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Hastings Star Gazette
Corn maze a nod to first responders
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
Two in custody after spree of stolen, crashed vehicles in SE Minn
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
crime and courts
City of Hastings
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Raiders' football blanked by South St. Paul Packers
Report: Garnett will retire, ending comeback run with Wolves
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
HHS runners perform well in conference and Mayo cross-country meets
Utecht to visit Hastings with copies of his new book
Hastings church merges fitness, faith
Booya draws big appetites
Mariah Smith joins SEAS as new youth minister
Army veteran’s painting displayed at State Fair
arts and entertainment
Joyce E. Dvorak, 86 and Judy Dvorak Frank, 53
Brandon C. Bensen, 27
Phyllis M. Hagness, 74
David D. Marshall, 66
David D. Marshall
Editorial: How to stay on course when supporting charitable athletic events
Letter: Summer’s not over yet
Letter: Hastings is full of kind people
Letter: In support of Jason Lewis
Letter: Don’t count on biased candidate forums
Real Estate Showcase
September 26, 2016
Utecht to visit Hastings with copies of his new book
On Tuesday, Oct. 4, Hastings will get a chance to meet with former NFL tight end and Hastings native Ben Utecht over copies of his new book, “Counting The Days While My Mind Slips Away.” Utecht will be at the Hastings Bierstube, 109 W. 11th St., from 6-8 p.m. to discuss and sign...
September 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 10, 2016
Hastings joins national celebration of parks, recreation
The city of Hastings joined in celebrating National Parks and Recreation Month for the first time at the end of July. National Parks and Recreation...
August 10, 2016 - 3:27pm
August 1, 2016
Hastings Rotary Club presents 'Bruce in the USA'
As part of the Doffing Concert Series, the Hastings Area Rotary Club will host “Bruce in the USA” – The World’s #1 Tribute to Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – on Aug. 13 at the Rotary Pavilion in downtown Hastings. Summer 2016 marks the inaugural year for programming...
August 1, 2016 - 4:49pm
July 26, 2016
Antique Power Show to feature new buildings
The 26th annual Little Log House Antique Power Show, July 29-31, will feature two new buildings and a windmill. The Little Log House Pioneer...
July 26, 2016 - 3:28pm
Local family seeks help repairing home
A Hastings family is seeking help from the community with raising money to repair their home, which has issues with black mold. River of Life Church, 800 Vermillion St. in Hastings, is hosting a sale to benefit the family. The sale will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday, July 28-30....
July 26, 2016 - 3:25pm
July 21, 2016
Rivertown Days photos
Rivertown Days, Hastings’ annual community festival, was held last weekend, July 15-17. The event narrowly dodged three forces of nature that...
July 21, 2016 - 1:15pm
June 17, 2016
Pleasant Hill Library hosts root beer float party
Friends of the Pleasant Hill Library, which is a non-profit program that helps donate funds for materials and events for the Hastings community...
June 17, 2016 - 4:13pm
June 14, 2016
Car show opens to good crowd
The Hastings Cruise-In Car Show got off to a solid start last weekend, with hundreds of classic cars lined up along the streets in downtown Hastings....
June 14, 2016 - 8:50am
June 10, 2016
Cruise In car shows to start this weekend
This weekend, the annual downtown Hastings Cruise In car show will launch for the 2016 season. The show features hundreds of classic cars and...
June 10, 2016 - 8:54am
June 7, 2016
Letter: June 14 is Flag Day
On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress replaced the British symbols of the Grand Union flag with a new design featuring 13 white stars in a circle on a field of blue and 13 red and white stripes – one for each state. President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation calling for...
June 7, 2016 - 10:59am
May 23, 2016
‘Stay Young at Heart’ activities planned for Wednesday, May 25
The YMCA in Hastings has planned a special free day for senior citizens next week and they are all invited. The YMCA Senior Health and Fitness Day: “Stay Young at Heart: Stay Active, Stay Brilliant, Stay Calm,” will be held beginning at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 25. Activities continue...
May 23, 2016 - 11:40am
May 22, 2016
City remembers Vietnam War during 50th anniversary
The 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War begins this month. The community of Hastings will mark that observance as it, too, was impacted when two soldiers from Hastings – Duane Foss and Lawrence Swanson – were killed in action. See more about their lives and service below. Others...
May 22, 2016 - 8:00am
April 30, 2016
CNC hosts annual birding, Earth Day festival
For the past few years, Carpenter Nature Center has been opening its doors to host a special celebration. It started as the Hastings Area Birding...
April 30, 2016 - 8:00am
April 20, 2016
Saturday is International Migratory Bird Day in Hastings
This Saturday, bird and nature lovers will be taking in the spring air at the Earth Day Birding Festival, which will be held at Carpenter Nature Center. They'll also be observing an international holiday at the same time: International Migratory Bird Day. On Monday, the Hastings City...
April 20, 2016 - 1:27pm
April 14, 2016
Award-winning novelist Mary Sharratt will be here April 21
Mary Sharratt, an award-winning author, is coming to the United States to do some promotion for her latest work of historical fiction – a book about a woman who has a connection with William Shakespeare. She is also making a stop here in Hastings. Sharratt will be making an appearance...
April 14, 2016 - 8:00am