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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
Burton Irving Benjamin, 75
David Alan Metzger, 50
Rudy C. Hovseth, 75
Virginia C. Mayer, 80
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
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September 4, 2012
Rongstad named NSIC Offensive Player of the Week
BEMIDJI — Bemidji State quarterback Lance Rongstad was named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Offensive Player of the Week Tuesday. Rongstad helped guide the Beavers to a season-opening victory Aug. 31 against Upper Iowa. The senior captain from Eleva, Wis., completed...
sports / beavers
September 4, 2012 - 11:41pm
August 31, 2012
Spuds score late to outlast Bemidji
MOORHEAD – Last year the Bemidji football team advanced to the final game of the state Class 4A tournament. Moorhead also was a state participant, claiming the Section 8-5A title. Friday at Moorhead the two northern Minnesota powers clashed and, to no one’s surprise, the outcome...
sports / Lumberjacks
August 31, 2012 - 11:16pm
Down to the wire: Bemidji State escapes after Upper Iowa botches last second field goal
BEMIDJI – It wasn’t until the Bemidji State football team saw Upper Iowa botch the snap on a field goal with five seconds left that the Beavers...
sports / beavers
August 31, 2012 - 11:10pm
Fan falls to death at Texans stadium in Houston
HOUSTON (AP) — A 25-year-old fan died after tumbling about 60 feet from a fifth-floor escalator at the Reliant Stadium during a preseason Houston Texans' game, officials said Friday. The man fell to the ground floor during Thursday night's clash against the Minnesota Vikings, and...
August 31, 2012 - 12:56pm
August 30, 2012
Bemidji eager to discover identity today at Moorhead
BEMIDJI – Each team, no matter the sport or the level of expertise, develops an identity that is unique to the collective talents of the players. The identity of the 2011 Lumberjacks was based on the notion that nothing would stand in the way of victory. And that team lived up to...
sports / Lumberjacks
August 30, 2012 - 11:34pm
Conference title, playoff hopes begin today for BSU football team
BEMIDJI – It wouldn’t be quite accurate to say it’s “Now or never” for the Bemidji State football team. But for the Beavers’ talented senior class, it’s their last shot at winning a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference title. Their last shot at making the playoffs....
sports / beavers
August 30, 2012 - 11:32pm
August 24, 2012
Chargers win field goal fight with Vikings 12-10
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The San Diego Chargers escaped from a sloppy preseason game with some confidence in their defense. Their kickers were in fine form, too. Nick Novak's 45-yard field goal as time expired gave the Chargers a 12-10 victory on Friday over Minnesota, after Vikings quarterback...
August 24, 2012 - 11:53pm
August 22, 2012
MSU-Mankato football coach faces porn case
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — The head football coach at Minnesota State, Mankato, was charged Wednesday with two counts related to child pornography after authorities said they found nude images of children on his cellphone. Todd Hoffner, 46, of Eagle Lake, was charged with one count of...
August 22, 2012 - 10:25pm
Vikings counting on Guion but knee injury persists
EDEN PRAIRIE (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings were excited about the progress Letroy Guion was making in his transition from one defensive tackle spot to the other. He showed up in ideal shape, expressed a positive attitude about the new position and hustled all over the field at the...
August 22, 2012 - 10:24pm
August 21, 2012
Peterson tells Vikings their no-preseason plan is OK
EDEN PRAIRIE (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have a better idea about how to finish preparing Adrian Peterson and his surgically repaired left knee for the season. The plan, simply, is more practice. Coach Leslie Frazier said Tuesday his change of mind about handing the ball to his...
August 21, 2012 - 10:49pm
MSU Mankato football coach booked in child porn case
EAGLE LAKE (AP) — The head football coach at Minnesota State, Mankato, is in custody on charges related to child pornography. Todd Hoffner was booked into the Blue Earth County Jail on Tuesday afternoon. He has not been formally charged, and it was not immediately clear whether...
August 21, 2012 - 3:48pm
August 20, 2012
Interceptions must increase for Vikings to improve
EDEN PRAIRIE (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings tied for the league lead last season in sacks, so opposing quarterbacks should’ve been flustered into forcing plenty of bad throws that the secondary could take the other way. But rarely did that happen against this depleted group of defensive...
August 20, 2012 - 11:33pm
August 18, 2012
Experience matters: Bemidji State offense has senior leadership on its side
BEMIDJI – It’s subtle, but Dustin Kroeplin sees the change in the Bemidji State University offense already. It’s only been a year, but the senior running back says that year of experience makes all the difference. “A lot of guys are stepping up, and we’re kinda becoming...
sports / beavers
August 18, 2012 - 9:45pm
August 17, 2012
Ponder thrives for Vikings in 36-14 win over Bills
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Christian Ponder isn't a rookie anymore. In his second preseason with Minnesota, he looks a lot more polished than that. Ponder threw a first-quarter touchdown pass in a sharp three-possession appearance and the Vikings breezed to a 36-14 victory Friday night...
August 17, 2012 - 11:24pm
August 15, 2012
Peterson has never doubted playing in Vikings opener
MANKATO (AP) — The NFL season starts for Minnesota on Sept. 9, barely eight months after Adrian Peterson had reconstructive surgery on his...
August 15, 2012 - 11:20pm