Voice of the People

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Oct. 15-22 has been promoted as “Hastings Week 2021.”

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The Oct 16 front page article “AG: Doctors can prescribe off-label coronavirus drugs” presents a confusing message.

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Here is where the Old Contrarian (me) seeks to diminish the importance of what Old Yeller (not the 1956 children’s book, but the 45th president of the United States) did the other day by traveling to Iowa and proclaiming that the 2020 election was “rigged” and that Washington Democrats are t…

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Although the city plans to demolish the 16th Street viaduct, some citizens still want it repaired at a high cost both to taxpayers and to the environment (cement’s carbon dioxide emissions).

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Having family in Hastings, Grand Island and many other Nebraska towns, I read the article “Nebraska health experts decry state’s lackluster vaccination rate” in the Sept. 25 Hastings Tribune.

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This is to commend the St. Cecilia volleyball team for its act of kindness toward the Doniphan-Trumbull team following the loss of a classmate in a car accident.

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The League of Women Voters of Hastings announces that Sept. 28, 2021 is National Voter Registration Day. According the U.S. census data, as many as 1 in 4 eligible Americans are not registered to vote.

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This one word is for each Hastings City Council member: WHY?

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On a recent Sunday morning, when we weren’t quite awake, but the coffee was hot, my husband picked a CD from his vast collection and said, “We could use a little Gospel.”

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The Aug. 22 letter that Mayor Corey Stutte wrote to Gov. Pete Ricketts is a directive and has a clear message.

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When I turn on the TV my heart aches to see the debacle of Biden and his administration on the Afghanistan and American people.

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MINDEN — A few weeks ago, when my good friend Rob Hultquist let me know Minden Public Schools would be celebrating the 50th running of the Whippet cross country program’s “Seven-Mile Marathon” this year, I immediately knew I wanted to witness the event.

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In the Apostle Paul’s letter to the Ephesians, he is writing to a beloved community that is experiencing some internal conflict.

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It was my privilege to be appointed as the national tournament director for the 2021 Mid-South American Legion Baseball Tournament in Hastings from Aug. 3-8.

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I read the Hastings Tribune article, “Laughing all the way: Hoff shows to be filmed in Hastings for broadcast” in the July 24 issue.

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