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A count from Ally Supportive Services has shown that there were at least 100 homeless people in Hastings in the 12 months prior to July 2022. The...
November 30, 2022
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By John McLoone The Hastings City Council will hold a hearing on its proposed budget that includes a 6.6 percent increase in the tax levy. T...
November 30, 2022
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The Hastings Gobble Gait started in 1998 as a small race to raise funds for Hastings Family Service. Since then, it has grown to proportions beyond wh...
November 30, 2022
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A holiday tradition returns to the area after two years of being a virtual event. The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train will return to the rails...
November 30, 2022
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“Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast.” -William Shakespeare Hopefully this saying will give us all a good outlook on the upcoming s...
November 30, 2022
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30 years ago November 26, 1992 Obituaries: Donald P. Raskob, age 65 of Hastings. Born August 23, 1927 in Wayzata. Married Angela Gangelhoff on Oct. 26...
November 30, 2022
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By Brian Schommer Have you ever tried a “Mintendo Mocha?” If you are a fan of Mint Mocha’s, you should try one if you are out and about in downtown Ha...
November 30, 2022
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This is the first of a two-part series. Next week’s installment will talk about agencies that help the homeless and how the community can best help. ...
November 23, 2022
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ReDO fitness is located in the bottom level of Shepard of the Valley Lutheran Church at 1450 West Fourth St. in Hastings and they are facing challenge...
November 23, 2022
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By Bea Westerberg Thankful for all of you! “Not what we say about our blessings but how we use them, is the true measure of Thanksgiving.” - ...
November 23, 2022
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Christmas once started for me when the JC Penny and Sears catalogs came in the mail. They came early in the Fall and I wore them out looking at the to...
November 30, 2022
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Gobble Gait Thanksgiving Day Run/Walk - 11/24/22 8:30 a.m. Gobble Gait is celebrating 25 years of raising money for Hastings Family Service. The ra...
November 23, 2022
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Out$> About Sometimes when we are out and about, the “where” we are going is far less important that the “why” we are going or the “who” ...
November 23, 2022
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30 years ago November 19, 1992 Coming in for news three decades ago, Vermillion had its first new mayor in 20 years. This was the result as reported o...
November 23, 2022
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Next to Super Bowl Sunday, Black Friday almost certainly is the most hyped day of the year. Whether it’s the busiest shopping day or, as the sto...
November 23, 2022
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Governor Tim Walz celebrated new job numbers that show Minnesota created nearly 17,400 new jobs in October, outpacing the nation by half a percentage...
November 23, 2022
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LETTER to the Editor To the editor: Now that the midterm elections are over, it’s time for the next Congress to start preparing for their...
November 23, 2022
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Gobble Gait is an 8k and 2k run/walk held on Thanksgiving morning that began in 1998 to support the programs and services at Hastings Family Service (...
November 16, 2022
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By Dan Solovitz A Hastings School Board special meeting was held on Nov. 9 at the HMS Media Center. Discussion was focused on the availability to ...
November 16, 2022
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Trust is one of the great socially healthy gifts we have lost in many American homes. Trust in marriage has been substituted with distrust in permanen...
November 16, 2022
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Remembering earlier times in an article by Steve Eide, female veterans from the Hastings area reflected on World War Two. Among the service opportun...
November 16, 2022
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“When the mouse laughs at the cat, there's a hole nearby.” - Nigerian Proverb As the world's problems and events are whirling around all o...
November 16, 2022
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Talking turkey MY Any turkey that wants a safe refuge through the Thanksgiving holiday is welcome to take refuge with me. I will offer ...
November 16, 2022
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By Brian Schommer  As we get more into the season of hustle and bustle, finding the perfect gifts for the ones that you love is on the minds of many. ...
November 16, 2022
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LETTER to the Editor To the editor: I subscribe to your newspaper and read the article on the last School Board meeting. It talked about ...
November 16, 2022
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Rise Up Recovery is hosting a banquet on November 17 at 6:30 p.m. at Almquist Farms. Tickets are available for $25 at the door. Dinner will be provid...
November 16, 2022
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Sorry to any fans of the popular HBO show “Game of Thrones,” the opportunity to use the iconic line has passed. Winter is not coming, it is here. Last...
November 16, 2022
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Social media randomly proves to be useful now and then, especially for story ideas. This particular idea came from a person upset that there are cats ...
November 9, 2022
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It’s OK again MY Our youngest kids, once again, have flown the coop. For several years while our youngest two daughters were in college,...
November 9, 2022