Hastings Tribune
Your daily newspaper since 1905

About Us

Who We Are

The Hastings Tribune is more than a newspaper. We are a diverse, multimedia company. The combination of our print, digital and mobile products capture a lot of eyeballs, making us a valuable resource for passing on important news and information, as well as a versatile tool for marketing products and services to consumers in a variety of platforms.


What We Do

We pride ourselves on telling the stories close to home that no one else is telling. We're good at it; we've been doing it for over a century. We also pride ourselves on offering effective plans and strategies for the marketing of products and services by business and organizations. We're good at that, too. In addition, we offer classifieds; photo and newspaper archive merchandise; scanning of family prints, negatives and slides to digital formats; transferring of family videos to DVD; and livestreaming of news and sports events.


Our Community

We call it Tribland , a 10-county area in South Central Nebraska and North Central Kansas that includes the city of Hastings, Neb., and encompasses 25 high schools and two colleges — Hastings College and Central Community College-Hastings.


Our Mission

The Hastings Tribune's mission is to be the market leader in providing daily news and information in its trade area by providing:

• Accurate and timely news and information

• Exceptional customer service

• A safe and diverse work environment

• Leadership to help our communities grow

• Efficient use of resources to grow our business

• A lifetime link of learning


Ad Deadlines

LINE AD DEADLINES
Monday: Due by 4:30 p.m. Friday
Tuesday-Friday: Due by 4:30 p.m. the day before
Saturday: Due by 11:30 a.m. Friday

DISPLAY AD DEADLINES
Monday: 5 p.m. Thursday
Tuesday: 12 noon Friday
Wednesday-Friday: 12 noon 2 days before
Saturday: 5 p.m. Wednesday
Social Ads: 4 p.m. Monday
Social Display Ads: 5 p.m. Tuesday
Business Briefs: 4 p.m. Monday
Ag. Business: 5 p.m. Tuesday
Encore: 4 p.m. Thursday for following week


Business Hours

Classified Department: 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Friday; 8 a.m.-10 a.m. Saturday
Advertising & Business Office: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday
News Department: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday

Our People
  ADMINISTRATIVE
Darran Fowler
Don Kissler
  NEWS ROOM
Tami Humphreys Andy Raun John Huthmacher Tony Herrman Shay Burk Will VraspirMike Zimmerman Nick Blastniz Laura Beahm Amy Roh
  MARKETING
Carla Carda Kathy AvisJennifer Whiteley Donna Ackerman Donna Ackerman Tonia Chaney
  CUSTOMER SERVICE
Denise Kelley A.J. Miller Krystal Walker
Doug Edwards
  Business office
Angie Duering Laura Doyle Nancy Yurk
  PRODUCTION/OPERATIONS
Scott Carstens
Dan OrrRichard Schmidt Dillon Johnson
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