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Hastings Star Gazette
Highway 55 crash on Wednesday causes one serious injury
Former Hastings priest found not guilty of criminal sexual abuse
We're No. 27! Hastings breaks through NerdWallet rankings on list of employment hotspots for millenials
Trying to find a way home: Pearl Harbor veteran’s attempt to move closer to family blocked by VA policy
Treasure Island breaks ground on $19 million expansion
crime and courts
City of Hastings
A league of her own: 8-year-old Taylin Flynn is the lone girl in Raider Nation baseball at her level
Press box dedication is Monday at Vets Park
Girls golf: Pevonka leads golf girls at Inverwood, earns medalist honors
Track and field: Hastings wins Matt Kero Invitational in Duluth
Girls lacrosse: Raiders have just two games left in regular season
Remembering the fallen founder: Grave rededication honored Henry Bailly and all Minn. veterans
Looking for Volunteens for the summer
Marissa Novak receives UNL degree
Christy Miller is Rotary student of the month
Let’s go fishing Volunteers sought for senior citizen fishing trips
arts and entertainment
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Douglas Township Variance Meeting
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGVERMILLION TOWNSHIP, DAKOTA COUNTY, MINNESOTA
Susan Wenig, 56
Ralph Schweich, 87
Edithe M. Bartron, 90
Jacqueline R. Norton, 68
Germaine E. Thomas, 75
Editorial: We’re all for bus service coming here
Letter: District deserves better than John Kline
Letter: Investing in education is the most noble investment imaginable
Letter: Here’s to hoping history of Jaycee Park will remain
Letter: Kline is standing up for homeowners
Get Out! Deals
April 20, 2009
Senators approve college budget cuts
ST. PAUL - State-run colleges and universities' budgets would be cut under a bill senators reluctantly passed 41-23 Friday. Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system schools would receive 3 percent less in the next two-year budget than they receive now. The University of Minnesota's...
April 20, 2009 - 7:51am
Deputies go on weight patrol
WILLMAR -- It's just after 9 a.m. on a recent weekday, along County Road 2 just north of Atwater. Kandiyohi County Patrol Sgt. Matt Akerson turns on the radar in his patrol car and sees that an oncoming semi truck is going 61 miles per hour in a 55-mph zone. Akerson turns the squad...
April 20, 2009 - 7:46am
Coleman relies on 'equal protection' argument
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman says a constitutional principle, ensuring all voters are treated equally, drives his continuing U.S. Senate election...
April 20, 2009 - 7:27am
White House connection: Bemidji dog half-sister of Obama family dog
A Bemidji family has a White House canine connection. Ruby, a 2-year-old Portuguese water dog owned by Julie Quanrud and her husband, Ric Meixell,...
April 20, 2009 - 7:23am
April 17, 2009
Senate backs harassment policy
ST. PAUL - Bullying and other types of harassment would not be tolerated in Minnesota schools under a bill senators tentatively approved Thursday. On a 43-22 vote, the Senate approved a bill requiring school boards to adopt a policy that prohibits harassment. The policy applies to...
April 17, 2009 - 7:29am
Court budget means 'service reduction'
ST. PAUL - Minnesota senators are considering increasing court fees nearly $36 million to prevent deep budget cuts for the courts system, but a leading judge and the senator in charge of judicial spending say the budget still would be too small. "They are moving in the right direction,"...
April 17, 2009 - 7:24am
April 13, 2009
Outdoors spending plans taking shape
ST. PAUL -- An influx of dedicated state tax revenue leads outdoors enthusiasts to believe a logjam of Minnesota natural resources projects will...
outdoors / sports
April 13, 2009 - 7:58am
Budget problem 'sinking in slowly'
ST. PAUL - Minnesota legislators are a month away from their deadline to send all tax and budget bills to Gov. Tim Pawlenty, but there is a doubt whether Minnesotans understand the state faces a serious budget problem. Assistant Senate Majority Leader Tarryl Clark, DFL-St. Cloud,...
April 13, 2009 - 7:49am
April 10, 2009
New UMD program now pays for students' birth control
A new state program at the University of Minnesota Duluth has begun picking up the tab for low-income students' birth control needs. UMD health services nurse-practitioner Sharon Anderson said she was bothered by having to send some students to Planned Parenthood earlier this year,...
April 10, 2009 - 9:51am
Federal aid follows disaster declaration
April 10, 2009 - 8:03am
April 9, 2009
Search for Eveleth native remains resolute
ST. PAUL -- On Dan Zamlen's 19th birthday, the search for the Eveleth native entered its fourth day Wednesday with police and family defiantly refusing to let hope wane. Zamlen, a Type I diabetic, was last heard from about 2:45 a.m. Sunday when he was having a cell phone conversation...
April 9, 2009 - 7:11am
March 30, 2009
Internet scheme fleeces Red Wing church
A Red Wing church is out $94,000 after Internet thieves apparently hacked church computers. The Church of St. Joseph, 426 West Eight St., reported to Red Wing police on March 20 that a large sum of money was taken from the church's bank account without consent. "What's more shocking...
March 30, 2009 - 7:26am
Hendrum fights to defend the town against flooding
HENDRUM, Minn. - The Red River caught this community 30 miles north of Moorhead by nasty surprise Sunday. With ice jams impeding its advance downstream, the river swelled rapidly, from the base of the 5-foot dike surrounding Hen-drum to just a few inches shy of its top. The rise...
March 30, 2009 - 7:14am
March 26, 2009
Bemidji area flooding: Sandbaggers work to protect home
As light snow fell early Wednesday afternoon, sandbaggers worked to keep water from reaching a house north of Bemidji. The house, where Jeremy...
March 26, 2009 - 8:02am
3-D imaging reveals new grooves on old rock
As technology advances, so does research on - and evidence against - the Kensington Runestone. With each new test, there is more proof that...
March 26, 2009 - 7:49am