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Hastings Star Gazette
Hastings bridge to be used in bird study
MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
Beldenville man in 'fair' condition after Hager City-area crash
Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
Missing St. Croix River boater found alive, Minn. authorities say
crime and courts
City of Hastings
HHS girls' golf wins first conference match to start season
HHS boys' tennis wins three matches in a row to improve to 6-1
HHS softball remains undefeated after two more MEC wins
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Hastings woman competes in 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Local student excels in NDSU Innovation Challenge
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Simple Steps program encourages walking in Dakota County
arts and entertainment
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE-ERICKSON & BROWN
INTENT TO DESTROY STUDENT RECORDS
Ridgeview Homeowners Association vs De Haro
NOTICE OF MEETING
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Joan M. Moes, 85
Joseph M. Graham, 74
Francis B. Wellman
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: The House majority and transit for our district
Letter: Jurgens, Franke helped get tax relief passed
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Viewpoint: To reach potential, southeast MN needs better broadband
Letters to the editor for March 30
Real Estate Showcase
April 19, 2017
Be prepared: Sheriff reminds residents to observe Severe Weather Awareness Week
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie is reminding citizens that the week of April 17-20 is Severe Weather Awareness Week.
April 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 18, 2017
DNR stocked trout ahead of last weekend's opener
To local anglers, a DNR crew rolling up to the Vermillion River bank with thousands of trout flopping around in a tank is a sure sign of spring....
April 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 14, 2017
County cracks down on distracted driving
Dakota County law enforcement officials want drivers to keep their eyes on the road. In conjunction with April's designation as Distracted Driver...
April 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 13, 2017
Positive outlook in State of County
Dakota County Board Chairman Mike Slavik had a positive outlook in his April 5 State of the County address at Royal Cliff Conference Center....
April 13, 2017 - 1:50pm
April 3, 2017
County rejects CTIB dissolution plan
The Counties Transit Improvement Board, a five-county transit partnership that includes Dakota County, is planning to dissolve. But Dakota County...
April 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 28, 2017
Hastings Relay for Life reboots for 2017
For more than 20 years, Hastings has hosted a Relay for Life event. A fundraising event for the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life is traditionally held at the high school, with music blaring over a set of speakers as teams camp out and rotate people on and off the walking track....
March 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 22, 2017
Organization urges: ride a bike every day in April
A Minneapolis-based organization is hoping to get you to make a pledge. It's a simple one: ride any kind of bicycle at least once a day every day in April. The organization, 30 Days of Biking, promises no awards, no fundraising, no ticket prices and no participation tracking. Instead,...
March 22, 2017 - 8:00am
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