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Hastings Star Gazette
Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Santa Claus has arrived at a Park Ridge apartment
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
A Victorian Christmas comes to downtown Hastings
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raiders drop first two games of the season
Hastings boys' hockey has rough start to season, drop three straight
Hastings girls' hockey drops two games to Hudson and Farmington
HHS wrestling takes third at own Raider Duals
Raiders boys' basketball beats Red Wing to open season
Dec. 7 event to highlight veterans sacrifices
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
arts and entertainment
City of Hastings Public Hearing CHAPTER 34 CITY FEES
Probate of Will Joseph P. Grant
DENMARK TWP - GRANLEY PLAN COMMISSION HEARING
Nininger Township Filings Open
DENMARK TWP - JOHN HEINBUCH Planning Commission Hearing
Naomi "Oma" Therres, 76
John Michael Palmer, 69
M. Margaret Caneff, 89
Donald F. Harris, 83
Ross J. Albertson, 52
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
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
February 19, 2016
Long-time SEAS teacher Kathleen Gleich is honored
For 33 years, Kathleen Gleich has been part of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (SEAS) School. Actually, Catholic schools have been part of her whole...
February 19, 2016 - 4:44pm
February 17, 2016
Show choirs give trio of top scores
On Feb. 6, Hastings High School’s three show choirs gave some impressive performances at the Eau Claire Memorial Winterfest competition in...
February 17, 2016 - 1:26pm