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City sees benefits in county plans for greenway
Take a sneak peek at Pleasant Hill Library ahead of tomorrow's grand opening
County hopes federal grant will spur development
Pleasant Hill Library to reopen June 25
Hastings Superintendent Tim Collins withdraws retirement
crime and courts
Hawks, Mudhens hit halfway mark of their seasons
Hastings week five trap and skeet shooting results
Spring and early summer results for Hastings Area Swim Team
Hastings week 3 and 4 trap and skeet shooting results
Hubbart finishes Raider career at state golf
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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Dakota County Transportation Public Notice: TCAP Grant Funds
Assumed Name Notice: Shari Emerson dba Curiously Elegant Designs
DAKOTA CTY:Summary of Board Proceedings Meeting 06/04/19
Probate Notice: Richard H. Summers 19HA-PR-19-454
Probate Notice: John W. Zimmerman 19HA-PR-19-388
A new way to organize: Method Organization Co. specializes in senior move management
As resorts, campgrounds continue to disappear, Minnesota tourism industry could take a hit
From Here to There: The Akins turn the family business into a passion
Summer jobs: how teens can capitalize on the tight job market
Quaint and Quirky moves to new space
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Frank Alvin Knoll Jr.
Alice Marie (Meier) Kosbab
Veronica Helen Olsen
Gregory A. Lemmons
Donald J. "Digger" Kasel
Everett Edward McCarthy
Leo & Arolyne Hackett celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary
Viewpoint: School board should ask the tough questions
Editorial: Thunder, lightning, illegal lightening of the pocket
Letter: Memorial Day services go above and beyond
Editorial: Swimming proficiency is a local 'must'
Letter: Much uncertainty, many choices
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City sees benefits in county plans for greenway
Dakota County's plans to incorporate an existing Hastings trail into its own trails would result in few dramatic changes to it, but would financially...
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April 29, 2019
Test your drinking water at free nitrate testing clinic
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture, Dakota County, and the Dakota County Soil and Water Conservation District have teamed up to offer area...
April 29, 2019 - 12:20pm
April 16, 2019
DNR confirms invasive silver carp on St. Croix River near Prescott
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the capture of a silver carp on the St. Croix River. A commercial fisherman caught...
April 16, 2019 - 8:33am
December 30, 2018
Minnesota’s most popular state parks for camping
ST. PAUL -- It may be winter but it is never too early to start planning for summer, so if you’re into camping, these were some of the state...
December 30, 2018 - 2:13pm
December 26, 2018
Top 10: Point Douglas Regional Trail bridge officially connects two states, three counties
A Washington County trail was officially completed in 2018, with the August opening of a new bridge that takes trail-goers over Highway 61 and...
December 26, 2018 - 5:00pm
December 11, 2018
Unleash inner child sledding down 'The Big Kid Hill' at Whitetail Woods near Farmington
Now that Old Man Winter has given us a white, winter wonderland, the time is perfect to unleash your inner child by sledding down "The Big Kid...
December 11, 2018 - 5:00am
July 5, 2018
Cruising the St. Croix River
Explore the St. Croix River from another perspective. From mussels to raptors and a variety of living river critters, experience the St. Croix...
July 5, 2018 - 9:41am
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
Minnesota and Wisconsin are home to the largest population of nesting eagles in the United States outside of Alaska. That is why, if you take...
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
January 30, 2018
Take a second look at that brown evergreen
Evergreen trees are usually the only thing green in our winter landscape. But when plagued by harsh weather or infestation in winter, the trees...
January 30, 2018 - 6:04pm
December 8, 2017
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
A Duluth, Minn., man I know was returning from the Twin Cities recently when he came upon a car pulled off to the side of Interstate 35. The...
December 8, 2017 - 7:32am
November 1, 2017
From identifying scat to songbirds, Minnesota call center answers questions from the field
BRAINERD, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources boosted its call center hours for curious Minnesotans spending time in...
November 1, 2017 - 2:31pm
October 12, 2017
Students clear out invasives; replace with native plants
Hastings High School students in Joe Beattie's field biology class spent the morning Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Vermillion River Linear Park putting...
October 12, 2017 - 10:13am
October 8, 2017
Challenging pheasant season expected in Minnesota, ND, SD
DULUTH, Minn. — Minnesota. Down. South Dakota. Down. North Dakota. Down. Iowa. Down. The numbers don't lie. By the numbers, hunters are...
October 8, 2017 - 8:04am
September 29, 2017
Wildside column: Flowing rivers inspire thoughts of connections
My paternal grandfather was a tall guy who grew up in upstate New York and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He coached me in fishing for trout...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
September 24, 2017
More hunters in Minnesota, Wisconsin turning to crossbows
DULUTH, Minn. — Crossbow use by deer hunters continues to grow in both Minnesota and Wisconsin, outdoor retailers say. Both states have...
September 24, 2017 - 7:12am