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June 15, 2017
Firefighters battle a June 13 blaze at e at 309 W. Fifth St. in Hastings. Photo courtesy of Eli Pierselplay button
Fire destroys Hastings duplex
June 15, 2017 - 6:51pm
May 30, 2017
The Chipotle at the Shoppes of Woodbury Village was among the several Minnesota locations impacted by a nationwide malware attack that gave hackers potential access to customer credit card data. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
Credit card stealing malware hits dozens of MN and WI Chipotle locations
May 30, 2017 - 11:36am
May 8, 2017
Maquashia Henderson, 16, enjoys herself during a Heavy Equipment camp April 25 at Extreme Sandbox in Hastings. Owner Randy Stenger and a local Komatsu dealer hosted the field trip for Henderson and 37 of her classmates from Warren High School in North Carolina. The teens got supervised instruction on driving bulldozers and hydraulic excavators and learned about career opportunities in the construction industry. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Getting their hands dirty: Students try out heavy equipment in Hastings
May 8, 2017 - 12:01pm
May 1, 2017
Jim Crigler is paddling the length of the Mississippi River beginning at Lake Itasca with his final destination being New Orleans. Submitted photo
Vietnam veteran paddles Mississippi for Gold Star families
May 1, 2017 - 9:23am
April 21, 2017
The robins are already nest-building and the warblers will not be far behind. Submitted photo
CNC to host Hastings Area Birding Festival April 22
April 21, 2017 - 10:54am
April 13, 2017
Commissioner Mike Slavik addresses a crowd at the State of the County Address on April 5. Photo by Michelle Wirth
Positive outlook in State of County
April 13, 2017 - 1:50pm
April 12, 2017
It takes a hardy vine to survive in the Midwest. Although Falconer Vineyards in Red Wing mainly uses cold-hardy grapes developed by the University of Minnesota such as Frontenac, grape crops are not guaranteed each year. When the vines produce, they can result in some award-winning wine. Maureen McMullen/RiverTown Multimedia
A Best of Minnesota toast: Area wineries make statewide top 10 list
April 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
April 11, 2017
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office purchased two drones for the department in 2016. Photos by Michelle Wirth
Eyes in the sky: Dakota County purchases 2 drones
April 11, 2017 - 9:26am
February 23, 2017
UPDATE: Storm tracks south, sparing metro-area commute
February 23, 2017 - 9:57am
February 10, 2017
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie
Dakota County wins challenge to DNA collection rule
February 10, 2017 - 5:30am
September 13, 2016
The first phase of the "Rosemount Connection" of the Mississippi River Regional Trail is expected to be complete by the fall of 2017. The second phase is planned for fall of 2018. When the trail sections are finished, this portion of the MRRT will extend from South St. Paul to Hastings.
Regional trail project through Rosemount to move forward this fall
September 13, 2016 - 5:08am
June 23, 2014
Jennifer Strode took this photo from the Hastings YMCA.
Funnel cloud spotted over Hastings, Hampton
June 23, 2014 - 2:56pm
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