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Hastings Star Gazette
Rio Gran plans grand opening for new building on Saturday
Beverly Mwangi has graduated from basic combat training
Downtown Holiday event continues on Saturday
CVS gets Vermillion Street access
Guilty plea entered in fatal vehicle crash in Hampton Township
crime and courts
Hastings raced at the sprint relays last week
Raiders girls hockey team turns things around with win over Sabers
Big penalties hurt Raiders boys hockey team
Raider wrestlers beat Farmington, Stillwater
Raiders get win over Sibley in girls basketball
Henry Trunk completes seasonal park ranger law enforcement training
Jennifer Lanting inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
Harlie joins Hodges family
Rebekah joins Wessinger family
Oliver joins Lunsford family
arts and entertainment
David Alan Metzger, 50
Rudy C. Hovseth, 75
Virginia C. Mayer, 80
Burton Irving Benjamin, 75
Vincent "Vince" Albert Knoll, 77
Letter: ‘A wolf in sheep’s clothing is still a fearsome predator’
Letter: HMS principal says ‘Thanks’ for Eagle Bluff trip
Editorial: Another amazing Gobble Gait is in the books
Letter: Will Kline blame Obama for GTM computer problem?
Letter: Thanks go out to blood donors
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September 7, 2012
Dawson nursing home, hospital recognized for safety
DAWSON, Minn. — Johnson Memorial Health Services, a hospital and nursing home in Dawson, has earned a top designation by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry for going above and beyond in meeting safety requirements. Johnson Memorial is the first nursing home —...
September 7, 2012 - 9:14am
August 17, 2012
Citizens’ input sparks recommendations
On May 15, Citizen Solutions came to Bemidji to engage local residents in a different conversation about health care — a conversation that moved away from argument and instead focused on personal experiences and consensus building. The focus of the outreach was to hear directly...
opinion / letters
August 17, 2012 - 11:07pm
October 16, 2009
Lawmakers expect health-care action
ST. PAUL -- A trio of Minnesota legislators returned from Washington impressed with the enthusiasm of the state's congressional delegation about passing a health-care reform bill. At least Democrats were enthused. The Democratic legislators did not talk to congressional Republicans. Rep....
October 16, 2009 - 7:17am
August 28, 2009
Bachmann health-care forum lively
LAKE ELMO, Minn. - The lively crowd gathered for U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's health care town hall forum turned feisty at times, drowning out...
August 28, 2009 - 8:42am
August 20, 2009
An open letter to senators
To Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken: This letter is long so I suppose it might not get read. If you're just looking for my short opinion, it is: 1. We need a public option insurance plan or nothing will change. 2. We need a law that says no economically advanced country...
August 20, 2009 - 11:46am
To the editor: U.S. doesn't have the world's best health care
To the editor, Having followed the recent debate over health care in the Star Gazette, I wish to address some of the myths that seem to be continually perpetuated as this debate wears on. First, there seems to be a notion that the United States has the absolute best health care...
August 20, 2009 - 11:45am
August 13, 2009
To the editor: Socialized care isn't the answer
To the editor, After reading Dr. Spinelli's letter to the editor informing the readers of his support for "Universal Single Payer Health Care," or in other words, "Government Controlled Socialized Medicine," I have a few questions for him. Name me one country where government controlled,...
August 13, 2009 - 3:06pm
August 5, 2009
Farmfest kicks off, congressmen discuss economy, healthcare, farm bill
GILFILLAN -- Serving in Congress has been like "drinking from a fire hose" since the new farm bill became law last May, Rep. Collin Peterson said Tuesday at Farmfest. The 28th annual farm show kicked off Tuesday morning and Peterson and Rep. Tim Walz, both Democrats, kept the rapid-fire...
August 5, 2009 - 7:37am
June 19, 2009
Minnesotans watch federal health care plans
ST. PAUL - Health-care reform due to come out of Washington this year looks a lot like what is happening in Minnesota, the state House health leader says. But Rep. Tom Huntley, DFL-Duluth, Thursday said he will watch Congress carefully as it tries to craft a health-care measure that...
June 19, 2009 - 8:26am