Weather Forecast


Mr. Hole In One: Joe Balsanek has five holes-in-one

Email News Alerts

The cup on the 15th hole at Majestic Oaks Golf Club sat behind a mound when Joe Balsanek teed off Aug. 13. It was 134 yards away, and Balsanek grabbed his 7-iron.


His son-in-law was with him. It was a nice day, and Balsanek was doing what he can't get enough of.



And off flew the little dimpled ball.

It went behind the mound. Probably landed on the green, Balsanek figured.

He was right.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

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.
(651) 319-4500