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Minnesota 2nd Congressional District candidate: Paula Overby
Minnesota 2nd Congressional District candidate: Jason Lewis
Minnesota 2nd Congressional District candidate: Angie Craig
Minnesota House of Representatives District 54B candidate: Don Slaten
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City of Hastings
Hastings football survives furious comeback to beat North St. Paul 34-27 at homecoming
Vicki Davis retires after almost half a century of involvement in Hastings athletics
Raiders finish season after competing in individual sections
Raiders fall to Eagan 4-1 in first round of section playoffs
Hastings boys’ soccer falls to North St. Paul 5-0 in playoffs to end season
Church brings national speakers to aid parents
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
Boy Scout Troop 23 spent a week on a high adventure trip
Rapids Riders clear about 75 bags of trash from Vermillion River area
Our Saviour’s plans fall ecumenical service
arts and entertainment
NOTICE OF MEETING
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Helen L. King
Celestine A. Schumacher, 89
Thomas Jacob Brown "COOT"
Chad M. Callahan, 42
Dorothy A. Woxland, 96
In support of Danna Elling Schultz
In support of Tony Nelson
Lewis still waiting to debate Craig
Holmstadt will work to fix MNSure
In support of Lisa Leifeld
Real Estate Showcase
November 11, 2015
City says ‘no’ to Shepherd of the Valley’s fitness center proposal
On Monday evening, the city council rejected a request from Shepherd of the Valley Church to rezone its property, saying that the reason for the rezone doesn’t fit within the neighborhood. The church had hoped to create a fitness facility in its basement level. The church would...
November 11, 2015 - 8:40am
Hastings resident challenges Hudson development
by Katrina Styx • Staff writer email@example.com Hastings resident Mark Schauer came to Monday’s city council meeting with...
November 11, 2015 - 8:34am
October 30, 2015
City Council: Church fitness, a much needed sewer main and a request to reconsider
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting on Monday, Nov. 2, at 7 p.m. in City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. The council will read a formal proclamation in observance of Veteran’s Day, which is Nov. 11. The community will host several observances...
October 30, 2015 - 12:25pm
Plans for former Hudson building get planning commission approval
After almost two years of predevelopment work, the final piece of the former Hudson puzzle is finally falling into place. On Monday evening,...
October 30, 2015 - 8:18am
October 22, 2015
Details released on former finance director’s departure
New information released this week by the City of Hastings details the reasons why former city finance director Char Stark was first put on paid administrative leave. After Stark was on leave for about two months, she signed a resignation agreement with the city, ending her 15-year...
October 22, 2015 - 2:44pm
October 19, 2015
City settles with former employee for $110,000
The city of Hastings paid $110,000 to settle a lawsuit brought against it by a former employee. In May, $66,000 was paid to former information technology employee Lisa Bauer and another $44,000 was paid to the law firm of Fabian, May and Anderson, which represented Bauer in the lawsuit...
October 19, 2015 - 9:12am
October 12, 2015
Council rejects gas station offer: Council members decide gas station there ‘does not fit’
The news that SuperAmerica was looking to build a third gas station at the corner of Vermillion Street and Highway 55 last week was met with a flurry of opinions – many of them negative. Those voices did not fall on deaf ears at the Hastings City Council. On Monday evening, the...
October 12, 2015 - 8:54am
October 8, 2015
Developers near end of planning phase for former Hudson site downtown
Confluence Development, the developer working on rehabilitating the former Hudson Manufacturing building in downtown Hastings, is just about...
October 8, 2015 - 8:33am
October 2, 2015
City Council: Military recognition, Hudson TIF and a potential property sale
The next regular Hastings City Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 5, inside City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda The council will read a proclamation in appreciation of Company C, 834th Aviation Support Battalion for its service to the community...
October 2, 2015 - 8:25am
September 22, 2015
City considers allowing brew pubs, taprooms
The City of Hastings is working on changing its ordinances to allow brew pubs, taprooms and similar uses within the city. The issue was brought to the Hastings Planning Commission Monday evening, and commissioners reviewed initial proposed ordinance changes. But the discussion ended...
September 22, 2015 - 9:01am
September 18, 2015
City Council: Library news, moving a house and a call for public art
The next regular meeting of the Hastings City Council will be at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21. Here’s a quick look at what’s on the agenda. The Pleasant Hill Library will present an update on its recent and upcoming activities. City staff is requesting the council approve a bid...
September 18, 2015 - 9:45am
September 4, 2015
City Council: New firefighters, sidewalk cafés and next year’s budget
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The city is closed Monday for Labor Day. The agenda is relatively light. First up is the introduction of two new firefighter/paramedics: Adam Finseth and Brandon Scharmer. The...
September 4, 2015 - 10:48am