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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
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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
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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
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Council-elect express thanks in wake of Tuesday election
Voters in Dakota County had to wait until after Donald Trump’s acceptance speech to find out which local candidates will lead Hastings and the region over the next few years. Although polls closed at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, Dakota County results weren’t posted until 2:08 a.m....
November 10, 2016 - 3:11pm
October 20, 2016
Downtown construction ends for 2016, plans begin for alley work next year
Three years ago, Hastings officials and city staff talked about a project that would revitalize and transform downtown Hastings. This year, the...
October 20, 2016 - 10:16am
September 30, 2016
City council: Presentations, fiber and bond sales
The next regular Hastings City Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, at City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Before getting down to business, the council will hear two presentations. One will be from Willicey Tynes, the artist that created and installed...
September 30, 2016 - 10:38am
September 15, 2016
City proposes slightly lower tax rate for 2017
The Hastings City Council approved its preliminary budget and property tax levy at its Sept. 6 meeting. The preliminary rates set the maximum...
September 15, 2016 - 9:23am
August 26, 2016
City agrees to sell property south of Walgreens
The Hastings City Council has agreed to sell a .29-acre lot located at the intersection of highways 55 and 61. At its Aug. 15 meeting, the council unanimously approved a purchase agreement for the site with E&R Investments, a Minnesota company. The city-owned parcel is located...
August 26, 2016 - 8:34am
July 12, 2016
Hastings unveils first commissioned artwork
Levee Park in downtown Hastings got its first piece of permanent, public artwork last week. On June 29, a sculpture commissioned by the Hastings...
July 12, 2016 - 4:36pm
July 1, 2016
City Council: An art presentation and a home business license
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 5. City Hall is closed Monday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday. Willicey Tynes, the artist who designed and built the new sculpture, “Nascent,” for Levee Park, will give a presentation...
July 1, 2016 - 9:53am
May 13, 2016
City council: Vietnam War, city code amendment and summer road projects
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, May 16. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. The meeting will start with a special proclamation commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. Nine million Americans served on active duty during...
May 13, 2016 - 11:10am
April 29, 2016
City Council: Richard 'Dick' Collins Day, new HEDRA members and vehicle storage
The next regular Hastings City Council meeting will be at 7 p.m. Monday, May 2. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Council members will declare May 14 as Richard “Dick” Collins Day. Collins made numerous contributions to the city. He served on the council, created the city...
April 29, 2016 - 10:17am
April 28, 2016
Election filing period opens May 17
Considering a run for political office? The filing period for this year’s election on the city, county and state level opens Tuesday, May 17, and continues for two weeks until Tuesday, May. 31. For the City of Hastings, four City Council seats will be on the ballot this year. Incumbents...
April 28, 2016 - 8:44am
April 1, 2016
City Council: New staff, Riverfront Renaissance and Artspace
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, April 4, at Hastings City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda A number of new employees will be welcomed to the city and introduced to the council. Among them are Senior Accountant Diane Archer,...
April 1, 2016 - 1:51pm
March 10, 2016
Public Arts Task Force seeks citizen feedback on art
The Public Arts Task Force formed by the City of Hastings has received multiple proposals for their call for public art, and is now seeking public response to the pieces that are under consideration. A survey has been created on the city’s website; members of the public can review...
March 10, 2016 - 9:59am
March 4, 2016
City Council: Commissioner recognition, site plans and park fees
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, March 7. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. First off, the council will formally recognize planning commissioner Russ Rohloff for his years of service to the city. Rohloff has served six years on the...
March 4, 2016 - 10:47am
February 1, 2016
City Council: A first-floor apartment in downtown
The Hastings City Council will hold its next regular meeting at 7 p.m. tonight, Feb. 1. A look at the agenda suggests it could be a quick meeting. Beyond the approval of the minutes from two previous council meetings and the consent agenda, the council is only scheduled to address...
February 1, 2016 - 11:14am
January 21, 2016
Hastings police launch body camera pilot program
The Hastings City Council approved the start of a new pilot program putting video cameras on police officers. The program is expected to last...
January 21, 2016 - 1:04pm