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.
DeJong-Stensland to wed
Parents of the couple are Sherri DeJong of Blue Earth, Robert Stromberg of East Chain, Michael and Diane DeJong of Fairmont, and Larry and Deb Stensland of Granada.
Wed May 08, 2013
Students get advice, options
Four days per week, Jason Subbert, general manager for Torgerson Properties in Fairmont, takes time out of his schedule to share a riddle with a group of high-schoolers. They are there as part of a work program, using time during the school day to get real-life experience.
Tue May 07, 2013
Faye L. Hogan
Mass of Christian Burial for Faye L. Hogan, 78, of rural Sherburn will be 11 a.m. Friday at St.
Lillian M. Madsen
Mass of Christian burial for Lillian M. Madsen, 91, of Fairmont, will be 11 a.m. Friday at St.
Recognizing teachers ...
Teachers in Fairmont and in communities across the nation will be in the spotlight today.
Mon May 06, 2013
Sukalski-O'Brien wed Nov. 17
Kristina Marie Sukalski and Colin Richard O'Brien were married Nov. 17, 2012, at Grace Lutheran Church, Fairmont.
Sat May 04, 2013
The Faribault County Register
After that night of horror
A man dressed in black and wearing a dark ski mask covering his face broke into the house Freeman was living in on Fourth Street in Blue Earth during the middle of the night.