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Artspace on track for July opening
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Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
St. John's hosts annual science and engineering fair
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City of Hastings
Raider gymnasts finish season on a high note
Raiders look to continue strong MEC play, improve against section opponents next year
Raider boys' hockey lays foundation for years to come
Alpine Ski teams receive awards at end-of-season banquet
HHS boys' basketball falls to Rosemount in first round of section playoffs
Organization urges: ride a bike every day in April
Dueling piano players share Hastings roots
Library books go head-to-head this month
HFS to host city-wide food fight
Hastings Reads main event fills HAC
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Letters to the editor for March 16
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Real Estate Showcase
August 29, 2016
El Mexican Restaurant will come to Hastings next month
Red Rock Cafe has been in downtown Hastings for 12 years, but Karl Hajny recently sold his restaurant to a Minneapolis couple who plans to turn...
August 29, 2016 - 8:36am
August 23, 2016
From Italian to Mexican cuisine in less than a week: Bella Vista to get a makeover
Bella Vista, an Italian restaurant in downtown Hastings, opened it’s doors in October 2014. Now, two years later, the owners have decided it...
August 23, 2016 - 8:13am
August 20, 2016
MDK reopens as home salon
Things have been falling perfectly into place for Mary Fasbender, owner of MDK Design for Hair. Just over one month ago, Fasbender stepped aside...
August 20, 2016 - 8:00am
Local technician earns Ford’s highest training level
John Kroska, an automotive technician at Hastings Ford, recently earned a pretty significant milestone in his career. On June 16, Kroska was...
August 20, 2016 - 8:00am
August 19, 2016
Underground Art Gallery to close
After being in business for 19 years, Underground Art Gallery in Hastings has decided to close its doors permanently. The business is currently located at 411 Vermillion Street (Highway 61), between Fourth and Fifth streets. “Making the decision to close their doors permanently...
August 19, 2016 - 2:28pm
August 17, 2016
A portal through time
New Afton Historic Museum exhibit offers a glimpse into life on the farm What was it like to live and work on a farm around the turn of the 19th...
August 17, 2016 - 4:09pm
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