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Hastings Star Gazette
Highway 55 crash on Wednesday causes one serious injury
We're No. 27! Hastings breaks through NerdWallet rankings on list of employment hotspots for millenials
Trying to find a way home: Pearl Harbor veteran’s attempt to move closer to family blocked by VA policy
Treasure Island breaks ground on $19 million expansion
Chamber settling in at new location
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Press box dedication is Monday at Vets Park
Girls golf: Pevonka leads golf girls at Inverwood, earns medalist honors
Track and field: Hastings wins Matt Kero Invitational in Duluth
Girls lacrosse: Raiders have just two games left in regular season
Trapshooting: Raiders place second in conference event
Remembering the fallen founder: Grave rededication honored Henry Bailly and all Minn. veterans
Looking for Volunteens for the summer
Marissa Novak receives UNL degree
Christy Miller is Rotary student of the month
Let’s go fishing Volunteers sought for senior citizen fishing trips
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HASTINGS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME PRO BUILT RESTORATION
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME COUNTRY INN & SUITES OF EAGAN
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION.
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME ELEGANCE LIMOUSINE SERVICES
Jacqueline R. Norton, 68
Germaine E. Thomas, 75
Ward H. Evans
Lorene "Lori" Feuling Marien
Irene A. Massman, 82
Editorial: We’re all for bus service coming here
Letter: District deserves better than John Kline
Letter: Investing in education is the most noble investment imaginable
Letter: Here’s to hoping history of Jaycee Park will remain
Letter: Kline is standing up for homeowners
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September 8, 2011
Downtown Oktoberfest is Sept. 24
The Hastings Downtown Business Association will celebrate the season when it holds Oktoberfest Saturday, Sept. 24. A variety of activities are scheduled. Food and beverages will be available. A bean bag tournament will be held at 2 p.m., with check-in time at 1:30 p.m. at The Busted...
family / events / news / business
September 8, 2011 - 12:57pm
September 1, 2011
Go camping at Afton State Park
I guess you could consider me a camping snob. While car camping is better than getting a sharp stick poked into my eye, I'm not a big fan. It is to camping like turkey bacon is to the bacon at Little Oscar's. It's better than nothing, but it just makes you yearn for the real...
family / life
September 1, 2011 - 3:02pm
August 30, 2011
Cruise-In car show is Saturday
Another Hastings Cruise-In car show will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3. The theme for the evening is rat rod. The car shows are held every other Saturday through Oct. 1. The Downtown Business Association hosts the annual car show. It is open to cars from 1976 or...
news / events / family
August 30, 2011 - 2:22pm
August 25, 2011
Heading to the state fair? Take the bus in Cottage Grove
As the Minnesota State Fair opened Thursday, Hastings residents fretting over the hassle of parking near the fairgrounds have another option: take the bus. State Fair Express bus service is offered in Cottage Grove. Bus service is every half-hour, picking up and dropping off fairgoers...
news / events / family / life
August 25, 2011 - 4:13pm
August 23, 2011
Rescued bald eagle to be release at Carpenter Nature Center on Wednesday
A bald eagle rescued during a snowstorm in March will be released at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings. The eagle was injured in what was believed to be a territorial dispute. Three Carpenter Nature Center staff members and volunteers drove to the...
news / events / family
August 23, 2011 - 10:34am
August 18, 2011
PITS ends its summer program with kids' favorite activities
Playground In The Summer held its final play sessions this week at various parks in Hastings as well as Vermillion and Denmark Township. PITS is a free program offered by Hastings Community Education that provides activities for children to participate in at local parks. Children...
family / education
August 18, 2011 - 10:22am
Library gears up for book sale on Aug 19
If you're looking for a book, the Pleasant Hill Library might be the first place you go. This weekend, it's also the place to go if you're looking to buy a book. The Friends of the Pleasant Hill Library will be hosting a book sale Friday, Aug. 19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday,...
August 18, 2011 - 8:10am
Polka music will be the feature at Aug. 21 concert
Enjoy the beat of the polka music, dance a little, or just sit back and enjoy. The Jolly Huntsmen Band will present a concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, on the grounds of the LeDuc Historic Estate, 1629 Vermillion St.
August 18, 2011 - 8:07am
August 11, 2011
David Pattridge and the Levee Singers are in concert on Aug. 14
He played the piano and taught music for years at Hastings Middle School. He also had a following at the former Steamboat Inn in Prescott. Dave Pattridge is still playing the piano and has a group of singers, "The Levee Singers," with him. They will perform in concert at 7 p.m....
August 11, 2011 - 8:11am
Celebrate birds with Lifeworks on Aug. 18
They learn about their city, a treasured site within it and birds, and they are having fun doing it. Lifeworks Services clients now are inviting the Hastings community to "Celebrate the Birds" at the LeDuc Historic Estate, 1629 Vermillion St., at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug, 18. The...
August 11, 2011 - 8:08am
Bird banding planned at Carpenter Nature Center on Aug. 26
Bird banding at the Carpenter Nature Center will be from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday Aug. 26. Have you ever wondered what bird banding is all about? This is your chance to see songbirds up close and to watch the experts band birds at Carpenter Nature Center. Bird banding records can...
August 11, 2011 - 8:06am
August 4, 2011
LeDuc plays host to concerts
The Hastings Concert Association is hosting a series of free outdoor concerts at 7 p.m. Sunday evenings in August at the LeDuc Historic Estate. The schedule is as follows: Aug. 7, The Squires playing classic rock to polka; Sunday, Aug. 14, David Pattridge and the Levee Singers, who...
August 4, 2011 - 9:52am
Teens invited to Cascade Bay on Aug. 11
Dakota County teens who who have registered for the 2011 Summer Reading Program are invited to the Water Park in Eagan, called Cascade Bay, at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11. More than 1,500 teens from across the county have registered to participate in the Teen Summer Reading Program....
August 4, 2011 - 9:50am
Make your own botanical bookmarks on Aug. 8
Children of all ages are invited to the Pleasant Hill Library on Monday, Aug. 8, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for a unique craft making experience. Children and teens will use their creativity to design and make their own dried flower bookmarks. This event is presented in cooperation...
August 4, 2011 - 9:49am
Mixed nuts and belly laughs on Aug. 11
Children of all ages and adults who are young-at-heart are invited to the Pleasant Hill Library on Thursday, Aug. 11, at 10:30 a.m. for a morning filled with physical comedy, age-appropriate humor and uproarious audience participation. Come prepared to laugh until your belly aches....
August 4, 2011 - 9:47am