LOCAL

Barry County commissioners wrangle over who should pay for COA roof repair

A request for $25,750 to repair a leaky roof at the Barry County Commission on Aging sparked a disagreement between

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Army vet honored with home

Hunter Dood

Staff Writer

Volunteers were out on Saturday, June 29, to landscape the yard and to help retired Army

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Women's Giving Circle contributes to Family Promise

About 100 members of the Women’s Giving Circle of Barry County met in early May and decided to contribute collective

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Downtown rental housing project seeks $300,000 development grant

Rebecca Pierce, Editor, reports housing in downtown Hastings should be ready for renters in a few months, developer Marvin Helder

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Hastings’ new city manager starts July 1

Rebecca Pierce, Editor, reports Jerry Czarnecki is the City of Hastings’ city manager, effective July 1.

His appointment, and action authorizing Mayor

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Elks conduct flag retirement ceremony

Joan Van Houten, Staff Writer, reports several American flags were retired by the Hastings Elks Club on Flag Day, June

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County honors longtime 911 administrator

Rebecca Pierce, Editor, reports Barry County commissioners paid posthumous tribute to Suzanne Rose, a longtime Central Dispatch 911 administrator, who

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Hastings' Rob Deming picked as Rotary Red Rose recipient

Rebecca Pierce, Editor, says how Hastings businessman Rob Deming – described as a silent leader who can always be counted

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