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June 26, 2017
Fidget spinners, a popular spinning toy, was included in World Against Toys Causing Harm’s yearly summer toy safety advisory because of the potential for a choking hazard. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Fidget spinners, hoverboards top summer safety warning list
19 hours 7 min ago
Tom Landwehr
Minn. DNR fee increases take effect July 1
20 hours 37 min ago
Authorities inspect the boat where a Glenwood City woman was found dead and two men were found sickened in an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning. Photo courtesy of St. Croix County Sheriff's Office
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
22 hours 37 min ago
A Google logo is seen in a store in Los Angeles, California, U.S., March 24, 2017. To match Exclusive EU-GOOGLE/ANTITRUST REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo
Gmail will no longer scan your emails for advertising purposes
June 26, 2017 - 11:32am
Carew Koskie, 13, left, and his nephew Justin Teigen, 11, had planned to eat at the Dairy Queen on Snelling Avenue in St. Paul but it is closed and so they went to Starbucks. “We always came here with my family,” said Koskie. “I was pretty upset because we wanted to order food and Blizzards,” said Teigen. The owner, Carol Noyes announced last week it was closing.  Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
After 65 years, a walk-up DQ closes in St. Paul
June 26, 2017 - 8:26am
Precision Landscaping held a ribbon cutting at their new location off of Jacob Avenue in Hastings. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Precision Landscaping and Construction celebrates grand reopening
June 26, 2017 - 8:00am
June 23, 2017
Pleasant Hill Library is offering fitness kits as part of a pilot program. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Fitness Kit pilot program in full swing at Pleasant Hill Library
June 23, 2017 - 8:00am
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Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
June 22, 2017
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Capitol Hill Thursday, after releasing the health care bill. Photo for The Washington Post by Astrid Riecken.
Four GOP senators oppose Senate health-care measure in its current form
June 22, 2017 - 2:16pm
Fire and crash reports for June 6-11
June 22, 2017 - 10:09am
June 21, 2017
The adopted ordinance prohibits sexual offenders and sexual predators from living within 750 feet of schools, child care centers and parks. Map courtesy of City of Hastings
Hastings council adopts sexual offender ordinance
June 21, 2017 - 9:54am
June 20, 2017
Swing dancer sandwich is honey smoked salmon, cucumbers, capers and cream cheese with fresh dill on pumpernickel, served with sliced lemon garnish.
Minnesota State Fair announces 31 new foods, 4 new vendors
June 20, 2017 - 6:53pm
The Rev. Thomas O’Brien will display his collection of vestments and altar items during the Blossoms and Blessings event Saturday, June 24, at Regina Senior Living. Submitted photo
'Blossoms and Blessings' set for June 24
June 20, 2017 - 8:00am
June 19, 2017
Grant David Henrickson (Photo courtesy of Dakota County sheriff's office)
Man who killed customer in Dollar Store sentenced to 32 years
June 19, 2017 - 6:53pm
Hostage negotiator used in Hastings domestic arrest
June 19, 2017 - 2:38pm