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Hastings Star Gazette
Middle school stars of Independent Daily Reading
Longtime school district employee Zena Stefani retires
Minnesota fire deaths last year lowest since 2009
Minnesota seniors warned about precious metals investment scam
Walz offers 'down payment' on making Minnesota the 'education state'
crime and courts
Farmington High School fishing team starts inaugural season
Hastings club gymnasts finish season strong at state, regional meets
Hastings trap and skeet club week 1 and 2 results
From Sweden to State
HYAA 9U Raiders baseball wins East Ridge tournament
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
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Probate Notice: Marjorie Marthaler
DAKOTA CTY:Summary of Board Proceedings Meeting 05/21/19
Assumed Name Notice: Against the Grain
Probate Notice: Alice Anita Anderson 19HA-PR-18-582
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Quaint and Quirky moves to new space
Hastings game store sets goal to be a new community spot
Dunkin' opens in Hastings
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Spiral Brewery named Small Business Hero by Angie Craig
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Judy M. Pinnt
Joseph "Joey" Seeger
Jane C. Bolton (Couchey)
Kenneth (Ken) Donald Linde
Sandra LaRay "Sandy" Vos
Everett Edward McCarthy
Leo & Arolyne Hackett celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary
Letter: Change isn't always a bad thing
Justin Olsen for Cottage Grove City Council
Letter: Time for fresh leadership with schools
Editorial: Orange cone season is no joke
Viewpoint: An inglorious end to session
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April 29, 2019
Cheese Curd Festival comin' in hot this year: New curd flavor released, improvements to festival
In less than two months, it is expected that tens of thousands of cheese curd fans and curious tourists will flock to Ellsworth's East End Park...
April 29, 2019 - 3:25pm
From there to here: What led Barb Hollenbeck to own a toy shop
"I have a really strange path to being a toy store owner," Barb Hollenbeck, owner of SC Toys in Hastings, laughed. "I just kind of fell into...
March 29, 2019 - 6:00am
January 14, 2019
Downtown business Tenacious K's to close this month
Downtown business, Tenacious K's, will close its doors at the end of this month. "That's business," owner Tony Berens said of the store's closing....
January 14, 2019 - 5:00am
November 29, 2018
A place to stitch and relax: New yarn shop opens in downtown Hastings
Knitters and crocheters rejoice! A new yarn shop opened in Hastings over Thanksgiving weekend. Muse2320 Fiber Co. officially opened for business...
November 29, 2018 - 6:00am
November 22, 2018
Holiday Hoopla is coming to town
Want to shop local for your presents this year and begin holiday festivities all at once? The annual Holiday Hoopla in downtown Hastings has...
November 22, 2018 - 5:00am
November 19, 2018
Test your knowledge: Minnesota’s largest trivia company comes to Spiral Brewery
HASTINGS -- Grab your favorite know-it-all friends and grab a table. Trivia Mafia has started hosting a weekly trivia night at Spiral Brewery....
November 19, 2018 - 6:00am
November 15, 2018
Downtown Hastings boutique to close its doors
After seven years in business, the Carousel will be going out of business. The boutique shop will officially close on Monday, Dec. 31. "I am...
November 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
April 18, 2018
Final phase of Riverfront Renaissance ready to begin
The final phase of the Riverfront Renaissance Project is ready to begin, if only the weather would cooperate. The final phase which includes the reconstruction of the alley connecting the parking area beneath the new bridge to the Levee Park Parking Lot and Sibley Street was scheduled...
April 18, 2018 - 5:29pm
March 15, 2018
Mobile meals gaining traction
HASTINGS — Mobile Food Units, also known as food trucks, could see some changes to permit access with the City before the snow disappears...
March 15, 2018 - 2:23pm
October 22, 2017
Meyer Company building in Hastings purchased by owner of Elm Salon
The Meyer Company building, a staple of downtown Hastings, has been sold. Hastings native Beth Warner, owner of Elm Salon, and her husband Kevin...
October 22, 2017 - 7:19pm
October 19, 2017
Eye Candy owner to expand into Emporium building in downtown Hastings
Some reimagination, change and repurposing is in store for Eye Candy REfind, but all in a big way. The retail store will be moving across the...
October 19, 2017 - 4:05pm
Adele Salon in Hastings gets a new look
Adele Salon, located at 219 Sibley Street, recently had a facelift. After seven years at the same location, it was time for a new look and the...
July 19, 2017 - 9:05am
June 14, 2017
Fireside Social House to open at former RJ's in Hastings
A new restaurant is coming to Hastings this summer. Fireside Social House will open at 108 Second St. E. in downtown Hastings in July. The building...
June 14, 2017 - 8:00am
May 2, 2017
MetroPCS opens downtown Hastings location
A new MetroPCS store opened its doors April 13 in Hastings at 300 Vermillion St. The wireless store is known for offering great value in devices...
May 2, 2017 - 9:29am
April 8, 2017
Vista Rio to become Lock and Dam Eatery in mid-April
What do you get when you put Mexican and Italian together? According to Jennifer and Bernardo Melecio, the answer to that question is Lock and...
April 8, 2017 - 7:00am