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
The Hastings Gazette, February 27, 1975
The Hastings Star Gazette, February 16, 1989
Teresa Larson and Michelle Daniels demonstrate the affliction know as the kiss-o-gram. Kiss-o-grams were distributed Valentine’s Day by the Drama Club after selling the grams for the past week. For the price of 35 cents or four for $1, students were able to send their loved one a song, a sucker, a card and a kiss.
Hastings Gazette February 6, 1075