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Hastings Star Gazette
UPDATE: Missing Northfield juvenile found safe
Ellsworth police looking for male suspect in connection with armed robbery
Man charged with sex trafficking in Woodbury from behind bars
Transit study receives mixed reception
Ellison: Schools can't block students from graduation for lunch debt
crime and courts
Hastings track and field teams compete in Section 2AAA True Team meet
Hastings girls' golf playing their best as sections approach
Albores sticks the landing: The Kentucky commit earns Minnesota Gymnast of the Year
HHS athletics to hold "paver brick" fundraiser for Todd Field
Raiders boys' golf sit second in the MEC; are playing well
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
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Probate Notice: Amelia Olmsted 19HA-PR-19-277
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Spiral Brewery named Small Business Hero by Angie Craig
Edward Jones Ranks Highest in Investor Satisfaction
Local Financial Advisor Honored for Performance
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Dolores E. Stoffel
Sharon C. Endres
Priscilla Kate Handler
Gerald H. (Jerry) Haller
Joyce E. Becker
Everett Edward McCarthy
Leo & Arolyne Hackett celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary
Letter: Considering our emotions as gifts
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
Letter: Feeding hungry kids
Letter: Bike ride sidetracked by plastic bottles
Letter: Thank goodness for divided government
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October 12, 2017
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Minnesota and Wisconsin state laws require vehicles to stop for school buses when the bus driver activates the flashing lights and has the crossing...
October 12, 2017 - 10:00pm
March 23, 2017
City approves 2017 street project
Hastings road construction plans for 2017 are underway. On Monday, the Hastings City Council heard comments from residents regarding the work...
March 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 6, 2017
Police, SWAT close Maple Street for person barricaded inside residence
Maple Street between Third and Sixth streets and some surrounding blocks were closed Monday evening, Feb. 6, as law enforcement responded to...
February 6, 2017 - 6:56pm
MnDOT to raise some, not all speed limits on Hastings highways
The Minnesota Department of Transportation recently announced to Hastings city staff that it will change some of the state highway speed limits...
February 6, 2017 - 8:26am
December 22, 2016
Cold, then warm weather causes water main break
Traffic on Highway 61 near 23rd Street in Hastings has been reduced to a single lane each direction today due to a broken water main. The break...
December 22, 2016 - 3:56pm
November 23, 2016
Highway 52 reopens after ethanol spill
Icy roads have led to a mess on area roadways, including a pair of major road closures near Hastings. Earlier this morning, Nov. 23, the Dakota...
November 23, 2016 - 11:22am
November 18, 2016
Heavy snow expected in MN as road conditions deteriorate, less than an inch likely locally
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Heavy snow is expected to fall throughout Minnesota on Friday, Nov. 18, making travel difficult in a central and northern...
November 18, 2016 - 9:55am
October 8, 2016
Signs, traffic barrels to warn drivers: passing on the shoulder is dangerous and illegal
Temporary signs and traffic barrels will be placed in Dakota County next week to remind drivers about the dangers of illegally passing on the shoulder of roads. The signs and barrels will go up on County Road 47 at Maple Street the week of Oct. 10, according to a city press release....
October 8, 2016 - 8:00am
September 12, 2016
Highway 61/Highway 10 lane closures near Hastings scheduled for Sept.12-15
ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists will encounter lane closures and delays on both directions Highway 61 in Denmark Township north of Hastings as crews begin paving the highway. Beginning at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12, southbound Highway 61 between Maycrest Avenue and just north of the...
September 12, 2016 - 8:56am
August 29, 2016
Bridge closure was due to construction mishap
Hastings police blocked traffic on the Highway 61 bridge in Hastings Monday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the closure occurred...
August 29, 2016 - 5:59pm
August 26, 2016
Highway 61/Highway 10 lane closures planned for overnight Aug. 30 to Sept. 1
Motorists will encounter overnight lane closures and delays on Highway 61 in Denmark Township north of Hastings as crews install a drainage pipe beneath the highway.
August 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 15, 2016
Traffic shifts to north half of Second Street at Tyler
Traffic is now able to use the northern part of the intersection of Second and Tyler streets, as construction has shifted to the south side of...
August 15, 2016 - 4:14pm
June 30, 2016
Highway 61 reconstruction project in Denmark Township scheduled to begin July 5
Motorists will experience delays and congestion on Highway 61 in Denmark Township as crews begin road realignment work on Tuesday, July 5, according to a Minnesota Department of Transportation news release. Beginning at 9 a.m. July 5, crews will be prepping the road for construction...
June 30, 2016 - 4:11pm
June 13, 2016
Downtown construction now centered on Ramsey, Second
Construction in downtown Hastings has shifted to the intersection of Ramsey and Second streets. Work at Second and Sibley streets is substantially...
June 13, 2016 - 10:49am
June 10, 2016
Highway 61/10 intersection work to begin in July
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is almost ready to start construction on the intersection of highways 61 and 10 just north...
June 10, 2016 - 3:46pm