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Hastings Star Gazette
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will once again stop in Hastings
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Minnesota roundup: Arrest made in killing of 95-year-old Anoka man; Downtown Mpls. Macy's to close; 4 state news stories
Minnesota expects $1.4 billion budget surplus
Minnesota expects $1.4 billion budget surplus
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raiders struggle against Burnsville, lose close one to Dodge County
River Blades Skating School performs at grand opening of Wells Fargo Winter Skate Rink
Ingenerf and Girgen compete at state swimming, diving meet
Vikings cut kicker Walsh after another rough outing
HHS cross-country teams finish strong season
Local students perform in Gustavus Adolphus Christmas program
Downtown embraces the season of lights
Holiday Hoopla medallion has been found
Fifth medallion hunt clue released for Holiday Hoopla
Fourth medallion hunt clue released for Holiday Hoopla
arts and entertainment
ASSUME NAME Cleaning Services by chris
Marketplace Home Mortgage, vs Goff
Sister Florence M. Judge, 93
Richard M. "Rich" Bohen, 71
Irene Klemetsrud, 93
Dean A. Aschenbrenner, 57
Cynthia Beebe, 64
Letters to the editor for Dec. 1
Letter: Local support helped African school
In support of Tony Jurgens
In response to Labovitch's letter
Viking cruise port could be smart tourism draw
Real Estate Showcase
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
November 25, 2016
Provincial Bank is now Frandsen Bank & Trust
Frandsen Bank & Trust, formerly known as Provincial Bank, came under new ownership last month. Frandsen Financial Corporation acquired Provincial Bank, which included locations in Lakeville, Apple Valley and Hastings. “We’re very excited about this change and very excited...
November 25, 2016 - 9:07am
November 16, 2016
Solar energy comes to Dakota Electric
FARMINGTON, Minn. — Dakota Electric Association, along with its power supplier Great River Energy, recently announced a joint solar project that will provide dedicated solar power directly to Dakota Electric’s membership. The one-megawatt (MW) solar array will be built along Highway...
November 16, 2016 - 4:52pm
November 11, 2016
Custom home design studio coming to Hastings
A new custom home design studio is coming to Hastings. Wausau Homes will be opening its doors at 507 Vermillion St. next month. Hastings native...
November 11, 2016 - 8:44am
November 4, 2016
North American Banking Company earns small business award
North American Banking Company announced this week the bank was named the Third Party Lender of Year by the Small Business Association (SBA) of Minnesota. The award recognizes North American Banking Company for providing the best overall support of SBA’s 504 loan program, both...
November 4, 2016 - 1:38pm
November 3, 2016
Caturia-Smidt transitions into new ownership
Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home has been a family-owned business since 1942. It has seen three owners, and it was recently purchased by a new one....
November 3, 2016 - 1:45pm
October 31, 2016
Pure Salon now open in Midtown Center
Kelli Robinson has been a hairstylist for more than 20 years, much of that right here in Hastings. Now she’s taking the next step in her career....
October 31, 2016 - 2:27pm
October 30, 2016
Hastings salons react to Minnesota rule changes in cosmetology
Being in the beauty industry since 1972, Hastings Beauty School manager Jeannette Johnson said she has seen lots of changes throughout her career....
October 30, 2016 - 8:00am
October 7, 2016
Hastings natives on the slow but steady road to success, were finalists in MN Cup competition
About four years ago, two Hastings sisters got a great idea. Rebecca Biederman and Elizabeth Aarness wanted to create a business making healthy,...
October 7, 2016 - 10:08am
October 6, 2016
Rach-Al-Paca opens new yarn store
Rachel and Alan Boucher, owners of Rach-Al-Paca Fiber Processing, are expanding their business. Last weekend, they opened a small store on their...
October 6, 2016 - 2:55pm
Ace brings live bait back to Hastings
Hometown Ace Hardware in Hastings has added a new live bait tank to its store, making it the only place in Hastings where live fishing bait is sold, according to owner Jake Morri. The tanks carry crappie minnows, fat heads, suckers and more, Morri said. The tank is a feature that...
October 6, 2016 - 2:51pm
October 2, 2016
YMCA members are first to make a basket at new gymnasium
To celebrate the opening of its new gym on Monday, Sept. 26, the Hastings YMCA held a special “First Basket” event. Members bid in a silent...
October 2, 2016 - 8:00am
September 22, 2016
Hastings sisters launch wig boutique downtown
There’s a new business opening this week in downtown Hastings. On Sept. 22, Creative Hair Designs featuring SISTERfab will open at 109 East...
September 22, 2016 - 1:49pm
Former RJ’s to remain vacant
Plans for Crawford’s Corner have come to a halt, just as the new restaurant was on the verge of opening its doors. Crawford’s Corner, a new restaurant that was working toward opening in the former RJ’s building in downtown Hastings, had been working on cleaning up the vacant...
September 22, 2016 - 10:20am