Faribault County Newswire

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  1. Fair stand takes walk on the wild sideRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Sentinel

    People walk by the Wild Side Cafe on Restaurant Row at the Faribault County Fair, stop and glance uncertainly at the menu.

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  2. The Fair Person of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Faribault County Register

    ... a past, but even more fascinating is the story of Yvonne Cory herself. She will be recognized at the 2014 Faribault County Fair as the Fair Person of the Year. As a young girl, Cory and her mother and father began to frequent the Faribault County ...

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  3. Stolen truck under investigationRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Jackson County Pilot

    ... on repairs, it was found the vehicle was not there. The vehicle was located the following day by the Faribault County Sheriff's Office just outside the city of Blue Earth. Jackson County Sheriff Roger Hawkinson urges anyone who may have information ...

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  4. Looking to the futureRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Faribault County Register

    ... in earnest. "We don't really have time to waste," says Linsey Warmka, the executive director of the Faribault County Development Corporation. "We already have a business that wants to begin construction here this year." That business is Kibble ...

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  5. Purvis case closedRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Faribault County Register

    ... involved Purvis, Mayor Rick Scholtes and Purvis's attorney. A copy of the document was obtained by the Faribault County Register last week. In the settlement the city of Blue Earth agreed to accept Purvis resignation of employment with an effective ...

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  6. Faribault Co. Fair honors CoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Sentinel

    Yvonne Cory of Easton has a long history with the Faribault County Fair. This year, the fair board has recognized her contributions by naming her Fair Person of the Year.

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  7. Bomb found in BricelynRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Faribault County Register

    ... Legion Park at approximately 7 p.m on Wed- nesday night. Photographs of the object were taken by the Faribault County Sheriff's office and sent to the bomb squad in Bloomington and they determined the item was an explosive device. According to the ...

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  8. Pirates stay hot with 14-0 victory over BlueSoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Faribault County Register

    ... d all night. The Pirates took on the Martin County Foxes this past Friday, July 11, a game played after the Faribault County Register deadline. Details will be included in the next Register.

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  9. Faribault County Fair coming up, July 22-26Read the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Sentinel

    The 154th Faribault County Fair - set for July 22-26 - will have plenty of entertainment, food and craft beer, says Daryl Murray, president of the fair board.

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  10. Happy 35th birthday, big guyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Faribault County Register

    ... the Jolly Green Giant was permanently erected July 6, 1979, on a patch of land at the end of the beautiful Faribault County Fairgrounds. His dimensions are staggering. The numbers are impressive. The 47.5 foot statue sits atop an eight foot base, ...

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  11. Hedberg returns, recalls Giant p...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Sentinel

    ... 5:30-7 p.m. Friday at the Party with the Giant at Giant Park; and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Faribault County Historical Society's village at the Faribault County Fairgrounds. He'll take a break to be Grand Marshal of the parade at 5 ...

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  12. Hedberg returns, recalls Giant projectRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Sentinel

    ... 5:30-7 p.m. Friday at the Party with the Giant at Giant Park; and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Faribault County Historical Society's village at the Faribault County Fairgrounds. He'll take a break to be Grand Marshal of the parade at 5 ...

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  13. Veterans eligible for disaster reliefRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Sentinel

    A disaster relief grant is available to military veterans through the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs, says David Hanson, veterans services officer for Faribault County.

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  14. Faribault Co. supports fee switchRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Sentinel

    Billeye Rabbe, director of Prairieland, requested the solid waste ordinance be re-worded to eliminate the $40 per ton hauler fee.

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  15. It's now officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | The Faribault County Register

    The County Board met in an emergency meeting last Tuesday afternoon and officially declared a state of emergency in Faribault County due to storm damage.

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  16. Fast start fuels Pirates to 12-2 win over SpidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | The Faribault County Register

    ... batting average. The Pirates took on the Wells Wildcats this past Friday, June 27, a game played after the Faribault County Register deadline. Details will be included in the next Register. They also play the Morristown Morries on Saturday, June 28, ...

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  17. Robert L. - Bob' KabeRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Sentinel

    ... 1950s and '60s in Emerald Township. In 1965, he moved to Blue Earth and soon became the custodian at the Faribault County Courthouse. In 1988, he changed jobs and was then the car wash attendant at Blue Earth Auto and Truck Stop until 2011. While he ...

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  18. Officials: County is a disasterRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Sentinel

    Faribault County commissioners declared a state of emergency Tuesday and requested a Presidential Declaration of a major disaster for the county.

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  19. Farming is the Scherb's family businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | The Faribault County Register

    ... farm." That is why the farm is being called the Scherb Family farm. It will be honored next month as one of Faribault County's six century farms. Glenn's father, Ludwig, passed away in 1981 and Glenn started taking over the farm, although he had ...

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  20. Council considers partnershipRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | The Faribault County Register

    ... the City Council plans to continue exploring the possibility of partnering with Interfaith Caregivers of Faribault County to run the center. Senior Center board chairman Marty Cassem told the council there was a concern among the seniors who use the ...

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