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March 25, 2011
United States Congressman John Kline, left, tours an area near the Mississippi River in Hastings with Dakota County Sheriff Dave Bellows and Dan Carlson, the county's emergency manager.
Congressman Kline comes to Hastings, surveys city's east side
March 25, 2011 - 10:29am
March 14, 2011
Abraham Jackson Mpaka, 46, was arrested Saturday at the Pleasant Hill Library in Hastings. He allegedly murdered his girlfriend in Florida in 2008. He was living under the alias Larry Holmes in Hastings. Mpaka was featured on America's Most Wanted three times. A fourth showing was held Saturday, just hours after he was captured.
Suspect from America's Most Wanted found at library in Hastings
March 14, 2011 - 9:00am
March 11, 2011
Hastings man dies in accident at recycling company
March 11, 2011 - 1:56pm
March 9, 2011
Dispute over television leads to assault charge against Hastings man
March 9, 2011 - 10:49am
January 21, 2011
Hastings police name person of interest in robbery case
January 21, 2011 - 4:21pm
This is one of the suspects in the Thursday-morning robbery at the AmericInn in Hastings.
Hastings, Minn., police department releases images of armed robbery suspects
January 21, 2011 - 8:22am
January 20, 2011
Armed robbery reported at AmericInn in Hastings, Minn.
January 20, 2011 - 3:18pm
January 13, 2011
The framework for a large cofferdam is pictured above. It was being lowered into the river by a crane on Wednesday when a cable broke. Nobody was injured in the incident. The failure will mean a one-week setback for crews.
Equipment failure causes problem during construction of new Hastings bridge
January 13, 2011 - 1:54pm
January 9, 2011
2011 story: Hastings woman dies in crash near Lake City
January 9, 2011 - 8:41pm
January 4, 2011
Former Hastings H&R Block owner sentenced for tax evasion
January 4, 2011 - 9:54am
December 15, 2010
Investigation concludes at Minnesota Veterans Home in Hastings
December 15, 2010 - 2:21pm
December 13, 2010
Hastings man accused of hate graffiti charged with felony count
December 13, 2010 - 2:35pm
Hastings firefighters wait for water to be turned on to begin fighting a truck fire Monday morning here. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Truck catches fire, burns on Vermillion Street in Hastings
December 13, 2010 - 10:55am
December 8, 2010
UPDATE: Randolph evacuated for ammonia leak
December 8, 2010 - 12:16pm
November 29, 2010
County seeks input on new park
November 29, 2010 - 2:23pm