Nebraska at 150: Kool-Aid invented in Hastings

Editor’s Note: Nebraska celebrates its 150th birthday as a state March 1. As the state observes its sesquicentennial during 2017, we wanted to take a look at Cornhusker state attractions leading up to the celebrations. Today, we take a look back at Hastings, where Kool-Aid was invented… Remember when you finally got the chance to make your […]

Hastings Museum offers interesting exhibits of regional history

Hastings is a small city, sitting almost smack-dab in the center of Nebraska. Most people may think its museum is just another small town museum. They’d be wrong. The Hastings Museum of Nature and Cultural History covers the history of the region with outstanding exhibits and great facts. The museum covers the history of Nebraska […]

Did you know Kool-Aid was invented in Hastings, Nebraska?

Remember when you finally got the chance to make your own Kool-Aid as a kid? Did you have a Kool-Aid stand to make millions of dollars (that really turned out to be more like a dollar or two)? Maybe you licked the dry mix from a packet? If you did any of these things or […]

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