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MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
Beldenville man in 'fair' condition after Hager City-area crash
Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
Missing St. Croix River boater found alive, Minn. authorities say
Lakeside Cemetery to celebrate 150 years with community event
crime and courts
City of Hastings
HHS girls' golf wins first conference match to start season
HHS boys' tennis wins three matches in a row to improve to 6-1
HHS softball remains undefeated after two more MEC wins
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Hastings woman competes in 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Local student excels in NDSU Innovation Challenge
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Simple Steps program encourages walking in Dakota County
arts and entertainment
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE-ERICKSON & BROWN
INTENT TO DESTROY STUDENT RECORDS
Ridgeview Homeowners Association vs De Haro
NOTICE OF MEETING
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Joan M. Moes, 85
Joseph M. Graham, 74
Francis B. Wellman
Letter: Jurgens, Franke helped get tax relief passed
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Viewpoint: To reach potential, southeast MN needs better broadband
Letters to the editor for March 30
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Real Estate Showcase
April 21, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov. Mark Dayton. Bill sponsor Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said that it would not hamper local control, as critics say. "I am all for local control...
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 19, 2017
House fire April 12 causes major damage; no injuries
Hastings firefighters assisted in extinguishing a fire in the 2000 block of Ashland Street around 1:30 a.m. April 12. All occupants were safely...
April 19, 2017 - 9:36am
April 15, 2017
Fire destroys part of River City Metal
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF -- A fire that broke out at a rural Prescott business was still smoldering six hours after it started Saturday morning,...
April 15, 2017 - 8:53pm
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
Updated: Barn destroyed by fire
A fire destroyed a barn and killed seven goats Tuesday morning near Vermillion. The Hastings Fire Department was called to 18495 Goodwin Ave....
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