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Hastings Star Gazette
Hastings' graduation rate at highest point in five years
Former NHL star Neal Broten released from jail after Sunday arrest
National certification recognizes accomplished teachers
Minnesota commissioner supports national certification for teachers
Update: Front-yard gunshots led to home evacuations, school alert in Prescott
crime and courts
Hastings Area Swim Team competes at state championships
A tale of two games: Raider baseball splits Saturday doubleheader
Hastings boys' golf plays in first meet of the 2019 season
Where are they now?
Hastings boys' tennis gets in three matches before winter storm
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 CTY:Summary of Board Proceedings Meeting 03/26/19
Probate Notice: William Christensen
Dakota County: Ad for Bids: Group Medical Coverage
DAKOTA COUNTY: Public Hearing-Ordinance 101 05/07/19
Assumed Name Notice: Davis Empire
Novare Renovation & Design celebrates 10 years!
From here to there: Ron Martino's transition from electrical engineer to potter
Dinner's ready: Weeknight Kitchen brings homemade dinners to those too busy to cook
Sterling Pharmacy permanently closed, dollar and gift store to follow
From there to here: What led Barb Hollenbeck to own a toy shop
Place a Business Announcement
James Clayton Grotjohn Sr.
Sandra M. Dahl
Joann Helen Husen
Everett Edward McCarthy
Leo & Arolyne Hackett celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary
Editorial: Traffic will be hopping Easter holiday weekend
Letter: Bring your body to the next Rivertown Gratefulness Gathering
Letter: Equal is equal
Editorial: Spring cleaning goes beyond the flood
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November 19, 2018
Plea deals vs. trials: Driving hard bargains in Minn., Wis. courtrooms
HUDSON — Attorneys on both sides of a high-profile St. Croix County threats case shook hands in late September after delivering impassioned...
November 19, 2018 - 1:29pm
October 12, 2018
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
New RiverTown Multimedia reporter David Clarey started his first day with a bang—literally. The Carthage, S.D. (home of a straw bale museum,...
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
August 23, 2018
Manning Avenue car fire destroys vehicle
COTTAGE GROVE — An engine fire in the south end of Cottage Grove left a vehicle totaled Aug. 22. According to the Cottage Grove Fire Department,...
August 23, 2018 - 9:21am
July 30, 2018
Updated: Victim named in Mississippi River drowning
COTTAGE GROVE — The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drowning that took place in the Mississippi River in Cottage Grove...
July 30, 2018 - 2:20pm
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