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Minnesota leaders promise school safety funds
Capitol Chatter: End-of-session questions go unanswered
Regina Auxiliary 'Thrifty Treasures Sale' to be held May 23
UPDATE: Prescott man accused of raping woman at knifepoint, stabbing her
Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
crime and courts
Boys' Tennis: Raiders advance to section semifinals with sweep of Woodbury
Girls Lacrosse: Raiders win first game of the season in home opener
Boys' Tennis: Hastings is Metro East Conference champions
Timberwolves select Hastings as possible finalist to win new outdoor basketball courts
Swimming and Diving: Rupp and Williams named academic All-Americans
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
SALE OF CONTENTS OF STORAGE LOCKER 5/28/18
CITY OF HASTINGS: 5/7/18 Mobile Food Units
SUMMONS: Wesley R. Lines Jr. v Bay B. Brown; 85-FA-18-654
CITY OF HASTINGS: 5/7/18 Hearing re: Sidewalk Cafes
PROBATE OF WILL: Erwin Lester Zinnel
It's quaint, quirky and opening in downtown Hastings
Wise Family Funeral to expand parking lot; add crematory
Merchants Bank in the Twin Cities Helps Organization to Another Record Year; Advisory Board Reappointed
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Names Todd Seidl
New look at Dakota Pines to launch this season
Place a Business Announcement
Dorothy S. Seifert
Norma J. Kirchner
Eugene W. "Gene" Fuchs
Shirley Ann Meier
Helen M. (nee Stoudt) Crawford
Editorial: Make a difference, make a statement -- run for office
Editorial: Invest in Dakota County Tech and beyond
A Bea in the Garden column: Plenty of ways to make up for late spring
Arbor Day reminder on our ash trees
A Bea in the Garden column: Finding the right flowers for Mom
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November 19, 2017
New Thanksgiving weekend 5K race in Cottage Grove ruffles feathers in local Hale to the Bird event
The organizers of a local 5K are not thankful another race has been scheduled in Cottage Grove two days after their Turkey Day event. Since 2010,...
November 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
They came home here as children
Diana Machado came to Red Wing when she was 7 years old. She doesn't remember much about her childhood in El Salvador, except for the violence...
November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
November 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
3 Florida men convicted of credit card skimming in Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS — Three Florida men have pleaded guilty to charges stemming from...
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am
November 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Deer harvest up 10 percent; Suspect charged in Mall of America knife attack
ST. PAUL—Minnesota firearms hunters registered 145,054 deer through the second weekend of deer season as more corn was out of the fields, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Preliminary results through the second weekend show that the number of deer registered...
November 15, 2017 - 10:00am
November 14, 2017
Minn. roundup: Mall of America says stabbing incident 'isolated'; more state news stories
Mall of America says stabbing incident 'isolated' BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - The stabbing at Macy's in the Mall of America on Sunday night was an isolated...
November 14, 2017 - 9:06am
November 13, 2017
Wis. plow driver spots house on fire, helps owner get to safety
River Falls and other firefighters and emergency responders were sent to the scene of a structure fire near N7521 Highway 65, in the town of...
November 13, 2017 - 2:44pm
November 1, 2017
Car dealers, owners see vehicle title registrations pile up
Vehicle title registration remains one of the biggest sticking points in the new Minnesota Licensing and Registration System launched in July....
November 1, 2017 - 8:30am
October 25, 2017
Minn. roundup: Minnesotans asked to drop off unneeded drugs during Saturday event; more state headlines
ST. PAUL — About 100 Minnesota law enforcement agencies will accept unneeded prescription drugs Saturday, Oct. 28. "There were more opioid-related...
October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 23, 2017
Clothing found on Prescott bridge triggers water, air search
Water patrol and dive units were summoned to search beneath the U.S. Highway 10 bridge connecting Prescott to Point Douglas, Minn., when a jacket...
October 23, 2017 - 7:18am
October 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Nikko, North America's oldest snow monkey, dies at Minnesota Zoo; Minneapolis music venue Triple Rock closing
APPLE VALLEY, Minn.—The oldest snow monkey in North America died Sunday at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley. Nikko, a Japanese macaque (commonly referred to as snow monkeys), celebrated his 34th birthday in September, according to a news release issued Monday by zoo officials....
October 17, 2017 - 10:28am
October 16, 2017
Hastings Veterans Home bus travels in style
An iconic symbol of Hastings will be traveling to and from the Veterans Home in Hastings with the facility's addition of a 12-passenger bus....
October 16, 2017 - 8:45am
October 13, 2017
Cold weather rule takes effect Oct. 15
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Cold Weather Rule takes effect Sunday, Oct. 15, and Xcel Energy wants to ensure that residential customers who need assistance paying their energy bills this winter can get help they need. Under the rule, income-eligible customers are protected from...
October 13, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 12, 2017
Missing Hastings woman found in River Falls unharmed
A vulnerable adult missing from Hastings since Oct. 4 was found in River Falls Monday night. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Amanda...
October 12, 2017 - 8:53am
October 6, 2017
Vulnerable Hastings woman, 22, reported missing
Police are asking for the public's help to find a vulnerable Hastings woman who has not been seen for two days. The state Bureau of Criminal...
October 6, 2017 - 2:14pm
October 3, 2017
Minn. roundup: Sex offender case rejected; Minnesota River 'strains under pressure'
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a Minnesota case challenging a state law that allows sex offenders to remain locked up...
October 3, 2017 - 9:01am