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MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
Beldenville man in 'fair' condition after Hager City-area crash
Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
Missing St. Croix River boater found alive, Minn. authorities say
Lakeside Cemetery to celebrate 150 years with community event
crime and courts
City of Hastings
HHS girls' golf wins first conference match to start season
HHS boys' tennis wins three matches in a row to improve to 6-1
HHS softball remains undefeated after two more MEC wins
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Hastings woman competes in 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Local student excels in NDSU Innovation Challenge
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Simple Steps program encourages walking in Dakota County
arts and entertainment
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE-ERICKSON & BROWN
INTENT TO DESTROY STUDENT RECORDS
Ridgeview Homeowners Association vs De Haro
NOTICE OF MEETING
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Joan M. Moes, 85
Joseph M. Graham, 74
Francis B. Wellman
Letter: Jurgens, Franke helped get tax relief passed
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Viewpoint: To reach potential, southeast MN needs better broadband
Letters to the editor for March 30
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Real Estate Showcase
August 14, 2014
Information on preventing abuse and financial exploitation of elders
By James Backstrom Dakota County attorney The Administration on Aging expects that by 2030, the U.S. population over age 65 will have doubled from 2000, with older adults representing 19 percent of the population. Stop Abuse and Financial Exploitation of Elders in Minnesota (or...
August 14, 2014 - 11:35am
Fundraiser planned to help Hampton sisters who have rare genetic disorder
Serenity and Kaylee Trezis are happy little girls who’ve been dealt a tough hand. The sisters have both been diagnosed with a rare genetic...
May 14, 2014 - 1:19pm
Benefit will help longtime local nurse
It’s been a tough 18 months for Brenda (Gilbertson) Riley. On Christmas Eve in 2012, she got the news from her doctor that a spot they had...
May 14, 2014 - 1:13pm
AH-HA holds free small business health screenings
After a very successful turnout in 2013, A Healthier Hastings 4 All (AH-HA) is back for a second year to provide free health screenings for employees of small businesses in Hastings. This includes spouses or family members over the age of 18. The screenings will take place Tuesday,...
February 14, 2014 - 9:47am
October 24, 2013
The Flu + You (+ Your Loved One)
Everyone’s immune system typically weakens with age, making it harder for us to fight infection and disease as we get older. As a result, adults aged 65 and older—even those who are healthy and active—are more vulnerable to influenza (commonly known as the “flu”). To...
October 24, 2013 - 11:03am
October 23, 2013
Benefit planned for Murray family: Donations are being sought for the benefit
The friends of Robert Murray have organized a benefit for him. Murray, his wife Maria and their family lived in Hastings for the past 11 years....
October 23, 2013 - 2:51pm
October 10, 2013
Six steps to protect your older loved one from a fall
Did you know that one in three older Americans falls every year? Falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for people aged 65-plus. Falls can result in hip fractures, broken bones and head injuries. And even falls without a major injury can cause an older adult...
October 10, 2013 - 11:05am
September 19, 2013
Local team is one of top fundraisers for Autism Speaks
When Brett Schommer was diagnosed with PDD/NOS on the Autism Spectrum in 2002, the world was still learning about autism. Only about one in 180 children back then were diagnosed with autism. These days, popular knowledge of the disorder is drastically improved and awareness is better...
September 19, 2013 - 10:30am
September 13, 2013
Latt is back in school
Nobody has moved Naomi Latt out of her dorm room this year. And she intends to keep it that way. Last fall, after starting her freshman year...
September 13, 2013 - 8:19am
September 12, 2013
One year of columns provides support and resources
Caregivers in Hastings didn’t know where to go for help. Eleven agencies responded and continue to work together to bring resources and support to Hastings’ caregivers. Our first column appeared on Sept. 13 last year. The 11 agencies in Hastings who have come together for this...
September 12, 2013 - 10:33am
September 5, 2013
Caring for someone with hearing loss
Many loved ones will not tell their caregiver of an onset of hearing loss for fear of losing independence. The Minnesota Department of Human Services, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Division, offers these behaviors which may signal a struggle to hear properly. A loved one may: •...
September 5, 2013 - 9:24am
August 29, 2013
Bone and joint resources are available
This week’s Caregiver’s Corner featured writing comes from www.liftcaregiving.com and covers bone and joint help: When a loved one is fighting bone or joint problems, information about the condition will help you and your loved one know what to expect, which can help relieve...
August 29, 2013 - 10:28am
August 22, 2013
Alzheimer’s caregivers are different
Bob DeMarco at Alzheimer’s Reading Room (www .alzheimersreadingroom.com) recently wrote a great post about how Alzheimer’s caregivers are different. Here is what he wrote: “Alzheimer’s caregivers are different. We are. “Alzheimer’s caregivers change. We change as we...
August 22, 2013 - 10:42am
August 16, 2013
Gegen's wish comes true: With a clean bill of health, 6-year-old John Gegen took his family on a week-long trip to Hawaii
While 6-year-old John “Mikko” Gegen fought his cancer in a room at Children’s Hospital in St. Paul, he had a big decision to make. The...
August 16, 2013 - 9:15am
July 25, 2013
Click to read Healthy Lifestyle e-Magazine
HEALTHY LIFESTYLE is a local magazine published bi-annually by RiverTown Multimedia. Magazines are distributed throughout Western Wisconsin and...
July 25, 2013 - 11:09am