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July 17, 2019
City Council: Great River Landing to be pushed a year
July 17, 2019 - 2:01pm
The Groth family tombstone in the St. John's Lutheran Church cemetery. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Dakota County bridge dedicated in honor of Vietnam vet killed in action
July 17, 2019 - 5:00am
July 16, 2019
Legislative review: Sen. Bigham cites successes, setbacks in compromise budget
July 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
July 9, 2019
Transit loop between Hastings and county transit hubs leave commissioners divided
July 9, 2019 - 5:49pm
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Opioid overdose deaths in Minnesota fell in 2018, breaking a years-long trend
July 9, 2019 - 11:27am
July 3, 2019
Here are the finalists for Hastings city administrator
July 3, 2019 - 11:54am
In his free time, Fifield enjoys photography. He has a wide portfolio, capturing national parks, water shots and various cities in Minnesota. His photos can be viewed at Submitted photo
New economic development coordinator brings experience to Hastings, sees city's potential
July 3, 2019 - 5:00am
July 2, 2019
City Council briefs: Economic development plan, city administrator finalists and Tobacco 21
July 2, 2019 - 9:02am
July 1, 2019
Lexi Reed Holtum speaks at a press conference at the Minnesota Capitol on Monday, July 1, 2019, about the death of her fiancé Steve Rummler, which came eight years to the day before a state law took effect in Minnesota, requiring drug companies to pay to help address the impacts of the opioid crisis. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
'You stole a generation from us': Minnesotans celebrate new law that puts drug companies on the hook for opioid crisis
July 1, 2019 - 5:53pm
Thousands of abortion opponents march on the Minnesota Capitol Jan. 22, 2019, to mark the anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decision in Roe v. Wade and to urge restrictions on the procedure. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minn. abortions down slightly in 2018; more out-of-state women cross border for procedure
July 1, 2019 - 5:10pm
June 26, 2019
City sees benefits in county plans for greenway
June 26, 2019 - 9:12am
June 24, 2019
Vermillion Street in Hastings. Photo by Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
County hopes federal grant will spur development
June 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
June 21, 2019
Pleasant Hill Library to reopen June 25
June 21, 2019 - 5:00am
June 18, 2019
City Council briefs: Energy Action Plan outlines goals for Hastings
June 18, 2019 - 2:01pm
June 17, 2019
This emaciated deer in Iowa County, Wis., was later confirmed to have chronic wasting disease. Minnesota lawmakers approved additional funding to combat the disease, which is always fatal to deer, elk and moose.  (File photo/ Wisconsin DNR)
A field test for fatal deer disease? Minnesota scientists say it's just months away
June 17, 2019 - 4:09pm