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Dakota County Property Tax Increase
Dakota County has increased property taxes for 2015. In a unanimous decision on Tuesday, the Dakota County Board of Commissioners voted to increase the County levy by 1 percent next year.
Holiday Train Success
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train has succeeded in bringing out holiday donations. Hastings Family Service Executive Director Chris Koop talks about the train's recent stop in Hastings.
Fit Testing at the Hastings Fire Dept.
On Thursday, December 11th the Hastings Fire Department conducted its annual physicals and fit testing for its firefighters. Hastings Fire Chief Mike Schutt explains.
Live Nativity put on by St. Joseph's Church
Parishioners of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Miesville presented a live Nativity on their church grounds on Sunday, December 14th.
Andy Langenfeld Announces Resignation from Black Dirt Theater
Members of the Black Dirt Theater announced on KDWA Radio that there would be a major change in the leadership of BDT. Andy Langenfeld talks about his resignation and how it will impact the local theater group.
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Two Straight For Raiders
Make it two straight wins for the Hastings Boys Hockey Team, after seven different players scored for the Raiders, including Mikey Junker's 4 point night (2 Goals, 2 assists), and Matt Radke's first shutout of the season (14...
Raiders Pull Huge Upset Over Pioneers
In their biggest win of the season, the Hastings Raiders Boys Basketball Team defeated previously unbeaten, and #3-MN-AAA Hill-Murray, 67-65, Tuesday night, at the Hastings High School Field House.
Double Duty Produces Two Wins
The Hastings Raiders Wrestling Team remained unbeaten, winning two individual tournaments in one day, this past Saturday, at Columbia Heights, and Emmetsburg, Iowa! Head Coach Josh McLay joined KDWA Sports on Tuesday to...
Raider Nation Youth Baseball Registration
Raider Nation Youth Baseball will be conducting their registration from January 1st, through January 31st, at www.raidernationbaseball.com.
First Win A Big One For Raiders
After some heartbreak through the first five games of the season, the Hastings Raiders Boys Hockey Team knew if they kept working, good things were right on their door step.