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Hastings Star Gazette
Hastings day care center settles with state following several violations
Prairie Island nuclear plant completes refueling outage and maintenance projects
Sen. Schoen to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
Minn. roundup: Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced
Former golf course employee accused of embezzlement
crime and courts
Rogers, Carlson, McNary and Pottinger sign letters of intent
Adjusting and learning is the name of the game
Hastings' junior Natasha Girgen qualifies for state in two events
Girls hockey drops first two games to section opponents
Cross-country: Nogle fights illness to run at state meet
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
Probate Estate Christine Drahos
Dissolution of Marriage: Novotny
Probate Estate Marina Challeen
Amended Assume Name Lalah's Oasis
Probate Estate Janaan Rasmusen
Gerald R. Seaton
Jon Joseph Choquette
JoAnn M. Rechtzigel
Letters to the editor: HPAAC gala a success; A thank you to Chief Schutt
Viewpoint: Falling into peak pumpkin season
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: Target brand, not Hastings economy, may be behind closure
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November 3, 2017
A burning desire to innovate: Hearth & Home Technologies focused on growth, community
LAKE CITY — Hearth & Home Technologies takes a box and turns it into something beautiful and functional ... a thousand times a day. In...
November 3, 2017 - 11:50am
October 30, 2017
State, CenturyLink settle suit over billing practices
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson and CenturyLink have reached an agreement on the communications company's pricing practices,...
October 30, 2017 - 7:54pm
October 28, 2017
Deaver resigns from site manager post at LeDuc Historic Estate
The LeDuc Historic Estate's site manager, Amy Deaver, recently resigned from her position after four years of service at the site. The estate is owned by the City of Hastings, but managed by the Dakota County Historical Society. The Dakota County Historical Society plans to review...
October 28, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 19, 2017
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Humans have long relied on horses for transportation, plowing fields and other physical tasks. At a company in western Wisconsin, horses are...
October 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 18, 2017
CuddleMutt founder wants to bring comfort to shelters
Kristen Farris of Rosemount wanted to make it easier for the dogs she fostered to transition into a new home, a hope that inspired her to launch...
October 18, 2017 - 8:45am
October 2, 2017
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
Donald Trump's address to the United Nations on Sept. 19 focused on many political issues that have clear economic implications. Let's consider the economics of these topics in two separate columns in the River Falls Journal. 1."Wherever true socialism or communism has been adopted,...
October 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
Hastings, Red Wing business owners tackle regulation, hiring struggles during visit from state commissioners
How do you incentivize potential employees to sign join a company that already offers competitive pay, health benefits and employee stock options...
October 2, 2017 - 8:45am
October 1, 2017
Editorial: Don't turn harvest into a road tragedy
Midwest gold is flowing. We refer to corn. Farmers and custom-combine professionals are hard at work harvesting 2017's bounty. This means motorists...
October 1, 2017 - 5:33pm
September 26, 2017
Schoolhouse Scoop expands into Cannon Falls
Schoolhouse Scoop is now dishing out dessert in Cannon Falls. Hastings' Schoolhouse Scoop expanded this summer with the opening of the new location...
September 26, 2017 - 8:45am
September 6, 2017
Hastings Family Service receives $2,500 from 'Swipe Out Hunger'
Merchants Bank's "Swipe Out Hunger" Facebook giveaway has concluded with a donation of $2,500 to Hastings Family Service.
September 6, 2017 - 8:45am
August 1, 2017
River Falls employees get chipped
RIVER FALLS — With a disinfecting swipe and a quick two seconds to implant, Sam Bengtson had access to his computer, cell phone, credit...
August 1, 2017 - 3:01pm
July 19, 2017
Adele Salon in Hastings gets a new look
Adele Salon, located at 219 Sibley Street, recently had a facelift. After seven years at the same location, it was time for a new look and the...
July 19, 2017 - 9:05am
July 10, 2017
Olive Dogs Grooming Salon opens in Hastings
Olive Dogs Grooming Salon just opened up in Hastings and lead groomer Crystal Rego said that she is ready to serve the canine clients of Hastings....
July 10, 2017 - 8:00am
July 7, 2017
Portillo's treats early birds to taste of Chicago ahead of Woodbury opening
Portillo's, the famous Chicago eatery known for its hot dogs, Italian beef sandwiches and chocolate cake, is gearing up for its grand opening...
July 7, 2017 - 11:49am
June 26, 2017
After 65 years, a walk-up DQ closes in St. Paul
ST. PAUL - The walk-up Dairy Queen on Snelling Avenue in St. Paul has closed after 65 years in business. For its entire existence, one family...
June 26, 2017 - 8:26am