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Missing person: Northfield man last seen on Friday
Plea deals vs. trials: Driving hard bargains in Minn., Wis. courtrooms
Hastings city administrator chosen for Burnsville
Dakota County justice partners to hold 'Warrant Resolution Day'
Leader of international sex ring that targeted Minn., ND sent to prison
crime and courts
Woodbury angler's pike catch in May sets new Minnesota record
Keeping leaves out of the street keeps our rivers and lakes clean
Hastings' Ashtyn Stewart competes at Class AA state swim meet
Afton Alps to open Friday
Hastings girls' hockey starts season 0-2 against tough competition
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
PUBLIC STORAGE SALE: 12/04/18, Stephen's Self-Storage, Hastings, MN
Assumed Name Notice: KHG Software
DAKOTA COUNTY Transportation Dept.: Ad For Bids - eGram
Assumed Name Notice: 3rdWorld Fitness 1040090000026
ISD 917: 11/06/18 School Board Meeting Minutes
Business Excellence Awards announced by Dakota County chamber
Duck Donuts brings made-to-order treats to Woodbury
Downtown Hastings boutique to close its doors
Schwan’s Co. to sell majority stake to South Korean firm
Company turns abandoned sand pit into a solar garden
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Daryl Greenwood Donath
Kimberly Scott Vroman
Marion T. "Dolly" Crane (nee Iverson)
Veronica A. "Verna" Kleinschmidt
Lois Marie Nordstrom
Libby Jean Moin
50th Wedding Anniversary
Letter: Hastings squandered opportunities
Letter: A community journey
Letter: Mayor-elect looks to future
Editorial: Hunt is on, so be on your game
Folch Thanks Supporters
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November 6, 2018
Smith bests Housley in special U.S. Senate race in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — U.S. Sen. Tina Smith took an early lead over Republican challenger Karin Housley in early returns in Minnesota’s special U.S....
November 6, 2018 - 11:44pm
August 14, 2018
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
ST. PAUL -- Jeff Johnson and Tim Walz will be Minnesotans' choices for governor this fall. "I think we sent a message, people want something...
August 14, 2018 - 10:07pm
May 4, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Let the legislative talks begin
ST. PAUL — About two weeks remain in the 2018 legislative session, so it is time for the work to begin. At least it is time for the final...
May 4, 2018 - 3:05pm
April 30, 2018
Ex-Bush aide, TV commentator Painter in Senate race
ST. PAUL—A Minnesotan who national television cable news viewers know as a strong President Donald Trump critic is running as a Democrat...
April 30, 2018 - 12:34pm
February 2, 2018
Newly sworn-in Minn. senator says Democrats willing to work 'in good faith' with Trump
ST. PAUL—U.S. Sen. Tina Smith of Minnesota delivered the national Democratic weekly address one day short of a month in office. The senator...
February 2, 2018 - 1:15pm
January 18, 2018
Hastings native seeks to unseat Smith
A second Republican is running for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by DFLer Tina Smith. Bob Anderson, a dental technician from Hastings,...
January 18, 2018 - 9:53am
January 3, 2018
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
WASHINGTON — Tina Smith raised her right hand and swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution, replacing Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken after...
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
WASHINGTON — Minnesota's best-known politician has resigned from the U.S. Senate while a well-known political celebrity considers running for...
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
December 30, 2017
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—The year now ending was unpredictably busy in Minnesota politics, but 2018 will be predictably busy. It could set a busy record....
December 30, 2017 - 7:32am
December 13, 2017
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
ST. PAUL — Mrs. Smith is going to Washington. Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith will replace U.S. Sen. Al Franken once he resigns after eight sexual...
December 13, 2017 - 4:53pm
March 31, 2017
State grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
ST. PAUL — Bus services throughout greater Minnesota could add up to 100,000 service hours with extra funding from a new state grant. Lt....
March 31, 2017 - 8:59am
January 12, 2017
State grants $34 million to expand rural broadband in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — A new round of state grants could extend broadband to thousands of businesses and households throughout areas of rural Minnesota...
January 12, 2017 - 10:30am
January 6, 2017
MN governor revises, brings back tax bill that had $101 million mistake
ST. PAUL—A tweaked 2016 tax proposal that never made it into law is back. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said on Thursday, Jan. 5, that his...
January 6, 2017 - 9:02am
November 24, 2016
Take a hike: Free admission Friday to all Minnesota State Parks
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Need to burn those extra Thanksgiving dinner calories or take a break from Black Friday shopping? Well, take a hike....
November 24, 2016 - 10:00am