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February 5, 2018
Kim Nyberg selflessly paid for a customer's groceries when the woman misplaced her cash. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Coborn's cashier pays it forward
February 5, 2018 - 7:49am
January 31, 2018
Air-itorial over the big game: How the Super Bowl air traffic plan came together
January 31, 2018 - 7:20pm
January 28, 2018
Deb and Jim Lyness are ready for the big game with their volunteer Crew 52 gear. The two will work the Super Bowl Live event on Nicollet Mall leading up to the game. play button
Hastings helps make up Super Bowl's Crew 52
January 28, 2018 - 10:00am
January 24, 2018
Brinley Leibrock, 4, of Farmington, donned butterfly wings with her purple Minnesota Vikings jersey in hopes of bringing good luck to the team before the Jan. 21, 2018, NFC Championship game. While that didn’t work, parents Matt and Jessica Leibrock launched the “Vikings Brotherly Love,” which has taken flight. They hope it also will teach their daughter important lessons about sportsmanship and bullying. Submitted photo
Shower them with purple kindness
January 24, 2018 - 10:38am
January 22, 2018
Ten students participated in the Hastings Middle School Geography Bee. Pictured are, from front left, Robert Benjamin, Adam Duer, Ethan Bernt and Zach Hudella. From back left are Devin Plank, Wyatt Burg, Owen Bakker, Ben Clemens, Jackson Pettit and Gabi Kurtz. Photo by Mark Cernohous
Bernt wins HMS Geography Bee
January 22, 2018 - 7:49am
January 16, 2018
Scott Tuin was named the January Rotary Student of the Month. Submitted photo
Tuin awarded Rotary Student of the Month
January 16, 2018 - 9:43am
January 2, 2018
A banner was ready for bus driver Vic Teuber of Hastings Bus Company when he dropped off students at St. John the Baptist Catholic School-Vermillion for the last time. Teuber retired after 40 years of driving school buses. Pictured (from left) are Teuber, Lily Simones, Kaylee Pohl, Ava Parisian and Principal Mike Strommen. Submitted photo
PHOTOS: Riders celebrate Vermillion bus driver's retirement
January 2, 2018 - 9:27am
December 31, 2017
When Campbell Hundt of Prescott turned 13 on Friday, Dec. 16, her mom Jana signed up Campbell and her friends to ring bells for the Salvation Army in Hastings. Pictured are (back row, from left) Breana Matzek, Aimee Yaeger, Katrina Budworth, Maddie Rundquist, Evalyn Sieben, Ava Johnson, Ava Salay; (front row)  Addie Raebel, Campbell Hundt (birthday girl), and Morgan Murphy. All the girls are from Prescott, except Murphy, who is from Prior Lake, Minn. Photo courtesy of Jana Hundt
Happy Birthday: A lesson in giving vs. receiving
December 31, 2017 - 8:00am
December 21, 2017
When Gabrielle Hruska first got the phone call that there was smoke coming from her house, she was unsure if her daughter Grace was possibly home. But thankfully her daughter was not in the house. Submitted photo
Amidst flames and destruction, Prescott family feels gratitude
December 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 12, 2017
Alison Cromie’s father Craeg Nolan of Rosemount built piggy banks for all his grandchildren, including Magnus, 6, and his 4-year-old brother Corvus Cromie. Submitted photograph
Rosemount family builds piggy banks to fulfill father's dying wish
December 12, 2017 - 8:45am
December 11, 2017
A variety of picturesque paintings were donated to the Veterans Home. The paintings will be given to residents as artwork for their rooms. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Gifts of 'peace and 'beauty': Redlin gives back to Hastings Veterans Home with art
December 11, 2017 - 8:45am
December 7, 2017
Anna Mangan is pictured working with a patient in Chiclayo, Peru. Mangan recently spent a week in Peru distributing wheelchairs to people in need. Submitted photoplay button
Making a difference: Regina physical therapist helps in Peru
December 7, 2017 - 3:32pm
December 1, 2017
Jim Meyer's shed caught fire before he had finished harvest. All of his farming equipment was destroyed in the blaze. Photo courtesy of Jim Meyer
Help at harvest: Neighbors aid Castle Rock farmer after he loses equipment in fire
December 1, 2017 - 8:00am
November 16, 2017
Reid Erickson lives with a traumatic brain injury after he broke his neck from a wartime explosion in Afghanistan. Today his service dog Milton acts as a protector and wears a vest in public and aids Erickson when he is home alone. “I don’t say he is my dog, I say I am his human,” Erickson said. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Farmington veteran finds support from loving service dog
November 16, 2017 - 8:45am
November 9, 2017
 Joshua Ryan of Farmington (left) won nearly $13,000 worth of merchandise and services on "The Price is Right." He taped  his episode Aug. 1 and it aired Nov. 1 with host Drew Carey. Submitted photo
Farmington native wins on 'The Price is Right'
November 9, 2017 - 9:00pm