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Hastings woman sentenced to federal prison on meth charges

Acting United States Attorney Steven Russell announced that Vallen Bateman, 36, of Hastings, Nebraska, was sentenced on June 24, 2022, in federal court in Omaha, Nebraska, for possession with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine. Chief United States District Judge Robert F. Rossiter, Jr. sentenced Bateman to 66 months’ imprisonment. There is no parole in the federal system. After her release from prison, she will begin a five-year term of supervised release.
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Hastings woman sentenced in federal court for possessing meth with intent to distribute

OMAHA, Neb. — Vallen Bateman, 36, of Hastings, was sentenced in federal court for possession with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine. According to Acting United States Attorney Steven Russell, on June 24, Bateman was sentenced to 66 months in prison. There is no parole in the federal system. After her release from prison, she will begin a five-year term of supervised release.
HASTINGS, NE
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Wednesday Forecast: Temperatures climb as precipitation chances increase

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - It will be a hot and breezy day in Hastings as temperatures climb in the mid 90s on Wednesday. Wednesday morning will start off mild with lows in the mid to upper 60s. Temperatures will rise throughout the day into the mid to upper 90s in the tri-cities with triple digits in the western parts of the state. Isolated showers and thunderstorms are expected in the far north and far west however, it should be mostly sunny. There is a marginal risk for some of those storms to become strong to severe from the Panhande to just east of Ainsworth with damaging winds being the primary concern. It will be a breezier day with south winds at 15-25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph throughout the state as well. With those breezy conditions the fire danger will increase and there is a red flag warning until 8PM Wednesday night for areas north and west.
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Damage to cemetery at now-closed Hastings Regional Center saddens residents

LINCOLN — Drive down a long, shaded, country lane west of the long-closed Hastings Regional Center site, follow a couple of bends in the road, and eventually you’ll arrive at the Ingleside Cemetery.  The burial grounds are the last remnant of a mental health complex, formerly known as the Ingleside Hospital for the Insane, that […] The post Damage to cemetery at now-closed Hastings Regional Center saddens residents appeared first on Nebraska Examiner.
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Sodbusters drop fifth in a row in loss to Pioneers

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - The Hastings Sodbusters hosted the Western Nebraska Pioneers for a mid-week home matchup at Duncan Field Tuesday. The Sodbusters fell behind 5-0 after two innings and were unable to makeup the distance, losing 7-3 to extend their current losing streak to five games.
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BBB warns of home energy scams

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - Your Local4 Scam Alert of the Week is focusing on your power bill and more importantly the people who are looking to scam you because of it. Inherently, temperatures rise for the summer and for those of us who enjoy our air conditioning - so does our energy bill. Josh Planos, the public relations director for the Better Business Bureau, says scammers are very well aware of the added cost of air in the summer. So much so that they offer up deals to lower those bills and will go as far as to meet you in person about the deals they offer.
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Damage done to Hastings Regional Center cemetery; State plans to fix

HASTINGS, Neb. (Nebraska Examiner) - Drive down a long, shaded, country lane west of the long-closed Hastings Regional Center site, follow a couple of bends in the road, and eventually you’ll arrive at the Ingleside Cemetery. The burial grounds are the last remnant of a mental health complex, formerly...
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Hastings-native, comedian Nick Hoff to release filmed special

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - Almost a year to the day after filming his comedy special in his hometown of Hastings, Nick Hoff is ready to release it to his growing fan base. Hoff stopped into our Local4 studios Monday to detail the exciting news - which is a planned release date of July 15. The release will come on his YouTube page. He, along with fellow comic Mal Hall entertained crowds at the Hastings Masonic Temple Theater in July of 2021. Hoff said it was important to return home for his comedy special, as it’s where he developed his love for comedy.
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United Way of South Central Nebraska announces new program

2022′s Flatwater Festival being called a success in its 15th year. The Flatwater Music Festival’s final day is wrapped up on Saturday night at the Prairie Loft Center in Hastings. Largest collection of square body vehicles comes to Grand Island. Updated: Jun. 25, 2022 at 7:59 PM CDT.
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Utica/Beaver Crossing falls to Sutton 6-2

SILVER CREEK-The Utica/Beaver Crossing Badgers offense had its chances, but Sutton starter Drew Goracke closed the door each time the Badgers mounted a threat. Sutton took a 1-0 lead in the second, then pushed across four runs in the fourth on their way to a 6-2 win over UBC in Silver Creek on Saturday afternoon.
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Heat begins to return as we round out the month of June.

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - Temperatures start to come up a little today, but for the most part, it’ll be another nice late June day. A few clouds around early will give way to mostly sunny skies. Winds will increase out of the south up to 10 to 20 mph. That will help boost high temperatures into the 80s with the warmest upper 80s in the northwest. Winds will lighten up a little tonight and skies will be mostly clear as lows drop into the mid to upper 50s and lower 60s. South southwest winds will pick back up again on Tuesday under mainly sunny skies. The heat starts to crank up a bit more with highs from the upper 80s southeast to the mid 90s west. It’ll remain a bit breezy and mostly clear Tuesday night with lows mostly in the 60s.
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Sodbusters swept by Moo in road doubleheader

FREMONT, Neb. (KSNB) - The Hastings Sodbusters traveled to Fremont Monday for a doubleheader with the Moo. Hastings won the series against Fremont last week at Duncan Field, but Monday had the opposite result. A home run by Garrett Kennedy on the first pitch of the first game was the only score for the Sodbusters in a 2-1 loss. That was followed up by getting walked off for a 10-9 loss in game two of the day.
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