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Preparation For Playoffs Begins

Preparation For Playoffs Begins

The Hastings Raiders Baseball Team finished their 2024 Regular Season at 16-4, following their heart-pounding late comeback win at Eastview, 5-4, as you heard it LIVE on KDWA! Now, the Raiders are preparing for the playoffs, with seeding released shortly. Head Coach Ryan Stoffel joined KDWA’s Nick Tuckner on Thursday afternoon, to look back at …

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Cards Earn First Ever Sectional Bid

Cards Earn First Ever Sectional Bid

The Prescott Cardinals Boys Golf Team has made school history this week, advancing to their first-ever Sectional Meet, as a team, finishing in second place overall, at the Regional Meet, held Wednesday, at Pheasant Hills. Head Coach Scott Hamilton joined KDWA Sports to talk about the run through Regionals, and what it will take to …

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Hurricanes Storm Past Northfield

Hurricanes Storm Past Northfield

It sure has been a fun ride so far for the Hastings Hurricanes 35-Plus Baseball Team in their first-ever season. The Hurricanes sit at 4-1 overall, and 2-0 in the American League South, all alone in first place, as they are now in the midst of a stretch of 10 off days in preparation for …

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Former Mayor Paul Hicks Recognized for Work at Capitol

Former Mayor Paul Hicks Recognized for Work at Capitol

On Monday, May 20, which was the final day of the Minnesota legislative session, former Hastings Mayor Paul Hicks was recognized for his 41 years of service working at the Minnesota House of Representatives in the Chief Clerk’s Office. Representative Leon Lillie introduced the resolution. Click here for audio     KDWA spoke with Paul Hicks …

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Comeback Fuels Win, 16-4 Regular Season

Comeback Fuels Win, 16-4 Regular Season

The Hastings Raiders Baseball Team won their eleventh consecutive game, while finishing their regular season at 16-4, completing a giant comeback for a 5-4 win over Section 3AAAA Rival Eastview, on Monday afternoon at Eastview High School, in Apple Valley. Jack Seleski and Alex Hendrickson combined on a great pitching performance for the Raiders as …

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Boys Lacrosse Ends Regular Season

Boys Lacrosse Ends Regular Season

The regular season is already finished for the Hastings Raiders Boys Lacrosse Team, as they look ahead to Friday’s Sectional Seeding meeting, and next week’s first round of the Sectional Playoffs. Head Coach Brian Willson joined KDWA’s Nick Tuckner on Wednesday, to look back at the regular season, some bright moments, and what it will …

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Hastings City Council Approves Special Use Permits, Holds Joint Workshop With School Board

Hastings City Council Approves Special Use Permits, Holds Joint Workshop With School Board

During the Hastings City Council meeting on Monday, May 20, two special use permits for cannabis retail were approved. Mayor Mary Fasbender gave us the details in an upcoming edition of Community In Depth. Click here for audio     Mayor Fasbender went on to explain what would be allowed to be sold under these special …

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10U Blue Raiders Win Woodbury Tourney

10U Blue Raiders Win Woodbury Tourney

The Hastings 10U Blue Softball Team defeated St. Anthony 6-3 in the championship game on Sunday, in the Woodbury Wild Pitch Youth Softball Tournament. Makenzie Meyers earned the win in the ring, pitching a complete game! The team went 5-1 for the weekend. Front row (left to right): Olivia Porter, Lenley McNamara, Josie Strong, Ali …

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Nekoosa No Match For Cards

Nekoosa No Match For Cards

The Prescott Cardinals Softball Team and the Prescott High School Athletic Department were proactive in moving Tuesday’s Regional Playoff game from Tuesday back to Monday, knowing the rain was going to take over the area. That bought the Cardinals an extra day of rest, as the rest of the bracket now has to play back-to-back …

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22 Hastings Firefighters Badged In Saturday Ceremony

22 Hastings Firefighters Badged In Saturday Ceremony

On Saturday, May 18, the Hastings Fire Department held its annual badging ceremony…or what was supposed to be annual. The Department was not able to hold the ceremony last year, so they held multiple years’ worth in a single ceremony. Both Hastings Mayor Mary Fasbender and Hastings Fire Chief John Townsend provided remarks, and each …

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