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The architect's overhead image of the K-M Elementary School addition by ATS&R shows the new gymnasium and how the 10 classrooms will be placed in the northeast corner of the present site. Phase II interior construction at the elementary is scheduled to begin March 5.

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July 15, 2015

Kasson City Council eliminates street supervisor position

Under the administration of Randy Lenth Tom Ricke was hired from the engineering firm of Widseth Smith Nolting as a street supervisor for the city of Kasson. At the time WSN served as the city's engineering firm.

July 22, 2015

Main goal of new director is prevention

While Amy Roggenbuck may be wearing many hats, she will always be focusing on prevention.

July 29, 2015

Dodge County Stroll Relay for Life 2015 Honorary Chair: Michele Stromme

She and her husband, Bill, have been tireless workers in fundraising for the Relay for more than a decade.

July 1, 2015

Start spreading the news- DCI era comes to an end!

After 52 years of family ownership, current owner and publisher of Dodge County Independent Randy Carlsen has decided to sell the paper. Starting in July, the new owner will be Rick Bussler of Bussler Publishing and owner of the Steele County Times and News Enterprise.

July 15, 2015

Dodge County 4-H Dog Show Kicks off Fair Festivities

Dogs of all ages, shapes, sizes and abilities filled the Dodge County Fairgrounds for the Dodge County Fair 4-H Dog Show on July 11.

July 29, 2015

City of Kasson one of top two places to live in state!

When deciding where to live safety is a top priority. The team at ValuePenguin has analyzed the most recent FBI crime report to determine the safety for cities in Minnesota. These 129 ranged in a crime score from zero (very low crime) to almost 4,000 with an average of 864.

July 15, 2015

New face hopes to bring success to Speedway

For two years the Dodge County Speedway has stood dormant with the exception of fair time. Now, a new face to the Kasson community hopes to make it a hopping destination from April through October.

July 22, 2015

Bull riders entertain crowd at Dodge County Fair

The crowd went wild as young men put their bravery and skills to the test by trying to stay on a bull for at least eight seconds at the Dodge County Fair Grand Stand last Wednesday night.

July 22, 2015

City of Kasson supervisor position eliminated as of July 31

A special July 14 meeting had a single agenda item, to determine when Streets Supervisor Tom Ricke’s position would be terminated. The meeting lasted a little over four minutes.

July 29, 2015

Rose Culbertson fights to find a cure

Rose Culbertson is the 2015 caregiver of the year for the Dodge County Relay for Life, beginning at 6 p.m. Friday [July 31] at the fairgrounds.











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July 1, 2015

Dodge County Free Fair

There’s “FUN TO SEE IN 2015” at the 158th Dodge County Fair in Kasson, running July 15-19.