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Housing, business and clean water: Here's where City Council candidates stand on city issues
Braucks intends to continue economic development
Vaughan seeks to invest in city's infrastructure
Cherney wants to give citizens a strong voice
Rosemount teacher suspended after posting threatening tweet
crime and courts
Hastings girls' tennis competes in individual sections
Raiders football gets payback against Apple Valley with 34-0 win
High school class continues prairie restoration project
Soccer: Raider teams fall in first round of section playoffs
Girls' Tennis: Raiders cruise by Waseca, fall to Lakeville South in sections
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
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DAKOTA COUNTY: 10/25/18, 1:30 p.m. Public Accuracy Tests
CITY OF HASTINGS: Ordinance No. 2018-09, Goats
CITY OF HASTINGS: Ordinance No. 2018-08, Electronic Signs
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DAKOTA COUNTY: 9/18/18 County Board Minutes
Farm to Table: Rebel Chef restaurant serves fresh, locally-sourced meat, produce
Minnesota-born SuperAmerica becomes Speedway
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January 14, 2018
Dreaming purple and white
Ready to paint purple and yellow brushstrokes on the football uniforms, artist Patty Smith is patient. But she is eager to see the results from...
January 14, 2018 - 7:49am
November 29, 2017
Annual Art Scholarship Sale begins Nov. 30 at UW-River Falls
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Art Department's annual Art Scholarship Sale is Nov. 30-Dec. 13 in Gallery 101 in the Kleinpell Fine...
November 29, 2017 - 1:49pm
October 27, 2017
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
"The Color Dreamers" have completed their design entitled "Free Birds" on the warming house that will be seasonally placed at Levee Park in Hastings....
October 27, 2017 - 5:12pm
October 9, 2017
Public art to be installed at Levee Park in Hastings
A new piece of art is expected to to bring a "pop" of color surrounded by the blank canvas of the snow this winter. A mural will be added to...
October 9, 2017 - 8:45am
October 4, 2017
Video: Artists paint Hastings, Prescott in 'Plein Air'
The En Plein Air Invitational with Andy Evansen was Sept. 30. Several artists painted landscapes and local points of interest throughout the...
October 4, 2017 - 9:04am
September 26, 2017
Art in the Park brings whirl of color to Afton
Art was in the air last weekend in Afton, as visitors gathered for the city's annual Art in the Park Fair. In its 39th year, the outdoor art...
September 26, 2017 - 4:17pm
September 21, 2017
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
Before the autumn colors coat the St. Croix River Valley, local and regional artists will be adding their own flair this weekend during Afton's...
September 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
July 24, 2017
New products offer artistic views of favorite Minnesota lakes
At first glance, viewers of Cathy Hummel's large printed canvases might notice an overhead view of a lake, complete with some major roads winding...
July 24, 2017 - 8:45am
June 22, 2017
Art's Art to be displayed at BreakAway through July 2
The featured artist exhibit at BreakAway Cafe for the month of June is former Hastings High School art teacher Art Nordstrom. Nordstrom's exhibit,...
June 22, 2017 - 9:55am
May 31, 2017
SPARK to replace PITS program this summer
This summer, Hastings Community Education and the Hastings YMCA have joined forces along with several other community partners to offer Summer Programs Arts and Recreation for Kids, a free summer program for youth in the community. "(The partnering organizations) really had the same...
May 31, 2017 - 8:00am
October 6, 2016
Art in the open
Hastings artist Andy Evansen spent good amount of time last week worrying about the weather. He had planned a plein air event in Hastings, bringing...
October 6, 2016 - 8:08am
Artspace groundbreaking featured local musicians, artists, businesses
Artspace saw a strong turnout for its ceremonial groundbreaking event Tuesday afternoon. Artspace is about to begin construction on a new development...
September 6, 2016 - 11:55am
October 30, 2015
Traeder wins Peace Poster contest second year in a row
Hastings Middle School eighth-grade student Chloe Traeder obviously has an eye and talent for art. For the second straight year Traeder won...
October 30, 2015 - 2:26pm
May 17, 2013
Sky's the Limit youth gallery is now open
The Orange Dragon Art Gallery, sponsored by the Hastings Prescott Area Art Council (HPAAC), has opened its new youth gallery featuring art from area children. The youth gallery, "Sky's the Limit," occupies the back room of the Orange Dragon, located at 122 Orange St. The first junior...
May 17, 2013 - 9:05am
February 28, 2013
Flower-bombed: Hastings artist creates smiles with mobile flower displays
When he lived in Chicago, Hastings artist David Cook created sculptures that fit the city's industrial nature. It was moody, haunting and even...
February 28, 2013 - 9:01am