Friday, December 9, 2022

Community

I have been a reporter and editor for many years and have worked for newspapers in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Texas, Maryland, and New Jersey so I have done a lot of Christmas stories. When I first started covering Dodge County it was for the old West Concord Enterprise and I was mainly concerned with...
Local author Sara Klein will have a book signing at Kasson Public Library on Saturday, December 3 at 10 a.m. Klein has recently published two children’s books for middle-grade readers, full of adventure and discovery. The author will discuss and read from her books. After the author’s presentation...
In August 1973, McKay Construction of Kasson was busy putting in streets east of the Maple Grove Cemetery in preparation for 10 spaces to be ready for occupancy in September. At the time, the mobile home park was owned by Fred Spading and William Bormann. The new park eventually planned for 47...
BAPTIST Anchor of Hope Church203 E. Main St., Dodge CenterA Seventh Day BaptistCongregationanchorofhopesdb.com10 a.m. Saturday,Worship Service11:30 a.m. Sabbath Schooldodgecentersdb.org• 374-6755 First Baptist Church304 4th St. NW, KassonSunday, Dec. 49:30 a.m. Sunday School 10:30 a.m. Morning...
Robert Olson of rural Kasson with the 14 point buck he shot in 1972.
50 years ago December 6, 1972 Folmer Carlsen, Publisher 14-point buck Robert Olson of rural Kasson shot a 14 point buck just before Minnesota’s deer season came to a close last week.  Olson estimated that the buck weighed 260 lbs. and stated that he had seen it around his farm for a number of years...
Photo by Wayne Hendrickson A Nativity Scene tells the story of Christmas at the Methodist Church in Kasson.
Christmas Alive will return to its live, walk-through format this year after last years event being drive-through because of Covid. This year’s event will be staged from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, December 2, and 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, at 64961 230th Avenue, Kasson. The non-denominational...
Triton Community Education will have its annual Craft and Vendor Show on Saturday, December 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Triton main cafeteria. Admission is free to the public. Park in the main elementary school lot and enter through the Elementary School Doors #5. The event is a chance to...
INVER GROVE HEIGHTS — The Dodge County boys hockey team got the new season underway with an appearance in the Spartan Turkey Tourney, on Friday and Saturday, November 25 and 26, at the IGH Veterans Memorial Community Center. First draw for the Wildcats was Park of Cottage Grove, and the Wolfpack...
MARSHALL — The Dodge County girls kept their early season undefeated streak (5) alive, after winning the Marshall Thanksgiving Classic, on Friday and Saturday, November 25 and 26, at Red Baron Arena. Friday’s action saw the Wildcats defeat Marshall, 3-1, and Saturday’s championship game favored...

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