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SEAS archery team qualifies and competes at nationals
Hastings Trap and Skeet team moves on to postseason shooting
Boys' Golf: Dittrich competes at Bunker Hills in last state meet
Boys’ Golf: Dittrich competes at Bunker Hills in last state meet
Track and Field: Raider boys' 4x800 relay competes at state meet
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
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This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
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NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A LIVESTOCK FEEDLOT PERMIT for Elmegca Farm
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: Public Hearing at 8 pm on 7/23/18.
PROBATE OF WILL for Patiricia Hageman Estate
PROBATE NOTICE: Katherine C. Martin File 19HA-PR-18-414
CITY OF HASTINGS:6/18/18 Amending City Code Ch. 34: Fees and Ch. 91: Animals
Wise Family Funeral celebrates groundbreaking for expansion
Dakota County employers to vie for excellence awards
Woodbury Plastic Surgery Joins Fairview Physician Associates Network; Remains an Independent Clinic
Asia-Pacific Ethanol Summit visitors stop in Rosemount
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December 8, 2014
Utecht to sing at Christmas concert
Hastings native Ben Utecht will be featured at a Christmas concert in Bloomington on Friday, Dec. 12. The concert will be held at St. Michael’s Lutheran Church and will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $16 for adults. Those ages 16 and under are free. For more information call 95...
December 8, 2014 - 8:30am
December 5, 2014
Holiday Hoopla medallion found behind Hastings Family Service
Each year, the Hastings Rivertown Days medallion hunt sends hundreds of people across the city, searching high and low for a special prize. Last...
December 5, 2014 - 9:16am
November 26, 2014
Holiday Hoopla event and parade is Nov. 29 in downtown Hastings
Downtown Hastings has a fun day in store for area residents on Saturday, Nov. 29. This year’s event, to coincide with Small Business Saturday, is called “Holiday Hoopla.” There will be reindeer rides from noon until 4 p.m.; horse and wagon rides from 2 to 6 p.m., pictures with...
November 26, 2014 - 11:14am
November 7, 2014
Observances set for Veterans Day
The Hastings community will honor its veterans with special observances and a dinner Tuesday, Nov. 11. Featured speakers include Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar and Gen. Gene Andreotti, retired adjutant general of the Minnesota National Guard. All observances are open to the community. The...
November 7, 2014 - 9:14am
November 6, 2014
‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ will be performed three times this weekend
The Hastings High School fall play, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” will be performed this weekend. Shows are at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday,...
November 6, 2014 - 9:30am
October 30, 2014
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will be here Tuesday, Dec. 9
It will be back again as part of the growing holiday tradition in Hastings. The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train, begun to bring awareness to the hunger issue and raise food and money to help combat it in the United States and Canada, will make a stop in Hastings at about 8:30 p.m....
October 30, 2014 - 3:52pm
October 29, 2014
Great weather made Leaf for Lupus ‘best year yet’
For the sixth year in a row, Kristie Bauer and her mother and sister, with the help of Hidden Greens Golf Course, threw a big fall party for...
October 29, 2014 - 8:40am
October 22, 2014
Auditions set for upcoming Black Dirt Theater production
Auditions for Black Dirt Theater's winter dinner theater show, “Barefoot in the Park,” will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, and 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Black Dirt Theater rehearsal space, 213 Sibley St. Callbacks are set for Oct. 26. All levels of experience are...
October 22, 2014 - 7:49am
October 21, 2014
Regina Auxiliary bazaar is Sunday, Oct. 26
For close to 40 years on a late Sunday in October, the chapel lobby at Regina Hospital and nearby halls have been filled with items galore, sure to please the buyers and the bidders. There were usually games, entertainment and food. The annual bazaar soon became a fall tradition,...
October 21, 2014 - 10:29am
October 17, 2014
Best-selling author and genocide survivor to speak at retreat in Hastings
New York Times best-selling author and Rwandan genocide survivor, Immaculee Ilibagiza, and international healing minister Fr. Richard McAlear will present a weekend retreat in Hastings from Nov. 7-8. Together for the first time in the United States, two of the world’s leading...
October 17, 2014 - 8:40am
October 3, 2014
Spirits will reveal ‘More Grave Truths’ Oct. 11
There will be intrigue, gossip and humor when “More Grave Truths - Spirits Walk at Lakeside Cemetery” takes place at Lakeside Cemetery, 920 Nininger Road, Hastings, Saturday, Oct. 11. This event is sponsored by the LeDuc Historic Estate, Friends of LeDuc of Historic Hastings,...
October 3, 2014 - 7:51am
Zywiec’s hosts fall festivities
Zywiec’s is launching into its fall season, and the garden center is full of activities. The Haunting Experience is a high scare event with two haunted houses and a hayride. It is held from dusk until 10 p.m. weekdays and from dusk until 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Dates of...
October 3, 2014 - 7:50am
Fire department open house is Oct. 7
The annual fire department open house will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct.
October 3, 2014 - 7:47am
Sponsors sought for 2014 Gobble Gait
Organizers for Gobble Gait are pushing hard for new sponsors to step forward. This year’s event is planned for Thanksgiving morning, which is Thursday, Nov. 27 – just seven weeks from now. “We’re always looking for new people that are interested in sponsoring,” organizer...
October 3, 2014 - 7:43am
Hastings singer wins first Minnesota Sings competition
Music runs in Samantha Kent’s blood; her grandmother sang in a quartet in her younger years, her parents were both in bands and her brother...
October 3, 2014 - 7:42am