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Hastings Star Gazette
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
A Victorian Christmas comes to downtown Hastings
Minnesota roundup: Cremated remains left at cemetery; Saturday to be Bob Dylan Day; 3 more state news stories
Dakota County proposes 10 percent less spending for 2017
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raiders drop first two games of the season
Hastings boys' hockey has rough start to season, drop three straight
Hastings girls' hockey drops two games to Hudson and Farmington
HHS wrestling takes third at own Raider Duals
Raiders boys' basketball beats Red Wing to open season
Dec. 7 event to highlight veterans sacrifices
Local students perform in Gustavus Adolphus Christmas program
Downtown embraces the season of lights
Holiday Hoopla medallion has been found
Fifth medallion hunt clue released for Holiday Hoopla
arts and entertainment
City of Hastings Public Hearing CHAPTER 34 CITY FEES
Probate of Will Joseph P. Grant
DENMARK TWP - GRANLEY PLAN COMMISSION HEARING
Nininger Township Filings Open
DENMARK TWP - JOHN HEINBUCH Planning Commission Hearing
Naomi "Oma" Therres, 76
John Michael Palmer, 69
M. Margaret Caneff, 89
Donald F. Harris, 83
Ross J. Albertson, 52
Letters to the editor for Dec. 1
Letter: Local support helped African school
In support of Tony Jurgens
In response to Labovitch's letter
Viking cruise port could be smart tourism draw
Real Estate Showcase
October 26, 2016
HHS Wind Ensemble hosts Connection Concert
The Hastings High School Wind Ensemble teamed up with the River Valley Band and the Medalist Concert Band Tuesday evening to perform a concert...
October 26, 2016 - 11:19am
October 23, 2016
HPAAC Arts Gala set for Nov. 4
The Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council fifth annual gala will be from 6-9 p.m., Nov. 4, at St. Elizabeth Anne Seton Hall on the corner of 15th Street and General Sieben Drive. The fundraiser is done to promote artists and art in the Hastings and Prescott communities. The theme for...
October 23, 2016 - 8:00am
October 17, 2016
Raiders marching band places second in division at state
The Hastings High School Raiders Marching Band took its field show to the state competition on Saturday, Oct. 8. And while the band performed...
October 17, 2016 - 12:09pm
October 6, 2016
Rach-Al-Paca opens new yarn store
Rachel and Alan Boucher, owners of Rach-Al-Paca Fiber Processing, are expanding their business. Last weekend, they opened a small store on their...
October 6, 2016 - 2:55pm
September 29, 2016
Raiders marching band to host first-ever post-season show Oct. 2
The Hastings Raiders Marching Band performed at the Rosemount competition last Saturday, placing second in their class. They also won the caption...
September 29, 2016 - 8:32am
September 26, 2016
Plein air festival comes to Hastings
Hastings based artist Andy Evansen is hosting a plein air festival in Hastings on Oct. 1. The event, which was created to help raise funds for the Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council (HPAAC), will bring 15 of Minnesota’s top outdoor painters to Hastings. “It’s a who’s who...
September 26, 2016 - 9:22am
September 18, 2016
A successful weekend for Hastings Raiders Marching Band
The Hastings Raiders Marching Band competed in its first two competitions last Saturday, Sept. 10, and earned second place at both shows. At...
September 18, 2016 - 8:00am
August 25, 2016
Artspace groundbreaking to feature ‘art shovels’
On Aug. 30, Artspace is inviting the public to a ceremonial groundbreaking. But this particular groundbreaking will be a little different than...
August 25, 2016 - 2:10pm
August 12, 2016
Miesville baseball field featured in book on Minnesota ballparks
“It’s got that Field of Dreams touch.” That is how first-time author Todd Mueller described the Miesville Mudhens home field. Mueller just...
August 12, 2016 - 8:24am
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...
Life/arts and entertainment
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