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Minn. roundup: Woman, 69, dies in St. Paul house fire; Twin Cities bicyclist dies of injuries in hit-and-run
Woman sues after bite from St. Paul police dog searching for burglary suspect
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
Minn. roundup: Text-to-911 service added statewide; Dayton announces he is cancer-free, encourages screenings
crime and courts
Wrestling: Raider wrestling looks to retool, not rebuild
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Farmington, Rosemount hockey teams chosen for Minnesota Wild Youth Hockey spotlight game
Hastings girls basketball starts season 2-0
Raider boys' basketball wins Red Wing tournament to start season
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
Denmark Twp. PHN 121817 McFadden Request
Hastings Econ Develop Authority Hrg 122117
Hastings PHN 1218 Funeral Home zoning
Hastings PC 121817 hrg Pleasant Drive Rezone
Dakota County Bd proceedings 111417
Gloria J. Knoll
Randall E. Overstreet
Virginia Ann Hirte
Lawrence W. "Larry" Werner Jr.
Ardoth W. McCumber
Letters to the editor: Proud of how Schutt 'ordeal' was handled; McNamara would make us proud in Senate
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
Letters to the editor: Thanks for support of school district; Keep the wreath white
Letters to the editor: HPAAC gala a success; A thank you to Chief Schutt
Viewpoint: Falling into peak pumpkin season
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Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Dear Carol: My mother lives in an assisted living facility. She has arthritic pain and is in the early stages of Alzheimer's, but she usually...
March 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 8, 2017
Editorial: Congratulations to state tournament athletes
Over the past weeks — and in the upcoming weeks — we've had the privilege of reporting on several local student athletes who have made it to state tournaments in their various sports. This week, we dedicate this space to them and say congratulations.
March 8, 2017 - 8:00am
Letter: Rep. Jason Lewis' missed opportunities
Rep. Jason Lewis' missed opportunities On Saturday, Feb. 25, I attended a town hall meeting in Burnsville, the last of three town halls scheduled...
March 8, 2017 - 8:00am
February 24, 2017
Temper fear with information, caution
Last week, Hastings police held a community notification meeting in regards to a level three predatory offender who was about to move into this city. First of all, we would like to thank the police, the Minnesota Department of Corrections, Dakota County and the Jacob Wetterling Resource...
February 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 23, 2017
Letters to the editor for Feb. 23
HHS play was 'emotional manifesto' To the editor, A word to the cast of "Emotional Baggage" enacted on stage Feb. 10, 11 and 12 in the Hastings High School: You portrayed the individual characters with enthusiasm! In fact, you were much too good in leading us to the conclusion of...
February 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 18, 2017
Editorial: Vermillion Street plan needs to be strong, proactive
This year marks the start of what could be a major redevelopment project. The city is searching out a consultant to help develop a master plan for the Vermillion Street Corridor. We don't know yet exactly what this master plan will say. We don't know exactly what it will include....
February 18, 2017 - 8:00am
February 11, 2017
Editorial: City goals are heading in the right direction
Early Tuesday morning this past week, Mayor Paul Hicks delivered his annual State of the City Address. The yearly speech is one that summarizes key achievements of the past year and also offers a taste of what the city hopes to accomplish in the coming year.
February 11, 2017 - 9:00am
February 9, 2017
Letters to the editor for Feb. 9
Baby Boomers needed to drive busesTo the editor, Your skills are in great demand. You are needed to transport the most valuable cargo on the...
February 9, 2017 - 1:32pm
January 24, 2017
Editorial: City dogs should be licensed
Last week, we wrote about a new option for dog owners in this city that allows for a lifetime dog license, eliminating the need for dog owners to renew their license every two years. We've seen some feedback from our readers, and it sounds like there are plenty of dog owners who didn't...
January 24, 2017 - 9:01am
January 16, 2017
Letters to the editor for Jan. 12
Look out for mailbox thefts To the editor, After 30 years of delivering mail in this town and doing my best to keep it safe and secured, I had...
January 16, 2017 - 2:18pm
January 4, 2017
Letter: Making our votes count
When we voted in the 2016 general election, we became winners. We have a continued faith in our republic form of government. Through 200-plus...
January 4, 2017 - 3:59pm
December 25, 2016
Editorial: Hastings has given the gift of compassion
Wow. Back in November, as the holiday season was kicking into high gear, we urged readers to remember that the holidays are a time of joy, but also a time of need. You have definitely done so. Every week for the past two months or so, we have received news of organizations, businesses,...
December 25, 2016 - 8:00am
December 3, 2016
Letters to the editor for Dec. 1
Thanks to Hastings police for Citizens' Academy To the editor, I just completed the six-week Hastings Police Department Citizens' Academy classes. Not only do I have a new, profound respect for the officers of Hastings, but now I have some insight of what the Police Department and...
December 3, 2016 - 8:00am
November 4, 2016
Letter: Local support helped African school
To the editor, I am very much excited to inform you that the National Examination Results for our school is in our hands. We are very grateful...
November 4, 2016 - 3:53pm
In support of Tony Jurgens
To the editor, I have served with Tony Jurgens on the Cottage Grove Charter Commission and the city’s Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee. Jurgens keeps an open mind to issues at hand and works hard to hear all sides of an issue before coming to a conclusion on the best course...
November 4, 2016 - 3:50pm