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Prescott Council Meeting Preview

The Prescott City Council meets Monday evening. City Administrator Jayne Brand provides a preview of the agenda. Click here for audio       Click here for audio      

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Foss And Swanson Seeks Donations

Foss and Swanson Veterans, a Hastings program that creates awareness for the purpose of connecting servicemembers, veterans, and their families to get access to resources and assistance, is currently awaiting final approval of 501 (c)(3) status from the IRS. While the process continues, veteran’s advocate Dean Markuson has issued a plea for financial donations to …

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Plan Commission to Deliberate C-2 Zoning

At a regular meeting at 7 PM on Monday, January 27th, the Hastings Planning Commission will deliberate a City Ordinance amendment dealing with zoning uses for the C-2 designation. The amendment seeks to eliminate ambiguities within the existing C-2 Zoning District by adding further definition to allowable uses, and remove uses that are not presently …

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2020 NRECA Youth Tour

Dakota Electric Association will provide five high school juniors, seniors and, for the first time, sophomores the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C. as part of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association’s Youth Tour, in June, from the 20th to the 25th. Each June, more than 1,800 students from across the country travel to Washington, …

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Week In Review: Closing Up January

Looking back at this past week in local, Tri-County Area Sports, there are plenty of storylines we are following, including youth registration for both Baseball and Lacrosse, a Raider Wrestling Update with Coach Tim Haneberg, more on the Hastings Alpine Ski Team, with Head Coach Jason Gergen, news on four Raider Student Athletes earning MSHSL …

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Raiders Win AAA, Excel Awards

Hastings High School has announced their winners of two Minnesota State High School League Awards, as Simon Hedin and Linnea Urban won the EXCEL Award, and both Amy Roach and Ben Ascheman were honored with the Triple A Award! KDWA’s Nick Tuckner has more on both awards, and the four Raider recipients. Click here for …

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Hastings Youth Lacrosse Registration

The Hastings Youth Lacrosse Program also has their registration window open for the year, and will run through March 1st, as Hastings Lacrosse Program Director Michael Nogle told KDWA Sports, in Thursday’s interview. Nogle talked about the different levels offered, including how many games and practices per week, fees, ways to register, and much more! …

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Prescott Schools Cap Open Enrollment

The Prescott School District has announced that it will not be able to accept additional special needs students for the 2020-2021 school year through the Open Enrollment Program. According to an article published in the Journal, Student Services Director Mark Inouye stated that the district studied its numbers and determined there was not sufficient staffing …

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Prescott Schools Propose New Pay Structure

The Prescott School Board has introduced a plan to boost teacher pay and provide a way for veteran educators to move up the pay scale via in-district research projects. According to the Journal, Superintendent Dr. Rick Spicuzza informed the board of education that a final proposal on the new pay system will be on the …

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County Commission Looks Ahead

Dakota County Board of Commissioners Chairman Mike Slavik made a stop at the KDWA studios to provide a preview of projects the Board expects to accomplish in 2020. One project is an intersection on Highway 47. Click here for audio     The intersection has been described as one of the most dangerous in the county. …

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