Faribault County Newswire

Faribault County Newswire

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  1. B.E. shops have optionsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Sentinel

    Director Tim Clawson of the Faribault County Economic Development Agency gave an update on future activities at the board meeting Wednesday in Blue Earth. One of those updates included notification of an upcoming meeting in October concerning the Main Street Project in Blue Earth.

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  2. Pre-trial conference for Wieland set Oct. 26Read the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Journal

    A Faribault County judge has set Oct. 26 at 11 a.m. as the date for a pre-trial conference for New Ulm Police Chief Myron Wieland, who is facing misdemeanor charges of domestic abuse and disturbing the peace following an incident at his home in New Ulm last week. Faribault County District Judge Douglas Richards is presiding over the case, which is being heard in Faribault County to avoid potential conflicts with the courts and law enforcement in New Ulm.

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  3. Main Street issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Faribault County Register

    ... as well, Brown said, and will furnish the major part of the funding and also will have the final say. Faribault County engineer Mark Daly was at the public meeting and explained the project is expected to cost $1.2 million. "We can pave a mile of a ...

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  4. Palm has response to policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Faribault County Register

    "Transgender" is a relatively new term to the Blue Earth community and Faribault County as a whole. And, recently, the Blue Earth City Council has been discussing a new policy that will affect transgender community members and others.

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  5. Wieland faces three charges, posts $5K bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Journal

    New Ulm Police Chief Myron Wieland was charged Friday with two counts of misdemeanor domestic assault and one count of misdemeanor disorderly conduct in Faribault County District Court. Each charge carries a maximum of 90 days in jail, a $1,000 fine, or both.

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  6. Bucs take on CardsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Faribault County Register

    ... ards. The Bucs played host to the St. James Saints on Aug. 28. Coverage of that game will be in next week's Faribault County Register.

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  7. New Ulm police chief charged with domestic assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | TwinCities

    New Ulm Police Chief Myron Wieland was charged Friday with two counts of misdemeanor domestic assault and one count of misdemeanor disorderly conduct Friday in Faribault County District Court. Bail was set at $5,000 Friday morning at Wieland's initial court appearance.

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  8. Wieland faces three chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Journal

    New Ulm Police Chief Myron Wieland was charged Friday with two counts of misdemeanor domestic assault and one count of misdemeanor disorderly conduct Friday in Faribault County District Court. Bail was set at $5,000 Friday morning at Wieland's initial court appearance.

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  9. Wieland to make court appearanceRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Journal

    New Ulm Police Chief Myron Wieland was scheduled for a Friday morning appearance in Faribault County Court on charges of alleged domestic abuse, according to information from KEYC-TV. The criminal complaint against Wieland had not been filed as of 5 p.m. Thursday, court officials said.

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  10. Blue Earth gears up for parking planRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sentinel

    An informal public meeting was conducted Wednesday at the Faribault County Agricultural Center to discuss parking conditions and proposed improvements for Main Street between Fifth and Seventh Streets. Proposed improvements include plans for maintaining current angled parking, utilizing the existing number of stalls, while designating four stalls for handicap parking.

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  11. New Ulm police chief arrested in domestic assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | TwinCities

    New Ulm Police Chief Myron Neil Wieland was arrested and jailed Wednesday afternoon following allegations of domestic assault at his home, according to the Brown County sheriff's office. Wieland, 54, was booked into the Brown County Jail and immediately transferred to the Faribault County Jail in Blue Earth, where he was booked in at 2:38 p.m. Wednesday, according to jail records.

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  12. NU Police Chief arrested for alleged domestic assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Journal

    ... 600 S. Payne St. at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. He was booked into the Brown County Jail and transported to the Faribault County Jail in Blue Earth, where he remains in custody, according to a Brown County Sheriff's Office news release. Formal charges are ...

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  13. Former BE man gives Gov. Scott Walker a giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Faribault County Register

    ... gathering for the Minnesota Jobs Coalition. Engesser, a part-time cartoonist whose work has appeared in the Faribault County Register in the past, decided to surprise Walker with a gift. "Since O'Gara's is the one-time home of my idol, legendary ...

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  14. A dream to honor local veterans with a memorial in BE leads to the Last RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Faribault County Register

    Terry Keithahn has a dream build a Veterans Memorial in Blue Earth that would honor all Faribault County veterans, especially those killed in action in the line of duty. The first was to ask that the block of Sixth Street, from Main to Nicollet, be blocked off for one day and night.

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  15. Blue Earth taking four tax-forfeited lotsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Faribault County Register

    ... to purchase four properties before an auction being held by the county, but decided to pass on another. Faribault County Auditor/Treasurer John Thompson had furnished a list of five tax-forfeited properties inside the city limits of Blue Earth that ...

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  16. Planning for a big moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Faribault County Register

    And, with such a big project in progress, the Faribault County Commissioners wanted an update on how the updates, moves and repairs were going to take place. "Right now we are currently working on the Ag Center and old jail building designs," Mickelson said.

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  17. Feedlot to get permit, with changeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Sentinel

    Faribault County planning and zoning administrator Michelle Stindtman spoke to county commissioners Tuesday about two conditional use permits for proposed feedlot expansions. One permit was requested by Maple Valley Pork, located in Lura Township.

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  18. Taking on some old propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Faribault County Register

    ... is the north end. However, the whole building has already been discussed by both the city of Winnebago and Faribault County. The building was put on the County's radar in May and they already knew it would become a tax forfeited property and not one ...

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  19. The Faribault County Food Shelf prepares for their big moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Faribault County Register

    ... will open on Tuesday, Sept. 4, with everything moved and in place. Some of the board members of the Faribault County Food Shelf stand in the new site for the food shelf at the Ag Center. Left to right are Dave Drescher, Marlene Hanson, Peggy ...

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  20. News, Sports, Jobs, Community InfoRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Sentinel

    ... Department in Fairmont from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 15-19. There will be a collection for those items at the Faribault County Highway Department from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 17. MANKATO - Interstate 90 motorists in Jackson and Martin County should see ...

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