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Hastings Star Gazette
80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
From Italian to Mexican cuisine in less than a week: Bella Vista to get a makeover
Bumpouts taking shape on south side of Second, Tyler streets intersection
HFS seeks school supplies
crime and courts
City of Hastings
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
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
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
EXTRACT OF MINUTES
Arch Luke Hum, 91
Raymond "Ray" Chapin, 77
Elinor E. Majeski, 88
Rose A. Thayer, 110
Laura Ann DeLarbre, 70
Editorial: Great turnout for National Night Out
Letter: Hastings boat launch is not user friendly
Letter: Youth represented Hastings well in Guatemala
Letter: St. Philip’s sale was good, theft of glasses was not
Letter: Say ‘no’ to rigged politics
Real Estate Showcase
January 22, 2016
Letter: Thanks to those who invest in homeownership rights
I want to take a moment to thank the REALTORS® that practice real estate in the Hastings marketplace for investing to protect homeownership rights not only in our community but throughout the nation. Please be certain to thank them for giving back. John Aarness, Julie Carr, Mark...
January 22, 2016 - 1:09pm
January 15, 2016
Letter: Numbers, vision, hope and our schools
To the editor, A couple of years ago we started something with the School District called Vision 2025. We’ve had terrific buy-in with over 100 people participating in one or both community meetings and dozens of people working on our three committees: Wellness, Technology and Academics....
January 15, 2016 - 11:24am
December 24, 2015
Letter: Reminder on being present came at just the right time
To the editor, This is more of a thank you to the editor than a letter to the editor but it needs telling. Last year, Chad Richardson wrote an article on being “too connected” and decided to make an effort to be more present. That article stuck with me so I decided to make it...
December 24, 2015 - 10:13am
December 18, 2015
Letter: Find out what God has to say regarding mankind
To the editor, God hates. That’s right He does. His word shows the reader that He has a perfect hatred as well as a perfect love. He has perfection in all His thoughts, deeds and program. In Psalms 5:5 the psalmist states that God hates all who do iniquity. The passage goes on...
December 18, 2015 - 10:06am
December 11, 2015
Letter: Thanks for a Thanksgiving Day dinner
To the editor, For 10 years now, a bar, a church and a restaurant havecome together and provided a hot, home-cooked Thanksgiving Day dinner for anyone who needed one. We live in a fast paced time now a days and it is just nice to be a part of a dinner that let’s you break bread...
December 11, 2015 - 8:46am
November 25, 2015
Letter: Legislature should not continue stop gap funding
To the editor, School referendums have become a familiar feature to most of us, and we are not alone. Across Minnesota, schools are having to ask their communities for funding. The State of Minnesota sets a two-year Education Budget. In 2009, Governor Pawlenty changed the payment...
November 25, 2015 - 9:01am
Letter: Eagle Bluff trip was another success
To the editor, For the 18th year, Hastings Middle School eighth-graders have enjoyed a three-day learning excursion at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center. The trip has been made possible through the generous financial support of Sharon Avent, owner and CEO of SMEAD Manufacturing....
November 25, 2015 - 8:58am
November 20, 2015
Letter: Hastings Family Service gives thanks
To the editor, From “God Bless the USA” to “How Great Thou Art” local musicians shared their talents at the annual “Give Thanks” concert hosted by Pete Likes. The two hour concert held at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church involved an ecumenical assortment of traditional...
November 20, 2015 - 11:15am
November 13, 2015
Letter: Hudson developers should leave the trees alone
To the editor, To planners of the major development of the Hudson site: Please do not cut down the row of maturing Linden trees on the path along the Mississippi River. Yes, the tall trees may interfere with the people who want a total, clear view of the river, but how about the...
November 13, 2015 - 11:03am
October 30, 2015
Letter: In support of Russ Rohloff
To the editor, We are writing in support of Russ Rohloff for school board. Ever since moving to Hastings and meeting Russ and his family, we have been impressed with his commitment to service, both to the community and to others. Whether it is up-front or behind the scenes, Russ...
October 30, 2015 - 1:58pm
Letter: In support of Russ Rohloff
To the editor, When voting for school board, you want someone who is looking out for both sides. You want someone making informed and knowledgeable decisions. You want a commitment to the community as well as the students and faculty. I encourage you to vote for Russ Rohloff. Let...
October 30, 2015 - 1:57pm
Letter: In support of Joe Becker
To the editor, I am writing this letter in support of Joe Becker’s quest to be a member of the Independent School District 200 board this fall. I have been a neighbor of Joe’s since he and his family moved to Hastings in 1999. In short, I feel Joe displays the type of levelheadedness,...
October 30, 2015 - 1:56pm
Letter: In support of Joe Becker
To the editor, Ethical, organized, disciplined, self-motivated and fair are just a few words that describe Joe Becker and these traits are the reason I endorse Joe for the Hastings School Board. Being involved in the construction industry, I’ve had the privilege to work on numerous...
October 30, 2015 - 1:55pm
October 22, 2015
Letter: Black Lives Matter promotes conflict
To the editor, When I think of conflict resolution, I envision affected parties collaborating toward a viable solution. Some might think that was achieved when St. Paul Mayor Coleman met with BLM before the Twin Cities Marathon. BLM agreed to protest in a designated area and to...
October 22, 2015 - 11:34am
September 4, 2015
Letter: TLC says ‘Thanks’ for all the help with its first walk/run
To the editor: Saturday, Aug. 22, was a beautiful day for the Hastings Total LifeCare Center first annual Run for Their Lives. The beautiful weather brought out more than 150 runners and spectators. There were 153 participants in the 1-Mile Walk and 5K Run. As hoped, this was a fun,...
September 4, 2015 - 8:44am