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Softball: Park, East Ridge win on Wednesday
Baseball: East Ridge, Park lose tough games on Wednesday
Girls Lacrosse: East Ridge falls to Park in crosstown rivalry game
Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge wins crosstown rivalry game over Park
Track and Field: East Ridge, Park, New Life, Math and Science all look to reach state this season
2017 story: St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
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New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
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February 28, 2018
News briefs: Adopt a park sign-up open; Board of Commissioners seeks placeholder
St. Paul Park will be establishing a garden club this year, after residents asked for one. Council member Bruce Zenner, who is the liaison for the parks and recreation commission, said they decided to go forward with it at the last commission meeting. Mayor Sandi Dingle said it will...
February 28, 2018 - 2:27pm
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
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
April 21, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov. Mark Dayton. Bill sponsor Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said that it would not hamper local control, as critics say. "I am all for local control...
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 3, 2013
Traffic to move onto new bridge tonight, tomorrow
The Hastings Bridge Project - three years in the making - has reached an exciting and critical milestone: late today, construction crews will reroute the southbound lane of traffic on Highway 61 onto the new Hastings Bridge. Approximately 24 hours later, crews will reroute the northbound...
June 3, 2013 - 3:26pm
May 16, 2013
Southbound Highway 61 coming into Hastings will see delays beginning May 20
Beginning May 20, Highway 61 near Hastings will be reduced to a single lane in each direction through the intersection of Highway 10/Point Douglas Drive and Highway 61. The Highway 61/Highway 10 intersection will remain open and accessible. Construction work has been pushed back...
May 16, 2013 - 3:24pm
March 29, 2013
New Hastings bridge is on schedule: One lane of traffic in each direction will be routed to the new bridge around June 1
Just two months from now, one lane of traffic in each direction will be running on the new Highway 61 bridge in Hastings. Steve Kordosky, the project manager from the Minnesota Department of Transportation, said this week that the bridge is right on schedule. He expects the shift...
March 29, 2013 - 7:00am
March 25, 2013
Vieth is new executive director at Carpenter Nature Center
The Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings has a new executive director. Jen Vieth was the unanimous choice of the three committees tasked with...
March 25, 2013 - 4:03pm
January 16, 2013
Body found near Vermillion River in Hastings
A body was found along the Vermillion River in Hastings on Tuesday afternoon. The body was found near 10th and Progress streets by an outdoorsman...
January 16, 2013 - 4:30am
November 2, 2012
Intersection of highways 61, 10 to be rebuilt in 2016
Plans are set for the Minnesota Department of Transportation to rebuild the intersection of highways 61 and 10 just north of Hastings. The work is scheduled for 2016. The construction would bring a handful of changes to the intersection. Southbound Highway 61 traffic will get two...
November 2, 2012 - 7:00am
October 18, 2012
Split Cottage Grove City Council says it opposes voter ID amendment
Calling it an unfunded mandate, the Cottage Grove City Council tackled a divisive state issue Wednesday, voting to pass a resolution opposing a proposed state constitutional amendment that would require voters to show photo identification at the polls. The measure, passed by a 4-1...
October 18, 2012 - 9:25am
September 20, 2012
Bridge project on schedule for Saturday; span will be floated downstream Saturday morning
By Tuesday, the landscape in Hastings will be significantly altered for the next 100 years. The main span for the new Highway 61 bridge here is on schedule to be floated in place, jacked up and secured by the end of the day Monday, Sept. 24. That means the current bridge will close...
September 20, 2012 - 8:37am
June 7, 2012
Cottage Grove City Council member Peterson announces re-election run
Cottage Grove City Council member Jen Peterson has said she will seek a second term from the city's voters in the fall election. Peterson swept...
June 7, 2012 - 2:50pm
June 5, 2012
St. Paul Park looks to deter underage drinking
St. Paul Park police want the city to join a growing number of metro cities holding party hosts legally responsible for underage drinking. The St.
June 5, 2012 - 6:30am
May 21, 2012
Hastings bridge inspection complete, lanes open
The annual inspection of the Hastings bridge was planned to take two weeks, but crews finished their work last week. There are no lane closures planned this week. The inspection had closed one lane of the bridge between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. last week, causing long delays for tra...
May 21, 2012 - 9:26am