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Hastings Star Gazette
Legislative roundup: MN House votes to dump wild rice water rules
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
Dakota County accepting citizen advisory committee applications
Final phase of Riverfront Renaissance ready to begin
Hastings School District and City government embrace diversity and inclusion
crime and courts
Future is uncertain for Raiders golf teams
Sights from Hastings softball scrimmage at the Irish Sports Dome
Correction: Spring sports photos
Area has successful trout fishing season opener
HAST speeds through championship meets
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
DAKOTA COUNTY: 5/9/18 Broadband Board Meeting
DAKOTA COUNTY: Ad For Bids - Building Automation System
HASTINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT #200: Ad for Bids-Exterior Lighting
DAKOTA COUNTY: 3-27-18 Board Minutes
PROBATE NOTICE: Howard W. Hall Estate; File No. 19HA-PR-18-234
New look at Dakota Pines to launch this season
Planet Beach moves to downtown Hastings
Ready for a sip at Spiral
First tow reaches St. Paul, signaling start to navigation season
New owners of Westview Center hope to bring it back to life
Place a Business Announcement
Judith M. Warner
Sandra L. Moon
Laurence E. Wolford
F. William "Bill" Carnel
Tina Folch for House Representative
Viewpoint: Legislature running out of time to complete its work
A Bea in the Garden column: Snow stalling spring planting
Sports column: Are adults the problem?
Column: How observant are you?
Viewpoint: SMART Center will help first responders and the mentally ill
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October 1, 2009
Group rescues men from Lake Pepin
LAKE PEPIN -- Wacouta residents Jerry and Jan Nelson and a group of friends feared the worst Sunday evening when they came across an overturned...
October 1, 2009 - 7:30am
July 14, 2009
Tour de Hastings set for July 19
Sunday, July 19, Minnesota bicyclists have the opportunity to participate in a scenic 15-mile or 50-mile bike tour of the Hastings area. Called "Tour de Hastings," the event is free of charge to bikers, but optional donations will be collected for Hastings Family Service and matched...
July 14, 2009 - 9:36am
July 8, 2009
Land owners grumble over proposed Red Wing to Hastings bike trail
The public portion of Tuesday night's open house about the proposed trail from Red Wing to Hastings was more of the same, according to Red Wing Planning Director Brian Peterson. Both land owners who would be affected by the trail and citizens questioning the source of funding voiced...
July 8, 2009 - 7:33am
April 14, 2009
Three charged after theft of ATV
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office has charged three people following the June 8, 2008, reported theft of a yellow Bombardier ATV from a residence on Lawrence Way in Hastings. Ryan Scott Dohmen, 20, Hampton, and Kyle Edward Johnson, 20, Hastings have each been charged with one count...
April 14, 2009 - 9:00am
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...
April 13, 2009 - 7:58am
April 9, 2009
Spring? Is that ... you?
April 9, 2009 - 10:29am
February 19, 2009
Alpine skiing: Pechous earns All-State honors
Kelly Pechous' goal entering the state meet was an All-State finish. And that's exactly what she got. The Hastings High School junior finished eighth overall at the Minnesota State Meet for girls Alpine skiing last Thursday at Giants Ridge in Biwabik. Pechous finished with a combined...
February 19, 2009 - 12:23pm
February 6, 2009
Snow kiting: Hoping for a strong chilly wind
Traveling across ice at a relatively high speed is commonplace for Northland snowmobilers. Traveling behind a kite going 30 mph on skis or a...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Cannon Valley Trail offers year-round adventure
The Cannon Valley Trail was named Minnesota's finest biking spot in 2004. But trail manager Scott Roepke is quick to point out that the 20-mile stretch of blacktop has more to offer than just bicycling. "The scenery -- the valleys, bluffs and the Cannon River -- is all great....
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
March 7, 2008
DNR watercraft inspector applications due March 14
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking watercraft inspector interns for this year's boating season. Inspectors are stationed at public accesses on lakes and rivers infested with invasive species such as Eurasian watermilfoil and zebra mussels.
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am
February 14, 2008
Cross-country ski trails in great condition
Good snow means Minnesota's 1,800-plus miles of grant-in-aid and state-operated cross-country ski trails are in great condition. "People are dusting off their skis and buying ski passes to take advantage of winter," said Andrew Korsberg, trail program coordinator for the Minnesota...
February 14, 2008 - 12:00am
Minnesota snowmobiling facts
Long-awaited snowy fields are beckoning snowmobilers to hit the trails within the state. Here's a short list of Minnesota snowmobile facts: Snowmobilers have more than 20,000 miles of trails to ride, including about 18,000 miles of club trails and 2,000 miles of Minnesota Department...
January 14, 2008 - 12:00am
January 11, 2008
Ski, snowshoe or walk by candlelight at state parks
Need to get out of the house? How about joining friends to frolic in the moonlight at more than 20 candlelight ski, snowshoe or hiking events in Minnesota state parks. Trails are one to two miles in length over easy to moderate terrain with luminaries or lanterns along the path....
January 11, 2008 - 12:00am
January 9, 2008
DNR releases new audio programs about snowmobiling in Minnesota
Snowmobile trip planning, safety and other topics are featured in a new series of audio programs produced by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The podcasts may be downloaded on portable media players or on computers. "Snowmobiling is a very popular and economically...
January 9, 2008 - 12:00am
December 27, 2007
Nordic Ski: Raiders open season with conference sprint relays
Both the Hastings High School boys and girls Nordic Ski teams opened their regular season's Dec. 18 with an meet at Troll Hollow. The Raiders competed against six other Suburban East Conference teams at the SEC Sprint Relays. The boys team finished fifth overall with 254 points....
December 27, 2007 - 12:00am