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PHARMACIES OF THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

How have pharmacies changes and what will they look like in the future? Tune in for our conversation entitled "Pharmacy: Past, Present and Future" with Coborn's Pharmacy Manager TROY ANDERSON, Intern EMILY BENSON and Pharmacist JARVIS JOHNSON. Tune in to KDWA 1460 AM / 97.7 FM or listen online at www.kdwa.com.

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JANET STEIN AUGUSTANA ASSISTANT ACTIVITIES DIRECTOR

Augustana Healthcare of Hastings has a great team of staff to care for residents. Assistant Activities Director JANET STEIN joins us to share some joyful plans for upcoming events that involve memories, music and connecting. She looks forward to each fulfilling day.

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A BUSY SUMMER AT CNC

Lots going on for the summer at Carpenter St Croix Valley Nature Center! Just ask interns RACHEL ROBERTS, ABBY HOLDEN and Outreach Program Coordinator JESSIE ECKROAD. Tune in o hear all the details!

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SATURDAY NIGHT CRUISE IN

Are you planning to attend the Cruise In this Saturday, or do you need suggestions on what to do? KDWA.com has listings of community events that appeal to all walks of life. Click over and plan your weekend!

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STRENGTH TRAINING AND MENTAL HEALTH

Did you know there is a correlation between strength training and mental health? Tune in for our interview with members of the Anytime Fitness team in Hastings - KATE TORBORG, JOHN McQUADE and TONY ROJAS to hear the details.

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THE HEMINGWAY THEIR AT THE BIERSTUBE

he next Bookstube event at the Bierstube is 6:30 pm Thursday, June 21st featuring author SHAWN HARRIS and his book "The Hemingway Thief". All are invited. Tune in for our interview with Shaun to hear how his book came to fruition.

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THE PRESCOTT COMMUNITY GARDEN PROJECT

Prescott native, ASHLEY PAINE, is organizing the Prescott Community Garden project. Before ground is broken next spring,

there is lots to do. Hear what others can do to help make this a reality. Contact Ashley at the Prescott Food Pantry with ideas, resources or a request for one of the spaces.

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PART 1 OF GRIEF CHAT

This month's Grief Chat with host MITCH CARMODY discusses death by suicide with Compassionate Friends's CATHY SEEHUETTER.

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PART 2 GRIEF CHAT

Grief Chat with host MITCH CARMODY discusses the upcoming Compassionate Friend's national conference with CF's CATHY SEEHUETTER.

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SUMMER AT THE HASTIONGS YMCA

It's not too late to take advantage of all the camps and classes for kids this summer at the Hastings area YMCA. The Y can help parents put together a mix of sports, arts and field trips either daily, weekly or all summer for your kids. Tune in for our interview with MELISSA JACKSON to hear more!

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A BUSY SUMMER AT CNC

Lots going on for the summer at Carpenter St Croix Valley Nature Center! Just ask interns RACHEL ROBERTS, ABBY HOLDEN and Outreach Program Coordinator JESSIE ECKROAD. Tune in o hear all the details!

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HFS FOCUS ON SENIOR SERVICES

Tune in for our interview with AMY SUTTON, ANNETTE MOYNIHAN and MADDIE MILLIREN of Hastings Family Service to hear how there is a focus on senior services at HFS.

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MARI MELLICK OF UWH INTRODUCES A NEW BOARD MEMBER

Our visit catches us up with United Way of Hastings Executive Director, MARI MELLICK and the newest UWH Board member, Coborn's Grocery Store Director MATT SCHACHT. We find out how much good works continue this summer right in the Heart of Hastings. www.unitedwayofHastings.org

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OPEN YOUR HEART PROGRAM AT HFS

AMY SUTTON of Hastings Family Service lets us know how you can help with the MEALS program, Rivertown Treasures and the Open Your Heart program this summer.

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IT'S OFFICIAL, IT'S ALLERGY SEASON

Have your seasonal allergies been bothering you this year? Tune in for our interview with Coborn's Pharmacy Manager TROY ANDERSON to hear about some over the counter products to help alleviate symptoms and what exactly causes allergies.

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LYME DISEASE WITH DOC OF THE TOWN

What exactly is Lyme Disease and how can we best protect ourselves against it? Tune in for another edition of "Doc of the Town" with host DR. GARRICK OLSEN. Listen at 1460 AM / 97.7 FM or online at www.kdwa.com.

