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Fitz to celebrate 95th birthday

FAIRMONT — A card shower honoring Rita Fitz’s 95th birthday is requested. She was born May 25, 1924. Cards and birthday wishes will reach her at Ingleside, 2811 Roland Ave., #307, Fairmont, MN 56031.

Holl to celebrate 90th birthday

FAIRMONT — Betty Holl of Fairmont will celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday. She was born May 19, 1929. Cards and birthday wishes will reach her at 1890 Knollwood Dr., Fairmont, MN 56031.

Rosenberg to celebrate 80th birthday

WELCOME — Ronnie Rosenberg of Welcome will celebrate his 80th birthday Saturday. He was born May 11, 1939. Cards and birthday wishes will reach him at 1547 150th St., Welcome, MN 56181.

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Schultz-Lundblad to wed in June

BLUE EARTH — Sarah Schultz and Phillip Lundblad announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Sherry and Meldon Elmore of Blue Earth, Roger Schomberg of Fairmont, Norman and Cynthia Lundblad of South St. Paul. Sarah is a stay-at-home mom. Phillip is a ...

Wrucke-Schwarzrock to wed

FAIRMONT — Ashley Wrucke and Brian Schwarzrock announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Marlin and Kay Wrucke of Fairmont, and Dennis and Joyce Schwarzrock of Springfield. Ashley attended South Central College in Mankato and is employed at Farmward ...

Lubenow-Hoscheit to marry

FAIRMONT — Melissa Lubenow and Jared Hoscheit announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Lynn and Pam Lubenow of Fairmont, and Tim and Kim Hoscheit of New Ulm. Melissa is an elementary school counselor at Maple River Schools, and this fall will become the ...

Hertling-Splinter to wed Aug. 10

FAIRMONT — Denver Hertling and Brandon Splinter announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are John and Deb Hertling of New Ulm, Chris and Dereck Bartz of Northrop, and Dale Splinter of Fairmont. Denver graduated from New Ulm High School in 2013, and ...

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Evans-Anderson wed Sept. 21

MINNEAPOLIS — Jennifer Marie Evans and Brent Allan Anderson were married Sept. 21, 2018, at the Machine Shop in Minneapolis. Parents of the couple are Dolores Baarts of Fairmont, Arthur and Judy Anderson of Minneapolis, and the late James Baarts of Fairmont. Bridesmaids were Hannah Evans, ...

Xiao-Heuer married Feb. 20

FAIRMONT — Monroe Xiao and Ian Heuer were married Feb. 20, 2018, in Chongqing, China. Parents of the couple are Mr. Xuemin Xiao of Chongqing, China, Ms. Zhiwei Zhao of Johannesburg, South Africa, and John and Kathy Heuer of Fairmont. Monroe operates a vintage jewelry and apparel re-sale ...

Gruenes-Hasek marry June 16

FAIRMONT — Carolyn Gruenes and Andrew Hasek were married June 16, 2018, at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church in St. Paul, Minn. Parents of the couple are Dave and Mary Gruenes of St. Cloud, and Wayne and Christine Hasek of Fairmont. Matron of honor was Jenny Roy, sister of the bride. ...

Tufano-Hueman marry June 2

FAIRMONT — Kelly Tufano and Dylan Hueman were married June 2, 2018, at First Congregational Church of Christ in Eau Claire, Wis. Parents of the couple are Dominic and Nancy Tufano of Lake Zurich, Ill., Steve and Tina Jette of Fairmont, and the late Nick Hueman. Kelly graduated from the ...

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Segars to celebrate 50 years

FAIRMONT — David and Mary Segar of Fairmont will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday. They were married May 30, 1969.

Juhlins to celebrate 65 years

FAIRMONT — Roland and Ardyth Juhlin of Fairmont will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Monday. They were married May 27, 1954. Cards will reach them at 703 Adams Ave., Fairmont, MN 56031.

Suters to celebrate 60 years

SHERBURN — Gail and Carol Suter of rural Sherburn will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday. They were married May 23, 1959. Cards will reach them at 1732 20th Ave., Sherburn, MN 56171.

Millers to celebrate 50 years

FAIRMONT — James and Gayla Miller will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday. They were married May 3, 1969. Cards will reach them at 906 Summit Drive, Fairmont, MN 56031.

People & Events | VIEW ALL

People & Events

Libraries closed through Monday All Martin County libraries will be closed from Saturday through Monday in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Also, summer hours will begin Tuesday in Fairmont. Times are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, 9 a.m. ...

People & Events

Annual memorial service slated in Frost United Lutheran Church of Frost will host its annual memorial service 10 a.m. Sunday. The program is a joint service of Bethany Lutheran, South Blue Earth Lutheran and United Lutheran. This year’s featured speaker will be Bill “Brock” Brockberg, ...

People & Events

Heritage Acres to meet Thursday Heritage Acres will meet Thursday in the Prairieville Building at Heritage Acres, Fairmont. A light dinner will be served at 6 p.m. followed by the business meeting. Current events will be reviewed as well as final planning for the Fourth of July celebration. ...

People & Events

Exchange Club to meet today Fairmont Exchange Club will meet noon today at Green Mill Restaurant. The program will feature Tom Helligso and partner, regional Exchange Club officers from Omaha, Neb. The public is always welcome to join club members for the programs. For more information, call ...

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New Arrivals

Hester Maria Sens, daughter of John and Theresa Sens of Des Moines was born Jan. 25, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. She weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces. Grandparents are Paul and Mary Edman of Fairmont, and John and Rita Sens of Newfolden. Great-grandparents are Georgiana Hoerster of ...

New Arrivals

Claire Elaine Willette, daughter of Tim and Amber Willette of St. Charles, was born March 27, 2019, at Methodist Hospital in Rochester. She weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces. She has a brother, Owen. Grandparents are Jim and Sylvia Pytleski of East Chain, and the late Marvin and Elaine Willette.

Bethanie Jean Reyelts

Bethanie Jean Reyelts, daughter of Nathan and Kellie Reyelts of Fairmont, was born Dec. 10, 2018, at United Hospital District in Blue Earth. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces. She has sisters, Annie, Julia, Mollie, and Lauren, and brothers, Evan and Collin. Grandparents are Dr. Steve and ...

New Arrivals

Julila Norma-Ann Hansen, daughter of Jeremy and Amber Hansen of Fairmont, was born April 23, 2019, at United Hospital District in Blue Earth. She weighed 9 pounds, 6 ounces. She has a sister, Justiss. Grandparents are Jim and Brenda Hansen of Truman, Dave and Kim Wubbena of Fairmont, and ...