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Dakota County Moves Ahead
The mix of rural, urban and sometime, urbane is evident in the tri county area, each county and town draws from its history and builds towards its future. Each year brings changes in that mix.
Prescott Council Weighs Liquor Issue
The Prescott City Council met on Monday with a very brief agenda. The topic receiving the most discussion was the request by the Dollar General Store, on Orin Road, for a class A Liquor License.
Dakota County Attorney Offers Insight
Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom is hosting an evening listening session to learn about the role a prosecutor has in the criminal justice system on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Hastings.
LOOP Bus Gaining Ground
Tuesday is the day for the new LOOP Circulator bus to make it's rounds in Hastings. The driver, Terry has one minute at each stop and that's where we asked her to provide a snapshot of the reception so far.
WE Day Features Local Musicians
The Xcel Energy Center came alive on Tuesday with the annual WE Day event that hosts busloads of students that are making a difference in their communities and in their world by volunteering and giving their time to help...
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First Prescott Hall Class Inducted
This past Saturday marked the first-ever induction in to the new Prescott High School Hall of Fame, as seven members of the Prescott Community were rightfully honored for all they gave, and continue to give to the school,...
Take A Friend Skating FREE Friday
The Hastings Hockey Association will host their annual "Take a Friend Skating" Night on Friday, at the Hastings Civic Arena, and Raider Varsity Girls Hockey Coach, and Mite Director Josh Colvin has more details! ...
Hastings Girls Soccer Finding Stride
After a rough start to the 2016 Season, the Hastings Raiders Girls Soccer Team is now 2-1-2 in their last five games, as they build towards Thursday's road test at Henry Sibley.
Raiders Running At Red Wing Friday
The Hastings Raiders Girls and Boys Cross Country Team is nearly at the halfway point of the 2016 Season, and Head Coach John DeWall took some time to join KDWA's Nick Tuckner on Tuesday.
First Half Decent, Second Begins Friday
The Hastings Raiders finished the first half of the 2016 Season with a 2-2 record following Friday's 26-0 loss to South Saint Paul, but as Head Coach Dana Strain told KDWA Sports, the Raiders will be ready for this week at...