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Ex-chief justice takes over stadium board leadership
South Washington County lawmakers on Sunday alcohol sales: Yes, yes, undecided
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City of Hastings
Coach Jake Moore to retire after 46 seasons and over 900 wins
Raiders boys' hockey suffers heartbreaking loss to Park
HHS wrestling qualifies for team state
HHS boys' basketball bested by two top MEC teams
HHS falls to Simley in dual for conference championship
TLC banquet a major success
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Author Jon Oleson to visit Feb. 23
Hastings native returns to Hastings stage
Percussion Ensemble and Marimba Choir give concert in Hastings Feb. 18
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Letters to the editor for Feb. 23
Editorial: Vermillion Street plan needs to be strong, proactive
Editorial: City goals are heading in the right direction
Letters to the editor for Feb. 9
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November 23, 2016
Highway 52 reopens after ethanol spill
Icy roads have led to a mess on area roadways, including a pair of major road closures near Hastings. Earlier this morning, Nov. 23, the Dakota...
November 23, 2016 - 11:22am
November 20, 2016
Seven blind horses make Hastings their new home
This Old Horse just got a little bigger. The nonprofit organization that provides a sanctuary for retired, rescued and recovering horses just...
November 20, 2016 - 8:00am
November 17, 2016
Mississippi River Regional Trail segment opens at Spring Lake Park
The Spring Lake Park Segment of the Mississippi River Regional Trail is now open. The 4.3 mile section of the MRRT through the Spring Lake Park...
November 17, 2016 - 8:25am
November 15, 2016
Local nonprofits and schools to raise money on Give to the Max Day
Give to the Max Day 2016 is Nov. 17. The day is a 24-hour online fundraiser created as a way to make it easy to give money to nonprofits and schools. “(Give to the Max Day is the) biggest day of giving and is 24 hours where generosity is the headline,” said Jake Blumberg, executive...
November 15, 2016 - 9:39am
November 14, 2016
‘State of the River’ report comes to Schaar’s Bluff Nov. 15
If you've been to the Hastings riverfront, you've been in a national park. Hastings is part of the Mississippi National River and Recreation...
November 14, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 10, 2016
Gobble Gait has fresh outlook and new route
After reaching the $1 million goal at last year’s Gobble Gait, co-chairs Mary Fasbender and Jay Kochendorfer have a fresh new outlook into the Thanksgiving Day event. That fresh outlook starts with a brand new course route. “With making our million dollars last year and reaching...
November 10, 2016 - 1:39pm
November 8, 2016
Improving awareness of sex trafficking: local goup addresses an issue that’s already touched Hastings
“I didn’t know about sex trafficking until I was in the middle of it.” Those words came from Brianna, a young adult who was saved from sex trafficking before she was in too deep. Her story was part of a recent Human Trafficking Education and Awareness class hosted by the Hastings...
November 8, 2016 - 9:10am
October 29, 2016
Rusty crayfish found in Vermillion River in Hastings, Farmington
Rusty crayfish have been discovered in the Vermillion River in Farmington and Hastings, as well as North Creek in Farmington. The invasive freshwater...
October 29, 2016 - 8:00am
September 12, 2016
Highway 61/Highway 10 lane closures near Hastings scheduled for Sept.12-15
ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists will encounter lane closures and delays on both directions Highway 61 in Denmark Township north of Hastings as crews begin paving the highway. Beginning at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12, southbound Highway 61 between Maycrest Avenue and just north of the...
September 12, 2016 - 8:56am
August 26, 2016
Highway 61/Highway 10 lane closures planned for overnight Aug. 30 to Sept. 1
Motorists will encounter overnight lane closures and delays on Highway 61 in Denmark Township north of Hastings as crews install a drainage pipe beneath the highway. According to a Minnesota Department of Transportation press release, traffic on southbound Highway 61 near Highway...
August 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 12, 2016
Miesville baseball field featured in book on Minnesota ballparks
“It’s got that Field of Dreams touch.” That is how first-time author Todd Mueller described the Miesville Mudhens home field. Mueller just...
August 12, 2016 - 8:24am
July 22, 2016
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has been confirmed in Hastings
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MNDA) has confirmed the presence of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) in Hastings. Two separate confirmations have been made within the last week and a half, according to a Friday press release from the City of Hastings. A resident riding a bicycle on...
July 22, 2016 - 3:16pm
Highway 52 safety improvement project
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is working on plans to improve safety on Highway 52 between Coates and Cannon Falls. MnDOT hosted an open house for the project in Hampton on July 19. The estimated $6.3 million project is scheduled for spring 2017 through fall 2017. It...
July 22, 2016 - 1:54pm
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
River towns from Stillwater to Red Wing are expected to see water levels rise over the next few days, though forecasts are not showing flood stage being reached. The St. Croix River in Stillwater was at 80 feet Thursday morning and was expected to crest at about 85 feet early Sunday,...
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
July 12, 2016
Minnesota water buffer maps released
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota officials released maps showing landowners what water needs plant buffers around it, and how deep the buffers must be....
July 12, 2016 - 11:59am