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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
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
Mariah Smith joins SEAS as new youth minister
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Phyllis M. Hagness, 74
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Joyce E. Dvorak, 86 and Judy Dvorak Frank, 53
Brandon C. Bensen, 27
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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February 4, 2016
Boys hockey: Raiders lose a pair of games
Despite taking a promising 2-0 lead, the Hastings boys hockey team lost to the Simley Spartans on Thursday night, 4-3, in overtime. Hastings led 1-0 on a goal at 2:49 of the second period by Logan Stokke, assisted by Zach Edmeier. Then, at 7:26, Colin Sieh scored short-handed to give...
February 4, 2016 - 3:39pm
Girls hockey: Hastings starts play in section tournament
It was both busy and productive last week for the Hastings girls hockey team. On Tuesday, Jan. 26, the Raiders beat up on their old Suburban East Conference foes from Stillwater, 5-3, thanks in large part to a four-goal performance from senior Kiki Radke. Hastings then whipped Simley,...
February 4, 2016 - 10:37am
January 14, 2016
Girls hockey: Tough competition, close games mark start of 2016
In terms of competition, the Hastings girls hockey team has seen the state’s best in recent weeks and the Raiders have lived to tell about it. Going back to Tuesday, Dec. 29, Hastings faced No. 3 ranked St. Paul United and lost, 3-2. Last week, on Jan. 5, Hastings took on Dodge...
January 14, 2016 - 9:16am
January 8, 2016
Girls hockey: Raiders place third at their own holiday tourney
The Hastings girls hockey team stayed busy over the holidays while hosting their own tournament at the Civic Arena. Hastings beat River Lakes (Rocori) on Monday, Dec. 28, 1-0. They lost to St. Paul United on Dec. 29, 3-2, and then beat East Grand Forks in the finale, 4-2. Coach Jeff...
January 8, 2016 - 9:09am
December 31, 2015
Boys hockey: South St. Paul beats Hastings in high-scoring game, 6-3
The Hastings boys hockey team slipped to 2-6 on the season after a 6-3 loss to the South St. Paul Packers on Saturday. Hastings actually held a 1-0 lead after one period of play, but the Packers erupted with four second-period goals to take a 4-2 lead by the end of the second period....
December 31, 2015 - 9:50am
December 10, 2015
Boys hockey: Raiders lose pair to Eastview, Eagan, now 1-4
Tuesday night’s non-conference battle against the Eastview Lightning didn’t end up going the right way for Hastings, but man was it a fun...
December 10, 2015 - 2:35pm
Girls hockey: Raiders improve to 5-2-1 on the season
The non-conference portion of the Hastings girls hockey season has, for the most part, come and gone. Hastings opened its season with eight games against teams not in the Metro East Conference, and those games usually serve as a good gauge for the Raiders. They played section opponents...
December 10, 2015 - 2:29pm
November 13, 2015
Hastings hockey season opens with loss to Jefferson
The 2015-16 winter sports season is officially underway at Hastings High School. The season opened Friday, Nov. 6, in girls hockey when the...
November 13, 2015 - 11:19am
February 19, 2015
Hastings boys hockey season comes to an end with 5-2 loss to Apple Valley
The Hastings boys hockey season came to an end on Tuesday night here with a 5-2 loss to Apple Valley. Hastings was the No. 8 seed. Apple Valley was the No. 9. The Eagles took a 2-0 lead in the first period, but Austin Houska got Hastings on the scoreboard in the second period...
February 19, 2015 - 4:20pm
February 12, 2015
Girls hockey: Season ends with 7-1 loss to Eastview
The section tournament started well but did not end well for the Hastings girls hockey team last week. On Wednesday of last week, the Raiders advanced in section play with a solid 2-0 win over Burnsville. “Our girls, behind the incredible student body’s support, got rolling...
February 12, 2015 - 11:01am
January 29, 2015
Hockey: Raiders plan big celebration for Saturday
Fifty years of varsity hockey in Hastings will be celebrated Saturday at the first Hockey Day in Hastings. All four coaches in the program’s history will be in attendance and former players and managers are asked to come to the rink for a big team photo before the game. Following...
January 29, 2015 - 12:51pm
Hockey: Hasting girls win another, prepare for section tourney
The Hastings girls hockey team is less than one week away from beginning its postseason. On Wednesday night, if all goes as planned, Hastings will be playing host to a first-round section tournament game. The way it looks right now, Hastings will have a good shot at earning the...
January 29, 2015 - 12:50pm
January 22, 2015
Raider boys earn third straight win with comeback effort against Park
After a bumpy start to the season, it appears as though the Hastings boys hockey team has found its footing. Hastings has won three games in a row, including a 5-4 win on Tuesday night over Park of Cottage Grove. Hastings trailed 4-2 at 4:05 of the third period before storming...
January 22, 2015 - 9:26am
Girls hockey team is 10-2-1 in its last 13 games
What a run the Hastings girls hockey team has been on over the past month. Since Hastings took the ice against North St. Paul on Friday, Dec. 12, the Raiders have gone 10-2-1. The only losses in that stretch have been to Hill-Murray, the No. 4 ranked team in the state at the moment....
January 22, 2015 - 9:09am
January 16, 2015
Raider boys lose on the ice to Eastview, Hill-Murray
Despite the outcome, Hastings boys hockey coach Russ Welch said his team’s 3-2 loss to Eastview on Tuesday, Jan. 6, was one of his team’s best games yet. “It may have been one of our better games all year, even though we lost,” Welch said. “We played very, very well....
January 16, 2015 - 9:15am