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Hastings Star Gazette
Eye Candy owner to expand into Emporium building in downtown Hastings
Red Wing woman, teen injured after collision with deer
Women's violence task force to continue under new Dakota County grant
CuddleMutt founder wants to bring comfort to shelters
Minn. roundup: Nikko, North America's oldest snow monkey, dies at Minnesota Zoo; Minneapolis music venue Triple Rock closing
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raider football drops regular season finale to South St. Paul
Hastings boys and girls soccer teams fall in sections
Hastings trailed early, could not come back
New bridge at Belwin Conservancy connects students to nature
Swimming: Hastings notches two more wins
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Her own two feet: Hastings survivor of deadly '04 crash completes Twin Cities Marathon
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
Black Dirt Theater to perform at Hastings City Hall
arts and entertainment
Denmark Twp AFB Road Maint. & Snow Removal
11/07/17 PUBLIC SALE
CITY OF HASTINGS: 11/20/17 Hearing - Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan
PROBATE NOTICE: Gilbert F. Ude Estate; File No. 19HA-PR-17-731
PROBATE NOTICE: Vicki R. Johnson Estate; File No. 19HA-PR-17-466
Elizabeth A. Swenson
Robert A. Schierland
Margie "Marge" Voelker
Kenneth J. Chavie
Robert F. Hansen
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Letters: What's happening at City Hall?; Strong community needs strong schools
Viewpoint: 'Due process' respects, protects privacy of city employees
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
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July 22, 2016
Black Dirt Theater presents summer musical, ‘The Wizard of Oz’
Hastings will get its sixth annual community theater musical starting next weekend. Black Dirt Theater is putting the finishing touches on this...
July 22, 2016 - 1:43pm
July 10, 2016
HHS marching band goes on biennial tour
The Hastings High School marching band left Friday, July 1, on their East coast tour filled with performances and sightseeing. From July 1-6,...
July 10, 2016 - 8:00am
June 29, 2016
Summer jazz camp brings professional musicians to teach Hastings students
Young Hastings musicians got to take part in a special music camp last week and this week. Hastings Community Education hosted the Hastings Pops...
June 29, 2016 - 11:14am
June 21, 2016
HHS students named to all-state programs
Several Hastings High School students will attend all-state camps this summer and perform next year as part of the all-state band, choir and...
June 21, 2016 - 8:46am
June 14, 2016
Artspace design focuses on the work in artwork
There are plenty of people eager to see work begin on the new Artspace project, which is scheduled to begin later this summer in downtown Hastings. But perhaps none are so eager as those who have been working behind the scenes to make sure the new structure does just what it’s intended...
June 14, 2016 - 3:30pm
June 11, 2016
New sculptures installed in Levee Park
Hastings is officially part of a new regional sculpture tour. Last week, sculpture artists involved with the new River City Sculpture Tour installed...
June 11, 2016 - 8:00am
June 5, 2016
Local quilters make ‘fidget quilts’ for memory care patients
The Hastings Spiral Piecemakers, a local quilting group, recently made several small, unusual quilts. Some have buttons. Some have hair scrunchies,...
June 5, 2016 - 8:00am
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 15, 2016
Editorial: HMS play deserves a big audience
Earlier this week, we had the opportunity to get a brief preview of Hastings Middle School’s next play. While that’s not terribly surprising, what was a surprise was the type of production the theater crew over at HMS is putting together. Rather than falling back on cute and...
April 15, 2016 - 8:00am
March 28, 2016
Letter: Hastings River Lofts will help renew ‘community vitality and spirit’
To the editor, Later this year, HPAAC (Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council) will host a groundbreaking for Artspace Hastings Lofts, an Artspace Inc. development including 37 units of affordable housing for artists and 4,200 square feet of community and commercial space located at...
March 28, 2016 - 8:59am
March 11, 2016
Letter: Hastings has a lot to be proud of in with Riverside Company
To the editor, This weekend, Hastings’ Riverside Company will compete in the Wheaton-Warrenville South Choral Classic competition in Wheaton, Illinois. For many people around town who aren’t closely involved with show choir, this just seems like another competition. I can assure...
March 11, 2016 - 11:17am
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
March 9, 2016
Deadline to enter Modern Interpretations of Historic Design IV approaches
The deadline for entry in the Modern Interpretations of Historic Design IV –Designs from the Hastings Needle work Company Arts Challenge is quickly approaching – April 30. This arts challenge is open to all artists locally, statewide, nationwide, and internationally. To register...
March 9, 2016 - 11:08am
February 5, 2016
Hastings’ Colton Peltier presents piano performance Feb. 27
Hastings native and Juilliard-trained pianist Colton Peltier will present a piano performance at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at St. Pius V Catholic...
February 5, 2016 - 2:30pm
February 4, 2016
Hastings Jazz Ensemble fares well in Lakeville competition
The Hastings High School Jazz Ensemble I was voted “Best in Site” at the recent region solo and ensemble contest held at Lakeville High School....
February 4, 2016 - 3:51pm