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Hastings Star Gazette
SEAS preschoolers watch ducklings hatch
Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
Band students awarded at spring concert
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Hastings trap and skeet shooting team, competition week three
HHS boys' golf continues strong performance into end of season
Hastings boys' tennis advances to sectional finals
Where the buffalo roam
Raider baseball wins nine straight MEC games
The Busby brothers of River Falls
Grand opening of Mississippi River Trail takes place amid rain and cold
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Benefit for Bentley to be held June 17
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
arts and entertainment
PHN GOLF COURSE EXPANSION
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP ORD 2017-01
ORD NO. 2017-02 VERS.2
PROBATE ZAJAC 19HA-PR-17-356
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Steven L. Oostenink, 59
Ruth Olsen, 96
Tecla Rose Karpen, 90
Theresa E. King, 90
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Letter: Love thy neighbor
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
Real Estate Showcase
April 19, 2017
Minnesota governor expects GOP transportation plan to win
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's Democratic governor admitted he probably will accept a Republican transportation funding plan he does not like, rural...
April 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 18, 2017
River Oaks quarterly review leads to changes at Cottage Grove golf course
River Oaks Golf Course has been under Parks and Recreation Department control for a full quarter now, after being managed by the city council...
April 18, 2017 - 2:50pm
April 14, 2017
Galland honored for Metro Transit service
In addition to working full time as a sergeant with the Hastings Police Department, James Galland has been working one or two shifts with the...
April 14, 2017 - 8:13am
April 11, 2017
Eyes in the sky: Dakota County purchases 2 drones
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office purchased two drones last summer. Chris Melton, a sergeant at the Dakota County Sheriff's Office, said the...
April 11, 2017 - 9:26am
April 2, 2017
Telecommunications bill causes concern for local officials
A bill moving its way through the Minnesota Legislature has local officials worried they might soon see their authority over public rights-of-way...
April 2, 2017 - 8:00am
March 27, 2017
Public Safety Committee discusses residency restrictions for sex offenders
The City Council's Public Safety Committee met March 20 to discuss concerns related to a predatory offender ordinance. City council members Lori Braucks, Lisa Leifeld and Tina Folch, City Attorney Dan Fluegel, City Administrator Melanie Mesko Lee and Chief of Police Bryan Schafer...
March 27, 2017 - 8:00am
March 23, 2017
City approves 2017 street project
Hastings road construction plans for 2017 are underway. On Monday, the Hastings City Council heard comments from residents regarding the work...
March 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 16, 2017
Rep. Jurgens moves bill to stop speed changes on Hwy. 316
Rep. Tony Jurgens (R-Cottage Grove) has started moving a bill through the Minnesota House of Representatives that would force the Minnesota Department...
March 16, 2017 - 9:00am
March 14, 2017
Townships hold elections
Township elections will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, March 14. Hastings area townships holding elections are Nininger, Vermillion, Marshan, Hampton, Douglas and Ravenna. There are no races for the offices. The Town of Douglas will elect one town supervisor (three-year term)...
March 14, 2017 - 10:46am
March 13, 2017
Transit board's breakup delayed by Dakota County objections
Washington County is caught in the middle of a messy divorce.
March 13, 2017 - 3:13pm
March 6, 2017
City looks to reduce WAC/SAC by 25 percent
As the Hastings City Council looks to adjust its water and sewer (utility) rates, they are also taking a look at a related fee: sewer access charges and water access charges.
March 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 28, 2017
Local water, sewer bills likely to increase
Hastings residents may see some changes to their water and sewer bills this year.
February 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
Jurgens to fight for 35 mph on Highway 316
Hastings' new State Representative, Tony Jurgens (R-Cottage Grove), announced late last week that he will make an effort to keep speed limits...
February 28, 2017 - 8:00am
February 21, 2017
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Cindy Woldstad lived in pain, then became hooked on opioid painkillers.
February 21, 2017 - 9:33pm
February 17, 2017
City approves 30 new home sites in South Oaks subdivision
Hastings is slated to get 30 new single-family homes just north of South Oaks Drive. On Feb. 6, the Hastings City Council unanimously approved...
February 17, 2017 - 10:08am