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Hastings Star Gazette
Washington County Board primary races: Karwoski, Ohs lead in D2; It's Johnson, Swenson in D4
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
It's Fasbender, Elling Schultz in Hastings mayoral primary
Charge: Minnesota baby dies after abuse; father looked on Google for excuses
Minnesota primary features plenty of twists
crime and courts
Hastings Hawks end their season playing their best ball
Ninja Zone empowers confidence
Images from the Hastings Raiders Legion baseball season
Baseball: Hastings Hawks eliminated by Northfield in Section 1B playoffs
Miesville routs the Rochester Royals with the home run ball
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
PUBLIC STORAGE SALE: 9/4/18, Stephen's Self-Storage, Hastings, MN
DAKOTA CTY: Pleasant Hills Library Renovation Advert for BIDS
LIEN FORECLOSURE SALE: File No. 70017.76 Eagles Ridge Condominium
PROBATE NOTICE: John L. Jerry; File No. 19HA-PR-18-502
ISD 917: 7/10/18 Organizational School Board Meeting Minutes
New bus service rolls out for DCTC
Hastings' newest storage facility offers more
Dakota Electric announces another pollinator planting
Crafting an international fusion of flavors: Rebel Chef opens Aug. 10 in Farmington
First mother, then daughter: Smead CEO has spent 53 years in family business
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Margaret A. Thiel
Matthew G. Towey
Irma M. Bogdan
Gary A. Hansen
Delos James Doyle
Al & Donna Teuber
Paul J. Greten
Editorial: Democracy will rise or fall with a free press
Editorial: Time to vote in the primary
Jewel Pickert column: Time to abolish pet peeves? You make the call
Bea Westerberg column: Dog days of summer call for cool foods
Letter: 'STUFF THE BUS' and feed our students
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July 12, 2018
Column: Stay informed with 3M working groups
On Feb. 20, 2018 — the same day I was sworn in as state senator — news broke that the state settled its lawsuit against the 3M for...
July 12, 2018 - 2:53pm
May 31, 2018
Viewpoint: Successes, disappointments at close of session
The legislative session ended Sunday, May 20, and it's my pleasure to announce a major investment in east metro public safety I helped secure...
May 31, 2018 - 9:50am
May 23, 2018
Viewpoint: Session should benefit SMART Center, Hastings Veterans Home
The 2018 legislative session has come to a close, and while the final days were hectic, we did approve a number of common sense provisions and...
May 23, 2018 - 12:03pm
Viewpoint: Legislature running out of time to complete its work
The Legislature is racing against a fast-approaching May 21 deadline to complete big unfinished business: Passing a jobs bill, preventing a...
April 23, 2018 - 6:34pm
Column: My first month as your new state senator
It is an honor to be your new state senator. I am glad to be working on your behalf in a bipartisan manner that puts people first. During my first month on the job, I have been busy introducing legislation, meeting with constituents, and participating in hearings held by the committees...
March 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 19, 2018
Students seeking gun-control measures stall Minn. legislative committee
ST. PAUL -- Twin Cities high school students calling for gun control shut down a Minnesota Senate committee hearing Monday, March 19. The group,...
March 19, 2018 - 4:49pm
February 21, 2018
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
ST. PAUL—They came to the Minnesota Capitol frustrated and angry. Many cried as they told their stories; some struggled to hold back sobs of grief. "I don't have politically correct words to say what I've seen," Corey Tanner told a Senate committee investigating the abuse of...
February 21, 2018 - 6:31pm
February 12, 2018
Bigham bests McNamara in special election challenge
Karla Bigham will take her seat in the Senate when the Legislative session starts Feb. 20, after securing a tight victory over Denny McNamara...
February 12, 2018 - 11:55pm
November 22, 2017
The race to replace Schoen: Bigham is in, McNamara ‘strongly leaning toward’ a run
Two former lawmakers could square off in a bid to return to the Minnesota Legislature.
November 22, 2017 - 2:05pm
October 23, 2017
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: 1.9 percent budget proposal, feedback sought
The net impact of the proposed 2018 Dakota County budget would be an increase of 1.9 percent or less in the property tax levy, or roughly $8...
October 23, 2017 - 8:27pm
August 7, 2017
Viewpoint: Dakota County going up in the world
There is a lot of "new"s in this e-update: new laws, new businesses, new additions to the Fortune 500 list, new roads, and a new survey.
August 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
June 25, 2017
Viewpoint: Dayton's inability to negotiate in good faith led to Capitol chaos
I'd like the opportunity to respond to a recent column from Sen. Dan Schoen and correct some misinformation regarding the conclusion of the 2017...
June 25, 2017 - 8:00am
June 7, 2017
New Minnesota GOP chair aims to bring metro, rural factions together
BRAINERD, Minn.—The woman newly in charge of the Republican Party hopes to mend fences between the rural conservatives and the metro GOP headquarters. Elected in April to head the Minnesota GOP, Jennifer Carnahan owns several businesses in Nisswa and lives in the Twin Cities...
June 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 6, 2017
Column: Tax relief, transportation funding headline legislative accomplishments
As the 2017 session began, I had a small list of goals that I hoped we could accomplish before adjournment. The must-do list included setting...
June 6, 2017 - 2:32pm
May 23, 2017
Dayton, GOP cut last-minute budget deal to set up special session Tuesday
Minnesota legislators blasted past their midnight deadline Monday, May 22, to get their work done — but will come back immediately to finish...
May 23, 2017 - 4:41am