Band thanks community
July 13, 2016 To the Editor: I had the extreme honor of taking 131 students and 12 chaperones on a trip to the East Coast, specifically the areas of Washington, D.C. more »»
Minnesotans should exert some pressure
July 12, 2016 Minnesotans need to raise a fuss if we’re ever going to get state leaders to agree on a special session this summer. The Legislature left a lot of important business undone this yea. more »»
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July 9, 2016 County moves forward Martin County commissioners moved forward this week on some needed technology upgrades. more »»
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July 2, 2016 Council will miss Clerc Wes Clerc has been a conscientious leader and voice of reason on the Fairmont City Council for 25 years. more »»
June 25, 2016 Great Asset Presentation College is looking to expand its Fairmont campus to fulfill the area’s need. more »»
Hindsight works great, but resolves nothing
June 24, 2016 Along with the many other questions, some unanswerable, about the mass killings in Orlando is this: The murderer, Omar Mateen, was known by many — perhaps including the FBI — to be dangerous. more »»
Cornered terrorists may focus elsewhere
June 21, 2016 In their three major theaters of war, Islamic State terrorists appear to have been knocked back on their heels. That undoubtedly is good news, but it comes with a worrisome qualification. more »»