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Hastings Star Gazette
Artspace groundbreaking to feature ‘art shovels’
Allina submits site plan for new clinic
Kid's Day to raise funds for school supplies
Man rescued from Cannon River
80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Hastings works to counteract downward trend in adult softball
1860s base ball exhibition held at Pioneer Park
2016 Rivertown Days tennis tournament results
Mudhens win opening round playoff game, 14-3
Jan's dancers fare well at pair of national meets
Local couple has ties to an Olympian, world record holder
‘Bruce in the USA’ rocks the Rotary Pavilion
Hastings joins national celebration of parks, recreation
Annual Antique Power Show wows attendees
Hastings women to run 202.1 miles in Ragnar Relay
arts and entertainment
Marshan Township SoCore Energy Public Hearing 9/6/16
City of Miesville Public Hearing 9/13/16 Solar Energy Systems
EXTRACT OF MINUTES
Don Arnold, 88
Justin D.J. Anderson, 34
Rose A. Thayer, 110
Arch Luke Hum, 91
Raymond "Ray" Chapin, 77
Editorial: Great turnout for National Night Out
Letter: Hastings boat launch is not user friendly
Letter: Youth represented Hastings well in Guatemala
Letter: St. Philip’s sale was good, theft of glasses was not
Letter: Say ‘no’ to rigged politics
Real Estate Showcase
June 4, 2016
Bringing the classroom home: How learning outside of the classroom promotes growth
Teachers lecture in hopes of their students learning the material, but with a new class dynamic at Hastings High School, it is not the teacher that is responsible for teaching the material, but the students teaching themselves. The flipped classroom allows students to teach themselves...
June 4, 2016 - 8:00am
June 3, 2016
HMS students raise $9,000 for Hastings Family Service through annual tug-of-war
Hastings Middle School held its annual tug-o-war Friday, May 27. Classes fielded their best tugging teams and went head-to-head for all the glory....
June 3, 2016 - 9:38am
June 2, 2016
HMS students get outdoors with fishing trip
Last Thursday, about 15 Hastings Middle School students took over a cement slab in the Mississippi River just downstream of Lock and Dam No....
June 2, 2016 - 8:30am
May 27, 2016
HHS sends sobering message to students
It was a grim scene Tuesday morning behind Hastings High School. Two vehicles sat, nearly demolished, in a parking lot. Windshields were broken...
May 27, 2016 - 3:03pm
May 25, 2016
NHS Walk-A-Thon raised more than $22,000 for Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare
On Saturday, May 14, the National Honor Society from Hastings High School held its annual Walk-A-Thon benefiting Gillette Children’s Specialty...
May 25, 2016 - 2:10pm
May 20, 2016
Tom Brenny is Hastings’ Teacher of the Year
Last week, Hastings teachers presented one of their own with a prestigious award, the 2016 Teacher of the Year Award. The recipient was Tom Brenny,...
May 20, 2016 - 11:29am
May 16, 2016
17 St. John’s students compete in regional science fair
Seventeen students at St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Vermillion competed last week in the 65th annual Southern Minnesota Regional Science...
May 16, 2016 - 9:31am
April 28, 2016
HHS Jazz Ensemble I takes second at Eau Claire Jazz Festival April 23
The Eau Claire Jazz Festival is considered one of the best and highly-reputable jazz festivals of the year. For five years, at least one of the...
April 28, 2016 - 8:47am
April 19, 2016
Empty Bowls fundraiser is April 21 at HHS
Hastings High School ceramics students have planned their Empty Bowls fundraiser event for 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, at the HHS commons area. Empty Bowls events happen all over the world and the premise is simple; guests choose a handmade bowl to use that evening...
April 19, 2016 - 3:06pm
April 14, 2016
Learning to respect self and others
On April 6, Hastings High School ninth-graders got a day off of school. Instead of sitting in classes during the day, they left the school campus...
April 14, 2016 - 8:00am
April 8, 2016
Goodbye, desks! Hastings classrooms add ‘flexible learning spaces’
In Maren Dorval’s third-grade classroom at McAuliffe Elementary School, students don’t sit in desks. They sit on the floor, or on stability...
April 8, 2016 - 3:26pm
March 28, 2016
SEAS School holds spelling competition
Quick – spell “parfait, tantalize, tribulation, isolationism, cyanide, graffiti.” Not so easy,right? For about an hour, 12 semifinalists...
March 28, 2016 - 8:57am
St. John the Baptist School raises $12,530
The students, families, staff and the community surrounding St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Vermillion helped them raise $12,530 through...
March 28, 2016 - 8:54am
March 25, 2016
Education upgraded: Elementary schools integrate technology to improve classroom learning
This past December, 95 percent of Hastings elementary students – more than 1,400 children – learned how to create basic computer codes. The...
March 25, 2016 - 9:11am
March 2, 2016
Hastings High School far exceeds Minnesota's average graduation rate
The Minnesota Department of Education sent out its applause to the state’s school districts for the upward trend in high school graduation rates (those graduating with the class of 2015), the highest rate recorded by the department. The state graduation rate reached 81.9 percent...
March 2, 2016 - 10:21am