Saturday, January 25, 2020

Dodge County Independent

Triton golfer Ethan Otterbein (right) shares a laugh with coach Joe Hansen at the Triton Invitational on Monday afternoon.
The Triton golf team is beginning to hit their stride during the middle part of the schedule as they had two solid performances at the Dodge County Country Club last week. The golfers were able to play well and add a couple more medalists to a season that has already had plenty of them. The week...
Triton kindergarten students learned about nature recently with some help from the Triton High School Environmental Science class. The four kindergarten classes met with the older students on two days as they studied about the environment and Earth Day. Wednesday was spent in the classroom where...
Triton kindergarten students were spending time with S.T.E.M. (Science, technology, engineering and math) concepts last week and doing so in a fun manner. For two hours Friday afternoon the students rotated through four different project areas, each one led by one of the kindergarten teachers....
Betty Peck said good night to her son Evan, Jr. on February 17. The 35 year-old was also getting prepared for bed.  Around 2 a.m., Betty awoke and saw Evan, Jr.’s light still on. She quietly opened the door and found Evan, Jr. kneeling, as if in prayer, beside his bed. She whispered to her boy with...
Alicia Fjerstad remembers the moment her life was forever changed.  She knew something was wrong, but like anyone, Fjerstad was not prepared to hear the word, “Cancer.” The day was Oct. 28 and the exact words were, “Triple Negative Breast Cancer.” “I was hit with absolute fear,” Fjerstad said. “...
K-M held it’s annual senior day on Saturday afternoon. From left to right: Statisticians Bekah Birgin and Sarah Bernards, Hunter Nelson, Drew Kirmse, Hunter Brekke, Dom Noble-Henden, Aaron Berge, Andy Plein, Jack Peterson, Michael Head
The Kasson-Mantorville baseball team has gotten off to a great start to the year with a 6-1 record heading into their Monday night game against Holy Family Catholic. While the record looks great on paper, the KoMets haven’t been running away with games due to a modest effort at the plate....
Kasson-Mantorville senior Ben Colvin (center) is flanked by cross country coach Jared Pittman (front left), track and field coach Erik Myran (front right) and his parents Paul and Cindi
If there were a phrase that could describe Kasson-Mantorville senior runner Ben Colvin, it would be a role model. As one of the standouts on both the K-M cross country and track and field teams, Colvin has excelled on both platforms and turned it into an athletic career at the South Dakota School...
Dodge Center is back to square one in the search for a new ambulance director after the city and the selected candidate were unable to reach agreement on salary. At the April 11 meeting the council voted to offer employment to Brett Rima and directed City Administrator Lee Mattson to negotiate a...
The sap was running on a rainy morning recently as the kindergarten classes at Triton Elementary School boarded the buses for the “Sugar Shack.” The Sugar Shack is a small building on Billie and Jeff Cowell’s property in rural Claremont. It is there that the sap collected from the maple trees is...
An Eagle Scout project, awarding seal coat bids and the results of a water tank inspection were among the items discussed at the most recent West Concord City Council meeting last week. Council members gave their approval to an Eagle Scout project by West Concord Scout John Zeller. Zeller requested...


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