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Hastings Star Gazette
HMS assembly gets messy
CNC visitors hike to the "sugarbush"
Folch receives DFL endorsement for House
Minn. motor vehicle licensing fix plans headed to final negotiations
Students seeking gun-control measures stall Minn. legislative committee
crime and courts
Girls basketball: A season of development and accomplishment
Berg and Daggett hired as new Hastings girls' lacrosse coaches
Hastings gymnasts have strong start to season
Recent River Blades Skating School accomplishments
National Eagle Center introduces newest bald eagle ambassador: Latsch
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
DAKOTA COUNTY: 4/11/18 Broadband Board Meeting
PUBLIC STORAGE SALE: 4/10/18, Stephen's Self-Storage, Hastings, MN
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: 4/2/18 Hearing - Pasch permit
DAKOTA COUNTY Transportation Dept.: Ad For Bids - CP 38-52 (McAndrews Rd)
CITY OF COATES: 4/16/18 Public Hearing and Regular Council Meeting
Two Fairview Woodbury Physicians Named 2018 Rising Stars
Triple Angels applies to be latest assisted living facility in Cottage Grove
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Abra Hovgaard Attends Womens Conference
Caturia, Smidt & Starkson break ground for new building
Senior living facility Legends of Cottage Grove poised for move-in
Place a Business Announcement
Gerald L. Cardwell
Dianne V. Schiller
Beverly E. Virblas
Scott "Lidge" Lidgerding
Carol Dean Pasch
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
March is National Nutrition Month
Editorial: Light the way for democracy
Editorial: Time for lawmakers to crack down on phone use while driving
Editorial: Shame on us
Letter: 'Thank you' from Karla Bigham
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
government and politics
March 7, 2018
Dakota County becomes first Minnesota county to launch Vitals Aware Services
Dakota County became the first county in Minnesota to roll out the Vitals Aware Services countywide. The new service is designed to improve interactions between law enforcement and people living with intellectual, behavioral and developmental challenges.
March 7, 2018 - 11:40am
March 6, 2018
DMV mess: Minnesota's new IT boss 'hamstrung' by lawmakers
ST. PAUL—The general says she's being hamstrung in her mission. On Tuesday, March 6, Minnesota National Guard Brig. Gen. Johanna Clyborne — the newly appointed commissioner for the state's IT department, said delays by the Republican-led Legislature are prohibiting her...
March 6, 2018 - 7:41pm
Minn. agency that protects nursing home residents has been labeled dysfunctional
ST. PAUL — A state office that exists to protect vulnerable Minnesotans, such as those in nursing homes, is dysfunctional and fails to...
March 6, 2018 - 4:38pm
March 2, 2018
Capitol Chatter: MNLARS issues foreshadow future projects
ST. PAUL—Minnesota state government's aging computer systems' problems could be a common issue unless the information technology agency...
March 2, 2018 - 1:12pm
March 1, 2018
Minnesota catching up on elder abuse cases
ST. PAUL—Minnesota officials say they are catching up on a backlog of cases alleging elderly people have been abused. Health Commissioner...
March 1, 2018 - 5:21pm
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie announces campaign for re-election
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie announced Feb. 27 that he will run for re-election in November. Leslie was first elected sheriff in 2014, but...
March 1, 2018 - 8:21am
February 28, 2018
Federal tax bill helps push Minnesota budget into surplus
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's state budget has flipped from being in deficit to surplus, but the added money is less than legislative leaders expected....
February 28, 2018 - 5:21pm
Minn. lawmakers want state to seek extension for Real ID compliance
ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota lawmakers want Minnesota to get an extension so that people can still board domestic airplanes with regular driver's...
February 28, 2018 - 8:46am
February 27, 2018
MnDOT open house for Highway 316 project gets public input
HASTINGS — More than 100 people attended the open house for the Highway 316 Safety Improvement project hosted by the Minnesota Department...
February 27, 2018 - 6:00am
February 23, 2018
Dakota County takes step toward more mental health awareness
An estimated minimum of 70,000 people could benefit from a new service designed to improve interactions between law enforcement and vulnerable...
February 23, 2018 - 3:08pm
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
ST. PAUL — Some Minnesota lawmakers say they can be more effective in fighting childhood hunger if they regularly meet with organizations...
February 23, 2018 - 11:39am
February 21, 2018
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
ST. PAUL—They came to the Minnesota Capitol frustrated and angry. Many cried as they told their stories; some struggled to hold back sobs of grief. "I don't have politically correct words to say what I've seen," Corey Tanner told a Senate committee investigating the abuse of...
February 21, 2018 - 6:31pm
Cities say they need state money to meet water rules
ST. PAUL—A couple of businesses are moving to Windom, a 4,646-population community in southwest Minnesota, but the mayor there worries...
February 21, 2018 - 5:38pm
New suit against Fishbach may depend on election timing
ST. PAUL — The chance of winning a special election, and thus taking control of the Minnesota Senate, will be a major factor as Democrats...
February 21, 2018 - 10:31am
February 20, 2018
WATCH: Bigham gets sworn in
Senator-elect Karla Bigham of Cottage Grove was sworn in 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven...
February 20, 2018 - 10:41am