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Corn maze a nod to first responders
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
Two in custody after spree of stolen, crashed vehicles in SE Minn
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
crime and courts
City of Hastings
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
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
Utecht to visit Hastings with copies of his new book
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
arts and entertainment
Joyce E. Dvorak, 86 and Judy Dvorak Frank, 53
Brandon C. Bensen, 27
Phyllis M. Hagness, 74
David D. Marshall, 66
David D. Marshall
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
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October 21, 2013
Meeting on proposed levy renewal is Oct. 22
Hastings schools superintendent Tim Collins has planned a public meeting about the upcoming operating levy renewal. Collins plans to outline the reasons why he says the renewal of the levy is necessary. The meeting will be at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at the Tilden Community...
October 21, 2013 - 8:34am
October 15, 2013
Hastings Marching Band takes the top honor at Youth in Music competition at Metrodome
The Hastings High School marching band is again the state champion. It has been an “awesome” year for the marching band, according to director...
October 15, 2013 - 9:15am
Superintendent answers questions related to upcoming levy renewal
The Hastings School District is proposing to renew an operating levy that was originally approved in 2005. That levy was approved for eight years. We sat down with Superintendent Tim Collins to ask some of the key questions that the public will want answered. The following is a...
October 15, 2013 - 9:13am
October 4, 2013
Letter: In support of the levy renewal
To the editor, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” — Nelson Mandela. I ask all Hastings residents to show their support and care for our community by voting to renew the 2005 operating levy for our school district. As you have...
October 4, 2013 - 9:20am
Letter: In support of the levy renewal
Why should you vote for the school district levy renewal this November? Levies are a valuable source of funding for schools. That funding has allowed the district to keep class sizes as low as possible and has allowed us to offer a lot of wonderful programs. You might be thinking,...
October 4, 2013 - 9:10am
Letter: Building a bridge to our future
The Hastings School District serves families and businesses in the Hastings area in many ways! Primarily, a quality education is the number one benefit or value and this District currently works with 4,576 students, their families and loved ones. The schools here employ over 600 caring,...
October 4, 2013 - 9:09am
Letter: In support of the operating levy renewal
The Hastings School District #200 Education Levy Renewal puts kids first. This is why I strongly support our operating levy, and to seeing that once passed its promises will be fulfilled. Each student deserves the best educational experience possible, these are our future citizens....
October 4, 2013 - 8:55am
September 26, 2013
Moes appointed to vacant school board seat
She came to the Sept. 23 regular Hastings School Board meeting as member, and left as one.
September 26, 2013 - 9:25am
Hastings voters will be asked to renew levy from 2005
When Hastings voters go to the polls Nov. 5, they will be voting for School Board candidates and, secondly, whether or not to approve the renewal of a levy they supported in 2005.
September 26, 2013 - 9:23am
September 17, 2013
2013 HHS homecoming royalty announced
The 2013 Hastings High School homecoming royalty has been announced. Here are the queen candidates: Anna Connell, Anna Helget, Brenna Oberg, Jessica Risch, Maria Rother, Kiersten Ruedy, Abigail Sake and Courtney Van De Velde. The king candidates are Ross Dylla, Wesley Evansen,...
September 17, 2013 - 1:52pm
September 12, 2013
Seven apply for vacant School Board seat
Seven people have filed for the now-open position on the Hastings District 200 School Board. They are Andy Bertram, Gordon Gathright, Kevin Martin, Lila Gamez, Patricia Norwig, Teresa Moes and Tina Folch. Moes is currently an incumbent Board member, but did not file for re-election...
September 12, 2013 - 11:05am
September 10, 2013
HHS marching band has strong opening weekend
The Raiders Marching Band had their first two competitions this weekend. At Eden Prairie High School, they earned first place out of six bands...
September 10, 2013 - 9:19am
September 9, 2013
Hastings student scores show drop in reading, but math scores remains consistent
Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) scores released last week show that Minnesota students had a very difficult time with the reading test and more success with the math tests. Likewise, Hastings students -- Hastings High School, Hastings Middle School and Kennedy, McAuliffe...
September 9, 2013 - 8:30am
September 5, 2013
Hastings students head back to school
Students in the Hastings school district headed back to school this week. Pictured here, Cammie Story takes a photo of Kevin Green and their...
September 5, 2013 - 2:47pm
August 30, 2013
Catholic school remains strong and stable
When the 2013-2014 school year begins Tuesday, Sept. 4, about 280 students will return to classes at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School. Additional children attend the preschool and kindergarten at the church. That number has remained consistent for years. There is a reason for it, according...
August 30, 2013 - 2:49pm