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Hastings Star Gazette
Fire reported at Twin City Container in Hastings
Longtime Hastings police officer passes away
Dakota County inmates decorate stockings for veterans
Busted Nut to close temporarily in January for repairs
Black Dirt Theater's Andy Langenfeld to step away
crime and courts
City of Hastings
Raider basketball girls pick up sixth win of the season already
Boys place third at first MEC nordic skiing meet of the year
Win over Polars gives Raider hockey girls 7-3 record
After rough start, Raider boys hockey team wins two
Hastings places second at MEC swim relays
Cooking on the lefse line: Nordic tradition helps fund local organization
Campus news week ending Dec. 19
Wedding:Kristen Bernadette and Eric Kilpo
Carolers making their way around Hastings in horse-drawn wagon
Animal Ark Christmas and adoption day party Dec. 13
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS ON ESTATE OF CAROLYN CROSBY
NOTICE FOR HEARING ON ESTATE OF PATRICK DOYLE
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME ALL SWEPT UP
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME BORDER BBQ
VERMILLION TOWNSHIP NOTICE OF FILING
Jack Weber, 79
Carla J. Keto, 71
William Bernard Sartor, 72
August L. "Gus" Heinold
Sophie E. "Tuddie" Riley, 91
Editorial: Thanks, sponsors, for increase in donations
Letter: Hockey event didn’t give local athletes a fair shake
Letter: Speed limit on County Road 42 should be lowered
Letter: Slavik says ‘Thanks’ to area voters
Letter: TLC of Hastings says ‘Thanks!’
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June 14, 2013
Seton School students are honored
Students at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School were honored at a recent awards ceremony. Awards were presented as follows: President's Award for Educational excellence - Fifth grade recipients Christian Brenny, Andy O'Brien, Monica Calkins, Josie Jenson, Luke Harris. President's Award...
news / education
June 14, 2013 - 9:45am
Top graduating seniors honored at HHS
The top academic graduates at Hastings High School have been announced. 4.0 grade point average for four years - Megan Braun, Sara Leifeld, Hannah Sieh, Sarah Zeien. 3.935 grade point or better over four years - Kayla Brown, Haley Fox, Elizabeth Hardy, Sarah Hughes, Kaylynn Johnson,...
news / education
June 14, 2013 - 9:44am
April 12, 2013
April 12, 2013: Hastings teen dies by suicide
An 18-year-old Hastings woman died by suicide Thursday, April 11, at about 10:30 a.m. in the 1200 block of Sibley Street. She was a 2012 graduate of Hastings High School. The woman was interviewed in August of 2012 by WCCO Television and shared her story with them as part of...
April 12, 2013 - 10:19am
April 1, 2013
Cottage View Drive-In sign, screen headed to Hastings
The iconic Cottage View Drive-In marquee that has welcomed outdoor cinema-goers for nearly five decades will soon be en route to the Little Log House Pioneer Village in Hastings. A late Monday afternoon deal was made between the city of Cottage Grove, drive-in owner Gerry Herringer,...
April 1, 2013 - 5:24pm
September 27, 2012
Hundreds turn out to bid farewell to Cottage View Drive-in (W/VIDEO)
In many ways, the Cottage View Drive-In farewell celebration felt like the theater's early days some four decades ago. Hundreds of people turned out Thursday to say goodbye to the theater that will close its doors for good in the coming weeks after a 46-year run. The 900-space parking...
news / family / business /
September 27, 2012 - 9:50pm
September 20, 2012
Judge rules defense may keep evidentiary materials in Schaffhausen case
The defense will be able to retain copies of specific sensitive materials in the Aaron Schaffhausen murder case following a hearing Thursday...
crime and courts / news
September 20, 2012 - 5:25pm
Minnesota lieutenant governor ready to jump for troops
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon is going above and beyond: above her Capitol office and beyond what others in her job have done. Prettner Solon announced Thursday that she will skydive with the U.S. Army Golden Knights parachute team on Tuesday to show support...
September 20, 2012 - 12:24pm
Pawlenty leaves Romney, lands bank lobbying job
ST. PAUL -- Former Minnesota Gov.
September 20, 2012 - 12:23pm
September 10, 2012
Cottage Grove Walmart a go; Cottage View Drive-In to go
In the end, new retail trumped nostalgia. After 47 seasons, the Cottage View Drive-In will close next month following the Cottage Grove City Council's approval of Walmart's plan to build a Supercenter store atop a portion of the venerable drive-in's property. Walmart has agreed...
news / business /
September 10, 2012 - 10:24am
May 7, 2012
House debates Vikings stadium plan
ST. PAUL -- A debate a decade in the making began this afternoon as the state House considered whether to build a nearly $1 billion Vikings stadium. "This is our one chance," Rep. John Kriesel, R-Cottage Grove, said. "This bill works. It has been fined tuned and it will build a ...
politics / government / news
May 7, 2012 - 10:34am
March 31, 2012
GOP backs Lehrke, Quinlan, McNamara in Senate District 54
Republicans picked first-time candidate Janis Quinlan to challenge Sen. Katie Sieben and threw their support behind Cottage Grove City Council member Derrick Lehrke for an open Minnesota House seat. Quinlan, a real estate agent and St. Paul Park resident, won the Senate District...
news / government
March 31, 2012 - 8:43pm
Schoen, Bayers win local DFL endorsements
Cottage Grove police officer Dan Schoen and Hastings resident Joanna Bayers will represent Democrats this fall in local state House races after winning the party's endorsement Saturday at the Senate District 54 nominating convention in South St. Paul. Schoen, of St. Paul Park, easily...
news / politics
March 31, 2012 - 4:00pm
December 1, 2011
State budget surplus comes with warnings
ST. PAUL -- Jaws dropped this morning as Minnesota leaders learned the state budget will be $876 million bigger than earlier thought. But the news came with warnings: -- A $1.3 billion deficit is expected in two years. -- The Minnesota economy could take another turn for the worse...
politics / government / news
December 1, 2011 - 10:15am
October 21, 2011
Test shows carp in Mississippi River
A new test shows Asian carp appear to be moving north on the Mississippi River. Water samples in the Twin Cities tested positive for genetic material from silver carp, one variety of Asian carp. That indicates the carp likely are in the area, according to the Minnesota Department...
October 21, 2011 - 1:38pm
October 12, 2011
Lt. Gov. Prettner Solon heads to China on economic development mission
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon leaves for China on an economic development mission Wednesday with lieutenant governors from five other states. The National Lieutenant Governors Association hosts the mission through Oct. 20 with a goal of expanding trade with...
October 12, 2011 - 12:23pm