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Dakota County takes step toward more mental health awareness
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
Barn destroyed in Denmark Township fire
Charges: Cross-state Walmart scam involved employee impersonation
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
crime and courts
Trevor Caflisch competes at state nordic skiing tournament
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Hastings alpine ski teams finish fourth and sixth at state
Hastings Raiders wrestling team returns to state!
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
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
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: 3/13/18 election
RAVENNA TWP ELEC NOTICE 3-13-18
ACCURACY TEST ICE 3-2-18
Senior living facility Legends of Cottage Grove poised for move-in
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
New boutique to open in downtown Hastings
United Way of Hastings to Move Office to the Heart of Hastings
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Place a Business Announcement
Kevin A. Scott
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Robert J. Kruse
Supporting Denny McNamara
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
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Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letter: A big help in a trying time
Take care of the one heart that beats for you
Letter: Big money and politics
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
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September 22, 2015
Crash slows traffic west of Hastings
A crash on Highway 55 near Goodwin Avenue slowed traffic Monday morning, causing vehicles leaving Hastings at about 8 a.m. to back up at least...
September 22, 2015 - 8:40am
September 15, 2015
Hastings woman injured in crash near La Crosse, Wis.
A Hastings woman, 20-year-old Allison Nolan, was injured in a weekend crash about 20 miles northwest of La Crosse, Wis. Sheriff's deputies in western Wisconsin continue to investigate the crash that killed two drivers. It occurred on Highway 35-54 near Tempealeau. A truck driven...
September 15, 2015 - 10:52am
July 10, 2015
Crash sends one to hospital
A four-vehicle crash at Highway 55 and Pleasant Drive caused serious injury to one person late Friday morning. The crash was reported shortly...
July 10, 2015 - 1:28pm
June 9, 2015
Hastings woman hit by car while walking along Highway 61
An 80-year-old Hastings woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a vehicle on Highway 61. Gloria Anderson was walking south and crossing Third Street in the crosswalk at the time of the incident, according to the Minnesota State Patrol report. John Chernisky, 25, of Hastings,...
June 9, 2015 - 10:39am
June 8, 2015
Three people transported for care after rollover crash south of Hastings
Three people were transported to the hospital for care after a one-vehicle crash Monday afternoon south of Hastings. The crash occurred at...
June 8, 2015 - 4:06pm
June 3, 2015
Hastings man dies in Wisconsin crash
A 27-year-old Hastings man died in a crash in Wisconsin Thursday morning. Shawn Kienholz of Hastings was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Kienholz was driving a Honda Civic south on Highway 35 and collided head-on with a milk truck driven...
June 3, 2015 - 9:51am
May 22, 2015
Highway 55 crash on Wednesday causes one serious injury
A roll-over crash Wednesday at Highway 55 and Jacob Avenue left an elderly Hastings man seriously injured. According to the State Patrol crash...
May 22, 2015 - 1:55pm
May 8, 2015
Prescott man dies in crash on Highway 10
A crash on Highway 10 outside of Hastings proved fatal for a 20-year-old Prescott, Wis., man Thursday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Johnathan M. Byrne was driving west on Highway 10 near St. Croix Trail in a car when he lost control and spun out into oncoming traffic....
May 8, 2015 - 1:13pm
December 12, 2014
2014 story: Two people dead in crash on Ravenna Trail south of Hastings
Editor's note: This story is from December 2014.
December 12, 2014 - 2:52pm
November 7, 2014
New Brighton man killed in early morning crash
One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 61 between 180th and 190th streets Thursday morning, Nov. 6. The driver has been...
November 7, 2014 - 3:23pm
December 3, 2013
Crash closed Highway 55 in both directions west of Hastings
Highway 55 was closed for a few hours in both directions between Highway 52 and County Road 42 Tuesday afternoon. Rosemount Police and the Minnesota State Patrol were on scene for a crash involving a car and a semi-trailer, according to Farmington Police Chief Brian Lindquist,...
December 3, 2013 - 3:31pm
October 2, 2013
Vehicle rolled in crash
Two vehicles were involved in a crash at the intersection of Highway 55 and Pine Street at about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2. A vehicle driving...
October 2, 2013 - 4:15pm
August 12, 2013
Hastings woman injured in motorcycle crash over the weekend
A woman from Hastings and a man from Prescott, Wis., were both transported to Regions Hospital in St.
August 12, 2013 - 9:32am
August 7, 2013
Injuries reported after bull gets loose at Dakota County Fair in Farmington
A runaway bull caused injuries to several visitors to the Dakota County Fair Wednesday night. DISCLAIMER: The attached video does contain explicit language.
August 7, 2013 - 9:31pm
August 2, 2013
Accident closes Highway 52 near Highway 55 in Rosemount; highway has reopened
The northbound lanes of Highway 52 near Highway 55 were closed for more than five hours early Friday morning as the Minnesota State Patrol investigated an accident involving a semi.
August 2, 2013 - 9:25am