Skip to main content
Hastings Star Gazette
Shopping season begins for insurance policies
Hastings Veterans Home bus travels in style
Author of memoir of domestic violence, sexual abuse to speak in Hastings
The race is on: Gubernatorial candidates visit with local farmers
Cold weather rule takes effect Oct. 15
crime and courts
City of Hastings
New bridge at Belwin Conservancy connects students to nature
Swimming: Hastings notches two more wins
Students clear out invasives; replace with native plants
PHOTOS: A homecoming victory
Volleyball: Raiders fall in five-set, Dig Pink thriller
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
Black Dirt Theater to perform at Hastings City Hall
Women of the cloth: Hastings quilting group takes a sew and pray approach
Public art to be installed at Levee Park in Hastings
arts and entertainment
CITY OF HASTINGS: 10/23/17 Hearing re: Spiral Brewery Parking Exemption
Probate Estate Laura Tverberg
Probate Estate of Alice Stelling
Denmark Twp. Ord. 2017-04 Oakgreen Meadows storm sewers
Probate Estate Richard Pahr
Barbara Ann Morcomb
Elizabeth A. Swenson
Robert A. Schierland
Lori A. Talafous
Linda Susan (Niederkorn) Knowlton
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Letters: What's happening at City Hall?; Strong community needs strong schools
Viewpoint: 'Due process' respects, protects privacy of city employees
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
September 27, 2017
Hastings police shut down counterfeit activity
Hastings police recently arrested a man involved with counterfeit activity in the city. Steven Kenneth Kuhns, 49, of Hastings, has been charged...
September 27, 2017 - 8:50am
September 11, 2017
Man arrested following standoff with police Sept. 9
A Hastings man was arrested following a standoff with police Saturday, Sept. 9. Warren Kocurek, 57, was arrested on suspicion of second-degree...
September 11, 2017 - 4:11pm
September 4, 2017
Police: Woman shot, suspect arrested after standoff in Farmington
A woman was shot repeatedly and a suspect was arrested after a standoff with authorities late Sunday in Farmington, police said.
September 4, 2017 - 11:52am
August 25, 2017
Police seeking two men following string of hotel robberies
A rash of armed hotel robberies across the region has authorities asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects. Police have noted...
August 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 7, 2017
Speeding on the rise in Minnesota
Summer has proven to be the most dangerous season for drivers. Law enforcement has continued to watch out for drivers' dangerous behaviors by...
August 7, 2017 - 9:12am
July 24, 2017
Street signs appear at Twin Cities intersections warning people that police ‘startle easily’
ST. PAUL -- A bright orange sign warning people that Twin Cities police startle easily appeared at the intersection of Snelling and University...
July 24, 2017 - 10:27am
July 17, 2017
Kegley to retire from HPD after 30 years of service
After 30 years of service, Hastings Police Department Lt. Joe Kegley will retire this month. His last day will be July 21. Over the course of...
July 17, 2017 - 10:33am
July 4, 2017
Schowalter named police commander
Bryan Schowalter has recently been named the new police commander of the Hastings Police Department effective July 3. Schowalter has served with...
July 4, 2017 - 8:00am
May 16, 2017
Wilske picked as deputy police chief
The city of Hastings announced on Tuesday the appointment of David Wilske to deputy police chief for the Hastings Police Department. Wilske is...
May 16, 2017 - 8:00am
April 17, 2017
Vehicle pursuit ends in Hastings; suspect flees on foot
Police said a suspect fled on foot Sunday after a vehicle pursuit that started in the west metro ended in Hastings. Authorities said the incident...
April 17, 2017 - 10:01am
March 16, 2017
HPD looks into virtual safety network
The Hastings Police Department is looking into a security camera registration program to help aid future criminal investigations. They recently released a request for residents and businesses to fill out a survey regarding the possibility of creating the "virtual safety network."...
March 16, 2017 - 1:00pm
Legislators consider requiring, funding Minnesota police diversity training
ST. PAUL — Minnesota law enforcement officers, who have received minority community criticism after high-profile shootings and other incidents,...
February 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 7, 2017
None injured in Maple Street incident
A three-hour standoff between law enforcement and a Hastings resident Monday evening ended safely, according to Hastings police.
February 7, 2017 - 10:38am
February 6, 2017
Police, SWAT close Maple Street for person barricaded inside residence
Maple Street between Third and Sixth streets and some surrounding blocks were closed Monday evening, Feb. 6, as law enforcement responded to...
February 6, 2017 - 6:56pm
December 23, 2016
New year to bring leadership changes to Hastings Police
With a new year, there's new change. With the start of the new year fast approaching, the Hastings Police Department is expecting some major...
December 23, 2016 - 8:23am