Saturday, May 30, 2020
State fair is cancelled, but no decision on Steele County Fair yet.
The Minnesota State Fair has been cancelled for this year due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Third grade was represented at last Thursday's Teacher Appreciation Parade by Kristin Romeo, Alli Schmidt, Becky Johnson and Angie Avery.
It was bumper-to-bumper appreciation between Blooming Prairie teachers and students on a beautiful Thursday night.
Folmer Carlsen was Minnesota’s youngest newspaper owner when he bought the Dodge County Independent in 1963. In addition to his duties as owner and publisher he served for 10 years on the Kasson City Council and was mayor from 1984 to 1986.
Folmer Carlsen was born in Denmark on the Island of Fyn in 1934 which was also was the home area of Hans Christian Andersen, the children's author.  
Cindy LaBathe of Cindy’s Tailoring in Owatonna puts in extra time assembling all of the straps for the shield project that has benefited all of Steele County.
Over the past two months, several people have been working quietly behind the scenes to create the shields for healthcare workers and first responders in Steele C
A popular Blooming Prairie 4th of July event is the open house at the BP Fire Department. Firefighters take out their antique truck and give rides to kids and adults.
There will be no public Fourth of July celebration in Blooming Prairie this summer.
The largest free county fair in Minnesota won't be held this year.
State fair is cancelled, but no decision on Steele County Fair yet.
Third grade was represented at last Thursday's Teacher Appreciation Parade by Kristin Romeo, Alli Schmidt, Becky Johnson and Angie Avery.
Folmer Carlsen was Minnesota’s youngest newspaper owner when he bought the Dodge County Independent in 1963. In addition to his duties as owner and publisher he served for 10 years on the Kasson City Council and was mayor from 1984 to 1986.
Cindy LaBathe of Cindy’s Tailoring in Owatonna puts in extra time assembling all of the straps for the shield project that has benefited all of Steele County.
A popular Blooming Prairie 4th of July event is the open house at the BP Fire Department. Firefighters take out their antique truck and give rides to kids and adults.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
Dr. Ningling Kang, head of the Tumor Microenvironment and Metastasis lab at The Hormel Institute UMN, published a discovery describing how a particular protein, diaphanous homolog 1 (Diaph1), turns normal liver cells into cancer-promoting...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 1:01pm
The 2020 commencement of Blooming Prairie High School seniors will be a one of a kind production and one they will never forget but remember with fondness. The school's Valedictorian and two Salutatorians will address those in virtual...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 12:59pm
The coronavirus pandemic isn’t stopping Elrose Milverstedt from celebrating her birthday. And mind you, this isn’t just any ordinary birthday. Milverstedt turned 107 years old on Sunday, May 24. “I’m an old burger,” she said, playing off...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 12:56pm
Minnesotans will have to wait for another year to enjoy Minnesota’s “great get together.” On Friday, the Minnesota State Fair voted to cancel the 2020 fair due to the coronavirus pandemic. It is the sixth time in history that predates the...

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

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

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

 

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