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Leaders delve into community
The 25 participants spent the day learning the roles of city and county government officials, and their relationship to the rest of the community.
Steen, Peterson power Magic to opening victory
Rebecca Steen and Beraiah Peterson packed a lethal 1-2 scoring punch in the all-around competition to power the Martin County Area Magic to a season-opening 137.125-123.325 gymnastics victory over the Luverne Cardinals on Tuesday night in Luverne.
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.
No levy increase, but some Sherburn residents upset
During the city of Sherburn's Truth in Taxation meeting Monday, the council revealed there will be no levy increase next year.
Spee, Toland ending careers
The two men began their law enforcement careers in the 1970s, and were partners at one point.
Foundation grant goes to - Christmas Carol'
Martin County Area Foundation has stepped up to underwrite the $25 fee for all participants in the upcoming workshop and performance of "A Christmas Carol" at the Fairmont Opera House.
Thanks for donations
Martin County Beyond the Yellow Ribbon delivered Thanksgiving groceries to military families.
Beyond the Yellow Ribbon: Something to be thankful for
About 60 Martin County families who have loved ones in the military received Thanksgiving food baskets this weekend, courtesy of the local Beyond the Yellow Ribbon organization.
Sherburn residents learn about predator
Eleven residents turned out Thursday evening to hear an informational meeting regarding a level three predatory offender who recently relocated to Sherburn.
Make the right choice
My name is Ralph Avallone and I am founder and president of the National Green Energy Council, an advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C. We have assisted many communities across our great nation in creating partnerships that are profitable, create jobs and reduce taxpayer subsidies.
Rehab program helps 23 households
"We are in the second year of the grant now," Judd Schultz, housing services director for Minnesota Valley Action Council, reported to Martin County Commissioners on Tuesday.
Group grateful for help
On behalf of the Martin County Historical Society board of directors, I would like to thank the Martin County Youth Foundation of the Minnesota Community Foundation for its generous grant of $1,200 to our organization in support of our school visitation program.
Kenneth F. Stoneback
A funeral service for Kenneth F. Stoneback, 90, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at te United Methodist Church, Fairmont, with interment in Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont.
Memorial services for Mari Lee Baker, 51, of Granada, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont with full military honors by the Lee C. Prentice American Legion Post #36 and the Martin County VFW Post#1222.
Drug court marks 50th grad
"I was arrested in Jackson County for selling meth," she said. "I spent two nights in jail ... It was like I had blinders on.