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Hastings Star Gazette
Middle school stars of Independent Daily Reading
Longtime school district employee Zena Stefani retires
Minnesota fire deaths last year lowest since 2009
Minnesota seniors warned about precious metals investment scam
Walz offers 'down payment' on making Minnesota the 'education state'
crime and courts
Farmington High School fishing team starts inaugural season
Hastings club gymnasts finish season strong at state, regional meets
Hastings trap and skeet club week 1 and 2 results
From Sweden to State
HYAA 9U Raiders baseball wins East Ridge tournament
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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Probate Notice: Marjorie Marthaler
DAKOTA CTY:Summary of Board Proceedings Meeting 05/21/19
Assumed Name Notice: Against the Grain
Probate Notice: Alice Anita Anderson 19HA-PR-18-582
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Quaint and Quirky moves to new space
Hastings game store sets goal to be a new community spot
Dunkin' opens in Hastings
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Spiral Brewery named Small Business Hero by Angie Craig
Place a Business Announcement
Judy M. Pinnt
Joseph "Joey" Seeger
Jane C. Bolton (Couchey)
Kenneth (Ken) Donald Linde
Sandra LaRay "Sandy" Vos
Everett Edward McCarthy
Leo & Arolyne Hackett celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary
Letter: Change isn't always a bad thing
Justin Olsen for Cottage Grove City Council
Letter: Time for fresh leadership with schools
Editorial: Orange cone season is no joke
Viewpoint: An inglorious end to session
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May 24, 2019
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
The man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs after killing her parents last fall is
May 24, 2019 - 1:05pm
May 1, 2019
Dakota County's jail transportation pilot ends
Brian Kopperud has picked up four different hitchhikers leaving the Dakota County Jail along Highway 55. "I've been told that if I keep walking,...
May 1, 2019 - 6:00pm
February 8, 2019
Dakota County Board: SMART Center purchase agreement tweaked
Dakota County commissioners adjusted terms of a purchase agreement with the city of Inver Grove Heights for the site of the Safety and Mental...
February 8, 2019 - 5:00am
January 11, 2019
WATCH: Officials describe joy, circumstances of Jayme Closs' recovery at press conference; suspect in custody
Jayme Closs, the 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who went missing in October after her parents were found dead in their home, was found alive Thursday,...
January 11, 2019 - 10:40am
December 27, 2018
Suspects indicted on federal charges suspected in St. Croix County home invasion
Two southeastern Minnesota men suspected in a St. Croix County home invasion were indicted in Minnesota on federal robbery charges after a multi-jurisdictional investigation. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Minnesota announced Dec. 21 that brothers Lennie D. Brooks, 33, Zumbro Falls,...
December 27, 2018 - 11:29am
August 23, 2018
‘Criminal enterprise’ leads to racketeering charges in Woodbury bust
WOODBURY — A bust that began with man caught toting a mattress out of a JC Penney store opened a Pandora’s Box of stolen loot that two of...
August 23, 2018 - 8:19pm
August 2, 2018
Minnesota prison inmate charged with murder in bludgeoning death of corrections officer
STILLWATER, Minn.—A Stillwater inmate used a prison-issued hammer and two improvised knives to kill a corrections officer last month, according...
August 2, 2018 - 7:15pm
Minn. DWI arrests spike over Fourth of July, stats show
ST. PAUL -- The Fourth of July is statistically one of the worst holidays of the year for drunk driving in Minnesota, figures for the past five...
July 2, 2018 - 10:11am
May 31, 2018
Western Wis. shooting suspects arrested in Rice Lake after 2-state pursuit
The Red Wing man and Ellsworth woman sought in a western Wisconsin shooting case were arrested in Barron County, authorities announced Thursday....
May 31, 2018 - 12:41pm
May 24, 2018
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota will use extra law enforcement to target speeding motorists July 6-22, the Department of Public Safety announced Thursday,...
May 24, 2018 - 9:51am
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
March 13, 2018
BBB: Scam uses 'ported' phone numbers to steal money, identities
The Better Business Bureau warns a scam cropping up across the country uses stolen cell phone numbers to steal users' money and identity. This...
March 13, 2018 - 11:25am
March 8, 2018
Woman charged in Woodbury shooting
A Mounds View woman has been charged in connection with a shooting that injured one Woodbury resident last weekend. Courtney Janice Dixon, 27,...
March 8, 2018 - 10:03am
February 7, 2018
Dozens arrested in Super Bowl sex trafficking sting
Minnesota law enforcement agencies arrested more than three dozen people on felony prostitution and child sex-trafficking charges in the week...
February 7, 2018 - 10:08am
February 2, 2018
Allwine receives life sentence for killing wife, staging suicide
A Cottage Grove man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife following a failed murder-for-hire plot. A Washington County jury...
February 2, 2018 - 1:56pm