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Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
HHS Wind Ensemble hosts Connection Concert
Minnesota roundup: Family of 4 found safe, but parents arrested; Biden to make campaign stop in northern Minnesota
Catholic schools raise money in marathon fundraiser
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raiders’ football handles Tartan easily to earn home section playoff game
Hastings football beats Henry Sibley 43-22 in first round of section playoffs
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Hastings football survives furious comeback to beat North St. Paul 34-27 at homecoming
LeDuc hosts annual Harvest Haunting
Church brings national speakers to aid parents
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
Boy Scout Troop 23 spent a week on a high adventure trip
Rapids Riders clear about 75 bags of trash from Vermillion River area
arts and entertainment
PN ACCURACY TEST
RESURRECTION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF HASTINGS
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Clarence 'Butch' Pribnow, 67
Hugh J. Slaten, 97
Lee Roy Eugene Chandler, 63
Donald F. Reinardy, 72
Thomas "George" Stoffel, 73
In support of Tina Folch
In support of Danna Elling Schultz
In support of Joe Balsanek
In support of Schoen, Slaten
Lewis is a perfectly qualified outsider
Real Estate Showcase
August 12, 2016
New business, Medusa’s Hair Parlour, to open in Hastings this month
Ever since she received her first mannequin head at 8 years old, Amanda Cherry has known she wanted to work in a hair salon. Later this month,...
August 12, 2016 - 2:51pm
August 5, 2016
Planet Beach nearly finished with remodel
Over the past six years or so, Planet Beach in Hastings started making a transition from tanning to a more comprehensive health and wellness...
August 5, 2016 - 2:30pm
August 4, 2016
Crawford's Corner to open later this month
New restaurant to feature locally grown meat and produce at former RJ's It’s been almost two years since RJ’s closed its doors in downtown...
August 4, 2016 - 3:00pm
July 28, 2016
Wes Roberts brings a new ‘tune’ to Hastings
You may have seen him around the downtown Hastings area once or twice, or even see him for your financial needs, but Edward Jones Financial Advisor Wes Roberts has a humbling personality you can’t miss. Roberts recently took over the Edward Jones office in downtown Hastings, located...
July 28, 2016 - 1:00pm
July 26, 2016
Hastings Star Gazette is moving
The Hastings Star Gazette newspaper office is moving to a new location this week. After spending seven years at its current location (745 Spiral Blvd. in the Hastings Business and Industrial Park) the Star Gazette is moving its office operations downtown. The new address, effective...
July 26, 2016 - 8:41am
July 20, 2016
Flint Hills Resources employees plant milkweed for monarch butterflies
A group of employees from Flint Hills Resources recently planted more than 400 native prairie plants – including milkweed – at the Pine Bend Bluffs natural area to help attract monarch butterflies, whose population is in decline. The second annual event was conducted in partnership...
July 20, 2016 - 11:05am
July 17, 2016
Treasure Island breaks ground on $86 million project
Treasure Island Resort and Casino broke ground Tuesday, July 12, on an $86 million dollar project with the first phase scheduled to be completed...
July 17, 2016 - 8:00am
July 8, 2016
Smead announces promotion of Casey Avent to president
Smead Manufacturing announced last Wednesday the promotion of Casey Avent to president effective July 1, 2016. On July 1, 1998, Sharon Avent became Smead’s President and CEO. Eighteen years later, Sharon believes the time is right to turn over this important role to her son. “Casey...
July 8, 2016 - 10:07am
July 4, 2016
Fasbender to transition to home salon after sale of business
Mary Fasbender launched her business, MDK Design for Hair, when she was just 23 years old. “I knew from when I was a kid that I wanted to be...
July 4, 2016 - 3:21pm
July 1, 2016
‘Best of’ scam targets Hastings businesses
A Hastings business keyed in on a unique scam recently that appears to target Hastings businesses. The scam arrived about two weeks ago in the email inbox of Jeff Peters, owner of Rio Gran Boarding, Daycare and Training Academy. It was a notification, he said, that his business had...
July 1, 2016 - 10:28am
June 26, 2016
Doffing attends national conference
David Doffing of Hastings attended CONNECT2016, HD Vest’s annual national conference. HD Vest Investment Services, the leading independent broker-dealer empowering holistic wealth management-based investment services, hosted over 1,600 participants as part of CONNECT2016, which...
June 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
June 24, 2016
Forum Communications to acquire Scuttlebutt magazine
Forum Communications Company, or FCC, has announced that they have entered into an agreement to purchase Scuttlebutt magazine owned by Bromeland Publishing. Scuttlebutt magazine, based in Blue Earth, Minn. is owned by Bob Bromeland. The sale is expected to close on July 8. A letter...
June 24, 2016 - 1:54pm
Longtime Hastings salon owner sells business
Mary Fasbender, a longtime Hastings salon owner and community activist has announced the sale of her company, MDK Design for Hair, LLC, to Nicole Swanson, owner of Nicole’s New Wave Salon. Swanson will keep the name, location, phone number and all other things of the beloved business,...
June 24, 2016 - 12:21pm
June 18, 2016
Carlson Capital Management recognized as Employer of Excellence
Carlson Capital Management (CCM) announced this week that the firm has been recognized by the Dakota-Scott Workforce Development Board as an Employer of Excellence. In the board’s inaugural year of granting the award, CCM was one of nine employers honored at an event May 25. Small...
June 18, 2016 - 8:00am
June 17, 2016
Helmer Companies selling publications to Forum Communications
Forum Communications Co., or FCC, announced today it is entering into an agreement to purchase the publications and a carrier delivery company owned by Helmer Printing. The deal is scheduled to close Monday, June 27. Helmer Printing is a third-generation, family-owned company based...
June 17, 2016 - 12:02pm