Tuesday, July 16, 2019


Whether you are an aviation enthusiast or just looking for a Sunday morning pancake breakfast the Dodge Center Airport is the place to be this Sunday for the 20th Annual Father’s Day Pancake Breakfast. The event is hosted yearly by the Southeast Minnesota Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA)...
While its not rare to see a variety of different animals in Dodge County, one animal spotting got a lot of attention last week. Last Tuesday, the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a cougar sighting in Dodge Center in  a residential area north of Highway Street near Airport Drive...
Byron High School Graduate Alexandra Green, along with her fellow graduates gave hugs to those who supported them over the years after graduation Sunday.
The Byron High School Gym was filled with family, friends and community members on Sunday to celebrate the Byron Class of 2019. Tara Dunken, a teacher at Byron who was picked by the class to give a speech during graduation used the time to talk about the different lessons that the class taught her...
Ever since Tom Olson joined the Gold Cross Ambulance over 20 years ago, he has always enjoyed one thing. Helping others. Now, an  Olmsted County Sheriff Deputy, Olson will be continuing to do just that in his newest role as the Byron Public Schools School Resource Officer. Olson first became a...
When Stamate Skliris was growing up in Worthington Minn., his best friend and him would ride their bikes to the Nobles County Courthouse, to see Judge Flynn, his best friend’s dad precede over cases. Ever since then Skliris knew he wanted to be an attorney. “I knew that Judges like him play a very...
West Concord residents stepped up again this year to donate a record number of socks and air fresheners for the veterans at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Hastings. Each year the West Concord American Legion Auxiliary collects the socks and air fresheners for the veterans. Staff at the home say...
Summer Art Camps return to the Mantorville Art Guild this year. Seventeen art programs are scheduled throughout the summer, said the Art Guild’s Theresa Hoaglund. The camps begin on June 10 with two day Pottery classes. Two pottery classes for ages eight to 10  are scheduled for June 10 and 11 and...
The Triton  community came together last week to present 26 flags and stands to the Triton High School. The flags will be placed in all high school classrooms.
Triton High School classrooms will each have an American flag when school resumes next fall thanks to the efforts of several Triton area groups. The 26 flags and stands were presented to Triton High School officials last week. The idea for the flags came from Triton High School Teacher Ali Horejsi...
After almost three decades of being the driver’s education coordinator for Kasson-Mantorville, Bryan Johnson will be passing the keys to Dillon Denter as Denter will now the driver’s education coordinator.
Almost four decades ago, Bryan Johnson began his career as a driver's education teacher for Kasson-Mantorville. Although, he will still be continuing to teach the course this fall, he will be passing off his responsibility of being the drivers education coordinator, to Dillon Denter, who has been...
Last Thursday, members of the Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office, were called to a farm home in rural Byron, for someone who may had been shot. After hours of having County Road 3 shut down, and multiple agencies investigating, Captain Scott Behrns, of the Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office, explained...


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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