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Hastings man cited for tattooing two 16-year-old girls without parental consent
Community is asked to share in the future making of community theater
Hastings native organizes fundraiser for Philippines
New crossfit gym aims to put fun into fitness
Four priests with ties to Hastings among those named by archdiocese in sexual abuse case
crime and courts
Hastings off to 2-1 start so far in boys hockey
Raiders girls hockey slips to 2-5 with 1-0 loss to C-DH
Hastings boys basketball team picks up two wins to even its record at 2-2
Hastings wrestling team takes a close second to state’s No. 2 team at Raider Duals
Raiders advance two swims to finals
For close to 150 years, the ‘German’ Lutheran Church has been a mainstay
Defensive Driving changes program, which continues here
Owen joins Loyas family
Fiona joins McCarty family
Everett joins Gustafson family
arts and entertainment
Delbert Hilmere Breuer, 84
Allan R. Cooper, 79
Delores M. Braun, 77
David Alan Metzger, 50
Rudy C. Hovseth, 75
Letter: Will Kline blame Obama for GTM computer problem?
Letter: Thanks go out to blood donors
Letter: Thanks to the angel in the parking lot
Letter: Who will speak for the uninsured Americans?
Editorial: Now what will we be able to complain about here?
NOTICE TO CREDITORS FOR ESTATE OF FRANCES CARLSON
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE FOR CARL GOERS
CITY OF HASTINGS PUBLIC HEARING TO AMEND TOBACCO ORDINANCE
NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR DETERMINATION OF DESCENT STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF DAKOTA DISTRICT COURT FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT
NOTICE TO CREDITORS FOR ESTATE OF HELEN WALDOW
November 20, 2013
HHS grad rides Millennial Train for internship study
Sean Kolodziej was one of 25 young adults selected to participate in a new project focused on personal development and projects that pull from communities across the nation. Kolodziej, a 2011 Hastings High School graduate, is studying finance at North Dakota State University. He...
news / education
November 20, 2013 - 2:20pm
Warren named state’s choral director of the year
Hastings vocal music director Lin Warren is about to pick up a prestigious statewide award. Warren is the 2013 winner of the Minnesota Chapter of the American Choral Directors Association’s Choral Director of the Year award. He will be among those honored at the ACDA statewide...
news / education
November 20, 2013 - 2:14pm
Hastings apparel company growing fast, going retail; plans sale here Nov. 29-30
Chances are, you’ve never heard of Storm Creek apparel. Chances are, that’s about to change. Since 1995, Doug Jackson of Hastings has worked hard to make his line of outdoor clothing the best you’ve never heard of. Between 1995 and 2006, his apparel was used primarily for...
news / business
November 20, 2013 - 2:04pm
Free community meal will be served at United Methodist on Thanksgiving
A free community Thanksgiving meal will be served this year from noon to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, at the United Methodist Church, 615 W. 15th St. The meal is for all interested. New this year – the Hastings residents who are part of the Meals on Wheels program (coordinated through...
November 20, 2013 - 2:00pm
Bridge fully open; dedication is Friday
The drive across the Highway 61 bridge in Hastings has gotten a lot easier. This past weekend, bridge crews opened all four lanes to traffic, eliminating merging zones and easing congestion on both ends of the project. Both southbound lanes opened at about 4:30 p.m. Friday afternoon....
November 20, 2013 - 1:59pm
November 15, 2013
Bridge opens four lanes
The Hastings bridge opened all four lanes this afternoon, slightly ahead of a previously announced Saturday opening. The southbound lanes opened first at about 4:30 p.m., followed by the northbound lanes about an hour and a half later. Aesthetic lighting is also visible this...
November 15, 2013 - 7:57pm
November 14, 2013
City Council: Ad program fees and the utility service repair policy
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, at City Hall. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda. The Parks and Recreation Department seeks to modify its advertising program. The department offers a number of advertising spaces in its facilities....
news / government
November 14, 2013 - 4:32pm
Dance video gone viral spreads joy across the nation
Last Friday morning, a Hastings native and her new husband were featured on national television, dancing live on ABC’s Good Morning America. Terra and Drake Otto had performed the famous last dance from the film “Dirty Dancing” at their wedding reception in August. It was...
November 14, 2013 - 10:42am
Free community meal planned at Thanksiving
A free community Thanksgiving meal will be served this year from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, at the United Methodist Church, 615 W. 15th St. The planning has begun, according to coordinator Karrie Hamilton Williamson. The meal includes roasted turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy,...
November 14, 2013 - 8:27am
All four lanes of new Highway 61 bridge to be opened Saturday afternoon
Years and years of frustrations, backed-up traffic, terrible crashes, construction delays, construction marvels and gawking are about to be over. On Saturday afternoon, it is expected that the new Highway 61 bridge over the Mississippi River in Hastings will be fully opened. Two...
November 14, 2013 - 8:18am
November 12, 2013
NHS Halloween food drive a huge success in Hastings
The National Honor Society Halloween food drive is an event that’s been going on for years. Hastings residents along the traditional routes are accustomed to having students ask for food donations. But this year, a few changes to the process resulted in a major increase in donations. This...
news / education
November 12, 2013 - 3:39pm
November 11, 2013
Remaining section of old Highway 61 bridge knocked into the river
One of the few remaining pieces of the Highway 61 bridge in Hastings was knocked into the Mississippi River at about 4 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11. Dramatic video of the process can be seen by visiting the Hastings Bridge Watch page at https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10202043439275175&set=vb.160973600582723&type=2&theater. The...
November 11, 2013 - 3:48pm
Retirement sendoff for Dr. Andrews of Hastings is set for Nov. 12
When Dick Andrews began practicing medicine in Hastings 36 years ago, the emergency room here certainly had its challenges. It was well named, if you will — there was just one room at the time. “If we had two patients, the other one was out in the hall,” Andrews said. All...
November 11, 2013 - 8:23am
November 7, 2013
Bridge dedication set for 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 22
Area residents and business owners are invited to attend a bridge dedication celebration for the new Hastings Bridge, on Friday, Nov. 22, at 10 a.m. at Hastings City Hall. The dedication marks the opening of the new four lane bridge spanning the Mississippi River. All four lanes...
November 7, 2013 - 2:43pm
HHS fall play, 'The Cantorville Ghost,' has three performances planned this weekend
The Hastings High School fall play is planned for this weekend. In it, regular theater goers can be expected to see some new faces. One of those...
news / education
November 7, 2013 - 8:29am