Friday, January 17, 2020

Dodge County Independent

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...
With the final phase of Dodge County’s extensive remodeling project nearing its end the Dodge County District Court left its temporary quarters in the Government Services Building last Friday and moved back to the historic Dodge County Courthouse. The project, which saw the old Mantorville School...
Big turnouts were reported for both the Democratic and Republican caucuses last week with Sen. Bernie Sanders taking the top spot for the Democrats and Sen. Ted Cruz for the Republicans. On the Republican side, caucus attendees did not follow statewide trends as Cruz received 145 votes, Donald...
The KoMets bench erupted as they pulled away from Northfield in the second half of the Section 1AAA semi-final.
The Kasson-Mantorville girls basketball team will look to make their third consecutive trip to next week’s state tournament as they defeated Stewartville and Northfield to set up a showdown with top-seeded Winona on Thursday night. This will mark the fifth straight season the KoMets have made it to...
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...
Besides the vibrant downtown, the championship sports teams, the award-winning schools, the state-of the art aquatic center, and the charming old neighborhoods, what makes Kasson one of the happiest places to live in Minnesota?  According to the website, Only in Your State, none of those things...
KoMet wrestlers celebrate their Class AA State Wrestling Championship after defeating Foley in the championship dual on Thursday, Feb. 25 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. The win capped off an undefeated season for the KoMets. Learn more about their run in this week’s sports section.
The Kasson-Mantorville wrestling team went to the state wrestling tournament with two goals on Thursday. The first was the desire to earn the second Minnesota Class AA wrestling championship in school history. The second goal was to dominate in the process. It can be said that the KoMets...
K-M powerlifter Aaron Vaith attempts a squat during a meet in Whitehall, Wisc. on February 27.
The Kasson-Mantorville powerlifting team competed in the Whitehall High School State Qualifying Meet on February 27. The meet was a large one as 18 different schools participated with a total of 180 lifters. Even though all lifters competed at the varsity level, K-M was able to hold its own. The...


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