Thursday, July 9, 2020

County News

A wild police chase involving a stolen cement truck ended without any injuries Sunday afternoon in Dodge Center. Deputies took an unidentified boy into custody after the hour-long chase through residential streets in Dodge Center and county roads between Dodge Center and Kasson.  Sheriff Scott Rose...
Members of the Triton High School choirs took part in the Solo and Ensemble contest at Riverland Community College in Austin last week. Thirteen vocal events received a superior rating, which means they scored at least 35 points or higher out of a possible 40 points, said Choir Director Craig...
A discussion on how to get Claremont residents to clean-up their properties and the city led to a decision to let the Public Health and Safety Committee head up the effort. Public Works Committee members Marie Lindblom and Dean Gray brought the subject up with Gray saying they wanted to know “how...
A possible attempted kidnapping took place this afternoon as a juvenile was approached by a dark green four door car that was occupied by two black males, according to the Kasson Police Department. The driver was described with having gray hair. The juvenile reported that they believed a firearm...
Hometown Haulers, a local garbage and recycling company, is hoping to fill an un-met need in the small-town areas it serves.  The company, which is located at Freerksen Trucking in Dodge Center, has been around for a little over two years and is co-owned by Landon Koss and Mark Freerksen.  Even...
stival is scheduled for this coming Saturday, March 12, with the 10th annual Sleigh and Cutter Parade highlighting the festivities. Other activities are scheduled to include an outdoor Bean Bag Tournament and a 501 Dart Tournament. The parade starts at 1p.m. with the lineup to begin at noon. For...
They were reading in the gym. They were reading in the library. They were reading in the hallways. They were Triton students and they were taking part in Read Across America Day. For a half hour last Wednesday morning everyone in the school was either reading or being read to as part of a...
By the end of this summer, Dodge County residents may not only have more places to go to find a good book to read, but may also be able to meet some more of their neighbors. The Dodge Center Library, the Mantorville Art Guild and a Triton shop class hope to team up to create 10 Little Lending...
Dodge Center officials are beginning the search for a new ambulance director following the resignation of Dan Stensrud from the position. Stensrud’s resignation was officially accepted by the council last week and his last day on the job was Feb. 19. During the search for a new director the council...
It was a good week for Kenyon-Wanamingo High School wrestlers as they won the Class A state title Thursday night for the first time ever with a 26-24 win over Frazee. Then, on Saturday, they finished the week off with freshman Jeron Matson winning the state championship at 106 pounds and four other...

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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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