Rebecca Matticks, Director of Hastings Museum, presents “History of the Platte River.” Discover this body of water that was too shallow, too crooked, too dirty, too thin, too thick and what it meant to people who came to this area. Matticks will take you on a journey with stories, photos and quotes of the pioneers whom relied on this river from the 1700’s to the 1900’s.
Railside continues to rock. The Hear Grand Island concert series returns in 2017.
Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer recently completed a $7 million dollar restoration of the Edward Durell Stone building that anchors their property.
The people of Grand Island represent the true make up the community. Meet some of the characters of the city in these interviews.