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Hastings Star Gazette
Remembering their service
The attack across the globe that hit hard here at home
Council reverses rezoning decision for 313 Ramsey St.
Support group forms in Hastings for those raising children with mental illness
World studies teacher illustrates the past so students understand the present
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raiders struggle against Burnsville, lose close one to Dodge County
River Blades Skating School performs at grand opening of Wells Fargo Winter Skate Rink
Ingenerf and Girgen compete at state swimming, diving meet
Vikings cut kicker Walsh after another rough outing
HHS cross-country teams finish strong season
Dec. 7 event to highlight veterans sacrifices
Local students perform in Gustavus Adolphus Christmas program
Downtown embraces the season of lights
Holiday Hoopla medallion has been found
Fifth medallion hunt clue released for Holiday Hoopla
arts and entertainment
City of Hastings Public Hearing CHAPTER 34 CITY FEES
Probate of Will Joseph P. Grant
DENMARK TWP - GRANLEY PLAN COMMISSION HEARING
Nininger Township Filings Open
DENMARK TWP - JOHN HEINBUCH Planning Commission Hearing
M. Margaret Caneff, 89
Donald F. Harris, 83
Ross J. Albertson, 52
Grant M. Walker, 30
Sister Florence M. Judge, 93
Letters to the editor for Dec. 1
Letter: Local support helped African school
In support of Tony Jurgens
In response to Labovitch's letter
Viking cruise port could be smart tourism draw
Real Estate Showcase
August 17, 2016
SumMEr WEdge comes to an end after a successful summer
Hastings’ SumMEr WEdge program came to an end last week after working to help students who don’t get a lot of support during the summer months....
August 17, 2016 - 10:47am
August 8, 2016
St. John's to implement new programs, technology this fall
The 2016-2017 school year marks Mike Strommen’s first full year as principal of St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Vermillion. With a new principal, comes new ideas. This year, St. John’s will be leveraging new programs, technology and resources to help their students succeed....
August 8, 2016 - 10:27am
August 5, 2016
Raptor System to go live at all Hastings Public Schools this fall
Instant sex offender background check will be done on all school visitors starting this fall; initial fee was $10,868 The Raptor System, a visitor management system designed to screen visitors for sex offenders, will go live at all the Hastings Public School buildings. The middle...
August 5, 2016 - 10:36am
July 20, 2016
HHS Marching Band gets tips from professionals
The Hastings High School marching band experienced some pro tips from a marching clinic led by members of the Colts Drum and Bugle Corps from...
July 20, 2016 - 3:58pm
July 10, 2016
HHS marching band goes on biennial tour
The Hastings High School marching band left Friday, July 1, on their East coast tour filled with performances and sightseeing. From July 1-6,...
July 10, 2016 - 8:00am
June 29, 2016
Summer jazz camp brings professional musicians to teach Hastings students
Young Hastings musicians got to take part in a special music camp last week and this week. Hastings Community Education hosted the Hastings Pops...
June 29, 2016 - 11:14am
June 21, 2016
HHS students named to all-state programs
Several Hastings High School students will attend all-state camps this summer and perform next year as part of the all-state band, choir and...
June 21, 2016 - 8:46am
June 20, 2016
Bringing the farm into the classroom
Every spring, kindergarten students in Hastings turn into farmers for at least a few minutes of every school day. The students are tasked with...
June 20, 2016 - 10:45am
June 12, 2016
Kennedy Elementary School has its annual carnival
Kennedy Elementary school experienced some fun in the sun, with a carnival that was sure to put some smiles on faces. From a crazy hair booth...
June 12, 2016 - 8:00am
June 10, 2016
Graduation to be held indoors tonight
Tonight's Hastings High School graduation ceremony will be held indoors, in the high school gymnasium. The ceremony starts at 7 p.m. and doors open at 5:30 p.m. According to the school district, the ceremony was moved indoors due to the high heat index and a chance of rain this evening....
June 10, 2016 - 10:43am
June 7, 2016
Hastings Middle School team competes in regional event
The Hastings Middle School sixth-grade Math Masters teams competed in a regional Math Masters event March 9 in Prior Lake. There were 105 students...
June 7, 2016 - 2:14pm
HMS students create artwork for Questar’s building
The walls by the main offices for Questar Assessment Inc. in Apple Valley are being enhanced by beautiful pieces of artwork. The individuals...
June 7, 2016 - 1:25pm
June 6, 2016
HHS yearbook wins multiple recognitions
The Hastings High School yearbook has won multiple awards this year, including recognition in the 2016 Jostens Look Book and receiving a National...
June 6, 2016 - 8:27am
June 4, 2016
Bringing the classroom home: How learning outside of the classroom promotes growth
Teachers lecture in hopes of their students learning the material, but with a new class dynamic at Hastings High School, it is not the teacher that is responsible for teaching the material, but the students teaching themselves. The flipped classroom allows students to teach themselves...
June 4, 2016 - 8:00am
June 3, 2016
HMS students raise $9,000 for Hastings Family Service through annual tug-of-war
Hastings Middle School held its annual tug-o-war Friday, May 27. Classes fielded their best tugging teams and went head-to-head for all the glory....
June 3, 2016 - 9:38am