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Family of 5 escapes Hastings house fire
Motorists, riders urged to use caution along Scenic River Routes for this weekend's Flood Run
Fireman weds, then dashes off to help douse house fire
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Girls Soccer: New Life Academy falls to Heritage Christian
Girls Soccer: New Life earns close victory, East Ridge ties Eagan
Volleyball: New Life Academy sweeps St. Croix Prep
Boys Soccer: New Life Academy falls to Maranatha Academy
Football: East Ridge improves to 2-1, Park and New Life fall
2017 story: St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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June 7, 2018
Lucky ducks: Hastings officers pull ducklings from storm drain
Just as one by one 10 ducklings fell into the storm sewer May 30, so did two Hastings Police officers Mike Schmitz and Matthew Schlafer pull...
June 7, 2018 - 4:49pm
June 4, 2018
Jurgens seeks re-election for House 54B
State Rep. Tony Jurgens filed for re-election June 4 for the Minnesota House District 54B seat. He was first elected to the House in 2016. "It has been such an honor to learn about the priorities of our area residents and fight for them in the Minnesota House," the Republican from...
June 4, 2018 - 4:19pm
Spaghetti dinner to benefit local woman's cancer fight
A spaghetti dinner/bike rally/silent auction/raffle/bake sale will take place from 1-6 p.m. on Sunday, June 10 at the VFW Red Barn in Cottage Grove, 9260 East Point Douglas Road. The benefit dinner will be held for Denyse Kruger, who is currently battling bone cancer. To learn more...
June 4, 2018 - 4:03pm
February 22, 2018
Barn destroyed in Denmark Township fire
Hastings Fire Department responded to a building fire call in the 13400 block of 90th Street Feb. 19 around 2:50 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters...
February 22, 2018 - 2:29pm
February 20, 2018
WATCH: Bigham gets sworn in
Senator-elect Karla Bigham of Cottage Grove was sworn in 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven...
February 20, 2018 - 10:41am
February 2, 2018
Driver pleads guilty in hit-and-run death of 10-year-old near Lake Mille Lacs
AITKIN, Minn. — A Hastings, Minn., man has pleaded guilty to a felony charge in a case involving a 2016 hit-and-run that caused the death...
February 2, 2018 - 9:48am
January 28, 2018
Hastings helps make up Super Bowl's Crew 52
Mindy Leadholm, formerly of Hastings, has been a Vikings fan her whole life. Not even crossing the river into Packer territory could change that....
January 28, 2018 - 10:00am
January 25, 2018
Candidates to face off in Republican primary Jan. 29
Denny McNamara and James E. Brunsgaard III will face off in a primary Jan. 29 to secure the Republican spot on a Senate District 54 special election...
January 25, 2018 - 1:56pm
January 21, 2018
Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
Ellsworth Community School District has announced school will be closed Monday, Jan. 22 due to a predicted a snowstorm. The Ellsworth Elementary Open House, scheduled for Monday night, Jan. 22 has been postponed. A new date will be announced. Other area schools who have cancelled...
January 21, 2018 - 8:08pm
January 18, 2018
Hastings native seeks to unseat Smith
A second Republican is running for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by DFLer Tina Smith. Bob Anderson, a dental technician from Hastings,...
January 18, 2018 - 9:53am
January 1, 2018
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
HASTINGS, Minn.—The last remaining industrial building in downtown Hastings could soon be turned into a riverside hotel and banquet facility. A 67-room hotel, 22 apartments, restaurant and retail space are planned for the former H.D. Hudson Manufacturing Co. building. The estimated...
January 1, 2018 - 11:13pm
December 15, 2017
Hastings fire chief has fallen under past scrutiny
Hastings city officials have questioned its fire chief's leadership for several years. Before Fire Chief Mike Schutt returned to his job this...
December 15, 2017 - 9:47am
December 1, 2017
Researchers uncover identities, connect with families of Rose Hill remains
Jeremy Jackson had little to work with when he was asked to identify remains from a long-abandoned cemetery near Hastings. An avid genealogical...
December 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 29, 2017
Hastings council member Tina Folch to run for MN House seat
Hastings City Council member Tina Folch is running for a Minnesota House seat. Folch will run as a DFLer in House District 54B next year. She's...
November 29, 2017 - 10:12am
November 22, 2017
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Sandra and Jim Herkenratt looked forward to having neighbors. For 38 years, the couple's home in Nininger township faced only an expansive farm...
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm