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Hastings Star Gazette
Early-childhood education money in dispute
Polaris issues recall on ATVs
Minnesota roundup: Remains found near Brainerd identified as disabled man missing for 2 years
Local man found his calling playing Irish pipes
Economic aid in legislative spotlight
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Coach looks to carry momentum into next season
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
Last days of MN FoodShare match for HFS
Hastings Relay for Life reboots for 2017
Organization urges: ride a bike every day in April
Dueling piano players share Hastings roots
Library books go head-to-head this month
arts and entertainment
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Bradley James Anderson, 51
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Letters to the editor for March 23
Letters to the editor for March 16
Editorial: Lawmakers, don't be too quick to hit delete
Letters to the editor for March 9
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Real Estate Showcase
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
January 14, 2017
The seven cats of downtown Hastings
Tenants come and go in the living spaces above the downtown Hastings stores, and sometimes their little feline friends get left behind. When...
January 14, 2017 - 8:00am
January 2, 2017
Casual Day nets $365 for Project Share
The staff at First National Bank in Hastings raised $365 this year by donating $1 each week to dress in casual clothes on Fridays. With the money...
January 2, 2017 - 4:20pm
December 30, 2016
Vintage Inspirations wins DBA window display decorating contest
The fifth annual window display decorating contest hosted by the Hastings Downtown Business Association was judged this past week and the winners...
December 30, 2016 - 1:41pm
December 2, 2016
Humbert retires from Hastings Dental Associates after 37 years
Hastings Dental Associates has been in the Humbert family for 62 years, ever since it opened in 1954. Now, co-owner Stephen Humbert plans to...
December 2, 2016 - 8:17am
November 29, 2016
Online grocery shopping service comes to Hastings Wal-Mart
The Hastings Wal-Mart is now offering a new online grocery shopping service with store pick up. Wal-Mart shoppers have the opportunity to order...
November 29, 2016 - 3:49pm