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HFS to host Hastings Tastings March 28
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
RAD Zoo visits Pleasant Hill Library
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
Artspace on track for July opening
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City of Hastings
Coach looks to carry momentum into next season
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
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
arts and entertainment
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Letters to the editor for March 16
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September 22, 2015
City considers allowing brew pubs, taprooms
The City of Hastings is working on changing its ordinances to allow brew pubs, taprooms and similar uses within the city. The issue was brought to the Hastings Planning Commission Monday evening, and commissioners reviewed initial proposed ordinance changes. But the discussion ended...
September 22, 2015 - 9:01am
September 16, 2015
Tom Thompson is new president of Regina Hospital in Hastings
Regina Hospital has a new president. The hospital announced Wednesday in a staff memo that Tom Thompson has accepted the position of Regina Hospital president. He is currently president and CEO of Samaritan Healthcare in Moses Lake, Washington. According to the memo, leaders from...
September 16, 2015 - 9:53am
September 14, 2015
Shopping blitz to raise funds for diabetes is Thursday
On Thursday, Sept. 17, from 10 AM - 7 PM, Lah-Tee-Dah Boutique, 200 Second Street East, Downtown Hastings, will host its second annual day-long shopping blitz to benefit the American Diabetes Association – Team Gene Walk for Diabetes. Lah-Tee-Dah owner Katie Kasel will once...
September 14, 2015 - 4:28pm
September 10, 2015
Hastings Ford holds Drive 4UR Community Sept. 10 to benefit HHS band programs
Hastings Ford will be hosting the eighth annual fall Drive 4UR Community event on Thursday, Sept. 10, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. For every person who takes a spin in a new Ford during the Drive 4UR Community event, Ford Motor Company will donate $20 to Hastings High School Band Students...
September 10, 2015 - 8:40am
September 4, 2015
Bridal boutique's lawyer assures customers they'll still get apparel for weddings; bride says she 'takes offense' to that as calls have gone unanswered
Always and Forever Bridal Boutique closed its door unexpectedly this week, leaving several brides uncertain about whether or not they'll get...
September 4, 2015 - 8:20am
August 21, 2015
Two Hastings chiropractic clinics team up for Kids Day promotion
Millner Family Chiropractic and Hauck Chiropractic of Hastings have teamed up to offer a Kids Day promotion from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 27, at the Health Solutions Center, located at 117 Third St. W. There will be free chiropractic adjustments for established child...
August 21, 2015 - 9:40am
August 13, 2015
Hip-Hop Camp planned at local dance academy
For nine dollars an hour, Hastings residents of all ages can participate in a local dance camp that is unique for its area. Co-owners of the...
August 13, 2015 - 9:19am
July 29, 2015
Hastings Goodwill store to close in September
The Goodwill store at the Westview Center in Hastings is closing. The store will close on Saturday, Sept. 26. “The Hastings store has been disappointing from a sales perspective,” said Mary Beth Casement, who is Goodwill’s director of retail marketing. The store’s...
July 29, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 17, 2015
It's closing time for The Point
For countless area couples, driving past The Point on Highway 61 brings back the best of memories. The establishment at the intersection of...
July 17, 2015 - 12:22pm
July 16, 2015
A burger fit for royalty: Wyatt’s creates new burger in honor of Miss Minnesota
As the new Miss Minnesota, Hastings native Rachel Latuff has lots of new duties. Some are serious, like doing service work to improve education....
July 16, 2015 - 11:44am
July 13, 2015
Vintage boutique from Afton adds location in Hastings
Trash turns to treasure in the new vintage shop downtown called Eye Candy Refind. Lacy Vreeland founded Eye Candy REfind in Afton, and recently...
July 13, 2015 - 8:44am
July 10, 2015
Barse is new Chamber of Commerce president
The Hastings Area Chamber Board of Directors has named Kristy Barse as the new Chamber president. She will begin her role full time on Monday,...
July 10, 2015 - 3:01pm
July 8, 2015
BreakAway Arts Center to open studio July 17
During Rivertown Days, artists are easy to find. They set up booths at the craft fair, show off their skills in demonstrations and can even be found wandering among the festivities. It’s a good weekend to access local art in Hastings, and this year, it’s also a good weekend to...
July 8, 2015 - 1:45pm
June 30, 2015
REDLine plans Olympic-class athletic facility in Hastings
Come this fall, Hastings athletes will have a new option for athletic training. REDLine Human Performance is a new company that’s working on...
June 30, 2015 - 8:16am
June 26, 2015
Longtime Hastings veterinarian to retire
To veterinary doctor Mike Bahr, the Hastings Veterinary Clinic has been “just the perfect job.” It’s a job he’s had for 34 years. Next...
June 26, 2015 - 11:09am