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A shiny new roof ... literally


When the hail storm of June 20, 2007, blew through Hastings, many homeowners got a blessing in disguise: new roofs.

For most, it was a matter of picking out new shingles and deciding which contractor to hire.

Most people, though, don't have copper roofs.

And most homes in Hastings weren't designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

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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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