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Hastings Star Gazette
Pavilion events attracted more than 3,600 to downtown in inaugural season
Hastings man cycles from coast to coast
These candidates hope to represent you; learn more about them here
Minnesota 2nd Congressional District candidate: Paula Overby
Minnesota 2nd Congressional District candidate: Jason Lewis
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City of Hastings
Hastings football survives furious comeback to beat North St. Paul 34-27 at homecoming
Vicki Davis retires after almost half a century of involvement in Hastings athletics
Raiders finish season after competing in individual sections
Raiders fall to Eagan 4-1 in first round of section playoffs
Hastings boys’ soccer falls to North St. Paul 5-0 in playoffs to end season
LeDuc hosts annual Harvest Haunting
Church brings national speakers to aid parents
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
Boy Scout Troop 23 spent a week on a high adventure trip
Rapids Riders clear about 75 bags of trash from Vermillion River area
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Odell "Dell" Barduson, 95
Celestine A. Schumacher, 89
Thomas Jacob Brown "COOT"
Helen L. King
In support of Danna Elling Schultz
In support of Tony Nelson
Lewis still waiting to debate Craig
Holmstadt will work to fix MNSure
In support of Lisa Leifeld
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January 20, 2016
School district plans cuts to balance budget for 2016-17 school year
Fourteen years ago, the Hastings School District had an enrollment of 5,123, which was the district’s high point. The number of students has declined since that time, with this year's enrollment at 4,483. The bad news for the district is that the numbers are projected to continue...
January 20, 2016 - 10:59am
January 17, 2016
Hastings robotics team off to a good start
Hastings’ robotics competition teams had some good success in December. The FIRST Lego League (FLL) team competed in a Rochester tournament...
January 17, 2016 - 7:00am
January 13, 2016
Hastings winner Nick McGrath places third in district essay competition
Hastings High School senior Nick McGrath placed third Jan. 9 in the Veterans of Foreign Wars Second District Voice of Democracy Second VFW ...
January 13, 2016 - 2:29pm
Top Hastings show choir starts its season with a clean sweep in Iowa
The 2016 Hastings High School show choir season picked up right where it left off in 2015 -- by winning. At the season’s first competition...
January 13, 2016 - 1:11pm
December 30, 2015
Hastings robotics team off to a good start
Hastings’ robotics competition teams had some good success on Sunday, Dec. 13. The FIRST Lego Leauge (FLL) team competed in a Rochester tournament...
December 30, 2015 - 11:13am
December 24, 2015
Kennedy student Jocelyn Marcott wins coloring contest
This year’s visit of the Holiday Train was pretty special for Jocelyn Marcott. She got to see it and enjoy the music and other activities....
December 24, 2015 - 10:05am
December 11, 2015
Collaborative program of Canvas Health and Hastings School District 200 helps students
Hastings School District 200 strives to help its students. A program introduced this year offers mental health serves through a partnership. Recently, the district formed a collaborative partnership with Canvas Health Inc. to offer Therapeutic Assistance Program (TAP) for students....
December 11, 2015 - 8:51am
December 4, 2015
Jake Moore celebrating 45 years of coaching in Hastings
This basketball season, one of Hastings High School’s coaches is marking a pretty major milestone. Jake Moore is the ninth-grade basketball...
December 4, 2015 - 1:44pm
December 2, 2015
Meet Zoe: McAuliffe Elementary has its own school support dog
McAuliffe Elementary School has a new teacher, but instead of teaching things like math, reading or science, she’s teaching students about...
December 2, 2015 - 1:04pm
Gaylor family takes three generations to Eagle Bluff
Two years ago, Bruce Gaylor’s family saw three generations attending the same school function. Each year, Hastings Middle School sends its...
December 2, 2015 - 1:03pm
November 23, 2015
Hastings students compete in state robotics challenge
Hastings students are gearing up for a unique state-wide competition. High school and middle school students are competing in two robotics challenges:...
November 23, 2015 - 12:00pm
November 18, 2015
HHS honor society students collect 6,012 pounds of food for HFS
The Hastings High School National Honor Society Halloween food drive was another big success this year. There were 6,012 pounds of food collected...
November 18, 2015 - 12:29pm
Hastings resident promoted to Brigade Commander at Cretin-Derham Hall
Hastings native Lenny Gerten is still just a senior in high school, but he’s now in command of 204 cadets at Cretin-Derham Hall High School. Gerten...
November 18, 2015 - 12:26pm
McGrath, Krehbiel advance to VFW district essay competition
Hastings High School senior Nick McGrath and home-based student Samuel Krehbiel have been selected to represent Hastings in the district Veteran of Foreign Wars youth essay competition. McGrath won the Voice of Democracy “My Vision for America” contest, which is open to students...
November 18, 2015 - 12:24pm
November 11, 2015
HHS test scores improve over last year
Hastings High School students’ Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) test scores have improved over last year. That was the good news received recently by the high school and shared with students and parents. More students are passing the tests and the scores continue to be...
November 11, 2015 - 8:35am