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Library announces closing All Martin County libraries will be closed Saturday and Monday in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Also, the Martin County Library in Fairmont will begin summer hours beginning Tuesday. The hours will be: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays; 9 ...

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Flea Market slated this weekend The 140th annual Antique Show and Flea Market will be 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday at Vick’s Corner, at the junction of highway 9 and 86, in Spirit Lake, Iowa. Antiques, collectibles and more will be sold. Dealers from several states in the ...

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Parkinson’s group sets Thursday meeting Parkinson’s Support Group will meet 10:30 a.m. Thursday in the main library at Grace Lutheran Church, 300 S. Grant St., Fairmont. The guest speaker will be optometrist Dr. Spencer Seibert. All interested persons are welcome to join them. Class of ...

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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 Seth Becker, financial adviser from Tiarks, Becker & Hackett Financial, who will give a financial presentation. The public ...

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Class of 1967 seeking classmates Fairmont High School class of 1967 is looking for the following classmates: Connie Borchardt, Joyce Eisenmenger, Debra Gerber, Dianna Gillispie, Aleah Haugen, James Johnson, Mark Nowicki, Carmen Odens, Ivan Rengstorf, Michael Schulz, Devorah Stark, Katherine ...

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Social media breakfast slated Tuesday Fairmont Area Social Media breakfast will be 9 a.m. Tuesday at Southern Minnesota Education Campus in Fairmont. The guest speaker will be Julie Wright, founder of 10X Profit Coach Program, who will talk about how to grow a business through effective ...

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Genealogical Society sets meeting Martin County Genealogical Society will hold its next meeting 9 a.m. Saturday at the Pioneer Museum in Fairmont. The public is welcome. For more information, call Dona at (507) 236-0996, Carol at (507) 236-2599, or email mcgs@frontier.com Eagles to hold ...

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Class of 1962 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1962, spouses and friends, will meet 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. College News Bonnie Carver and Debra Koep recently graduated and were awarded bachelor’s degrees in nursing at a spring commencement ceremony at ...

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Tractor Association sets Thursday meeting Prairieland Antique Tractor Association will meet 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Heritage Acres, Fairmont. The public is welcome to attend. Chubb House Tea set for Saturday There will be a Chubb House Tea from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Chubb House, ...

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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 Daron Johnson and Phil Hanson, who will speak about the history and background of the triathlon that is held in Fairmont. The ...

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Class of 1955 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1955 and spouses will meet 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Fairmont Holiday Inn. Peace Group sets Thursday meeting The Peace Group will meet 1 p.m. Thursday at Judi Poulson’s home, 1881 Knollwood Dr., Fairmont. Jan and Kim Shaffer will do ...

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Red Rock to hold music event Sunday There will be a hymn fest 7 p.m. Sunday at Red Rock Center for the Arts, 222 E. Blue Earth Ave., Fairmont. Refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome. 55+ driver programs scheduled Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer two 55+ Driver ...

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Historical Society to hold program Tuesday A PowerPoint program entitled “Gone But Not Forgotten ... People of Martin County” will be shown 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Pioneer Museum, Fairmont. There is no charge to attend. The public is invited. CREST/CER to sponsor provider meeting CREST ...

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East Chain church plans coffee party East Chain United Methodist Church will host a community coffee party from 8:30-11 a.m. Saturday at the church in East Chain. Rolls, donuts, coffee, tea and juice will be served. Free will offering. Everyone is welcome. St. Paul Lutheran to hold ...

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Bike-a-thon planned Saturday in Armstrong There will be a St. Jude bike-a-thon 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the city park in Armstrong, Iowa. Prizes and refreshments will be served after the bike-a-thon. Come out and join them and help support St. Jude’s efforts in caring for our ill ...

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Sherburn Legion Auxiliary to meet tonight Sherburn American Legion Auxiliary will meet 7 p.m. tonight at the Sherburn Legion Club. All members are encouraged to attend. Early Risers to hold Wednesday meeting Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Fairmont will meet 6:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Ranch ...

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Exchange Club sets Tuesday meeting Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon Tuesday at the Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program this week will feature Bob Wallace who will talk about “Let’s Go Fishing for Seniors.” The public is always welcome to join club members for the programs. ...

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Childcare association to meet Monday Martin County Licensed Childcare Association will hold its monthly meeting 6:30 p.m. Monday at United Methodist Church located at 119 E. Second St., Fairmont. The speaker will be child therapist Tammy Ulmen, who will talk about divorce, abuse and death. ...

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Youth for Christ plans fundraiser tonight Youth for Christ will host a camp fundraiser from 4-10 p.m. tonight at Perkins Restaurant in Fairmont. Perkins will donate 15 percent of its earnings that night to help kids have an opportunity to go to summer camp. All are welcome. Red Rock to host ...

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Sportsman’s Club slates trap shooting East Chain Sportsman’s Club will hold a trap shoot event noon Sunday at the club located one-half mile north of East Chain. They will be shooting practice rounds, 16 yard and 25 yard Oakley’s and Boondocks. The grill will be on all day. For more ...