Sunday, August 14, 2022

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Dear Savvy Senior, A while back I read an article about some online tools that can help people search for lost or forgotten money left behind by their deceased relatives, but I’ve misplaced it. Can you help me with this? My mom, who passed away in January, was always bad about keeping up with her...
Motorists west of Rochester will no longer be able to cross Hwy 14 at Olmsted Co. Rd. 44 and 7th St. NW by mid-August, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT maintenance crews will begin removing the medians in late July. This change comes as part of a larger effort to...
4-H members from the county were at the Dodge County Fairgrounds in Kasson Monday tojhave their non-livestock projects judged. The projects covered a wide variety of areas from top, left to right, sewing, growing plants; right, photography and fishing.
Summer in Minnesota means families are once again hitting the road for vacations and weekend fun. While many Minnesotans drive smart, too many are still driving too fast. Speed was the largest contributing factor in fatal traffic crashes during the 100 deadliest days last summer (Memorial Day to...
For the past several summers the American Legion in Dodge Center has played host to the DC Classic Auto Reunion car show. Once each month throughout the summer fans of classic vehicles have a chance to show off their restored cars or just come and get a close look at them. The most recent DC...
Submitted Photos Members of the Kasson-Mantorville fishing team competed recently at the Mississippi River Pool 4 Lund Virtual Tournament. Team members were were top, Braden Davidson, Nick Davidson, Kenyan Seversen; middle row, left, Aricin Carlson, middle row, right, Carson Lamphere; bottom row, left, Keyan Severson, bottom row, right, Pierce Kaiser.
Following a walleye fishing closure in place through Friday, July 15, Mille Lacs Lake anglers can catch and release walleye starting Saturday, July 16, through Wednesday, August 31. After the catch-and-release season, a one-fish walleye limit is scheduled to resume Thursday, Sept. 1, and continue...
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Can parent put ‘student driver’ sticker on car? Question: I have a question as a dad who wants to alert other drivers that my newly licensed daughter is on the road. I would like to put a “student driver” decal on the vehicle. Can I do that? If so, does a student need to be driving? Answer:   I am...
The following misdemeanors and petty misdemeanors were heard in Dodge County District Court the week of June 26 — July 3: Dodge CountySheriff’s Office Elexis A. Brown, 21, Hayfield, DWI, $580, chemical dependency evaluation, community service and 1 year of supervised probation; Trisha L. Busch, 45...
Byron’s school board has six of its seven members up for re-election during November’s election, with filing for the open seats beginning on August 2 and running through August 16. Because of several resignations this last year, “we have three two-year positions and three four-year positions” up...
Mark Lennox, project manager for NextEra’s Dodge County Wind, was at the Dodge County Board meeting last week to update commissioners on the project. He  was joined by Zachary Ruzycki of Great River Energy which is contracted to purchase the electricity produced by the wind turbines. Lennox said...

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