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Weyand shows some of the money found inside his uncle's trunk. The money was issued by the Japanese government in the Philippines during its occupation there.
Remembering their service
3 hours 33 min ago
"The British 75 millimeter First World War field Cannon that was placed in front of the County Courthouse was donated for scrap by the Hastings' Nelson-Lucking America Legion Post during the County's 'Victory Scrap Day' in October 1942." (Dakota County Historical Society photo, published in "Picturing the past: events that shaped Dakota County in the Twentieth Century")
The attack across the globe that hit hard here at home
7 hours 28 min ago
December 4, 2016
Dec. 7 event to highlight veterans sacrifices
December 4, 2016 - 8:00am
November 24, 2016
Pictured, from left, are Timberwolves President Chris Wright, MMAF Grant Recipient SSG Bryan Smitke, MMAF Grant Recipient CPT Amanda Primozich, MMAF Board Member Roger McCabe, MMAF Grant Recipient E4 Robb Svoboda and MMAF Project Director Joe Bennek. (Submitted photo)
Hastings soldier honored at Timberwolves game
November 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2016
Several students from Hastings High School participated in the 2016 Voice of Democracy contest this year. Students who submitted audio essays are pictured here. (Submitted photo)
Finalists announced in VFW essay contests
November 21, 2016 - 11:54am
November 10, 2016
Seeking Pearl Harbor stories
November 10, 2016 - 8:39am
September 14, 2016
VFW seeks student essays
September 14, 2016 - 1:00pm
July 4, 2016
Hastings VFW earns awards
July 4, 2016 - 8:00am
June 8, 2016
(Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson)
Hastings celebrates Memorial Day
June 8, 2016 - 11:32am
May 24, 2016
Community will honor, remember those who served the country May 30
May 24, 2016 - 11:46am
May 22, 2016
City remembers Vietnam War during 50th anniversary
May 22, 2016 - 8:00am
May 15, 2016
Members of the 451st Army Reserve Band are pictured here. They will perform in Hastings May 28. (Submitted photo)
451st US Army Reserve Band performs Saturday, May 28
May 15, 2016 - 8:00am
May 4, 2016
Retired Major General Harry Sieben delivers a speech to a full house at the American Legion, recognizing Hastings veteran John Hankes. (Star Gazette photo by Katrina Styx)play button
Norway recognizes Hastings’ John Hankes for service
May 4, 2016 - 3:31pm
February 29, 2016
Letter: Veterans deserve quality healthcare
February 29, 2016 - 10:38am
August 21, 2015
Hastings native now commands Army medical center
August 21, 2015 - 11:01am