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SEAS continues to grow; numbers show dramatic increase
City Council: New firefighters, sidewalk cafés and next year’s budget
Lifeworks Services and Minnesota Veterans Home residents form strong bonds
Bridal boutique's lawyer assures customers they'll still get apparel for weddings; bride says she 'takes offense' to that as calls have gone unanswered
Rep. John Kline says he will not seek re-election in 2016
crime and courts
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Raiders smother Henry Sibley in season opener
New boys soccer coach at HHS is Jamie Swanson
Hastings Hawks season ends with loss to Dundas Dukes in first round of playoffs, 7-1
Hawks preparing to faces Dukes in section playoffs
Bauer reunion brought nearly 1,500 relatives to Hastings
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge returns to Hastings with new Guinness world record attempt
Production of ‘Guys and Dolls’ finishes this weekend at HHS
arts and entertainment
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP RE-CONVENING ANNUAL MEETING
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME TPZ & ASSOCIATES
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME TABOR PR
NOTICE TO ANNOUNCE START OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD
CITY OF HASTINGSNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CITY CODE AMENDMENT REGULATING TAPROOMS AND SIMILAR USES
Della Grieger, 78
Heather L. Ohmen-Allen, 27
Jeanette "Janet" Sanders, 77
Pamela Stoltz, 62
Bruce Welchlin, 85
Letter: TLC says ‘Thanks’ for all the help with its first walk/run
Editorial: Strengthen law to hold government accountable
Editorial: County’s task force model is the right one
Letter: Thanks for supporting fight against ALS
Letter: Hastings should be proud of its emergency and rescue crews
December 14, 2012
Accident report for the week ending Dec. 9
Friday, Nov. 30 Two vehicles collided at the intersection of Red Wing Boulevard and Tuttle Drive at 2:42 p.m. One pulled out onto Red Wing Boulevard and, not seeing the oncoming vehicle, struck it in the side. One passenger reported injuries but refused an ambulance. Cited for...
December 14, 2012 - 8:54am
September 5, 2012
Another change of plans with Hastings bridge - no closures planned for this weekend
There has been a change of plans with the upcoming move of the main span for the new Hastings bridge. That change means there will be no closure of the Highway 61 bridge in Hastings this weekend. Here is the revised schedule for the project: Early Friday morning, Sept. 7, crews...
September 5, 2012 - 7:57am
August 9, 2012
Move of 6.5 million pound span of new Hastings bridge expected around Labor Day
Construction continues and preparations are under way throughout the city in anticipation of a big couple days for the new bridge here. Crews...
August 9, 2012 - 8:40am
July 26, 2012
Lawsuit filed against Kenyon police chief, trooper
A lawsuit was filed in United States District Court last month against Kenyon Police Chief Lee Sjolander and Minnesota State Highway Patrol Officer Troy Siems alleging civil rights violations. Richard Thissen, who owned an insurance agency in Kenyon, and his attorneys filed the complaint...
July 26, 2012 - 4:38pm
July 28, 2010
National Night Out is Aug. 3
National Night Out will again be celebrated in Hastings. This year's celebration is planned for Tuesday, Aug. 3. The event aims to get Hastings residents out of their houses and into the streets to meet their neighbors and law enforcement officials from the city. Tim Connell from...
July 28, 2010 - 9:32am
July 22, 2010
Red Wing police investigating death of 18-year-old there
Red Wing police are awaiting autopsy reports on the death of an 18-year-old man found dead Wednesday. Police and ambulance were called at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday to 2118 Pioneer Road Lot 21 for a sudden death report. The man, whose name was not released by police, was found unresponsive...
July 22, 2010 - 1:05pm
Remembering With Dignity: Volunteers are sought to help with state hospital cemetery effort
The journey to remember the more than 13,000 people buried in state institutions' cemeteries in Minnesota continues, but at the former Hastings...
July 22, 2010 - 11:59am
Primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 10
Hastings has no primary races, but there is still reason for Hastings voters to cast their ballots at the Aug. 10 primary. Voting is from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mayor Paul Hicks and at-large city council members Barb Hollenbeck and Mike Slavik are virtually guaranteed re-election because...
July 22, 2010 - 9:30am
Determination pays off for medallion hunters
Every year, Marty Ellsworth has looked for the Edina Realty Rivertown Days medallion. He was close to finding it several years. This year, he was determined to find the medallion. This was going to be his year. And it was. On the third day (Wednesday, July 14) Ellsworth and his...
July 22, 2010 - 8:37am
Benefit will be at church in Vasa
A benefit is planned for Eric Olson and his family. It will be from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 1 at the Vasa Lutheran Church, located at 15235 Norelius Road, Welch. There will be a silent auction, a bake sale and dinner. Silent auction items are sought. To make a donation,...
July 22, 2010 - 7:00am
One slip, one changed life: Eric Olson, a 2000 HHS graduate, is paralyzed after slipping on a dock and falling into a lake head first
The weeklong vacation had gone so well. Eric Olson made a homemade potato gun that he was firing all over the place. He turned his kayak into...
July 22, 2010 - 1:00am
July 21, 2010
1970, 1971 reunion cancelled
The Hastings High School classes of 1970/1971 planned reunion has been canceled due to lack of response.
July 21, 2010 - 2:20pm
Michael Conzemius and his friends will take part in the Red Bull Flugtag on Saturday
The best case for Michael Conzemius on Saturday? It will be that he is safely pulled from the waters of the Mississippi River after falling from a platform 30 feet high while thousands of people clap and laugh at him. Worst case? He lands on a flying (kind of) penalty box. Welcome...
July 21, 2010 - 1:50pm
July 20, 2010
Cruise-In car show is Saturday
The fifth of 10 Cruise-In car shows will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 24, on Second Street and some of the side streets in the downtown area. The Downtown Business Association is sponsoring the shows every other Saturday through Oct. 2. The streets in the downtown...
July 20, 2010 - 9:20am
HMS lockdown case continued
The case involving the youth in the April 5 Hastings Middle School lockdown incident has been continued to at least Monday, July 26 in Dakota County Juvenile Court. It had been scheduled for earlier this week. In June, Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom dismissed his office's...
July 20, 2010 - 9:19am