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By Publisher & Editor:

Randy Carlsen

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© Copyright Dodge County Independent 2015

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April 15, 2015

Parking Sign

You know how at times that it's the simple things that can please us? For years the DCI had battled non-customers parking vehicles directly at the front door of the business which made it more difficult for customers to enter the business.

April 22, 2015

Editorial: Standing In Line

Last week the media reported long lines waiting to enter a new sporting goods store at the mall in Rochester. I think you know the store. I can't understand why people would wait for hours to be the first ones into the store.

April 15, 2015

Leaving Early

The NCAA men's basketball tournament and Final Four tournament are two of the most watched sporting events at the college or professional level. With the season over players then announce they will be entering the NBA draft.

April 8, 2015

Travels

While traveling a person can run into interesting situations and meet interesting people. Last week my wife and I took a trip to Cape Coral, Florida. I can officially scratch off another bucket list item by having attended a Minnesota Twins spring training game.

April 1, 2015

Healthy Schools

The healthy eating initiative in schools is due to the actions of Michelle Obama and part of the "Let's Move" campaign to reduce childhood obesity. Another part of the campaign is to promote more physical activity.

April 8, 2015

Which Would be Worse

I am not sure which could be worse. Would you rather work in an impound lot in a big city where vehicles get towed and the owner has to come and pay a fine to retrieve a vehicle or would you rather work in an airport and deal with passengers who have lost luggage?

April 22, 2015

Shooting

A week ago Sunday I was sweeping the garage. Normally I procrastinate on a chore like that, but it was finally nice enough to get out and start on a couple of spring chores.

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April 1, 2015

Police File

At one time we ran weekly records of Dodge County Sheriff's office court report which included speeding, DUI arrests, domestics, etc. I know there are readers who liked reading that information.

March 25, 2015

Editorial: Grandchild

Of course for my wife and me becoming grandparents was a thrill. You try and anticipate what it is going to be like, but it's way more special than a person can imagine. I know having our three children was very special, but that was also a very different stage in our lives.