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Barn destroyed in Denmark Township fire
Charges: Cross-state Walmart scam involved employee impersonation
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
Cities say they need state money to meet water rules
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
crime and courts
Hastings alpine ski teams finish fourth and sixth at state
Hastings Raiders wrestling team returns to state!
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Raiders alpine ski teams on to state
Sophomore nordic skier Trevor Caflisch qualifies for state in photo finish
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
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: 3/13/18 election
RAVENNA TWP ELEC NOTICE 3-13-18
ACCURACY TEST ICE 3-2-18
Senior living facility Legends of Cottage Grove poised for move-in
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
New boutique to open in downtown Hastings
United Way of Hastings to Move Office to the Heart of Hastings
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Place a Business Announcement
Kevin A. Scott
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Robert J. Kruse
Supporting Denny McNamara
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Letter to the
Vote Karla Bigham for Education, Feb 12
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letter: A big help in a trying time
Take care of the one heart that beats for you
Letter: Big money and politics
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
Real Estate Showcase
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January 8, 2018
Column: Kindness offers lifelong lessons
At this time of year, we often hear about random acts of kindness in which people go out of their way to help others. These acts may be as simple...
January 8, 2018 - 7:49am
January 7, 2018
Column: Ring out the old, ring in the new
Would you think it would be a good idea if Mother Nature did something outstanding and special to signal in the new year? You go to bed and wake up in the morning and there is no big fan fair to say "It's a whole new year!" I am not sure what I would want her to do but maybe something...
January 7, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 5, 2018
Letter: 'Slamming' Schutt shows lack of leadership
Lori Braucks, Melanie Mesko Lee, Paul Hicks and Mark Vaughn all slammed Fire Chief Mike Schutt for making his department better. The aforementioned...
January 5, 2018 - 7:49am
January 2, 2018
Column: Get the most out of that Christmas tree
Are you reading this in a fully restored home environment? Is everything, old and new, all blended and tucked into the home landscape? Do you...
January 2, 2018 - 2:18pm
December 21, 2017
Column: Endorsement letters are advertisements
Frankly, our opinion pages have been used and some would say abused by campaigns to promote candidates and political events. Many of the letters read like advertisements because they are advertisements. That is why, effective today, RiverTown will charge for letters endorsing candidates....
December 21, 2017 - 10:38am
December 17, 2017
Viewpoint: Pause for more presence, fewer presents
The holiday season is underway. Some fully embrace it and others would rather the season pass quickly. I am somewhere in the middle. Sitting in the mellow glow of light from our holiday decorations in the mornings is a pleasure. Digging out old family recipes and making, sharing,...
December 17, 2017 - 8:00am
December 10, 2017
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
"Please stop publishing letters about (X). We don't want to read negative opinions in our local newspaper." "When you print people's horrible...
December 10, 2017 - 8:45am
Letters to the editor: Proud of how Schutt 'ordeal' was handled; McNamara would make us proud in Senate
Proud of how Schutt 'ordeal' was handled
December 10, 2017 - 8:45am
December 3, 2017
Letters to the editor: Thanks for support of school district; Keep the wreath white
Thanks for support of school district My Thanksgiving Day started with listening to the Hastings Middle School choir singing the National Anthem...
December 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 12, 2017
Letters to the editor: HPAAC gala a success; A thank you to Chief Schutt
The sixth-annual Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council (HPAAC) Annual Gala was held Friday, Nov. 3, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Great Hall. Almost...
November 12, 2017 - 11:00am
November 11, 2017
Viewpoint: Falling into peak pumpkin season
It is truly written in stone that the fall/winter season has arrived. Those blasted mice have declared our farm house a "center of interest and good living." Anything and everything is explored and chewed on. I would not be surprised to see a little band of mice marching across the...
November 11, 2017 - 2:32pm
November 10, 2017
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Virtually everyone is aware of the nationwide jostling taking place to attract Amazon's announced $50 billion corporate headquarters. I can't...
November 10, 2017 - 8:45am
November 9, 2017
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
You'll go to bed Friday night and wake Saturday as you did today, living in a free land. You can thank every veteran — from those determined...
November 9, 2017 - 10:00pm
November 7, 2017
Viewpoint: Target brand, not Hastings economy, may be behind closure
On Monday evening, two words struck fear into the heart of many of Hastings moms: "Target's closing." I watched my wife and her friends vigorously...
November 7, 2017 - 12:49pm
November 2, 2017
Letters: Support for School Board candidates
When complaints made, city administrator must investigate
November 2, 2017 - 11:31am