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Hastings Star Gazette
SEAS preschoolers watch ducklings hatch
Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
Band students awarded at spring concert
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Hastings boys' tennis advances to sectional finals
Where the buffalo roam
Raider baseball wins nine straight MEC games
HHS softball beats Eastview 2-1 in first round of section playoffs
HHS girls golf coming to end of regular season
The Busby brothers of River Falls
Grand opening of Mississippi River Trail takes place amid rain and cold
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Benefit for Bentley to be held June 17
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
arts and entertainment
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DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP ORD 2017-01
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Steven L. Oostenink, 59
Ruth Olsen, 96
Tecla Rose Karpen, 90
Theresa E. King, 90
Maureen C. Myhre, 51
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Letter: Love thy neighbor
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
Real Estate Showcase
May 27, 2017
SEAS preschoolers watch ducklings hatch
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton preschoolers welcomed nine guests into their classroom with the hatching of nine ducklings. Students watched three of...
23 hours 38 min ago
May 24, 2017
Ending on a high note: Warren retires after 33 years at HHS
Lin Warren, the choral director at Hastings High School, will be retiring at the end of this school year. He has spent 33 years at Hastings High...
May 24, 2017 - 8:00am
May 23, 2017
NMSC awards local students scholarships
This year's $2,500 National Merit Scholarship winners were announced by the National Merit Scholarship Corp. on May 10. The 2,500 Merit Scholar designees were chosen from more than 15,000 finalists.
May 23, 2017 - 11:00am
May 15, 2017
HMS students selected for Honor Choirs
Hastings Middle School students were recently accepted into American Choral Director's Association of Minnesota State 4-5-6 Honor Choirs. Over...
May 15, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 22, 2017
Local student excels in NDSU Innovation Challenge
FARGO, N.D. — An area student has been named a track winner in North Dakota State University's Innovation Challenge '17. Winners were announced...
April 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 6, 2017
Private school credits will not count at public schools
ST. PAUL—Public high school students in Minnesota will not likely be allowed to earn credits at private schools as one piece of legislation proposed. Neither the state House nor Senate included in larger education bills a proposal to allow credits earned at private schools,...
April 6, 2017 - 9:04am
April 5, 2017
Select Chorale performs at Orchestra Hall
Hastings High School's choir, the Select Chorale, performed Sunday, March 26, at Orchestra Hall. The choir performed as part of the 12th annual...
April 5, 2017 - 8:00am
March 29, 2017
Early-childhood education money in dispute
ST. PAUL—Additional funding proposed by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton would extend classes for 4 year olds to nearly 200 additional school...
March 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 10, 2017
School board reduces 2017-18 budget by $500,000
The District 200 School Board approved a budget reduction of up to $500,000 for the 2017-18 school year at its meeting Feb. 21. Even with the...
March 10, 2017 - 8:08am
March 8, 2017
Classes resume at HMS after evacuation early this a.m.
Smoke was detected at Hastings Middle School this morning due to a mechanical malfunction. School officials issued a statement around 7:52 a.m. that students had been evacuated from the building and were taken to Pinecrest Elementary until the smoke was cleared. There was no fire...
March 8, 2017 - 8:35am
March 7, 2017
Audit: Educators do not understand how to use test results
ST. PAUL—Many Minnesota educators do not understand how to interpret scores of state and federal mandated tests. An Office of Legislative...
March 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 21, 2017
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
University of Wisconsin-River Falls seniors Marissa Amidon, Adry Cota, Devon Gelhar, Emily Pelton, Grace Sacher, Blake Stolpestad, Rachel Urban and Lisa Vang will present their Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree exhibitions in Gallery 101 in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building, Feb. 22 to...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 21, 2017 - 2:18pm
February 19, 2017
Expanded veterans center opens at DCTC
Dakota County Technical College student Nelson Newbill Jr. has been an active user of the campus' Military and Veterans Service Center since...
February 19, 2017 - 8:00am
February 16, 2017
Tax break studied for Minn. teachers who get degrees in fields they teach
ST. PAUL—Most Minnesota teachers do not get master's degrees in the subjects they teach. That, state Rep. Dean Urdahl says, needs to change...
February 16, 2017 - 11:34am
February 11, 2017
Rural schools lead Minnesota teacher shortage — Red Wing included
ST. PAUL—When Lee Carlson entered his career in public education nearly 30 years ago, aspiring teachers could expect to compete with hundreds...
February 11, 2017 - 7:00am