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Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
Census: Minnesota's diversity growth continues
City Council: Pound fees, church expansion, and improvement bonds
Dakota County Board: Legislative review is positive
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SEAS archery team qualifies and competes at nationals
Hastings Trap and Skeet team moves on to postseason shooting
Boys' Golf: Dittrich competes at Bunker Hills in last state meet
Boys’ Golf: Dittrich competes at Bunker Hills in last state meet
Track and Field: Raider boys' 4x800 relay competes at state meet
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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NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A LIVESTOCK FEEDLOT PERMIT for Elmegca Farm
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: Public Hearing at 8 pm on 7/23/18.
PROBATE OF WILL for Patiricia Hageman Estate
PROBATE NOTICE: Katherine C. Martin File 19HA-PR-18-414
CITY OF HASTINGS:6/18/18 Amending City Code Ch. 34: Fees and Ch. 91: Animals
Wise Family Funeral celebrates groundbreaking for expansion
Dakota County employers to vie for excellence awards
Woodbury Plastic Surgery Joins Fairview Physician Associates Network; Remains an Independent Clinic
Asia-Pacific Ethanol Summit visitors stop in Rosemount
WELS shop benefits Hastings and beyond
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Jared E. Lazer
Ralph E. Zacardi
Cecil N. Underwood
Lou & Robin Paulson
Juliana Marie Raway
Paul & Donna Wagner
Editorial: Be ready for the season
Gessner column: ‘Spring cleaning’ can include your habits
Letters to the editor: Pageant Pennies adding up to success; Do your job after your pet does its business
A Bea in the Garden column: Time to cruise … on down to farmers market
Column: Dad is major force in child’s wellbeing
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May 11, 2018
Property tax deadline fast approaching
Property taxes on Dakota County real estate for the first half of 2018 are due by Tuesday, May 15. Property taxes can be paid online, by phone or by mail. Mailed payments must be postmarked by midnight May 15 to be considered timely. Payments can also be made in person at the following...
May 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 7, 2018
Existing driver's licenses likely good for flights until 2020
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans should be able to use their existing driver's licenses and identification cards until 2020 to board domestic airline...
May 7, 2018 - 6:16pm
May 4, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Let the legislative talks begin
ST. PAUL — About two weeks remain in the 2018 legislative session, so it is time for the work to begin. At least it is time for the final...
May 4, 2018 - 3:05pm
MDVA highlights needed repairs at Hastings Veterans Home
The Veterans Home facility in Hastings is nearly a century old. As with any aging building maintenance is required, and it could see funding...
May 4, 2018 - 5:00am
May 3, 2018
News briefs: Rivertown Days photo contest; HHS Greenhouse sale
Rivertown Days photo contest In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Rivertown Days, community members are asked to send in photos of a memorable Rivertown Days moment in the past.
May 3, 2018 - 10:47am
April 30, 2018
Minn. House passes its tax plan, Senate next
ST. PAUL—Taxes have taken over as the 2018 Minnesota Legislative session's No. 1 issue, thanks federal tax law changes that will affect...
April 30, 2018 - 6:02pm
Ex-Bush aide, TV commentator Painter in Senate race
ST. PAUL—A Minnesotan who national television cable news viewers know as a strong President Donald Trump critic is running as a Democrat...
April 30, 2018 - 12:34pm
April 26, 2018
Local briefs: Allina Health Hastings Clinic to host open house May 5
Allina Health Hastings Clinic to host open house May 5 Allina Health's new Hastings clinic will host a free community open house May 5 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. to welcome the public to its two-story facility which opened in November 2017. The open house will feature a soccer training session...
April 26, 2018 - 3:06pm
April 25, 2018
Speaker cracks open door for Minnesota gun bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans have marched on the state Capitol by the thousands this year seeking gun control legislation, always meeting with strong...
April 25, 2018 - 4:47pm
Community event will tackle diversity and inclusion discussion
The faces of Hastings are changing. Mayor Paul Hicks talked about a changing community in his State of the City address in February. "It is time we begin a community dialog on how we can become a more welcoming and inclusive community," he said.
April 25, 2018 - 11:16am
April 23, 2018
Legislative roundup: MN House votes to dump wild rice water rules
ST. PAUL — Scientific and cultural discussions overlapped as the Minnesota House approved a bill to start over on water regulations protecting...
April 23, 2018 - 4:29pm
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
ST. PAUL — About 450 sex offenders and mentally ill and dangerous Minnesotans could be released from state custody before they are fully treated,...
April 23, 2018 - 2:44pm
April 21, 2018
Dakota County accepting citizen advisory committee applications
The Dakota County Board of Commissioners receives advice from a variety of volunteer committees. The board invites residents to join a citizen...
April 21, 2018 - 7:49am
April 18, 2018
Final phase of Riverfront Renaissance ready to begin
The final phase of the Riverfront Renaissance Project is ready to begin, if only the weather would cooperate. The final phase which includes the reconstruction of the alley connecting the parking area beneath the new bridge to the Levee Park Parking Lot and Sibley Street was scheduled...
April 18, 2018 - 5:29pm
April 16, 2018
GOP fights Dayton effort to restrict some fertilizer use
ST. PAUL — Legislative Republicans are fighting a Dayton administration proposal to restrict farmers' use of nitrate fertilizers. The GOP-controlled...
April 16, 2018 - 5:39pm