Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

education

February 6, 2018
Brock Bauer won the geography bee. He is pictured with teacher Melanie Rowan. Submitted photo
Bauer wins Kennedy Geography Bee
February 6, 2018 - 7:49am
February 3, 2018
Akin Road third-grade teacher Becca Gangl believes yoga benefits students and teaches them how to relax and de-stress in school. “I just notice the importance of the breathing and how it immediately calms them down." Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Reading, writing and yoga
February 3, 2018 - 8:57am
January 23, 2018
Update: Schools closed today
January 23, 2018 - 11:50am
January 21, 2018
Hastings cancels school for Jan. 22
January 21, 2018 - 8:54pm
January 12, 2018
District honors six employees
January 12, 2018 - 12:36pm
January 8, 2018
Paul Bakker
Column: Kindness offers lifelong lessons
January 8, 2018 - 7:49am
January 5, 2018
PHOTOS: Student choral parade visits Vermillion Businesses
January 5, 2018 - 6:06am
January 4, 2018
The Target in Hastings will be closing in February 2018. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
What made news in 2017
January 4, 2018 - 7:31pm
January 2, 2018
A banner was ready for bus driver Vic Teuber of Hastings Bus Company when he dropped off students at St. John the Baptist Catholic School-Vermillion for the last time. Teuber retired after 40 years of driving school buses. Pictured (from left) are Teuber, Lily Simones, Kaylee Pohl, Ava Parisian and Principal Mike Strommen. Submitted photo
PHOTOS: Riders celebrate Vermillion bus driver's retirement
January 2, 2018 - 9:27am
December 24, 2017
Sophia Sanchez was named December Rotary Student of the Month. From left to right: Yander Sanchez, Kristen Sanchez, Mike Sellman, Siena Sanchez, Sophia Sanchez, Kari Jaeger, Derrick Jaeger and Brian Schommer. Photo courtesy of Rotary Club
Sanchez named December Rotary Student of the Month
December 24, 2017 - 7:49am
November 29, 2017
Choose from a selection of studio arts including glass, ceramics, painting, fibers, printmaking, photography and mixed media. Photo by Kathy Helgeson
Annual Art Scholarship Sale begins Nov. 30 at UW-River Falls
November 29, 2017 - 1:49pm
December 11, 2014
SEAS announces High Honors list
December 11, 2014 - 1:46pm
December 4, 2014
This team of students learned that cheap is not always the best for helmets.  Pictured from left to right are Jacoby Whyle, Tommy Siebenaler  (wearing the helmet), Owen Glade (standing behind Tommy), and Brennen Kieffer.
Star Gazette photos by Jane Lightbourn
Student engineers step forward with unique helmet designs
December 4, 2014 - 8:29am
November 20, 2014
The 2014 winners of the Hastings Lyle Russell Post 1210 Patriot’s Pen essay contest are pictured here. From left to right are Margot Agen, Eric Howd, Nicole Reents and Kelsey Baker. Not pictured is Ana Spinler. Photo submitted
VFW Patriot’s Pen essay winners named
November 20, 2014 - 8:06am
November 5, 2014
Food was unloaded at Hastings Family Service. Pictured in the front are Christy Miller and Matthew Williams. In the middle are Caleb Matzke, Kalley Erlandson and Paige Ahrens. In the back are Carson Whyle, Jack Varley and Danny Steiner. Submitted photo
National Honor Society collects 5,268 pounds of food for Hastings Family Service
November 5, 2014 - 4:09pm
randomness