3 hrs ago
Bryan K. Moore, 36, of Fairmont received a stay of adjudication on a charge of domestic assault-intentionally attempt to inflict bodily harm; one year supervised probation, follow all conditions set forth in the probation agreement, no misdemeanor violations, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random ... (more)
7 hrs ago
Cool friends join challenge
Gloria Laue was surrounded by family, friends, former co-workers and Ingleside health care staff Friday as the group undertook the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
12 hrs ago
Author inspired by troubled kids
"Why didn't I have these ideas when my kids were growing up?" author Brandie J. Larson asks with a laugh.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
What does a citizen of Fairmont do when they need a street light and a partially dead tree with electrical lines running through it issue resolved? I wasn't sure, so I googled City of Fairmont and proceeded to the Fairmont.org website, where I was greeted by a fresh, easy to navigate homepage.
School meals take planning
Feeding up to 1,800 students and staff each school day is a daunting mission. The constant challenge is compounded when coupled with frequent changes in government-mandated nutritional guidelines.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Barry R. Hilgendorf
A Celebration of Life service for Barry R. Hilgendorf, 55, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Kenneth E. Brick, 66, of Minnetonka; Steven D. Kanatz, 59, of Brooklyn Center; Sean P. Quinn, 42, of Brookfield, Wis.; James W. Schuhrke, 44, of Hammond, Ind.; each fined $120.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Pipestone County Star
Phyllis "PK" Kortuem
Phyllis "PK" Kortuem, 73, Pipestone, died Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at her home. Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, Aug. 18 at St. Leo Catholic Church with Msgr.
Carving allows creativity in wood
When you attend a local art show, note closely the different works. Often they will reflect the unique personalities of their creators.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Program aims to feed hungry kids
How can we help the whole world or even our nation if the children in our own communities lack the nutrition they need? From 4-7 p.m. Aug. 26, the agriculture cooperative will host a freewill meal at the Five Lakes Centre parking lot in Fairmont.
Red Rock print helps fund arts
Red Rock Center for the Arts in Fairmont is releasing a collector print of the building as a fundraising effort to finance ongoing support of the arts.
Leonora: Storm damage remains
It's been almost a year since Super Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines. Since then, Leonora Chadderdon of Fairmont has been raising funds to help her many family members in the Philippines rebuild their homes.
Burglar sentenced to 5 years
A homeless man who broke into several homes in Fairmont on March 14 has received a prison sentence of nearly five years.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Sherburn cafe impresses judges, public
Cup N' Saucer Cafe of Sherburn, serving confit pork with corn grits, kale and bacon powder, nabbed first place with the judges and the people at the Martin County Pork Cook-Off on Wednesday.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Beckendorf not running
Fairmont Area School Board member Sandy Beckendorf informed her fellow board members Tuesday that she will not be running for another term.
50 years of fair entries
Donna Hillestad isn't counting the years, but just knows entering her many crafts at the Martin County Fair has become a habit.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Bruce Fredrick Kastning, age 88, of Walker, Minn., formerly of Fairmont, Minn., went home on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at the May Creek Senior Living Campus in Walker, with his family by his side.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Eugene P. McDonald
A Celebration of Life Service for Eugene P. McDonald, 82, of Welcome will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Welcome.
Giving it all away for free
There were lots of smiles Saturday morning as the Fairmont Evangelical Covenant Church held its Free-For-All.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
David M. Smith, 70, of Coon Rapids; John F. Hoese, 52, of Watertown; Melanie Sinclair, 34, of Slinger, Wis.; each fined $130.