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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
crime and courts
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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January 26, 2011
Despite best efforts, basketball team loses pair of games
Amidst a very challenging season for the Hastings boys basketball team, there has been one very bright spot: the play of junior Darius Wilkerson. Wilkerson has been playing his best basketball lately, and his statistics prove it. He leads the Raiders in scoring. He leads the Raiders...
January 26, 2011 - 11:06am
January 20, 2011
Raiders get win over Park, 59-56
The Hastings boys basketball team earned its second win of the season, and its first conference win, by beating Park on Tuesday night, 59-56. The Raiders got 21 points from Darius Wilkerson and the team had two other players in double figures. Tony Hammes finished with 14 and Josh...
January 20, 2011 - 11:34am
Raiders edged in two close ones
At the beginning of the season, Hastings girls basketball coach Mike Harp knew that wins in the Suburban East Conference would be hard to come by this year. There were, though, some games that he knew his team had a legitimate chance to win. Two of those were this week, and in both...
January 20, 2011 - 11:08am
January 13, 2011
Raider girls fall to Mounds View, 61-44, in SEC action
The Hastings girls basketball team lost to Mounds View on Friday, 61-44. While Hastings was outscored 33-19 in the first half, the team played much better in the second half, and was outscored just 28-25. "There were a couple points where we were down 25 or 26 points, but the girls...
January 13, 2011 - 1:44pm
Boys have strong effort but fall, 60-37
A tough loss last Tuesday night to Woodbury was followed up by a much better game Friday against Mounds View for the Hastings boys basketball team. The end result, though, was the same, as the Raiders fell to the Mustangs, 60-37. Hastings trailed 19-18 with just more than two minutes...
January 13, 2011 - 1:40pm
January 6, 2011
Hastings to host Spiral Basketball Tournament this weekend
The Hastings community will welcome 3,000 visitors this weekend as it prepares to host the 29th Annual Boys Spiral Basketball Tournament. From across Minnesota and Wisconsin, 108 teams will compete for championships in six different grade levels. "The Spiral Classic provides the...
January 6, 2011 - 2:08pm
Slow starts doom boys basketball in tourney play
The Hastings boys basketball team lost a pair of games at their own holiday tournament last week. The Raiders lost to Mahtomedi in the first round, then fell to Farmington in the second. Hastings is now 1-5 on the season. In the loss to Mahtomedi, a slow start doomed the Raiders....
January 6, 2011 - 1:54pm
December 30, 2010
Boys basketball: Red Wing boys beat Hastings, 58-36
A strong first half of defense kept the Hastings Raiders in their non-conference game last week against Red Wing. While the effort was there defensively, it appeared as though a lid had been put in place on the basket for the Raiders, especially in the second half. The end result?...
December 30, 2010 - 9:35am
Girls basketball: Wingers down Raiders, 83-52
The Hastings girls basketball team lost a non-conference game to Red Wing last week, 83-52. Liz Keena led Hastings in scoring with 23 points. Also scoring were: Morgan Tjomsland 2, Emily Daggett 7, Mary Haglund 7, Lexie Harp 5, Nicole Hollar 1, Kallie Dylla 8.
December 30, 2010 - 9:30am
December 22, 2010
Girls basketball: HHS falls to Cretin in close one
No, the Hastings girls basketball team did not break into the win column this week. Yes, though, the team did lead Cretin-Derham Hall with one minute to go. It was another close game for Hastings, and, unfortunately for the team, another close loss. Hastings is 0-8. "We had an...
December 22, 2010 - 4:10pm
December 17, 2010
Girls basketball: Raiders still seeking season's first win
Hastings High School girls basketball coach Mike Harp knows his team has its shortcomings. The Raiders are 0-7 on the season, and not much has gone right for the Raiders. There's one thing he's not concerned about, though: his team's effort. "The girls play hard every night," Harp...
December 17, 2010 - 11:30am
Boys basketball: Hastings falls to Farmington
All kinds of things went right for the Hastings boys basketball team in their season opener last week against Prescott. In the end, that might have been bad news for the Raiders. Just a few days later, the team lost to Farmington, 70-48. "Given we are a little inexperienced, and...
December 17, 2010 - 11:29am
December 10, 2010
Basketball: Hastings girls slip to 0-4 on the season
The 2010-11 season isn't off to a good start for the Hastings girls basketball team. The Raiders have lost their first four games. The team opened its season with a 44-41 loss to Prescott. On Friday, Hastings lost to Henry Sibley, 52-39. On Saturday, the Raiders fell to South...
December 10, 2010 - 8:41am
Basketball: Raiders kick off season with win
The Hastings boys basketball team got its season off to a great start Tuesday night with a 77-63 non-conference win over Prescott. The Raiders had great balance in scoring, with four players scoring in double figures. Junior Quintan Weaver led the way for the Raiders with 23 points. Tony...
December 10, 2010 - 8:40am