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Hastings Star Gazette
School board decides to take no action on superintendent license lapse
City Council: Great River Landing to be pushed a year
Dakota County bridge dedicated in honor of Vietnam vet killed in action
Legislative review: Sen. Bigham cites successes, setbacks in compromise budget
Twin Cities metro freeway congestion worsening, study shows
crime and courts
Utecht hangs up his cleats for a microphone with upcoming performance
Mudhens rally to beat the Hawks 11-6 in only meeting of the summer
Hastings Raiders state skeet results
Raider parents, fans up the ante with the longship "Gridiron"
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 Notice: Susana Fernandez
Assumed Name: MetroMD Urgent Care
Probate Notice: Kenneth A. Hoey 19HA-PR-19-480
Probate Notice: Dennis Dunham 19HA-PR-19-495
Postponement of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale: Rolf and Wendy Schervey
Your voice: We want to hear your affordable housing stories
Weaving a better world: Taliban ruling affects Cultural Cloth rug sales
Feil helps lead RiverTown Multimedia's sales team
Lights, camera, lashes: Downtown welcomes new lash and beauty studio
Andersen seeks to expand with $35 million addition to Cottage Grove-based window replacement division
Place a Business Announcement
Violet E. "Vi" Durow
Dale H. Rosch
Myron M. Thurmes
Ellen M. "Pitsy" Olson
Bryce Edward Starch
Congratulations to you Gma Alyce!!
Jerry and Margaret Schmitz
Letter: Community rallies around dog adventure
Editorial: Opioid crisis sees a glimmer of hope
Viewpoint: Remodeled Pleasant Hill Library is a reflection of our community
Letter: Was Superintendent Collins paid during license lapse?
Viewpoint: Community and technical colleges perfect for those wondering 'what's next?'
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June 12, 2019
Letter: Change isn't always a bad thing
As the end of the month is fast approaching us; many of us within the community are wondering about the fate of our school district. On June...
June 12, 2019 - 9:00am
June 11, 2019
Justin Olsen for Cottage Grove City Council
My name is Justin Olsen and I'm writing to ask for your vote in the 2019 Cottage Grove City Council election. You may recognize my name as I was honored to serve our community as a two-term City Council member between 2008 and 2016. Upon completion of my service, I stepped out of...
June 11, 2019 - 7:00pm
June 5, 2019
Letter: Time for fresh leadership with schools
It is my sincere hope that Tim Collins will not be rehired as the superintendent of Hastings Public Schools. As someone who loves Hastings, I...
June 5, 2019 - 12:00pm
Editorial: Orange cone season is no joke
Knock, knock. Who's there? Orange. Orange who? Orange you sorry that you ignored that road construction sign and got a ticket? Juvenile behavior...
June 5, 2019 - 11:00am
May 31, 2019
Viewpoint: An inglorious end to session
The primary focus of the 2019 legislative session was to set a two-year budget for the state of Minnesota. Minnesota has a divided government,...
May 31, 2019 - 6:22pm
Viewpoint: Dakota County financial check-up
Going to the dentist's office for a check-up always makes me nervous. Even though I brush and floss, I can't help but worry a little when the...
May 31, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 30, 2019
Editorial: Generation Z is ready for the world
Tread brightly but lightly into the grownup world, class of 2019. Some local schools wound up the academic year last week, while others will...
May 30, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 23, 2019
Editorial: Some memories vets shouldn't have to bear
Lest we forget, Memorial Day is about the living as well as the dead. Americans set aside the last Monday of May to honor the men and women...
May 23, 2019 - 10:08am
May 20, 2019
Column: The importance of story
Since the cavemen days, we have always been hard-wired to listen to stories. Because stories elicit emotion. We feel tender when we hear about...
May 20, 2019 - 5:00am
May 19, 2019
Letter: Considering our emotions as gifts
Have you paused to consider what emotions you are feeling today? Is there contentment or frustration? Is there joy or grief? Fear or hope? It's...
May 19, 2019 - 5:00am
May 15, 2019
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
Do teens you know complain about headaches, nausea and dizziness? If so, don't be too quick to brush it off as the flu. They might actually...
May 15, 2019 - 11:00am
May 12, 2019
Letter: Feeding hungry kids
Great kudos are due to Affinity Plus Credit Union for joining with many others in our community to help support the United Way of Hastings' Food4Kids...
May 12, 2019 - 5:00pm
Letter: Bike ride sidetracked by plastic bottles
It started out as a sunny afternoon and a good time to ride along the trail by Lake Rebecca Park and the river in Hastings. As I rode, I started...
May 12, 2019 - 1:00pm
May 11, 2019
Letter: Thank goodness for divided government
My state senator, Karla Bigham (DFL), portrays the senate budget as not reflecting MN values. Some of the priorities she mentions are funded...
May 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 10, 2019
Viewpoint: Prioritizing equity and inclusion at DCTC and Inver Hills
I participate in many community conversations, and increasingly I hear leaders express the need to create more equitable and inclusive organizations...
May 10, 2019 - 6:00am