17 hrs ago
Evansville Courier & Press
Better fuel economy, high cost of corn taking toll on ethanol makers
Jerry Holt/Minneapolis Star Tribune Dwayne Ehlert, 70, stands outside the shuttered Biofuels Energy Corp.
21 hrs ago
Long, long ago
A man came into the Sentinel this week; he'd been cleaning out some stuff and found an old newspaper from December 1987 - with "By JODELLE GREINER" on the front page.
Thu May 23, 2013
Struggling ethanol makers hope to snap back
Dwayne Ehlert, 70, stands outside the shuttered Biofuels Energy Corp. ethanol plant in Fairmont, Minnesota.
Transit system to be run locally
The most recent contract with Fairlakes Transportation of Fairmont expired at the end of 2012.
Funds could boost water quality
Landowners in the Big Twin Lake-Elm Creek watershed near Trimont have an opportunity to get help implementing water conservation practices.
Curtis John Bentson
A memorial and prayer service for Curtis John Bentson, , of Winnebago, formerly of Fairmont, will be 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25, at United Methodist Church, 119 E. 2nd St., in Fairmont.
Wed May 22, 2013
Thank you, Fairmont
On Saturday, May 18, Fairmont Soccer Association hosted our annual Spring Soccer Shake-Out Soccer Festival at Jeffrey Kot Soccer Fields in Fairmont.
Mon May 20, 2013
A look back at FFA's 1st year
Fairmont Area Schools' agriculture and FFA programs are milestones in and of themselves, given the extensive community backing that has made them possible.
Fri May 17, 2013
Funeral services for Marthe Becker, 69, of Northrop, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2013, at St.
Thu May 16, 2013
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
3M Donates $10,000 to Fairmont 8th Graders
FAIRMONT, Minn. - Fairmont may have an easier time keeping their kids in class, as the school has received a grant for new robots.
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
Tougher Absence Policy Coming to Fairmont
FAIRMONT, Minn. - Fairmont Area Schools have decided to make their policies regarding absences and tardiness a little tougher.
Wed May 15, 2013
Grant to boost robotics
Fairmont Area School Board has accepted a $10,000 grant from 3M. The money will be used to buy robotics kits for eighth-graders. Algebra teacher Brad Haugen said the kits may be able to help students make the jump from math on a worksheet to math in action.
Tue May 14, 2013
Fairmont takes aim at truancy
Fairmont Area students are skipping more class, and have been late and truant more often, compared to last school year.
Sisters turn to their small town
Fairmont has been home to the Schultze sisters their entire lives, and these days, they are appreciating small-town life more than ever.
Mon May 13, 2013
Memorial services for Alice Riggle, 66, of Hutchinson, formerly of Fairmont, will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson.
Sun May 12, 2013
No. 5 Fairmont downs Marshall
Fairmont right-hander Bryce Holm fired a one-hit complete-game gem to guide the Class AA, No.
Fri May 10, 2013
Paschke ending his tenure
After graduation, when he began teaching math and coaching, he took an interest in the emerging technology.
Isenberg-Stith to wed June 8
Parents of the couple are Gary and Kathy Isenberg of Fairmont, Joel Kotewa of Fairmont, and Scott and Monica Stith of Truman.
Thu May 09, 2013
Public market in Fairmont?
A public market called NewBo City Market opened in October 2012 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and I work there.
'Gypsy Way' opens downtown
The establishment is located in the former Salvation Army thrift store building, but Clymer is quick to clarify The Gypsy Way is not a thrift store.