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Hastings Dunn Brothers hit in data breach

Dunn Brothers in Hastings is one of over 60 locations potentially hit by a data breach that took place during the month of January, according to a press release distributed ...

Area school closings for Feb. 20, 2019

The following area schools are closed Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, due to snow.

Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, presented his first budget proposal, which included a gas tax hike and more funding for schools. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, presented his first budget proposal which came with a $49.5 billion price tag for the next two years. It includes ...

'Senator next door' Klobuchar makes stop in Iowa

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota holds her hands above her head Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, as she tells two young fans in Albia, Iowa, about her snowy presidential campaign announcement a week earlier in Minneapolis. She made three Iowa stops during the weekend. Don Davis / Forum News Service1 / 2
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar tells a Knoxville, Iowa, Sunday, Feb. 17, soup lunch crowd why she should be president. It came a week after she announced she was running. Don Davis / Forum News Service2 / 2
ALBIA, Iowa — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar is introducing herself to politically important Iowans as the senator next door. The Minnesota Democrat, a week into her presidential run, told those ...

Learn about care for pancreatic diseases in the Twin Cities

The Minnesota chapter of the National Pancreas Foundation and the University of Minnesota Medical Center are holding an educational event for patient, caregiver and family-centered care for pancreatic diseases. The ...

One dead in Highway 50 crash near New Trier, alcohol involved: State Patrol report

A one-vehicle accident near New Trier left one dead and another with non-life threatening injuries late Thursday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Michael James Serres, 53, Hampton, was ...

Highway 316 crash results in life-threatening injury

A two-vehicle crash on Highway 316 near the area of Bauer Circle on Thursday morning resulted in life-threatening injuries for a 20-year-old woman from Cottage Grove, according to the Minnesota ...

Sen. Smith, Senate Dems demand information on rising insulin costs

WASHINGTON — Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., and eight other Democratic senators have sent a letter to U.S. insulin producers asking for an explanation for why their prices continue to rise. ...

Sheriff's squad hit while assisting tow truck

This Dakota County sheriff's squad car was hit Tuesday, Feb. 12, while a deputy was assisting a tow truck driver near 160th Street and Goodwin Avenue west of Hastings. Photo courtesy of the Dakota County Sheriff's Office
A Dakota County sheriff's squad car was hit by a pickup truck on an icy road Tuesday night.

Vehicle hit by train, bystanders push car off tracks

Bystanders helped push this car off a train track in Hastings on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Photo courtesy of the Dakota County Sheriff's Office
The Dakota County sheriff’s office is looking for the people that helped push a car off railroad tracks in Hastings Tuesday morning. “Our office knows of one of the bystanders ...


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