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Minnesota roundup: Brainerd day care center license revoked after child found wandering; Dayton vetoes co-op bill
Jazz concert in HHS auditorium March 23
Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
Dayton says refusal to send officers to ND not political
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
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City of Hastings
Raider gymnasts finish season on a high note
Raiders look to continue strong MEC play, improve against section opponents next year
Raider boys' hockey lays foundation for years to come
Alpine Ski teams receive awards at end-of-season banquet
HHS boys' basketball falls to Rosemount in first round of section playoffs
Organization urges: ride a bike every day in April
Dueling piano players share Hastings roots
Library books go head-to-head this month
HFS to host city-wide food fight
Hastings Reads main event fills HAC
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Letters to the editor for March 16
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April 30, 2016
CNC hosts annual birding, Earth Day festival
For the past few years, Carpenter Nature Center has been opening its doors to host a special celebration. It started as the Hastings Area Birding...
April 30, 2016 - 8:00am
April 20, 2016
Saturday is International Migratory Bird Day in Hastings
This Saturday, bird and nature lovers will be taking in the spring air at the Earth Day Birding Festival, which will be held at Carpenter Nature Center. They'll also be observing an international holiday at the same time: International Migratory Bird Day. On Monday, the Hastings City...
April 20, 2016 - 1:27pm
April 14, 2016
Award-winning novelist Mary Sharratt will be here April 21
Mary Sharratt, an award-winning author, is coming to the United States to do some promotion for her latest work of historical fiction – a book about a woman who has a connection with William Shakespeare. She is also making a stop here in Hastings. Sharratt will be making an appearance...
April 14, 2016 - 8:00am
April 1, 2016
Edible Book Festival is April 3
Celebrate the Edible Book Festival from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 3, at the Pleasant Hill Library, 1490 S. Frontage Road, Hastings. Join...
April 1, 2016 - 9:06am
March 30, 2016
About 200 children showed up for Edina Realty annual egg hunt
Edina Realty sponsored its 29th annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 26, at Roadside Park in Hastings. It was a chilly morning, but there...
March 30, 2016 - 1:20pm
March 21, 2016
Edina Realty Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday, March 26
Edina Realty will host its 29th annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 26. The hunt starts at 10 a.m. sharp and is typically over in about 10 minutes. Edina Realty recommends arriving early to get a good spot and to see the Easter Bunny. The event, which will be held at Roadside...
March 21, 2016 - 8:53am
March 16, 2016
Bunny Breakfast is Saturday
The Hastings Rivertown Lions Club annual Easter Bunny Breakfast will be held from 8 a.m. to 10:30 am Saturday, March 19, at McAuliffe Elementary School, 1601 12th St. W. The day includes breakfast, visits with the Easter bunny, games, drawings, an adult raffle and decorated baskets...
March 16, 2016 - 4:15pm
March 14, 2016
Fearon, Tuttle, Lubben claim ‘best chili’ awards
Who has the best chili in Hastings? That’s what a group from Hope Lutheran Church and Preschool tried to find out at Alyssa’s Chili Cook-off...
March 14, 2016 - 11:41am
March 3, 2016
Best-selling author Steve Thayer is here March 17
New York Times best-selling author Steve Thayer will be in Hastings Thursday, March 17. His appearance is part of the “Bookstube at the Bierstube”...
March 3, 2016 - 1:52pm
Hastings Reads: Reading promotion event hosts another author in April
Hastings Reads 2016, the month-long promotion of reading in the community, has one more event scheduled in April. Katherine Applegate, award-winning...
March 3, 2016 - 1:49pm
January 27, 2016
Afton Alps to host helmet challenge Jan. 30
Each winter, active Minnesotans hit their favorite hill to beat the winter blues, get some fresh air and exercise. Regions Hospital and Afton Alps are teaming up to join the fun, and sharing a message of the importance of wearing a helmet while you ski or ride. Helmet usage is on...
January 27, 2016 - 10:33am
January 22, 2016
Hastings River Blades figure skaters perform at U.S. Figure Skating Championships Jan. 21 and 27
Hastings figure skaters are getting onto a pretty big stage this week. The students at River Blades Skating School performed at the opening ceremonies...
January 22, 2016 - 12:53pm
January 18, 2016
Hastings Reads kicks off in February
Hastings Reads 2016 is almost here. Here's a quick look at some of what this year's community reading program has in store; more information will be published in upcoming articles. The Hastings Reads program encourages preschool to adult readers to read and share ideas about books...
January 18, 2016 - 11:43am
October 29, 2015
Hastings’ annual Veterans Day observances scheduled
Remembering and honoring. The Hastings community will honor all those who have served our country with the annual Veterans Day observances Wednesday,...
October 29, 2015 - 11:33am
October 14, 2015
Benefit planned for Hastings girl on Oct. 24
A benefit is planned for 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, at the 2nd Street Depot in Hastings for Alyssa Wenskaug. The Hastings girl was born without a right ear and a right ear canal, a disease called microtia-artresia. There will be food, games, a silent auction, a bake...
October 14, 2015 - 3:02pm