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Dakota County takes step toward more mental health awareness
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
Barn destroyed in Denmark Township fire
Charges: Cross-state Walmart scam involved employee impersonation
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
crime and courts
Hastings gymnastics competes at section 1AA meet
Trevor Caflisch competes at state nordic skiing tournament
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Hastings alpine ski teams finish fourth and sixth at state
Hastings Raiders wrestling team returns to state!
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
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: 3/13/18 election
RAVENNA TWP ELEC NOTICE 3-13-18
ACCURACY TEST ICE 3-2-18
Senior living facility Legends of Cottage Grove poised for move-in
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
New boutique to open in downtown Hastings
United Way of Hastings to Move Office to the Heart of Hastings
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Place a Business Announcement
James W. "JW" Wieser
Kevin A. Scott
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Supporting Denny McNamara
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Letter to the
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Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letter: A big help in a trying time
Take care of the one heart that beats for you
Letter: Big money and politics
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
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February 23, 2018
1898-1954: Hastings’ black residents pursued their dreams
Editor’s note: This is the fourth and final story in a series setting the stage for a community forum that area ministers are planning for Feb. 24 at Hastings High School. Find the rest of the series here. 1898 was the last year Hastings students attended Irving High School and...
February 23, 2018 - 2:53pm
February 21, 2018
Pottinger honored with February Rotary Student of the Month
TJ Pottinger was honored with the February Rotary Student of the Month award Feb. 8. He was nominated by Hastings High School staff member Tim...
February 21, 2018 - 7:49am
February 20, 2018
Hastings students experience whirlwind after saving man
A little over a month ago, Hastings High School juniors Sydney Radke and Addie Buck became heroes when they helped save the life of a man who...
February 20, 2018 - 8:24am
February 19, 2018
Hastings: Finding a place of prayer
By 1890 the population of Hastings had grown to 3,705, including immigrants from Germany, Poland, Ireland, Norway and Sweden as well as those whose parents were not listed as "foreign born" on the census record.
February 19, 2018 - 7:49am
February 15, 2018
Building Bridges — Our Black History
Many Hastings residents may be surprised that Hastings has a notable black history. As Hastings celebrates Black History Month, members of the newly formed Building Bridges in Hastings said they believe a better understanding of our black history is an important step toward building...
February 15, 2018 - 11:24am
February 14, 2018
Shadow Men take third in snow sculpture competition
The Shadow Men took third place, Artists' Choice and People's Choice in the Winter Carnival snow sculpture competition this year. The Shadowmen...
February 14, 2018 - 10:33am
February 10, 2018
PHOTOS: Celebs touchdown in Woodbury
WOODBURY — A day before Super Bowl LII took place at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, former football greats, mixed-martial artists and...
February 10, 2018 - 1:12pm
Hastings: Black families embrace new freedoms, 1870s to 1890s
In 1870, 40-year-old Nancy Wallace was living on Fourth Street with husband John and children James, 9, and Louanna, 6. Like most of her neighbors. she was far from her birthplace, living among strangers. What set Nancy apart was her color and recent freedom from slavery. She had...
February 10, 2018 - 11:17am
February 8, 2018
HHS SnoWeek royalty crowned
The Hastings High School SnoWeek 2018 coronation was held Friday, Feb. 2, in the HHS gymnasium. There were performances by some of the acts from...
February 8, 2018 - 7:00am
February 6, 2018
Hastings first black families helped shape state
In September 1857 a Minnesota Territory census named and counted inhabitants in preparation for statehood. Hastings' count was 1,983. One of them was "colored." He was Robert S. Burns, a 32-year-old, single barber from North Carolina. According to the census' occupation listings,...
February 6, 2018 - 9:43am
Bauer wins Kennedy Geography Bee
Brock Bauer, a fourth-grader at Kennedy Elementary, won the school's National Geographic Bee on Jan. 25. The school bee was the first round in...
February 6, 2018 - 7:49am
February 5, 2018
Coborn's cashier pays it forward
Local resident Tracey Johnson received a big surprise at a recent visit to Coborn's. She couldn't believe the kindness she received from Coborn's...
February 5, 2018 - 7:49am
January 31, 2018
Air-itorial over the big game: How the Super Bowl air traffic plan came together
The preparations for Super Bowl LII include the construction of a new regional highway system - in the skies over Minnesota and Wisconsin. Sunday's...
January 31, 2018 - 7:20pm
January 29, 2018
Downtown Hastings: A storied past
If walls could talk, there sure would be lots of stories coming from the buildings in downtown Hastings. Many of the shops and businesses are...
January 29, 2018 - 10:13am
January 28, 2018
Hastings helps make up Super Bowl's Crew 52
Mindy Leadholm, formerly of Hastings, has been a Vikings fan her whole life. Not even crossing the river into Packer territory could change that....
January 28, 2018 - 10:00am