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HHS grad starts fly fishing business: Ben Carlson offers local guided trips focused on teaching
Dog park open house showed support, some concerns for dog park
TechCenter relocates to Hastings
Richardson named publisher of Star Gazette
City Council: Presentations, ordinance changes and road construction approvals
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City of Hastings
Lacrosse season already well under way
Hastings loses pair of 4-3 tennis matches
Encouraging score turned in by Raiders in boys golf season opener
Hastings softball team wins season’s first three games
Raiders picking up steam on the diamond
Local grower is state winner in corn yield contest
Ritt graduates from basic combat training at Fort Jackson
Cretin Derham-Hall announces president’s list
Army National Guard announces graduate
Edina Realty Easter egg hunt is Saturday
arts and entertainment
Paul N. Tix, 93
Lillian M. Schaffer, 83
Michael W. Kallas, 64
Anna M. (Ware) Peterson, 90
Desiree M. Turner, 50
NOTICE OF HEARING ON TRUST OF NICHOLAS VASHRO
NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR AN ORDER DISCHARGING CO-TRUSTEE AND APPOINTING A SUCCESSOR TRUSTEE STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF DAKOTA DISTRICT COURT FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE OF MILDRED HOFFMAN
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGSTATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTIES OF DAKOTA AND WASHINGTON CITY OF HASTINGS
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE OF JANICE ROBERTSON
Letter: In support of Schreiner
Editorial: Cuts to district’s budget are needed
Letter: Allina has set its sights on nurses here
Letter: In support of Schriner
Letter: Taxpayers should be livid about new Senate building
July 9, 2009
Enjoy the wine and the music at local vineyard
Free music entertainment is now part of summer Sunday afternoons at Alexis Bailly Vineyard, at 18200 Kirby Ave., just south of Hastings. "Music in the Vineyard" is being held from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sundays in July and August. The events are free to customers. "We wanted to...
July 9, 2009 - 11:07am
June 30, 2009
Conservationists say tax equals green Minnesota
June 30, 2009 - 7:20am
June 24, 2009
City considers allowing chickens in residential neighborhoods
The city is looking to cock-a-doodle-do something about the ordinance that governs what animals people are allowed to keep in residential areas. At Monday's Hastings Planning Commission meeting, the commission tabled a request from the LeDuc Historic Estate to keep 12 chickens on...
June 24, 2009 - 7:41am
June 18, 2009
Aquaponics facility may become a cash generator for dairy industry
A rural Baldwin, Wis. commercial property may hold the future for agriculture. Just outside of town is the building site for the new "Future Farm Food and Fuel" facility, a business partner with the Emerald and Baldwin Dairy operations. Steve Meyer, director of operations, has been...
June 18, 2009 - 7:30am
June 17, 2009
Festival has bluegrass, red berries
The 127th annual Memorial Lutheran Church, Afton Strawberry Festival, will be held Saturday, June 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the church, 15730 Afton Boulevard S. The congregation plans to sell and serve more than 500 pounds of locally grown strawberries during the three hours of the...
June 17, 2009 - 7:38am
May 28, 2009
To the editor: Ash borer is sobering reality
To the editor, The finding of emerald ash borer (EAB) in St. Paul is a sobering reality to many of us who consider ourselves friends of the trees. I'd like to encourage the people of St. Paul, Hastings, and wherever else EAB may pop up, to avoid doubling the sorrow. Watch out for...
opinion / news / outdoors
May 28, 2009 - 3:48pm
May 7, 2009
To the editor; Let's focus on helping animals in Minnesota, first
To the editor, As I write this, I am packing to leave for the No Kill Conference in Washington D.C. this weekend. At the same time, a petition is being circulated asking Minnesota's largest animal welfare organization to reduce their high kill rates. Ironically, at the same time,...
May 7, 2009 - 1:07pm
May 1, 2009
Swine flu tests to grow after confirmed case
COLD SPRING, Minn.
May 1, 2009 - 6:49am
April 9, 2009
Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING SOUTH WASHINGTON WATERSHED DISTRICT ENLARGEMENT, INCREASE NUMBER MANAGERS ANDVALLEY BRANCH WATERSHED DISTRICT ENLARGEMENT Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources 520 Lafayette Road North Saint Paul, Minnesota 55155 In the matter of the petitions...
April 9, 2009 - 11:35am
June 23, 2008
Biomass study finds feasability, but cost may not be worth it
Cutting small trees and brush for energy can be done without harming Minnesota's northern forests, but the cost to do the work may be more than the profit. That's the finding of the first comprehensive study of the environmental effects and economics of cutting so-called woody biomass. Researchers...
June 23, 2008 - 12:00am
May 27, 2008
Corn growers fight back
ST. PAUL - The corn industry is trying to counter those who blame ethanol for pumping up consumer prices. Corn growers say they are responsible for gasoline prices staying lower than they would have otherwise. "A dark oily cloud hangs over motorists' travel plans this Memorial Day...
May 27, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Cold, wet weather puts farmers behind their planting schedule
WORTHINGTON -- It does snow in late April -- even in early May, for that matter -- but for those of us who have endured a seemingly endless winter, it's time for spring to, well, spring. That sentiment rings especially true for farmers, who await cooperation from Mother Nature to...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
February 29, 2008
Mining, ag economic bright spots
ST. PAUL - Rural Minnesota provides the state with its only good news in an otherwise dismal economy. High grain prices, especially, provide farmers more money to spend than they have seen in years.
February 29, 2008 - 12:00am