Friday, August 18, 2017

Steele County Times

A Rochester man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a stabbing in Owatonna that seriously injured a woman. Ron Henry Lee Jaeger, 34, faces attempted second-degree murder and first-degree assault after allegedly stabbing a woman multiple times June 1.  During his initial court...
A sea of blue caps stretched across the arena floor, as over 300 hundred Owatonna seniors sat ready to graduate. Owatonna High School principal Mark Randall welcomed the graduating students and thanked them for all the work they had done over the last several years in their school and in their...
A chapter held its annual awards banquet. As always it was held in the BPHS commons and was catered by Superior Foods. The banquet is the last meeting with graduating seniors before inducting 2017-2018 officer team.  The 2017-2018 officer team: President - Ethan Arett, Vice President - Tim Wolf,...
Hats off to Medford’s youngest scholars. On June 1, Medford’s kindergarten classes celebrated their graduation to the first grade. This is the first time Medford elementary has ever celebrated a kindergarten graduation. Mrs. Miller, Mrs. Padgett, and Mrs. Trapp’s classes processed onto the...
A fire that was initially ignited a decade ago has burned slow and steady, flaring up each year in June and leaving lasting embers burning deep and hot in the hearts of those who love to be caught in this inferno. Smokin’ in Steele now has a decade of blues, barbecue and blaze under its belt. Each...
Members of the Blooming Prairie boys golf team, along with BP golfer Taylor Christianson, ride on the top of a BP fire truck down Main Street after the boys' team won their second straight Section 1-A title on Monday in Rochester. (SCT/Josh Zimmer)
Rochester - After finishing atop of the leaderboard on Day 1 of the Section 1-A tournament, the Blooming Prairie High School boys golf team was the team to beat Monday at Willow Creek Golf Course. However, the Blossoms had their sights set on going back-to-back. Finishing with a two-day total of...
A former Minnesota senator is making a run for the U.S. Congress. Vicki Jensen, DFL of Owatonna, announced Monday afternoon that she wants the congressional seat currently being held by Tim Walz. In March, Walz announced he is running for Minnesota governor in 2018. In making her announcement,...
Medford's Willie VonRuden throws a pitch during the Tigers' 5-4 comeback win over Maple River Thursday in Minnesota Lake in a Section 2-AA elimination game. VonRuden picked up the win after tossing five 2/3 innings where he allowed just three runs. (SCT/Josh Zimmer)
Minnesota Lake – After being dealt a 10-0 thumping by Kenyon-Wanamingo on Tuesday, the Medford High School baseball team was on the verge of elimination after falling into an early 3-0 deficit to Maple River on Thursday. Then Willie VonRuden started to find his rhythm and seemed to jolt some life...
“Smokin’ in Steele,” a decade of blues to raise money for deserving groups is promising to raise the bar again this year with the best show ever. The Knights of Columbus Council 945 has been holding this fundraiser in Owatonna for 10 years and is excited to see how much can be accomplished for the...
Left: Glaydon Iverson frames a salute while a soldier in the United States Navy. He was killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.   Right:  The Blooming Prairie Fire Department paid tribute to Iverson on the freeway bridge near Ellendale, as his motorcade passes by.
A perfect and proper tribute during a motorcade trip down Interstate 35 on Thursday, May 25 was given to a sailor from Emmons, Minnesota. Glaydon Iverson, 24, was killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941 during World War II.  His remains were not positively identified until just...


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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