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Hastings Star Gazette
Vehicle rollover at Highway 61 and 18th St. in Hastings
Local businesses celebrate with ribbon cutting
Mexican food truck opens in Hastings
Dakota honoring and benefit concert is May 24-27 in Mankato
Vehicle strikes parked car on Vermillion Street
crime and courts
City of Hastings
HHS track and field competes at Eagan True Team meet
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
Local thespians: Black Dirt Theater auditioning for ‘Mary Poppins’
Garage Sale Map Hunter
River Valley Band awarded $4,400 grant
Recap: Vintage crawlers visit Hastings
Cottage Grove film festival sees bigger picture
arts and entertainment
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Steven L. Oostenink, 59
Rita M. Carlson, 85
Rose M. Carlson, 72
Barbara J. Hankes, 83
Mohsen Shoukry Yacoub, 72
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
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
Real Estate Showcase
December 8, 2010
Authorities respond to ammonia leak in Randolph
Red Wing firefighters were on standby Wednesday morning following an anhydrous ammonia leak in Randolph. Goodhue County sheriff's spokeswoman Kris Weiss said deputies were called at 8:45 a.m. to provide traffic assistance on 292nd Street in Randolph, a Dakota County town located...
December 8, 2010 - 10:06am
September 23, 2010
Floods pummel Goodhue County
ZUMBROTA - Clad in a yellow rain jacket and rubber boots, Dennis Sprenger of Zumbrota stood out in the rain Thursday and watched as the banks...
September 23, 2010 - 7:46am
March 19, 2010
Woman dies in Highway 52 rollover
A 26-year-old Hastings woman was killed Thursday in a crash on Highway 52 in Cannon Falls. Danielle Solberg and two small children were riding in a vehicle driven by Jeffery Huetmaker, 25, when it ran off the left side of the road, vaulted through the median and rolled, according...
March 19, 2010 - 8:07am
January 18, 2010
Residents learn about interchange's impacts
Diane Logue may have to find another place to ride her horses once the new interchange is built on Highway 52 and County Road 24 in Cannon Falls. The massive project's access roads will cut through large portions of her rural property. But Logue is not complaining. She is looking...
January 18, 2010 - 8:49am
January 11, 2010
No deal for Hampton Woman
It was no deal for a Hampton woman, but she had fun on the "Deal or No Deal" show anyway. "I didn't win a thing," Kristi Waltman said. "My number wasn't picked. "You hold one of the cases with a number on it, and if the ball doesn't land in the slot with the number of the case you're...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 11, 2010 - 9:19am
December 21, 2009
New Ravenna Town Hall opens for business
The new building is ready for use. As of last week, Ravenna Township has a new official town hall at 20425 Red Wing Blvd. The building replaces...
December 21, 2009 - 8:37am
December 17, 2009
Nuclear issues top the new Tribal Council's priority list
Prairie Island tribal leaders pledged Monday to keep their focus on nuclear waste management. Newly elected Tribal Council members said after being sworn-in that the fight over dry cask storage at the nearby Prairie Island nuclear plant would continue over the next two years. "Our...
December 17, 2009 - 10:15am
October 22, 2009
Halloween party continues tradition
Family fun, games and activities, and food will be the main attractions when the annual Community Halloween Party, sponsored by Youth First, Hastings Parks and Recreation, Hastings Community Education, and Hastings YMCA, is held from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, in the Hastings...
October 22, 2009 - 10:05am
Nininger Township trail to Spring Lake Park moves ahead
Construction of the Mississippi River Regional Trail alignment along Dakota County Road 87 from Spring Lake Park in Nininger Township to Hastings will not begin until next year, but Dakota County officials have begun the official steps to acquire property for the needed right-of-way...
October 22, 2009 - 8:16am
September 9, 2009
Vehicle stolen, driver leads police in pursuit
A 28-year-old Hugo man faces charges of theft - unauthorized use of a motor vehicle fleeing a police officer, driving after revocation, and speed after a Sept. 2 pursuit that began in Ravenna Township, continued through the south area of the township, and ended on a farm off Highway...
News/crime and courts
September 9, 2009 - 1:16pm
August 20, 2009
Chris Kneen becomes United Methodist Church pastor
He is a fifth-generation United Methodist Church pastor, but the Rev. Christopher (Chris) Kneen took a slight detour through the business world...
August 20, 2009 - 12:21pm
August 13, 2009
Million dollar milestone reached
For five hours they walked the "track," listened to the music and guest speakers, and enjoyed the company of others at Hastings Bridge to a Cure. While...
August 13, 2009 - 2:45pm
July 30, 2009
Bulletin Board, July 30, 2009
St. Mary's-Basswood Grove will host its 12th annual corn and pig roast, and the second annual silent auction, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, on the grounds of the historic church in Denmark Township. Relax in the shaded beauty of the churchyard's glorious basswood trees...
July 30, 2009 - 4:06pm
'Celebrate Recovery' with a family picnic
The program helped save Deb Hines' life, her marriage and her relationship with her children. A little more than a year ago, she initiated a Celebrate Recovery program at Christ's Family Church. Four people came to the first meeting. Now the weekly Wednesday evening meetings usually...
July 30, 2009 - 4:03pm
Animal Ark walk is Saturday; annual walk raises money for shelter
The annual Animal Ark Animal Walk is this Saturday, Aug. 1, in Hastings. The event raises money for Animal Ark, a no-kill shelter located in Hastings. Teams and individuals have been collecting pledges over the past couple months in preparation for the walk, which is Animal Ark's...
July 30, 2009 - 3:24pm