Sunday, March 26, 2017

Dodge County Independent

It’s one of the easily recognized and most important traffic signs motorists encounter on a regular basis. But it’s often ignored leading to excessive complaints and sometimes traffic crashes. Driving behaviors around stop signs are leaving area law enforcers seeing red. And it’s more than the sign...
First it was wind. Now it's solar. A new alternative form of energy is coming on-line across Minnesota as solar gardens are cropping up on the rural landscape, including Dodge County. By later this year, at least three solar gardens will be running throughout the county. Solar gardens are currently...
The Kasson-Mantorville girls basketball team continues to win games as they earned their eighth straight victory last week. With the wins over Byron, New Prague and Kenyon-Wanamingo, the KoMets seem to have left their 1-3 start from the mirror and haven’t had a loss since a December 6 matchup...
BREAKING NEWS: Explosion rocks McNeilus Truck
At 10:20 a.m. there was an explosion at McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing facility. Fire crews from nearby towns were called in and Minnesota Energy is on the scene. It appears that people rushed out of the area and someone being carried out on a stretcher.At least four people were injured. Two were...
It was a good news, bad news weekend for the Kasson-Mantorville wrestling team. On the bad news side, they lost their first tournament as a team last weekend when they took part in the Cheesehead Invitational in Kaukauna, Wisconsin. While the KoMets are not a team used to finishing in third place...
Carolyn’s Business Services of Kasson is the quintessential small business. The tax services and accounting outfit is located in an unassuming, modest white house on the way out of town towards Dodge Center, and if you happen by during a snowy morning, you’ll find one of the business’s three...
An Advanced Disposal garbage truck was forced to stop and eject its garbage load in the Dollar General parking lot in Kasson Friday, Dec. 30, at around 2:30 p.m. The fire quickly escalated as the garbage was exposed to the air, and was a full-fledged blaze when firefighters arrived on the scene. ...
As if you needed an additional excuse to visit the fantastic new Kasson Public Library, there’s now the return of a four-legged reading friend to warm your heart during these long, cold winter nights. With the introduction of “Runner,” the new official library therapy dog, a long-dormant reading...
During their year-end school board meeting Dec. 19, it was announced during the Truth in Taxation public meeting that school district residents can expect a 5.6 percent reduction in the district’s tax request beginning in 2017. The reduction came about due to a refinanced middle school and high...


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Kasson, MN 55944

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Kasson, MN 55944


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