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Hastings Star Gazette
Learning about birds: CNC hosts raptor program
Hastings volunteers earn Star of the North Awards
Arrest made in theft from vehicles incidents
County says family wasn’t ready to sell land
Updated: Fire engulfs Hastings home, does significant damage
crime and courts
Raiders place fourth at state wrestling meet, Rowh places second
Raiders’ boys basketball season ends at Rochester
Hastings takes fourth at state swim meet; team sets two school records
Swimmers get state meet off to a great start
Tipler places 24th at state diving meet
United Way of Hastings hits 50 years: Former Viking Matt Birk was keynote speaker at gala on Saturday night
‘Kendama-rama’ is Feb. 28
Submit your birth announcements directly to the Star Gazette
AH-HA holds free small business health screenings
Author’s Sunday at the LeDuc Historic Estate
arts and entertainment
Kenneth L. Huffman, 67
Gretchen J. Lange, 48
Mildred M. Hoffman, 85
Carrie L. Denzer, 65
Catherine "Kay" Busch, 83
Letter: County land grab effort unecessary
Letter: SEAS says ‘Thanks’ for help during Patriot tournament
Letter: This farmer could use some help from the county
Letter: County doesn’t need more park land
Editorial: Raider athletes give our city something to be proud of
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE OF CHARLES THOMPSON
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE OF DARLENE MENZEL
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME BEWITCHING BOHEMIA
ORDINANCE NO. 2010-CPUBLICATION SUMMARY CITY OF MIESVILLE
CITY OF HASTINGS PLANNING COMMISSION VACANCY
May 2, 2013
Boys tennis team is 2-1 in SEC play
It wasn't easy, and it wasn't predictable, but the Hastings boys tennis team managed to steal a win from the Stillwater Ponies on April 25, 4-3. Hastings won three of the singles spots, all in three sets, and that was the key. Cody Arndtson won at the first spot, 3-6, 7-6, 6-0. Ben...
May 2, 2013 - 9:45am
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 the team is now 5-1 overall on the season. "We're very happy with where we are standing right now," coach Dean Robinson said. "I'm definitely...
May 2, 2013 - 9:24am
April 25, 2013
Tennis team wins opening match over Park, 4-3
A great performance in doubles helped the Hastings boys tennis team earn a win in its first match of the season. Hastings swept all three doubles positions to beat Park on April 16, 4-3. It was the first match of the season for the Raiders. Austin Houska and Craig Nielsen cruised...
April 25, 2013 - 10:03am
Track teams finally get a meet in
For high schools in Minnesota, the track season is typically held outdoors. That would of course be news to the Hastings boys and girls track teams this year. The team has yet to feel the warmth of the sun, or to feel the wind on their face. Rather, the team has been cooped up inside...
April 25, 2013 - 9:24am
April 18, 2013
Hailey Lundquist is Athena Award winner
Hastings High School athlete Hailey Lundquist is this year's Athena Award winner. The Athena Award recognizes female athletes for their athletic accomplishments. Winners across the St. Paul metro area, including Lundquist, were recognized at an awards program April 17. Lundquist...
April 18, 2013 - 10:28am
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
April 4, 2013
Hastings enters its second season in state's trapshooting league
The fastest-growing sport in Hastings is one you may not have heard much about. It's the trapshooting team, formed last year. This year, some 85 students came out for the team. The coaches were forced to trim the roster to 62 shooters, ranking them on their age, leaving some 23...
April 4, 2013 - 8:58am
Peine takes top two spots at Nastar nationals
While the snow is slowly melting in Hastings, Alpine skiing is far from over for several area skiers. Several area racers competed in the NASTAR national championships in Snowmass, Colo., two weekends ago. Two Hastings skiers won their divisions. Adam Peine won the 17- and 18-year-old...
April 4, 2013 - 8:53am
March 28, 2013
Raider athletes named to all conference teams
Several winter athletes at Hastings High School earned coveted spots on their respective sports' All-Suburban East Conference teams. Here are breakdowns for each sport: Girls Alpine skiing All conference -- Gabriella Sorg and Rosie Pechous. All conference honorable mention -...
March 28, 2013 - 9:56am
Pagel is new Hastings baseball coach
When Taylor Pagel was passing through middle school in Cannon Falls, he had a seventh-grade math teacher who made a real impression on him. That teacher's name is Bucky Lindow, and that certainly wasn't the last time Pagel learned from Lindow. Two years later, when Pagel made the...
March 28, 2013 - 9:55am
March 21, 2013
Hastings teen travels to Las Vegas for rugby meet
Hastings High School senior Sara Wright has a unique passion - rugby - and it's something she's gaining statewide attention for. Wright is part of the Minnesota Select high school rugby team, which features the top 21 players from Minnesota. The team traveled to Las Vegas in February...
March 21, 2013 - 8:50am
March 14, 2013
Raiders fall to Panthers, 95-53
Two persistent problems have plagued the Hastings boys basketball team this season - rebounding and turnovers. Both of those trouble spots were exposed in the first round of the section tournament last Wednesday night, as Hastings lost to Lakeville North, 95-53. The Panthers had...
March 14, 2013 - 11:02am
March 7, 2013
Raiders boys basketball team enters postseason play
The Hastings boys basketball team began its postseason tournament on Wednesday night with a tall order - No. 1 seeded Lakeville North. Hastings is the section's No. 8 seeded team. Results were not available at press time. Vs Woodbury Hastings lost to Roseville on Friday night,...
March 7, 2013 - 8:00am
Rowh places third, Harris sixth at state wrestling meet
It wasn't the best state wrestling tournament for the Hastings Raiders, but even casual observers couldn't help but notice one glaring thing about the Raiders this year - the team will graduate just one senior from the starting lineup. Josh Kickbush, the team's lone senior in the...
March 7, 2013 - 8:00am
Raiders place fourth at state swim meet
At the end of the state swimming meet on Saturday night, Hastings swimmers and coaches couldn't believe what they were seeing - Hastings had finished fourth place at the year's biggest meet, the best finish in school history. "It was incredible," coach Gerry Rupp said. "It was surreal...
March 7, 2013 - 8:00am