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Veterans memorial meeting set for tonight The monthly meeting for the Martin County Veterans Memorial is scheduled for 7 p.m. tonight at 95 Downtown Plaza in Fairmont. Discussions planned for the meeting include order placement for the black granite wall and engraved veteran names. All Martin ...

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Early Risers to meet Wednesday Early Risers Kiwanis Club of Fairmont will meet 6:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Ranch Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Lee Ann Erickson of Arc, who will give a presentation on the Kiwanis-sponsored Aktion Club. The public is invited to attend. United ...

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Class of 1961 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1961, spouses and friends, will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. Garden Club sets Wednesday meeting City of Lakes Garden Club will meet 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the the home of Jean Nimz in Fairmont. The ...

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Class of 1960 to meet for lunch Tuesday Fairmont High School class of 1960, spouses and friends will meet for lunch 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. Exchange Club to meet Tuesday Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon Tuesday at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will ...

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Library to host sweet treats event Children in grades 3-5 are invited to join library staff for “Sweet Treats and Reads” at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Martin County Library, 110 N. Park St., in Fairmont. There will be book-related activities, talks about new books and treats. This event is ...

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Early Childhood Screening set for Friday Fairmont Area Schools will offer Early Childhood Screening for children born between Sept. 1, 2012, and May 4, 2015, on Fridays, March 2, April 6 and May 4, in Suite 101 at Fairmont Elementary School, 714 Victoria St., Fairmont. Minnesota law requires ...

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Library to host Wiggles and Words The Martin County Library in Fairmont is ready to host “Wiggles and Words.” The sessions are for children, newborn to 2 years old, and an adult. The events will be held 9:30 a.m. Thursdays beginning March 1 and continuing through April 5. There will be ...

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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 Luke Long, manager of Hy-Vee in Fairmont. The public is invited to attend. United Methodist plans Wednesday ...

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Exchange Club to meet Tuesday Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon Tuesday at the Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. The program will feature Barry Maday, who is involved in recruiting for the Minnesota National Guard. The public is always welcome to join club members for the programs. For ...

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CER announces upcoming activities Community Education and Recreation will hold two community activities next week. First there will be an Archery I course for youth/adults in fifth grade and up from 6-7 p.m. Feb. 26, 27, 28 and March 1 and 2, in the south gym at Fairmont High School. Use team ...

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Great Books to meet Monday Great Books will meet 9:30 a.m. Monday at Ginny Riedesel’s home, 620 Summit Dr., Apt. 306, Maplewood in Fairmont. The story is “Apollo” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie from their new book, “2016 The Best American Short Stories by Junot Diaz.” Blue Earth Area ...

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Red Rock sets Friday performance Florida-based duo Flagship Romance will perform 7 p.m. Friday at Red Rock Center for the Arts, 222 E. Blue Earth Ave., Fairmont. The duo will offer lyrics in acoustic folk, country, pop and rock. There will be a charge. All are welcome. Martin Luther High to ...

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Ruby’s Pantry plans food distribution Ruby’s Pantry, a community food outreach program, will hold food distributions from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday at East Chain Evangelical Free Church, located at 507 280th Ave., rural East Chain. There are no income or residency guidelines. Ruby’s Pantry ...

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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 Carl Wilcox, owner of Jessie’s Smokehouse in Fairmont. The public is invited to attend. United Methodist plans ...

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College News Taylor Christopher of Jackson was awarded a diploma in soil and crop science after the 2017 fall semester at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the 2017 fall semester at Riverland Community College in Austin: ...

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Red Rock to host artist open house today A meet-and-greet open house featuring photographer Terry Thimesch, formerly of Fairmont, will be 2-4 p.m. today at Red Rock Center for the Arts, 222 E. Blue Earth Ave., Fairmont. A collection of Thimesch’s photographs including landscape, wildlife ...

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Library announces closing All Martin County libraries will be closed Monday in observance of the Presidents Day holiday. Valley Quilters plan to meet Blue Earth Valley Quilters will meet 7 p.m. Monday in the Blue Earth Area High School choir room. Enter through door “V” on the south ...

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Class of 1964 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1964 will meet 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. Welcome Legion to host cribbage tourney Welcome American Legion Post 553 will host a cribbage tournament Saturday. Registration will begin at 1:15 p.m.; play will start at ...

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Class of 1948 to meet Fairmont High School class of 1948, spouses and friends will meet 9 a.m. Thursday at Green Mill Restaurant, Fairmont. Class of 1962 to lunch Fairmont High School class of 1962, spouses and friends will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Pizza Ranch, ...

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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 Carl Wilcox, who will talk about Jessie’s Smokehouse. The public is welcome to join club members for the programs. For more information, call Wanda Johnson at ...