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Hastings Star Gazette
Fidget spinners, hoverboards top summer safety warning list
Minn. DNR fee increases take effect July 1
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
Gmail will no longer scan your emails for advertising purposes
After 65 years, a walk-up DQ closes in St. Paul
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Moms on the Run race at Grandma's Marathon
HHS boys' lacrosse puts together solid season over .500
Hastings' Nick Dittrich ties for 30th at state golf tournament
HHS baseball hopes to ride improvements into next season
Hastings Hawks and Miesville Mudhens start seasons
Zach Shaleen benefit set for July 8
Locals get creative with painting in the park in Hastings
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
Art's Art to be displayed at BreakAway through July 2
Class of 1947 to celebrate 70-year reunion
arts and entertainment
NINGER TOWNSHIP: 7/3/17 Hearing - Neuman - Minor Lot Split
District 917 Sch Bd Mtg Summary 060617
Assumed Name CDBC
Probate Marueen Myhre 17-402
Hastgs Ord. 2017-03 Amend. Sex Offenders
Shirley M. (Ptacek) Sherman, 70
Jay D. Johnson, 70
Edna M. La Pean, 71
Marvin L. Chapman, 79
Francis "Fran" Woxland, 97
Letter: Hootenanny Committee deserves thanks
Viewpoint: Dayton's inability to negotiate in good faith led to Capitol chaos
Viewpoint: Climate change action starts locally
Viewpoint: Hastings would be fantastic port stop
Letters: UWH still funding 360 Communities; Thankful for dog park
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December 9, 2016
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
NEW YORK - Almost 60 percent of transgender Americans have avoided using public restrooms for fear of confrontation, saying they have been harassed and assaulted, according to the largest survey taken of transgender people in the United States. The survey of 27,715 respondents reached...
December 9, 2016 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2016
Wetterling killer sentenced to 20 years in prison
MINNEAPOLIS—Danny Heinrich, the man who confessed to killing Jacob Wetterling almost three decades ago, was sentenced to 20 years in prison...
November 21, 2016 - 11:33am
November 19, 2016
Child survives hanging after chaotic flee by Minneapolis day care provider, police say
MINNEAPOLIS—A Minneapolis daycare provider hanged a toddler in her home, struck and dragged a man with her minivan and then tried to throw herself off a bridge in a "horrific" series of events Friday morning, police said. The child and the hit-and-run victim survived. The suspect...
November 19, 2016 - 11:09am
November 16, 2016
Police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile charged with manslaughter
ST. PAUL — In a stunning decision that shook police and protesters alike, the officer who fatally shot Philando Castile was charged with manslaughter...
November 16, 2016 - 10:58am
November 15, 2016
North Dakota sheriff investigates report of attack on pipeline protester, gunfire
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — North Dakota authorities are investigating a weekend incident in which pipeline protesters said a woman was struck...
November 15, 2016 - 1:00pm
November 13, 2016
With murders at all-time high, transgender people worry about Trump's decisions on civil rights
NEW YORK—Murders of transgender people hit an all-time high in the United States this year, campaigners said on Thursday, Nov. 10, amid...
November 13, 2016 - 6:00am
November 2, 2016
Central Minnesota man charged with pressuring 11-year-old boy to smoke meth
WILLMAR, Minn — After an 11-year-old boy admitted to his mother that he had smoked marijuana and meth last month, she sent him to the...
November 2, 2016 - 3:00pm
October 27, 2016
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
WALKER, Minn.—Authorities are searching for a Federal Dam, Minn., man after a canoe was found capsized Tuesday night on Leech Lake. The Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of an overturned canoe on the east side of Leech Lake in the Sugar Point area at 6:49 p.m. Tuesday....
October 27, 2016 - 10:01am
October 20, 2016
Minnesota man on meth allegedly assaults woman because ghosts told her to kill him
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Willmar man, high on methamphetamine, allegedly threatened a woman with a knife and attempted to strangle her because...
October 20, 2016 - 10:32am
September 24, 2016
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
ST. CLOUD — The question lingered for nearly 27 years. Investigators internalized it. Patty Wetterling repeated it hundreds, perhaps thousands,...
September 24, 2016 - 7:00am
September 19, 2016
Man shooting at squirrels puts Farmington schools on lockdown
FARMINGTON, Minn. — A man shooting at squirrels with a pellet gun on his property caused confusion Monday morning in Farmington as authorities...
September 19, 2016 - 12:52pm
UPDATE: Five Farmington schools placed in "modified lockdown" in response to police incident
Five Farmington schools were placed on modified lockdown for about 20 minutes while police were searching for an active shooter around 9:30 a.m....
September 19, 2016 - 10:50am
Islamic State says Minnesota mall stabbing carried out by 'soldier'
ST. CLOUD, Minn. --- A man who stabbed nine people at a mall in central Minnesota before he was shot dead is a "soldier of the Islamic State," the militant group's news agency said on Sunday, as the FBI investigated the attack as a potential act of terrorism. The man, who was wearing...
September 19, 2016 - 10:16am
September 18, 2016
Suspect dead, 8 injured after mall stabbings in Minnesota
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 10:52am
August 29, 2016
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
A Wisconsin man is facing five felony charges for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting two women at gunpoint. Washington County Sheriff’s...
News/crime and courts
August 29, 2016 - 5:42pm