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Hastings Star Gazette
HHS grad earns highest skill award for Army medics
Residents express concern over Bahls Drive trail configuration
Dakota County changes policy on sirens
Trial delayed for man accused of killing Carrie Olson, whose body was found here last April
Dakota County honors its longtime employees
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City of Hastings
Wrestlers begin action at state tournament
Eight Raiders qualify for state wrestling tournament
Hastings boys basketball team advances to section semifinals
Hastings girls basketball team wins share of conference title
Longtime boys hockey coach Russ Welch to retire from coaching
Longtime downtown Hastings mailman to retire this week
Hastings family operates teddy bear rescue out of their home
St. Patrick’s Day observed ... a little early SEAS and St. Joseph host traditional Irish dinners
Engagement:Corey Elizabeth Rodewald-Bohmbach and Steven Topp
Campus news week ending Feb. 27
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Editorial: Good luck, coach Russ Welch
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Editorial: Change of course is another broken promise at UMORE
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March 17, 2011
Raiders reach the end of the road
The 2010-11 Hastings boys basketball season concluded in Rochester last week, when the Raiders lost to the Mayo Spartans, 56-39, in the first round of the section tournament. Mayo had a halftime lead of 22-14. The Spartans outscored the Raiders 34-25 in the second half to pull away...
March 17, 2011 - 9:04am
March 11, 2011
HHS graduate playing in Canada's collegiate basketball tournament
2006 Hastings graduate Doug Plumb is competing this weekend in the Canadian Interuniversity Sports basketball tournament. He plays for the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. The Thunderbirds won their first-round game. Plumb wears No. 10. The Thunderbirds are the team in...
March 11, 2011 - 8:42am
March 10, 2011
SEAS basketball season wraps up, girls A team wins championship
The St. Elizabeth Ann Seton basketball season came to a satisfying end for the girls A team. The girls won the championship in the CAA class D division. The girls A team defeated SPA 23-11 in their second playoff game last week and capped off the season with a 29-27 championship...
March 10, 2011 - 11:04am
Raider boys basketball team falls in section quarterfinals
The Hastings boys basketball season ended Wednesday night in Rochester, as the Raiders lost to Rochester Mayo, 56-39. Ellis Williams led Hastings in scoring with 17 points. The Spartans were the No. 3 seed in the section. Hastings was the No. 6.
March 10, 2011 - 10:44am
March 3, 2011
Girls basketball season ends with loss to Mayo, 57-43
The season has come to an end for the Hastings girls basketball team. On Wednesday night in Rochester, the Raiders lost to the Rochester Mayo Spartans, 57-43. The first-round section tournament loss ends Hastings' season.
March 3, 2011 - 9:45am
February 24, 2011
Hastings whips Park to earn third win, 67-49
It didn't show up in the win column until Tuesday night, but Hastings coach Chad Feikema knew it was happening. His team, he said earlier this week, was turning a corner. They had played some of their best basketball of the season. Things were looking better. His opinion was confirmed...
February 24, 2011 - 10:38am
Hastings fares much better against Roseville, but falls 49-35 in SEC action
Back on Jan. 14, Roseville and Hastings played against one another in girls basketball. It's easy to say the game was a one-sided affair. Roseville won, 70-20. Last week, when the two teams met again, much had changed. Roseville ended up winning the game, but the score at 49-35...
February 24, 2011 - 4:33am
February 11, 2011
Royals beat Raider girls, 55-20
The Hastings girls basketball team found out against Thursday why the Woodbury Royals are again one of the best teams in the Suburban East Conference. Woodbury beat Hastings on Thursday, 55-20. Woodbury improved to 11-2 in the SEC. Hastings is now 1-12 in league action. "Woodbury...
February 11, 2011 - 8:43am
Hastings boys fall to Woodbury, 94-58
Hastings ran into all kinds of trouble on the boys basketball court in a game last week against Woodbury. The Royals shot the lights out and, in the process, had no problem with the Raiders. Woodbury won, 94-58. "They shot the ball really well," coach Chad Feikema said. "They went...
February 11, 2011 - 8:41am
February 10, 2011
HHS senior hits 1,000 point milestone
It wasn't the best game of Liz Keena's career. Nor was it the best game of the season for the Hastings girls basketball team. But, with about 90 seconds to play against Woodbury, it suddenly became quite memorable for the HHS senior and her teammates. Keena hit a jump shot for her...
February 10, 2011 - 8:46am
February 4, 2011
Raider girls earn season's first win
The Hastings girls basketball team got a much-deserved notch in the win column with a 51-39 win over Forest Lake last Tuesday. A balanced scoring attack helped the Raiders on offense, with three players hitting double figures. Hastings held a 17-12 halftime lead, then outscored...
February 4, 2011 - 9:07am
February 3, 2011
Keena surpasses 1,000 point mark in game against Woodbury
Hastings High School senior Liz Keena did it. The HHS senior scored 13 points in Thursday night's game against Woodbury and now has 1,002 for her career. Keena will continue her basketball career next year at North Dakota State University. Hastings lost the game to Woodbury. She...
February 3, 2011 - 8:32pm
HHS senior goes for 1,000th career point tonight
Hastings High School senior Liz Keena hopes to score her 1,000th career point tonight, Feb. 3, during a game against Woodbury. Keena is just 11 points away from the milestone. Only three other players in HHS history have hit 1,000 career points. They are Erin Ditty, Amber Wirth...
February 3, 2011 - 10:13am
Raiders seek scoring punch
Football coaches say it all the time. Defense wins championships. Baseball coaches say it all the time. If you pitch well and play good defense, you'll have a chance to win every game out there. Basketball coaches praise defense, too, but at some point, some offense needs to be...
February 3, 2011 - 8:37am