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Survey shows ‘distressing’ lack of knowledge of OHDS district
Lane closures cause traffic over bridge
Bridge closure was due to construction mishap
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Hastings native makes award-winning barbecue sauce
crime and courts
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Hastings works to counteract downward trend in adult softball
1860s base ball exhibition held at Pioneer Park
2016 Rivertown Days tennis tournament results
Mudhens win opening round playoff game, 14-3
Jan's dancers fare well at pair of national meets
Learning the life of a famous spy
Local couple has ties to an Olympian, world record holder
‘Bruce in the USA’ rocks the Rotary Pavilion
Hastings joins national celebration of parks, recreation
Annual Antique Power Show wows attendees
arts and entertainment
Denmark Township Annual Meeting Sept 6, 2016
Della J. Saas, 81
Diane A. Olson, 73
James L. Grier, 90
Don Arnold, 88
Justin D.J. Anderson, 34
Letter: Summer’s not over yet
Letter: Hastings is full of kind people
Letter: In support of Jason Lewis
Letter: Don’t count on biased candidate forums
Editorial: Election letter policy outlined
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November 16, 2015
City Council: Final votes ready for Great Rivers Landing (former Hudson) development
The Hastings City Council has some major decisions to make tonight (Nov. 16) at its regular meeting. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda First up is a set of introductions. Three new city staff members will be introduced: Paige Marschall, recreation programming specialist;...
November 16, 2015 - 8:57am
October 30, 2015
City Council: Church fitness, a much needed sewer main and a request to reconsider
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting on Monday, Nov. 2, at 7 p.m. in City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. The council will read a formal proclamation in observance of Veteran’s Day, which is Nov. 11. The community will host several observances...
October 30, 2015 - 12:25pm
October 8, 2015
Public invited to provide input on future of local law enforcement
The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office and the Hastings Police Department are working together to gather public input on the status and future of law enforcement in Minnesota. Members of the public are invited to attend a meeting on Oct. 13 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hastings YMCA,...
October 8, 2015 - 2:58pm
October 2, 2015
City Council: Military recognition, Hudson TIF and a potential property sale
The next regular Hastings City Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 5, inside City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda The council will read a proclamation in appreciation of Company C, 834th Aviation Support Battalion for its service to the community...
October 2, 2015 - 8:25am
September 24, 2015
Donation helps firefighters rescue pets
Hastings firefighters are now better equipped to rescue pets from fires. Last week, Invisible Fence donated three pet oxygen mask kits to...
September 24, 2015 - 4:53pm
September 21, 2015
City finance director resigns
Hastings' city finance director, Charlene Stark, has submitted her resignation. The Hastings City Council is set to accept a resignation agreement at tonight's regular council meeting. The agreement is included in the meeting's consent agenda. According to the agreement, Stark's...
September 21, 2015 - 9:52am
September 18, 2015
City Council: Library news, moving a house and a call for public art
The next regular meeting of the Hastings City Council will be at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21. Here’s a quick look at what’s on the agenda. The Pleasant Hill Library will present an update on its recent and upcoming activities. City staff is requesting the council approve a bid...
September 18, 2015 - 9:45am
August 21, 2015
‘Sliv’ McGree gets permanent honor at Civic Arena
In 2013, Jim “Sliver” McGree retired from his post as the Hastings Civic Arena manager. He devoted 30 years to the arena, and his efforts made a big impact on many of the people who used and visited the arena regularly. At the time, he was recognized with a ceremony before a varsity...
August 21, 2015 - 3:44pm
August 20, 2015
City starts work on new Vermillion River trail segment
Next summer, Hastings is expecting to see a brand new piece of trail added along the Vermillion River. The city council gave the green light...
August 20, 2015 - 9:49am
June 8, 2015
Riverfront contractor forged documents, city terminates phase one contract
The City of Hastings announced today that it has been the victim of a document forgery crime. According to a press release, the city received notice from law enforcement agencies that RSI Associates, Inc.,the general contractor for phase one of the Riverfront Renaissance project,...
June 8, 2015 - 10:13am
City Council: Artspace, riverfront and new development
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, April 20, at City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. The public will be invited to comment on an issue regarding the potential Artspace development. Although recent review of the project has shown...
June 8, 2015 - 9:08am
Editorial: Array of river names is now just confusing
Just a few weeks ago, the Hastings City Council voted to change the name of a few parks along the Mississippi River waterfront. In the end, all they’ve been able to do with the name changes is confuse us and make a pretty big group of folks irate. Other than that, the name changes...
May 8, 2015 - 9:14am
May 1, 2015
City Council: Light agenda set for Monday’s meeting
The next Hastings City Council meeting looks to be a short one, unless a new issue is added to the agenda. As of Thursday, April 30, there were no major council votes on the agenda. There are a few things that will happen Monday night, however. First is a proclamation by the council,...
May 1, 2015 - 3:07pm
March 13, 2015
City Council: New riverfront work, ArtSpace and a new name for riverside parks
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, March 16, at City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. A $2,500 grant will be presented to the Hastings Police Department’s K-9 unit. The grant was awarded through the America’s Farmers Grow...
March 13, 2015 - 10:59am
February 12, 2015
City council: New firefighters, honoring service and construction projects
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17, at City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. Twelve new paid on-call firefighter/EMTs will be introduced to the council. They are David Bauer, Mike Christianson, Joe Cysiewski, Alan Gaylor,...
February 12, 2015 - 2:14pm