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May 1, 2019
The musical's orchestra practices their pieces as the cast practices behind them. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
'Into the Woods' brings fairy tale characters into one story
May 1, 2019 - 9:46am
April 26, 2019
Hastings School Board: Parents oppose teacher nonrenewal
April 26, 2019 - 5:00am
April 23, 2019
Hastings' graduation rate at highest point in five years
April 23, 2019 - 3:49pm
April 22, 2019
First graders Aiden Kroska and Lily Johnson read about penguins and butterflies. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Literacy initiative: Multi-year plan in its 1st year at Hastings elementary schools
April 22, 2019 - 6:00am
April 17, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz appointed Mary Cathryn Ricker as Minnesota commissioner of education in January. Ricker is a former English teacher, president of the St. Paul Federation of Teachers, and executive vice president of the American Federation of Teachers.  Photo courtesy of the Walz administration
Ricker 'exhilarated' every day: State commissioner of education touts strong practices
April 17, 2019 - 11:00am
April 13, 2019
Spencer Johnson helps a student make a fishing lure. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings middle school teacher set to retire after nearly 33-year career
April 13, 2019 - 6:00am
March 29, 2019
Hastings School Board named Scott Gergen chair and Lisa Hedin vice chair. They swapped roles after the two had been vice chair and chair, respectively, for the last two years. File photo.
Hastings School Board: Bid for middle school work accepted, district finances strong
March 29, 2019 - 10:19am
March 28, 2019
Hastings Public Schools Health Services Coordinator Mary Ellen Fox re-enacts how the eye test portion of the screening works with Angie McGinnis, the school district's early childhood coordinator. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings Community Education could benefit from funding relief
March 28, 2019 - 5:00pm
March 19, 2019
Luke Warren addresses the Riverside Company on Feb. 27. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings Show Choir director Luke Warren is focused on the process, not results
March 19, 2019 - 5:00am
March 13, 2019
Rocco Casalenda shows off his oil in water experiment on March 8 at the St. John the Baptist Catholic School science fair. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Photos: Ketchup, taste tests and more at St. John the Baptist Catholic School's science fair
March 13, 2019 - 8:00am
March 6, 2019
Kids of all ages gathered into a large crowd under the bridge above the commons to catch Mardi Gras beads. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Recap: Hastings French Honor Society hosts Mardi Gras celebration
March 6, 2019 - 9:47am
March 1, 2019
Samantha Bowens talked with Angela Neuharth about EMS work at the career fair. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings High School career fair draws students interested in the military to arts
March 1, 2019 - 6:00am
Joe Beattie, a Hastings High School biology teacher, is one of 40 semifinalsts for Minnesota Teacher of the Year. File photo
Educator is semifinalist for state Teacher of the Year
March 1, 2019 - 6:00am
February 22, 2019
Hastings Public Schools district office is surrounded by snow from recent days. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
School Board: Hastings to make up for snow days
February 22, 2019 - 2:17pm
February 20, 2019
One of the goals of the Goodhue County Historical Society is to portray life in the area in an earlier time.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
101 Things To Do: Goodhue County History Center
February 20, 2019 - 8:00pm