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School Board Meeting Preview

The ISD 200 School Board meets for regular business at 6 PM, on Wednesday, May 25th. Agenda items include recognition of Employees of the Semester, and designating the Employee of the Year. The board will hear a report from the United Way of Hastings, and conduct first readings of Policy 503.2, Early Admission to Kindergarten, …

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Prescott Well 3 Update

The City of Prescott continues to move forward with a project to install a reverse osmosis nitrate removal treatment plant at Well #3 because of elevated nitrate levels. At Monday evening’s City Council meeting, City Administrator Matt Wolf reviewed two resolutions to authorize the City to pursue State bonding for the project. Click here for …

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Prescott Kiwanis Student Of The Week

The Prescott High School Counseling Office reports that the Prescott Kiwanis Student of the Week is Senior Faith Rohl. Rohl was also selected by the Prescott High School Staff to receive the Kiwanis Scholarship. According to a post on social media, this scholarship recognizes students for outstanding service to the community. The staff thanked Faith …

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Kistner Gears Up For Second Run

U. S. Marine veteran and Prior Lake resident Tyler Kistner will once again challenge incumbent Angie Craig for Minnesota’s 2nd District seat in the U. S. House of Representatives. Filing for candidacy on Monday, May 23rd, Kistner stated that the foundation of his campaign has always been based on serving the people of Minnesota’s Second …

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ISD 200 Family Survey

ISD 200 has issued its Family Engagement Survey for 2022. The Hastings Family Engagement Survey is an annual survey given to all families with students in the district. When ISD 200 engaged in the district strategic planning process over a year ago, families provided input on what the desired daily experiences should be as a …

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Haus Declares Candidacy For Council

Hastings resident Angie Irene Haus has announced that she submitted her candidacy for one of the two at-large city council seats. Haus, 24, is a dental assistant at Smile Orthodontics in St. Paul and holds board positions with IDEA and Thrive in Hastings. A graduate of Hastings High School and Century College, Haus points to …

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Mudhens To Commemorate Heroes

The Miesville Mudhens will honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice in serving our nation, and our first responders with a Field of Honor of Flags and Life sized Unsung Heroes, law enforcement, firefighters, and EMS personnel at the Jack Ruhr Field Stadium, from May 26 until Memorial Day, Monday May 30th. According to local …

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Johnson Declares For MN House

Cannon Falls resident Jesse Johnson has declared his candidacy for the upcoming election for the House of Representatives in District 20A. According to a press release, Johnson grew up in Cannon Falls, graduated from Cannon Falls High School and enlisted in the Army during his junior year of high school. He finished his 20-year career …

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Prescott City Council Meeting Preview

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

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Chief Schafer Comments On HPD/Retirement

Amid the tasks of handing off the reins of the Hastings Police Department to new leadership, retiring Chief Bryan Schafer stopped in to the KDWA studios for one final interview as Chief. He commented on the current state of affairs in the Department. Click here for audio     He also discussed his plans after hanging …

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