History of Hastings
Hastings Gazette, March 19, 1964
Uniforms worn by Girl Scouts at various stages in their history were modeled during the annual Girl Scout Fair last Saturday night by members of Senior Troop 603. From left to right Delight Penrod models a 1925 uniform, Peggy Waste a 1920 camping outfit, Ann Olson a 1964 uniform, Kathy Nearing 1930, Jane Melby 1940 mariners outfit, and Diane Erickson, 1925....
April 14, 2014 - 9:04pm
By Don Davis
Minnesota's minimum wage is about to rise.
After the House passed 71-60 a higher minimum wage Thursday, it heads to Gov. Mark Dayton, who is expected to sign it into law Monday.
"I think this is a great trade off, minimum wage for a better life for a great many people in this state," Rep. Tim Mahoney, D-St. Paul, said.
Republicans said they agree higher wages are needed, but many d...
April 10, 2014 - 7:29pm
Have you every wondered why black beans have become so popular in the United States in recent years? They've long been a staple in our south-of-the-border neighbor, Mexico, where they're called frijoles negros.
Now, Americans have discovered that black beans not only are uniquely delicious but nutritious as well.
Few foods have as solid a nutritional profile as black beans. They are loaded wi...
February 08, 2013 - 2:31pm
According to a DNR wildlife research biologist, pheasants follow a schedule as routine as your daily commute to and from work. Understanding the pheasant's daily movements can increase your odds of flushing a rooster.
"Pheasants start their day before sunrise at roost sites, usually in areas of short- to medium-height grass or weeds, where they spend the night." That's the word from Dick Kimme...
September 16, 2010 - 1:50pm