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Hastings Star Gazette
SEAS preschoolers watch ducklings hatch
Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
Band students awarded at spring concert
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
crime and courts
City of Hastings
HHS boys' golf continues strong performance into end of season
Hastings boys' tennis advances to sectional finals
Where the buffalo roam
Raider baseball wins nine straight MEC games
HHS softball beats Eastview 2-1 in first round of section playoffs
The Busby brothers of River Falls
Grand opening of Mississippi River Trail takes place amid rain and cold
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Benefit for Bentley to be held June 17
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
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Ruth Olsen, 96
Tecla Rose Karpen, 90
Theresa E. King, 90
Maureen C. Myhre, 51
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Letter: Love thy neighbor
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
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May 16, 2017
Wilske picked as deputy police chief
The city of Hastings announced on Tuesday the appointment of David Wilske to deputy police chief for the Hastings Police Department. Wilske is...
May 16, 2017 - 8:00am
April 17, 2017
Vehicle pursuit ends in Hastings; suspect flees on foot
Police said a suspect fled on foot Sunday after a vehicle pursuit that started in the west metro ended in Hastings. Authorities said the incident...
April 17, 2017 - 10:01am
March 16, 2017
HPD looks into virtual safety network
The Hastings Police Department is looking into a security camera registration program to help aid future criminal investigations. They recently released a request for residents and businesses to fill out a survey regarding the possibility of creating the "virtual safety network."...
March 16, 2017 - 1:00pm
Legislators consider requiring, funding Minnesota police diversity training
ST. PAUL — Minnesota law enforcement officers, who have received minority community criticism after high-profile shootings and other incidents,...
February 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 7, 2017
None injured in Maple Street incident
A three-hour standoff between law enforcement and a Hastings resident Monday evening ended safely, according to Hastings police.
February 7, 2017 - 10:38am
February 6, 2017
Police, SWAT close Maple Street for person barricaded inside residence
Maple Street between Third and Sixth streets and some surrounding blocks were closed Monday evening, Feb. 6, as law enforcement responded to...
February 6, 2017 - 6:56pm
December 23, 2016
New year to bring leadership changes to Hastings Police
With a new year, there's new change. With the start of the new year fast approaching, the Hastings Police Department is expecting some major...
December 23, 2016 - 8:23am
December 13, 2016
City approves full rollout of police body cameras
The Hastings City Council approved a full implementation of a police body-worn camera program at its Monday meeting, Dec. 5. Police have been...
December 13, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 5, 2016
City seeks public comments on police body camera program
Over the past two years, the Hastings Police Department has successfully navigated through the process of developing and evaluating a body-worn camera pilot program and is preparing to fully implement body-worn cameras into the department. The Minnesota Legislature passed the Peace...
December 5, 2016 - 9:01am
November 30, 2016
McAuliffe went into brief, precautionary lockdown Wednesday morning
McAuliffe Elementary School was briefly in lockdown Wednesday morning, Nov. 30. Principal Matt Esterby said that the school had received information from police about a threat in a nearby residential neighborhood. As a precautionary measure, the school went into lockdown. "(The threat)...
November 30, 2016 - 12:55pm
November 25, 2016
Lieutenant Rgnonti retires after 29 years of service
Jim Rgnonti arrived for his first interview with former Hastings Police Chief Daryl Plath only to have Plath tell him that he was a day late....
November 25, 2016 - 3:59pm
August 16, 2016
Police investigate two deaths in Hastings
Hastings police are investigating the deaths of two people in Hastings. According to a press release issued Tuesday morning, at approximately 5:45 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 15, Hastings police and EMS responded to a medical call on Three Rivers Drive in Hastings. Once inside the residence,...
August 16, 2016 - 4:20pm
June 23, 2016
Reuter family remains hopeful two years after son’s murder
Two years ago on June 22, Mike and Danae Reuter and their family had their world upended. Their son, Jason Reuter, was shot and killed in his front yard, in the 1200 block of Eddy Street. Today, the family is still holding out hope that their son’s killer will be brought to justice....
June 23, 2016 - 9:23am
May 20, 2016
Stopping the overdose on the front lines
For first responders, finding a person in the throes of an opiate overdose can be stressful, to say the least. Among the effects of opioids (including...
May 20, 2016 - 11:37am
May 12, 2016
Body cameras: the new standard in police equipment
If you’ve had any interaction with Hastings police lately, you might (or might not) have noticed a small addition to some officers’ uniforms:...
May 12, 2016 - 2:26pm