Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Dodge County Independent

After losing their last two games in the Kiwanis Hockey Festival, the Dodge County boys’ hockey team was looking to start another winning streak when they traveled to Waseca on Thursday, Jan. 2. The Wildcats nearly had the win, but the Bluejays scored a late goal to force overtime and scored the...
For Bennett Berge and Patrick Kennedy winning first place at the Minnesota Christmas Tournament was only the beginning as they both followed that up with first place finishes at the Cheesehead Invitational this past weekend.             Berge said winning Cheesehead for the first time was a...
From August 2018 to October 2019, Braxton Raymond battled for his life after being diagnosed with brain cancer. Despite the grim prognosis, Kelly Raymond, Braxton’s father, said, “He never stopped fighting, worked out daily and continued to love life, food, friends, family and basketball.” While it...
The excitement was building at Triton Elementary School on the last day before the Christmas break. The kindergarten youngsters performed a concert of holiday songs in the Performing Arts Center and afterwards adjourned to the school cafeteria where they made gingerbread houses. There were special...
One student from each second grade classroom was selected to ride with Principal Mary Morem to Kasson to deliver the food to the Food Shelf. Getting ready to load the food were, left to right, Ronan Floen, Kimberly Becerril-Ortiz, Principal Mary Morem, Mackenzie Milner and Connor Schleusner.
Second graders at Triton Elementary School spent much of December collecting food items for the Food Shelf in Kasson as part of a Giving Tree unit in their social studies classes. The students were studying economics and giving as part of the revamped social studies curriculum, said teacher Sarah...
Again in 2019 the Dodge County Relay for Life organization ranked among the leaders in the amount of money raised for the American Cancer Society. This is the fourth year the local group has been in the top 10 nationwide. The local organization was ranked No. 3 nationally in the 20,000 to 24,000-...
A Monday afternoon fire has destroyed a house in Dodge Center. The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from the homeowner reporting her house was on fire at 17830 635th Street in Dodge Center around 4:20 p.m. Monday. By the time deputies arrived, the house was fully engulfed in flames...
One year ago, several schools in the state of Minnesota started a movement to have boys volleyball sanctioned as a sport in the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL). As with many sports in their infancy, last year served as a test run for the 23 schools that took part in it and as the season...
It didn’t looked good for the Dodge County boys’ hockey team as they trailed New Richmond 1-3 after the first period, but thanks to seven goals in the last two periods they secured a 8-5 win on Thursday, Dec. 26.             Even though the first period was the Wildcats’ worst in terms of number of...
With 42 teams participating in this year’s Minnesota Christmas Tournament, there was plenty of competition for the Kasson-Mantorville wrestling team, but the crème rose to the top as the KoMets earned fifth place. In addition to the team’s fifth place finish, four Kasson-Mantorville wrestlers...

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