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July 9, 2014

The Mantorville Theatre Company Continues Its Summer Melodrama Season

The Mantorville Theatre Company is thrilled to continue its 42nd Summer Melodrama Season with the modern Melodrama, “Zartan, The White Jungle Cat” or, “Beware Hairless Monkeys Bearing Wits” written and directed by Denise Ruemping.

June 18, 2014

Conditional use permit approved for new library

The Kasson City Council approved a resolution for a conditional use permit to construct what was referred to as a community building/library on property owned by the city at 8th Avenue N.W. and 2nd Street S.W. The property is in West Park and west of the First Presbyterian Church.

July 16, 2014

Ribbon cutting at Events by Saker

Last week was the grand opening week for Events by Saker. Owner Tony Saker, who is about to cut the ribbon, opened the business last Tuesday and will now be open seven days a week. The Kasson Chamber of Commerce members looking on hosted the ribbon cutting.

June 25, 2014

Mantorville Stagecoach Days features bluegrass band “High 48s” performing June 28

Since arriving on the Minnesota bluegrass scene in 2006, The High 48s have gone on to achieve national recognition on the bluegrass circuit, logging many thousands of miles as a touring bluegrass band performing their finely tuned, high-energy live shows.

June 18, 2014

Four charged with rural Dodge County burglary

At approximately 9:10 a.m. on Saturday morning June 7th, the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a burglary in progress on 710 Street in the southeast part of Dodge County.

July 2, 2014

Who benefits from shopping locally?

That is the question asked many times when the request for donations by local businesses continues to grow.

July 9, 2014

State health officials offer six simple steps to make summer swimming safe

Despite the rain and flooding that has affected much of the state, the Fourth of July holiday is expected to once again be a busy time for Minnesota’s beaches and pools. State health officials are taking the opportunity to remind Minnesotans that everyone has a role to play when it comes to keeping swimming healthy and fun.

July 16, 2014

157th Dodge County Free Fair “Fun To See In 2014”

Dodge County Fair, July 16 - 20, 2014 will be an EXCITING WEEK with many new attractions. The Fair promotes education and entertainment for the young and old.

July 2, 2014

157th Dodge County Free Fair “Fun To See In 2014”

Dodge County Fair, July 16 - 20, 2014 will be an EXCITING WEEK with many new attractions. The Fair promotes education and entertainment for the young and old.

July 9, 2014

City on the lookout for emerald ash borer

The start of spring is the best time for residents to look for signs of emerald ash borer (EAB). The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is urging homeowners, especially in and near the EAB quarantined counties of Hennepin, Ramsey, Houston and WInona, to search ash trees for potential infestation.

July 16, 2014

Mantorville to connect to Kasson wastewater treatment plant

Wednesday evening the Kasson City Council approved a 24 page document that will allow Mantorville to connect to the Kasson wastewater treatment plant. The Mantorville Council was expected to approve the agreement at their regular meeting Monday (July 14) meeting.

June 25, 2014

Mantorville Stagecoach Days this Weekend!!!

You have seen the banners. You have read the posters. Now, grab your old timey cowboy costume and head on over to Mantorville. Celebrate as only Mantorvillains can celebrate with a lot of music, a bit of history and a host of local costumed characters.

June 25, 2014

Dodge included as a disaster area!

After recent severe storms and flooding across Minnesota, Governor Mark Dayton issued an Executive Order declaring a state of emergency in 35 counties, including Dodge and Olmsted Counties.

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July 2, 2014

Some residents barking at new Kasson-Mantorville Dog Park

Not everyone was pleased that the Mantorville City Council approved the dog park at their meeting June 23, 2014.

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