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Hastings Star Gazette
HHS marching band wins honors
Vermillion man in critical condition after motorcycle crash
Riverfront project moves into bidding stage
City Council: Fifty Plus and Auto Zone
HHS’ Laura Lunde is named to All-State band
crime and courts
City of Hastings
New faces to crack varsity cross country lineup
Hastings boys soccer team has 0-2 league mark thus far
So far, life in the Metro East Conference has been a good fit for Raider girls soccer team
Raiders volleyball team finds all kinds of success at Aerie Challenge
Raider swimmers show early dominance in MEC
Hastings woman left legacy of friendship, creativity, joy
AmyLynn joins Swanson family
Engagement:Anna Woodwick and Troy Vangsness
Engagement:Ashley Wildfeuer and Andrew Werner
Civil War weekend is Sept. 6-7 at LeDuc Historic Estate
arts and entertainment
Hazel E. Erlandson, 84
Lois M. Koskela, 78
Barbara A. Bezenek, 94
Maribelle Plath, 83
Daniel Ferdinand Peterson, 60
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Letter: Thanks to representatives who voted for new anti-bullying law
Letter: Slaten says ‘Together we can make a difference’
Editorial: Utecht’s third career may be his best
Editorial: It’s uphill for GOP in Minnesota
city of hastings
April 12, 2013
City Council: Assessments and utility fees
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, April 15, at Hastings City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Two presentations will be made, one on the Youth Green Team Recycling program and one providing information on Junior Achievement. The public...
news / government
April 12, 2013 - 10:45am
April 1, 2013
Find a pot hole? Send a text to the city's public works department
The Hastings Public Works Department encourages community members to report pot holes in need of repair on public streets within the City limits. Now anyone can anonymously text the exact location of the pot hole to City staff using the City's Tip411 account. Simply texting the...
April 1, 2013 - 9:22am
City names four finalists in administrator search
The Hastings City Council has selected four finalists for the vacant Hastings city administrator position. Finalists are Melinda Coleman, Charles Grawe, Catherine Green and Hastings' assistant city administrator, Melanie Mesko Lee. Coleman is the current city administrator of the...
April 1, 2013 - 8:46am
March 29, 2013
City Council: Street improvements, parking restrictions and a car wash clarification
The Hastings City Council will meet Monday, April 1, at 7 p.m. in City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. People will be invited to comment on the city's proposed 2013 infrastructure improvement program. Improvements include road work along 10th Street between Ramsey and...
news / government
March 29, 2013 - 10:13am
March 22, 2013
Initial Hudson redevelopment plans disappoint: Concepts included residential, hotel and banquet space
It looks like it will be a while yet before the former Hudson building in downtown Hastings is redeveloped. Last Thursday, the Hastings Economic Development and Redevelopment Authority, which owns the building, reviewed three redevelopment concept plans for the building, but none...
March 22, 2013 - 11:00am
March 21, 2013
Osberg's final day as city administrator is Friday
In March of 1989, Dave Osberg took a new job. He had been working in St. James when the city administrator position in Hastings opened up. City Hall had a much different dynamic back then. There was significant unrest in the council prior to Osberg's hiring, and it continued in some...
March 21, 2013 - 1:39pm
Communication lacking during snow emergency: More than 130 vehicles cited, 25 towed in March 4 snowfall
In early March, an overnight snowstorm meant an unpleasant surprise for Hastings resident Jane Snyder. Weather reports had been predicting snow, so Snyder watched the news to see if there were going to be any school closings or snow emergencies. Seeing none, she figured she would...
March 21, 2013 - 8:22am
March 15, 2013
City Council: Recognitions, Hudson zoning and a new parks and rec director
The Hastings City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, March 18. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Two health-related proclamations will be read. The first declares March to be Colorectal Cancer Screening Awareness Month in Hastings. The second congratulates Regina Medical Center...
news / government
March 15, 2013 - 9:42am
March 7, 2013
Council votes unanimously to open administrator position
The Hastings City Council agreed with the administrative committee's recommendation to seek applicants for the soon-to-be-vacant city administrator position. The committee met last week and voted 2-1 to post a notice of the vacancy, rather than appointing assistant city administrator...
March 7, 2013 - 1:00pm
February 28, 2013
Committee advises seeking external candidates for city administrator position
The Hastings City Council's administrative committee recommends that the full council seek outside applicants for the city administrator position. The recommendation was made two days after City Administrator Dave Osberg submitted his official letter of resignation. His final day...
February 28, 2013 - 2:00pm
February 22, 2013
So long, Sliver: Arena manager Sliver McGree to retire after 30 years on the job
Sliver McGree liked playing hockey as a youngster in Hastings. The problem, he said, was that he just wasn't very good. "They couldn't cut me because they didn't have enough players," he said. "I was what you would call a great skater - but I had no hand skills. I could chase people...
news / sports
February 22, 2013 - 7:00am
February 20, 2013
Quality One Woodwork gets $1 per acre deal
The Hastings City Council signed an agreement that gives Quality One Woodwork the option to purchase 1.8 acres of city property for $1 an acre within the next nine years. The property is adjacent to the Hastings business's current location, 3005 Millard Ave. Quality One would use...
news / business /
February 20, 2013 - 2:11pm
Osberg's last day as city administrator in Hastings is March 22
Hastings City Administrator Dave Osberg submitted his letter of resignation to the city council Tuesday evening. His last day is scheduled to be Friday, March 22. Osberg is leaving the City of Hastings to become the city administrator for the City of Eagan. He is set to begin his...
news / government
February 20, 2013 - 2:08pm
February 15, 2013
CR 46/47 trail: New trail closure is part of the deal
Last fall, the City of Hastings finished work on a new trail connection that improved safety for trail users along County Road 46/47, between Pleasant Drive and the Vermillion River overpass. Then, just a few weeks later, in mid-December, the trail was gated off and marked as closed....
February 15, 2013 - 2:14pm
City Council: A resignation, development incentives and a new softball coordinator
The next Hastings City Council meeting will be held Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m. inside City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. City Administrator Dave Osberg's resignation will be accepted as part of the consent agenda. The letter indicates Osberg's last day with the City...
news / government
February 15, 2013 - 2:01pm