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Preparing for kindergarten: Committee helps child care providers get kids ready
Be proactive against Grinch-like porch pirates
Minnesota economy chugs on, but slowdown on the horizon
Hastings City Council briefs: Highway 316 project receives support
Attention commuters: Overnight lane closures coming on I-494/694 near Woodbury
crime and courts
Girls' Hockey: Hastings goes 1-1-1 over the last week
Hastings wrestling wins Park Invitational, Tartan Quad
Basketball: Boys beat rival Park, girls still in search of first win
Boys' Hockey: Raiders ride offensive tidal wave to three-straight wins
Host Hastings goes 2-1 at Raider Duals
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: Ordinance No. 2018-01 12/05/18
ISD 917: 12/04/18 School Board Meeting Minutes
Ravenna Twp. Filings Open
Nininger Township filings open
PROBATE OF WILL- Beverly M Schoolmeesters 19HA-PR-18-924
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
Dog House opens full-service pet care business in Farmington
Alzheimer’s added to medical marijuana treatment list in Minnesota
A place to stitch and relax: New yarn shop opens in downtown Hastings
Furthers Rosie Kozlowski Named 2018 ICMI Customer Hero of the Year
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James A. "Jim" Holmstrom
Marion T. "Dolly" Crane (nee Iverson)
James H. "Jim" Gores
E. JoAnn McNamara
Helen C. Hiniker
Nash George Allan Perry
Libby Jean Moin
50th Wedding Anniversary
Viewpoint: Latest budget surplus brings good news to Capitol
Viewpoint: Who all is responsible for misused funds?
Letter: Reauthorize funding for conservation initiatives
Letter: School district was bamboozled
Column: Develop a more effective flu vaccine
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November 9, 2018
Election 2018: At-large council seats go to Braucks, Vaughan
A mere 130 votes separate two candidates for Hastings City Council — fewer than the 195 write-in votes cast. In unofficial results with all...
November 9, 2018 - 11:56am
November 7, 2018
Karwoski and Johnson elected to Washington County Board
Stan Karwoski and Wayne Johnson have won the two Washington County district commissioner races.
November 7, 2018 - 5:39pm
Jurgens beats Folch to retain house seat
Republican incumbent Tony Jurgens beat DFL challenger Tina Folch in the state house race to represent District 54B. Jurgens, an insurance agent...
November 7, 2018 - 9:10am
Election 2018: Fasbender named new Hastings mayor
The final numbers are in. The people of Hastings have chosen Mary Fasbender as their new mayor. In the race for mayor, Fasbender beat out opponent...
November 7, 2018 - 7:44am
Angie Craig ousts Rep. Jason Lewis in 2nd Congressional District
Mirroring a nationwide trend of U.S. House seats flipping from Republicans to Democrats, Angie Craig ousted Rep. Jason Lewis in Minnesota’s...
November 7, 2018 - 12:46am
Ellison declares victory in attorney general’s race
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Republicans had high hopes this would be the year they would break the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party’s grip on the state’s constitutional offices. An open race for attorney general seemed like their best bet. But Democratic candidate Congressman Keith Ellison...
November 7, 2018 - 12:33am
Simon wins reelection in Minnesota Secretary of State race
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon is on track to win a second term in office. So far, the 48-year-old, DFL-endorsed incumbent...
November 7, 2018 - 12:25am
DFL takes back control of House; GOP holds Senate with special election victory
ST. PAUL — DFLers won control of the Minnesota House of Representatives as election results rolled in Tuesday night, Nov. 6. Republican House...
November 7, 2018 - 12:24am
Walz wins governor race with 'One Minnesota'
PAUL — Geography Teacher. National guardsman. Congressman. Now governor of Minnesota -- that’s Tim Walz.The six-term Democratic congressman...
November 7, 2018 - 12:05am
November 6, 2018
Klobuchar wins re-election bid for Minnesota
Amy Klobuchar, Minnesota’s senior U.S. senator, won her re-election bid Tuesday night. She was already ahead of Republican challenger Jim Newberger...
November 6, 2018 - 11:53pm
Smith bests Housley in special U.S. Senate race in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — U.S. Sen. Tina Smith took an early lead over Republican challenger Karin Housley in early returns in Minnesota’s special U.S....
November 6, 2018 - 11:44pm
November 5, 2018
Minnesota sees record amount of ad spending from outside organizations
A record amount of outside spending has flowed into U.S. House races in Minnesota, including the 2nd Congressional District.
November 5, 2018 - 6:37pm
Secretary of State candidates Howe, Simon talk election security
Touting a greater need for fair, honest, open and secure elections, John Howe of Red Wing hopes to unseat Steve Simon, the man currently charged...
November 5, 2018 - 10:11am
November 4, 2018
Here's your 2018 midterm election guide
Voters will find statewide, regional and local candidates on ballots Tuesday Nov. 6 for the midterm election. Here are some resources to help...
November 4, 2018 - 7:00am
November 1, 2018
Forum recap: Hastings mayor and City Council
The Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce and Hastings Community TV hosted a candidate forum Oct. 25 that invited candidates for Minnesota state...
November 1, 2018 - 6:00am