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Root beer float party planned for Thursday

Hastings dairy princess Gabriella Sorg will be serving root beer floats from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 24, at Provincial Bank in Hastings. The bank is located at 1309 Vermillion St.

Sorg is in the running for the position of Princess Kay of the Milky Way at the state fair.

The floats will be $2. Sorg is raising money for the Great American Milk Drive. The money will then be donated to her charity of choice, Hastings Family Service.

Green Mill of Hastings donated the root beer and Cub Foods donated the ice cream. Provincial Bank sponsors Sorg.

Sorg is a 2014 graduate of Hastings High School.

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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