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Hastings Star Gazette
City council: Presentations, fiber and bond sales
Voting period now under way
Local girl to represent Minnesota at national pageant
Hastings construction projects set to begin this year
Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Boys’ soccer goes 2-1 over the week
HHS girls’ soccer goes 1-1-1 in busy week
Raiders girls’ swimming takes second at home meet
Raiders football shutout by South St. Paul Packers
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Returned to the wild: CNC releases rehabilitated raptors
Hastings Tires Plus owner drives fast for ChumpCar races
Utecht to visit Hastings with copies of his new book
Hastings church merges fitness, faith
Booya draws big appetites
arts and entertainment
Lyndon J. LaSalle, 71
Phyllis M. Hagness, 74
David D. Marshall, 66
Joyce E. Dvorak, 86 and Judy Dvorak Frank, 53
Brandon C. Bensen, 27
Letter: Candidate questions campaign practices
Letter: In support of Tony Nelson
Letter: In support of Trevor Lund
Letter: In support of Tony Jurgens
Letter: In response to veteran’s letter
Real Estate Showcase
January 17, 2013
Alpha Ten-week course offers introduction to Christian faith
Alpha returns to The Harbor Church next Tuesday, Jan. 22. Interested people can learn about the Christian faith, "Is There More to Life," in a safe environment when Alpha is offered at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, for 10 weeks at The Harbor Church, about four miles north of Hastings on Highway...
January 17, 2013 - 9:34am
January 10, 2013
Rainbows group helps children
Another session of a program for children going through death, divorce or separation in the family is being held Monday evenings at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church. Each session is from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Rainbows program was designed for children in kindergarten...
January 10, 2013 - 9:45am
January 3, 2013
Ghana mission worker will speak on Sunday, Jan. 6
The work of the Presbyterian Church USA mission in West Africa will be described when the Rev. Josh Heikkila speaks at the 10:30 a.m. worship service, Sunday, Jan. 6, at the First Presbyterian Church in Hastings. The service is open to the community. Appointed as the PC (USA) mission...
January 3, 2013 - 9:52am
December 6, 2012
Gar Lockrem Community Choir performs Saturday evening
Enjoy the music of the season and choral music from cultures and faiths around the world when the Gar Lockrem Community Choir presents "Miracles and Mysteries" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at the United Methodist Church, 615 W. 15th St. Garland O. Lockrem was a music teacher...
December 6, 2012 - 9:42am
November 29, 2012
Dec. 1 concert benefits UMC church program
Get ready for the holiday season this Saturday with Hastings entertainers and a special multi-media presentation. The holiday concert of Chris Falteisek and Friends will also offer an opportunity to support an ongoing church program, Imagine No Malaria. Chris Falteisek and Friends...
November 29, 2012 - 10:23am
November 15, 2012
St. Philip's holds sale, luncheon
The St. Philip's Lutheran Church all-member bake sale and soup lunch is held from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the church, 1401 W. 15th St. There will be a choice of two soups, vegetable beef and a surprise one, along with a roll, beverage and a Rice Krispie treat for...
November 15, 2012 - 9:51am
Comedy Night' is at The Harbor
Michael Pearce Donley of Triple Espresso's "A Comedy Night to Lighten Your Life" will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, in The Harbor Church main auditorium. The cost is $20 for the performance, coffee and treats. The evening is sponsored by The Harbor Men's and Women's Ministries...
November 15, 2012 - 9:49am
November 8, 2012
Operation Christmas Child is under way
This holiday season, Hastings residents are working to brighten the lives of millions of needy children around the world. Right now, volunteers are preparing for the collection of gift-filled shoe boxes for the world's largest Christmas project of its kind, Operation Christmas Child,...
November 8, 2012 - 9:20am
October 18, 2012
St. John's student learn about community service through raking
By the end of the day Thursday, the students at St.John the Baptist Catholic Church in Vermillion had filled 119 bags with leaves. That's a lot of leaves. But there is more to the story. The leaf-raking on Oct. 11, was the first of the projects that will be tied in with The Year...
October 18, 2012 - 10:22am
St. Mary's Catholic Church New Trier, holds special mass
St. Mary's Catholic Church, New Trier, will observe the 100th anniversary of the consecration of the church with a special Mass at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21. Bishop Leo Piche will celebrate the mass. In addition to the Mass, there will be church tours, cemetery tours, historical displays...
October 18, 2012 - 10:20am
October 11, 2012
St. Mary's Catholic Church in New Trier will observe its centennial
St. Mary's Catholic Church, New Trier, is actually older than 100 years - A Catholic priest was serving the area in the mid-1850s. But on Sunday, Oct. 21, the congregation will observe the 100th anniversary of the consecration of the church with a special Mass at 1 p.m. Bishop...
October 11, 2012 - 9:43am
October 4, 2012
St. Luke's quilt show will feature hundreds of quilts
Talk about a quilter's paradise. Hundreds of quilts will be on display when St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Seventh and Vermillion streets, holds a quilt show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 12 and 13. The church held a quilt show in 2009 and had 180 quilts on display....
October 4, 2012 - 11:09am
September 27, 2012
Alex Nsengimana tells his story to Calvary Christ Church congregation
He held up a comb and a candy cane - they were two small gifts he had received years before. When he was barely 7 years old and living in an orphanage, Alex Nsengimana of Rwanda received the two items in a decorated shoe box. They were the best possible presents. The presents were...
September 27, 2012 - 10:52am
September 20, 2012
Church breaks ground for new sanctuary
The congregation of St. Philip's Lutheran Church had a lot to celebrate on Sunday afternoon. They celebrated the ongoing fund-raising success for the church addition, celebrated the beautiful weather and celebrated the expansion project as they broke ground for it on the southeast...
September 20, 2012 - 9:53am
September 13, 2012
St Philip's will break gorund
St. Philip's Lutheran Church of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA), 1401 W. 15th St., will break ground for a 12,000-foot addition to the church at noon, Sunday, Sept. 16. The community is invited to attend. St. Philip's was founded in May 1967 as a mission church...
September 13, 2012 - 11:07am