Saturday, September 22, 2018

Dodge County Independent

The quiet pristine skies over Dodge Center were quiet and peaceful until about 7:30 a.m. Sunday morning.   Suddenly the  distant drone of a single airplane engine was heard and initiated a line of planes from all over the Midwest. One by one they began to circle in the bright blue yonder and land...
Under the shade of trees on a pleasant spring evening, people sat, ate food and talked. But this picnic was different than the average picnic with its aim of educating the Dodge County community.  The Dodge County Farm Bureau hosted “Dinner with a Farmer” Veterans Memorial Park in Kasson on June 16...
The Kasson-Mantorville trapshooting team had five representatives at the state meet (from left to right): Luke Chilson, Coach Jeff Ek, D.J. Allen, Alex McElmury, Brayden Tjosaas and John Klinkhammer.
Five members of the Kasson-Mantorville trapshooting team competed at the Minnesota High School Championships this past weekend. The meet, which took place on June 17 in Alexandria, Minnesota, featured over 7,000 kids that qualified out of the 10,000 that participated in the sport this past season....
Kasson-Mantorville activities director Kyle Huneke has decided to leave his position after three years at the school.
Kasson-Mantorville activities director Kyle Huneke has tendered his resignation after three years on the job. Hueneke is leaving to take a position at Riverland Community College in Austin to become a Farm Business Management Instructor. For Huneke, the position was an opportunity to go back to his...
Dodge County farmers and school districts are waiting for a special legislative session that could finally see legislation granting a tax credit for school facility bonded debt become law. The measure, which would give farmers a 40 percent tax credit on the school bond portion of their tax bill,...
Agreeing that this November’s general election is  “going to be a circus” the Triton administrators and Board members held a preliminary discussion last week of the operating levy for the district that will be on the fall ballot. Most of the discussion at last week’s board work session concentrated...
Claremont City Council are in agreement that they want a Veterans’ Memorial in the city, they just are not sure how to go about getting it. Members of the Claremont Chamber of Commerce and the American Legion Post are both interested in a Veterans Park and would like to see it in the vacant lots...
After the Sunday graduation ceremony, one Kasson-Mantorville grad spent the rest of her afternoon at her graduation party. She enjoyed spending time with her friends, family and teachers, the people who she said helped get her through school. Kendra Jostock graduated from K-M High School on June 12...
Triton softball players Allisa Hallaway (left) and Ella Blaisdell pose for a photo during the team’s banquet last week. Both were named to the All-HVL team and Blaisdell was also named to the All-Section team and was a All-State honorable mention.
The Triton softball team had a solid season in 2016 as they were able to put up plenty of runs and earn the first playoff victory for the team since the 2010 season. As one would imagine, there were several players that helped the Cobras succeed this spring and they were honored this week at the...

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