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New York Times bestselling author to be in Hastings tonight, Feb. 26

A New York Times bestselling author will be in Hastings tonight, Feb. 26.

Garth Stein will talk about his book, "The Art of Racing in the Rain," as part of Hastings Reads. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Hastings Middle School auditorium.

The book is being made into a movie starring Patrick Dempsey.

The event is free. The book will be available for purchase, and Stein will autograph them.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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