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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
Flood preparation actions: City Council briefs
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Where Are They Now?
Local gymnasts prepare for state
Opinion: Could summer sports be the answer?
Hastings boys' basketball named Class AAAA academic champs
Where Are They Now?
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: 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
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
Hastings Dunn Brothers hit in data breach
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Gary A. Passauer
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Leo & Arolyne Hackett celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary
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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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March 19, 2019
Writers' Festival celebrates literary arts
ROSEMOUNT — Minnesota author David Housewright contends writers should not be concerned with capturing a certain kind of audience. When...
March 19, 2019 - 11:00am
March 11, 2019
Glowing cityscape lights: Artist’s paintings showcased at Steeple Center
ROSEMOUNT — Ten years ago, Greta Sandquist decided to become serious about painting. For 15 years she had chosen a stable career path working...
March 11, 2019 - 6:00am
March 8, 2019
'Sold Out' in Hastings: Independent movie filmed scenes at local farmhouse
"Sold Out," an independent movie filmed in Minnesota, follows a talent scout and "a down-on-his-luck construction worker" that she discovers...
March 8, 2019 - 12:00pm
Born to improvise: Rosemount city administrator entertains alongside improv troupe
Rosemount City Administrator Logan Martin can tap into his funny bone with his talent for making audiences laugh via the ComedySportz improv...
March 8, 2019 - 6:00am
February 19, 2019
Front Porch Players bring 'On Golden Pond' to stage
The Front Porch Players cast are ready to entertain audiences with six shows of "On Golden Pond." Playwright Ernest Thompson wrote "On Golden...
February 19, 2019 - 5:00am
February 16, 2019
Red Wing city-wide Big Turn Music Fest mere days away
The countdown to the Big Turn Music Fest is in the single digits, the venues have been announced, the lineup released and "BTMF Logbooks" can...
February 16, 2019 - 6:00pm
February 7, 2019
Bringing timeless music to life: Layne Yost band performs John Denver songs in tribute concert
ROSEMOUNT — Relive the music of John Denver during a tribute concert in Rosemount. "The Layne Yost Pays Tribute to John Denver" concert...
February 7, 2019 - 8:00am
Hastings resident's adaptation of 'The Scarlet Letter' comes to stage
When the opportunity to write her own stage adaptation of "The Scarlet Letter" came up while working with a theater company in the 1990s, Hastings...
February 7, 2019 - 5:00am
February 6, 2019
Grinning at Grimm: Hastings High School performs comedic play about Brothers Grimm tales
The polar vortex, which most people are probably already tired of hearing and talking about, postponed a lot at the end of January, including...
February 6, 2019 - 9:48am
February 4, 2019
Playing professionally: A look at local improv and how to get good at it
Joren Skov, a member of Black Dirt Improv, said improv is "like writing. The idea is you can write something 20 times and just be like, 'this...
February 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
January 8, 2019
'Caliville' musical style coming to Treasure Island
Brett Young will bring his West Coast-meets-Southern sound dubbed "Caliville" style to Treasure Island Resort & Casino on Jan. 18. Delivering...
January 8, 2019 - 5:00am
January 7, 2019
Creating sparks, one book at a time: Red Wing teacher talks about nonprofit publishing organization
Molly Sutton Kiefer sat in Caribou, sipping a chai latte and embroidering. As she untangled knots in her light blue thread, she explained why...
January 7, 2019 - 7:49am
January 6, 2019
Bluegrass band to perform at Steeple Center in Rosemount
The bluegrass band Switched at Birth will bring life to the new year with a 7 p.m. concert Friday, Jan. 11, inside the Steeple Center in Rosemount....
January 6, 2019 - 5:00pm
December 27, 2018
Railway Gallery to opens to public
Beginning Saturday, Jan. 5, Artspace Hastings River Lofts will be opening its gallery to the public from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturdays. The gallery, located at 121 Tyler St., may be accessed from behind the building. Residents will staff the gallery to answer questions and process sales....
December 27, 2018 - 6:00am
December 26, 2018
Sleepless in Lakeville: Local, national and international cast and crew filming movie in Minnesota
The internet is filled with urban legends, myths and horror stories that may be, but probably are not, real. One popular horror story is called...
December 26, 2018 - 8:00am