Dassel Elementary School students looked excited and thrilled to receive high-fives from firefighters and teachers during a presentation at school for Fire Prevention Week.
Mark Kivisto of Dassel plans to expand treeStory, his tree service business.
Cokato Elementary Principal Brian Franklin assisted students Lily Gesinger and Rogan Mattson as they delivered morning announcements at school Oct. 11. Franklin said having students present the announcements is a fun and enjoyable opportunity for both him and the students.
Here's a look at two of the top stories in the Oct. 18 paper:
Dassel man’s tree service is growing
DASSEL, MN Mark Kivisto, of Dassel, started Kivisto West Tree Service as a simple side project five years ago. Today, that “side project,” now named treeStory, is a thriving business that does work all over the state. Besides a variety of residential tree work such as branch trimming and tree removal, the company clears trees for power lines, construction areas, and Department of Transportation projects all over the state of Minnesota.