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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
July 3, 2012
NHL stars return to south Washington County for charity game
Maybe lightning does strike the same place twice. Last year south Washington County hockey fans had the rare treat of seeing some of the NHL's...
July 3, 2012 - 5:43pm
September 6, 2011
Hastings, Minn., man finds three-foot-long alligator in Mississippi River near Prescott
Derrick Radke and his fiancée were out for a relaxing weekend on the Mississippi River. They had boated to Prescott from Hastings and had pulled...
September 6, 2011 - 9:07am
August 23, 2011
Rescued bald eagle to be release at Carpenter Nature Center on Wednesday
A bald eagle rescued during a snowstorm in March will be released at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings. The eagle was injured in what was believed to be a territorial dispute. Three Carpenter Nature Center staff members and volunteers drove to the...
August 23, 2011 - 10:34am
August 15, 2011
Shutdown means Hastings bridge will not be completed by May 2013 as planned
The state government shutdown lasted just three weeks, but its impact will be far greater. On Monday, the project manager for the new Highway 61 bridge in Hastings, Steve Kordosky, said the shutdown will result in a delay of at least six months. The bridge had been scheduled to be...
August 15, 2011 - 4:29pm
July 21, 2011
Search under way for body seen going over Vermillion River waterfall in Hastings
Emergency teams from Hastings are busy scouring the area below the falls of the Vermillion River where a body was seen floating. Teams are searching to recover an adult woman. Witnesses reported seeing the woman enter the river near the park along 21st Street. She was quickly sucked...
July 21, 2011 - 8:15pm
June 8, 2011
Police bust underage drinking party in Hastings; five youths ranging in age from 12 to 15 cited
A drinking party in the 800 block of 10th Street West on June 3 in Hastings resulted in five citations for underage consumption. One 12-year-old, two 13-year-olds and two 15-year-olds were cited. Police were called to the party just before midnight and eventually a boy let an officer...
June 8, 2011 - 2:22pm
Charges pending against Hastings mother who left her child in the car while she worked out
Charges are pending against a Hastings woman who left her young child in the back seat of her car while she went into a health club on South Frontage Road to work out on June 2. The woman told police she had her son with her at work. As she was driving to the club, he fell asleep....
June 8, 2011 - 2:20pm
June 6, 2011
Tree trimmer releases video that he says backs up his point
Mike Haege, the Hastings tree trimmer who was kicked out of the tornado zone in north Minneapolis recently, released cell phone video this week that he says backs up his story. Haege has said that a city inspector and police kicked him out of the disaster zone because he wasn't licensed...
June 6, 2011 - 12:45pm
May 26, 2011
Details emerge on Monday's standoff between police and wanted man in Hastings
A five-hour standoff between a Hastings man and police ended peacefully early Tuesday morning when the man walked out of his house with his hands...
May 26, 2011 - 9:30am
May 24, 2011
Second person booked in Hastings standoff case
A second person was booked with two felonies following the standoff here on May 23-24. Savanah Marie Rhodes, 21, was booked on two probable...
May 24, 2011 - 10:20am
Hastings man surrenders peacefully following five-hour standoff with police
The Hastings man who had barricaded himself at his home has surrendered. Kurt Baker surrendered at about 12:25 a.m. Tuesday at his home on Tiffany...
May 24, 2011 - 12:32am
May 23, 2011
Hastings man barricaded inside Cari Park home
A Hastings man is barricaded inside his home on Tiffany Drive near 36th St. West. The incident began at approximately 7:30 p.m. SWAT teams are...
May 23, 2011 - 8:51pm
March 14, 2011
'America's Most Wanted' suspect captured in Hastings
A man who had been featured on "America's Most Wanted" for killing his girlfriend in Florida two years ago was arrested Saturday at the Pleasant Hill Library in Hastings. Abraham Mpaka, 46, was arrested at the library and is being held at the Dakota County jail. Mpaka was...
March 14, 2011 - 10:43am
March 11, 2011
Hastings man killed in St. Paul workplace accident
A Hastings man, Jack McCoy, 85, died tragically Thursday afternoon in an accident at a St.
March 11, 2011 - 2:33pm