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St. Patrick's Day was eventful for Hastings police department


Extra patrols were in place throughout Hastings during St. Patrick's Day on Sunday, and police were kept busy.

Among the items from Saturday:

• A fight was reported at a bar on Sibley Street at 11:09 p.m. Reserve officers on patrol in the area witnessed the fight.

One man had approached others, wanting to fight them. Someone took him up on the offer, and punched the man.

Two men were cited for disorderly conduct.

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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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