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April 10, 2019
Minnesota Legislative Auditor James Nobles and Audit Director Valerie Bombach detail a report Wednesday, April 10, 2019, to lawmakers at the State Capitol that concluded there is high risk for fraud in the state’s Child Care Assistance Program and insufficient internal controls to address it. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Auditor report: Minnesota child care program ripe for fraud
April 10, 2019 - 5:15pm
Planning Commission votes on McNamara Stadium improvements
April 10, 2019 - 6:00am
April 4, 2019
Hastings Public Works Director Nick Egger gave testimony to the Minnesota House Capital Investment Committee regarding the Highway 316 improvement project. The committee was hearing a bill sponsored by Rep. Tony Jurgens, R-Cottage Grove, that would help secure more funding for the project. Submitted photo
Highway 316 funding bill heard by state House committee
April 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Photo: Hastings new postmaster is sworn-in
April 4, 2019 - 5:00am
April 3, 2019
ADA Transition Plan, solar subscription opportunities: City Council briefs
April 3, 2019 - 10:21am
March 28, 2019
Hastings to hold open house around water disinfection
March 28, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 27, 2019
The Dakota County Government Center. File photo
Dakota County Board: Design contractor approved for SMART Center
March 27, 2019 - 5:00pm
March 21, 2019
Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
City welcomes new employees, swears in new officers
March 21, 2019 - 6:00am
March 20, 2019
Flood preparation actions: City Council briefs
March 20, 2019 - 11:00am
U.S. Rep. Angie Craig, D-Minn., visited Hastings on March 18, 2019, for a briefing on the city's flood preparations from Hastings Public Works Director Nick Egger. Also in attendance were state Sen. Karla Bigham, state Rep. Tony Jurgens, Dakota County Commissioner Mike Slavik, members of Hastings City Council, city and county officials and representatives from the Emergency Management division. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
U.S. Rep. Angie Craig holds flood briefing at Hastings City Hall
March 20, 2019 - 6:00am
March 13, 2019
Supporters of a pair of gun control bills gathered at the Capitol Wednesday, March 13, to urge Minnesota senators to hold a hearing for the proposals. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gun control supporters rally to pressure Senate to take up background check, 'red flag' bills
March 13, 2019 - 2:01pm
Tony Jurgens
Rep. Jurgens sponsors disaster relief bill following statewide flooding prediction
March 13, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 8, 2019
Rep. Jurgens searches for creative ways to fund Highway 316 project
March 8, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 7, 2019
Rep. Mary Kunesh-Podein, DFL-New Brighton, on Thursday, March 7, 2019, spoke in favor of her legislation putting before Minnesota voters in 2020 an amendment to the state Constitution that states, “equality of rights under the law shall not be abridged or denied on account of gender." Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Fetishist? Pansexual? Minnesota House approves Equal Rights Amendment after winding debate
March 7, 2019 - 7:33pm
March 6, 2019
Supporters and opponents of a pair of gun control bills demonstrated in St. Paul Wednesday, March 6, 2019, ahead of a House hearing. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
'Red flag' bill moves forward at Minnesota Capitol
March 6, 2019 - 3:31pm