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Volleyball: Raptors win five-set battle vs. Rosemount
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Boys Soccer: Raptors’ winning streak grows to six games
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August 18, 2009
Former Hastings police officer sentenced in child pornography case
A former Hastings police officer was sentenced to five years in prison, 10 years extended supervision and fined $1,250 after pleading guilty to two counts of possession of child pornography in court this week. Under the terms of his extended supervision, Anthony Miller is to have...
crime and courts/News
August 18, 2009 - 3:00pm
August 10, 2009
Vets home residents upset at program changes
Changes to the work therapy program at the Minnesota Veterans Home Hastings have some residents upset about cuts to their hours, but Veterans Administration officials say the changes are meant to allow more residents into the popular program. The members of the Hastings Veterans...
August 10, 2009 - 9:59am
July 17, 2009
Charges dropped on Hastings teacher in alleged "peeping tom" incident
A Hastings High School English teacher may have been formally cleared of stalking charges in court, but that doesn't mean he'll be teaching this fall, according to Hastings School District officials. "We, along with the district's attorney, are still collecting information and will...
July 17, 2009 - 8:04am
June 29, 2009
Hastings considers allowing chickens in residential neighborhoods
Hastings is looking to cock-a-doodle-do something about the ordinance that governs what animals people are allowed to keep in residential areas. At the June 22 Hastings Planning Commission meeting, the commission tabled a request from the LeDuc Historic Estate to keep 12 chickens...
June 29, 2009 - 3:29pm
June 25, 2009
Hastings city employees to take unpaid time off
The city of Hastings is asking all of its 126 employees, both full-time and part-time, to voluntarily take 40 to 80 hours of unpaid time off between now and the end of 2009. The furloughs came as part of a resolution passed by the Hastings City Council last week that contained several...
June 25, 2009 - 3:13pm
June 24, 2009
'Interpretations' at Hastings historic estate
June 27 marks the opening of the "Modern Interpretations of Historic Designs" exhibit at the LeDuc Historic Estate, 1629 Vermillion Street, Hastings. The exhibit will consist of 33 pieces of art created by 22 artists who participated in a year-long competition featuring their interpretations...
arts and entertainment/Life
June 24, 2009 - 6:46am
June 19, 2009
Ex-Hastings cop pleads guilty to child pornography possession
Former Hastings police officer Anthony Miller pleaded guilty to two counts of possession of child pornography at a court appearance Thursday...
crime and courts/News
June 19, 2009 - 1:53pm
April 29, 2009
Attention gardeners, wildflowers fans
Saturday, May 9, from 10 to 11 a.m., marks the first "Wildflower Walk" through the woods of the LeDuc Historic Estate, 1629 Vermillion Street in Hastings. The walk will be led by Dennis O'Melia, retired college biology professor . This event is free and open to the public. Gardeners...
April 29, 2009 - 8:34am
March 5, 2009
Hastings bridge is coming down
It's official: The big blue bridge across the Mississippi River in Hastings will be coming down. For many, that may have already seemed like...
March 5, 2009 - 7:53am
February 4, 2009
Boys hockey puts down Ponies, Raiders
It didn't take long for the Woodbury boys hockey team to get over a disappointing loss to Forest Lake a little over a week ago. After dropping...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Man wanted by Dakota and Washington counties arrested in Wisconsin
A Hastings man wanted by authorities from both Dakota and Washington counties was taken into custody on Jan.
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
Hastings man charged with criminal sexual conduct
A 20-year-old Hastings man faces a charge of criminal sexual conduct in the third degree following his Dec. 17 arrest at a Hastings residence. According to the criminal complaint filed in the Dakota County Attorney's office, Adam Michael Peterson was arrested after he was found...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
New form of hydropower to be used in Hastings
"Delicate" probably wouldn't be the first word one would use to describe something the size of a backyard swimming pool that weighs about as...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Holiday Train will roll in to nearby towns
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will be making stops in Hastings, Cottage Grove and St. Paul on Friday, Dec. 12. The railroad company has...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Veterans Home in Hastings to get $10 millon to build supportive housing complex
The Minnesota Veterans Home in Hastings will be the recipient of $10 million in funding to help build a supportive housing complex in Hastings. The complex will consist of 60 one-bed units. Each unit will have about 600 square feet of living space. The Minnesota Housing Finance...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am