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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
El Mexican Restaurant will come to Hastings next month
crime and courts
City of Hastings
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 5, 2013
Reminder: city snow emergency goes into effect as soon as there's two inches
The City of Hastings would like to remind residents of its snow emergency policy and educate the public on the snow plow and law enforcement protocol. A state of snow emergency automatically goes into effect when two or more inches of snow has fallen. This means that a snow emergency...
November 5, 2013 - 11:10am
November 1, 2013
City Council: The new chief, Red Rock update and a bank building site plan
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at Hastings City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. The city’s new chief of police, Bryan Schafer, will be sworn in and will officially begin his career here. There will be a welcome...
November 1, 2013 - 10:31am
October 4, 2013
City Council: CVS, new developments and a new police chief
The Hastings City Council has a busy meeting scheduled for Monday, Oct. 7. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. Development The big decision for the night is going to be about CVS pharmacy. Velmeir Companies is bringing a handful...
October 4, 2013 - 11:15am
September 13, 2013
City Council: Helping youth, support for development and a site plan
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16, at City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. The council will hear a presentation on Helping Kids Succeed: The Hastings Way, a community led initiative to improve connections and support...
September 13, 2013 - 11:16am
August 30, 2013
City Council: Preliminary budget and a restaurant expansion
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. In the consent agenda, which is expected to be approved with little to no discussion, are resolutions adopting the preliminary 2014 city budget and property...
August 30, 2013 - 10:58am
August 23, 2013
Three police chief finalists named
Hastings is getting closer to finding its new chief of police. The city received 39 applications for the position. The pool was narrowed to six candidates, who participated in the first round of the interview process on Wednesday, Aug. 21. The next round of interviews is set for Sept....
August 23, 2013 - 9:34am
August 16, 2013
City Council: New fire truck, downtown improvements and the 2014 budget
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. A presentation...
August 16, 2013 - 3:02pm
August 2, 2013
City Council: New officer, sand mining and Conzemius park ravine improvements
The next Hastings City Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, at City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. A new police officer, Katie Fitzhenry, will be sworn in and welcomed to the Hastings Police Department. Holst Excavating has requested a special...
August 2, 2013 - 2:03pm
July 5, 2013
Search begins for new police chief
The first steps to find a new police chief in Hastings are being taken. Hastings City Administrator Melanie Mesko Lee is meeting Wednesday, July 10, with three members of the city council to discuss the hiring timeline. Current chief Paul Schnell will be leaving the city July...
July 5, 2013 - 11:18am
June 28, 2013
City Council: A new site plan and a film permit on the agenda tonight
The Hastings City Council will meet Monday, July 1, at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda.
June 28, 2013 - 10:58am
June 14, 2013
City Council: A new officer, street renaming and a new Levee Park gathering center
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, June 17. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. A new police officer, Matthew Hedrick, will be sworn in and welcomed to the city. Two presentations will be given. One will recognize Eagle Scout Ben Bloomstrand...
June 14, 2013 - 10:21am
Artspace visits Hastings, conducts feasibility study
The door has been opened for a new art-centered development in Hastings. Last week, representatives from Artspace, a non-profit arts development organization, came to Hastings to look at several properties that could potentially be renovated into usable art and artists' space. Artspace...
June 14, 2013 - 9:51am
June 6, 2013
Bridge preview: United Way gets first look at new bridge
At midday Friday, May 31, a few dozen people gathered downtown to take advantage of a special opportunity. The United Way of Hastings coordinated...
June 6, 2013 - 2:33pm
Schnell in the running to be Maplewood chief
Hastings Chief of Police Paul Schnell is one of three finalists to be the new police chief at the Maplewood Police Department. The finalists were publicly named last week. A decision is expected by the end of June. Schnell has been the chief in Hastings for the past three years...
June 6, 2013 - 8:28am
May 31, 2013
City Council: Barbecues on the patio, water pollution and last year's financial report
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, June 3, in the council chambers at City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. A change to the use of barbecues on patios and decks will be discussed. The current ordinance prohibits the use of barbecues...
May 31, 2013 - 3:18pm