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Hastings Star Gazette
HHS grad earns highest skill award for Army medics
Residents express concern over Bahls Drive trail configuration
Dakota County changes policy on sirens
Trial delayed for man accused of killing Carrie Olson, whose body was found here last April
Dakota County honors its longtime employees
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Wrestlers begin action at state tournament
Eight Raiders qualify for state wrestling tournament
Hastings boys basketball team advances to section semifinals
Hastings girls basketball team wins share of conference title
Longtime boys hockey coach Russ Welch to retire from coaching
Longtime downtown Hastings mailman to retire this week
Hastings family operates teddy bear rescue out of their home
St. Patrick’s Day observed ... a little early SEAS and St. Joseph host traditional Irish dinners
Engagement:Corey Elizabeth Rodewald-Bohmbach and Steven Topp
Campus news week ending Feb. 27
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Editorial: Good luck, coach Russ Welch
Letter: Rivertown Lions to step away from garage sale event
Letter: Thanks for the safe new bridge
Letter: Well done Mr. Hankes
Editorial: Change of course is another broken promise at UMORE
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July 14, 2011
Coach Francis looks to expand pole vaulting program in Hastings
Hastings High School pole vaulting coach Dennis Francis has been coaching for as long as he can remember. He began coaching at a junior high school in 1969. While in high school, he participated in many sports including football, basketball, and hockey. He did not, however, compete...
July 14, 2011 - 1:59pm
June 30, 2011
Hastings athlete qualifies for Junior Olympics
On June 25, Hastings track athletes Trevor Lucking, Brett Stricker and Wes Evansen competed in the Star of the North Games. Lucking placed first in the high jump, second in the pole vault and second in triple jump. Stricker placed third in the pole vault. Both Stricker and Lucking...
June 30, 2011 - 11:46am
June 9, 2011
Raiders faced a big challenge at Section 1AA track meet
There was no rest last week for the Hastings boys and girls track team. It was out of the fryer, and into the frying pan. The team competed at the very competitive Suburban East Conference Championships two weeks ago, then last week competed in the just-as-competitive Section 1AA...
June 9, 2011 - 9:04am
June 2, 2011
SEC championships were tall order for Raider track teams
It wasn't an easy week for the Hastings boys and girls track teams. The Raiders each placed 10th out of 10 teams at the Suburban East Conference championships. The competition in the SEC is incredibly strong again this season, and the Raiders saw this up close at the SEC meet. The...
June 2, 2011 - 9:28am
May 26, 2011
Raider boys place second at Park track meet, girls finish fourth
It was another successful meet for the Hastings boys track team last week. On Thursday, the Raiders competed in a meet at Park in Cottage Grove, and the team placed second out of four teams with 70.5 points.
May 26, 2011 - 11:28am
May 19, 2011
Track: Boys take seventh at tough True Team meet
The section True Team meet was held last week, and the Hastings boys placed seventh out of eight teams with 456 points. Stillwater won the meet with 878. Eagan was second and St.
May 19, 2011 - 9:49am
May 12, 2011
Tracksters place second, third in Red Wing
The Hastings boys track and field team had another strong outing this week, placing second out of eight teams at an invitational in Red Wing. Red Wing won the meet with 177 points.
May 12, 2011 - 2:12pm
May 5, 2011
Boys track team places second at Richfield meet
The Hastings boys track and field team placed second at last week's invitational in Richfield. Hastings finished with 173 points. Richfield was first with 202 points. Simley was second and Park Center was fourth.
May 5, 2011 - 11:15am
April 13, 2011
Raiders open track season at home
Hastings track coaches figured the way the weather was going, their one and only home meet of the season was going to be canceled. It was planned for Thursday, April 7, and the team hadn't even been outside to practice. It turned out, though, that the weather cooperated for the first...
April 13, 2011 - 11:49am
April 7, 2011
Girls track: Underclassmen coming out in big numbers for team
It's not uncommon for track coaches to have more sophomores on a team than seniors. What Hastings girls coach Greg Sandkamp is seeing, though, goes well beyond that. On a team of 60, Sandkamp has five returning seniors and eight juniors. The rest of the girls are either freshmen or...
April 7, 2011 - 10:13am