Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Dodge County Independent

The Dodge County 4-H Dog Show took place on Saturday kicking off the start of the Dodge County Fair.
For many fairgoers a fair is not a fair without animals. And at the Dodge County Fair there are animals galore. FFA and 4-H members will be showing their animals and other Dodge County residents will get into the act with the open classes. The first event of the fair actually was held last Saturday...
With the hoods up, visitors got a chance to take a close look at the engines.
Vintage and classic cars were plentiful last week as the second in a series of Summer Classic Car Shows was held at the American Legion Post in Dodge Center. Sixty-eight classic cars were on display last Tuesday, said Steve Peterson of Hayfield who is organizing the shows this summer. There were...
Val Sauder,  left, along with Katrina Thoe, right, are this years Dodge County Dairy Princesses.
Ever since she was little, Val Sauder has been attending American Dairy Association banquets and has seen numerous girls crowned as a Dodge County Dairy Princess. After dreaming of one day being a dairy princess herself, that dream became a reality this year as she was crowned as a Dodge County...
As the City of Kasson recovered from devastating amounts of rain, and flooding, Kasson City Administrator Theresa Coleman, signed her name to her resignation letter, on Friday, June 28.  Coleman began her career in Kasson in November of 2015, after spending almost six years at the Spring Grove City...
Jimmy’s Pizza in Kasson closed its doors permanently on Sunday.
It was the end of a journey for one main street business in Kasson on Sunday, as long time business Jimmy’s Pizza closed its doors for business permanently.  After working at Toros in Windom for 27 years, owner Clark Faux, was looking to open his own business a year and a half ago and thought that...
Nathan Noon, a Byron Middle Schooler has had plenty of support from the community as he undergoes his battle with Leukemia.
In May Byron Middle Schooler Nathan Noonan was diagnosed with Leukemia.  Since then the community has shown its support for Noonan and his family in a number of different ways.  After a successful fundraising baseball game earlier this year, another community fundraiser took place at the Byron...
This summer, 50 students from Kasson will receive brand-new backpacks stuffed with essential school supplies through the Bremer Backpacks initiative. Made possible by Bremer Bank’s expanded partnership with United Way, this first-of-its-kind initiative ensures more than 5,000 children in need...
For a combined almost 50 years, Jeff Bernards, and Pete Wyttenbach taught in the Kasson-Mantorville School District.  Now the pair will be continuing to teach but in a different role, as they are the new pastors at South Zumbro Lutheran Church in rural Kasson.    Wyttenbach   For Wyttenbach, his...
Students and chaperones on the SC Minnesota Ag tour posed for a photo outside of Alumacraft Boat.
Two years ago Kasson-Mantorville Agriculture Teacher Lori Pagel took a group of students around South East Minnesota to explore the eight different pathways of agriculture.  Two weeks ago, students from K-M along with students from Byron took part in the second ever ag tour this time exploring...
In the first competition of its kind, three pizza lovers competed in a pizza cook-off June 26 at Berne Pizza Night. They include, from left: Julie Fuchs of Dodge Center, Tom Pathoulas of Mantorville and Audra Knaup of Zumbrota. Pathoulas with his BBQ pulled pork pizza went on to win the contest.
In the land where pizza tends to meet the corn fields, pizzas of different sorts captured the attention of Berne Pizza officials during their weekly pizza extravaganza June 26. Three finalists came together for a pizza cook-off contest with their very own pizza specialties. They were allowed in the...


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