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Hastings Star Gazette
Dakota honoring and benefit concert is May 24-27 in Mankato
Vehicle strikes parked car on Vermillion Street
Minnesota Boychoir to perform in Hastings
Water, sewer bills to increase
Former Hudson man convicted of child battery charged again in Minnesota with new crime
crime and courts
City of Hastings
HHS boys' tennis drops conference championship to Mahtomedi
HHS boys' golf wins two triangulars, takes second in another
HHS softball falls to North St. Paul in MEC championship game
HHS trap and skeet team finishes first week of competition
HHS baseball wins three in a row, then loses two
Garage Sale Map Hunter
River Valley Band awarded $4,400 grant
Recap: Vintage crawlers visit Hastings
Cottage Grove film festival sees bigger picture
Writing to inspire: Minnesota love story included in new book
arts and entertainment
ORDINANCE NO 2017-02
PROBATE LOUGHREA HASG
ASSU HAPPYNESS HUNT
ASSU NATURZ 5
Steven L. Oostenink, 59
Barbara J. Hankes, 83
Mohsen Shoukry Yacoub, 72
Scott G. Carlson, 60
Harold M. Stenson
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
Viewpoint: Beware of 'Can you hear me?' scam calls
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
Letter: Lewis' support for rich is an abomination
Real Estate Showcase
May 14, 2017
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
A wide swath of Minnesotans interact with a homegrown, billion-dollar business every day — without leaving the house, without turning...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 12, 2017
Is Emily's the 'Sweetest'? Bakery competes for national title
Hastings has had a bakery in town for over 100 years and according to the co-owner Norine Bishop, Emily's Bakery and Deli isn't just any ordinary...
May 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 4, 2017
Junction 70 restaurant in Cottage Grove races to finish line
The long-awaited Junction 70 Grill is now serving. Owner Joel Lehman said it is a somewhat limited opening with a limited menu, but will expand...
May 4, 2017 - 2:21pm
Wausau Homes celebrates grand opening in Hastings
Wausau Homes, located at 507 Vermillion Street, celebrated their grand opening and announced that they are now building homes in Dakota County...
May 4, 2017 - 10:17am
May 3, 2017
Hastings financial advisor honored at annual conference
Abra Hovgaard, an Edward Jones financial advisor, was honored at the Edward Jones Managing Partner's Conference April 19-21 in San Antonio. Hovgaard has been a financial advisor in Hastings since 2005. The annual event honors the top 400 of the firm's more than 14,000 financial advisors....
May 3, 2017 - 10:01am
May 2, 2017
MetroPCS opens downtown Hastings location
A new MetroPCS store opened its doors April 13 in Hastings at 300 Vermillion St. The wireless store is known for offering great value in devices...
May 2, 2017 - 9:29am
April 21, 2017
Body Works to host 5K
Attention runners and walkers! After last year's fantastic attendance, Body Works will be hosting its second annual 5K Fitness Walk and Run at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 3, at Body Works, 1380 N. Acres Road, Prescott. Proceeds from the 5K will benefit the Prescott Middle School Choir....
April 21, 2017 - 12:07pm
April 18, 2017
River Oaks quarterly review leads to changes at Cottage Grove golf course
River Oaks Golf Course has been under Parks and Recreation Department control for a full quarter now, after being managed by the city council...
April 18, 2017 - 2:50pm
April 12, 2017
A Best of Minnesota toast: Area wineries make statewide top 10 list
Three area wineries have been named to Minnesota's top 10 by the Best of Minnesota website. Alexis Bailly Vineyards of Hastings leads the way...
April 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
Bella is back: Pizza joint opens at new Cottage Grove location
Bella's new location at 7155 80th St. took awhile to get ready, but will open this week just the way Tim and Cinnamon Roche hoped it would b...
April 12, 2017 - 3:38pm
April 7, 2017
Country Nites Saloon to open in May
Michael Haatvedt hopes to bring a little Nashville, Tenn., down the street by opening Country Nites Saloon. The new owner said that he has always...
April 7, 2017 - 9:35am
April 6, 2017
Rally at the Rack: Nordstrom Rack opens at Woodbury’s CityPlace
The doors to Nordstrom Rack have finally opened in Woodbury On Thursday morning, about 200 early morning shoppers rallied in front of the store,...
April 6, 2017 - 2:33pm
City looks to reduce WAC/SAC by 25 percent
As the Hastings City Council looks to adjust its water and sewer (utility) rates, they are also taking a look at a related fee: sewer access charges and water access charges.
March 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 16, 2017
City begins work on Vermillion Street Corridor project
This year, the downtown Riverfront Renaissance project will be finished. The project has earned praise from locals and outsiders alike in recent years, and it's considered a major point of pride for the Hastings City Council. But rather than sitting back and admiring their work, the...
February 16, 2017 - 3:36pm
January 14, 2017
The seven cats of downtown Hastings
Tenants come and go in the living spaces above the downtown Hastings stores, and sometimes their little feline friends get left behind. When...
January 14, 2017 - 8:00am