Faribault County Newswire

Faribault County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Faribault County, MN.

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  1. W'bago restaurant gets backingRead the original story

    Saturday | The Faribault County Register

    "Guy's Big Boy Burger," an influx of barbeque and a proposed Winnebago restaurant got another green light on Tuesday. Roughly two weeks after the city's Economic Development Authority signed off on a loan request from Scott and Katie Reisenbigler, the locals behind a plan to revive and remake the Winnebago Grill, the Faribault County EDA did the same at its meeting this week.

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  2. Fixing all the county highwaysRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Faribault County Register

    By 2021, the Faribault County Board of Commissioners wants the percentage of paved county miles in "good" condition to have doubled. And they approved county engineer Mark Daly's plan to make that happen Tuesday, signing off on a projected five-year forecast that includes an estimated $22.15 million in construction costs.

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  3. April auction for items at Three SistersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Faribault County Register

    ... a discussion with the County Board and come to an agreement about the sale of the items," Tim Clawson of Faribault County Development Corporation explained. "They have agreed that we can conduct the auction sale and we can have the proceeds and use ...

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  4. People & EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Sentinel

    Fairmont Eagles will host events this weekend at the club located at 1228 W. Lake Ave., Fairmont. First they will have Happy Hour from 5-7 p.m. tonight, featuring $5 burger baskets with choice of potato.

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  5. ELM Homes adding 2 moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Faribault County Register

    ... around Southern Minnesota and is doing some expansion this year, according to Tim Clawson, director of the Faribault County Development Corporation, which has been assisting Blue Earth with the project. "The EDA and the HRA are assisting with ...

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  6. 'Bago EDA helps fund restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Faribault County Register

    ... inquiry regarding a purchase of the Grill since its sudden summer closing, puts both the Winnebago and Faribault County EDAs in partnership with Scott, who comes from Mankato. As city administrator Chris Ziegler explained and the board members later ...

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  7. BE Fit is backRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Faribault County Register

    ... one, Stindtman admits, and it is not going to pull her away from her full-time responsibilities with Faribault County's Soil & Water Conservation District. But it was also a relatively seamless transition to the downtown business world and, more ...

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  8. Register staff takes home 5 newspaper awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Faribault County Register

    The Faribault County Register staff was once again recognized for excellence at the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Annual Convention held last week in the Twin Cities. The Register received a total of five awards two first place, two second places and one third place in various categories of the MNA Better Newspaper Contest.

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  9. BE Walmart cat finds new home in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Faribault County Register

    ... happened to be the workplace of Blue Earth's Beth Engeseth, who helps organize the store's donations to the Faribault County Humane Society, and before long, the lost cat was on its way to Makotah Vet Center in town. Contacting the Society and ...

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  10. Eagle Eyes up in the SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | The Faribault County Register

    ... owned more by civilians than the military or scientific outfits in which they largely originated. And even Faribault County has seen the aerial picture-takers sweep onto the scene in recent years, such as via Aker, a Winnebago-based service ...

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  11. Wells turns its attention to local housingRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 28 | The Faribault County Register

    ... Bureau, the American Community Survey, records and data from both the city of Wells and data maintained by Faribault County, as well as information from the Minnesota State Demographer and Esri, Inc., a private data company. There was also data ...

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  12. Dads, daughters invited to danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Sentinel

    FROSTa S- Faribault and Martin County Habitat for Humanity will present its 3rd Annual Father Daughter Dance on Saturday in Frost. The fundraiser has created excitement in the community over the past few years, as it has brought together fathers and daughters across the two counties for a night out that is unlike many others.

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  13. County sides with Weber, against attorney's adviceRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 21 | The Faribault County Register

    Seeking action from the Faribault County Board of Commissioners on a requested rezoning of his property for the third time in three months, Weber got the green light of approval via a 3-1 vote, enabling him to proceed with residential construction on what was deemed agricultural land. The approval, with only commissioner Tom Loveall casting a vote of opposition, came despite the county's legal counsel, attorney Troy Timmerman, suggesting otherwise.

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  14. She is the new face at the local CADA officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Faribault County Register

    Same dependable services, but a brand new face in the Faribault County office. The Committee Against Domestic Abuse, or CADA, which is stationed in Mankato, has a new program coordinator in their Blue Earth-based office.

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  15. One look, a lifetime of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Faribault County Register

    ... a farm boy from Elmore, Minnesota, ever happened is really quite a story. Hailing from small-town Elmore in?Faribault County, Ernie went on his first double date with Gladys around New York City, after the couple had met in Gladys' Jamaica, New ...

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  16. Wedded the Western wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Faribault County Register

    ... - and that is exactly what he and his new bride opted to center their special day on just outside of Faribault County. Cash and Rosie Huntington, top right, brought the outdoorsy Western scene to their own wedding last October. Their bridal party, ...

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  17. Prairieland OKs mold projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Sentinel

    A mold remediation project that has been discussed for several months is beginning at the Prairieland garbage-processing plant in Truman. Prairieland's board of directors - the commissioners of Martin and Faribault counties - approved the low bid for the project Friday.

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  18. News, Sports, JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Sentinel

    A man and a woman from Alden suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a one-vehicle accident on Highway 109 in Faribault County on Monday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The accident occurred at 8:31 p.m. near Wells.

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  19. Monday night rollover injures two people from AldenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | KIMT

    The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened around 8:30 pm on Highway 109, about 2 A1 2 miles west of Wells in Faribault County. 42-year-old David Ray Masters of Alden was driving east on 109 when he lost control, went into the ditch and rolled.

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  20. All ready to start the new yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | The Faribault County Register

    ... who agreed to continue on the library board; and David Lein and Norm Hall, who agreed to continue on the Faribault County Fitness Center board. In addition, councilman Dan Warner agreed to fill an open spot on the Airport Advisory Commission, and ...

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