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Ethics panel drops complaint about legislator’s shouts
Hastings is officially home to the best Army supply unit in the country
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Amateur Baseball: Miesville bashes Red Wing in Independence Day battle
A marathon proposal: Hastings native got quite a surprise at the finish of the Minneapolis Marathon recently
Cross country skier, Afton native Jessie Diggins to be grand marshal for Afton 4th of July Parade
Community fireworks are Saturday, July 4
Free hot dog lunch is Friday
Hastings native wins Miss Minnesota pageant
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Editorial: Justice will come in time to Reuter family
Letter: McNamara provides session update
Letter: Arena should have Lightbourn’s name on it
Letter: Finding the Regina emergency room is easy enough
Letter: America, America - A poem
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August 30, 2011
Cruise-In car show is Saturday
Another Hastings Cruise-In car show will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3. The theme for the evening is rat rod. The car shows are held every other Saturday through Oct. 1. The Downtown Business Association hosts the annual car show. It is open to cars from 1976 or...
news / events / family
August 30, 2011 - 2:22pm
August 25, 2011
Heading to the state fair? Take the bus in Cottage Grove
As the Minnesota State Fair opened Thursday, Hastings residents fretting over the hassle of parking near the fairgrounds have another option: take the bus. State Fair Express bus service is offered in Cottage Grove. Bus service is every half-hour, picking up and dropping off fairgoers...
news / events / family / life
August 25, 2011 - 4:13pm
August 23, 2011
Rescued bald eagle to be release at Carpenter Nature Center on Wednesday
A bald eagle rescued during a snowstorm in March will be released at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings. The eagle was injured in what was believed to be a territorial dispute. Three Carpenter Nature Center staff members and volunteers drove to the...
news / events / family
August 23, 2011 - 10:34am
August 18, 2011
PITS ends its summer program with kids' favorite activities
Playground In The Summer held its final play sessions this week at various parks in Hastings as well as Vermillion and Denmark Township. PITS is a free program offered by Hastings Community Education that provides activities for children to participate in at local parks. Children...
family / education
August 18, 2011 - 10:22am
Library gears up for book sale on Aug 19
If you're looking for a book, the Pleasant Hill Library might be the first place you go. This weekend, it's also the place to go if you're looking to buy a book. The Friends of the Pleasant Hill Library will be hosting a book sale Friday, Aug. 19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday,...
August 18, 2011 - 8:10am
Polka music will be the feature at Aug. 21 concert
Enjoy the beat of the polka music, dance a little, or just sit back and enjoy. The Jolly Huntsmen Band will present a concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, on the grounds of the LeDuc Historic Estate, 1629 Vermillion St.
August 18, 2011 - 8:07am
August 11, 2011
David Pattridge and the Levee Singers are in concert on Aug. 14
He played the piano and taught music for years at Hastings Middle School. He also had a following at the former Steamboat Inn in Prescott. Dave Pattridge is still playing the piano and has a group of singers, "The Levee Singers," with him. They will perform in concert at 7 p.m....
August 11, 2011 - 8:11am
Celebrate birds with Lifeworks on Aug. 18
They learn about their city, a treasured site within it and birds, and they are having fun doing it. Lifeworks Services clients now are inviting...
August 11, 2011 - 8:08am
Bird banding planned at Carpenter Nature Center on Aug. 26
Bird banding at the Carpenter Nature Center will be from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday Aug. 26. Have you ever wondered what bird banding is all about? This is your chance to see songbirds up close and to watch the experts band birds at Carpenter Nature Center. Bird banding records can...
August 11, 2011 - 8:06am
August 4, 2011
LeDuc plays host to concerts
The Hastings Concert Association is hosting a series of free outdoor concerts at 7 p.m. Sunday evenings in August at the LeDuc Historic Estate. The schedule is as follows: Aug. 7, The Squires playing classic rock to polka; Sunday, Aug. 14, David Pattridge and the Levee Singers, who...
August 4, 2011 - 9:52am
Teens invited to Cascade Bay on Aug. 11
Dakota County teens who who have registered for the 2011 Summer Reading Program are invited to the Water Park in Eagan, called Cascade Bay, at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11. More than 1,500 teens from across the county have registered to participate in the Teen Summer Reading Program....
August 4, 2011 - 9:50am
Make your own botanical bookmarks on Aug. 8
Children of all ages are invited to the Pleasant Hill Library on Monday, Aug. 8, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for a unique craft making experience. Children and teens will use their creativity to design and make their own dried flower bookmarks. This event is presented in cooperation...
August 4, 2011 - 9:49am
Mixed nuts and belly laughs on Aug. 11
Children of all ages and adults who are young-at-heart are invited to the Pleasant Hill Library on Thursday, Aug. 11, at 10:30 a.m. for a morning filled with physical comedy, age-appropriate humor and uproarious audience participation. Come prepared to laugh until your belly aches....
August 4, 2011 - 9:47am
It's Dakota County Fair time
The Dakota County Fair is planned in Farmington from Aug. 8-14. There are rides, exhibits, demolition derbies and, of course, concession stands promising all manner of fair food. In addition, a variety of contests exists for families. There are rabbit agility demonstrations, kids...
August 4, 2011 - 9:44am
Volunteers welcome at Carpenter Nature Center
If you or a friend of yours wants to get involved with Carpenter Nature Center's volunteer team, have them contact Alan@CarpenterNatureCenter.org or 651-437-4359 to RSVP for the orientation. There are volunteer opportunities for every type of person from data entry to construction...
August 4, 2011 - 9:41am