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Snow emergency scheduled beginning Jan. 8

The City of Hastings has declared a snow emergency to begin at 8 a.m., Monday Jan. 8. The snow emergency will continue through 8 a.m., Wednesday Jan. 10, based on the latest winter weather forecast that predicts several inches of snow, plus wind. The National Weather Service in Hastings issued a winter storm warning. No parking is allowed along emergency…

Cocktails with the Curators to be Jan. 25

Meet Hastings Museum curators and get their behind-the-scenes secrets during Cocktails with the Curators, 7-10 p.m., Thursday Jan. 25. Enjoy drinks, snacks, and fun stories about the Hastings Museum collection and exhibits. Tickets to this 21+ event are just $15 plus tax for Members. Tickets for all others are $20. That includes admission and snacks.…

Hastings named as World War II Heritage City

Hastings was among 11 U.S. communities recently designated as an American World War II Heritage City.  The National Parks Service’s American World War II Heritage Cities Program honors the contributions of local towns, cities, counties and their citizens who stepped into the workforce to support America's war effort during World War II. Only one American…

HFR puts new equipment into service

Hastings Fire and Rescue personnel now have the latest in respiratory protection. The department recently placed 28 new SCBA (Self Contained Breathing Apparatus) and three new RIT (Rapid Intervention Team) packs into service.  Firefighter Paramedic Ryan Miller was the lead for the project and took the department through vendor demonstrations, budget…

New Years holiday closures

The City of Hastings offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 1, 2024 in observance of the New Year holiday. Front desk services will be unavailable at: Hastings Police Department Hastings Fire and Rescue Administration Finance Hastings Utilities Hastings Municipal Airport Hastings Museum Hastings Public Library Parks and Recreation Department 911…