Thursday, January 17, 2019

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Duane Bartel took his seat on the Triton School Board Monday night after being sworn in by Board Chair Jim Jensen. Bartel was appointed to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of board member Rodney Dostal. With the formality of the swearing in over, the board turned its attention to the...
The Kasson- Mantorville School Board approved the 2019 payable tax levy on Mon- day night during their regu- larly scheduled school board meeting. The levy amount approved by the board was set at $5,076, 836.21. The levy increase will be a increase of 4.52 percent compared to last year. Despite the...
As the Star Herald of Dodge Center ended publication last week, it leaves only one newspaper in existence in Dodge County. Over the years dating as far back as 1857, there have been newspapers in seven communities throughout Dodge County, though they hadn’t all been in operation at the same time....
Minnesota State Trooper Mitch Elzen of Dodge County is considered one of the top DWI enforcers in the state. This year he has an impressive 146 DWI arrests to date.
Every year the Minnesota State Patrol gives an award called the “Eagle Award” for the top DWI enforcer in the state. In 2018, for the first time ever a trooper from the outstate, Mitch Elzen, won the award. Elzen, who lives in Dodge County, patrols southeastern Minnesota, mostly Dodge and Olmsted...
For more than 40 years Larry Dobson has been in the world of community newspapers. While his career in telling countless stories in the community came to an end last week with the closing of his two newspapers, the Byron Review and Star Herald, his career, along with his wife Melanie’s, have been...
  A 24 year old Blooming Prairie man was arrested last night in Dodge County after allegedly failing to stop for a school bus. According to the complaint, on Dec. 18, a Dodge County Deputy Sheriff was dispatched regarding a school bus arm violation that had occured. The driver of the school bus...
A few years ago the DCI began to allow local students to advertise for free in the classifieds sections of the newspaper and shopper. Since then many students have benefited through this by promoting their small businesses in the community. One of those people is Kasson native Caleb Kern. Kern...
The K-M Lions presented a check from the October Scrap Metal drive to Dodge County Food Shelf Manager Audrey Irwin for $1,600. K-M Lions, from left: Jim Heitkamp, Larry Berghuis, Jerry Boyd, President Mark Packard and Wayne Hendrickson.
In October, the K-M Lions Club held its annual scrap metal drive. The annual event is a way to fundraise money for a local Dodge County cause as a way to help out the community. This year the Lions raised $1,600 for the Dodge County Food Shelf and recently that check was presented by the local...
There are many different paths for children as they receive their education. Growing up, some kids take to their path of learning like a fish to water. However, some other students may also need a little push that helps them get to where they want to be. In the Kasson-Mantorville district, there is...
In Minnesota, 1 out of 10 people are hungry, according to Virginia Merritt, executive director of Channel One Regional Food Bank. That's why food banks like Channel One are so important. In the middle of November, the regional food bank began its 2018 Holiday Campaign, with a objective of raising...

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Steele County Times & DCI

Steele County Times
507-583-4431
411 E. Main St.
P.O. Box 247
Blooming Prairie, MN 55917

Dodge County Independent
507-634-7503
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

Dodge County Printing
507-634-2661
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

 

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