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City offices to close for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday

The City of Hastings offices will be closed all day on Monday, Jan. 18, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Front desk services will be unavailable at the Hastings Police Department, Hastings Fire and Rescue, City Hall, Hastings Utilities Department, Parks and Recreation Department, the Hastings Public Library and the Hastings Museum.…

Museum Board plans virtual meeting on Jan. 14

The Hastings Museum Board will meet at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14 via teleconference. The meeting is open to the public telephonically and a copy of the agenda is available here. Members of the public may speak regarding agenda items during the meeting by calling 402-462-3500.

Firefighters rescue dogs from Hastings house fire

Hastings Fire and Rescue was able to save two dogs from a house fire just before noon on Tuesday. HFR and Hastings Rural Fire responded to a report of a fire in the 1900 block of Boyce Street at 11:40 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters reported visible flames coming from the roof of the single-family home. Fire crews were able to get the fire under control…

City Council approves contract for Fisher Fountain renovation

The Hastings City Council unanimously approved a renovation contract for Fisher Rainbow Fountain at its regularly-scheduled meeting on Monday. The contract was awarded to Farris Construction Co., Inc. in the amount of $385,591. The need for renovations was first presented to the Utility Advisory Board in October after several mechanical failures throughout…

Library opens to appointments starting Jan. 11

The Hastings Public Library will open up for appointments beginning on Monday, Jan. 11. Members of the public will be able to make appointments for the following reasons: Public computer access Technology help with library resources PIXLab tools Appointments will be scheduled online here. The library had been closed to the public due to a high…