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Hastings Star Gazette
St. John’s, Vermillion, adds three new staff members for 2015-16 year
City Council: Riverfront Renaissance, Vermillion River trail and bond sales
Having trouble affording school supplies? Help will be available at family service
Two new officers join Hastings police force
Hanson is new administrator at Hastings High School
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Amateur Baseball: Miesville bashes Red Wing in Independence Day battle
Roger and Mary Kimmes to be inducted into Miesville baseball Hall of Fame
Amateur Baseball: Mudhens continue to roll
Production of ‘Guys and Dolls’ begins this weekend at HHS
First American to swim the Mississippi is doing so for a cause
Rivertown Days will be another hot one this year
Edina Realty Rivertown Days medallion found — already
Rivertown Days is here! Events begin with medallion hunt
arts and entertainment
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME MARIE RUTH
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME BARCODE BROTHERS
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME LAW OFFICE OF MICHAEL WEIDNER
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE OF JAMES NELSON
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME A NAILS
Leona (Rotty) Schommer Kimmes, 94
Anna Marie "Mae" Maher, 83
Eileen L. Exley, 91
Joan Marschall Besser, 83
Larry Orcutt, 72
Editorial: Who will redevelop our dead gas stations?
Letter: Why is mowing necessary at Louis Lane pond?
Letter: Legislators must support child nutrition programs
Editorial: Barse will need to be a business advocate
Letter: Sanctuaries tour was a big hit for friends
June 23, 2010
Schmidt pretrial date set
A pretrial hearing for Michael Frederick Schmidt has been scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Nov. 24 in Dakota County District Court. Schmidt, 41, Hastings, remains lodged in the Dakota County Jail after being charged last month with one felony count of criminal sexual conduct in the first degree...
June 23, 2010 - 7:42am
Father and son charged with obstructing legal process
A Hampton father and son, Thomas Herbert Eilen, 56, and Jonathan Peter Eilen, 24, have each been charged with obstructing legal process in connection with their actions at a fire May 23 on their Hampton property. Thomas Eilen has also been charged with assault in the fourth degree...
June 23, 2010 - 7:41am
Editor's note: Color video of Spiral Bridge surfaces on YouTube
Two readers wrote this week about a video on YouTube that I had to see. After viewing the video, I was happy they wrote. Both told me about color video from 1942 that is posted on YouTube of the Spiral Bridge in action. The video is part of a 10-minute-long segment on Minnesota....
June 23, 2010 - 7:26am
June 22, 2010
City working with Hudson to move it from downtown area
Downtown Hastings could soon look much, much different. The City of Hastings is in negotiations with H.D. Hudson Manufacturing Co. to move them from their large location in downtown Hastings to a vacant building formerly occupied by Intek Plastics. At a special meeting Monday, June...
June 22, 2010 - 8:15am
June 11, 2010
Synthetic marijuana nearly claims life of Hastings teen
Stacy Huberty was scared, really scared when her 14-year-old son overdosed recently. Then she got mad. The "drug" he overdosed on, a new "synthetic...
June 11, 2010 - 7:45am
June 9, 2010
Amber Alert run is Saturday, June 12
The eighth annual Amber Alert motorcycle run is Saturday, June 12, at The Point, Highways 10 and 61. Registration is $15 per person, is from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. with departure at 11 a.m. Breakfast and dinner buffet is an additional $15. There will be entertainment, door prizes and...
June 9, 2010 - 4:27pm
Nurses at Regina not among those who will strike
Staffing levels at Regina Medical Center in Hastings will not be effected by this week's nursing strike in the Twin Cities. Nurses who work at Regina in Hastings are part of the same union, the Minnesota Nurses Association, but their contract is not up until August, according to...
June 9, 2010 - 11:43am
Plans for new NAPA store here arrive at City Hall
Last Thursday, officials at the city of Hastings officially received plans for one of the city's most-watched vacant commercial properties. The former Jiffy gas station lot and adjacent lots at 15th and Vermillion streets may, by the end of the year, be a NAPA auto parts store. The...
News / business
June 9, 2010 - 11:41am
June 8, 2010
Cruise-In show is Saturday, June 12
The second of 10 Cruise-In car shows will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 12, on Second Street and some of the side streets in the downtown area. The Downtown Business Association is sponsoring the shows every other Saturday through Oct. 2. The streets in the downtown...
June 8, 2010 - 1:56pm
June 2, 2010
Memorial Day weekend proved to be the perfect time to begin the summer car show series downtown
The first Historic Hastings Saturday Night Cruise-In of the season was held over the weekend and as usual, attendance was high. Vintage automobiles...
June 2, 2010 - 11:10am
Hastings woman helps save swimmer's life at Lake Elmo
It didn't take long for Hastings resident Amy Peterson to put the skills she learned in school to the test. This spring, Peterson took Emergency Medical Technician courses at Inver Hills Community College. On Saturday while at Lake Elmo, she helped save a boy's life using those...
June 2, 2010 - 8:17am
June 1, 2010
Hastings officer arrested for two misdemeanors
Hastings Police Officer Donald Farrington was charged last week after falsely reporting a crime and leaving the scene of an accident in St. Paul. Farrington crashed his personal car into a telephone pole at about 4:15 a.m. April 10. He left the scene, then called St. Paul police...
June 1, 2010 - 3:31pm
Natural gas service disrupted for about 3,700 customers
By early Tuesday afternoon, there were only between 200 and 300 Centerpoint Energy customers in Hastings were still without natural gas service.
June 1, 2010 - 3:06pm
Paul Schnell's biography
Here is a profile of Paul Schnell, the pick to be the next Hastings Chief of Police: Background: Paul Schnell is a native of St. Nazianz, Wis., a small town of about 700 people located in northeastern Wisconsin. Out of high school, he attended the University of Wisconsin-Stevens...
June 1, 2010 - 11:04am
Schnell is pick to be Hastings' next police chief
If all goes as planned at next week's meeting of the Hastings City Council, the next Hastings Chief of Police will be Paul Schnell, the current...
June 1, 2010 - 10:50am