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HASTINGS AT LARGE COUNCIL PERSON LORI BRAUCKS BEGINS HER CAMPAIGN

Current At-Large Council member LORI BRAUCKS is our guest as she begins her campaign for another term. Find out what will be her priorities, how she plans to deal with concerns and what she has learned in her time in service to the city of Hastings.

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ITG TACKLING WEEDS

Today's IN THE GARDEN with host CHAR SCHAAR concentrates on assembling a good selection of tools that will make your work easier as you tackle weeds, plant perennials or divide hostas. We also explore all types of edible greens that will be a delicious addition to your table.

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THE 2018 LEGISLATIVE RECAP WITH STATE REP TONY JURGENS

The results of the 2018 Legislation session is the topic of discussion with State Representative TONY JURGENS who weighs in on the bonding bill, the tax bill , MNLARS and whether he will run for a second term.

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MN SENATOR KARLA BIGHAM WRAPS UP THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION

With the Governor's pen, the end of the Legislative session is complete. SENATOR KARLA BIGHAM is our guest for her view on the bonding bill results, state workers pension funding and how the decisions made this year will affect the taxpayers she represents.

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BBB ROBOCALLS

Better Business Bureau's spokesperson DAN HENDRICKSON lets us know how to avoid the frequency of robocalls.

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BBB MOVING SCAMS

Better Business Bureau's spokesperson DAN HENDRICKSON tells us how to protect yourself from being taken advantage of if moving.

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BBB CONTRACTOR SCAMS

Better Business Bureau's spokesperson DAN HENDRICKSON talks about how to protect yourself from scams being attempted regarding yard cleanup and various contracting jobs around your house.

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THIS YEARS COMMENCEMENT SPEAKERS

Today is our interview with Hastings High School 2018 Commencement speakers JAMES CLAFLIN, JOE ZAK, SHAE ARCHAMBAULT, HAYDEN SCHUTT and their speech coach DARLENE OLSON. Graduation ceremonies are scheduled for 7:00 pm Friday, June 8th at Todd Field. Stay tuned to KDWA for updates on location as determined by the weather.

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AN IDEA FOR A UNIQUE FATHER'S DAY GIFT

Looking for a unique Father's Day gift? Tune in for our interview with author DAN HENDRICKSON as he reads from his new book "Dark Glasses", a collection of modern poetry. Listen to KDWA 24/7 on 1460 AM / 97.7 FM or online at www.kdwa.com.

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MAX BITTERMAN THE DOG LISTENER Part 2

The Dog Listener MAX BITTERMAN stopped in today with his friends Buck and Ohana and answered listener calls and emails regarding their dogs. Part 2 of our two part interview

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THIS YEARS COMMENCEMENT SPEAKERS

Today is our interview with Hastings High School 2018 Commencement speakers JAMES CLAFLIN, JOE ZAK, SHAE ARCHAMBAULT, HAYDEN SCHUTT and their speech coach DARLENE OLSON. Graduation ceremonies are scheduled for 7:00 pm Friday, June 8th at Todd Field. Stay tuned to KDWA for updates on location as determined by the weather.

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AN IDEA FOR A UNIQUE FATHER'S DAY GIFT

Looking for a unique Father's Day gift? Tune in for our interview with author DAN HENDRICKSON as he reads from his new book "Dark Glasses", a collection of modern poetry. Listen to KDWA 24/7 on 1460 AM / 97.7 FM or online at www.kdwa.com.

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MAX BITTERMAN THE DOG LISTENER Part 2

The Dog Listener MAX BITTERMAN stopped in today with his friends Buck and Ohana and answered listener calls and emails regarding their dogs. Part 2 of our two part interview

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THIS YEARS COMMENCEMENT SPEAKERS

Today is our interview with Hastings High School 2018 Commencement speakers JAMES CLAFLIN, JOE ZAK, SHAE ARCHAMBAULT, HAYDEN SCHUTT and their speech coach DARLENE OLSON. Graduation ceremonies are scheduled for 7:00 pm Friday, June 8th at Todd Field. Stay tuned to KDWA for updates on location as determined by the weather.

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IN THE GARDEN WITH CHAR SCHAAR

In The Garden with Host CHAR SCHAAR , heard every Wednesday, focuses this time on heat stress in your garden, proper watering techniques and how to plant and care for apple trees. Always welcoming tips, photos and your garden successes at InTheGarden@kdwa.com.

