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Rosenberg to celebrate 80th birthday

FOX LAKE — An open house celebration for Harley Rosenberg’s 80th birthday will be held noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at the city park in Sherburn. No gifts, please. He was born March 15, 1938. If you’re unable to attend the open house, cards will reach him at 169 Dewey St., Welcome, MN 56181.

Shottenkirk to celebrate 80th birthday

SWEA CITY – A card shower honoring Clyde Shottenkirks’ 80th birthday is requested. He was born June 23, 1938. Cards and birthday wishes will reach him at P.O. Box 429, Swea City, IA 50590.

Scheff to celebrate 95th birthday

FAIRMONT — Franklin Scheff of Fairmont will celebrate his 95th birthday Sunday. He was born June 17, 1923. Cards will reach him at Goldfinch Memory Care, 1640 Blue Jay Blvd., Fairmont, MN 56031.

Ebel to celebrate 90th birthday

SHERBURN — Lavern Ebel of Sherburn will celebrate his 90th birthday Sunday. He was born June 17, 1928. Cards will reach him at 39 W. Park Dr., Sherburn, MN 56171.

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Hinz-Klassen to marry Oct. 6

FAIRMONT — Johanna Hinz and Kyle Klassen announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are David Hinz, Ronda Hinz, Larry Cummings, and Richard and Linda Klassen, all of Fairmont. An Oct. 6 wedding is planned at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Fairmont.

Carlson-Wohlrabe to wed Nov. 3

FAIRMONT — Kaitlin Carlson and Brandon Wohlrabe announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Loren and Jackie Carlson of Edina, and Al and Angie Wohlrabe of Fairmont. Kaitlin graduated from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management with ...

Gruenes-Hasek to wed June 16

FAIRMONT — Carolyn Gruenes and Andrew Hasek announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dave and Mary Gruenes of St. Cloud, Wayne and Christine Hasek of Fairmont. Carolyn graduated from St. Catherine University with bachelor’s degrees in Spanish and ...

Christensen-Kuhlers to wed Aug. 25

FAIRMONT — Emily Christensen and Anthony Kuhlers announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Jeff and Doreen Christensen of Springfield, and Dana and Sandy Kuhlers of Fairmont. Emily is a program director for REM Heartland Inc. in Fairmont. Anthony is ...

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Quinn-Schrader wed Sept. 22

FAIRMONT — Myranda Ann Quinn and Spencer Robert Schrader were married Sept. 22, 2017, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Fairmont. Pastor Wade Daul officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Doug and Laurie Quinn of rural Truman, and Dennis and Jodie Schrader of Northrop. Maids of ...

Johnson-Heuer married Sept. 2

FAIRMONT — Mykala Lynae Johnson and Ryan Timothy Heuer were married Sept. 2, 2017, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, with Pastor John Heille officiating. Parents of the couple are Lynn and Lyn Johnson, John and Kathy Heuer, all of Fairmont. Matrons of honor were Carisa Andersen of ...

Nyberg-Reeve married Nov. 4

FAIRMONT — Kara Nyberg and Matt Reeve were married Nov. 4, 2017, at Greysolon Plaza in Duluth. Judge Eric Braaten officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Kent and Wendy Nyberg of Bovey, and Lynn and Beth Reeve of Fairmont. Matron of honor was Sonja Nyberg of Minneapolis, sister ...

Ray-McDonald married Oct. 28

FAIRMONT — Kelsey N. Ray and Brent S. McDonald were married Oct. 28, 2017, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Worthington. Father Jim Callahan officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Ron and Kris Ray of Worthington, Steve and Lori McDonald of Fairmont. Maid of honor was ...

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Harders to celebrate 50 years

Harders to celebrate 50 years CEYLON — An open house celebration for Wayne and Karen Harder’s 50th wedding anniversary will be 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Legends II in Ceylon. No gifts, please. Your presence will be their most cherished gift. They were married April 20, 1968.

Rowans to celebrate 50 years

WELCOME — Vern “Butch” and Kay Rowan will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house 1-4 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 214 Dugan St. N., in Welcome. They were married June 22, 1968.

Larsons to celebrate 65 years

FAIRMONT — Marvin and Shirley Larson of Fairmont will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Wednesday. They were married June 20, 1953. Cards will reach them at 850 Goldfinch St., Apt. 210, Fairmont, MN 56031.

Abels to celebrate 50 years

Abels to celebrate 50 years WELCOME — An open house celebration to honor the 50th wedding anniversary of Edwin and Marlene Abel of Welcome will be 2-4 p.m. Saturday at St. Paul United Church of Christ in Welcome. No gifts, please. They were married June 15, 1968.

People & Events | VIEW ALL

People & Events

Fairmont cheerleaders plan fundraisers Fairmont High School cheerleaders will hold fundraisers this summer. Car washes will be held 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday and July 21 at Fareway Grocery in Fairmont. Cost is $10 for cars and $15 for trucks and larger SUVs. Cheerleaders will sell ...

People & Events

St. John Vianney plans Sunday meal A free hot meal hosted by St. John Vianney Catholic Church will be held 6 p.m. Sunday in the hospitality area at the church, 901 S. Prairie Ave., Fairmont. They serve a free meal the fourth Sunday of every month. Everyone is welcome. Trimont Sundaes in the ...

People & Events

St. James railroad club extends invitation The non-profit Roundhouse Model Railroad Club, which promotes the model railroad hobby, will be open during Railroad Days from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday at the club located at 307 Tiell Drive, St. James. ...

People & Events

Exchange Club to meet today Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon today at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Rob Stauter, executive director of CREST. The public is always welcome to join club members for the programs. For more information, call president Wanda Johnson ...

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New Arrivals

Everson Robert Oberdieck, son of Evan and Ashlee Oberdieck of Truman, was born June 4, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. He weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces. Grandparents are Brent and Jennie Oberdieck, Lonnie Roloff, Robin Wiebe and Brian Skrove.

New Arrivals

Aaliyah Taylor Byers, daughter of Cecelia Byers and Adam Byers, of Fairmont, was born June 8, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces. She has a brother, Tatum. Grandparents are Doug Byers, Mary Byers, DeAnn Byers, Mike Arndt, Denise Arndt, and ...

New Arrivals

Ruby Mae Schmidt, daughter of Adam and Jessica Schmidt of Fairmont, was born May 6, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. She weighed 9 pounds, 15 ounces. She has a sister, Emma and a brother, Grant. Grandparents are Larry and Darcia Schmidt of Ceylon, Mike and Linda Schwager of ...

New Arrivals

Wilhelmina Dianna Marushin, daughter of James and Megan Marushin of Fairmont, was born May 5, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces. Grandparents are James and Lori Marushin of Fairmont, Rodney and Bonnie Bosma of Rushmore.