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Highway 55 heading into Hastings was finally passable on Sunday morning. (Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson)

Winter storm drops 16 to 18 inches of snow in Hastings

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Winter storm drops 16 to 18 inches of snow in Hastings
Hastings Minnesota 745 Spiral Boulevard 55033

An incredible winter storm dropped approximately 16 inches of snow in Hastings over the weekend. Snow began falling here Friday night around 9 p.m. and finally let up at about 7 p.m. Saturday.

When all was said and done, the snow total makes the blizzard one of the worst in the state's history.

If you have photographs of the storm that you want to share with the Star Gazette, please e-mail them to editor Chad Richardson:

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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