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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
arts and entertainment
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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University of Minnesota
May 13, 2019
Talking skin cancer awareness with UMN
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Skin cancer, including melanoma, is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Melanoma incidence...
May 13, 2019 - 10:36am
March 6, 2019
Middle-schooler qualifies for geography bee competition
A Hastings Middle School student will get the chance to show off his smarts at a geography bee on March 29. Seventh-grader Devin Plank qualified for the 2019 National Geographic state GeoBee where he will answer geography-based questions for the chance to qualify for the national...
March 6, 2019 - 10:05am
February 19, 2019
Agriculture professionals, educators to speak at Dakota County Crops Day
FARMINGTON — For the 13th year, Crops Day will bring University of Minnesota Extension and agency specialists to Dakota County to share...
February 19, 2019 - 5:00am
February 17, 2019
Learn about care for pancreatic diseases in the Twin Cities
The Minnesota chapter of the National Pancreas Foundation and the University of Minnesota Medical Center are holding an educational event for patient, caregiver and family-centered care for pancreatic diseases. The free event will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23 at the...
February 17, 2019 - 9:50am
May 10, 2018
Minnesota Senate passes $20 million opioid bill
ST. PAUL—Minnesota would collect $20 million from opioid painkiller makers and distributors under Senate-passed legislation. "We cannot...
May 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
February 21, 2018
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota wants the state to help fund routine repairs and for the first time in years is not seeking new buildings....
February 21, 2018 - 3:31pm
August 1, 2017
Rising ACL tears raises alarms for high school trainers, sports medicine professionals
The steady increase of ACL injuries among high school athletes has some trainers and sports medicine professionals raising concerns about the...
August 1, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 20, 2017
Widow of accident victim makes last-minute plea for Minn. transportation funding
ST. PAUL—Beth Hodgman pleaded that southern Minnesota's U.S. 14 be made safer. "Drivers make mistakes, but they shouldn't be life sentences,"...
April 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 6, 2017
Minnesota House, governor support $14 million to train rural doctors
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota House and Gov. Mark Dayton want to provide the University of Minnesota with an additional $14 million over two years...
April 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 25, 2017
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
ST. PAUL — Another tuition freeze could be on the horizon for students at Minnesota State colleges and universities. Finance bills from...
March 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 13, 2017
U of M Board of Regents finalist recounts 'bad behavior' with woman in 1976
ST. PAUL—Jim Carter, the former Green Bay Packer and a finalist for a seat on the University of Minnesota Board of Regents, says his "bad...
January 13, 2017 - 2:38pm
January 12, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Finalists named for university board of regents; Woman accused of driving while on meth with 3-year-old child; 4 more state news stories
ST. PAUL—Twelve candidates have been selected as finalists for appointments to four open seats on the University of Minnesota system board of regents. An advisory council recommended the 12 to a joint legislative committee that will make a final recommendation to the full Legislature...
January 12, 2017 - 9:19am
January 11, 2017
U of M budget initiative aims to tackle student debt
ST. PAUL — Students and faculty at the University of Minnesota say an inadequate number of advisors can add spendy years of school past the typical four years. More time spent in school can mean padding a recent graduate's debt by thousands of dollars. A new project in the university's...
January 11, 2017 - 8:25am
Could Gopher football scandal block university budget?
ST. PAUL — The University of Minnesota's request to bump up its state funding $147 million comes at a tough time. The big university news...
January 11, 2017 - 8:16am