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Hastings man cited for tattooing two teens without parental consent
Community is asked to share in the future making of community theater
Hastings native organizes fundraiser for Philippines
New crossfit gym aims to put fun into fitness
Four priests with ties to Hastings among those named by archdiocese in sexual abuse case
crime and courts
Hastings off to 2-1 start so far in boys hockey
Raiders girls hockey slips to 2-5 with 1-0 loss to C-DH
Hastings boys basketball team picks up two wins to even its record at 2-2
Hastings wrestling team takes a close second to state’s No. 2 team at Raider Duals
Raiders advance two swims to finals
Outdoor events at this weekend's Downtown Holiday event in Hastings cancelled because of the cold
For close to 150 years, the ‘German’ Lutheran Church has been a mainstay
Defensive Driving changes program, which continues here
Owen joins Loyas family
Fiona joins McCarty family
arts and entertainment
David Alan Metzger, 50
Rudy C. Hovseth, 75
Virginia C. Mayer, 80
Burton Irving Benjamin, 75
Allan R. Cooper, 79
Letter: ‘A wolf in sheep’s clothing is still a fearsome predator’
Letter: HMS principal says ‘Thanks’ for Eagle Bluff trip
Editorial: Another amazing Gobble Gait is in the books
Letter: Will Kline blame Obama for GTM computer problem?
Letter: Thanks go out to blood donors
NOTICE OF ASSESSMENT LIEN FORECLOSURE SALE
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME ASTROPARK TECHNOLOGIES
NOTICE TO CREDITORS FOR ESTATE OF FRANCES CARLSON
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE FOR CARL GOERS
CITY OF HASTINGS PUBLIC HEARING TO AMEND TOBACCO ORDINANCE
November 5, 2013
Levy renewal question passes;McGinnis, Cater and Gergen elected to school board
On Tuesday, voters in Hastings School District 200 opted to renew the operating levy of $4.2 million annually for another 10 years by a 60 percent to 40 percent margin. Of the total of 4,553 votes on the levy questions, 2,622 were in favor, while 1,931 were against renewal. “On...
news / education
November 5, 2013 - 7:54pm
Five candidates vying for three spots on school board
More than 90 percent of the state’s school districts have operating levies in place. Hastings has two – one which was approved for another 10 years in 2011; the second one expires at the end of 2013. It was approved in 2005 for eight years. This second levy is the one voters...
November 5, 2013 - 8:14am
November 7, 2012
Skog earns back his previous position as the mayor of Hampton
He was mayor of Hampton for several years, then was defeated four years ago by Paye Flomo. Now, Timothy Skog will become mayor again as he defeated Flomo 196 to 117. Skog's return to office was part of the election news in the communities surrounding Hastings. In other election...
November 7, 2012 - 7:58am
October 26, 2012
2012 Election voter's guide for the Hastings area
Here are profiles on most of the candidates Hastings voters will decide on the polls Nov. 6. Candidates were mailed questionnaires. We have published their responses here. There have been some changes due to redistricting, so voters will want to make sure they know where to vote...
October 26, 2012 - 6:00am
September 6, 2012
Obama eager to sketch stakes tonight in tight race
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — President Barack Obama pronounced himself eager to go before the Democratic National Convention and the nation Thursday to share his vision for the future" in a capstone speech designed not just to persuade undecided voters but to put fire in the belly of...
September 6, 2012 - 1:46pm
Group seek volunteers for Minn. gay rights battle
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Three national gay rights groups are recruiting volunteers to send to Minnesota and three other states where gay marriage is on the ballot this fall. The Human Rights Campaign, Freedom to Marry and the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force announced the drive Thursday....
September 6, 2012 - 12:36pm
September 5, 2012
Obama's convention speech being moved indoors
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Democratic officials are moving President Barack Obama's convention speech Thursday indoors, citing the possibility of severe weather. Obama had planned to accept his party's nomination in an outdoor football stadium before a crowd of up to 74,000 people....
September 5, 2012 - 12:27pm
Minneapolis mayor takes DNC stage
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak used the stage at the Democratic National Convention to drive home the themes of President...
September 5, 2012 - 9:51am
Daughter: Candidate for Duluth seat abandoned her
DULUTH — The daughter of the leading Democratic write-in candidate for the seat of a disgraced Duluth lawmaker is coming forward to say her father abandoned her when she was 2. The Duluth News Tribune reported Wednesday that Erik Simonson confirmed that he hasn't seen his 20-year-old...
September 5, 2012 - 9:50am
September 4, 2012
Minn. pays $1.9M in subsidies in legislative races
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democratic legislative candidates are getting more campaign subsidies this year, thanks in part to Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's decision to forego the subsidy two years ago. The Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board said Tuesday it distributed $1.9...
September 4, 2012 - 3:37pm
First lady's focus is drawing contrast with Romney
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michelle Obama rarely mentions Mitt Romney by name. But everything she says during this presidential campaign is meant to draw a contrast between her husband and his Republican challenger. She implies that Romney, who had a privileged upbringing, can't relate...
September 4, 2012 - 11:15am
August 31, 2012
Farm Bureau endorses Klobuchar
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar received support Friday from the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation Political Action Committee. The Republican-leaning organization endorsed Democrat Klobuchar over GOP challenger state Rep. Kurt Bills of Rosemount. “Sen. Klobuchar is a strong and...
August 31, 2012 - 2:35pm
Biden: Obama leadership saved auto plants
LORDSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is drawing attention to the Obama administration's rescue of the auto industry, criticizing GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney for opposing a federal bailout of General Motors and Chrysler. He singles out Romney running mate Paul...
August 31, 2012 - 12:17pm
August 15, 2012
Local residents show little interest in primary
BEMIDJI – Tuesday’s primary election revealed at least one problem that must be addressed before the November general election. Kay Mack, Beltrami County auditor, said residents along Birchmont Beach Road were attached to the wrong ward, meaning that they were told to vote in...
news / local
August 15, 2012 - 1:00am
August 14, 2012
Albrecht, Larson will square off for Bemidji mayoral post
City Councilor Rita Albrecht will challenge incumbent Dave Larson for mayor of Bemidji in November's general election. Albrecht received 467 votes and Larson received 380 in Tuesday's primary. Sachel Josefson, a third candidate, has 79 votes and will not advance.
news / local
August 14, 2012 - 11:20pm