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Dakota County Technical College to host spring open house April 4
VIDEO: Hundreds of volunteers fill sandbags as flood preparations continue on Prairie Island
City welcomes new employees, swears in new officers
Flood safety tips released by Pierce County Emergency Management
Notice: Phones down March 20, 2019 for upgrades
crime and courts
Hastings Tennis Association awarded $10,000 grant
Lynch's contract not renewed as Raiders girls' basketball coach
Where Are They Now?
Local gymnasts prepare for state
Opinion: Could summer sports be the answer?
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
DAKOTA COUNTY: Public Accuracy Test 03/29/19
ISD 917: 03/05/19 School Board Meeting Minutes
Probate Notice: John L. Davidson 19HA-PR-19-144
Probate Notice: Mark A. Kaufmann 19HA-Pr-19-125
Dakota County Ad for Bids: Pine Bend Historical Marker Restoration
Next Event Rentals moves to downtown Hastings
Here's how Xcel Energy is preparing for spring flooding, and how customers can prepare too
Hastings Creamery 'co-ops' with Plainview Milk Products
Spiral Brewery cans first batch of brews
VIDEO: Twin brothers open RC racing store in Woodbury
Place a Business Announcement
Samantha E Sammons
Karen Janice Santelman
Jeffrey D. Harrington
Willa Lee (Womack) Schickling
Teresa Kruger Hoopman
Everett Edward McCarthy
Leo & Arolyne Hackett celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary
Letter: Seeking equality for all
Letter: What are they afraid of?
Editorial: Spring brings hope with flooding concerns
Viewpoint: Being prepared at the Legislature for inevitable disaster relief
Letter: Protect the Earth, cut back on plastic
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December 26, 2018
River Falls woman injured in Pierce County crash
A River Falls woman was airlifted from a crash scene this week after the pickup truck she was driving struck a guardrail and landed in a Pierce...
December 26, 2018 - 3:22pm
July 16, 2018
Update: Three die in Welch Township crash; Second tragedy hits Christiansen/Johnson family
A two-vehicle accident Friday in Welch Township resulted in the death of three people, including the children of Marya Christiansen, who died...
July 16, 2018 - 5:45pm
June 18, 2018
Fatal crash in Vermillion Township kills 2, injures 5
Two are dead and five others injured after a car crash over Father's Day weekend in Vermillion Township. Around 8:40 p.m. Saturday, June 16,...
June 18, 2018 - 3:58pm
Red Wing woman, teen injured after collision with deer
Two Red Wing residents were injured Wednesday after the vehicle they were in struck a deer in Hager City. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office...
October 18, 2017 - 9:38am
October 9, 2017
Minn. woman remains in serious condition after motorcycle strikes Great Dane
A loose Great Dane running on a Pierce County road led to a weekend motorcycle crash that hospitalized two Minnesota residents. The Pierce County...
October 9, 2017 - 1:23pm
September 7, 2017
Motorcyclist killed in head-on crash in Rosemount
A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday, Sept. 6, in a head-on crash on Highway 55 in Rosemount. Clive Christian Jorgensen, 57, of Eagan, was killed...
September 7, 2017 - 7:32pm
August 14, 2017
Hastings woman injured in chain-reaction crash
A chain-reaction crash Friday in Pierce County sent a Hastings woman to the hospital. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said the injured woman,...
August 14, 2017 - 1:35pm
Kayaker still missing in St. Croix River
TAYLORS FALLS, Minn. -- Minnesota and Wisconsin continue to search for a St. Croix River kayaker reported missing earlier this week.The public...
July 14, 2017 - 3:11pm
June 6, 2017
Hudson drowning victim, 19, was St. Paul resident
Authorities pulled one of two people from the St. Croix River Tuesday afternoon after they went underwater. Crews from St. Croix and Washington...
June 6, 2017 - 6:38pm
April 25, 2017
Beldenville man in 'fair' condition after Hager City-area crash
A motorist was airlifted Monday after a two-vehicle crash near the Mississippi River’s back channel in rural Hager City. Scanner transmissions...
April 25, 2017 - 1:20pm
April 7, 2017
UPDATE: Minivan driver in bus crash in critical condition Monday
A western Wisconsin woman was critically injured Friday morning after her minivan crashed into an Ellsworth School District bus near Bay City....
April 7, 2017 - 2:02pm
April 6, 2017
Driver strikes St. Paul parrot sanctuary
ST. PAUL—A man drove into a St. Paul building that houses a parrot sanctuary, filling the interior with natural gas, damaging a wall and leaving parrots' cages smashed, according to police and the organization. No people or birds were injured in the Tuesday morning crash, although...
April 6, 2017 - 11:00am
December 12, 2016
2016 story: Driver injured in truck-semi crash in Cottage Grove
A driver was transported by ambulance after his pickup truck collided with a semitrailer at a busy U.S. 61 intersection Monday in Cottage Gr...
December 12, 2016 - 10:03am
Runaway horse-drawn wagon ride in central Minn. injures driver, passengers
WILLMAR, Minn. — A festive Christmas light celebration Saturday, Dec. 10, near Willmar had a tragic end when several passengers and the driver of horse-drawn wagon were injured after the horses got spooked and ran for about a mile before crashing in a yard. The passengers had...
December 12, 2016 - 9:13am
June 9, 2015
Hastings woman hit by car while walking along Highway 61
An 80-year-old Hastings woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a vehicle on Highway 61. Gloria Anderson was walking south and crossing Third Street in the crosswalk at the time of the incident, according to the Minnesota State Patrol report. John Chernisky, 25, of Hastings,...
June 9, 2015 - 10:39am