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Coach looks to carry momentum into next season
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Raiders look to continue strong MEC play, improve against section opponents next year
Raider boys' hockey lays foundation for years to come
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Organization urges: ride a bike every day in April
Dueling piano players share Hastings roots
Library books go head-to-head this month
HFS to host city-wide food fight
Hastings Reads main event fills HAC
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Letters to the editor for March 16
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January 28, 2017
Children's author visits Kennedy Elementary
David LaRochelle, a Minnesota author and illustrator, visited students at Kennedy Elementary School Jan. 19. LaRochelle spent the day doing some...
January 28, 2017 - 8:00am
January 27, 2017
Two arrested in association with recent mail thefts
Two people have been arrested in association with recent mail theft in Hastings. A 30-year-old Hastings man, Mark Smith Jr., has been charged...
News/crime and courts
January 27, 2017 - 9:10am
January 22, 2017
Devin Plank wins HMS National Geographic Bee
Devin Plank, a fifth-grader at Hastings Middle School, won the school's National Geographic Bee Jan. 11. The school bee was the first round in...
January 22, 2017 - 8:00am
January 20, 2017
Lisa Hedin voted in as new chair of school board
Lisa Hedin was unanimously voted as chair of the Hastings District 200 School Board on Jan. 4, after Vince O'Brien withdrew from the board. O'Brien, who was in the middle of his elected term as chair, stepped down after accepting the executive director position at the Colorado Continuing...
January 20, 2017 - 2:05pm
January 18, 2017
BreakAway Arts presents Dawn Morningstar Feb. 9
Dawn Morningstar, the author of "Venerable Women: Transform Ourselves, Transform the World," will be at BreakAway Arts and Cafe, 111 E. Third St., from 6-8:30 p.m. Feb. 9. There will be a social hour from 6-7 p.m. and a presentation from 7-8:30 p.m. "I really want people to walk about...
January 18, 2017 - 9:10am
January 17, 2017
Hastings delegate elected governor at Model Assembly
There were 115 Hastings delegates who attended the Model Assembly conference at the state Capitol Jan. 5-8. Two Hastings delegates were elected...
January 17, 2017 - 8:57am
January 16, 2017
New Year baby brings a fresh start to Prescott family
The first baby to be born at Regina Hospital in 2017 was David Benjamin Marshall. The baby boy was born at 6:03 p.m., Jan. 1, 2017, to parents...
January 16, 2017 - 8:15am
January 14, 2017
AARP tax assistance appointments can be made beginning Jan. 25
Trained tax assistants through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program are almost ready to offer their help through the Hastings Senior Center. This program is for seniors and low-income individuals who have basic tax returns. Appointments can be made starting Wednesday, Jan. 25, by...
January 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 13, 2017
School board chairman steps down mid-term
Vince O'Brien has stepped down from his position as chairman of the Hastings School Board in the middle of his third term. Vice chair Lisa Hedin...
January 13, 2017 - 8:41am
January 9, 2017
Three generations of pilots fly on board Weber's final flight
Three generations of pilots were aboard the Dec. 28 Delta flight from Minneapolis to Portland and back to celebrate the career of one Hastings...
January 9, 2017 - 9:25am
January 7, 2017
Minnesota to submit ESSA state plan in September 2017
Last month, the U.S. Department of Education issued final regulations on accountability, state plans and data reporting for implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act. Minnesota will submit their plan for the implementation of ESSA in September 2017. ESSA is the newest version of...
January 7, 2017 - 8:00am
January 6, 2017
Kathy Gleich wins Educator of the Year Award
Kathy Gleich, religion teacher at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, was chosen as Educator of the Year by the Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce. According...
January 6, 2017 - 1:38pm
Cindy Thury-Smith awarded Volunteer of the Year
Cindy Thury-Smith was chosen as the 2016 Volunteer of the Year by the Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce. For the past 15 years, Thury-Smith has...
January 6, 2017 - 1:35pm
January 5, 2017
Hastings students simulate state government
About 120 local students will go to Minneapolis and St. Paul Jan. 5-8 to serve as legislators, judges, attorneys, lobbyists, cabinet members...
January 5, 2017 - 12:52pm
January 4, 2017
Letter: Making our votes count
When we voted in the 2016 general election, we became winners. We have a continued faith in our republic form of government. Through 200-plus...
January 4, 2017 - 3:59pm