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Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
HHS students perform at Jazz and the Winds concert
New Thanksgiving weekend 5K race in Cottage Grove ruffles feathers in local Hale to the Bird event
They came home here as children
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
crime and courts
Rogers, Carlson, McNary and Pottinger sign letters of intent
Hastings' junior Natasha Girgen qualifies for state in two events
Girls hockey drops first two games to section opponents
Cross-country: Nogle fights illness to run at state meet
Girls' hockey preview: Raiders return with depth, ready to compete
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
Probate Estate Christine Drahos
Dissolution of Marriage: Novotny
Probate Estate Marina Challeen
Amended Assume Name Lalah's Oasis
Probate Estate Janaan Rasmusen
Gerald R. Seaton
Jon Joseph Choquette
Letters to the editor: HPAAC gala a success; A thank you to Chief Schutt
Viewpoint: Falling into peak pumpkin season
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: Target brand, not Hastings economy, may be behind closure
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October 22, 2017
Meyer Company building in Hastings purchased by owner of Elm Salon
The Meyer Company building, a staple of downtown Hastings, has been sold. Hastings native Beth Warner, owner of Elm Salon, and her husband Kevin...
October 22, 2017 - 7:19pm
October 21, 2017
Rebel Chef restaurant to open soon in Farmington
Rebel Chef restaurant will soon serve up a fusion of California cuisine and comfort foods. The Farmington City Council approved the on-sale liquor and Sunday liquor license for the restaurant at the Monday, Oct. 16, council meeting. The restaurant is located 953 Eighth St., off Highway...
October 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 20, 2017
Community survey to help fine-tune Hastings pavilion programming
The 2017 Rotary Pavilion Programming season recently wrapped up and the Parks and Recreation Department of Hastings is looking for community...
October 20, 2017 - 5:24pm
October 19, 2017
Eye Candy owner to expand into Emporium building in downtown Hastings
Some reimagination, change and repurposing is in store for Eye Candy REfind, but all in a big way. The retail store will be moving across the...
October 19, 2017 - 4:05pm
October 18, 2017
CuddleMutt founder wants to bring comfort to shelters
Kristen Farris of Rosemount wanted to make it easier for the dogs she fostered to transition into a new home, a hope that inspired her to launch...
October 18, 2017 - 8:45am
October 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Nikko, North America's oldest snow monkey, dies at Minnesota Zoo; Minneapolis music venue Triple Rock closing
APPLE VALLEY, Minn.—The oldest snow monkey in North America died Sunday at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley. Nikko, a Japanese macaque (commonly referred to as snow monkeys), celebrated his 34th birthday in September, according to a news release issued Monday by zoo officials....
October 17, 2017 - 10:28am
October 16, 2017
Hastings Veterans Home bus travels in style
An iconic symbol of Hastings will be traveling to and from the Veterans Home in Hastings with the facility's addition of a 12-passenger bus....
October 16, 2017 - 8:45am
October 14, 2017
The race is on: Gubernatorial candidates visit with local farmers
Friday, Oct. 13, was the start of the 2018 gubernatorial race for the next Minnesota governor. Throughout the state, farmers invited candidates...
October 14, 2017 - 5:51pm
October 13, 2017
Cold weather rule takes effect Oct. 15
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Cold Weather Rule takes effect Sunday, Oct. 15, and Xcel Energy wants to ensure that residential customers who need assistance paying their energy bills this winter can get help they need. Under the rule, income-eligible customers are protected from...
October 13, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 12, 2017
Missing Hastings woman found in River Falls unharmed
A vulnerable adult missing from Hastings since Oct. 4 was found in River Falls Monday night. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Amanda...
October 12, 2017 - 8:53am
October 6, 2017
Vulnerable Hastings woman, 22, reported missing
Police are asking for the public's help to find a vulnerable Hastings woman who has not been seen for two days. The state Bureau of Criminal...
October 6, 2017 - 2:14pm
YMCA in Hastings unveils new donor wall
As part of the YMCA 10-year celebration events, the Hastings YMCA celebrated their capital campaign donors on Sept. 18 with the unveiling of...
October 6, 2017 - 8:45am
October 4, 2017
Fasbender announces mayoral run
Hastings native Mary Fasbender announced her candidacy Oct. 4 for the mayor of Hastings in the 2018 election. "I am fortunate to have so much...
October 4, 2017 - 2:23pm
After serving time in federal prison, former Minn. auto mogul Denny Hecker set for release
MINNEAPOLIS — Former auto mogul Denny Hecker is expected to be released Thursday, Oct. 5, from a halfway house in Minneapolis where he...
October 4, 2017 - 12:26pm
October 3, 2017
Minn. roundup: Sex offender case rejected; Minnesota River 'strains under pressure'
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a Minnesota case challenging a state law that allows sex offenders to remain locked up...
October 3, 2017 - 9:01am