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Hastings Star Gazette
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Plein air festival comes to Hastings
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
CLIMB presents program on empathy and inclusions to youngsters at HCDC
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raiders' football blanked by South St. Paul Packers
Report: Garnett will retire, ending comeback run with Wolves
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
HHS runners perform well in conference and Mayo cross-country meets
Raiders girls’ soccer wins first match of the season
Hastings church merges fitness, faith
Booya draws big appetites
Mariah Smith joins SEAS as new youth minister
Army veteran’s painting displayed at State Fair
Civil War Weekend comes to LeDuc Historic Estate Sept. 10-11
arts and entertainment
ORDINANCE NO. 2016-10,
David D. Marshall
Mary M. Thurmes, 101
Sharon Jean Carroll
Mark W. Denn, 59
Mary Kimmes, 90
Editorial: How to stay on course when supporting charitable athletic events
Letter: Summer’s not over yet
Letter: Hastings is full of kind people
Letter: In support of Jason Lewis
Letter: Don’t count on biased candidate forums
Real Estate Showcase
July 19, 2016
Refuge available at Tilden during excessive heat advisory this week
The city of Hastings has released an excessive heat advisory. Dangerous high temperatures are expected for Wednesday, July 20, through Friday, July 22. The city has designated the Tilden Community Center as a heat refuge. The community center is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and offers...
July 19, 2016 - 11:33am
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
River towns from Stillwater to Red Wing are expected to see water levels rise over the next few days, though forecasts are not showing flood stage being reached. The St. Croix River in Stillwater was at 80 feet Thursday morning and was expected to crest at about 85 feet early Sunday,...
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
July 13, 2016
High water this weekend not expected to impact Rivertown Days
Floodwater hasn’t been much of an issue this year, but that could change this weekend. The National Weather Service predicts the Mississippi...
July 13, 2016 - 11:13am
June 14, 2016
More than 6,000 lose power in south Washington County area
More than 6,000 homes in the south Washington County were without power as a thunderstorm rolled through the area Tuesday evening.
June 14, 2016 - 9:12pm
June 3, 2016
May frost caused selective damage to local vineyards
A mid-May frost caused all sorts of trouble for regional vintners, causing some vineyards to lose a big percentage of this year’s grape crop....
June 3, 2016 - 8:37am
April 24, 2016
Katherine Plessner took these pictures of a moose Saturday afternoon near Verona, North Dakota. That's the story. That and the facts that Plessner...
April 24, 2016 - 1:47pm
March 23, 2016
Spring break? Hardly! Heavy snow now falling in Hastings
Spring began Sunday. Spring break began Monday. So, of course, Hastings is now bracing for up to six inches of snow Wednesday. The snow started...
March 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
February 2, 2016
Storm to dump up to 11 inches of snow in Hastings
A large snowstorm moving through Minnesota and the Midwest could drop up to seven inches of snow in Hastings during the day Tuesday, with more snow expected overnight into Wednesday. The forecast prompted the closing of Hastings schools on Tuesday. The National Weather Service...
February 2, 2016 - 9:47am
June 23, 2015
Northern Lights create show in region
Monday night, the Northern Lights put on a show the likes of which has not been seen in years. The aurora are the result of high energy particles from the sun reacting with gas molecules in Earth's outer atmosphere. Earth's magnetic field concentrates the displays near the north...
June 23, 2015 - 6:42pm
April 17, 2015
Editorial: Let’s get ready now for severe weather
On the heels of a snowstorm-light winter and the first non-wintry early spring in three years, severe weather may be as far from the minds of residents here as the playoffs are from the Minnesota Twins or Milwaukee Brewers. But eight tornadoes in not-so-far-off northern Illinois...
April 17, 2015 - 8:59am
April 15, 2015
Burning bans are in effect for Hastings area
Spring burning bans are in effect for the Hastings area, said Hastings Fire and EMS Director Mike Schutt. According to the Minnesota DNR, burning permits are not being issued in all Minnesota counties but one. Campfires are still allowed. The fire danger risk in the northwest...
April 15, 2015 - 1:56pm
April 8, 2015
Photo: Albino robin seen in north Fargo
More than just a harbinger of spring, this unusual white robin was seen in north Fargo near the Edgewood Golf Course over the weekend. These...
April 8, 2015 - 4:04pm
July 3, 2014
Flood crest is seventh highest on record
The Hastings riverfront was a popular spot last week, despite several signs warning people to stay back. Extensive rainfall throughout the...
July 3, 2014 - 10:28am
June 23, 2014
Funnel cloud spotted over Hastings, Hampton
A small funnel cloud was spotted over Hastings at about 12:45 p.m. Monday. The sighting prompted several weather sirens to sound. It does...
June 23, 2014 - 2:56pm
June 19, 2014
Deluge of rain leaves area rivers running rapid
The raging Vermillion River in Hastings brought kayakers out to Hastings on Thurdsay afternoon. The river is a popular spot for kayakers in the...
June 19, 2014 - 4:25pm