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Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Plein air festival comes to Hastings
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
CLIMB presents program on empathy and inclusions to youngsters at HCDC
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raiders' football blanked by South St. Paul Packers
Report: Garnett will retire, ending comeback run with Wolves
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
HHS runners perform well in conference and Mayo cross-country meets
Raiders girls’ soccer wins first match of the season
Hastings church merges fitness, faith
Booya draws big appetites
Mariah Smith joins SEAS as new youth minister
Army veteran’s painting displayed at State Fair
Civil War Weekend comes to LeDuc Historic Estate Sept. 10-11
arts and entertainment
ORDINANCE NO. 2016-10,
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Mary M. Thurmes, 101
Sharon Jean Carroll
Mark W. Denn, 59
Mary Kimmes, 90
Editorial: How to stay on course when supporting charitable athletic events
Letter: Summer’s not over yet
Letter: Hastings is full of kind people
Letter: In support of Jason Lewis
Letter: Don’t count on biased candidate forums
Real Estate Showcase
Plein air festival comes to Hastings
Hastings based artist Andy Evansen is hosting a plein air festival in Hastings on Oct. 1. The event, which was created to help raise funds for the Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council (HPAAC), will bring 15 of Minnesota’s top outdoor painters to Hastings. “It’s a who’s who...
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September 18, 2016
A successful weekend for Hastings Raiders Marching Band
The Hastings Raiders Marching Band competed in its first two competitions last Saturday, Sept. 10, and earned second place at both shows. At...
September 18, 2016 - 8:00am
August 25, 2016
Artspace groundbreaking to feature ‘art shovels’
On Aug. 30, Artspace is inviting the public to a ceremonial groundbreaking. But this particular groundbreaking will be a little different than...
August 25, 2016 - 2:10pm
August 12, 2016
Miesville baseball field featured in book on Minnesota ballparks
“It’s got that Field of Dreams touch.” That is how first-time author Todd Mueller described the Miesville Mudhens home field. Mueller just...
August 12, 2016 - 8:24am
July 22, 2016
Black Dirt Theater presents summer musical, ‘The Wizard of Oz’
Hastings will get its sixth annual community theater musical starting next weekend. Black Dirt Theater is putting the finishing touches on this...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 22, 2016 - 1:43pm
July 10, 2016
HHS marching band goes on biennial tour
The Hastings High School marching band left Friday, July 1, on their East coast tour filled with performances and sightseeing. From July 1-6,...
July 10, 2016 - 8:00am
June 29, 2016
Summer jazz camp brings professional musicians to teach Hastings students
Young Hastings musicians got to take part in a special music camp last week and this week. Hastings Community Education hosted the Hastings Pops...
June 29, 2016 - 11:14am
June 21, 2016
HHS students named to all-state programs
Several Hastings High School students will attend all-state camps this summer and perform next year as part of the all-state band, choir and...
June 21, 2016 - 8:46am
June 14, 2016
Artspace design focuses on the work in artwork
There are plenty of people eager to see work begin on the new Artspace project, which is scheduled to begin later this summer in downtown Hastings. But perhaps none are so eager as those who have been working behind the scenes to make sure the new structure does just what it’s intended...
June 14, 2016 - 3:30pm
June 11, 2016
New sculptures installed in Levee Park
Hastings is officially part of a new regional sculpture tour. Last week, sculpture artists involved with the new River City Sculpture Tour installed...
June 11, 2016 - 8:00am
June 5, 2016
Local quilters make ‘fidget quilts’ for memory care patients
The Hastings Spiral Piecemakers, a local quilting group, recently made several small, unusual quilts. Some have buttons. Some have hair scrunchies,...
June 5, 2016 - 8:00am
April 28, 2016
HHS Jazz Ensemble I takes second at Eau Claire Jazz Festival April 23
The Eau Claire Jazz Festival is considered one of the best and highly-reputable jazz festivals of the year. For five years, at least one of the...
April 28, 2016 - 8:47am
April 15, 2016
Editorial: HMS play deserves a big audience
Earlier this week, we had the opportunity to get a brief preview of Hastings Middle School’s next play. While that’s not terribly surprising, what was a surprise was the type of production the theater crew over at HMS is putting together. Rather than falling back on cute and...
April 15, 2016 - 8:00am
March 28, 2016
Letter: Hastings River Lofts will help renew ‘community vitality and spirit’
To the editor, Later this year, HPAAC (Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council) will host a groundbreaking for Artspace Hastings Lofts, an Artspace Inc. development including 37 units of affordable housing for artists and 4,200 square feet of community and commercial space located at...
March 28, 2016 - 8:59am
March 11, 2016
Letter: Hastings has a lot to be proud of in with Riverside Company
To the editor, This weekend, Hastings’ Riverside Company will compete in the Wheaton-Warrenville South Choral Classic competition in Wheaton, Illinois. For many people around town who aren’t closely involved with show choir, this just seems like another competition. I can assure...
March 11, 2016 - 11:17am