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August 15, 2013
The roadway on the old Hastings bridge has been removed by construction crews. This is a view from below the bridge looking up. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Hastings bridge on track for opening in either November or December
August 15, 2013 - 8:41am
August 7, 2013
Injuries reported after bull gets loose at Dakota County Fair in Farmington
August 7, 2013 - 9:31pm
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
March 29, 2013 - 7:00am
October 8, 2012
Talk and tour with four river mayors
October 8, 2012 - 9:44am
September 26, 2012
Hastings man loses $1,100 at grocery store; person who found it returns $900 of it, apologizes for taking $200
September 26, 2012 - 2:52pm
September 20, 2012
Bridge project on schedule for Saturday; span will be floated downstream Saturday morning
September 20, 2012 - 8:37am
September 10, 2012
The main span for the new Highway 61 bridge in Hastings is now floating out of the navigational channel in the Mississippi River.
Hastings bridge closure changes: It is now expected to close sometime next week
September 10, 2012 - 2:50pm
September 5, 2012
Another change of plans with Hastings bridge - no closures planned for this weekend
September 5, 2012 - 7:57am
August 31, 2012
Bridge move to be delayed 48 hours
August 31, 2012 - 8:11am
August 15, 2012
Hastings bridge will close for up to 48 hours during move of span
August 15, 2012 - 9:24am
July 11, 2012
Trial begins Monday for Hastings police officer accused of stealing bottle opener
July 11, 2012 - 7:41am
May 25, 2012
Ask a Hastings resident why they like living here, and chances are you'll hear something about the small-town feel or strong sense of community. It feels friendly. It feels safe. But one Hastings family knows all too well that Hastings isn't immune to dangers often associated with bigger cities. 
Kyle Mickle, 24, was walking home from a bar when it happened. He had been at a friend's house earlier in the evening and got dropped off at the bar for a few drinks around midnight Thursday morning, May 17.
Hastings man attacked while walking home; says attackers identified themselves as River Falls residents
May 25, 2012 - 8:15am
May 7, 2012
This is the scene just north of the Hastings bridge on Monday, May 7, after a crash that injured one person. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Crash just north of Hastings bridge injures one person, whose truck rolled down embankment
May 7, 2012 - 8:56am
April 30, 2012
An explosion sent a massive ball of flame and smoke up from one of the buildings while firefighters worked to control the blaze. (Star Gazette photo by Katrina Styx)play button
Fire strikes near landscaping company in Hastings
April 30, 2012 - 6:38pm
April 23, 2012
Tara Mauch of Hastings gives mouth-to-mouth resuscitation to a dog that had been trapped inside a burning Hastings home on Monday morning. The dog is getting care at a veterinarian but appeared to be OK. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Two dogs, one rabbit saved from blaze inside Hastings home
April 23, 2012 - 12:23pm