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November 8, 2017
Moose Lake man arrested in high speed pursuit from Woodbury to Hastings
State troopers suspect a Moose Lake man was under the influence of controlled substances when he led law enforcement on a high-speed pursuit...
November 8, 2017 - 9:00pm
November 7, 2017
Target store in Hastings to close
One of Hastings’ largest retailers is closing. The Target store on General Sieben Drive will close in February 2018, store team lead Sari Raway...
November 7, 2017 - 9:23am
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
Public safety weekend becomes tradition at Afton Apple
Though Afton Apple Orchard's 2017 theme is "Celebrating 60 Years of the 'Cat in the Hat,'" it may as well be fundraising. Starting as a tie-in...
October 12, 2017 - 8:34am
October 8, 2017
Hastings natives' 'Lunch Ladies' to show at renowned horror festival
Fraternal twins LouAnne and Seretta's days of serving ghastly glop to ungrateful high school students are numbered when their recipe lands them...
October 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
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
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 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 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
July 26, 2017
Analysis: Police called disproportionately to Walmart stores
In the years leading up to 2014, police calls for service to retailers in Cottage Grove mainly came from two stores — Target and Kohl’s....
July 26, 2017 - 3:30pm
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
June 9, 2017
Rise of the roundabout: Design favored by engineers at more and more intersections
The alternative to traditional four-way intersections has continued to be used in existing road upgrades and new construction throughout the...
June 9, 2017 - 8:30am
May 30, 2017
Credit card stealing malware hits dozens of MN and WI Chipotle locations
Chipotle restaurants announced that a cybersecurity allowed hackers to gain access to customer credit card data at a majority of its locations,...
May 30, 2017 - 11:36am
May 1, 2017
Vietnam veteran paddles Mississippi for Gold Star families
In the middle of May, Hastings will see Jim Crigler pass down the Mississippi River on his canoe as part of his solo canoe trip paddling the...
May 1, 2017 - 9:23am