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May 18, 2012
Josh Jacobsen looks over his motorcycle, which was restored and reassembled by a group of Hastings volunteers while he was deployed in Afghanistan. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardsonplay button
Hastings group surprises soldier with cycle
May 18, 2012 - 8:00am
May 11, 2012
Online auction ends May 14 for six vehicles, including five DWI forfeitures from Hastings
May 11, 2012 - 9:45am
May 7, 2012
This is the scene just north of the Hastings bridge on Monday, May 7, after a crash that injured one person. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Crash just north of Hastings bridge injures one person, whose truck rolled down embankment
May 7, 2012 - 8:56am
April 30, 2012
An explosion sent a massive ball of flame and smoke up from one of the buildings while firefighters worked to control the blaze. (Star Gazette photo by Katrina Styx)play button
Fire strikes near landscaping company in Hastings
April 30, 2012 - 6:38pm
April 27, 2012
On Monday morning, Niles Appert was driving past his brother Nolan's home along Pleasant Drive at the intersection with 17th Street West. That's when Niles Appert saw the flames and the smoke. He is pictured here on the left, watching as the house goes up in flames. To his right is his fiancée, Megan Kieffer. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Hastings family plans to rebuild on site of Monday's blaze
April 27, 2012 - 6:00am
April 26, 2012
Hastings woman returns home to inspect work, finds contractor smoking marijuana in her driveway
April 26, 2012 - 3:39pm
April 25, 2012
Woman corrections guard found not guilty of sexual conduct with juvenile male inmates
April 25, 2012 - 2:40pm
Chris Paulson was one of the first firefighters on the scene Monday. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Camper's built-in charging unit caused house fire in Hastings on Monday
April 25, 2012 - 1:44pm
April 23, 2012
Tara Mauch of Hastings gives mouth-to-mouth resuscitation to a dog that had been trapped inside a burning Hastings home on Monday morning. The dog is getting care at a veterinarian but appeared to be OK. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Two dogs, one rabbit saved from blaze inside Hastings home
April 23, 2012 - 12:23pm
A shed caught fire west of Hastings along Highway 55 Monday morning shortly after 9 a.m. (Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson)play button
Hastings Fire Department responds to fire west of Hastings
April 23, 2012 - 9:20am
April 19, 2012
Former state representative Walter Klaus is pictured during his 100th birthday party on Saturday morning in Hastings. Klaus represented Dakota County during his political career. He has lived in Hastings for about  four years. 
Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson
Former state representative from Dakota County turns 100 today
April 19, 2012 - 6:00am
April 17, 2012
Heil family on Costa Concordia tragedy: 'We will now be able to move forward and bring them home to rest'
April 17, 2012 - 1:38pm
Northfield woman charged with 16 counts of animal cruelty
April 17, 2012 - 11:09am
April 16, 2012
Kristina Mauersberger uses the skid steer to drop a basketball into a bucket on part of her obstacle course. The ball made it into the bucket, but bounced out. Star Ggazette photo by Katrina Styxplay button
It's dirt digging time at unique new business in Hastings
April 16, 2012 - 7:00am
April 12, 2012
Hastings police assist intoxicated man who couldn't get out of the bathroom
April 12, 2012 - 8:23am