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New trail segment in Hastings completes 10-mile scenic circuit
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
Minnesota teen, missing for 40 years, proven as victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy
Minn. roundup: Insurance company refunding $315,000 to Minnesota drivers
Adele Salon in Hastings gets a new look
crime and courts
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HHS diver Vova Tipler named 2016-2017 All-American
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
HTA builds new tennis shed at high school thanks to unexpected generosity
Vince Byron bests BMX legend Jamie Bestwick for X Games vert gold
Hastings Hawks beat Austin BlueSox to snap losing streak
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
The show doesn't stop: Woodbury Community Theatre presents 'Legally Blonde'
River City Chorale offers summer performances
PHOTOS: Summer programs engage kids with fishing, birds of prey
River Falls Days weekend schedule
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STATE OF MINNESOTACOUNTY OF DAKOTA FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION
Probate Joan Jeffrey 17-505
Probate Sharon Apitz 17-487
Probate Viola Krutchen 719HA-PR-17-457
Probate Leola Johnson 17-474
Ardys Mae Frahm, 86
Oscar "Len" Johnson, 101
John T. Chilson, 57
Doris D. Hanson, 76
Irma Christine Robinson, 90
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
Letter: 'Good old boys club' alive in Pierce County
The Great Indoors: A vegan option for beer can chicken
Letter: Hootenanny Committee deserves thanks
Viewpoint: Dayton's inability to negotiate in good faith led to Capitol chaos
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July 6, 2017
Trump administration sued by Minnesota AG over student loan relief
WASHINGTON - More than one-third of U.S. states on Thursday sued the U.S. Education Department and Secretary Betsy DeVos over the recent suspension...
July 6, 2017 - 1:38pm
June 3, 2017
Committee recommends $49.3M Hastings school bond
A recommendation for the reinvestment in the school district facilities in the amount of about $49.3 million was recommended by members of the facility committee at the May 24 school board meeting.
June 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 2, 2017
VIDEO: HMS Tug of War raises $7,200 for Hastings Family Service
Students at Hastings Middle School raised $7,200 for Hastings Family Service in an effort to earn their spot in the annual all school tug of...
June 2, 2017 - 9:04am
May 27, 2017
SEAS preschoolers watch ducklings hatch
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton preschoolers welcomed nine guests into their classroom with the hatching of nine ducklings. Students watched three of...
May 27, 2017 - 8:00am
May 24, 2017
Ending on a high note: Warren retires after 33 years at HHS
Lin Warren, the choral director at Hastings High School, will be retiring at the end of this school year. He has spent 33 years at Hastings High...
May 24, 2017 - 8:00am
May 23, 2017
NMSC awards local students scholarships
This year's $2,500 National Merit Scholarship winners were announced by the National Merit Scholarship Corp. on May 10. The 2,500 Merit Scholar designees were chosen from more than 15,000 finalists.
May 23, 2017 - 11:00am
May 15, 2017
HMS students selected for Honor Choirs
Hastings Middle School students were recently accepted into American Choral Director's Association of Minnesota State 4-5-6 Honor Choirs. Over...
May 15, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 22, 2017
Local student excels in NDSU Innovation Challenge
FARGO, N.D. — An area student has been named a track winner in North Dakota State University's Innovation Challenge '17. Winners were announced...
April 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 6, 2017
Private school credits will not count at public schools
ST. PAUL—Public high school students in Minnesota will not likely be allowed to earn credits at private schools as one piece of legislation proposed. Neither the state House nor Senate included in larger education bills a proposal to allow credits earned at private schools,...
April 6, 2017 - 9:04am
April 5, 2017
Select Chorale performs at Orchestra Hall
Hastings High School's choir, the Select Chorale, performed Sunday, March 26, at Orchestra Hall. The choir performed as part of the 12th annual...
April 5, 2017 - 8:00am
March 29, 2017
Early-childhood education money in dispute
ST. PAUL—Additional funding proposed by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton would extend classes for 4 year olds to nearly 200 additional school...
March 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 10, 2017
School board reduces 2017-18 budget by $500,000
The District 200 School Board approved a budget reduction of up to $500,000 for the 2017-18 school year at its meeting Feb. 21. Even with the...
March 10, 2017 - 8:08am
March 8, 2017
Classes resume at HMS after evacuation early this a.m.
Smoke was detected at Hastings Middle School this morning due to a mechanical malfunction. School officials issued a statement around 7:52 a.m. that students had been evacuated from the building and were taken to Pinecrest Elementary until the smoke was cleared. There was no fire...
March 8, 2017 - 8:35am
March 7, 2017
Audit: Educators do not understand how to use test results
ST. PAUL—Many Minnesota educators do not understand how to interpret scores of state and federal mandated tests. An Office of Legislative...
March 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 21, 2017
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
University of Wisconsin-River Falls seniors Marissa Amidon, Adry Cota, Devon Gelhar, Emily Pelton, Grace Sacher, Blake Stolpestad, Rachel Urban and Lisa Vang will present their Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree exhibitions in Gallery 101 in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building, Feb. 22 to...
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February 21, 2017 - 2:18pm