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Hastings Star Gazette
Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
Highway 61/Highway 10 lane closures planned for overnight Aug. 30-31
City agrees to sell property south of Walgreens
Artspace groundbreaking to feature ‘art shovels’
Allina submits site plan for new clinic
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
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James L. Grier, 90
Don Arnold, 88
Justin D.J. Anderson, 34
Rose A. Thayer, 110
Arch Luke Hum, 91
Letter: Summer’s not over yet
Letter: Hastings is full of kind people
Letter: In support of Jason Lewis
Letter: Don’t count on biased candidate forums
Editorial: Election letter policy outlined
Real Estate Showcase
City agrees to sell property south of Walgreens
The Hastings City Council has agreed to sell a .29-acre lot located at the intersection of highways 55 and 61. At its Aug. 15 meeting, the council unanimously approved a purchase agreement for the site with E&R Investments, a Minnesota company. The city-owned parcel is located...
13 hours 17 min ago
August 23, 2016
80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
State officials identified 80 homes in south Washington County with drinking water containing certain chemical levels that exceed new federal health guidelines.
August 23, 2016 - 3:45pm
July 2, 2016
City begins review process of Original Hastings Design Standards
The City of Hastings is reviewing its Original Hastings Design Standards (OHDS), a guideline within the Hastings City Code that regulates the design of homes within the OHDS district. Generally, the district includes residential areas north of 10th Street and Highway 55 and between...
July 2, 2016 - 8:00am
July 1, 2016
City Council: An art presentation and a home business license
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 5. City Hall is closed Monday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday. Willicey Tynes, the artist who designed and built the new sculpture, “Nascent,” for Levee Park, will give a presentation...
July 1, 2016 - 9:53am
June 23, 2016
Hastings wins ‘City of Excellence’ award
Hastings was named one of the League of Minnesota Cities’ “City of Excellence Award” winners last week. On June 16, the organization held...
June 23, 2016 - 3:45pm
May 13, 2016
City council: Vietnam War, city code amendment and summer road projects
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, May 16. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. The meeting will start with a special proclamation commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. Nine million Americans served on active duty during...
May 13, 2016 - 11:10am
April 29, 2016
City Council: Richard 'Dick' Collins Day, new HEDRA members and vehicle storage
The next regular Hastings City Council meeting will be at 7 p.m. Monday, May 2. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Council members will declare May 14 as Richard “Dick” Collins Day. Collins made numerous contributions to the city. He served on the council, created the city...
April 29, 2016 - 10:17am
April 24, 2016
New sculpture to be built for Levee Park
Levee Park will get a new sculpture soon. On Monday evening, the Hastings City Council approved a proposal for a sculpture that will be installed...
April 24, 2016 - 8:00am
April 23, 2016
Council waives SAC, WAC fees for YMCA expansion
The Hastings City Council voted 5-2 Monday evening to waive about $52,000 worth of water and sewer access charges for the Hastings YMCA, a form of financial assistance for the YMCA’s upcoming expansion project. The fees, commonly referred to as SAC and WAC fees, are funds collected...
April 23, 2016 - 8:00am
April 17, 2016
Riverfront Renaissance project comes in 27 percent above expectations
The Hastings City Council recently approved a contract with Pember Companies to complete the third phase of the Riverfront Renaissance project in downtown Hastings. Only three companies bid on the project, and even Pember’s low bid of about $2.9 million was 27 percent higher than...
April 17, 2016 - 8:00am
April 7, 2016
City Council welcomes new employees
The Hastings City Council welcomed six new police reservists and one new police officer to the ranks on Monday evening. New reservists, pictured...
April 7, 2016 - 9:25am
April 1, 2016
City Council: New staff, Riverfront Renaissance and Artspace
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, April 4, at Hastings City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda A number of new employees will be welcomed to the city and introduced to the council. Among them are Senior Accountant Diane Archer,...
April 1, 2016 - 1:51pm
March 30, 2016
SWCD Board election filings begin May 17
Individuals interested in natural resource management in Dakota County should consider filing May 17 to May 31 to run for the position of Supervisor...
March 30, 2016 - 1:17pm
March 22, 2016
Artspace gains Planning Commission approval
Artspace is one step away from gaining the major approvals necessary for it to start construction of a new mixed use, artists’ live/work unit...
March 22, 2016 - 8:30am
March 10, 2016
Public Arts Task Force seeks citizen feedback on art
The Public Arts Task Force formed by the City of Hastings has received multiple proposals for their call for public art, and is now seeking public response to the pieces that are under consideration. A survey has been created on the city’s website; members of the public can review...
March 10, 2016 - 9:59am