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May 24, 2019
Loving Home in Nkubu, Kenya, an orphanage started by Hastings resident Ann Makena-Daggett, currently has seven children from the ages of 2 to 6 years old. Photo provided by Makena-Daggett.
Loving Home built from afar: Hastings resident helps start, run Kenyan orphanage
May 24, 2019 - 11:49am
May 22, 2019
Dave Welshons (right) and Richard Welshons own of DCA Titles. Kelsey Roy/RiverTown Multimedia
From Here to There: Brothers take over the family business at a young age
May 22, 2019 - 11:53am
April 30, 2019
Don Bettis has been running the Auto Doctor for 30 years, and has been working on cars since he was 13 years old. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
From here to there: The Auto Doctor celebrates 30 years in Hastings
April 30, 2019 - 5:00am
April 3, 2019
The robotics team brought joy and freedom to 2-year-old Cillian Jackson when the teenagers modified a Power Wheels car and turned it into a small wheelchair. Cillian is the son of Tyler and Krissy Jackson of Farmington. Submitted photo
Farmington robotics team builds joystick-driven wheelchair for toddler
April 3, 2019 - 10:05am
March 15, 2019
H. Thomas Altman poses for a photo with his comic book "Strong Box: The Big Bad Book of Boon" which features several Hastings buildings and landmarks. David Clarey / Rivertown Multimedia
Hastings used as inspiration for upcoming comic book
March 15, 2019 - 11:00am
February 17, 2019
Josie Alleva of Red Wing suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car wreck 14 years ago, but has battled to regain his abilities. Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
Determination helped Alleva recover: Brain injury changes perspective on life
February 17, 2019 - 5:00pm
February 15, 2019
Matthew Condon at the front of the group during one of his Scout meetings. Submitted photo
Rosemount freshman earns all 137 Boy Scout merit badges
February 15, 2019 - 5:00am
February 1, 2019
The Black family receiving their Wishing for Mommy award with Sam and Dorothy Morris of Morris Martial Arts. Submitted photo.
Hastings family gives back after fighting breast cancer
February 1, 2019 - 5:00am
January 22, 2019
Nathan Snyder and a group of volunteers made 72 full-size tied blankets for patients at Minnesota Oncology in Burnsville for his Eagle Scout project. Submitted photo
Scout makes blankets for Eagle Project
January 22, 2019 - 6:00am
December 27, 2018
Farmington American Legion Clifford Larson Post 189 swore in new post commander Doug Taube on Nov. 14. Taube decided to take on this position after longtime, former post commander Leonard Weisbrich stepped down earlier this year. Taube and treasurer Frank Carrol were sworn in by Post Commander John Flynn from the American Legion Eagan Post 594. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Top 10: Taube replaces over two decades of Legion leadership
December 27, 2018 - 5:00am
December 26, 2018
Historical society awards grant to pair of Dakota County recipients
December 26, 2018 - 6:00am
December 20, 2018
Corrie Rezachek makes a variety of hats with different patterns and embellishments to be donated to people who need them. This hat will go to a child battling cancer. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings senior makes hundreds of hats for people in need
December 20, 2018 - 2:07pm
December 19, 2018
Franz Harris, left, Emily Christianson, singing, Jeanette Santiago, and Kristianna Harris performed "Silent Night" at the United Lutheran Church in Red Wing on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018.  Harris is descended from composer Photo courtesy of Dodie Harris
'Silent Night' has special meaning for Red Wing family
December 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
December 14, 2018
Noah McGuigan, 16, a junior at First Baptist School in Rosemount, participated with 18 other youth in Rosemount Police Department’s Shop with a Cop event. McGuigan shopped at Target with Dakota County Deputy Sheriffs Joe Leko and Arturo Herrara (right). Photo courtesy of Rosemount Police Department
Shop with a Cop: Rosemount police, community build bridges at giving season
December 14, 2018 - 5:00am
December 10, 2018
Rachel McNamara, as a young girl, wears roller skates on the porch of her parents' home in Red Wing. Photo courtesy of Rachel McNamaraplay button
Cutting her own track in life: Red Wing native skates at roller derby World Cup
December 10, 2018 - 4:00pm