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Letters to the Editor

Sports Booster Club thankful community raised $9,510 at cake auction

The All-Sports Booster Club would like to thank the Dalton Community for the continued support of the annual cake auction. This year an amazing $9,510 was raised with half of the winning bids going directly back to the sport. Thank you to the coaches, athletes, parents, and businesses that put time into making this event…

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Huge ‘Thank You’ to dedicated KVFD for help in the snow

We want to give a huge “Thank You” to the Kidron Volunteer Fire Dept. On the very snowy morning of Friday, Feb 4th, we needed a transport to the Wooster Community Hospital ER. We couldn’t get out of our driveway, actually getting stuck in it. In a very timely manner they came with a pick-up…

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DGKN contributor thanks residents for collaboration on snow story project

Several weeks ago, the Dalton Gazette and Kidron News invited readers to contribute snow- related pictures they’ve taken either recently or those captured years ago. The invitation also included sharing stories of snow experiences. A large thank you to all those who became involved by contributing to the reading audience. Hopefully, this exercise wore off…

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Reader especially enjoyed June 16 DGKN edition

Really enjoyed your latest edition (June 16). The ‘wedding anniversary’, interview about EWFD, Hochstetler article, were all very well done and timely. Keep up the good work! (Also, I wondered who planted the geranium on my father-in-law’s grave. Now I know.) Thanks again for your good work for the community! John Hostetler, Dalton

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POSITIVE PRESS: Thankful for local history feature

Thank you for the Feb. 24, 2021, feature article regarding the restoration of the buggy shop at Sonnenberg Village which contained, for me, a surprising and meaningful piece of community and family history. I always knew my father, Elam Gerber, along with Willis Sommer (pictured with others), operated the Kidron IGA Store beginning around 1930…

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Residents thankful to Dalton schools

There is not a week that goes by the we are not reminded that many schools in America are still closed, estimated at 50 percent are still closed. This causes me to be thankful of our schools, the Administration, School Board, and the teachers for keeping our school open at the risk of themselves and…

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