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Update: water advisory lifted
Update: Chlorination complete, city awaits new water test results
Boil Water Advisory issued: E. coli found in section of city water system
Highway 55 detour beginning next week
Update: State of emergency declared in Cannon Falls after Thursday's storm
crime and courts
Girls' Swimming & Diving: Raiders are undefeated to start the season
Hastings football stays undefeated with 14-6 win over Simley
Cross Country: Hastings competes in Hudson Invite
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
Raiders marching band takes first in Rosemount, heading to Marshall Saturday
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
CITY OF HASTINGS PUBLIC NOTICE Amend HEDRA
Dakota County Ad for Bids: Housekeeping Services
DAKOTA CTY:09/04/18 COUNTY BOARD PROCEEDINGS
Assumed Name Notice: Burley Creative 103127400026
SUMMONS: FNMA vs. Keyser/Meta 19HA-CV-18-4100
Workforce Summit to sharpen recruitment and retention skills
Axia Home Loans opens Hastings office
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
Not giving up on making vino in the valley
Celebration of Agriculture in Dakota County
Place a Business Announcement
Glennis L. Swanson
Gerald G. Endres
Michael Charles Bane
JoAnne E. Olson
Martha A. Birk
Jim & Mickey O'Connor
Robert and Jean Filkins
Wilder Zachary Boston
Robert & Jean Filkins
Letter: Heritage Park Committee formed
Vote for Tina Folch
Tina Folch for House Believes in Local Control
Column: Star Gazette issues call for new readers board
Viewpoint: Together, DCTC and Inver Hills make an impact
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government and politics
July 27, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota struggles in dealing with sex offenders
ST. PAUL—Dealing with sex offenders has been one of Minnesota's most difficult problems for at least 15 years.
July 27, 2018 - 10:32am
July 25, 2018
Community Conversation: Individual actions matter
Community leaders and members met again Monday, July 17, at the Hastings High School to discuss how Hastings can become a more welcoming place....
July 25, 2018 - 5:00am
July 16, 2018
Simulated nuclear incident exercise scheduled for Tuesday
Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant will test the capabilities of federal, state and local agencies in the event of an emergency incident...
July 16, 2018 - 4:19pm
July 12, 2018
City to help fund Diversity, Inclusion and Equity initiative
City of Hastings will become a financial partner with the YMCA and the school district in their diversity initiative. The Hastings City Council...
July 12, 2018 - 6:00am
July 11, 2018
City Council briefs: Setting fence heights; Adams Street narrowing
Setting fence heights City Council voted Monday, July 9, to make official a long-standing city policy regarding front yard fence heights a...
July 11, 2018 - 6:01pm
Citizen-Business Working Group announces member lineup
Just under half of the 16-member Citizen-Business Working Group regarding the 3M settlement funds will be coming from South Washington County....
July 11, 2018 - 3:20pm
News Briefs: Join discussion about creating a welcome community; Meet a mystery author
The conversation on how Hastings can become a better place for everyone continues City of Hastings along with Community Education, the YMCA and the Hastings Chamber are hosting "Community Conversation: Creating a Welcoming Community" on Monday, July 16. This is the third event in...
July 11, 2018 - 11:59am
July 5, 2018
News briefs: Service organization to help preserve Hastings cemeteries; School Recycling Workshop July 12
An AmeriCorps organization will visit local cemeteries this month to help with preservation of monuments. Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps is sending a six-person crew that will be at Oakwood Cemetery July 11-12 and St. Luke's Cemetery from July 13-14 to reset monuments...
July 5, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 2, 2018
Minnesota sues over opioid crisis
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is suing the maker of the best-known opioid painkiller, OxyCotin, claiming it mislead health care professionals and...
July 2, 2018 - 3:12pm
June 27, 2018
MNLARS better, but no money to finish fixing it
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans should get better service than last July, when the state introduced new motor vehicle license and title computer...
June 27, 2018 - 4:26pm
June 22, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
ST. PAUL—President Donald Trump fully expects to win Minnesota in 2020 if he can visit the state another time or two. "I hate to bring...
June 22, 2018 - 2:08pm
June 21, 2018
Census: Minnesota's diversity growth continues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota continues to grow more diverse, according to population estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday. The...
June 21, 2018 - 8:55am
City Council: Pound fees, church expansion, and improvement bonds
Pound fees and pick-up adjusted In a unanimous decision, Hastings City Council on Monday amended Ordinance 34.03 and Ordinance 91.26 to help...
June 21, 2018 - 5:00am
June 20, 2018
Dakota County Board: Legislative review is positive
One of the highlights from this year's state legislative session for Dakota County was $6.2 million in funding for the county's Safety and Mental...
June 20, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 8, 2018
Getting around Dakota County is getting easier
Dakota County is providing free travel training to help people increase their mobility and independence. Travel Training is a service offered through the new GoDakota initiative to improve access to communities for older adults and people with disabilities in Dakota County. The training...
June 8, 2018 - 12:00pm