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Hastings Star Gazette
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will once again stop in Hastings
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Minnesota roundup: Arrest made in killing of 95-year-old Anoka man; Downtown Mpls. Macy's to close; 4 state news stories
Minnesota expects $1.4 billion budget surplus
Minnesota expects $1.4 billion budget surplus
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raiders struggle against Burnsville, lose close one to Dodge County
River Blades Skating School performs at grand opening of Wells Fargo Winter Skate Rink
Ingenerf and Girgen compete at state swimming, diving meet
Vikings cut kicker Walsh after another rough outing
HHS cross-country teams finish strong season
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
Fourth medallion hunt clue released for Holiday Hoopla
arts and entertainment
ASSUME NAME Cleaning Services by chris
Marketplace Home Mortgage, vs Goff
Sister Florence M. Judge, 93
Richard M. "Rich" Bohen, 71
Irene Klemetsrud, 93
Dean A. Aschenbrenner, 57
Cynthia Beebe, 64
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
In support of Adam Estenson
Real Estate Showcase
August 28, 2013
CVS proposes 13,000 square foot store; Planners recommend approval, 3-2
Three out of five commissioners on the Hastings Planning Commission voted to recommend approval of a site plan presented by CVS Pharmacy Monday...
August 28, 2013 - 4:03pm
August 15, 2013
CVS plans submitted to city
Plans for a CVS Pharmacy development at the northeast corner of 15th and Vermillion streets have been submitted to the City of Hastings. The plans are being submitted first to the Hastings Planning Commission. Commissioners will review the plans and discuss them publicly at its next...
August 15, 2013 - 8:39am
August 13, 2013
It's official: Panera Bread to close its Hastings location
The Panera Bread location in Hastings is officially closing. The store's final day is Tuesday, Aug. 20.
August 13, 2013 - 4:21pm
August 5, 2013
Review of Vermillion Street guidelines comes weeks before expected CVS development application
With a potential major redevelopment plan about to come before the city, the Hastings Planning Commission recently took a look at the document guiding development in the Vermillion Street corridor. The Vermillion Street Corridor Development Guidelines were established in January...
August 5, 2013 - 2:41pm
August 2, 2013
Rio Gran moves grooming school to new location
No, they're not moving. But Rio Gran is expanding. This fall, the Hastings business will move its grooming school and salon to a new building just north of Hastings, along Highway 61. Rio Gran, located west of Hastings along Fischer Avenue, is a dog boarding, training and grooming...
August 2, 2013 - 8:27am
August 1, 2013
McDonald's gives away free backpacks this Saturday
McDonald’s and its restaurant owner/operators in the Twin Cities Co-Op are helping families get ready for school by giving away a total of 20,000 backpacks at nearly 200 participating restaurants in Minnesota and western Wisconsin. “Backpack Saturday” will be held at 8 a.m....
August 1, 2013 - 8:41am
July 31, 2013
Bridge View Boutique open along Vermillion Street
After working in human resources for about 20 years, Hastings resident Lori Spence was ready for a change of pace. She had raised three sons,...
July 31, 2013 - 8:42am
July 18, 2013
Family Dispute Solutions opens doors in Hastings
Last fall, three Hastings women were brought together by their common background in family law. Melissa Remick and Jaime Miller became paralegal interns for Martha Sullivan, who runs a law practice in Hastings. The three connected over their desire to make things easier for families...
July 18, 2013 - 2:54pm
July 17, 2013
Allina will assume ownership of Regina Medical Center, Senior Living facilities
On Aug. 1, Allina Health will assume full ownership of Regina Medical Center in Hastings. For almost 30 years, Regina Medical Center has built a close working relationship with Allina Health, according to a press release issued by Regina.
July 17, 2013 - 9:25am
July 10, 2013
Jan’s dancers win Grand Nationals
Dancers from Jan’s School of Dance, Inc., captured the Senior Grand National Championship with “Trouble” and the Teen Grand National Championship with “Loud” at the Midwest Stars National Finals in the Wisconsin Dells in June.
July 10, 2013 - 2:19pm
June 24, 2013
Mellick takes over as United Way of Hastings' executive director
Last Thursday, Mari Mellick officially began her duties as the new executive director of the United Way of Hastings. She has been working for...
June 24, 2013 - 2:05pm
June 19, 2013
Mark Omann is new owner of Hastings Culver's
The Hastings Culver's restaurant, located next to Cub Foods along General Sieben Drive, has a new owner. A Chanhassen resident, Mark Omann has worked for Culver's corporate side for the past nine years as a regional franchise partner. As of June 1, he started down a new career path...
June 19, 2013 - 10:53am
September 27, 2012
Hundreds turn out to bid farewell to Cottage View Drive-in (W/VIDEO)
In many ways, the Cottage View Drive-In farewell celebration felt like the theater's early days some four decades ago. Hundreds of people turned...
September 27, 2012 - 9:50pm
September 10, 2012
Cottage Grove Walmart a go; Cottage View Drive-In to go
In the end, new retail trumped nostalgia. After 47 seasons, the Cottage View Drive-In will close next month following the Cottage Grove City...
September 10, 2012 - 10:24am
February 8, 2012
Forum Communications offers photo gallery app
Forum Communications Co. has released a new iPad application designed to aggregate the work of its dozens of award-winning photojournalists from newspapers throughout the Upper Midwest. The new FCC News Lens app contains more than 3,700 photo galleries comprising 44,000 photos taken...
February 8, 2012 - 1:07pm