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Hastings Dairy Queen preparing for new building

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The Hastings Dairy Queen, located on Vermillion Street, will be closing a month earlier than usual this fall. And, by the time the store reopens in the spring, it will look much different.


Crews will demolish the existing building, which has been in use for 55 years, and begin work on a new facility.

When the new site opens in February, it will feature a drive-thru window and the Orange Julius line, well known for its smoothies.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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