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Hastings Star Gazette
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
GOP fights Dayton effort to restrict some fertilizer use
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
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
Two Fairview Woodbury Physicians Named 2018 Rising Stars
Place a Business Announcement
James "Jim" Clement
Richard "Dick" Murtaugh
Sandra L. Moon
Laurence E. Wolford
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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July 31, 2017
Brother of man acquitted in 1992 Minnesota child abduction-murder case sentenced for sex abuse of minor
The brother of a man acquitted in the highly publicized 1992 disappearance of a 5-year-old Inver Grove Heights girl faces 18 months in prison...
July 31, 2017 - 2:40pm
July 27, 2017
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
ST. PAUL -- Fines will increase Aug. 1 in Minnesota for drivers who fail to stop for a school bus with activated lights and the crossing arm...
July 27, 2017 - 10:42am
July 14, 2017
Man sentenced to 8 years for sex trafficking in Washington County
A Brooklyn Park man will serve eight years in prison for his role in trafficking two women for commercial sex at a Woodbury hotel. A Washington...
July 14, 2017 - 12:31pm
June 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Seat belt tickets drop again during summer enforcement campaign; Child reportedly dies at Twin Cities business
ST. PAUL—For the third year in a row, seat belt tickets decreased during the Minnesota summer Click It or Ticket campaign's two-week extra...
June 15, 2017 - 9:08am
June 8, 2017
Minn. roundup: Young black bear charges man, dog in Bayport; Burnsville sergeant cleared in fatal police shooting
Young black bear charges man, dog in Bayport BAYPORT, Minn.—A young black bear spotted wandering around Bayport in far eastern Minnesota along the St. Croix River charged at a man and his dog getting within about 15 yards before they escaped. Bayport police say the bear was...
June 8, 2017 - 9:29am
June 6, 2017
Minn. roundup: Two 34-year-olds who died in ATV crash in northwest Minnesota identified; Muslim student's school removal subject of complaint
MENTOR, Minn.—The Polk County Sheriff's Office has identified two people killed in an ATV accident Saturday night near Mentor, Minn. Noel William Schmieg, Mentor, and Crystal Rose Scott, Crookston, were pronounced dead at the scene after hitting an approach and being thrown...
June 6, 2017 - 12:06pm
June 2, 2017
Minn. roundup: Sheriff: Man kills parents, himself in Twin Cities suburb; Moorhead man charged with pursuing sex with 15-year-old
ANDOVER, Minn.—The three people found dead in an Andover home Wednesday evening appear to have died in a murder-suicide, according to the Anoka County sheriff's office. Deputies went to the home at 7 p.m. Wednesday for a welfare check. A neighbor became concerned after not seeing...
June 2, 2017 - 9:13am
May 30, 2017
Minn. roundup: Police to analyze calls after bomb threat hoax at Detroit Lakes Wal-Mart; Shovel, brick collected by police after assault of 2 teens
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Detroit Lakes police plan to analyze phone records as they investigate to a bomb threat hoax that shut down Wal-Mart on the city's west edge on Memorial Day as vehicles were backed up along busy U.S. Highway 10. Just after 1 p.m. Monday, the store received...
May 30, 2017 - 10:54am
May 25, 2017
Minn. roundup: Heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths; Crystal police say they shot armed man on disc golf course
MINNEAPOLIS—A Maplewood woman has been found guilty of third-degree murder in the overdose death of a man who received the fatal dose from her. Hennepin County District Judge Paul Scoggin filed his guilty verdict Tuesday, in the bench trial of Beverly Nicole Burrell, 30, following...
May 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 24, 2017
Minn. roundup: Body in Mississippi river wasn't man who fled police; Man fires 5 to 7 shots at another vehicle on 35E
ST. PAUL—A body found in the Mississippi River in St. Paul on Monday was a 52-year-old missing since the beginning of May. Earlier on...
May 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 23, 2017
Minn. roundup: Finalists named for Princess Kay of the Milky Way; teacher dies while on running race along North Shore
Finalists named for Princess Kay of the Milky Way ST. JOSEPH, Minn. — Twelve finalists, who will compete for the title of Minnesota's 64th...
May 23, 2017 - 9:18am
May 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Two killed following an alcohol-involved crash in northern Minnesota
BUHL, Minn. — Two people were killed following an alcohol-involved two-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 169 outside Buhl late Saturday. Jason Michael Gates, 26, of Superior, and 7-year-old Snowden Elizabeth Bothwell, of Hibbing, died in the crash, said the Minnesota State Patrol...
May 15, 2017 - 10:23am
May 12, 2017
Minn. roundup: Threatening, racist note left on St. Olaf black student's car a 'hoax'
NORTHFIELD, Minn.—A threatening note reportedly left on a black student's car at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minn., was apparently a hoax intended "to draw attention to concerns about the campus climate," according to emails from St. Olaf President David Anderson to students...
May 12, 2017 - 4:50pm
May 11, 2017
Minn. roundup: St. Thomas Academy teacher fired over texting students; Motorcyclist allegedly left scene after girlfriend fell off, died on interstate
MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn.—A St. Thomas Academy teacher has been fired after she allegedly sent "inappropriate and concerning" text messages to at least three students, according to the all-male Catholic prep school in Mendota Heights. The content of the text messages centered around...
May 11, 2017 - 11:00am
May 9, 2017
Minn roundup: Suspect found after stabbing in pre-arranged, brass knuckles fight in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—A woman suspected in a stabbing that was part of a pre-arranged, brass knuckles fight among seven people Sunday afternoon in north St. Cloud was arrested late Sunday. Shyla Rae Storkamp, 25, faces possible charges of first- and second-degree assault, according...
May 9, 2017 - 12:00pm