Saturday, June 22, 2024

County News

Anne Schwanke, owner of Full Circle Wellness, and Katie Elmore, owner of Elmore Chiropractic, were joined by family, friends, and others recently as they broke ground on a new building they will share in Kasson. Both women  have “similar patients” and share a holistic outlook on health care. Schwanke will also have a birthing center in Full Circle Wellness.
The region’s first birthing center will open November 1,if the build-out remains on schedule. Full Circle Wellness and Elmore Chiropractic, both of Kasson, broke ground on a new building earlier this spring, and there they will both operate and offer a holistic approach to wellness. “I’m expanding...
Community garden plots are available in Dodge County again this spring, according to the Dodge County Extension Office. The plots are located in Dodge Center, Kasson, and West Concord as part of the Dodge County Master Gardener Volunteer Program. The benefits of having one’s own garden spot is...
Highway 57 projects in Kasson are rescheduled to start April 24 due to spring weight load restrictions, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The project was originally scheduled to start on this past Monday on April 17. Spring weight load restrictions limit the amount of weight...
The American Heart Association has awarded Southeast Service Cooperative (SSC) national Gold Level recognition for its commitments to employee health and well-being as measured in the Association’s 2022 Workforce Well-being Scorecard™. SSC was one of just three small employers in the nation to be...
Detours will return to Kasson next week as the second year of a construction project begins on Highway 57. The Minnesota Department of Transportation has announced the detour will begin Monday, April 17, and continue in to July. This summer’s work includes finishing up last year’s highway...
The Board of Directors of the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council (SEMAC) has awarded 36 grants for a total of $143,810 in funding to applicants throughout southeastern Minnesota. This included four school residency grants for $11,810, 14 emerging artist grants for $42,000, and 18 advancing artist...
The American Heart Association has awarded Southeast Service Cooperative (SSC) national Gold Level recognition for its commitments to employee health and well-being as measured in the Association’s 2022 Workforce Well-being Scorecard™. SSC was one of just three small employers in the nation to be...
Photo by Karen M. Jorgensen Colton Smisek and the Rockin’ Hep Cats performed Saturday at the Dodge County Expo at Triton High School in Dodge Center.
Organizers of the 2023 Dodge County Expo said Monday they were pleased with the turnout for the event Saturday at Triton High School. “It went very well,” said Expo Committee member Lynette Nash. She said the traffic flow seemed to be “very steady” and that gave both vendors and visitors a chance...
A craft brew fundraiser benefitting Two Rivers Habitat for Humanity, which serves Dodge County among others, will change up a few things for its fifth annual event. The home-building nonprofit has seen some charges this year as well. With a full staff, they’re serving twice as many families as...
It’s time for the 23rd annual Dodge County Business Expo this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Triton High School in Dodge Center. The Expo is an annual event designed to give businesses and organizations a chance to connect with the public and showcase the products and services they have to offer...

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