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Hastings Star Gazette
Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
Census: Minnesota's diversity growth continues
City Council: Pound fees, church expansion, and improvement bonds
Dakota County Board: Legislative review is positive
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Hastings Trap and Skeet team moves on to postseason shooting
Boys' Golf: Dittrich competes at Bunker Hills in last state meet
Boys’ Golf: Dittrich competes at Bunker Hills in last state meet
Track and Field: Raider boys' 4x800 relay competes at state meet
Softball: Hastings eliminated after four section games
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
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NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A LIVESTOCK FEEDLOT PERMIT for Elmegca Farm
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: Public Hearing at 8 pm on 7/23/18.
PROBATE OF WILL for Patiricia Hageman Estate
PROBATE NOTICE: Katherine C. Martin File 19HA-PR-18-414
CITY OF HASTINGS:6/18/18 Amending City Code Ch. 34: Fees and Ch. 91: Animals
Wise Family Funeral celebrates groundbreaking for expansion
Dakota County employers to vie for excellence awards
Woodbury Plastic Surgery Joins Fairview Physician Associates Network; Remains an Independent Clinic
Asia-Pacific Ethanol Summit visitors stop in Rosemount
WELS shop benefits Hastings and beyond
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Jared E. Lazer
Ralph E. Zacardi
Cecil N. Underwood
Lou & Robin Paulson
Juliana Marie Raway
Paul & Donna Wagner
Gessner column: ‘Spring cleaning’ can include your habits
Letters to the editor: Pageant Pennies adding up to success; Do your job after your pet does its business
A Bea in the Garden column: Time to cruise … on down to farmers market
Column: Dad is major force in child’s wellbeing
Editorial: Support a community and celebrate together
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June 7, 2018
Lucky ducks: Hastings officers pull ducklings from storm drain
Just as one by one 10 ducklings fell into the storm sewer May 30, so did two Hastings Police officers Mike Schmitz and Matthew Schlafer pull...
June 7, 2018 - 4:49pm
May 15, 2018
Update: Prescott stabbing victim to survive; formal charges pending
Reports of a stabbing led to a heightened police presence Tuesday in Prescott, where an hours-long standoff concluded just before 3 p.m. Pierce...
May 15, 2018 - 4:07pm
February 9, 2018
Dakota County pursues law enforcement training center
Dakota County is proposing a new facility — the SMART (Safety and Mental Health Alternative Response Training) Center — for law enforcement...
February 9, 2018 - 9:41am
October 30, 2017
Police: Man killed when truck hits railroad bridge in Cottage Grove identified
A man was found dead Monday, Oct. 30, in a pick-up truck following a crash under the railroad bridge on 103rd Street in Cottage Grove.
October 30, 2017 - 8:58pm
August 25, 2017
Charges: Leap from Hudson-area cell tower leaves trespassing skydiver shocked
A St. Paul skydiving instructor had anything but a soft landing last month after allegedly attempting to parachute from atop a St. Croix County...
August 25, 2017 - 11:56am
August 10, 2017
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
Not everyone stopped for a crime at the nation's largest retailer enters the criminal justice system. First-time nonviolent shoplifters at Walmart...
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
June 23, 2017
Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
With the deadliest stretch of vehicle crashes beginning in the summer months, officials are raising concerns about teenage drivers who will soon...
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
April 13, 2017
Public safety committee reaches sexual predator ordinance decision
The public safety committee reached a consensus during their second meeting regarding a predatory offender ordinance that will be recommended...
April 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 17, 2017
Police: Husband arrested in Cottage Grove woman’s death
The husband of a Cottage Grove woman found dead in her home two months ago has been arrested on suspicion of murdering her. Police on Tuesday...
January 17, 2017 - 2:07pm
June 26, 2016
Specialty emergency response training took place in Hastings last week
Last week, residents of Hastings may have noticed some unfamiliar public safety vehicles in and around Hastings. Last week on Wednesday evening,...
June 26, 2016 - 8:00am
May 20, 2016
Stopping the overdose on the front lines
For first responders, finding a person in the throes of an opiate overdose can be stressful, to say the least. Among the effects of opioids (including...
May 20, 2016 - 11:37am
Letter: Thanks to police, fire, EMS workers
To the editor, Every day, the people that do these jobs are called upon to help others through some of the most frightening times of their lives. They are called to provide a sense of security and relief during chaotic and challenging situations. They are called to care and to keep...
May 20, 2016 - 11:26am