The partnership between the Hastings Police Department and IDEA of Hastings was recently recognized statewide for its work in building bridges with diverse community groups and individuals by the Municipal Clerks and Finance Officers Association of Minnesota. Deputy Chief of Hastings Police David Wilske commented on the conference.
Community leader and Co-Founder of IDEA, Marta Tierney, who is also a long-time employee of KDWA, explained how IDEA is unique.
The conference was held in St. Cloud.