Friday, December 9, 2022

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Photo by Karen M. Jorgensen Marit Lang, a teacher at Triton Elementary and a veteran herself, serving in the U.S. Naval Reserve, presented David Livingston with a plaque during the Veterans Day program at Triton Elementary. A paver was purchased in Livingston’s honor for the Veterans Memorial in Dodge Center.
Veteran, Dodge Center resident, Legion member and Triton school bus driver David Livingston was honored last week as the recipient of a paver at the Triton Elementary School Veterans Day Program. Each year the school’s Veterans Day committee selects a veteran from within the Triton community to...
With the holiday season right around the corner officials at Dodge County Environmental Services are sure everyone is looking at purchasing gifts for their friends and family. While the convenience of ordering an item on your phone and seeing it on your doorstep two days later is nice, they are...
There’s no better time to gain real world career experience than during high school, when students are considering their options for the future. So goes the thinking of those who are involved with organizing a Kasson-Mantorville Public Schools internship program for seniors for the 2023-24 school...
Mark Lennox, project director for Dodge County Wind, connected with the Kasson Chamber of Commerce last week for a video update on the project. Dodge County Wind, a subsidiary of NextEra Energy, is seeking Minnesota Public Utilities Commission approval to construct a wind farm in Dodge and Steele...
Photo by Karen M. Jorgensen Mary Ayshford and Chamber of Commerce President Terry Eckstein show the cookie tin that is offered for sale by the Chamber. Buy the tin and stop at participating merchants in Mantorville on Saturday, December 3, and fill the tin with cookies.
Mary Ayshford was officially revealed last week as the artist behind the picture on the 2022 “Cookie Tin” for “An Olde Fashioned Christmas” in Mantorville. The event is scheduled for Saturday, December 3. Last year was the first time the Mantorville Chamber of Commerce had a Cookie Tin event....
Photo by John Hazuka Kasson-Mantorville’s volleyball team finished their season at the state tournament last weekend, taking third place and finishing the season with a 26-9 overall record.
ST. PAUL — The Kasson-Mantorville volleyball team knocked off unseeded Detroit Lakes in five sets on Wednesday, November 9, in the Class AAA State volleyball quarterfinals. That made it eight of their last nine matches won by the 25-8 and third-ranked KoMets. Next, they faced Benilde-St. Margaret’s...
Byron High School’s boys soccer team held their year-end banquet on Sunday night, November 13. The team posted a 6-9-2 record, and they captured 4th place in the HVL. They advanced to the semifinal round of the Section 1 playoffs, garnering the 4th seed. The following awards were announced: All...
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources received preliminary test results indicating the first suspected case of chronic wasting disease in a wild white-tailed deer in the Bemidji area. The adult male was harvested opening weekend of the firearms season about 10 miles south of Bemidji in deer...
Fall assessment shows walleye population is abundant enough to sustain some harvest Winter anglers on Mille Lacs Lake can enjoy a walleye harvest opportunity for the seventh season in a row. Starting on Thursday, Dec. 1, anglers will be allowed to keep one walleye between 21-23 inches or one...
A Hayfield man was among six arrested on Nov. 8 in Rochester for engaging in prostitution in a public place, according to a spokeswoman with the Rochester Police Department. Russell Hodge, 46, was arrested but hasn’t been charged yet, said Amanda Grayson, communications coordinator for the...

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