Faribault County Newswire

Faribault County Newswire

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

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  1. Get ready to 'Bike Faribault County'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Faribault County Register

    But, it's not just a road trip or a quick visit to friends in another community within the county. It is?the first-ever Bike Faribault County Day, a day organized to utilize the newly paved shoulders along Highway 109.

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  2. Looking for more office spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Faribault County Register

    After a work session with I&S Group last month, the County Board wanted to look into the feasibility of utilizing the Ag Center for some of their offices. Last week Dawn Fellows, central services director, received the results from ISG's assessment of the Ag Center and shared them with the Faribault County Commissioners during their meeting last Tuesday.

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  3. Faribault County gets ready to rideRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Sentinel

    Grab your helmets, check your tires and be prepared to ride. Faribault County will host an event for bikers from 8 a.m. to noon May 30. Leave the leather at home, though - the ride is for cyclists, not for those who cruise on their treasured hog.

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  4. A special Memorial Day serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Faribault County Register

    ... as the main speaker. Johnson is a military history expert. While there are 400 Civil War veterans buried in Faribault County, there is only one veteran of the War of 1812. Just last year, it was discovered that Schermerhorn Cemetery had two veterans ...

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  5. Avian flu scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Faribault County Register

    The phrase avian flu has become an everyday topic of discussion, especially in the Midwest. And while it appears no farmers in Faribault County have been affected, precautions are starting to be taken, even by backyard poultry farmers.

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  6. The Bucs' big winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Faribault County Register

    ... when they won a 6-1 victory over Pipestone. Details were not available as of press time for this week's Faribault County Register. At No. 1 singles, Chandler Kienitz lost 6-1, 6-1, to Andrew Johnson. Jaron King fell 6-2, 6-1 to Nick Newman at No. 2 ...

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  7. W'bago backs Heartland actionRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Sentinel

    ... officer. Davis also serves as a part-time officer in Blue Earth, where he lives, as well as working at the Faribault County Jail. Eleven applications were received by the city for lifeguard positions, with two candidates who will complete their ...

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  8. Chronic poacher faces nearly $4,000 in fines and restitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Northland Press

    A Minnesota bear guide faces significant fines and restitution after recently pleading guilty in Cook and Faribault county district courts to illegally hunting bear, deer and other animals. This follows a multi-year Department of Natural Resources poaching investigation.

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  9. County to help the small townsRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | The Faribault County Register

    The Faribault County Board found a way to lend a helping hand to their smaller communities in the form of $350,000. That amount is what the commissioners approved at their meeting last Tuesday as funding for a cooperative project revolving loan fund.

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  10. Authorities ID Motorcyclist Killed in Faribault County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KSTP

    Authorities have identified the people involved in a deadly motorcycle crash in Faribault County. The crash happened about 10:30 a.m. Sunday on County Road 17 south of Highway 109.

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  11. Two killed in separate Minnesota crashes, State Patrol saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Star Tribune

    ... waiting to turn when it was rear-ended and forced into the path of an oncoming GMC Yukon. At 10:30 a.m. in Faribault County west of Albert Lea, Klinton Blackdeer, 30, of Altoona, Iowa, was killed when his motorcycle was struck on County Road 17 by a ...

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  12. Minnesota: Two die on state roads SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | TwinCities

    ... release a description of the third vehicle or any other details about the crash. At 10:30 a.m. Sunday in Faribault County, a motorcyclist died in a crash on County Road 17 south of Highway 109 when the driver of a 1992 Harley Davidson struck a 2006 ...

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  13. Two crashes in southern MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | KIMT

    The Minnesota State Patrol says around 10:30 am Sunday, there was a fatal crash in Faribault County on County Road C-17 just south of Highway 109. No names have been released but a report states that a Dodge Caravan was turning to enter a driveway when it collided with a southbound Harley Davidson motorcycle.

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  14. Chronic Poacher Faces Nearly $4,000 in Fines and Restitution in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | AmmoLand

    A Minnesota bear guide faces significant fines and restitution after recently pleading guilty in Cook and Faribault county district courts to illegally hunting bear, deer and other animals. This follows a multi-year Department of Natural Resources poaching investigation.

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  15. BEA baseball team falls to the Saints, 13-3Read the original story

    Saturday May 9 | The Faribault County Register

    ... and had six strikeouts. The Buccaneers played again at home on Friday night. However, that was after the Faribault County Register deadline and results will be featured in next week's issue. However, the game ended in just five innings when the ...

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  16. Program offers vets discountsRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Sentinel

    Martin County is joining Faribault and Watonwan counties as the first in Minnesota to take part in the Honor Rewards program, announced County Recorder Kay Wrucke. "A veteran of any service" can sign up for Honor Rewards and receive discounts, promotions and other incentives from area businesses, she said.

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  17. Bear guide convicted of poaching faces nearly $4,000 in finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Star Tribune

    After a multi-year investigation, a Minnesota bear guide faces nearly $4,000 in fines and restitution after recently pleading guilty in Cook and Faribault county district courts to illegally hunting bear, deer and other animals. Brandon R. Greeley, 28, of Blue Earth and a licensed bear guide in Tofte was convicted of several gross misdemeanor and misdemeanor charges, fined nearly $4,000, and his hunting privileges were revoked for three years.

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  18. Faribault Co. to help small citiesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Sentinel

    Faribault County commissioners voted Tuesday to establish a Cooperative Project Revolving Loan Fund, to assist small cities and townships with road construction projects. The idea for the loan fund is a result of County Auditor John Thompson being asked to provide a solution for local governments to be able to borrow funds from the county.

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  19. A $4.4 million extreme makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Faribault County Register

    The Faribault County Courthouse is a staple in downtown Blue Earth, and is not only an aesthetic part of the community but also is the home to integral services for all the residents in Faribault County. Some of the staff within the courthouse has been assessing the space in the courthouse, security issues and overall use of the building.

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  20. They're off to a fast, fabulous startRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Faribault County Register

    ... return on their dollars, Penny said. Over the past years, SMIF has made some significant investments in Faribault County, to the tune of $1.1 million. They have made 15 loans in the county, totaling $809,000 as well as 69 grants of $341,742. ...

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