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Hastings Star Gazette
Police: Body found in Mississippi River in St. Paul Park
Hastings family seeks help for daughter’s ear surgery
Ethics panel drops complaint about legislator’s shouts
Hastings is officially home to the best Army supply unit in the country
Funding secured for 42/52 interchange improvements
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raider track athletes fare well at state meet prelims
The year-round disc golf course keeper
A marathon proposal: Hastings native got quite a surprise at the finish of the Minneapolis Marathon recently
Cross country skier, Afton native Jessie Diggins to be grand marshal for Afton 4th of July Parade
Community fireworks are Saturday, July 4
Free hot dog lunch is Friday
Hastings native wins Miss Minnesota pageant
arts and entertainment
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE
BOARD OF EDUCATIONINDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 200 HASTINGS, MINNESOTA
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGON A PROPOSAL FOR CONSENT TO THE ISSUANCE OF REVENUE BONDS FOR AUGUSTANA APARTMENTS PROJECT
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME SPIRIT ROBOTICS
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE OF ANNETTE MORAN
Beth Schmitz (Warters) 55
Donna Lindahl, 85
Mary Rutledge, 83
Frank Girgen , 86
Editorial: Justice will come in time to Reuter family
Letter: McNamara provides session update
Letter: Arena should have Lightbourn’s name on it
Letter: Finding the Regina emergency room is easy enough
Letter: America, America - A poem
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May 22, 2015
We're No. 27! Hastings breaks through NerdWallet rankings on list of employment hotspots for millenials
Hastings has all kinds of claims to fame. The famed Spiral Bridge. Craig Kilborn graduated from high school here. Mark Steven Johnson, the man who wrote the Grumpy Old Men series, is a native. Terry Redlin lived here for a while. Now residents can add a whopper to that list. The...
May 22, 2015 - 8:35am
May 14, 2015
Landmark Hastings building stays in the family
Abra Hovgaard’s office in Hastings has been one of the city’s landmark structures since it was constructed in 1959. While Hovgaard’s runs...
news / business
May 14, 2015 - 8:58am
April 30, 2015
Hastings Citywide Garage Sale is this weekend
The annual Hastings Citywide Garage Sale is planned for this weekend, May 1-2. Most of the sales run from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., but some have different times and a few begin on Thursday, April 30. The garage sale map and the listings of all the sales can be found in this week's...
April 30, 2015 - 2:21pm
Activity at Hastings Country Club is just maintenance
Recent activity at the Hastings Country Club has prompted numerous calls and emails to the Star Gazette from curious residents. According to the club's Jim Reissner, though, the activity is just routine maintenance and doesn't mean the course has been sold. "There is some grounds...
April 30, 2015 - 10:27am
April 28, 2015
The next must-have piece of furniture? Hastings resident creates the multi-purpose 'lofa'
Anyone who has lived in a small space knows that fitting furniture can be a problem, especially when dealing with large pieces like a sofa, a...
April 28, 2015 - 1:00pm
Former Hastings Mayor Lu Stoffel dies
Former Hastings Mayor Lu Stoffel died Monday, April 27. A strong Hastings activist, Stoffel served on the Hastings City Council for more than 10 years before being elected mayor in 1981. She was mayor for 10 years. She was a long-time member of the Hastings Women's Club, the...
April 28, 2015 - 9:22am
April 23, 2015
Garage sale planned to support HHS grad’s daughter
Ellorie Jacobs hasn’t had the easiest start to life. At just 16 months old, she’s already had to undergo surgery and chemotherapy, thanks...
life / health
April 23, 2015 - 3:03pm
New Trier area business specializes in auto rust repair, fabrication
What started as a part time hobby has become a full time business for rural New Trier residents Sheryl and Larry Westerhouse. Larry started...
news / business
April 23, 2015 - 9:32am
Dan’s Bar in New Trier closes temporarily for major remodel
Dan’s Bar and Grill in New Trier has closed its doors. Don’t worry, it’s only temporary. The restaurant shut down April 12 to start a major remodeling project that will give the place a whole new look. By Tuesday, the whole thing was practically stripped bare. “Everything’s...
news / business
April 23, 2015 - 9:16am
Hastings City Council changes name of Levee Park
When the new wayfinding signs go up in downtown Hastings, they’ll have two new names on them. One will direct people to the Hastings RiverWalk,...
news / government
April 23, 2015 - 9:13am
April 22, 2015
Spring Clean Up is April 25
The annual Hastings Spring Clean Up day will be held Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cal Ruedy Public Works building, 1225 Progress Drive, in Hastings. Accepted items include household items (nominal fees may apply) and household hazardous waste. More information...
April 22, 2015 - 9:42am
April 21, 2015
Empty Bowls fundraiser returns to HHS on April 23
Hastings High School ceramics students will host a fundraiser for Hastings Family Service and Heifer International. Empty Bowls will be held on Thursday, April 23, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the HHS commons. There will be a silent auction and light meal from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.,...
news / education
April 21, 2015 - 8:52am
Hastings Middle School honor roll published
Here is the latest Hastings Middle School honor roll for 2015: ‘A’ honor roll GRADE 5 Autumn Adricula Meghan Anderson Mikah Anderson Axel Arnold Henry Ascheman Elle Atkins Luke Austin Dylan Bartz Nicole Beck Ethan Bernt Ashton Beyer Zachary Biscoe Tyler Bohlken Taylor...
news / education
April 21, 2015 - 8:30am
Last year, city spent $1.5 million right here in town
Each year, the City of Hastings puts together its annual budget. The lion’s share of the budget is funded by property taxes – money paid by the people who live and do business here. With so much money flowing into the city from local sources – nearly $12 million in 2014 –...
news / government
April 21, 2015 - 8:22am
Two Mn/DOT projects to affect area this summer
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (Mn/DOT) on April 2 announced 290 construction and maintenance projects for 2015. Two are in the Hastings area. Highway 55 will have a new sealcoat surface from Highway 52 in Rosemount to Jacob Avenue, the edge of the city. Expected start...
April 21, 2015 - 8:19am