Gopher Legend Bob McNamara Laid To Rest
The legendary halfback and fundraiser died Sunday. He was considered one of the best football players to come through the University of Minnesota.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Hastings moves forward with riverfront improvements
The city council this week approved a master plan for "Beginning a Riverfront Renaissance," intended to improve the functionality and look of the historic downtown area and adjacent Levee Park.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Hastings' Pioneer Village open this weekend
His latest additions include an 1881 building that was the office for Red Wing Stoneware Co., as well as Louis Franzmeier's produce stand that sat at 14th and Vermillion streets in Hastings for nearly 75 years.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Intek investing $1 million to expand capacity
Custom profile extruder Intek Plastics Inc. has invested more than $1 million to expand its production capacity by 17 percent.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
American Red Cross Reports Fewer Donations this Summer
The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage. Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately eight percent over the last 11 weeks, resulting in about 80,000 fewer donations than expected.
Nininger open house to feature plans for regional trail
Construction will begin this fall on a new 4.3-mile section of the Mississippi River Regional Trail through Spring Lake Park Reserve.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Large Mayfly Hatch Possible Cause Of Pierce Co. Car Crash
"It's not surprising. They're just such large numbers that you can see their bodies on radar," entomologist Petra Kranzfelder, said.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Man charged in death of Iowa woman whose body was found in Dakota County
An Illinois man was charged Friday in the death of his ex-girlfriend who was missing for three months and whose body was found near Hastings in April.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Invasive carp found in Mississippi River north of Hastings dam
Bighead and silver carp have been discovered in a portion of the Mississippi River above the Hastings dam, the farthest north they have been discovered in the river or its surrounding lakes.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Man, 40, drowns at beach near Hastings
The 40-year-old man was in a designated swimming area in the St. Croix River with his family when he went under water about 5:05 p.m., according to Washington County Chief Deputy Dan Starry.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Four finalists named for open bench spot in Dakota County
Four finalists have been named to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota's 1st Judicial District.
In Hastings man's front-yard shooting death, $5,000 reward
The family of a man fatally shot in his front yard in Hastings is boosting the reward for information on his killing.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
$1,000 reward offered in Hastings fatal shooting
The home in the 1200 block of Eddy Street in Hastings, where a man was found dead of an apparent gunshot wound Sunday night.