Hazen Star News

There’s likely to be a few hiccups and headaches--but the Hazen School District is working hard toward ensuring a smooth transition into operating on Central time come early November.

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The two candidates in the 2010 General Election for the post of Mercer County States Attorney are incumbent Jim Johnson, Stanton, and challenger Jessica Wolf, Hazen.

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October 7, 2010

MC candidates

This week, the Beulah Beacon and Hazen Star sat down with the four candidates for the Mercer County Commission: incumbents Wayne Entze, Zap, and Frank Bitterman, Golden Valley; and challengers Tobias “Toby” Lemer, Pick City, and Willy Braun, Golden Valley.

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An uneducated vote is a vote wasted. Mercer County Auditor Monte Erhardt mailed over 2,500 ballots late last week to Mercer County voters as part of Mercer County’s 2010 Vote By Mail General election process. To help District 33 voters make an informed decision this 2010 General Election, the Beulah Beacon and Hazen Star sat down with the four District 33 House of Representatives candidates: Republican incumbents Rep. Brenda Heller and Rep. Gary Kreidt, and their Democratic challengers Jane Opdahl and Judy Lang.

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September 30, 2010

The time has come

After more than a half-century in the Mountain time zone, Mercer County will be switching to Central.

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Beulah High School was shut down by a bomb threat Wednesday afternoon. Captain Mark Schmitt, of the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department said his office received a call from Beulah High School at 1:15 p.m. stating the school had been locked down and all the students had been moved to the elementary school.

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September 23, 2010

HHS Homecoming 2010 arrives

Amongst Hazen’s bright spots, the school system might be the most sparkling of all.

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September 23, 2010

Riverside Park not in the dark

It’s a city park with a little bit of country flavor. And if all goes as hoped, Riverside Park southeast of Hazen will get some much-needed upgrades that could include a playground, picnic shelter and paved walking path.

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The verdict is in: Mercer County will be switching from Mountain to Central Time Zone.

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It’s a common affliction: Your grip tightens on the steering wheel and your right foot is cocked back in wait for sudden propulsion toward the floorboards.

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