December 15, 2005
After months of practice, students at Pine Harbor Christian Academy celebrated the Christmas season with a musical entitled “Meet Me at the Manger.” Kindergartners are pictured performing. They are Alyssa Olson, Leah Steding, Jasmine Callies, Alyssa Padmanabhan, Joey Merrill, Micha Walt and Andrew Hawn. Over 300 parents and friends enjoyed the performance and cookies and punch afterwards.
November 3, 2005
Fifty Hastings High School girls coordinated their Halloween costumes and went as contestants for the Miss America Pageant to school.
September 23, 1965
Competing for the Northern Regional Fast Pitch Softball championship last weekend at Fargo N.D., the Loesch’s Bar team representing Hastings and the state of Minnesota defeated defending Region champion Cloquet, but lost out in the double-elimination tournament to the two teams which ended up in the finals. Front row left to right sponsor Arnie Loesch, Larry McNamara, Clayt McNamara, Tom Rein, Gene Hageman, Tom Niederkorn and Walt Nelson, back row manager Red Van Guilder, Ray Brown, Wayne Erickson (pick up player from Scandia for the tournament), Dave Amy, Tom Swanson, Curt Thalberg, Marty Conzemius, Don Amy and sponsor Fritz Loesch.
submitted photo Hastings Star Gazette, July 16, 2015
This photo show the original gas station at what is now known as The Point just north of Hastings at the intersection of highways 61 and 10. The gas station was opened by the Kummer family in the 1940s. Long time owner John Kummer, now 83, worked at The Point for the past 54 years of his life.
The Hastings Star Gazette, June 28, 1990
Hastings Star Gazette, June 9, 2005
These six active citizens want others to join them for exercise and fun every Tuesday and Thursday morning. From left to right are Elvera Careful, Bob Carufel, Kaye Laib, Barb Laib, Glenn Krick and Bob Tisdell.
The Hastings Gazette, May 27, 1965
The Hastings Gazette, March 25, 1965
The Hastings Gazette, March 18, 1965