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Hastings Star Gazette
HHS students train to save a life
Speaker cracks open door for Minnesota gun bill
Community event will tackle diversity and inclusion discussion
Legislative roundup: MN House votes to dump wild rice water rules
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
crime and courts
Raiders boys lacrosse blows out rival Park in season opener
Tennis: Raiders play five matches in five days
Hastings track and field competes in Wi vs. MN Border Battle
Raiders girls lacrosse falls in season opener to Mahtomedi
Future is uncertain for Raiders golf teams
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 NOTICE: Douglas Martin Antonson Estate; File No.19HA-PR-18-263
CITY OF HASTINGS: 5/7/18 Hearing re: Sidewalk Cafes
CITY OF HASTINGS: 5/7/18 Hearing re: Mobile Food Units
HASTINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids- Camera Project
HASTINGS SCHOOL DIST: Ad For Bids- Parking Improvements
Merchants Bank in the Twin Cities Helps Organization to Another Record Year; Advisory Board Reappointed
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Names Todd Seidl
New look at Dakota Pines to launch this season
Planet Beach moves to downtown Hastings
Ready for a sip at Spiral
Place a Business Announcement
Kaaren F. Hendrickson
James "Jim" Clement
Richard "Dick" Murtaugh
Matthew Asphaug Warg
Judith M. Warner
Tina Folch for House Representative
Viewpoint: Legislature running out of time to complete its work
A Bea in the Garden column: Snow stalling spring planting
Sports column: Are adults the problem?
Column: How observant are you?
Viewpoint: SMART Center will help first responders and the mentally ill
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March 14, 2017
Hastings, Dakota County to test sirens Wednesday
The city of Hastings and Dakota County will be testing the new backup system for siren activation on Wednesday, March 15, at 1 p.m. to ensure that the system is working properly. There will be a brief siren test on the city of Hastings and Dakota County sirens within ten miles of...
March 14, 2017 - 2:47pm
Library books go head-to-head this month
This month at the Pleasant Hill Library in Hastings, books are competing bracket style. The library is calling it March Book-Madness, said librarian...
March 14, 2017 - 1:19pm
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
Letters to the editor for March 9
Annual town meetings are a form of direct democracy To the editor, Every year Minnesota townships are required to have an "Annual Town Meeting."...
March 14, 2017 - 10:43am
March 6, 2017
Dakota County deputies catch a break on the big screen
Lights, camera, action. The big screen be could in the future for three Dakota County Sheriff deputies. They recently had the opportunity to...
March 6, 2017 - 8:00am
February 26, 2017
St. Joseph plans St. Patrick's Day dinner
Irish food lovers take note: it's almost time for the annual corned beef and cabbage dinner at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Miesville. This year's dinner will be 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 12. The dinner serves corned beef and cabbage, homemade Irish soda bread, dessert and...
February 26, 2017 - 8:00am
February 22, 2017
Lewis constituents call for town hall
Constituents of Rep. Jason Lewis, frustrated with his lack of planned town halls during the Congressional recess, have taken it upon themselves to plan "Congressional District 2 Constituent Town Halls With or Without Rep. Jason Lewis." The first meeting will be from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday,...
February 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 20, 2017
Open house reveals remodeling concepts at Pleasant Hill Library
Community members had the opportunity to comment on three floor design concepts for the Pleasant Hill Improvement Project at the library's open...
February 20, 2017 - 8:00am
February 19, 2017
Dakota Electric members donate more than $27,000 to neighbors in need
FARMINGTON — Dakota Electric Association distributed $27,258 in 2016 through its Helping Neighbors program to the Community Action Program, The Salvation Army and 360 Communities for local energy assistance. "This money is available because of our members' generous donations...
February 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 7, 2017
Dakota County wins challenge to DNA collection rule
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office has resumed collecting DNA samples from people arrested for certain violent crimes after winning a challenge to the practice in the Minnesota Supreme Court.
February 7, 2017 - 2:48pm
February 3, 2017
Level III predatory offender to move to Hastings this month
The city of Hastings has released information regarding a level III predatory offender, Randall Scott Wunderlich, who is scheduled to transition into Hastings the week of Feb. 20. Hastings police have scheduled a community notification meeting regarding Wunderlich at 6 p.m. Wednesday,...
February 3, 2017 - 3:52pm
February 1, 2017
Books to provide comfort to kids in crisis
Six bags of children's books and stuffed animals were delivered Jan. 18 to the Dakota County Sheriff's Office as part of the Books to the Rescue...
February 1, 2017 - 8:09am
January 31, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Pedestrian fatally hit on state highway in Burnsville; Sheriff says random bullet entered his daughter's bedroom
BURNSVILLE, Minn.—The Minnesota State Patrol reported that a pedestrian was struck and killed Sunday night in Burnsville. A Dodge Ram heading west on Minnesota 13 struck and killed a man as he was running south across traffic near Washburn Avenue in Burnsville at 9:19 p.m.,...
January 31, 2017 - 11:43am
January 30, 2017
Dakota County Sheriff's home hit by stray bullet
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie reported Monday that his home was struck by a stray bullet last Saturday morning, Jan. 28, around 4 a.m. According to the news release, residents several blocks away stated after the fact they were awakened by four or five gunshots at or near that...
January 30, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 12, 2017
Man claims to have gun, causes county government center, HHS to go into lockdown
The Dakota County Government Center and Hastings High School were on lockdown Thursday morning, Jan. 12 after a man allegedly claimed to have a gun. According to a Dakota Counta Sheriff's Office news release, a deputy heard an individual yelling about having a gun in the parking lot...
January 12, 2017 - 2:26pm