Saturday, July 11, 2020

dci@Kmtel.com

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. “...
To some, he’s the director of the internationally-recognized Institute of Newspaper Technology. To others, he’s a syndicated columnist whose columns are carried by more than 60 industry-related journals throughout the world. His fictional syndicated column, The Good Folks of Lennox Valley, is...
The stories are in many ways different. A five month old in a car seat barely old enough to smile, a teenager out with friends, a parent running a few last errands of the day or a grandparent shopping for gifts for their children and grandchildren. That is where the differences end, however, as...
A pair of Kasson-Mantorville middle school students has hit the national championship with their technovation project, allowing them the opportunity to show it off to the president of the U.S. this week. Andrea Richard and Lydia Mindermann, both eighth-graders, were chosen to take part in the White...
A pair of Kasson-Mantorville middle school students has been chosen to present their project at the White House Science Fair next week. Andrea Richard and Lydia Mindermann, eighth-graders at K-M, will show off their project, a smartphone app called Mayo Free Time in the west wing of the White House...
Three young Dodge County women will be sharing the title of Dodge County Dairy Princess for 2016. The three were officially crowned Saturday at the annual dairy banquet held at the Milton Township Hall. Sharing the title are Makaila Klejeski, Morgan O’Brien and Haley Reber. Organizing the annual...
When Rachel Wilmes moved to Rochester in 2007 and was considering activities at the YMCA, she was torn between basketball and swimming. The problem, Rachel said, was that she was afraid of the water. Her mother, Kathy, resolved the dilemma when she signed Rachel up for swimming. It was obviously a...
Dodge County’s jail population jumped more than 25 percent in 2015, costing taxpayers about a half of million dollars to keep criminals locked up. The jail census jumped to 22 last year from 16 the previous year, according to Sheriff Scott Rose. Criminals from Dodge County are housed at the Steele...
If the number of cars in the Triton High School parking lot Saturday morning was any indication, the 18th annual Dodge County Home and Business Expo was a great success. The yearly event is organized by Chambers of Commerce members in Dodge County and is intended to give county residents a look at...
A writer who has authored a best selling book is the newest face leading the editorial team at the Dodge County Independent. Scott Schulte of Milford, Connecticut has been named managing editor of the DCI, Publisher Rick Bussler announced. As managing editor, he will be responsible for coordinating...

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Steele County Times & DCI

Steele County Times

411 E. Main St.
P.O. Box 247
Blooming Prairie, MN 55917

Dodge County Independent

121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

Dodge County Printing

121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

 

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