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Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
Lawyer: Schoen denies sexual harassment claims in midst of resignation
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
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Rogers, Carlson, McNary and Pottinger sign letters of intent
Adjusting and learning is the name of the game
Hastings' junior Natasha Girgen qualifies for state in two events
Girls hockey drops first two games to section opponents
Cross-country: Nogle fights illness to run at state meet
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
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Probate Estate Christine Drahos
Dissolution of Marriage: Novotny
Probate Estate Marina Challeen
Amended Assume Name Lalah's Oasis
Probate Estate Janaan Rasmusen
Carol Ann Kasal
Gloria M. Norum
JoAnn M. Rechtzigel
Letters to the editor: HPAAC gala a success; A thank you to Chief Schutt
Viewpoint: Falling into peak pumpkin season
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: Target brand, not Hastings economy, may be behind closure
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May 22, 2014
Raiders are SEC softball co-champs
The Hastings girls softball team won four straight Suburban East Conference games down the stretch to tie Forest Lake for the conference title. Two of those wins came late last week, with the Raiders beating Roseville and White Bear Lake. The Raiders knew that if they won those...
May 22, 2014 - 1:51pm
May 15, 2014
Raiders softball team gets back into SEC title hunt
The Hastings softball team can win a share of the conference title by winning its final two games of the season. The Raiders are 12-4 heading into matchups with Roseville and White Bear Lake this week. If the Raiders win both games, they’ll finish at 14-4 and would clinch at...
May 15, 2014 - 9:58am
May 8, 2014
Softball team wins trio of close games
The Hastings softball team won a wild game over Stillwater on Monday, 10-9. Hastings actually led 10-2 at one point before the Ponies came storming back. “That was a very crazy game,” assistant coach Ken Lundquist said. Hastings built on its lead steadily, but a wild...
May 8, 2014 - 11:24am
May 1, 2014
Raiders softball team settles for SEC split
Coming off a tough loss to Forest Lake a few days before, the Hastings softball team had a lot to play for in a Suburban East Conference matchup against Woodbury. The Royals were undefeated and posed a real threat to the Raiders. You wouldn’t know that, though, by looking...
May 1, 2014 - 1:23pm
April 17, 2014
Hastings softball team wins season’s first three games
The Hastings High School softball season is off to a great start. The Raiders are unbeaten in their first three games of the year. The season began with a 5-0 win over White Bear Lake on Wednesday, April 9. The Raiders didn’t commit a single error in the game. “Our...
April 17, 2014 - 10:06am
June 6, 2013
Softball season ends for Hastings with losses to Farmington
Things sure looked good for the Hastings Raiders on Friday night. But things changed in a hurry. Hastings entered Friday night's section championship against Farmington without a loss in the tournament. That meant Farmington would have to beat Hastings twice to advance to the state...
June 6, 2013 - 2:59pm
May 30, 2013
Raiders to play for section title Thursday night
The Hastings softball team is in the driver's seat when it comes to earning a trip back to the state tournament. Hastings won its first three games in the section softball tournament, setting up a big night Thursday in Austin. Hastings has no losses in the double-elimination tournament,...
May 30, 2013 - 9:58am
May 23, 2013
Hastings has high hopes as softball sections open
The Raiders softball team opened section play this week with high hopes. After finishing third in the Suburban East Conference behind a 12-6 record, Hastings opened Section 1AAA play on Wednesday in a game played after the Star Gazette went to press. Hastings coach Dean Robinson...
May 23, 2013 - 11:14am
May 16, 2013
Thanks to close wins, Hastings softball team has 12-6 record
An up-and-down season continues bobbing along for the Hastings softball team. The Raiders have a 12-6 record in the Suburban East Conference. That record could be much better if the team wasn't hit hard by giving up some big innings here and there. That record could be much worse...
May 16, 2013 - 9:18am
May 2, 2013
Raiders earn four wins in busy week
It took longer than hoped for the Hastings Raiders to take the field, but so far, it was worth the wait. Hastings went 4-1 in a busy week, and...
May 2, 2013 - 9:24am
April 18, 2013
Raiders beat Bears in season's only softball game thus far
So far this season, the Hastings softball team was supposed to have played about nine games. That number, as of today, is one. Just one game has been played by the Raiders, an almost miraculous feat considering the extended winter the area has been forced to endure. The good news...
April 18, 2013 - 10:22am
May 31, 2012
Hastings softball team stopped at section tournament
Heading into Tuesday night's section softball games in Austin, the Hastings Raiders had an 18-game winning streak going in the tournament. The streak stretches back for years, and this year's team had added two wins to the total. Hastings beat Northfield last Wednesday and then knocked...
May 31, 2012 - 9:27am
May 17, 2012
Rollercoaster season keeps coming at Raiders
The roller-coaster ride continues for the Hastings softball team. The Raiders beat Park on Wednesday, 12-2, then lost two games to Suburban East Conference foes on Thursday and Monday. Hastings lost to Roseville on Thursday, 9-3, and to Stillwater on Monday, 8-3. The Raiders...
May 17, 2012 - 8:59am
May 10, 2012
Raiders beat Mustangs again
Against the two top teams in the Suburban Conference, the Hastings Raiders have played their best softball. That leaves coach Dean Robinson feeling encouraged this week as the regular season starts to wind down. On Monday, Hastings beat Mounds View, 3-0, on a two-hitter by pitcher...
May 10, 2012 - 10:24am
May 3, 2012
Raiders keep riding hot streak
The Hastings softball team, after a slow start, has won four of its last five games, including a 6-3 win over East Ridge on Monday. Hastings...
May 3, 2012 - 9:18am