Saturday, May 30, 2020

Dodge County Independent

Dodge County Sheriff Scott Rose urges the public to follow Governor Walz's stay at home order, which goes into effect at midnight.
The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) is strongly encouraging residents to abide by the regulations put forth in Governor Tim Walz’s “Stay at Home” Executive Order (EO #20-20), which goes into effect Saturday at midnight. However, Sheriff Scott Rose says local law enforcement will not be...
Kasson’s American Legion Post 333 received it’s charter 100 years ago, in 1920. A lot has changed in those 100 years including the fact the post is now being led by its first female commander, Christy Eischens. Eischens actually became commander last June after being a member of the post for...
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on humans is well-documented, but what kind of impact does it have on pets? Jennifer Kelly, a small animal veterinarian at Carriage House Animal Clinic, said pets aren’t at risk for contracting the virus. “At this time, there is no evidence that animals...
As this coronavirus pandemic seems to get worse and worse by the day, small businesses are hit the hardest. One small business, County Seat Coffeehouse, is trying to attract more busines by offering a free kid’s meal with any purchase and free delivery from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Owner Michelle Douk...
Semcac’s Dodge County Food Shelf in Kassonis continuing to meetthe needs of residents although the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in some changes to its’ distribution operations. Food is being distributed as usual on Tuesdays and Thursdays,said Food Shelf Director Amber Duncan although pre-...
Two Steele County residents have tested positive for the Coronavirus
Officials confirm Saturday that there are two cases of the coronavirus. Steele County Public Health Director Amy Caron says a person in their 40s and another person in their 50s have tested positive for COVID – 19. She said both of them contracted the virus while traveling to other states. “These...
Chamber Members & Friends,    I hope you are doing well. We are now starting to see the impact of business closures of dining in, gathering spots, hair salons and more. These closures impact close to 100 businesses in the Owatonna area.   We are seriously concerned about the impact on these...
Mayo Clinic Health System will temporarily close two of its regional part-time clinics in Blooming Prairie and Kenyon. The temporary closures are necessary to reallocate staffing resources to other critical care needs deployed in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. “These are unprecedented times and...
Dodge and Steele Counties Public Health Director Amy Caron educates public about Coronavirus facts
A message from Dodge and Steele Counties Public Health Director Amy Caron.  Good Afternoon, I have recorded a message for the public in regards to the Covid-19 situation.   Here is the YouTube Link:
Dodge County Semcac Food Shelf open Tuesdays and Thursdays
The Dodge County Semcac Food Shelf is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays for its clients. Staff will be handing out prepared boxes of food during regular hours. Please call ahead (507-634-4350) to let them know when you will be coming.


Steele County Times & DCI

Steele County Times
411 E. Main St.
P.O. Box 247
Blooming Prairie, MN 55917

Dodge County Independent
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

Dodge County Printing
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944


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