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Hastings Star Gazette
SEAS preschoolers watch ducklings hatch
Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
Band students awarded at spring concert
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Hastings trap and skeet shooting team, competition week three
HHS boys' golf continues strong performance into end of season
Hastings boys' tennis advances to sectional finals
Where the buffalo roam
Raider baseball wins nine straight MEC games
The Busby brothers of River Falls
Grand opening of Mississippi River Trail takes place amid rain and cold
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Benefit for Bentley to be held June 17
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
arts and entertainment
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DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP ORD 2017-01
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Steven L. Oostenink, 59
Ruth Olsen, 96
Tecla Rose Karpen, 90
Theresa E. King, 90
Maureen C. Myhre, 51
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Letter: Love thy neighbor
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
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February 14, 2017
St. John's hosts family science night
St. John the Baptist School in Vermillion hosted a family science night Jan. 31. Students and parents visited the classrooms throughout science...
February 14, 2017 - 2:20pm
February 10, 2017
Hastings Public Schools Foundation grants awards to teachers
The Hastings Public School Foundation awarded $64,354.25 in grants for 2017. The 18 grants were awarded to Hastings public school teachers in...
February 10, 2017 - 8:16am
February 5, 2017
Hastings elementary students compete in geography bees
Hastings' three public elementary schools recently held their National Geographic Bee competitions. At Pinecrest Elementary School, the champion...
February 5, 2017 - 8:00am
February 4, 2017
SEAS preschoolers volunteer with Second Stork
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton preschoolers recently volunteered with Second Stork, a nonprofit located in the Twin Cities that works to provide struggling...
February 4, 2017 - 8:00am
February 3, 2017
Bearing witness: Local students attend Inauguration Day in Washington
A number of local students attended the inauguration of President Donald Trump in Washington D.C. on Jan. 20. Forty-one students from Hastings...
February 3, 2017 - 8:33am
February 2, 2017
Local schools to celebrate Catholic Schools Week
This week is National Catholic Schools Week, running from Jan. 29 through Feb. 4. The annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States has been celebrated since 1974. This year's theme for National Catholic Schools Week is "Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge...
February 2, 2017 - 2:52pm
January 31, 2017
School board honors employees of the semester
The Hastings school board took some time during their Jan. 18 board meeting to recognize six employees for their outstanding service to the district. The recognition was part of the Employee of the Semester/Year Program which recognizes employees who have served District 200 in an...
January 31, 2017 - 2:36pm
Inspiring show earns Upstage Revolution first 1st of the season
Hastings High School's show choirs perform consistently well, year after year. The top choir, Riverside Company, routinely earns grand champion...
January 31, 2017 - 8:37am
January 28, 2017
Children's author visits Kennedy Elementary
David LaRochelle, a Minnesota author and illustrator, visited students at Kennedy Elementary School Jan. 19. LaRochelle spent the day doing some...
January 28, 2017 - 8:00am
January 22, 2017
Devin Plank wins HMS National Geographic Bee
Devin Plank, a fifth-grader at Hastings Middle School, won the school's National Geographic Bee Jan. 11. The school bee was the first round in...
January 22, 2017 - 8:00am
January 20, 2017
Lisa Hedin voted in as new chair of school board
Lisa Hedin was unanimously voted as chair of the Hastings District 200 School Board on Jan. 4, after Vince O'Brien withdrew from the board. O'Brien, who was in the middle of his elected term as chair, stepped down after accepting the executive director position at the Colorado Continuing...
January 20, 2017 - 2:05pm
January 17, 2017
Hastings delegate elected governor at Model Assembly
There were 115 Hastings delegates who attended the Model Assembly conference at the state Capitol Jan. 5-8. Two Hastings delegates were elected...
January 17, 2017 - 8:57am
January 15, 2017
24 HHS students join MEC honor bands, choir
Hastings High School had 24 music students selected to perform in the Metro East Conference Honor Band, Honor Choir and Honor Jazz Band. They...
January 15, 2017 - 8:00am
January 13, 2017
School board chairman steps down mid-term
Vince O'Brien has stepped down from his position as chairman of the Hastings School Board in the middle of his third term. Vice chair Lisa Hedin...
January 13, 2017 - 8:41am
January 7, 2017
Minnesota to submit ESSA state plan in September 2017
Last month, the U.S. Department of Education issued final regulations on accountability, state plans and data reporting for implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act. Minnesota will submit their plan for the implementation of ESSA in September 2017. ESSA is the newest version of...
January 7, 2017 - 8:00am