement, retailers combat retail crime
When shoppers drive the Walmart parking lot, they're usually after one thing: empty spaces. Jordan Ziebarth scouts for the exact opposite. The...
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 1, 2017
Authorities arrest homicide suspect; Nguyen captured late July 31 in Blaine
A New Hope man accused of fatally shooting a Maplewood woman at her Mendota Heights workplace is in custody after evading authorities for three...
August 1, 2017 - 11:32am
July 31, 2017
Brother of man acquitted in 1992 Minnesota child abduction-murder case sentenced for sex abuse of minor
The brother of a man acquitted in the highly publicized 1992 disappearance of a 5-year-old Inver Grove Heights girl faces 18 months in prison...
July 31, 2017 - 2:40pm
July 27, 2017
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
ST. PAUL -- Fines will increase Aug. 1 in Minnesota for drivers who fail to stop for a school bus with activated lights and the crossing arm...
July 27, 2017 - 10:42am
July 26, 2017
Analysis: Police called disproportionately to Walmart stores
In the years leading up to 2014, police calls for service to retailers in Cottage Grove mainly came from two stores — Target and Kohl’s....
July 26, 2017 - 3:42pm
July 14, 2017
Man sentenced to 8 years for sex trafficking in Washington County
A Brooklyn Park man will serve eight years in prison for his role in trafficking two women for commercial sex at a Woodbury hotel. A Washington...
July 14, 2017 - 12:31pm
July 5, 2017
Body of missing man found near Dakota County Fairgrounds
The body of a man who went missing near the Dakota County Fairgrounds has been found, authorities said. The body of 61-year-old Bruce Peterson...
July 5, 2017 - 12:36pm
Twin Cities man suspected of 10th OWI in Wisconsin
A Rosemount man was arrested on suspicion of his 10th drunken-driving offense Tuesday, July 4, in western Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Patrol...
July 5, 2017 - 8:33am
June 16, 2017
Truck strikes pole causing power outage in Hastings
A vehicle struck a light pole causing a power outage throughout part of Hastings early Friday morning, June 16. According to Police Chief Bryan...
June 16, 2017 - 9:17am
June 15, 2017
Fire destroys Hastings duplex
Editor's note: This story is from June 2017.
June 15, 2017 - 6:51pm
June 7, 2017
Joe Slavin, school board member and principal, found dead in Woodbury park
Editor's note: This story has been updated.
June 7, 2017 - 4:30pm