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HHS girls’ tennis splits matches against St. Paul North and Mahtomedi
HHS cross-country runs in Hudson Raider Invitational
Hastings’ volleyball falls to Eastview and beats Mahtomedi
Boys’ soccer goes 2-1 over the week
HHS girls’ soccer goes 1-1-1 in busy week
Returned to the wild: CNC releases rehabilitated raptors
Hastings Tires Plus owner drives fast for ChumpCar races
Utecht to visit Hastings with copies of his new book
Hastings church merges fitness, faith
Booya draws big appetites
arts and entertainment
Lyndon J. LaSalle, 71
Phyllis M. Hagness, 74
David D. Marshall, 66
Joyce E. Dvorak, 86 and Judy Dvorak Frank, 53
Brandon C. Bensen, 27
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Letter: In support of Tony Jurgens
Letter: In response to veteran’s letter
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February 7, 2013
Raider girls enter postseason as No. 4 seed
The girls hockey team has already entered the postseason. On Wednesday night, Hastings played host to East Ridge at the Civic Arena. The winner kept its season alive. The losing team had its season come to an end. Hastings was the No. 4 seeded team in the tournament. East Ridge was...
February 7, 2013 - 9:40am
January 31, 2013
Hastings girls hockey team goes 0-1-1 in two SEC games
The Hastings girls hockey team is now 6-7-4 in the Suburban East Conference following a week that saw them go 0-1-1. Hastings lost to Mounds View on Friday, 3-2. They tied East Ridge on Monday, 2-2. In the game against the Raptors, Hastings fell behind 1-0 and 2-1 before tying...
January 31, 2013 - 10:49am
Hastings jumps up to 2nd in SEC with 9-5 record
The Hastings Raiders are now the No. 2 team in the Suburban East Conference standings. On Tuesday night, Hastings moved up with a 5-1 win over Roseville. Cretin-Derham Hall leads the league with a 10-3 record. Hastings is 9-5 on the season, Mounds View is 8-3-2 and Roseville is...
January 31, 2013 - 10:11am
January 24, 2013
Raiders edge Ponies and Wolfpack
The Hastings boys hockey team improved to 9-6-1 on the season with a big 8-5 win over Park on Saturday afternoon in Hastings. The win came thanks in large part to a quick start and a furious finish. Hastings took a 3-0 lead after one period. Bailey Siewert, Andrew Bussey and Mark...
January 24, 2013 - 10:54am
Raiders rebound to win over Royals
The flu has hit a number of Hastings residents hard, and among those it has affected are a number of players on the HHS girls hockey team. Finally, it appears as though the Raiders have turned a corner, and they are getting healthier. That, plus a struggling Woodbury team, was the...
January 24, 2013 - 10:39am
January 17, 2013
Hastings edges Forest Lake in overtime, 3-2
The Hastings boys hockey team earned a hard-fought win Thursday night at home against Forest Lake. The Raiders won, 3-2, in overtime. "We played very well," coach Russ Welch said. "We put a lot of shots on net. It was a great game up and down the rink. I thought both teams played...
January 17, 2013 - 10:14am
Hastings falls to Roseville, 6-3, in SEC matchup
Six third-period goals by Roseville doomed the Hastings girls hockey team in a 6-3 loss on Friday. Hastings fell behind 2-0 in the first period, but got a goal with just 21 seconds left in the first period to make the score 2-1. The goal was scored by Sami Claussen, assisted by...
January 17, 2013 - 10:02am
January 10, 2013
Slow starts spell doom for Raiders in pair of SEC losses
After a hot start to the season, the Hastings boys hockey team has cooled off a bit. The big problem for the Raiders over the past few weeks has been getting off to a slow start. On the season, Hastings started with a 5-1 record. Since then, though, Hastings has gone 1-4-1 in its...
January 10, 2013 - 10:13am
Raiders lose three straight SEC matchups
After a strong start in Suburban East Conference play, the Hastings girls hockey team has come upon some leaner times. The Raiders have lost three SEC games in a row, slipping to 4-3-4 in league play. "This last week was a tough one for our team in terms of wins and losses," Coach...
January 10, 2013 - 10:04am
January 3, 2013
Raiders take third at South St. Paul tourney
The Hastings boys hockey team placed third at a tournament last week at South St. Paul. Hastings technically went 1-1-1 at the tournament, then won a shootout to claim third place. The tournament started with a 4-1 win over Woodbury. "We played fairly well in that one," coach Russ...
January 3, 2013 - 11:06am
Hastings takes third at Farmington tourney
The Hastings girls hockey team must really like being on the ice this season. It appears as though the team is doing everything it can to make its games last as long as possible. Hastings is 9-2-4 so far this season, and nine games have gone into overtime. Hastings has won four of...
January 3, 2013 - 11:04am
December 27, 2012
Raiders tie East Ridge, 3-3
It is quickly becoming the season of the Suburban East Conference tie for the Hastings Raiders girls hockey team. On Thursday, Hastings tied East Ridge, 3-3. Hastings is 2-1-3 in its last six games. Ties have also come against Forest Lake and White Bear Lake. Against the Raptors,...
December 27, 2012 - 8:44am
December 20, 2012
Hastings beats Cretin, 5-1
The Hastings Raiders are enjoying what is turning out to be a very strong girls hockey season. Hastings has a 7-1-3 record so far this season, including a convincing 5-1 win over Cretin-Derham Hall on Saturday, Dec. 8. Coming into the game, C-DH was ranked No. 20 in the state. "Giving...
December 20, 2012 - 9:35am
Hastings boys hockey team falls to East Ridge, 4-3
The East Ridge Raptors came out on top of a back-and-forth boys hockey game against Hastings last week. The Raptors won, 4-3. Hastings fell behind 1-0 early in the contest, but the score was tied at 9:49 when Mark Huneke scored, assisted by Andrew Bussey and Matt Koch. East Ridge...
December 20, 2012 - 9:33am
December 14, 2012
Boys hockey team improves to 5-1 on the season
The Hastings boys hockey team is off to its best start in years, holding a 5-1 record through its first six games. One of those wins came Tuesday night at home against North St. Paul. Hastings got one goal in the first period, scored by Andrew Bussey. The Raiders went up 2-0 in...
December 14, 2012 - 9:44am