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Hastings Star Gazette
Proposed Dayton budget, tax changes 'complicated'
Local author to launch new parenting book March 31
Capitol Chatter: Buffer-related lawsuit fails
Annual Hastings Tastings event to be April 3
Minn. lawmaker proposes 'slowpoke bill,' which would increase punishment for slow drivers in left lane
crime and courts
Hastings Bantam B1 boys hockey team advances to state tournament
Hastings Just for Kix competes in two competitions
Hastings boys' basketball upset by Burnsville
Hastings boys hockey improved throughout the year
Hastings girls' basketball advances to section semis
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
PUBLIC HEARING: 3/29/18, Proposed Base Hauler License Fee
PROBATE HEARING: 4/12/18, Francis J. Pasch Estate; 19HA-PR-18-188
PROBATE HEARING: 4/12/18, Carol D. Pasch Estate; 19HA-PR-18-189
PROBATE 19HA-PR-18-184 THELEN
DAKOTA COUNTY BID AD WASTE ENCLOSURES
Triple Angels applies to be latest assisted living facility in Cottage Grove
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Abra Hovgaard Attends Womens Conference
Caturia, Smidt & Starkson break ground for new building
Senior living facility Legends of Cottage Grove poised for move-in
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
Place a Business Announcement
Beverly E. Virblas
Esther J. Dahl
Ruth A. Hurt
Melissa "Missy" Christofferson
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
March is National Nutrition Month
Editorial: Light the way for democracy
Editorial: Time for lawmakers to crack down on phone use while driving
Editorial: Shame on us
Letter: 'Thank you' from Karla Bigham
Real Estate Showcase
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March 14, 2018
County commends Hastings man for saving a life
A Hastings resident was in the right place at the right time last May when his quick thinking helped save the life of an injured woman. Earlier...
March 14, 2018 - 7:49am
March 7, 2018
Dakota County becomes first Minnesota county to launch Vitals Aware Services
Dakota County became the first county in Minnesota to roll out the Vitals Aware Services countywide. The new service is designed to improve interactions between law enforcement and people living with intellectual, behavioral and developmental challenges.
March 7, 2018 - 11:40am
March 1, 2018
County hosts open house for library renovation
The concept and design renderings for the Pleasant Hill Library renovation were revealed at an open house Feb. 22. About 50 people attended the open house inquiring about the project with some asking very good questions, according to Dakota County library director Margaret Stone....
March 1, 2018 - 4:40pm
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie announces campaign for re-election
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie announced Feb. 27 that he will run for re-election in November. Leslie was first elected sheriff in 2014, but...
March 1, 2018 - 8:21am
February 26, 2018
An overwhelming demand: Lack of mental health facilities is critical
Far from a new issue, law enforcement and mental illness have become increasingly more entangled since state governments began to close their...
February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 23, 2018
Dakota County takes step toward more mental health awareness
An estimated minimum of 70,000 people could benefit from a new service designed to improve interactions between law enforcement and vulnerable...
February 23, 2018 - 3:08pm
February 9, 2018
Dakota County pursues law enforcement training center
Dakota County is proposing a new facility — the SMART (Safety and Mental Health Alternative Response Training) Center — for law enforcement...
February 9, 2018 - 9:41am
February 5, 2018
Man found with more than 100 pounds of THC candy-like gummies in Lakeville
Officers found several thousand candy-like "gummies" containing tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) during a traffic stop last week in Lakeville. Austin...
February 5, 2018 - 4:53pm
January 29, 2018
Commission on Judicial Selection recommends First Judicial District candidates
ST. PAUL — The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Gov. Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota's First Judicial District. This vacancy will occur upon the retirement of the Honorable Michael...
January 29, 2018 - 2:59pm
January 25, 2018
Pleasant Hill expands iLAB equipment
The Dakota County Library has expanded iLAB equipment to more locations including the Pleasant Hill Library at 1490 S. Frontage Road. The new...
January 25, 2018 - 8:55am
January 23, 2018
The Recycling Zone changes plastic bags policy
A new year brought a few changes to how residents can recycle certain items. Dakota County no longer accepts plastic bags and packing peanuts at The Recycling Zone in Eagan. As of Jan. 1, the county also has stopped paying residents to drop off aluminum cans, though cans still are...
January 23, 2018 - 7:49am
January 10, 2018
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
A surge in the number people with mental health problems continues to strain to county jails, and in Goodhue County, the cost of managing their...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 21, 2017
Dakota County to join lawsuit against opioid manufacturers
Dakota County will join several Minnesota counties in taking action against pharmaceutical companies and distributors in the sale and manufacture...
December 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 7, 2017
'Small Sums' add up: Organization supplies homeless workers with job essentials
Small items can make a big difference when it comes to getting out of homelessness. "Being homeless is expensive and exhaustive," said Terre...
December 7, 2017 - 6:27pm
November 10, 2017
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Virtually everyone is aware of the nationwide jostling taking place to attract Amazon's announced $50 billion corporate headquarters. I can't...
November 10, 2017 - 8:45am