Skip to main content
Hastings Star Gazette
Dakota County takes step toward more mental health awareness
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
Barn destroyed in Denmark Township fire
Charges: Cross-state Walmart scam involved employee impersonation
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
crime and courts
Trevor Caflisch competes at state nordic skiing tournament
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Hastings alpine ski teams finish fourth and sixth at state
Hastings Raiders wrestling team returns to state!
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
arts and entertainment
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: 3/13/18 election
RAVENNA TWP ELEC NOTICE 3-13-18
ACCURACY TEST ICE 3-2-18
Senior living facility Legends of Cottage Grove poised for move-in
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
New boutique to open in downtown Hastings
United Way of Hastings to Move Office to the Heart of Hastings
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Place a Business Announcement
James W. "JW" Wieser
Kevin A. Scott
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Supporting Denny McNamara
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Letter to the
Vote Karla Bigham for Education, Feb 12
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letter: A big help in a trying time
Take care of the one heart that beats for you
Letter: Big money and politics
Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
February 21, 2018
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota wants the state to help fund routine repairs and for the first time in years is not seeking new buildings....
February 21, 2018 - 3:31pm
February 7, 2018
Pinecrest students raise nearly $600 for Pawsitivity
Students at Pinecrest Elementary raised nearly $600 for Pawsitivity, a nonprofit organization located in St. Paul at the second annual Bingo...
February 7, 2018 - 7:49am
HPSF awards more than $67,000 in grants
The Hastings Public Schools Foundation recently awarded more than $67,000 in grant money for District 200 schools. The grants were awarded to...
February 7, 2018 - 7:49am
February 3, 2018
Reading, writing and yoga
FARMINGTON — Imagine a glitter ball shaken up with racing, sparkly flecks floating inside a ball of water. When the ball is at rest, the...
February 3, 2018 - 8:57am
February 2, 2018
PHOTOS: HHS students perform in 2018 Variety Show
Hastings High School's annual Sno Week Variety Show was held in the auditorium Monday, Jan. 29. The show was hosted by Micah Walt, Noah Goetzke,...
February 2, 2018 - 7:49am
January 31, 2018
SEAS students participate in honor groups
Five St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School students participated at the 10th annual SEMBDA honor band at Farmington High School on Jan. 13....
January 31, 2018 - 9:20am
January 27, 2018
Hastings music students participate in honor groups
Several students from District 200 recently participated in band events within the region. A number of Hastings High School students were selected...
January 27, 2018 - 7:49am
January 21, 2018
Hastings cancels school for Jan. 22
Hastings and Prescott public schools will not hold classes Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Both districts made the call Sunday because heavy snow was on the way. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning to remain in effect from 3 a.m. Monday to midnight Tuesday. At 8 p.m....
January 21, 2018 - 8:54pm
Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
Ellsworth Community School District has announced school will be closed Monday, Jan. 22 due to a predicted a snowstorm. The Ellsworth Elementary Open House, scheduled for Monday night, Jan. 22 has been postponed. A new date will be announced. Other area schools who have cancelled...
January 21, 2018 - 8:08pm
January 18, 2018
Teachers show unity as they reach more than 200 days without a contract
More than 100 Hastings Public Schools teachers participated in a "grade-in" Jan. 17 as they waited for the month's School Board meeting to begin....
January 18, 2018 - 1:11pm
January 17, 2018
Raiders come to the rescue
Two Hastings High School students are being credited with helping save the life of a man who collapsed Friday morning while clearing snow from his driveway. Sydney Radke and Addie Buck discovered the unresponsive middle-aged man in the 1300 block of West 15th Street about 8:25 a.m....
January 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
Minn. students practice real-world skills at Model Assembly
Hundreds of students throughout Minnesota head to the state Capitol each year to test their governmental prowess at the YMCA's Youth in Government...
January 17, 2018 - 10:26am
January 12, 2018
District honors six employees
The Hastings School Board recognized six District 200 employees at its December meeting. The Employees of the Semester for semester one of the 2017-18 school year were honored with a certificate and gift card. They are Ron Behnke, lead computer technician district wide; Tim Collins,...
January 12, 2018 - 12:36pm
January 3, 2018
Greene wins SEAS Geography Bee
Ethan Greene, an eighth-grader at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, won the school's National Geographic Bee on Dec. 20. The school bee was the first...
January 3, 2018 - 7:49am
January 2, 2018
Living larger life in 'tiny house': Superintendent advocates for Farmington to lead Tiny Home movement
Imagine living in the city close to nature with a panoramic view that showcases blue skies and the lush forest. Imagine living modestly in a...
January 2, 2018 - 7:47am