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Hastings Star Gazette
SEAS preschoolers watch ducklings hatch
Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
Band students awarded at spring concert
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Hastings boys' tennis advances to sectional finals
Where the buffalo roam
Raider baseball wins nine straight MEC games
HHS softball beats Eastview 2-1 in first round of section playoffs
HHS girls golf coming to end of regular season
The Busby brothers of River Falls
Grand opening of Mississippi River Trail takes place amid rain and cold
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Benefit for Bentley to be held June 17
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
arts and entertainment
PHN GOLF COURSE EXPANSION
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP ORD 2017-01
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Steven L. Oostenink, 59
Ruth Olsen, 96
Tecla Rose Karpen, 90
Theresa E. King, 90
Maureen C. Myhre, 51
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Letter: Love thy neighbor
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
Real Estate Showcase
May 22, 2017
Local businesses celebrate with ribbon cutting
Last week, the Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau hosted two ribbon-cutting events for businesses in the community. On May...
May 22, 2017 - 1:32pm
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