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Hastings Star Gazette
Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Santa Claus has arrived at a Park Ridge apartment
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
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
August 13, 2015
Hip-Hop Camp planned at local dance academy
For nine dollars an hour, Hastings residents of all ages can participate in a local dance camp that is unique for its area. Co-owners of the...
August 13, 2015 - 9:19am
July 29, 2015
Hastings Goodwill store to close in September
The Goodwill store at the Westview Center in Hastings is closing. The store will close on Saturday, Sept. 26. “The Hastings store has been disappointing from a sales perspective,” said Mary Beth Casement, who is Goodwill’s director of retail marketing. The store’s...
July 29, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 17, 2015
It's closing time for The Point
For countless area couples, driving past The Point on Highway 61 brings back the best of memories. The establishment at the intersection of...
July 17, 2015 - 12:22pm
July 16, 2015
A burger fit for royalty: Wyatt’s creates new burger in honor of Miss Minnesota
As the new Miss Minnesota, Hastings native Rachel Latuff has lots of new duties. Some are serious, like doing service work to improve education....
July 16, 2015 - 11:44am
July 13, 2015
Vintage boutique from Afton adds location in Hastings
Trash turns to treasure in the new vintage shop downtown called Eye Candy Refind. Lacy Vreeland founded Eye Candy REfind in Afton, and recently...
July 13, 2015 - 8:44am
July 10, 2015
Barse is new Chamber of Commerce president
The Hastings Area Chamber Board of Directors has named Kristy Barse as the new Chamber president. She will begin her role full time on Monday,...
July 10, 2015 - 3:01pm
July 8, 2015
BreakAway Arts Center to open studio July 17
During Rivertown Days, artists are easy to find. They set up booths at the craft fair, show off their skills in demonstrations and can even be found wandering among the festivities. It’s a good weekend to access local art in Hastings, and this year, it’s also a good weekend to...
July 8, 2015 - 1:45pm
June 30, 2015
REDLine plans Olympic-class athletic facility in Hastings
Come this fall, Hastings athletes will have a new option for athletic training. REDLine Human Performance is a new company that’s working on...
June 30, 2015 - 8:16am
June 26, 2015
Longtime Hastings veterinarian to retire
To veterinary doctor Mike Bahr, the Hastings Veterinary Clinic has been “just the perfect job.” It’s a job he’s had for 34 years. Next...
June 26, 2015 - 11:09am
June 22, 2015
Out to lunch: This week we went out to lunch at Me and Julio with Mark Simacek
There wasn’t much that Mark Simacek could get away with as he grew up in Hastings. For starters, his father Mike was a longtime teacher here....
June 22, 2015 - 1:26pm
June 18, 2015
The Point to close June 30
The Point, located at the intersection of highways 10 and 61, is closing on June 30. The site is being sold to SSG, a convenience store chain based in Hudson, Wis. They plan to redevelop the site, eventually planning to open a new convenience store there in early 2016. The Star...
June 18, 2015 - 9:44am
May 29, 2015
Hastings president Michelle Jacobs resigns
Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau president Michelle Jacobs has resigned. Her resignation is effective July 3. Bruce Goblirsch, the chair of the chamber's board, wrote an email that was distributed earlier today about the resignation. In it, he wrote: "Michelle...
May 29, 2015 - 2:02pm
May 27, 2015
Allina seeks to build new clinic near Walmart
Allina Health is hoping to start a new construction project in Hastings, but it needs the city to expand its borders before more visible work can begin. Last Thursday, May 14, representatives from Allina met with the Hastings City Council’s planning committee, which includes council...
May 27, 2015 - 2:03pm
May 21, 2015
Treasure Island breaks ground on $19 million expansion
Treasure Island Resort & Casino broke ground this morning on a 19 million dollar project that is expected to be complete in early 2016. The...
May 21, 2015 - 3:27pm
May 20, 2015
Chamber settling in at new location
The Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau is settling into its new home at 314 Vermillion St. For the past 17 years, the Chamber...
May 20, 2015 - 3:05pm