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Minnesota roundup: Brainerd day care center license revoked after child found wandering; Dayton vetoes co-op bill
Jazz concert in HHS auditorium March 23
Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
Dayton says refusal to send officers to ND not political
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
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City of Hastings
Raider gymnasts finish season on a high note
Raiders look to continue strong MEC play, improve against section opponents next year
Raider boys' hockey lays foundation for years to come
Alpine Ski teams receive awards at end-of-season banquet
HHS boys' basketball falls to Rosemount in first round of section playoffs
Organization urges: ride a bike every day in April
Dueling piano players share Hastings roots
Library books go head-to-head this month
HFS to host city-wide food fight
Hastings Reads main event fills HAC
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Letters to the editor for March 16
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Letters to the editor for March 9
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Editorial: Congratulations to state tournament athletes
Real Estate Showcase
March 6, 2017
Dakota County deputies catch a break on the big screen
Lights, camera, action. The big screen be could in the future for three Dakota County Sheriff deputies. They recently had the opportunity to...
March 6, 2017 - 8:00am
March 2, 2017
Local insurance claim turns into national commercial
It was a boy's first birthday party. After the memorable party, the family left the decorations, the presents and the cake on top of the stove...
March 2, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 27, 2017
Grammy winner has roots in Hastings
The music career of one 2017 Grammy Award winner started in Hastings. Peter Martin of Third Coast Percussion won the Grammy for his work on the album "Steve Reich." Martin, David Skidmore, Robert Dillon and Sean Connors accepted the award for best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance...
February 27, 2017 - 8:00am
February 26, 2017
HHS Mardi Gras celebration to be held Feb. 28
The Hastings High School French program invites the community to "Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler," or "Let the Good Times Roll" from 5-8 p.m....
February 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 25, 2017
Learning from the past
February is Black History Month. The month was first recognized in 1976 as a way to honor the accomplishments of African Americans throughout U.S. history. Today, one Hastings woman is looking back on the history of African Americans in the Hastings community. Heidi Langenfeld works...
February 25, 2017 - 8:00am
February 23, 2017
Sex offender notification meeting raises community concern
Nearly 200 community members attended the Level III Community Notification Meeting at Hastings Middle School Auditorium Feb. 15. The meeting...
February 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
Hastings Reads explores Japanese culture
Two Hastings Reads events were held at Pleasant Hill Library Feb. 16. Children ages 6-12 spent the afternoon learning about Gyotaku fish print,...
February 23, 2017 - 8:00am
February 22, 2017
Winter Jam raises $2,500 for field trips
More than $2,500 was raised for the early childhood programming Feb. 10 at Tilden Community Center during the Little Raiders Winter Jam. More...
February 22, 2017 - 1:00pm
LeDuc Estate updates electricity, will also receive new roof
The LeDuc Historic Estate has recently received some updates to two of the outdoor buildings and will soon receive some significant repairs....
February 22, 2017 - 8:00am
February 20, 2017
Open house reveals remodeling concepts at Pleasant Hill Library
Community members had the opportunity to comment on three floor design concepts for the Pleasant Hill Improvement Project at the library's open...
February 20, 2017 - 8:00am
February 18, 2017
Pinecrest students demonstrate new skills in concert
Third- and fourth-grade students at Pinecrest Elementary School performed in a music concert Feb. 10, inside the school's gymnasium. The concert...
February 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 17, 2017
SEAS celebrates Catholic Schools Week
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton celebrated National Catholic Schools Week last week with several events and activities. There were several dress-up days,...
February 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
Vehicle drives into window at Emily’s Bakery
A vehicle crashed into the window at Emily’s Bakery and Deli in the Midtown Shopping Center Friday morning. Bakery staff said that instead...
February 17, 2017 - 11:55am
February 16, 2017
City begins work on Vermillion Street Corridor project
This year, the downtown Riverfront Renaissance project will be finished. The project has earned praise from locals and outsiders alike in recent years, and it's considered a major point of pride for the Hastings City Council. But rather than sitting back and admiring their work, the...
February 16, 2017 - 3:36pm
February 14, 2017
St. John's hosts family science night
St. John the Baptist School in Vermillion hosted a family science night Jan. 31. Students and parents visited the classrooms throughout science...
February 14, 2017 - 2:20pm