Faribault County Newswire

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  1. Phyllis M. PierceRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sentinel

    A memorial service for Phyllis M. Pierce, 99, of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Phyllis Marie Pierce was born April 6, 1915, on a farm in Delavan, Barber Township, Faribault County, Minn., to Harrison and Eunice Claude.

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  2. Preuss leaving FCDC for Fairmont EDA jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Faribault County Register

    And, that also means Faribault County and the city of Blue Earth will be without an economic development director for a while, as well. After six years with FCDC four and a half as the executive director Linsey Preuss is leaving her position as of the end of January.

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  3. UHD's CEO Jeff Lang headed to MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Faribault County Register

    Lang, who was hired in 2007 and had been working as the hospital's administrator since then, has reportedly sent an email to staff informing them of his resignation. The UHD?board and UHD Incorporated board chairs were contacted by the Faribault County Register last week regarding the resignation.

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  4. Duane John FranklinRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Sentinel

    ... on many boards, as a Sunday school teacher; he served on the Winnebago Township Board, and served on the Faribault County Soil and Water Conservation Board. He is survived by his wife, Opal Franklin of Winnebago; daughters, Judi (Timothy) Hynes of ...

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  5. ITC begins easement negotiationsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Jackson County Pilot

    With approval to run a 345-kilovolt transmission line across the heart of Jackson County in hand, officials with ITC Midwest are beginning the process of easement negotiations with local landowners. Information packets have been mailed out to those owning land on which ITC will erect massive 190-foot poles and company negotiators are in the early stages of contacting landowners to schedule meetings.

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  6. City hires economic developerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Sentinel

    The name might seem familiar. For the previous six years, Preuss has served as executive director of Faribault County Development Corporation, a private non-profit group with consulting contracts with Faribault County and Blue Earth.

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  7. Ankeny Building a concernRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Sentinel

    Blue Earth City Administrator Tim Ibisch updated the Faribault County Commissioners on the status of the Ankeny Radiator building demolition project. He had met with lawyers from Spencer, Barke & Viesselman to ask them to sign off and agree to the process.

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  8. Sex offender hearing draws a crowd in BERead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Faribault County Register

    ... He was convicted of criminal sexual conduct in the 5th degree in 2014 and then served jail time in the Faribault County Jail. After his most recent release from jail, Gay was placed on intensive supervised release until May 31, 2023, and will be ...

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  9. Elmore Academy sold againRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Faribault County Register

    ... until all the papers had been signed and he received authorization from the purchasers. However, the Faribault County Register has learned the successful bidder was Home Health Care, Inc., based in Golden Valley. Principals involved with the company ...

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  10. W'bago Manufacturing stands out as Business of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Faribault County Register

    For many Faribault County residents, it is easy to overlook the sprawling Industrial Park that lies west of Blue Earth, just north of County Road 16. Perhaps that is because the Industrial Park has been part of the city for so many years that the unique goods and services that are manufactured there can sometimes be forgotten by long-time city residents. But this year, one of the companies that is located among the vast array of machine sheds and buildings stands out as Blue Earth's Business of the Year, an award passed out only once per year by the Blue Earth Chamber.

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  11. Building demolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Faribault County Register

    ... engineers were able to meet and make sure everyone was on the same page. Ziegler plans to attend the next Faribault County Commissioners meeting in order to update the board members on the progress of the demolition. The council was also updated on ...

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  12. Buc girls win 2, lose 1Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Faribault County Register

    ... line. The Bucs played again on Friday, Jan. 16 against New Ulm at BEA. However, that took place after the Faribault County Register deadline, and results will be featured in the next issue. Blue Earth Area girls basketball team hosted Heron ...

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  13. Buc gymnasts improving their scoresRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Faribault County Register

    ... Monday, Jan. 19 to face the Eagles. The results from that meet will be featured in the next issue of the Faribault County Register.Double Dual Meet The Blue Earth Area gymnasts hosted a double dual meet last Tuesday facing up against Windom and ...

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  14. Prairieland running in blackRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Sentinel

    It was the first year the garbage-processing facility owned by Martin and Faribault counties did not use any of the counties' solid waste service fee money since Prairieland was founded in 1991. This year, Prairieland showed a positive balance for the end of the year.

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  15. Blue Earth told about offenderRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Sentinel

    ... said that as of Jan. 1, there are 16,000 predatory offenders registered in Minnesota. With 48 in Faribault County, there are eight other offenders in Blue Earth, but they are not level 3 predators, the highest risk assessment possible. "The ones who ...

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  16. Sheriff: Keep AIS out of 8 county lakesRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | The Faribault County Register

    Two of the five members on the Faribault County Board of Commissioners were welcomed back onto the board after being sworn in last Tuesday, just before the County Board meeting. Commissioner Tom Loveall was re-elected to represent District 4 while Commissioner Greg Young will continue to represent District 2 for his second term.

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  17. Bucs notch a one-point win over PanthersRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | The Faribault County Register

    ... 35. The Bucs next match was at Fairmont this past Friday, after the deadline for this week's edition of the Faribault County Register. Details will be in the next week.

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

    Friday Jan 9 | Sentinel

    ... plan on attending the meeting. The Department of Corrections, along with County Attorney Troy Timmerman, Faribault County Chief Deputy Scott Adams and Blue Earth Police Chief Tom Fletcher, will be on hand to answer questions. NEW ULM (AP) - A ...

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  19. Level 3 Sex Offender moves to Blue EarthRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Faribault County Register

    ... d plan on attending this meeting. The Department of Correction's along with County Attorney Troy Timmerman, Faribault County Chief Deputy Scott Adams, and Blue Earth Police Chief Tom Fletcher will be there to answer questions.

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  20. Faribault County puts off decisionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Sentinel

    BLUE?EARTH - Faribault County commissioners on Tuesday tabled a decision on demolition bids for the Ankeny Radiator building across the street from City Hall in Blue Earth. G&S of Blue Earth has been recommended as the low bidder at $8,000, while sub-contracting with United Builders for shoring up of the basement wall at $13,500.

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