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Norm Coleman to visit Thursday; Dean Barkley to come Friday

United States Senator Norm Coleman is planning to visit Hastings Thursday morning. Dean Barkley, who is running against Coleman, is visiting Friday.

Coleman will meet voters beginning at approximately 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 16 at The Point, located at the intersection of highways 61 and 10. He will be there for approximately 45 minutes.

Dean Barkley, the Independence Party candidate for the U.S. Senate, will meet and greet voters at Dunn Bros. Coffee in Hastings from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17.

The Barkley event was organized by Craig Carroll of Hastings.

Dunn Bros. is located at 919 Vermillion Street.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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