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Flatwater Music Festival returns to Hastings for year 17

Flatwater Music Festival returns to Hastings for year 17

Over the next two days more than 1,000 people from across the state are coming to the annual Flatwater Music Festival in Hastings.

Open Space arts program gives high schoolers unique college level experience

Open Space arts program gives high schoolers unique college level experience

High schoolers from all across the state are making their home at Hastings College this week to dive head first into high level art programs.

National Eucharistic Pilgrimage passes through Hastings

National Eucharistic Pilgrimage passes through Hastings

The National Eucharistic Pilgrimage made stops in Central Nebraska Tuesday afternoon on route to its final destination.

Hastings YMCA reopens after two years of renovations

Hastings YMCA reopens after two years of renovations

After seven years of planning and two years of renovations, the upgraded Hastings YMCA is now ready to serve its community.

Sertoma 8-man football all-star classic gives seniors one final shot on the gridiron

Sertoma 8-man football all-star classic gives seniors one final shot on the gridiron

Dozens of the best 8-man football athletes in Nebraska have spent the entire week in Hastings practicing to capture glory one more time.

Hastings College begins campus-wide renovations; plans for new residence hall

Hastings College begins campus-wide renovations; plans for new residence hall

With a need to modernize on campus living options, Hastings College has begun to renovate some of the Bronco Village Apartments this summer, and will also make smaller upgrades to the student union and other student buildings over the next year.

High nitrate levels detected in Hastings water well

High nitrate levels detected in Hastings water well

A Hastings well is out of service after potentially dangerous levels of nitrate were detected in it. 

Annual 'Battle of the Badges' blood drive culminates Tri-City tour in Hastings

Annual 'Battle of the Badges' blood drive culminates Tri-City tour in Hastings

The Tri-Cities saw 246 donations in the annual 'Battle of the Badges' blood drive with Hastings having the most donations with 136.

Revive Inc. buys Hastings motel and convention center to expand services

Revive Inc. buys Hastings motel and convention center to expand services

Revive Inc. is renovating the old Motel 6 and Hastings Convention Center to open a unique substance abuse treatment facility with a full continuum of care. 

Woman found still alive at Lincoln funeral home dies hours later

Woman found still alive at Lincoln funeral home dies hours later

The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office said a woman who’d been pronounced dead and later came back to life in a Lincoln funeral home has died.

Pedaling across Nebraska: Nearly 500 cyclists take on the challenge

Pedaling across Nebraska: Nearly 500 cyclists take on the challenge

Hundreds of bicyclists are hoping for good weather as they travel across Nebraska this week.

Kenesaw aiming to renovate village auditorium, pool, and other projects with sales tax initiative

Kenesaw aiming to renovate village auditorium, pool, and other projects with sales tax initiative

With the vote passed and paperwork to implement the tax now filed, Kenesaw residents can expect to see an extra 1.5% sales tax on their purchases beginning on October 1.

Class C and D Nebraska High Schools making significant preparations for new basketball rule this winter

Class C and D Nebraska High Schools making significant preparations for new basketball rule this winter

With high school sports finished for this school year, many schools all across Nebraska are preparing for a 35-second shot clock coming to boys and girls basketball in Classes C and D, which has some ecstatic, and others still voicing their concerns.

Recount coming for Adams County Commissioner race

Recount coming for Adams County Commissioner race

The Adams County Election Commission says the race for the District 6 Adams County Commissioner is too close to call, and a recount is needed to decide the winner. 

Hastings College one step closer to building new residence hall; renovating existing student buildings

Hastings College one step closer to building new residence hall; renovating existing student buildings

Hastings College is one vote away from beginning renovations on existing student buildings and building a new residence hall. 

LD Coffee Roasters opens first brick and mortar shop in Hastings

LD Coffee Roasters opens first brick and mortar shop in Hastings

Sidy Sissoko has spent the past three years tirelessly selling his own unique coffee beans at farmers markets and grocery stores across Nebraska. Now, his hard work has rewarded him with his own brick and mortar coffee shop in Hastings.