Monday, October 22, 2018

Dodge County Independent

A quartet of Triton ‘super fans’ have helped bring the school’s student section to life thanks to themes such as a white out at last week’s volleyball game against Zumbrota-Mazeppa.
In the world of sports, playing on your home court or field means everything. A loud home field advantage can help make life miserable for opponents not only affecting their ability to communicate, but also bring a certain energy to the home team.   For years, the Triton student section had been...
Kasson-Mantorville’s 1000 Books before Kindergarten program has been a success since it started in 2014
In 2014 after receiving a early childhood grant a Kasson-Mantorville Community  Ed Committee came up with an idea to collaborate with the Kasson Public Library to start a national program called “1000 Books before Kindergarten” in the community.  Ever since then it has been a success.  Since the...
Cross country captain Logan Finley kissing a llama after Hayfield School raised over $1000 for the Harberts family during Homecoming Week.
Last year when Hayfield’s High School Band teacher passed away unexpectedly days before its winter concert, neighboring school district Blooming Prairie stepped up by having its teacher help out with the concert.  Last week Hayfield’s students and booster clubs stepped up during Blooming’s Prairies...
Mike Berg, Commander of the Claremont American Legion gave a speech at the Veterans Memorial Park groundbreaking ceremony last week.
A couple of years ago buildings next to the American Legion in Claremont were torn down due to a number of different reasons. At the time there was no plan in place on what would go there.  Then during one of their meetings members of the American Legion decided to brainstorm to come up with a way...
Last year when the Triton School District Referendum votes were counted they came up just twenty-five votes short.  This fall after revamping the ballot questions the school district hopes that the votes will be in their favor this time around. One of the main reasons why the school district has...
Triton senior Taylor Young was given the chance to sing the National Anthem at President Trump’s Rally last week in Rochester.
Thousands of students across Minnesota are singers but almost none of them can say that they sang the National Anthem for a Presidential Rally. Triton senior, Taylor Young can after being selected to sing the National Anthem at the President Donald Trump Rally in Rochester last Thursday.  “ I feel...
Coming off a 29-28 overtime defeat to Plainview-Elgin- Millville, the Kasson- Mantorville football team came into this week searching for consistency. With plenty of questions about an offense that struggled in the second half of that game and a defense that was gored for over 300 yards on the...
Triton Middle School continues to recognize and highlight students that have done the right thing. As a way to do that, the school implemented its Cobras with Character program to not only encourage students to do the right thing, but also recognize them in front of their peers. So far this year,...
If you’re reading this newspaper, there’s a chance that you remember the way reading was taught when you were in school. Normally, the teacher would read a passage from a large book of stories and students would sit and listen to them. Otherwise, the students would also get in a circle and take...
For two years the Kasson Library had a therapy dog that would visit the library every week to give children an even more positive experience during their story time.  After the dog and his owner left to move to Wisconsin, the library knew that it would be important to replace him. With perfect...

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