Faribault County Newswire

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  1. Pop bottle bombs are among litterRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sentinel

    ... a good indicator there has been foul play at work. The warning comes as children in 4-H in Clark Township (Faribault County) have wanted to assist in roadside cleanups. ROADSIDE?MENACE?- Thomas Hennis, left, Sentence to Service crew leader from the ...

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

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Sentinel

    ... construction was completed late last year. Both eastbound and westbound lanes of I-90 from Highway 22 in Faribault County to Highway 109 in Freeborn County will be resurfaced. The project includes an unbonded concrete overlay and lighting. The ...

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  3. W'bago sells 5 land parcelsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Sentinel

    ... In other action, the council approved a request from City Administrator Chris Ziegler to designate the Faribault County Sheriff's Office as emergency directors for Winnebago. This is due to the resignation of former emergency director Robert Toland.

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  4. Helen Irene JohnstonRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Sentinel

    ... in Blue Earth, and one hour prior to the service Friday. She was born July 21, 1927, on the family farm in Faribault County, the daughter of Howard and Mable (Beason) Meliza. She graduated from Blue Earth High School in 1945, and then attended ...

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  5. A big $667,200 chunk of concreteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Faribault County Register

    ... the funds and be able to start the project has not yet been announced. The city will be working with Faribault County on the project as the county will act as the fiscal agent. Ibisch says he is unsure if the work will be done this year or in 2016. ...

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  6. Will Little Giants playground have to move?Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Faribault County Register

    ... mayor Rick Scholtes, to be a city and EDA representative on the hiring committee for a new director of the Faribault County Economic Development Corporation (FCDC). FCDC is hired by the city and the city's EDA to operate as the economic director for ...

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  7. Wells wants county help for demolitionRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Faribault County Register

    The city of Blue Earth and Winnebago have both requested the county's help and now Wells has done the same. With abandoned and tax forfeited properties continuing to be a problem in Faribault County, the various cities are attempting to do their part to help in the clean up.

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  8. Students have no objection to on-site learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Faribault County Register

    For 63 consecutive years, the Faribault County District Courthouse has opened its doors for 18 to 20 young students each year to tour the inner workings of the county seat in Blue Earth. Started in 1952 by then county treasurer McRea Willmert, Boy and Girl County Day is a special day for selected juniors from every school district in the county.

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  9. Myrl AndersonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Sentinel

    ... at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa. Then he owned and operated the traveling roller rink in Faribault County. The Egg Produce of Ledyard, Iowa, was Myrl's next business venture. Myrl then went to work for the elevator in Lakota, Iowa in ...

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

    Friday Apr 10 | Sentinel

    On Dec. 17, a Winnebago police office arrested McBride for a probation violation and transported her to the Faribault County Jail. When McBride was booked into the jail, her wallet was searched as part of the process.

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  11. County: Maintain limits on trucksRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Sentinel

    Faribault County commissioners on Tuesday adopted a resolution to oppose legislation that would increase the size and weight limit of trucks allowed on the nation's roadways. Major concerns include safety risks to other motorists; additional wear and tear on the roads; and increased costs to local governments.

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  12. Broadside crash results in fatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | KIMT

    ... trol reports that the incident resulted in a fatality. The State Patrol was assisted by the Rice County and Faribault County Sheriff's Offices, as well as North Memorial Ambulance and Morristown Fire and Rescue.

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  13. 'Don't close our school'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Faribault County Register

    ... also presented a document to each one of the School Board members as part of their presentation. The Faribault County Register obtained a copy of the document which was a data request on behalf of the Five Star Group of Concerned Citizens. The ...

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  14. Patrol: Driver Dies After Crashing Into Bridge PillarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | CBS Local

    ... l says the crash happened shortly before 9 a.m. near the intersection of Interstate 90 and County Road 5 in Faribault County. A Pontiac Aztek was traveling west on Interstate 90 when it went off road, entered the median and struck a bridge pillar.

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  15. Deadly crashes in southern MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | KIMT

    ... am Sunday near mile post 230. Another fatal crash also occurred just before 9 am Sunday on Interstate 90 in Faribault County. No details are available on this accident, which took place near mile post 116.

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  16. Children's safety at risk onlineRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Sentinel

    ... of children, youth and family ministries at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth, teamed up with the Faribault County Sheriff's Office and Blue Earth Police Department to cover the topic. According to Jacobson, it began about a year ago, when she ...

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  17. County Board hires engineerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Faribault County Register

    They selected Mark Daly to fill the position which was left vacant by former county engineer John McDonald. Daly's first day with the county will be on March 30. The new engineer will be coming to Faribault County from Andover.

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  18. 'Jane Doe' no moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Faribault County Register

    ... techniques to try and find out her identity. "We knew that if this didn't work, nothing would," says Faribault County Chief Deputy Scott Adams. "And then we would never know her identity." But, it did work, and last Tuesday morning the Minnesota ...

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  19. Ruben Rosario: She refused to fold until slain Minnesota 'Jane Doe' was ID'dRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | TwinCities

    ... been done. That is all that matters." Busha's nude, decomposed body was found by a farmer May 30, 1980, in Faribault County while he was checking clogged and flooded drainage on his property after a rainstorm. She had been strangled with a nylon ...

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  20. New transit board hires directorRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Sentinel

    "We started out with 13 applicants, and we went down to six," said Faribault County Commissioner Tom Loveall. "We had a very detailed questioning, which was a bit grueling."

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