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Next steps: City to talk ADA Transition Plan at open house
Photos: St. John the Baptist School celebrates Catholic Schools Week
Rep. Tony Jurgens drafts bill for Hastings City Hall renovation
Neighborhood Infrastructure Improvement Project: Hastings City Council briefs
Area school closings for Feb. 20, 2019
crime and courts
Hastings boys' hockey earns No. 1 seed heading into section playoffs
Raider gymnasts compete at Section 1AA meet in Farmington
Three Hastings athletes sign Letters of Intent
Raider alpine skiers go north to compete in state tournament
Hastings' Caflisch, Urban compete at state nordic skiing meet
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: Board of Canvass and Annual Meeting 03/12/19
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: Board of Audit Meeting 03/04/19
ISD 917: 02/12/19 School Board Meeting Minutes
PUBLIC STORAGE SALE: 03/12/19, Stephen's Self-Storage, Hastings, MN
HASTINGS SCHOOL: Ad for Bids McNamara Field and Building Improvements
VIDEO: Twin brothers open RC racing store in Woodbury
Hastings Dunn Brothers hit in data breach
Igniting innovation: Red Wing Ignite selected for nationwide initiative
Agriculture professionals, educators to speak at Dakota County Crops Day
Hastings pub hosts unique games, events for guests
Place a Business Announcement
Douglas T. Imgrund
Allen Richard Opse II
Beverly M. Cunningham
Terri L. Stephenson
James W. "Jim" Cran
Everett Edward McCarthy
Leo & Arolyne Hackett celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary
Editorial: Constitutional crisis is true national emergency
Column: Loving yourself in the month of the heart
Viewpoint: Big challenges ahead
Editorial: Don't be so quick to plow ahead
Letter: An act of kindness
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February 20, 2019
101 Things To Do: Goodhue County History Center
Editor's note: This is the latest stop in our new series, 101 Things To Do. Each week through December 2020, we will select one place or activity...
15 hours 11 min ago
January 30, 2019
Historical society seeks input on tour review process
The Dakota County Historical Society is seeking individuals to participate in a two-hour tour review event at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3, at the LeDuc...
January 30, 2019 - 9:43am
December 14, 2018
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
Prescott's Dallas Eggers remembers relying on a handful of spots for a drink of water when he was a kid playing in the mid-'60s. There was the...
December 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 6, 2018
Hastings first black families helped shape state
In September 1857 a Minnesota Territory census named and counted inhabitants in preparation for statehood. Hastings' count was 1,983. One of them was "colored." He was Robert S. Burns, a 32-year-old, single barber from North Carolina. According to the census' occupation listings,...
February 6, 2018 - 9:43am
January 29, 2018
Downtown Hastings: A storied past
If walls could talk, there sure would be lots of stories coming from the buildings in downtown Hastings. Many of the shops and businesses are...
January 29, 2018 - 10:13am
November 22, 2017
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Sandra and Jim Herkenratt looked forward to having neighbors. For 38 years, the couple's home in Nininger township faced only an expansive farm...
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
December 11, 2016
Pioneer Room's new addition comes from Old Central
The Hastings Pioneer Room, Hastings' own local history archive, recently received a special donation of items from the Old Central High School....
December 11, 2016 - 8:00am
December 7, 2016
The attack across the globe that hit hard here at home
In October, Americans around the country began a four-year World War II 75th anniversary commemoration, running from Oct. 18, 2016 to Sept. 2,...
December 7, 2016 - 9:04am
October 5, 2016
Dozens of inventors have lived, worked in Hastings
Over the summer, this newspaper published a series of stories about “Hastings Firsts,” items or ideas that got their start right here in...
October 5, 2016 - 11:17am
September 16, 2016
Historic Preservation Conference explores Hastings history
Last week Hastings hosted the Historic Preservation Conference, an annual conference held in a different Minnesota city each year. This year,...
September 16, 2016 - 9:23am
August 14, 2016
1860s base ball exhibition held at Pioneer Park
Pioneer Park sure lived up to its name on Saturday, Aug. 6. In front of a nice crowd of people relaxing on lawn chairs in the shade, players...
August 14, 2016 - 8:00am
March 9, 2016
Deadline to enter Modern Interpretations of Historic Design IV approaches
The deadline for entry in the Modern Interpretations of Historic Design IV –Designs from the Hastings Needle work Company Arts Challenge is quickly approaching – April 30. This arts challenge is open to all artists locally, statewide, nationwide, and internationally. To register...
March 9, 2016 - 11:08am
December 30, 2013
Remember the 'Peanut Line?'
They called it “the friendliest train ride in the world.” As far back as 1882, the Hastings and Stillwater Railroad, affectionately nicknamed...
December 30, 2013 - 8:38am
November 10, 2011
Ramsey Mill ruins still stand next to Vermillion River
In 1855, Elbert H. Halstead located a claim on land at the lower falls of the Vermillion River. Eventually, Gov. Alexander Ramsey and Dr. Thomas...
November 10, 2011 - 10:26am
Spiral Bridge was once a landmark in Hastings
Toward the end of the 19th century, the small but growing river town of Hastings faced a dilemma. One of the oldest cities in the state, Hastings...
November 10, 2011 - 10:24am