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Local man found his calling playing Irish pipes
Economic aid in legislative spotlight
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City of Hastings
Coach looks to carry momentum into next season
Raider gymnasts finish season on a high note
Raiders look to continue strong MEC play, improve against section opponents next year
Raider boys' hockey lays foundation for years to come
Alpine Ski teams receive awards at end-of-season banquet
Last days of MN FoodShare match for HFS
Hastings Relay for Life reboots for 2017
Organization urges: ride a bike every day in April
Dueling piano players share Hastings roots
Library books go head-to-head this month
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Letters to the editor for March 23
Letters to the editor for March 16
Editorial: Lawmakers, don't be too quick to hit delete
Letters to the editor for March 9
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Real Estate Showcase
March 8, 2017
Editorial: Congratulations to state tournament athletes
Over the past weeks — and in the upcoming weeks — we've had the privilege of reporting on several local student athletes who have made it to state tournaments in their various sports. This week, we dedicate this space to them and say congratulations.
March 8, 2017 - 8:00am
February 7, 2017
Ray Christensen, voice of the Gophers, dies at 92
BURNSVILLE — The Voice of the Gophers has fallen silent. Ray Christensen, who did play-by-play for University of Minnesota football games...
February 7, 2017 - 5:30am
September 8, 2016
Raider football team starts its season with 14-8 win over Henry Sibley
The Hastings Raiders football team beat the Henry-Sibley Warriors 14-8 in the season opener last Friday night. The Raiders came out on top in...
September 8, 2016 - 2:07pm
March 4, 2016
VanZee sets new school record in 500 freestyle during state swim meet
Hastings High School senior Jack VanZee set a new school record in the 500 freestyle during the preliminary round of the state swimming and diving...
March 4, 2016 - 8:28pm
Hastings swimmers win back-to-back section titles, prepare for state meet
For the first time in school history, the Hastings boys swimming and diving team has won back-to-back section titles. Saturday’s big win in...
March 4, 2016 - 3:19pm
February 29, 2016
Letter: Shooting team says thanks for support
To the editor, The Hastings High School Trap and Skeet Team would like to send a huge thank you out to Greg Wagner of Scab’s Place for sponsoring our third annual team meat raffle on Jan. 30. We would also like to thank the following businesses for donating various gift cards and...
February 29, 2016 - 10:39am
February 3, 2016
Three HHS athletes sign national letters of intent
Three Hastings High School athletes signed national letters of intent on Wednesday afternoon during national signing day. Sam Schorzman signed...
February 3, 2016 - 2:56pm
January 27, 2016
Afton Alps to host helmet challenge Jan. 30
Each winter, active Minnesotans hit their favorite hill to beat the winter blues, get some fresh air and exercise. Regions Hospital and Afton Alps are teaming up to join the fun, and sharing a message of the importance of wearing a helmet while you ski or ride. Helmet usage is on...
January 27, 2016 - 10:33am
December 30, 2015
Vaith to be inducted into state’s wrestling hall of fame
If there was ever a sure-thing when it came to the Minnesota Wrestling Hall of Fame, it had to be Paul Vaith. First, though, he had to be nominated....
December 30, 2015 - 11:04am
August 7, 2015
Editorial: Decision for early football start was a poor one
On Monday, the Hastings High School football team begins practice. If that seems early to you, you aren’t alone. The season was moved up one week this year by the Minnesota State High School League. Here’s why: for years, the state championship games were held inside at the Metrodome....
August 7, 2015 - 9:42am
July 29, 2015
Roger and Mary Kimmes to be inducted into Miesville baseball Hall of Fame
Roger and Mary Kimmes are this year’s inductees in the Miesville baseball Hall of Fame. According to Denny Hoffmann, a spokesperson for the Miesville Dugout Club, Roger and Mary Kimmes both played huge roles in Miesville baseball, resulting in the success of the organization that...
July 29, 2015 - 1:50pm
June 5, 2015
Raider track athletes fare well at state meet prelims
Hastings was well represented at the state track and field meet at Hamline University in St. Paul on Friday. Hastings had athletes in four...
June 5, 2015 - 5:46pm
June 3, 2015
The year-round disc golf course keeper
For some people, disc golf disk is one of those sports that starts in the spring, after there’s been enough sun to dry the ground and turn...
June 3, 2015 - 2:15pm
May 4, 2015
Stepan, Chorney face off in NHL playoffs
Hastings hockey fans were treated to a unique Stanley Cup Playoffs first-round matchup over the past two weeks. The matchup featured two former...
May 4, 2015 - 9:11am
April 16, 2015
Liz Kimmes wins 2015 Athena Award
Liz Kimmes doesn’t call a lot of attention to herself. “She’s pretty quiet,” said Sherri Mattson, who teaches adapted physical education...
April 16, 2015 - 10:35am