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Hastings Star Gazette
Lakeside Cemetery to celebrate 150 years with community event
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
Body Works to host 5K
CNC to host Hastings Area Birding Festival April 22
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
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
Register For Hastings Community Garage Sale
Simple Steps program encourages walking in Dakota County
arts and entertainment
Ridgeview Homeowners Association vs Carlson
BIDS wood cell DOOR
Phyllis C. Marty, 70
Janet Nielsen Gratz, 71
John "Jack" Zeverino, 71
Loretta M. Mailand, 89
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
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Real Estate Showcase
April 12, 2017
A Best of Minnesota toast: Area wineries make statewide top 10 list
Three area wineries have been named to Minnesota's top 10 by the Best of Minnesota website. Alexis Bailly Vineyards of Hastings leads the way...
April 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
Bella is back: Pizza joint opens at new Cottage Grove location
Bella's new location at 7155 80th St. took awhile to get ready, but will open this week just the way Tim and Cinnamon Roche hoped it would b...
April 12, 2017 - 3:38pm
April 7, 2017
Country Nites Saloon to open in May
Michael Haatvedt hopes to bring a little Nashville, Tenn., down the street by opening Country Nites Saloon. The new owner said that he has always...
April 7, 2017 - 9:35am
April 6, 2017
Rally at the Rack: Nordstrom Rack opens at Woodbury’s CityPlace
The doors to Nordstrom Rack have finally opened in Woodbury On Thursday morning, about 200 early morning shoppers rallied in front of the store,...
April 6, 2017 - 2:33pm
April 4, 2017
Historic farm finds new life as a wedding venue
On an old farm south of Hastings, a local couple is taking a new approach to the family business. Paul and Kari Curtis are the owners of Almquist...
April 4, 2017 - 8:00am
March 27, 2017
Second Childhood to change name to SC Toys
Barb Hollenbeck has been running Hastings' downtown toy store, Second Childhood, for 20 years. Now, as her business begins its 21st year, she's changing up the name. In early April, Second Childhood will become SC Toys. The new name reflects the transition Hollenbeck's store has gone...
March 27, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 21, 2017
Local liquor stores react to Minnesota's new Sunday liquor law
Hastings residents will soon have the opportunity to purchase alcohol before a Sunday football game instead of making a beer run across the border...
March 21, 2017 - 8:00am
March 2, 2017
Local insurance claim turns into national commercial
It was a boy's first birthday party. After the memorable party, the family left the decorations, the presents and the cake on top of the stove...
March 2, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 28, 2017
Chipotle hosts fundraiser for United Heroes League
On Wednesday, March 1, half of all fundraiser sales at all Minnesota Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants will benefit the United Heroes League (UHL). Formerly known as Defending the Blue Line, the Minneapolis-based nonprofit provides free sports equipment, game tickets, grants and...
February 28, 2017 - 10:21am
February 20, 2017
Klobuchar features Emily's Bakery & Deli at Minnesota Morning
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar's "Minnesota Morning" featured breakfast pastries from Emily's Bakery & Deli in Hastings. Klobuchar...
February 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 19, 2017
Dakota Electric members donate more than $27,000 to neighbors in need
FARMINGTON — Dakota Electric Association distributed $27,258 in 2016 through its Helping Neighbors program to the Community Action Program, The Salvation Army and 360 Communities for local energy assistance. "This money is available because of our members' generous donations...
February 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 15, 2017
Red Wing nudges into first place in $500K contest
In an update posted to the Small Business Revolution's Facebook page, Red Wing has moved into first place in the voting for a $500,000 downtown...
February 15, 2017 - 3:51pm
February 13, 2017
Rachel Marthaler Photography to move out of downtown Hastings
After six years of running her business in downtown Hastings, Rachel Marthaler will be moving Rachel Marthaler Photography in mid-April to a new location. Marthaler said that she is creating a natural light studio on her property about 5 miles south of Hastings that will be open for...
February 13, 2017 - 1:51pm
New brewery to open in downtown Hastings
Downtown Hastings will soon be home to a new brewery with a name paying homage to an iconic feature in Hastings history, the Spiral Bridge. Spiral...
February 13, 2017 - 8:28am
February 10, 2017
Comfort By Design purchases Haley Comfort Systems' Hastings location
Haley Comfort Systems in Hastings is undergoing a few changes this month. The Rochester-based company is selling its Hastings showroom, located at 122 W. Third St., to a Wisconsin-based company, Comfort By Design.
February 10, 2017 - 9:11am