Skip to main content
Hastings Star Gazette
Girl dies of apparent drowning in central Minnesota
Hastings bridge to be used in bird study
MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
Beldenville man in 'fair' condition after Hager City-area crash
Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
crime and courts
City of Hastings
HHS girls' golf wins first conference match to start season
HHS boys' tennis wins three matches in a row to improve to 6-1
HHS softball remains undefeated after two more MEC wins
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Hastings woman competes in 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Local student excels in NDSU Innovation Challenge
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Simple Steps program encourages walking in Dakota County
arts and entertainment
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE-ERICKSON & BROWN
INTENT TO DESTROY STUDENT RECORDS
Ridgeview Homeowners Association vs De Haro
NOTICE OF MEETING
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Rita Ann Engeldinger, 87
Joan M. Moes, 85
Joseph M. Graham, 74
Francis B. Wellman
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: The House majority and transit for our district
Letter: Jurgens, Franke helped get tax relief passed
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Viewpoint: To reach potential, southeast MN needs better broadband
Letters to the editor for March 30
Real Estate Showcase
June 9, 2016
Helicopter crashes in Marshan Township
The Hastings Fire Department responded to a helicopter crash Wednesday afternoon just south of 205th Street between Highway 61 and Kirby Avenue...
June 9, 2016 - 9:01am
April 25, 2016
Hastings man dies in motorcycle crash
A Hastings man was killed Saturday in a crash on Highway 61 south of Hastings. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Anthony J. Bruner, 35, of Hastings, was travelling southbound on Highway 61 on his Harley Davidson Roadster when he left the roadway. He went over Cannon Street,...
April 25, 2016 - 8:24am
March 17, 2016
Police say Christiansen missed curve, drove into water
HAGER CITY -- Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove said Thursday morning that 23-year-old Marya Christiansen missed a curve in the road and drove...
March 17, 2016 - 2:47pm
March 16, 2016
Dive team called to Mississippi River back channel; Christiansen family clings to hopes
HAGER CITY -- Family members of Marya Christiansen clung to hopes Wednesday that the Hager City woman would be found, while authorities converged...
March 16, 2016 - 3:47pm
February 18, 2016
None injured in Highway 52 crash at Pine Bend Thursday morning
A single-vehicle crash slowed traffic on Highway 52 at Highway 55 Thursday morning, Feb. 18. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a driver headed northbound on Highway 52 at 7:40 a.m. was looking to make a lane change but realized that there was another vehicle in their blind...
February 18, 2016 - 8:52am
February 11, 2016
Hastings man dies in snowmobile crash
A 53-year-old Hastings man was killed Wednesday when the snowmobile he was driving left the trail and struck a tree near Tower. Steven Rahman was traveling with four others on the Taconite Snowmobile Trail approximately 15 miles southwest of Tower and failed to negotiate a curve in...
February 11, 2016 - 8:57am
September 22, 2015
Crash slows traffic west of Hastings
A crash on Highway 55 near Goodwin Avenue slowed traffic Monday morning, causing vehicles leaving Hastings at about 8 a.m. to back up at least...
September 22, 2015 - 8:40am
September 15, 2015
Hastings woman injured in crash near La Crosse, Wis.
A Hastings woman, 20-year-old Allison Nolan, was injured in a weekend crash about 20 miles northwest of La Crosse, Wis. Sheriff's deputies in western Wisconsin continue to investigate the crash that killed two drivers. It occurred on Highway 35-54 near Tempealeau. A truck driven...
September 15, 2015 - 10:52am
August 1, 2012
Accident report for the week ending July 27
Sunday, July 15 Police responded to a report of a vehicle that had struck a post at Walmart the previous evening. Police found the vehicle with severe damage parked in a handicapped space. The concrete around the post had been lifted up. The incident is under investigation. ...
August 1, 2012 - 2:39pm
June 30, 2012
UPDATED: Victim found; search ends for Minnesota man drowned near Prescott
Three days after he fell from a courtesy dock in Prescott, the body of a Minnesota man was found just a short distance away from where he disappeared in the St. Croix River. A citizen noticed the body of Merriett M. Maul Jr., 65, and called authorities. Investigator Doug Ducklow...
June 30, 2012 - 9:41am
February 1, 2012
Accident report for the week ending Jan. 31
At about noon Jan 23, Jennifer Dorschner, 35 of Hastings, spun out and hit a traffic sign at the intersection of Second Street and Nininger Road. Dorschner said she hit a patch of ice and the rear of her vehicle spun out. The passenger side of the vehicle struck the sign. Damage...
February 1, 2012 - 4:07pm
August 24, 2011
Fire and accident calls Aug. 17 to Aug. 20
A two-vehicle crash was reported at 2:59 p.m. Aug. 17 at the intersection of LeDuc Drive and Ravenna Trail. Leeann Lewis, 23 of Hastings, was stopped at the intersection waiting to make a left turn onto LeDuc Drive when Jacqueline Kerstetter, 21 of Hastings, hit her vehicle from...
August 24, 2011 - 10:28am
June 20, 2011
UPDATED: Two injured in rollover early Sunday
Two 23-year-old men were transported by ambulance directly to Regions Hospital in St. Paul early Sunday morning following a rollover crash on Hwy. 10, about six miles east of Prescott. Lucas J. Niebur, of Prescott, the driver, and Owen E. Schmitz, of Hastings, Minn., were both found...
June 20, 2011 - 8:06am
November 10, 2010
UPDATE: Highway 61 crash victims 'serious but stable'
Two women were injured Wednesday after their vehicles collided at Highway 61 and County Road 18. Maxine Pruitt, 52, Red Wing, was taken by ambulance...
November 10, 2010 - 3:23pm