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THE 2018 LEGISLATIVE RECAP WITH STATE REP TONY JURGENS

The results of the 2018 Legislation session is the topic of discussion with State Representative TONY JURGENS who weighs in on the bonding bill, the tax bill , MNLARS and whether he will run for a second term.

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MN SENATOR KARLA BIGHAM WRAPS UP THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION

With the Governor's pen, the end of the Legislative session is complete. SENATOR KARLA BIGHAM is our guest for her view on the bonding bill results, state workers pension funding and how the decisions made this year will affect the taxpayers she represents.

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ANCIENT CHINESE HEALING IS PART OF TODAY'S APPROACH

Meet CHRISTINE GENDREAU, Acupuncturist with Allina Health's Penny George Institute for Health and Healing. Tune in for our interview to hear how this ancient Chinese medical tradition is now part of the holistic healing approach at Allina.

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ST PHILLIP'S GARAGE & PLANT SALE THIS SATURDAY

Want to know everything about the 14th Annual St. Philip's Garage and Plant Sale on Saturday,June 9th? Tune in for our interview with KATHY STOCKMAN, GLENDA SCHNIRRING, and MARGARET GODERSTAD to hear all the details!

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RIVERTOWN DAYS IS 40 YEARS OLD

RTD 2018 is celebrating it's 40th year. Do we have something special for you! 40-days of celebrating with prizes for KDWA listeners?

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TIM COLLINS SHOW

Hastings School District 200 Superintendent Tim Collins talks about the following subjects:

- Is air conditioning going to be added at the Middle School

- Shirley Meier visitation Thursday night

Tim is then joined by Augie O'Brien and Zach Hodgson when the talk turns to sports

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MAX BITTERMAN THE DOG LISTENER PART 1

The Dog Listener MAX BITTERMAN stopped in today with his friends Buck and Ohana and answered listener calls and emails regarding their dogs. Tune in for Part 1 of our two part interview.

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US SENATE CANDIDATE BOB ANDERSON SPEAKS WITH KDWA

Candidate for US Senate, BOB ANDERSON is our guest as he shares the reason he has chosen to represent Minnesotans in this Federal office. Hear his platform on healthcare, term limits and his plan of action to provide jobs for a better working America.

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DAKOTA COUNTY REGIONAL PARKS A WEALTH OF RICHES

A wealth of riches when it comes to Dakota County Regional Parks are the topic of this In Depth program with Dakota County Commissioner MIKE SLAVIK. Camper cabins, Kayak rentals and so much more are waiting for the list of visitors which grow every year.

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A 40 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OPEN HOUSE THIS WEEKEND

Alexis Bailly Vineyard is celebrating their 40 year anniversary and all are invited to their Open House this weekend June 1-3 from 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM. Tune in to hear our interview with owner NAN BAILLY to hear all that is planned for their celebration.

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NEW BAKERY

We continue our "Where Are They Now" Interview series and get caught up with AMY DEAVER. If you are missing her wonderful bakery items, visit "Salubrious Kneads" her Friday bakery open Noon-5:30 PM at 223 15th Street East in Hastings.

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ITG HOW TO PROTECT YOUR GARDEN FROM PEST & CRITTERS

IN THE GARDEN Host CHAR SCHAAR shares top gardening tips, preserving Peonies,and finding ways to protect your garden from all types of pests and critters.

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ROAD CONSTRUCTION IS HERE

Dakota County Commissioner MIKE SLAVIK shares the long term plan for roadwork that will affect the Hastings area this summer. Transportation is our topic for this edition of In Depth.

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IS THERE A NEED FOR A NEW CHURCH IN HASTINGS

PASTOR PARIS PASCH of the Journey Church is this month's guest on KDWA's monthly Ministerial Show and answers the question of why we need churches. Journey Church welcomes listeners to join them for worship on Sundays at 9:30 AM at the Hastings Arts Center. Part 1

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JOURNEY CHURCH WELCOMES THE INVISIBLE

PASTOR PARIS PASCH of the Journey Church is this month's guest on KDWA's monthly Ministerial Show and shares how we can help those in life that are "invisible". Journey Church welcomes listeners to join them for worship on Sundays at 9:30 AM at the Hastings Arts Center. Part 2

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SPARK PROGRAM AND THE IMPACT ON KIDS THIS SUMMER

What is the SPARK program and how is this community collaboration going to make an impact on kids this summer? Tune in for our interview with KARI GORR of Hastings Community Education and ISAAC JOHNSON of the Promise Fellow program to hear the details.

