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Part of 9th Street to close for hazardous tree removal

Part of 9th Street will temporarily close on Friday for a hazardous tree removal effort. The Hastings Parks and Recreation Department will be working on 9th Street from Hastings Avenue to Kansas Avenue from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Drivers should expect closures during this time. Barricades and signs will be in place, and drivers are asked to avoid the…

City offices to close for Labor Day

The City of Hastings offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6, in observance of Labor Day. Front desk services will be unavailable at City Hall, the Hastings Police Department, Hastings Fire and Rescue, Hastings Utilities Department, Hastings Municipal Airport, Parks and Recreation Department and the Solid Waste Landfill. The Hastings Public Library…

Part of intersection to close at 7th Street and Denver Avenue

The north part of the intersection at 7th Street and Denver Avenue will close temporarily for private service work. Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 30, Windstream will access a manhole junction box in the area to perform service repairs. The work will require the north portion of Denver Avenue to close at 7th Street. Eastbound and westbound…

Multiple agencies respond to Hastings house fire

Firefighters from multiple agencies responded to a structure fire on Tuesday afternoon. Twelve firefighters from Hastings Fire and Rescue responded to the fire at 126 E Park St. at 3:36 p.m. Twenty-one firefighters from Hastings Rural, Doniphan, Glenvil, Holstein and Clay Center fire departments also responded to provide mutual aid. Crews arrived…

Hastings Fire and Rescue, Hastings Museum to host 9/11 memorial events

The City of Hastings will mark the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks with several memorial events. On Saturday, Sept. 11, members of the public will have the opportunity to participate in events across the city, including the following: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m., Hastings Museum: 9/11 Exhibit Admission: Free for Members, Non-Members: $8 Adults,…