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Upcoming vote could alter how schools get tech services
Hastings fire chief has fallen under past scrutiny
Inn catches fire at 4th and Pine
McNamara secures GOP endorsement for Minnesota Senate special election
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
crime and courts
Boys' basketball: 'This group will surprise some people'
Young Nordic ski teams return with experience
Hastings wrestling gets learning experience at Raider Duals
Mallory Brake becomes seventh girls player to reach 1,000 points
Gymnastics: Raiders sets their goals and are ready to exceed them
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
arts and entertainment
Marshan Twp. 2018 Notice of Filing
Notice of Public Sale 010418
Vermillion Twp. 2018 Filings Open
ISD 917 120517 Bd Minutes
Probate Estate Marcella Jackson
Ronald W. Schaar
Lynn Ann Savage
Gloria J. Knoll
Randall E. Overstreet
Virginia Ann Hirte
Viewpoint: Pause for more presence, fewer presents
Letters to the editor: Proud of how Schutt 'ordeal' was handled; McNamara would make us proud in Senate
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
Letters to the editor: Thanks for support of school district; Keep the wreath white
Letters to the editor: HPAAC gala a success; A thank you to Chief Schutt
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January 16, 2016
Blood donations here Jan. 25-26 at Our Saviour’s help others in the region
The need for blood is ongoing, more so during the winter months, according to the American Red Cross. Hastings residents can help replenish the blood supply at a community blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25; and from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, at Our...
January 16, 2016 - 7:24am
December 21, 2015
Hastings man squares off against cancer again
Five years ago, longtime Hastings resident Dave Nyman got some of the worst news he could get. He had kidney cancer – a softball sized tumor...
December 21, 2015 - 8:44am
April 28, 2015
Hastings man battles cancer without a cure: Benefit for Chuck Rich is May 2
Hastings will have a chance to help out one of its own on May 2. A benefit event will be held from noon to 4 p.m. at Dugarel’s Bar and Grill to raise money for Chuck Rich, who was diagnosed with liver cancer. Rich, 52, has lived in Hastings since 2000 and works as a driver for...
April 28, 2015 - 3:35pm
April 23, 2015
Garage sale planned to support HHS grad’s daughter
Ellorie Jacobs hasn’t had the easiest start to life. At just 16 months old, she’s already had to undergo surgery and chemotherapy, thanks...
April 23, 2015 - 3:03pm
January 8, 2015
Mobile health screening is Jan. 20
A mobile health screening will be available from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Jan. 20, at Tilden Community Center. Participants must have appointments. They can be made by calling 651-480-7689.
January 8, 2015 - 10:18am
December 19, 2014
Pitching in to help: Lee Petersen of Hastings has a rare condition that causes his vertebrae to fuse together
The past 10 years haven’t exactly been what Hastings residents Lee Petersen and his wife, Peggy Evans, expected. Since they married in 2003,...
December 19, 2014 - 1:10pm
August 14, 2014
Information on preventing abuse and financial exploitation of elders
By James Backstrom Dakota County attorney The Administration on Aging expects that by 2030, the U.S. population over age 65 will have doubled from 2000, with older adults representing 19 percent of the population. Stop Abuse and Financial Exploitation of Elders in Minnesota (or...
August 14, 2014 - 11:35am
Fundraiser planned to help Hampton sisters who have rare genetic disorder
Serenity and Kaylee Trezis are happy little girls who’ve been dealt a tough hand. The sisters have both been diagnosed with a rare genetic...
May 14, 2014 - 1:19pm
Benefit will help longtime local nurse
It’s been a tough 18 months for Brenda (Gilbertson) Riley. On Christmas Eve in 2012, she got the news from her doctor that a spot they had...
May 14, 2014 - 1:13pm
AH-HA holds free small business health screenings
After a very successful turnout in 2013, A Healthier Hastings 4 All (AH-HA) is back for a second year to provide free health screenings for employees of small businesses in Hastings. This includes spouses or family members over the age of 18. The screenings will take place Tuesday,...
February 14, 2014 - 9:47am
October 24, 2013
The Flu + You (+ Your Loved One)
Everyone’s immune system typically weakens with age, making it harder for us to fight infection and disease as we get older. As a result, adults aged 65 and older—even those who are healthy and active—are more vulnerable to influenza (commonly known as the “flu”).
October 24, 2013 - 11:03am
October 23, 2013
Benefit planned for Murray family: Donations are being sought for the benefit
The friends of Robert Murray have organized a benefit for him. Murray, his wife Maria and their family lived in Hastings for the past 11 years....
October 23, 2013 - 2:51pm
October 10, 2013
Six steps to protect your older loved one from a fall
Did you know that one in three older Americans falls every year? Falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for people aged 65-plus. Falls can result in hip fractures, broken bones and head injuries. And even falls without a major injury can cause an older adult...
October 10, 2013 - 11:05am
September 19, 2013
Local team is one of top fundraisers for Autism Speaks
When Brett Schommer was diagnosed with PDD/NOS on the Autism Spectrum in 2002, the world was still learning about autism. Only about one in 180 children back then were diagnosed with autism. These days, popular knowledge of the disorder is drastically improved and awareness is better...
September 19, 2013 - 10:30am
September 13, 2013
Latt is back in school
Nobody has moved Naomi Latt out of her dorm room this year. And she intends to keep it that way. Last fall, after starting her freshman year...
September 13, 2013 - 8:19am