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Family of 5 escapes Hastings house fire
Motorists, riders urged to use caution along Scenic River Routes for this weekend's Flood Run
Experts say Minnesota's climate changing faster than other states
Dayton orders flags at half-staff for 9/11 anniversary
Minn. man injured in Hager City-area crash
crime and courts
Dakota County monarch program helps species, migration research
Hastings "Tackles Cancer" during win over Park Friday night
Raiders football comes back to win over rival Park 24-21
Cannon Falls artist wins waterfowl stamp contest
Girls Tennis: Hastings goes 2-0 over last two weeks
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
arts and entertainment
Howg and Anderson Probate Notice: Raymond Kocemba 19HA-PR-18-600
ISD 917: 09/04/18 School Board Meeting Minutes
ISD 918/21/18 School Board Meeting Minutes
Notice of Public Hearing for EMS Regulatory Board on 9/24/18, at 9:30 a.m.
Dahle Law Probate Notice-Maureen Boland 19HA-PR-17-786
Not giving up on making vino in the valley
Celebration of Agriculture in Dakota County
U.S. News & World Report recognizes Woodwinds for high performance
Entira Family Clinics strengthens independence through new partnership with Fairview Physician Associates Network
Young Cottage Grove entrepreneurs test their juice on Lemonade Day
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JoAnne E. Olson
Martha A. Birk
Patricia A. Balster
Elaine K. Johnson
Raymond M. "Ray" Bleichner
Jim & Mickey O'Connor
Robert and Jean Filkins
Wilder Zachary Boston
Robert & Jean Filkins
Viewpoint: Together, DCTC and Inver Hills make an impact
Letter: Recognizing direct support professionals
Column: Back to school, back to you
Editorial: E-government needs to be easier, safer
Editorial: My next step as your regional editor
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August 13, 2018
Stepping up for veterans and families: Lehmann is Post 47 commander
Few choose to lead. Jim Lehmann hopes to change that and grow the Hastings American Legion Post at the same time. This past April, Jim Lehmann...
August 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
June 3, 2018
The mighty, military Mississippi: U.S. Army conducts drills on river
HASTINGS — Some boating equipment spotted under the Hastings Bridge on the Mississippi River May 20 was a little out of the ordinary. The...
June 3, 2018 - 7:00am
January 24, 2018
Red Bull Infantry under new command, preparing for deployment
The new commander of the Red Bull Infantry Division in Rosemount understands all the emotions experienced when a son or daughter is deployed...
January 24, 2018 - 10:30am
February 19, 2017
Expanded veterans center opens at DCTC
Dakota County Technical College student Nelson Newbill Jr. has been an active user of the campus' Military and Veterans Service Center since...
February 19, 2017 - 8:00am
December 7, 2016
Remembering their service
When Al Weyand was just a boy, he was given a special ring. It was made from the metal of one of the gun turrets on the U.S.S. Arizona, one of...
December 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
The attack across the globe that hit hard here at home
In October, Americans around the country began a four-year World War II 75th anniversary commemoration, running from Oct. 18, 2016 to Sept. 2,...
December 7, 2016 - 9:04am
December 4, 2016
Dec. 7 event to highlight veterans sacrifices
On Wednesday, Dec. 7, the Hastings VFW will host a special World War II (Pearl Harbor) and Vietnam commemoration event at the Pleasant Hill Library in Hastings. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. The theme for the event is "Remembering their Sacrifices." It will include definitive images...
December 4, 2016 - 8:00am
November 24, 2016
Hastings soldier honored at Timberwolves game
Earlier this month, Army Veteran E4 Robb Svoboda was publically awarded for his service to our country. Svoboda, of Hastings, served with the...
November 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
November 21, 2016
Finalists announced in VFW essay contests
Each year, students in Hastings public and homes-based schools enter the Hastings VFW Post 1210 patriotic youth essay competition. This provides...
November 21, 2016 - 11:54am
November 10, 2016
Seeking Pearl Harbor stories
Ahead of the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack, the Hastings Star Gazette would like to talk with local residents who served in the military at Pearl Harbor, had relatives who served or have other connections to the Dec. 7, 1941, attack. If you’re willing to be interviewed,...
November 10, 2016 - 8:39am
September 14, 2016
VFW seeks student essays
Hastings students have the opportunity to earn some cash awards and advancement for their writing. For almost 70 years, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has been sponsoring a scholarship essay competition, which has given almost $3.2 million in awards. Lyle Russell Post 1210 of...
September 14, 2016 - 1:00pm
July 4, 2016
Hastings VFW earns awards
Lyle Russell Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1210 is a local veterans service organization based in Hastings. During the VFW Department of Minnesota State Convention, held in Rochester June 8-12, VFW Post 1210 was recognized in four categories: first place for community service...
July 4, 2016 - 8:00am
June 8, 2016
Hastings celebrates Memorial Day
Hastings hosted its annual Memorial Day event Monday, May 30.
June 8, 2016 - 11:32am
May 24, 2016
Community will honor, remember those who served the country May 30
The Hastings community will remember the men and women who died while serving this country when the Lyle Russell Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1210, Nelson Lucking American Legion Post 47, and their auxiliaries observe Memorial Day Monday, May 30. The observances will begin at 9 a.m....
May 24, 2016 - 11:46am
May 22, 2016
City remembers Vietnam War during 50th anniversary
The 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War begins this month. The community of Hastings will mark that observance as it, too, was impacted when two soldiers from Hastings – Duane Foss and Lawrence Swanson – were killed in action. See more about their lives and service below. Others...
May 22, 2016 - 8:00am