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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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February 21, 2019
Next steps: City to talk ADA Transition Plan at open house
The City of Hastings will hold an open house at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27 at City Hall to unveil its Americans with Disabilities Act Transition...
February 21, 2019 - 7:00am
February 13, 2019
Editorial: Don't be so quick to plow ahead
The streets are a mess! Vehicles are slipping, sliding and skidding. When you come up to a four-way stop, the odds are that either you or the...
February 13, 2019 - 11:00am
December 23, 2018
Minnesota’s roads and how we pay for them: A primer.
ST. PAUL — Here’s what you need to know about Minnesota’s roads and bridges as the Legislature prepares to start another debate on how...
December 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
December 18, 2018
Traveling for the holidays? You’re not alone
A record number of Americans are expected to hit the road, take to the sky or catch a train this holiday season, according to AAA and analytics...
December 18, 2018 - 8:55am
August 8, 2018
How to get involved: Open house for Hwy. 316 project is Aug. 21 in Hastings
HASTINGS — All are invited to a public open house 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21 to hear an update for the Highway 316 Improvement Project. The...
August 8, 2018 - 12:24pm
June 28, 2018
Editorial: Time to put a brake on traffic deaths
Three crashes on Wisconsin roads killed five people over the 2018 Memorial Day weekend. Not to be outdone, Minnesota had six deaths in six separate...
June 28, 2018 - 4:00am
May 21, 2018
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
May 21, 2018 - 4:33pm
February 9, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
ST. PAUL—Rebecca Otto won the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party's straw poll for governor in the 8th Congressional District. Three days later,...
February 9, 2018 - 12:39pm
January 8, 2018
Winter roads on both sides of the river
Sharing a border, roads and thousands of residents passing in between, Wisconsin and Minnesota often experience similar weather in the winter,...
January 8, 2018 - 10:52am
July 1, 2009
To the editor: City knows how to run efficient bus system
To the editor, This is in regards to the developing story of cuts in our TRAC bus program. A recent Hastings City Council meeting had a Met Council spokeswoman appearing as guest speaker and the meeting broke down into what appears to this reader as a grief support group; you know,...
July 1, 2009 - 12:17pm
June 25, 2009
Oberstar transportation bill moves ahead
ST. PAUL - U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar refuses to give in to a popular president's pressure to delay a new federal transportation funding plan. "We intend to move this bill forward, this administration not withstanding," a determined Oberstar said Wednesday as congressional committee...
June 25, 2009 - 7:21am
April 29, 2009
Mini-trucks OK, rest area drinking not
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota would allow mini-trucks to travel on some county roads, but prohibit drinking in state rest areas under a catch-all transportation...
April 29, 2009 - 7:40am
Minnesota Legislature gets ugly, loud
ST. PAUL - If Tuesday paints a picture of how the 2009 legislative session will end, it won't be pretty. An exchange between legislative leaders...
April 29, 2009 - 7:16am
January 9, 2009
Senators sweet on Sorel
ST. PAUL - Perhaps the "Wedding March" would have been appropriate background music as a Minnesota Senate committee gave its blessing to the...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Despite gasoline tax hike, transportation needs money
A major infusion of $6.4 billion into Minnesota's transportation system amounts to only a third of what's actually needed, say transportation...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am