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Marine to receive Silver Star for rescuing 'grievously wounded' comrade
A former U.S. Marine from Prior Lake, Minn., was scheduled to receive one of the military's top honors for rescuing a comrade from capture in Afghanistan by the Taliban while firing on the enemy and doing so while being wounded himself.
Winona diocese posts names of priests
WINONA?- The Diocese of Winona released a statement Monday by Bishop John M. Quinn that included a list of priests with credible accusations of abuse.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Phillip D. Goraczkowski
Services for Phillip D. Goraczkowski, 67, of Fairmont will be 11 a.m. Friday at East Chain Lutheran Church, East Chain.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Salon, flower shop will replace J&R Drug
Two local women have purchased the J&R Gift and Floral building on Downtown Plaza and will relocate their existing businesses early next year.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Brickner pleads guilty to arson, threat
A three-day trial was scheduled to begin today in Martin County District Court for the man accused of starting a fire at the Lincoln School building in Fairmont in April 2012.
Shiela K. - Peach' Chaffee
Memorial services for Shiela K. "Peach" Chaffee, 69, of Fairmont, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Fairmont.
Clara R. Wolter
A Mass of Christian burial for Clara R. Wolter, 94, of East Chain, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Holy Family Catholic Church in East Chain.
Time to repeal taxes
With the recent news that Minnesota is expected to see a $1 billion budget surplus for the remainder of the 2014-15 biennium, it's clear that Democrats made a mistake by forcing hardworking Minnesotans to pay more last session.
Fairmont OKs 3.1% levy hike
The council approved a preliminary increase of 3.1 percent in September, to generate an additional $96,400 for the 2014 budget.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Christmas comes early for military families
Christmas came a little early for the Red Bull unit, with the Martin County Beyond The Yellow Ribbon Military Family Christmas Banquet this weekend at the Armory.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
A four-year safety record
On Nov. 23, the 3M Fairmont site reached the safety milestone of working 1 million hours without a lost time incident, an achievement nearly four years in the making.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Therapists offer peace, wellness
Peace, wellness, restoration - these are the goals massage therapists Erin Howk and Stacie Gerhardt have for their clients at The Healing Place.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Mae V. Klug
Services for Mae V. Klug, 91, of Fairmont will be 11 a.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Welcome.
Subbert earns statewide award
"This hotel is a human institution to serve people" is a phrase from "The Stranger Within Our Gates" travelers prayer that made an impression on Jason Subbert from the first time he read it.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Featured artist has near, dear subjects
Most of Robin Brown's art work focuses on a seemingly unrelated trio of topics: horses, crows and women.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Gift of time helpful
The Salvation Army of Fairmont would like to thank everyone for helping with the Thanksgiving dinner by setting up, cooking, serving and cleaning up, and for all the donations given for the dinner.
Red Rock plans 100th show
Red Rock Center for the Arts in Fairmont is searching for area artists to feature at a milestone show in February.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Ronald G. Fullerton
Visitation for Ronald G. Fullerton, 71, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Ronald Gene Fullerton was born March 18, 1942, in Beaver Falls, Minn., the son of George and Nellie Fullerton.
The venture for a dog park in Fairmont began in September 2013 at a meeting with the Fairmont Park Board.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Norene Y. Chipman
Service for Norene Y. Chipman, 65, of Fairmont will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel of Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont.