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Hastings Star Gazette
Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
Lawyer: Schoen denies sexual harassment claims in midst of resignation
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
crime and courts
Rogers, Carlson, McNary and Pottinger sign letters of intent
Adjusting and learning is the name of the game
Hastings' junior Natasha Girgen qualifies for state in two events
Girls hockey drops first two games to section opponents
Cross-country: Nogle fights illness to run at state meet
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
Probate Estate Christine Drahos
Dissolution of Marriage: Novotny
Probate Estate Marina Challeen
Amended Assume Name Lalah's Oasis
Probate Estate Janaan Rasmusen
Carol Ann Kasal
Gloria M. Norum
JoAnn M. Rechtzigel
Letters to the editor: HPAAC gala a success; A thank you to Chief Schutt
Viewpoint: Falling into peak pumpkin season
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: Target brand, not Hastings economy, may be behind closure
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November 16, 2017
Farmington veteran finds support from loving service dog
Veteran Reid Erickson can live with more independence because of the care, nurture and skills of his service dog Milton. Milton has gained a...
November 16, 2017 - 8:45am
November 1, 2017
Police: Farmington woman dies by suicide after seven-hour standoff
Police said a Farmington woman died by suicide inside her home Monday, Oct. 31, during a seven-hour standoff at Twin Ponds Circle Townhomes...
November 1, 2017 - 10:39am
September 27, 2017
Hastings police shut down counterfeit activity
Hastings police recently arrested a man involved with counterfeit activity in the city. Steven Kenneth Kuhns, 49, of Hastings, has been charged...
September 27, 2017 - 8:50am
September 11, 2017
Man arrested following standoff with police Sept. 9
A Hastings man was arrested following a standoff with police Saturday, Sept. 9. Warren Kocurek, 57, was arrested on suspicion of second-degree...
September 11, 2017 - 4:11pm
September 4, 2017
Police: Woman shot, suspect arrested after standoff in Farmington
A woman was shot repeatedly and a suspect was arrested after a standoff with authorities late Sunday in Farmington, police said.
September 4, 2017 - 11:52am
August 25, 2017
Police seeking two men following string of hotel robberies
A rash of armed hotel robberies across the region has authorities asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects. Police have noted...
August 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 7, 2017
Speeding on the rise in Minnesota
Summer has proven to be the most dangerous season for drivers. Law enforcement has continued to watch out for drivers' dangerous behaviors by...
August 7, 2017 - 9:12am
July 24, 2017
Street signs appear at Twin Cities intersections warning people that police ‘startle easily’
ST. PAUL -- A bright orange sign warning people that Twin Cities police startle easily appeared at the intersection of Snelling and University...
July 24, 2017 - 10:27am
July 17, 2017
Kegley to retire from HPD after 30 years of service
After 30 years of service, Hastings Police Department Lt. Joe Kegley will retire this month. His last day will be July 21. Over the course of...
July 17, 2017 - 10:33am
July 4, 2017
Schowalter named police commander
Bryan Schowalter has recently been named the new police commander of the Hastings Police Department effective July 3. Schowalter has served with...
July 4, 2017 - 8:00am
May 16, 2017
Wilske picked as deputy police chief
The city of Hastings announced on Tuesday the appointment of David Wilske to deputy police chief for the Hastings Police Department. Wilske is...
May 16, 2017 - 8:00am
April 17, 2017
Vehicle pursuit ends in Hastings; suspect flees on foot
Police said a suspect fled on foot Sunday after a vehicle pursuit that started in the west metro ended in Hastings. Authorities said the incident...
April 17, 2017 - 10:01am
March 16, 2017
HPD looks into virtual safety network
The Hastings Police Department is looking into a security camera registration program to help aid future criminal investigations. They recently released a request for residents and businesses to fill out a survey regarding the possibility of creating the "virtual safety network."...
March 16, 2017 - 1:00pm
Legislators consider requiring, funding Minnesota police diversity training
ST. PAUL — Minnesota law enforcement officers, who have received minority community criticism after high-profile shootings and other incidents,...
February 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 7, 2017
None injured in Maple Street incident
A three-hour standoff between law enforcement and a Hastings resident Monday evening ended safely, according to Hastings police.
February 7, 2017 - 10:38am