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Farmington wrestlers tune-up for Minnesota Christmas Tournament
Farmington girls' basketball dominates to start season
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November 8, 2017
Ravenna Township incident ends in arrest, felony charge
A Hastings man faces a felony charge of terroristic threats following a SWAT response in Ravenna Township. Dakota County sheriff deputies took...
November 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
October 12, 2017
Students clear out invasives; replace with native plants
Hastings High School students in Joe Beattie's field biology class spent the morning Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Vermillion River Linear Park putting...
October 12, 2017 - 10:13am
Missing Hastings woman found in River Falls unharmed
A vulnerable adult missing from Hastings since Oct. 4 was found in River Falls Monday night. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Amanda...
October 12, 2017 - 8:53am
October 6, 2017
Vulnerable Hastings woman, 22, reported missing
Police are asking for the public's help to find a vulnerable Hastings woman who has not been seen for two days. The state Bureau of Criminal...
October 6, 2017 - 2:14pm
September 19, 2017
Cochran to close homeless shelter in Hastings
After two years of uncertainty, a homeless shelter for single men in Dakota County will close Dec. 1. Cochran Recovery Services in Hastings announced it will discontinue its residential housing program, citing losses of up to $80,000 per year. The move will affect 32 residents. "They'll...
September 19, 2017 - 8:00am
August 30, 2017
Bench mark: Pengelly memorialized at the State Fair
The enthusiasms of the late Scott Pengelly were nearly as numerous as his friends. Pengelly, who died Dec. 29, received a sitting ovation Aug....
August 30, 2017 - 1:38pm
August 26, 2017
Through players' eyes: AAU basketball - confronting its reputation
AAU basketball has exploded in popularity and with the positives come the negatives. Its reputation is far from sterling and has just as many...
August 26, 2017 - 9:00am
August 25, 2017
Police seeking two men following string of hotel robberies
A rash of armed hotel robberies across the region has authorities asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects. Police have noted...
August 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 21, 2017
Hastings farmers: Grants, regulation shifts crucial to success
A Hastings farmer known for trailblazing Minnesota's industrial hemp industry is urging lawmakers to lift some limitations on how his crop can...
August 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 18, 2017
Through players' eyes: AAU basketball - the experience
Playing AAU basketball is a unique experience, different from anything else in youth sports. The travel, competition, facilities and culture...
August 18, 2017 - 8:00am
August 10, 2017
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
Not everyone stopped for a crime at the nation's largest retailer enters the criminal justice system. First-time nonviolent shoplifters at Walmart...
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
Buddhist temple to inaugurate reflection pond
The Watt Munisotaram, a Buddhist temple located in Hampton, will celebrate the inauguration of the Mucalinda Pond Aug. 11-13. The community is...
August 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 2, 2017
PHOTOS: Visitors enjoy pieces of yesteryear at Antique Power Show
HASTINGS — The 27th annual Antique Power Show at the Little Log House Pioneer Village was held July 28-30. More than 50 restored buildings,...
August 2, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 20, 2017
New trail segment in Hastings completes 10-mile scenic circuit
The new Greenway Trail segment of the Vermillion River Regional Greenway trail project is open for use. The new section in the city of Hastings...
July 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Wade Jacobson wins MNHSRA boys' all-around and cutting championship
Wade Jacobson of Farmington is closing out his high school rodeo career in style. This past June, Jacobson won the all-around championship at...
July 20, 2017 - 9:13am