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  1. Addition at fitness center attracts crowdRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sentinel

    The addition to the Faribault County Fitness Center has brought them in - and offering free classes didn't hurt, either. "This morning it was insane, totally insane," said Michelle Hall, director of the center.

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  2. Loveall, Nelson seeking seatRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sentinel

    Two candidates are competing for the District 4 seat on the Faribault County Commission. Tom Loveall is the incumbent while Rob Nelson is the challenger.

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  3. Faribault Co. race: Steele challenges YoungRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sentinel

    Two candidates are competing for the District 2 seat on the Faribault County Commission. Greg Young is the incumbent and Milton Steele is the challenger.

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  4. Getting it all in shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Faribault County Register

    This event, to be held Wednesday, Oct. 1, at the Faribault County Fitness Center in Blue Earth, is to celebrate the fitness center's new addition as well as the completion of renovations on the existing building. Free fitness classes and demonstrations will be held from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. followed by the ribbon cutting at 5:30 p.m. "We have a large variety of classes to offer," said Michelle Hall, fitness center director.

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  5. Time to CelebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Faribault County Register

    ... Bucs will take on Jackson on Monday and details from that game will be featured in the next issue of the Faribault County Register. It was a season first for the Blue Earth Area Buccaneers when they shut out their opponents last Tuesday night. The ...

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

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sentinel

    The Faribault County Sheriff's Office will host a collection site for medicines from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. This is a collaborative effort with the federal Drug Enforcement Agency, as well as state and local law enforcement agencies, focused on removing potentially dangerous controlled substances from the nation's medicine cabinets, according to a press release.

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  7. BE narrows administrator candidates down to sevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Faribault County Register

    ... notice and will be leaving the interim city administrator position as of Sept. 29. In an interview with the Faribault County Register after the meeting, Bodem said his new job is out of state. In fact, it is located in a town on the central ...

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  8. County Board will help with demolitionRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Faribault County Register

    ... the past, cities have basically had to knock down residential buildings on their own," said John Thompson, Faribault County auditor/treasurer/ coordinator. "As for commercial businesses, this is something fairly new that we've had to deal with." The ...

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  9. Bucs dominate RebelsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Faribault County Register

    ... this past Friday at Fairmont. Details and photos from the game will be included in the next edition of the Faribault County Register. This coming week they will play their homecoming game on Friday night at Wilson Field when they take on the team ...

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  10. Faribault Co. places preliminary levy at 3%Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Sentinel

    Faribault County commissioners on Tuesday set a preliminary property tax levy hike of 2.9 percent, but it came down to a tie-breaker. County Auditor John Thompson said the 2015 budget includes money for additional employees in the Veterans Service Office, in the Auditor's office, a full-time 4-H coordinator, and a quarter-time sheriff's deputy.

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  11. Blue Earth draft levy at 13 percent, for nowRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Sentinel

    ... lot sits in front of the business. The price is $1. In other land business, Frundt said he will meet with Faribault County commissioners today about the Ankeny building across the street from City Hall. The roof has collapsed and the building needs ...

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  12. In District 2: Mahoney challenges PierceRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Sentinel

    ... "The jail situation will need to be addressed," Mahoney agreed. "Half of our inmates are being housed in Faribault County and it's costing us $60 a day to send them to Blue Earth." Pierce believes the biggest issue facing the county is the Human ...

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  13. A Big South victoryRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Faribault County Register

    ... rival United South Central in Blue Earth. Results of that contest will appear in next week's edition of the Faribault County Register.

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  14. Deputy ready for new role in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Sentinel

    ... months before switching to full-time. After eight years with the department, Bullerman transferred to the Faribault County Sheriff's Office, where he has been a deputy for three years, patrolling the county and responding to emergencies round the ...

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  15. Warmka-Preuss to marryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Sentinel

    ... and Hamline University in business finance and economic development. She works as executive director of Faribault County Development Corporation in Blue Earth. Travis graduated from Jackson High School and South Central College. He works as ...

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  16. Safe routes gets favor from countyRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Faribault County Register

    The Faribault County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution last Tuesday for the city of Wells to receive federal aid for a 'Safe Routes to School' infrastructure. Sidewalks will be added to the southwest side of Wells and a rectangular beacon sign will be placed at the corner of Seventh Street and State Highway 22. Also at the meeting, Kim Sass, president of the library board, was present to go over the county library budget.

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  17. Faribault Co. leaders weigh in on road workRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Sentinel

    Faribault County commissioners on Tuesday approved a final payment to Ulland Bros.

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  18. Marshall downs Blue Earth in rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Marshall Independent

    ... for forty five yards right before the half was a huge play," he said. Photo courtesy of Kevin Mertens/ Faribault County Register Marshall quarterback Brad Bahlmann looks for an open receiver in the Tigers 28-7 win over Blue Earth Friday. The game ...

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  19. Getting animals under her controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | The Faribault County Register

    One of Dorothy Sundquist's first calls as the new Faribault County Animal Control Officer was to capture a family of skunks.

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  20. BEA falls 3-0 to LCWM in first match of seasonRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | The Faribault County Register

    ... oss against LCWM last Tuesday, they played Le Sueur-Henderson last Thursday. The match was played after the Faribault County Register deadline and results will be featured in the next issue.

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