Skip to main content
Hastings Star Gazette
Dayton offers 25% health insurance premium reduction proposal
Minnesota roundup: Patrol still looking for hit-and-run driver who killed 85 year old woman; Man killed after contacting live wire following crash; plus more state headlines.
Council candidates talk issues at recent forum
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Girls’ tennis season ends strong despite young team
HHS cross-country one of top performers at Metro East Championships
Boys’ soccer team made significant improvements in 2016
Girls’ soccer team ends season 3-11-3 overall
Raiders volleyball beats Henry Sibley on Senior Night
LeDuc hosts annual Harvest Haunting
Church brings national speakers to aid parents
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
Boy Scout Troop 23 spent a week on a high adventure trip
Rapids Riders clear about 75 bags of trash from Vermillion River area
arts and entertainment
PN ACCURACY TEST
RESURRECTION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF HASTINGS
PUBLIC NOTICE hilton self
Clarence 'Butch' Pribnow, 67
Hugh J. Slaten, 97
Lee Roy Eugene Chandler, 63
Donald F. Reinardy, 72
Thomas "George" Stoffel, 73
In support of Tina Folch
In support of Danna Elling Schultz
In support of Joe Balsanek
In support of Schoen, Slaten
Lewis is a perfectly qualified outsider
Real Estate Showcase
September 26, 2016
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
Although removal of wisdom teeth is very common, there are no studies that show a benefit to taking them out when they are not causing pain or...
September 26, 2016 - 6:00am
September 24, 2016
Hastings church merges fitness, faith
One Hastings church is taking a new approach to outreach. Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church is creating a state-of-the-art fitness center...
September 24, 2016 - 8:00am
August 23, 2016
80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
State officials identified 80 homes in south Washington County with drinking water containing certain chemical levels that exceed new federal health guidelines.
August 23, 2016 - 3:45pm
July 31, 2016
Regina Hospital faces Medicare penalties, also expects $35,000 bonus
Regina Hospital in Hastings is one of several hospitals in the state to face penalties imposed by Medicare. Medicare compiled data that shows the penalties and rewards that Minnesota hospitals that are participants in the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) are expected to...
July 31, 2016 - 8:00am
July 19, 2016
Refuge available at Tilden during excessive heat advisory this week
The city of Hastings has released an excessive heat advisory. Dangerous high temperatures are expected for Wednesday, July 20, through Friday, July 22. The city has designated the Tilden Community Center as a heat refuge. The community center is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and offers...
July 19, 2016 - 11:33am
July 8, 2016
Peace Run comes to Hastings
On July 16, a group of runners will carry a torch through Hastings. The event is part of the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, a global torch relay that embodies humanity’s universal aspiration for peace. According to the organization’s website, the event “simply strives to...
July 8, 2016 - 9:39am
May 7, 2016
Special blood drive held in honor of Danielle Anselment
An American Red Cross blood drive will be held in honor of Danielle Anselment on Saturday, May 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church where...
May 7, 2016 - 8:00am
March 16, 2016
Moms on the Run celebrates fifth season in Hastings
This spring, Moms on the Run will launch its fifth season in Hastings. And although the social running group still has room to grow, it’s proven...
March 16, 2016 - 3:01pm
March 8, 2016
Study highlights problem nitrate levels in local groundwater
A report submitted in January to the state legislature by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) put a spotlight on water quality concerns. The report, which is the result of a 2013 legislative directive to the MPCA, focused on groundwater contaminates and recommendations for...
March 8, 2016 - 4:44pm
March 3, 2016
Regina adds new simulation lab
Staff at Regina Hospital have a new way to improve their skills and get experience managing health conditions that don’t occur often, but pose...
March 3, 2016 - 8:42am
February 7, 2016
Kari Everson brings nursing background and love for people to administrator position
Kari Everson remembers fourth grade well. A new Adopt-A-Grandparent program at a Red Wing nursing home would help to shape the direction of her...
February 7, 2016 - 8:00am
February 5, 2016
New emergency department opens to patients
Regina Hospital’s new emergency department and main entrance officially opened Tuesday morning, Feb. 4. Dual medical teams working in both...
February 5, 2016 - 8:45am
January 27, 2016
Afton Alps to host helmet challenge Jan. 30
Each winter, active Minnesotans hit their favorite hill to beat the winter blues, get some fresh air and exercise. Regions Hospital and Afton Alps are teaming up to join the fun, and sharing a message of the importance of wearing a helmet while you ski or ride. Helmet usage is on...
January 27, 2016 - 10:33am
January 16, 2016
Blood donations here Jan. 25-26 at Our Saviour’s help others in the region
The need for blood is ongoing, more so during the winter months, according to the American Red Cross. Hastings residents can help replenish the blood supply at a community blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25; and from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, at Our...
January 16, 2016 - 7:24am
December 17, 2015
Allina welcomes Tom Thompson as new hospital president
Regina Hospital has a new leader. Tom Thompson, a Little Falls native, took the hospital’s top spot on Nov. 8. Since then, he’s been through...
December 17, 2015 - 8:43am