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Hastings Star Gazette
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
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
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
September 19, 2012
Let caution reign when beginning a new exercise regimen
Exercise is an essential component of any plan to get healthier. Men and women who want to lose weight or change their lifestyles to reduce their...
September 19, 2012 - 6:46am
September 13, 2012
A letter to the editor in a February issue of the Hastings Star Gazette has initiated the beginning of a Caregiver Corner column in this newspaper (see below). The letter was from a resident who was writing in regard to her parents, who do not live in Hastings. She questioned obtaining...
September 13, 2012 - 11:40am
September 6, 2012
September is Senior Center Month
For almost 40 years, the Hastings Area Senior Center has been providing programs for people 55 and older in the community. It has grown in the number, the quality and the variety of the programs it has offered. It is a good time for the Hastings Area Senior Center. It has been housed...
September 6, 2012 - 9:01am
August 30, 2012
Fall Zumba Gold starts
Zumba Gold for Seniors is held from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Senior Center, beginning Sept. 10. Zumba Fitness is the only Latin-inspired dance fitness program. The cost is $4 per session. Punch cards are available for purchase.
August 30, 2012 - 11:10am
Gym is open for basketball
Basketball can be played from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Tilden Community Center, 310 River St. There is no fee. Sign in at the Welcome Center by the entrance.
August 30, 2012 - 11:03am
August 23, 2012
Renovation planned at Augustana
The outside of Augustana Care Center has looked the same for many years and that look isn't about to change. Inside, though, it will soon be a different story. You won't recognize it. A major $1.4 million renovation project began several weeks ago on the first floor of the building,...
August 23, 2012 - 11:21am
August 9, 2012
Best ball golf tourney is set
The Hastings Area Senior Center's Best Ball tournament will be held at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, at Hidden Greens Golf Course. The tournament is open to all interested. The cost is $30 per person and includes nine holes of golf, a luncheon and prizes. Registration can be completed...
August 9, 2012 - 1:16pm
August 8, 2012
Depression need not be part of aging process
Myth: Depression is an expected part of growing older. Fact: While older adults are susceptible to depression, it is not a "given" that one...
August 8, 2012 - 6:37am
August 2, 2012
Casino night is set
A casino night will be held at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, at the Senior Center. The cost is $10 for the games, prizes and refreshments. Register with payment at the Senior Center.
August 2, 2012 - 1:55pm
Zumba Gold is under way
Zumba Gold is being offered at 9 a.m. Wednesdays at the Tilden Community Center. The class meets Aug. 15 and 22. Zumba Fitness is the only Latin-inspired dance-fitness program. Zumba Gold takes the Zumba formula and modifies the moves and pacing to suit the needs of the active older...
August 2, 2012 - 1:51pm
July 26, 2012
Summer picnic is planned
The annual summer picnic is at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, at the Senior Center. The Hastings Lions Club is grilling brats and hamburgers. Those attending are asked to bring a dish to share or $5.
July 26, 2012 - 11:48am
Summer activities under way
Summer outdoor activities are under way through the Hastings Area Senior Center. The golf club meets at 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays at various golf courses. Schedules are available at the center. Tennis is played at 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Roadside Park. All skill levels are...
July 26, 2012 - 11:45am
Let's Go Fishing trips are planned
Let's Go Fishing trips are being scheduled now. The trips are free and up to 10 people can be on the boat which departs from Prescott. Participants can fish or just go along for the ride. The trips are free. Call 480-7689.
July 26, 2012 - 11:42am
Bike trip is planned
A summer overnight bike trip to Lanesboro will be held Thursday and Friday, Aug. 9 and 10. Participants will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, to travel to Lanesboro. The cost is $60 per person and includes hotel, continental breakfast, evening snacks, bike storage and tax. Participants...
July 26, 2012 - 11:40am
Spotlight on Boomers
A Tilden 50+ talent show is scheduled for late September. Hastings Area Senior Center coordinator Laurie Thrush and Hastings "Piano Man" Dave Pattridge are planning the evening. Tryouts and rehearsals will be held. Anyone interested in sharing their talents should contact Laurie...
July 26, 2012 - 11:39am