Tuesday, July 16, 2019


Construction at the Lions Park in West Concord is under way.
It’s been difficult because of the weather, but Lions Park in West Concord is starting to get its new look. “It’s been coming along good,” West Concord Maintenance Director Keith Clammer said last week, at least until the rains came. “We’ve gotten a lot done when it’s dry.” After girls from Brownie...
A farm accident in Dodge Center last Friday lead to injuries. According to Dodge County Sheriff Scott Rose, around 9:30 a.m. Dodge County Dispatch received a report of a male caught in a grain bin at a farm south of US Hwy 14 on 165 Ave.  Deputies on scene found the man in the bottom of a grain bin...
Berne Wood-Fired Pizza will be hosting a family-friendly special event called “Celebrate America” on Wednesday, July 3rd from 5-8 p.m. In addition to weekly wood-fired pizza and outdoor concerts, this event will pay tribute to America’s veterans and service men and women. As part of the evening,...
For decades hundreds of people have participated in the Kasson Public Library Summer Reading Program.  That tradition has continued once again this year with 628 participants so far this year. That number is continuing to grow, Pat  Shaffer-Gottschalk, the summer reading program coordinator said. ...
A Dodge Center man was taken to Mayo Clinic this morning after being down inside a grain bin. The man was cleaning out his grain bin and he slipped and fell under a sweeping auger. When his son went out to check on him, he saw the motor was running and not the auger. He immediately shut it off and...
Anyone who has ever been to a Triton school event or any community event in Dodge Center and the surrounding area has likely seen Chris Pluto. Often working behind the scenes, Pluto is an active member of the community. That involvement was recognized this week as Pluto was honored as the Dodge...
Triton Senior Gabriela Staub explained her senior project to a panel of teachers and community members. Her project was entitled “Developing Skin Substitutes for Burns.” The project included working with researchers at the Mayo Clinic, writing a paper and giving an oral presentation to the panel.
On the Wednesday before graduation, Triton seniors waited outside classrooms to present their senior projects to groups of Triton teachers and community members. Some were nervous, some were confident and some just wanted to get it over with. The senior project is a requirement for graduation at...
  A public meeting will be held Wednesday, June 19, at West Concord City Hall to present information to the community about a proposal to form a new Lions Club in West Concord. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. and last about an hour. District Governor-Elect Dale Lipke of Byron, Minn., and other...
There is still time to get your tickets for the first annual Dodge Refreshed Farm to Table Community Dinner on June 23 but you will have to hurry. The deadline to purchase tickets is June 17. The dinner, which will be at Coop’s Event Barn in Dodge Center,  is an opportunity to enjoy a meal prepared...
Dodge County resident Cory Packman lost his back window due to the recent hail storm in the area.
When DCI Sports Editor Chris Schad left his house in Rochester last Tuesday to cover Hayfield’s Baseball Section Championship Game in Austin, the weather was perfectly fine. But like many people in South East Minnesota that evening, their commutes home turned out to be anything but pleasant. The...


Steele County Times & DCI

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P.O. Box 247
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Dodge County Independent
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Kasson, MN 55944

Dodge County Printing
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Kasson, MN 55944


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