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Minn. roundup: Dog walker finds snowmobiler dead 30 miles north of Minneapolis
Minnesota job gains lead to lowest unemployment rate for blacks on record
Minn. Supreme Court upholds order to unlock phone with fingerprint as lawful
Teachers show unity as they reach more than 200 days without a contract
Hastings native seeks to unseat Smith
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Hastings wrestling dominates North St. Paul
Hastings alpine ski teams off to strong starts to the season
Hastings swims strong in loss to second-ranked STA
Hastings student-athletes receive MSHSL awards
Raider boys' hockey challenged to elevate play
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
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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United Way of Hastings to Move Office to the Heart of Hastings
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2018 Community Awards announced
Local collision technician receives national award
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
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February 24, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Two found dead in house fire in NW Minnesota
NORTHOME, Minn.—Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. The town...
February 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
December 15, 2016
Early morning fire destroys commercial shed in Coates
An early morning fire that broke out in a large commercial shed in Coates on Wednesday caused no injuries but was a total loss for Rosemount...
December 15, 2016 - 10:25am
December 12, 2016
Minnesota roundup: 18 year old struck and killed by train in Anoka; Man, child found dead in Faribault house; 2 more state news stories
ANOKA—An 18-year-old woman was struck and killed by a train in Anoka Sunday morning at Metro Transit's Northstar Commuter Rail station. A BNSF train struck a pedestrian at 10 a.m., according to spokeswoman Amy McBeth. The Anoka County sheriff's office reported that when Anoka...
December 12, 2016 - 11:00am
December 1, 2016
Structure fire reported south of Hastings Thursday morning
UPDATED: Hastings firefighters were called to a structure fire in Ravenna Township Thursday morning, Dec. 1. The first call came at 6:54 a.m....
December 1, 2016 - 4:18pm
July 14, 2016
Home destroyed by fire in East Hastings
Hastings firefighters were called Friday evening to a house fire in the 2000 block of East Fourth Street. The fire was reported at about 6:30 p.m. The family had been grilling on their patio and the fire spread from the grill to the home’s vinyl siding while the family ate supper,...
July 14, 2016 - 10:04am
February 1, 2016
Ramsey Street home burned Sunday evening
A home at 1003 Ramsey St. burned Sunday evening. The fire caused the death of one pet. A neighbor, Keith Garrick, was one of the first people...
February 1, 2016 - 9:50am
March 6, 2014
Updated: Fire engulfs Hastings home, does significant damage
A Hastings home at 15th and Forest streets sustained significant damage from a fire Saturday morning. The fire was reported by residents at 11:07...
March 6, 2014 - 9:37am
July 25, 2013
Old Highway 61 bridge in Hastings catches fire
A portion of the old Highway 61 bridge over the Mississippi River in Hastings caught fire this morning. The fire was reported at about 10:45...
July 25, 2013 - 11:18am
July 10, 2013
Grass fire believed to be started by train sparks
A significant grass fire was found south of Hastings Wednesday, July 10. The fire was reported at 2:25 p.m. along County Road 18 between Treasure...
July 10, 2013 - 3:16pm
January 11, 2010
Fire may have been caused by electrical malfunction
A Monday afternoon fire in East Hastings may have been the result of an electrical malfunction, according to Assistant Fire Chief and Fire Marshal...
January 11, 2010 - 3:18pm
December 8, 2009
2009 story: Barn destroyed by fire
Editor's note: This story is from 2009.
December 8, 2009 - 10:56am
July 21, 2009
Osprey survives lightning strike
A juvenile osprey displaced from its nest by a lightning-caused fire near Biwabik last week was in "guarded" condition today at a wildlife rehabilitation...
July 21, 2009 - 7:31am
June 24, 2009
Ravenna Town Hall will be rebuilt
A new town hall will be built in Ravenna Township. Less than two months after the Town Hall was destroyed by fire, the Ravenna Town Board of...
June 24, 2009 - 10:37am
June 23, 2009
Fire department hosting training on Mississippi Tuesday-Thursday
The commotion people may notice over the next couple of days on the Mississippi River in Hastings is a training operation being hosted by the Hastings Fire Department and is nothing to be alarmed about. Employees of Marathon Petroleum, Flint Hills Resources, the Minnesota Pollution...
June 23, 2009 - 12:30pm
May 13, 2009
Fire rescue: Bemidji man saves woman from burning house
Two minutes - that's the margin Bemidji emergency medical technician and former firefighter Tom Johnson estimates between the life and death...
May 13, 2009 - 7:17am