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TIM COLLINS SHOW

Hastings School District 200 Superintendent Tim Collins talks about the following subjects:

- new Middle School principal Steve Kovach from Albert Leas was introduced

- the Fellowship of Christian Athletes breakfast

- scholarship banquet on Monday night where over $200,000.00 is scholarships where given out

- Timber Wolves picked Pioneer Park for a major renovation

- 6 bids accepted coming in two million less then projected

Tim is then joined by Augie O'Brien and Zach Hodgson when the talk turns to sports

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HASTINGS SINGS ADUITIONS SUNDAY JUNE 3RD

Do you work, live or go to school in Hastings, like to sing and are between the ages of 15-25? Hastings Sings auditions are Sunday, June 3rd and Monday June 11th at the Hastings Arts Center. Tune in for our interview with event host CHUCK SPAVIN for the details.

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LAKESIDE CEMETERY GEARING UP

Lakeside Cemetery in Hastings is gearing up for their busiest weekend of the year. Tune in this week for our interview with RICH MANKE to hear some of the new ways people can honor their loved ones at the Memorial Boulder Garden and Curry Woods Scatter Garden. Listen at 1460 AM / 97.7 FM or online at www.kdwa.com.

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YMCA SUMMER PROGRAMS FOR KIDS

Tune in for our interview with Promise Keepers ISAAC JOHNSON, ABBIE WILLIAMS and YMCA’s AMY ROWAN to hear about all the fabulous summer programs for kids of all ages. Listen at KDWA 1460 AM / 97.7 FM or online at www.kdwa.com.

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RUNNING INJURIES

With the nicer weather, more people are exercising and there is the potential to injure yourself. Tune in for our interview with Allina Physical Therapist AARON WICKBOLDT and intern LAURA BONSELL to hear how to best prevent injuries.

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SUMMER SCHEDULE FOR LEVEE PARK

Programming Specialist PAIGE MARSCHALL BIGLER drops in to unveil the event schedule for Levee Park, complete with 3 big events, 9 new event categories, more movies and a full 4 months of things to do in Hastings. From biking to yoga to concerts, performances and storytime, there is truly something for everyone starting with the kickoff party on June 5th.

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BABY CAFE NOW OPEN

The Hastings Baby Cafe for pregnant and breastfeeding moms is now open as a free drop-in center on Thursdays from 10:00 am - noon. Tune in for our interview with RONDA PELZER and BOBBI KIEFFER to hear how this idea came about. The Baby Cafe is located at the new location for TLC of Hastings, 1125 South Frontage Road, Suite 2 and is a collaboration sponsored by TLC and Regina Hospital.

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IN THE GARDEN GROWING YOUR OWN SUPDS

This week on In the Garden, CHAR SCHAAR has tips on growing your own potatoes. She also has a sweet treat for those who love Rhubarb with a pair of tasty recipes to try. We also mention some local gardeners who have some exceptional specimens growing in their yards.

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BIGHAM ON 2018 SESSION WRAP UP

We are on location with Senator KARLA BIGHAM as she reviews the recently completed 2018 Legislative Session. Her comments on what was and Was NOT accomplished range from a distracted driving bill, to transparency for the 3M settlement and the HERO Center and SMART center.

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JURGENS ON 2018 SESSION WRAP UP

Representative TONY JURGENS provides a session wrap up in his office at the Capitol. We hear about possible vetoes, impact from dead bills, promises in the 6 pound Omnibus bill and his reaction to bills that did find support during the last hours of the session.

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ENHANCEMENTS TO HASTINGS COMMUNITY TV

Hastings Community TV shared news of their recent enhancements to Channels 14, 15, and 16 and what it means for you as a viewer. Tune in for our conversation with HCTV Executive Director TOM WRIGHT to hear the details.

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IT'S OFFICIAL, IT'S ALLERGY SEASON

Have your seasonal allergies been bothering you this year? Tune in for our interview with Coborn's Pharmacy Manager TROY ANDERSON to hear about some over the counter products to help alleviate symptoms and what exactly causes allergies.

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