Sunday, June 16, 2019


After 16 years, the park around Kasson’s old water tower is getting an update. For the last week, Bernie Buehler, his daughter Mary and Nic Matejcke laid down new pavers on the path leading to and surrounding the water tower.  While the city is responsible for maintaining the water tower, the Dodge...
“I apologize for stepping out of bounds, BUT we gotta do what we gotta to do now,” was the comment made by Kasson Mayor Steve Johnson in response to his indiscretion of having the Veterans Memorial Park shelter removed without City Council approval. The park shelter in Kasson is once again at the...
UPDATE:   The Steele County Sheriff has identified the victim of an apparent murder as Richard William Jurgensen, 22, of Medford. Sheriff Lon Thiele said Tuesday afternoon the cause is an apparent homicide, but provided no further details as to how Jurgensen died. An autopsy was completed Monday in...
Greg the great magician will be performing Thursday, June 30 at 10:30 a.m. at Kasson-Mantorville Elementary School Gym. Presented as part of the “Read for the Win” Summer Reading Program.  Free and All Are Welcome!  This project is made possible with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural...
“My children think I’ll gain weight.” Said Lisa Tenkley, new co-owner of Jimmy’s Pizza in Kasson.  The chain is the same,  but there has been a changing of the guard in Kasson’s downtown premiere pizza shop.   Since 1992 people have experienced the hospitality of local icons,  Roger and Mona...
The quiet pristine skies over Dodge Center were quiet and peaceful until about 7:30 a.m. Sunday morning.   Suddenly the  distant drone of a single airplane engine was heard and initiated a line of planes from all over the Midwest. One by one they began to circle in the bright blue yonder and land...
Under the shade of trees on a pleasant spring evening, people sat, ate food and talked. But this picnic was different than the average picnic with its aim of educating the Dodge County community.  The Dodge County Farm Bureau hosted “Dinner with a Farmer” Veterans Memorial Park in Kasson on June 16...
After the Sunday graduation ceremony, one Kasson-Mantorville grad spent the rest of her afternoon at her graduation party. She enjoyed spending time with her friends, family and teachers, the people who she said helped get her through school. Kendra Jostock graduated from K-M High School on June 12...


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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