Drought could've been worse

It was an unusual weather year.

Hot. Dry. Lots of record-breaking temperatures.

And yet, Hastings looks mild compared to the extreme weather conditions of nearby Grand Island. The city 30 miles to the north is set to end 2012 as its all-time driest year and second warmest year on record.

To read more, see Saturday's Hastings Tribune or the Tribune e-edition.>>>

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