Monday May 13
Spring Lake Park Reserve trail route to be set Tuesday
Gunter Drews and his wife plan to turn their Spring Lake Park Reserve property -- a small marina on 9.8 acres inherited from Drews' father-in-law -- into a quiet cabin getaway.
Monday May 13
Hastings police seek help IDing individual who sprayed graffiti on church
Hastings police are asking the public's help in identifying who is behind spray-painting what is believed to be satanic graffiti on the exterior of St.
Fri May 10, 2013
CVS Pharmacy wants to open store in Hastings
A concept plan discussed at the city's planning committee last month shows the pharmacy building and a parking lot occupying an entire city block along the east side of Vermillion Street, between 14th and 15th streets.
Sat May 04, 2013
Dakota County Property Tax Payments Due May 15
Editor's Note: The following is a press release from Dakota County. Property taxes on Dakota County real estate for the first half are due Wednesday, May 15.
Thu May 02, 2013
Hastings day-care provider's licensed revoked after infant's death
Jeremy Olson writes about children and families, and is an overscheduled father of two.
Minnesota Public Radio
Major storm sideswipes E Metro; 6' to 14'; Tree damage & power outages reported
Drive half an hour around the Twin Cities early this morning and you will be forgiven if you feel like you entered another time zone.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
MN House to vote on minimum wage increase
The minimum wage in Minnesota stands at $6.15 an hour and has not been raised in nearly a decade.
Police: At Least 12 Victims Caught Up in Check Forgery Operation
Discoveries made during a routine shoplifting call in Eagan led to the arrest of two Dakota County men accused of running a serial check forging operation out of a hotel room.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
A Tale of Two Bridges: New Hastings bridge to welcome traffic in June
The main span of the new Hastings bridge was floated into place in September 2012.
Washington County Fair Announces 2013 Dates, Seeks Exhibitors
The 2013 Washington County Fair is set for July 31 through Aug. 4. Planners on Friday issued a release seeking "interested business owners to exhibit" at the event, which expects to draw more than 53,000 people over the five days.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Police Call in SWAT Team to Apprehend Apple Valley Felon
A report of an Apple Valley felon armed with a handgun and under the influence of methamphetamine prompted a SWAT team response in Hastings on April 16.
360 Communities Holding Candelight Walk to Battle Sexual Assault
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and an Eagan domestic violence shelter is holding a candlelight walk on Wednesday in an effort to involve the wider community in the fight against sexual abuse.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
Anniversary: Richard Woods & Ann Woods
They have three children: Steven and Mandy Woods of Hastings, Minnesota, Gregory and Shelly Woods of Springfield, Missouri, Robyn and James Aydelott of Bixby, Oklahoma.