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Upward Bound at festival this weekend Upward Bound 5th Street Express will have craft items for sale from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Heritage Acres Fall Festival. Proceeds will help the organization continue to help those who struggle with mental health issues. Woodcarvers set Tuesday ...

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Heritage Acres to hold Fall Festival Heritage Acres in Fairmont will host its annual Fall Festival on Sunday. A worship service will begin at 10 a.m. in the chapel, followed by a soup and sandwich dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Prairieville building. The cost for the dinner is $8 for ...

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Class of 1964 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1964 will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. Genealogy Society sets Saturday meeting Martin County Genealogy Society will hold its monthly meeting 9 a.m. Saturday at the Pioneer Museum, Fairmont. Members and ...

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Class of 1962 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1962, spouses and friends will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. College News The following area students received degrees and honors after the 2018 spring semester at Winona State University: Blue Earth — ...

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Early Risers to hold Wednesday meeting Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Fairmont will meet 6:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. The program this week will feature Lisa DeBoer, owner and operator of the Fairmont Pizza Ranch. The public is invited to attend. Tractor association ...

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Library to host ‘Spooktacular’ Children ages 7-12 are invited to the Goosebumps Spooktacular at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Martin County Library in Fairmont. Guests can enjoy a variety of spooky activities. There is no cost to attend and no need to register. For more information, call the ...

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Martin Luther to host annual rummage sale The 32nd annual Fall Rummage and Bake Sale will be held next week at Martin Luther High School in Northrop. Sale hours are 4-8 p.m. Thursday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, and 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 20 (bag sale). Donations will be accepted through noon ...

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Early Childhood screening next week Fairmont Area Schools will offer Early Childhood screenings for children born between Sept. 1, 2013, and Aug. 31, 2015, on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at Fairmont Elementary School. Minnesota law requires that all children entering kindergarten be ...

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Artisans road trip this weekend The 15th annual Artisans Road Trip will be held 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. There are 28 artists participating from Estherville to Ida Grove, Iowa. The Artisans Road Trip is a self-guided art studio and gallery tour. It is free for ...

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Church plans community breakfast First United Methodist Church in Winnebago will host a community breakfast from 8-10 a.m. Saturday at the Winnebago Community Center. Pancakes with syrup, sausage, juice, milk and coffee will be served. This is a free community breakfast to serve the community ...

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Exchange Club to meet today Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon today at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Ross Campbell of the South Central Rescue Team of Trimont and the Fairmont Fire Department. The public is always welcome to join club members for the programs. ...

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CER to hold dementia class Tuesday Learning about Dementia with Dementia Friends Champion Jennelle Cunning will be held 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, at Fairmont Elementary School, 714 Victoria St., Fairmont. Enter through door #1. This event will provide information about dementia and how to understand ...

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Childcare association sets meeting Martin County Licensed Childcare Association will meet 6:30 p.m. Monday at United Methodist Church, 119 E. Second St., Fairmont. The speaker will be Michelle Scott, who will talk about understanding behaviors. Also, yearly fire extinguisher checks will be ...

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Lutheran Women’s event set for Sunday Blue Earth Zone Lutheran Women’s Missionary League fall event will be Sunday at St Paul Lutheran Church in Fairmont. Registration begins 1 p.m., with the meeting starting at 1:30 p.m. Danielle Freitag, a licensed alcohol and drug counselor, will share ...

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Cemetery group to meet Tuesday Lakeside Cemetery will hold its annual meeting 7 p.m. Tuesday at the American Legion Hall, 95 Downtown Plaza, Fairmont. All members and plot owners are welcome to attend. For more information, call Paula Bulfer at (507) 236-6118. Benefit planned next weekend in ...

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Class of 1951 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1951, spouses and friends will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. Class of 1953 to lunch Fairmont High School class of 1953 will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Ranch Restaurant, ...

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Early Risers to hold Wednesday meeting Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Fairmont will meet 6:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Erik Karre, district director of Boy Scouts of America, Twin Valley Council. The public is invited to attend. City of Lakes ...

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St. John’s UCC plans Oktoberfest St. John’s United Church of Christ will hold an Oktoberfest roast pork loin dinner from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at the church, 301 N. Main St., Fairmont. The menu will include: roast pork loin, mashed potatoes and gravy or German potato salad, green beans, ...

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Class of 1960 to lunch Fairmont High School class of 1960, spouses and friends will meet for lunch 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. 3M employees to meet 3M employees, past and present, will meet for lunch noon Tuesday at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. Blue Earth Area to ...

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Girl Scouts begin fall products sales Martin County Girl Scouts will sell their fall products from Sept. 28 to Oct. 21. There will be a selection of nuts, chocolates and candy. Customers also can purchase magazine orders online through a Girl Scout link. Those who would like a Girl Scout to ...