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MABEL: Steam Engine Days mark 55th year

The 56th annual Hesper-Mabel Steam Engine Days will be Sept. 5-7 at the Steam Engine Grounds in Mabel.

This is the oldest steam-engine show in the state. In addition to old steam engines working, it includes sporting events, a craft show, a skid loader derby, an antique show, a parade, food, dances and an Old West show.

For more information, call Mabel City Hall at (507) 493-5299 or go to www.steamenginedays.com.

DODGE COUNTY: Sheriff’s office to get laser radar

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The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office will be awarded a laser radar from the Department of Public Safety for participating in a seat-belt mobilization effort in May.

The event will take place at 11 a.m. Sept. 6 at the Dodge County Annex in Meeting Room A.

WINONA: Healthy Kids Club for ages 6-11

The kickoff for the Healthy Kids Club will be from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 27 at Winona Middle School.

The program for children ages 6 through 11 is part of a program of Winona Health. The event is free, but children must be accompanied by adults.

To learn more about other Winona Health programs for the next two months, go to www.Winonahealth.org.

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