Friday, July 10, 2020

Kasson-Mantorville High School Cyber Club members pause for a photo. They include, from row, Joseph Peet and Courtney Bohrer. Back, Annie Buresh, Keana Meneses, and club advisor Chris Lannin. Not pictured is Julia Christensen. Members representing two teams placed first and second in their division in state competition.
Kasson-Mantorville High School’s Cyber Club is off to a nice start in its first season. K-M teams placed first and second in state competition in their division, and one of the teams placed 33rd out of 445 teams nationally. The students competed virtually at K-M on Feb. 11 against about 145 teams...
Members of the junior varsity Dodge County Wildcats girls hockey team pause for a photo. They are among students helping raise money for the Dodge County Relay for Life, through the annual KoMets vs. Cancer campaign.
The annual KoMets vs. Cancer campaign is off and running. More than $2,200 was raised during a Dodge County Wildcats girls hockey game on Jan. 26, the initial event sponsored by Kasson-Mantorville High School winter sports and activities programs. Upcoming events include a K-M wrestling match (...
Area pastors partner with deputies to form chaplain program
A first-of-its-kind program in Dodge County will pair up sheriff’s deputies and area clergy members. The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office began a new program last week, with nine pastors joining the ranks of the office as chaplains. The clergy members have completed the required state and federal...
A Level 3 sex offender is moving to Hayfield beginning tomorrow. According to Dodge County Sheriff Scott Rose, Kevin Tyrone Williams is moving into the area. Rose said Williams has served his sentence and is now transitioning into the community. Williams has a history of sexual contact with adult...
 Kylie Franko, left, and her aunt, Sherrie Franko, look over an item during the indoor garage sale. Both women are from Dodge Center.
You could say garage sale season began Jan. 27. Yep, it was chilly outside. And garage sales are typically a warm weather phenomenon, of course. Thus, Faith Lutheran Church in Dodge Center held its first “Ultimate Indoor Garage Sale.” Shoppers checked out clothes, knick-knacks, toys, books, sports...
Galen Heinle displays a plaque honoring his many years in law enforcement. The Dodge County deputy sheriff retired Jan. 26.
After 24 years of law enforcement service, Galen Heinle got to thinking about the future. “It took me a lot of time to think about what I want to do,” the Dodge County Sheriff’s deputy said. “Do I want to retire? I love my job, but my mind and body says it’s time to hang it up and enjoy retirement...
Tim Steffl shovels the walk outside Minnesota WiFi on Monday in downtown Kasson. The Mantorville man said he embraces Minnesota winters: six to 12 inches of heavy, wet snow was expected from late Sunday through late Monday in the region.
Six to 12 inches of heavy, wet snow fell atop ice in southeast Minnesota from late Sunday through late Monday, and Tim Steffl was in his element. The Minnesota WiFi field representative from Mantorville was shoveling his walk outside the downtown Kasson business for the fifth time late Monday...
Drew Kelly huddles with Biddy Basketball players. The volunteer coach is a junior basketball player at Triton High School.
Basketball players raced up and down the floor at Triton High School on Saturday, smiling, and never seeming to tire. They did need a little help scoring. But only because they’re pint-sized players, in preschool through third grade. It was Week One of Biddy Basketball. Quite the spectacle. “We...
Staff photo: Richard Johnson This trailer was heavily damaged by fire on Friday, Jan. 12 in Hayfield. No one was injured.
American Red Cross volunteers are helping two adults and one child following a single family home fire Friday, Jan. 12, in the 700 block of Center Ave. S. in Hayfield.   No one was injured in the trailer fire.  Red Cross volunteers will ensure those affected have a safe, warm place to stay,...
Mary Rudlong pauses for a photo at Kasson American Legion Post 333. The Eyota native was recently hired as Legion manager. She has several years of bartending experience in the area.
Mary Rudlong is ready whenever you get off from work.  That’s when many people visit Kasson American Legion Post 333, where she recently became the new manager. One of the reasons she enjoys her job so much is because she can “mingle and chat with everybody that comes in,” she said. Rudlong said...


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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