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SEAS archery team qualifies and competes at nationals

Pictured, from left to right, in the back are Head Coach Jeff Dohmen, Ella Dohmen, Colin Maher, Casey Steinmetz, Jacob Landoll, Meredyth Anderson, Coach Matt Anderson and Coach Dan Braun; in the middle are Nolan Guild, Carlie Furlong, Morgan Sherry, Kate Kummer, Emma Butler, Eva Greene and Abi Englin; and in the front are Sydney Sticha, Isabella Kasel, Margaret Macoskey, Marian Tripp, Blossom Mwangi and Peter Clark. Not pictured are Patrick (P.J.) and Thomas (Mas) Noonan. Photo courtesy of Jeff Dohmen
Archery is uncommon in the realm of school-sponsored athletics, but at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton catholic school (SEAS) in Hastings the sport is thriving among their elementary and middle school-aged ...
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Arend is Regina Auxilian of the Year

Regina Auxiliary President Joanne Ruedy presents Maureen Arend the Auxiliaran of the Year award. Submitted
Maureen Arend was named the Auxiliarian of the Year at the May Luncheon of the Regina Auxiliary. Arend joined the Auxiliary in 1989 upon retirement as a medical technician at ...

Gessner column: ‘Spring cleaning’ can include your habits

Nancy Gessner owns and operates her own weight loss business in Hastings. She can be reached at .

Flooding closes highways in northern Wisconsin

Due to flooding conditions and the current weather forecast of additional rain, travel overnight is not advised in Ashland, Bayfield, Douglas, and Iron Counties. WisDOT continues to work with County ...

Wise Family Funeral celebrates groundbreaking for expansion

Wise Family Funeral owner Michael Wise, joined by his sister, advanced planning consultant Sarah Wise-Schwieger, and the business's outreach coordinator, Melissa Stevens, laugh as they complete the ceremonious shovel with family, friends and staff for a crematorium expansion June 5, 2018. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia
With a crowd of about 40, the Wise Family Funeral staff celebrated the start of construction for a new crematory and parking lot June 5. Owner Michael Wise and outreach ...

Letters to the editor: Pageant Pennies adding up to success; Do your job after your pet does its business

Pageant Pennies adding up to success The Miss Hastings Scholarship Program appreciates the businesses and residents throughout the Hastings School District who gave us their support during our recent Pageant ...

Make Music Day coming to a park near you

Last year's Make Music Day in Hastings kicked off with Pat Schmid's Riverboat Joy Maker jazz group at 7 a.m. for the rush hour traffic. Photo by Paige Marschall Bigler
Make Music Day is returning for a second venture. Make Music Day, a worldwide celebration of music, will be celebrated in Hastings June 21 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. ...

A Bea in the Garden column: Time to cruise … on down to farmers market

Bea Westerberg may be contacted at . Oh me, oh my, oh dear; technically it’s just about half a year gone and half a year to come of 2018! ...

Column: Dad is major force in child’s wellbeing

Jewel Pickert is a Hastings resident. Fathers are special. It’s not just my opinion. Research proves it. Before we get to that, think of what you do or have done ...


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