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Hastings Star Gazette
Preparing for kindergarten: Committee helps child care providers get kids ready
Be proactive against Grinch-like porch pirates
Minnesota economy chugs on, but slowdown on the horizon
Hastings City Council briefs: Highway 316 project receives support
Attention commuters: Overnight lane closures coming on I-494/694 near Woodbury
crime and courts
Girls' Hockey: Hastings goes 1-1-1 over the last week
Hastings wrestling wins Park Invitational, Tartan Quad
Basketball: Boys beat rival Park, girls still in search of first win
Boys' Hockey: Raiders ride offensive tidal wave to three-straight wins
Host Hastings goes 2-1 at Raider Duals
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
DOUGLAS TOWNSHIP: Ordinance No. 2018-01 12/05/18
ISD 917: 12/04/18 School Board Meeting Minutes
Ravenna Twp. Filings Open
Nininger Township filings open
PROBATE OF WILL- Beverly M Schoolmeesters 19HA-PR-18-924
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
Dog House opens full-service pet care business in Farmington
Alzheimer’s added to medical marijuana treatment list in Minnesota
A place to stitch and relax: New yarn shop opens in downtown Hastings
Furthers Rosie Kozlowski Named 2018 ICMI Customer Hero of the Year
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James A. "Jim" Holmstrom
Marion T. "Dolly" Crane (nee Iverson)
James H. "Jim" Gores
E. JoAnn McNamara
Helen C. Hiniker
Nash George Allan Perry
Libby Jean Moin
50th Wedding Anniversary
Viewpoint: Who all is responsible for misused funds?
Letter: Reauthorize funding for conservation initiatives
Letter: School district was bamboozled
Column: Develop a more effective flu vaccine
Letter: Gratitude for community support
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August 12, 2018
Jewel Pickert column: Time to abolish pet peeves? You make the call
Pet peeves drive me bonkers. One of my pet peeves, which seems to have become standard practice, is to not call me back. This is after the person...
August 12, 2018 - 5:00am
August 11, 2018
Bea Westerberg column: Dog days of summer call for cool foods
Oh boy, the fall thing is starting to come in big in the advertising world. I am starting to see ads for Halloween stuff and recipes for the typical fall things like apples, pumpkins and chili. Slow down and embrace the last month of summer goodies. Fall will be here soon enough...
August 11, 2018 - 5:00am
August 4, 2018
Viewpoint: You can't go wrong with a cucumber
Some miracles have recently happened at the Westerberg Ranchette. I make this statement because to some people this would be an ordinary event or two, but at times I "clean" to a different drummer. We were shopping and I had the big cart that holds the lumber and was told to work...
August 4, 2018 - 6:00am
July 27, 2018
Bea Westerberg column: Summer bounty really taking off
With Rivertown Days ending this past weekend and the Old Log Cabin event coming up next weekend, I think we can say it's true the summer is racing by at a rapid rate of speed. That means August will be here soon, and then September. I really understand the feeling some of the back-to-school...
July 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
July 24, 2018
Viewpoint: Are summer offseason programs appropriate for high school sports?
High school sports have changed gradually over the last decade and one of the areas you see that the most today is during the offseason. Less...
July 24, 2018 - 3:34pm
July 21, 2018
Column: Healthful eating doesn't need a vacation
It's summer and vacations are in the air. Vacations are about stepping outside of your life, about letting everything go — even if just...
July 21, 2018 - 5:00am
July 20, 2018
Bea Westerberg column: Gardens heating up, so are grills
It looks like I may have to add "What I Learned This Week" to my articles. One of the major things this week was that you need to put the ground coffee into the coffee maker in order for it to make fresh coffee. If leave the ground coffee in the grinder but remember to add the water...
July 20, 2018 - 7:49am
July 14, 2018
Bea Westerberg column: Real tomatoes can have real problems
Update on some facts and observations; • As of July 7, 2018, the corn in the field across the road from me was 7 and ½ feet high. Is it safe to say it was knee high on the Fourth of July? • By the time you read this, it will be on the outer edge of the middle June to middle...
July 14, 2018 - 7:49am
July 12, 2018
Column: Stay informed with 3M working groups
On Feb. 20, 2018 — the same day I was sworn in as state senator — news broke that the state settled its lawsuit against the 3M for...
July 12, 2018 - 2:53pm
July 7, 2018
Westerberg column: Thanks to technology, fresh corn is near
It's full speed ahead for the summer time after the Fourth of July. It's time to start asking when the sweet corn and the homegrown tomatoes are ready. It's time to stock up on sunscreen and those swimsuits before they are all out of stock and winter coats come in. It's time to cut...
July 7, 2018 - 5:00am
June 18, 2018
Gessner column: ‘Spring cleaning’ can include your habits
Nancy Gessner owns and operates her own weight loss business in Hastings. She can be reached at email@example.com.
June 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 16, 2018
A Bea in the Garden column: Time to cruise … on down to farmers market
Bea Westerberg may be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org. Oh me, oh my, oh dear; technically it’s just about half a year gone and half a year to come of 2018! That long winter made it seem like we have a lot more time before that happens.
June 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
Column: Dad is major force in child’s wellbeing
Jewel Pickert is a Hastings resident. Fathers are special. It’s not just my opinion. Research proves it. Before we get to that, think of...
June 16, 2018 - 5:00am
June 10, 2018
A Bea in the Garde: Cotton on to rhubarb's history
Did you survive the great white fluff flood? That would be what I call all the cottonwood seeds and dandelion seeds that seemed to be ready to fly at the same time. The mixture seemed to stick on anything and everything and Marnie the Cat came in with her whiskers a solid white mat....
June 10, 2018 - 5:00am
June 2, 2018
A Bea in the Garden column: Hot dog, gardening season finally here
June 2, 2018 - 12:00pm