Thursday, December 12, 2019


Below, National Trip Winners Leah Pflaum, McKenna Jennings and Olivia Zill, from left, will represent Triton High School during the Business Professionals of America State Leadership Conference in Minneapolis. Above, TTriton BPA state participants pause for a photo.
Triton Business Professionals of America sent 27 students to the annual State Leadership Conference, held March 8-10 in Minneapolis.  Three students won trips to the National BPA Conference, and 14 members earned recognition for placing in the top 10 of their events. Those heading to the national...
John Losee doesn’t have to travel far to display his equipment for visitors coming to the North America Farm and Power Show in Owatonna.  As owner of Northland Farm Systems, Losee has less than a mile to go to bring his exhibit to the Farm and Power Show, which has become an important part of...
Chuck Bradford of Mantorville is pictured with his children, Sandra, 8, and Spencer, 10. Bradford and his wife, Abby, adopted Spencer from Russia in 2008 and adopted Sandra from Poland this past December.
There’s a Facebook photo showing a boy lifting his little sister up off the floor from behind, something loving siblings tend to do. They are smiling big, enjoying the moment captured on film by a proud parent. They weren’t born brother and sister. The boy was born in Russia, the girl in Poland....
Staff photo: Michael Anderson  A semi-truck lies on its side near the Al-Corn Clean Fuel ethanol plant in Claremont. The driver was injured when the vehicle rolled over as he was heading toward the plant.
One person was injured March 8 in a vehicle rollover near the Al-Corn Clean Fuel ethanol plant in Claremont. The semi-truck driver, Donyell Tyrone Roberts, of St. Paul, was heading to the plant when his vehicle rolled on the frontage road near Highway 14 at 120th Avenue (West Street) and 621st...
Rose to seek another term as sheriff
    Acknowledging that the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office was a “broken” agency four years ago, Sheriff Scott Rose has focused on repairing the damage during his first term as the county’s top law enforcer. It proved to be a painful transition for Rose, as he walked into a department struggling to...
BREAKING NEWS: Juvenile arrested in Triton School threats
Dodge County authorities have arrested a student from Triton High School in connection with social media threats of harming people at the school. Sheriff Scott Rose said his office received information indicating the student had advised other students both verbally and via Snapchat that they better...
Michele A. Lawson was named Blooming Prairie postmaster on Feb. 17. She has logged 24 years with the United States Postal Service.
Michele A. Lawson was named postmaster of the Blooming Prairie Post Office on Feb. 17. “I wear lots of different hats,” she said. “For example, I was postmaster, supervisor, mail carrier, clerk, landscaper and maintenance person, all in one day.” Lawson became acting postmaster on Dec. 28, 2016....
Mantorville Mayor Chuck Bradford, right, presented Karl Huppler with a plaque of appreciation for his 22 years of serving the city on the Economic Development Authority during the Feb. 12 City Council meeting. 
At its regular meeting Monday night, Mantorville city council members made several decisions that illustrated some of the myriad ways tax dollars are spent to keep the city running on an even keel.  Rip rap – large loose rock - needs to be replaced on the bank near Casey’s General Store to halt...
Kasson-Mantorville High School teacher Amory Olson holds a check from KIMT TV. The “Giving Your Best” award money will help provide extra classroom materials.
Kasson-Mantorville High School teacher Amory Olson applied a while back for KIMT TV’s “Giving Your Best” award, which promotes community awareness of non-profit programs and works on projects with award-winners. She was surprised when a KIMT representative visited her classroom recently to present...


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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