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CLIMB presents program on empathy and inclusions to youngsters at HCDC
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
Girl Scouts install Gaga ball pit at Pleasant Park, open house is Sept. 23
Police uncover basement marijuana grow operation
crime and courts
City of Hastings
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
Raiders girls’ soccer wins first match of the season
Hastings church merges fitness, faith
Booya draws big appetites
Mariah Smith joins SEAS as new youth minister
Army veteran’s painting displayed at State Fair
Civil War Weekend comes to LeDuc Historic Estate Sept. 10-11
arts and entertainment
ORDINANCE NO. 2016-10,
David D. Marshall
Mary M. Thurmes, 101
Sharon Jean Carroll
Mark W. Denn, 59
Mary Kimmes, 90
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
Real Estate Showcase
January 14, 2010
Meeting to plan Guard's homecoming is Thursday
After serving a year in Iraq, about 20 Hastings members of the Minnesota National Guard 34th Red Bull Infantry Division will be coming home. The Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Committee, led by Hastings resident/veteran Dean Markuson, will begin to make plans to welcome the members home....
January 14, 2010 - 9:08am
December 29, 2009
Vets home project focus changes
A supportive housing project at the Minnesota Veterans Home Hastings campus has a new focus - veterans only. The Minnesota Veterans Affairs Board decided recently it wanted a proposed supportive housing project at the campus to be strictly for veterans.
December 29, 2009 - 12:29pm
December 28, 2009
Stuffed with care: Soldier's family sends stockings to Red Bulls
Some Minnesota National Guard soldiers in Iraq will receive a special Christmas present. Stuffed stockings are headed to about 200 troops, compliments...
December 28, 2009 - 1:16pm
December 21, 2009
Firefighter in Hastings, Iraq
When Steve Holmes was deciding what specialization to pursue in the Air National Guard, the decision wasn't a difficult one. Since he was a...
December 21, 2009 - 3:37pm
November 6, 2009
Relief comes to Northland residents with family in Fort Hood
It's nearly a 1,300-mile drive from the Twin Ports to Fort Hood, Texas, but Thursday's news of gunfire and mass death at the world's largest...
November 6, 2009 - 8:02am
September 3, 2009
Forced to shrink, National Guard gets pickier
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Suffer from a bad case of acne? That could disqualify you from joining the Army National Guard. Too many speeding tickets? In today's slimmer, smarter Guard, that could keep you out, too. Under pressure from the Pentagon to trim its ranks, the Guard has been quietly...
September 3, 2009 - 7:34am
August 6, 2009
Vets home residents upset at program changes
Changes to the work therapy program at the Minnesota Veterans Home Hastings have some residents upset about cuts to their hours, but Veterans Administration officials say the changes are meant to allow more residents into the popular program. The members of the Hastings Veterans...
August 6, 2009 - 12:41pm
July 9, 2009
Former Hastings man killed in Afghanistan
"Life is too short, why not enjoy it?" Sgt. Wayne Hosford tried to live his life by those simple words, according to his sister, Michelle Nilson. Hosford,...
July 9, 2009 - 1:51pm
June 25, 2009
Seaman goes ashore
For the final time during his 22 years of service, Chief Builder Todd DeCosse of the U.S. Navy Saturday requested permission to go ashore. DeCosse, a Hastings native and Roberts, Wis., resident, was joined by about 90 members of his family, friends and Navy personnel in the Roberts...
June 25, 2009 - 12:57pm
Kline will highlight Langenfeld Foundation fundraiser for veterans
Minnesota 2nd District Congressman John Kline will lead others in saying 'thank you' to wounded American veterans when he highlights a special dinner fundraiser from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, July 19, in Seton Hall of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2035 W. 15th St....
June 25, 2009 - 12:43pm
June 18, 2009
Lewanski gets married, then leaves to serve in Iraq
The Minnesota National Guard 34th Infantry Division recently assumed control of the 16,000-person multinational force in the southern third of...
June 18, 2009 - 1:09pm
April 9, 2008
Bill allows easier voting for military personnel
Representatives voted 129-0 to make it easier for military personnel and others overseas to cast Minnesota ballots. Among other things, the bill allows those overseas to request to cast votes electronically. The bill, similar to one senators earlier passed, would apply to many people...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am