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Sukalski to celebrate 90th birthday

FAIRMONT — Virginia Sukalski will celebrate her 90th birthday on Monday. She was born May 6, 1934. Cards and birthday wishes can be sent to her at 2402 40th Street, Fairmont, MN 56031.

Holz to celebrate 90th birthday

FAIRMONT — Delores Holz will celebrate her 90th birthday Monday. She was born April 15, 1934. Cards and birthday wishes will reach her at 610 Summit Dr., # 131, Fairmont, MN 56031.

Kimmet to celebrate 80th birthday

FAIRMONT — Kay Kimmet of Fairmont will celebrate her 80th birthday Thursday. She was born March 28, 1944. Cards and birthday wishes will reach Kay at 2811 Roland Avenue, Fairmont, MN 56031.

Barchenger to celebrate 90th birthday

FAIRMONT — Gloria Barchenger of Fairmont will celebrate her 90th birthday Tuesday. She was born March 12, 1934. Cards for Gloria can be sent to c/o Mary Freeman, 1867 State Hwy 15, Fairmont, MN 56031.

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Wohlrabe-Tow to wed June 15

FAIRMONT— Brooke Wohlrabe and Sam Tow announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Al and Angie Wohlrabe, and Mike and Becky Tow, all of Fairmont. Brooke graduated from Fairmont High School in 2011 and the University of St. Thomas in 2015 with a bachelor’s ...

Scherr-Sumey to marry August of 2024

FAIRMONT — Haley Scherr and Dan Sumey announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Tim and Beth Scherr of Trempealeau, Wis. and Steve and Deb Sumey of Fairmont. Haley received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin. She works as an interior ...

Garbers-Whisenant to marry Sept. 16

FAIRMONT — Dawn Elizabeth Garbers and William Anderson Whisenant announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Jeffrey and Angela Garbers of Fairmont, and Larry and Dee Whisenant of Holly Springs, Miss. Dawn earned a Certified Nurses Aid from Minnesota West ...

Engagements

FAIRMONT — Courtney Guetter and Eric Benson announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Steve and Becky Guetter of Fairmont, and Steve and Nancy Benson of Owatonna. Courtney graduated from Northwestern where she earned an English Education degree to become a ...

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Shimon-Ankeny married July 29

FAIRMONT — Natalie Ann Shimon and Michael James Ankeny were married July 29, 2023, at The Capitol Room in St. Peter, Minn. Pastor Seth Watson officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are David and Elizabeth Shimon of Granada, Minn., and Mick and Amy Ankeny of Blue Earth, ...

Petrowiak-Carlson married June 17

FAIRMONT — Celia Marie Petrowiak and Benjamin Chris Carlson were married June 17, 2023, at Holy Family Catholic Church in East Chain, Minn. Fr. Greg Parrott officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Larry and Dawn Petrowiak, Chris and Kathy Carlson, all of Fairmont. Matrons of ...

Ramon-Saxton married July 22

GRANADA — Iliana Ramon and Camren Saxton were married July 22, 2023, at the Saxton Family farm in Granada, Minn. Jason Subbert, friend of the couple, officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Jimmy Ramon of Brownsville, Texas, Ana Lisa Ramon of Rochester, Minn., and Calvin and ...

Olson-Bruxvoort married June 11

MINNEAPOLIS — Hannah Olson and Jakob Bruxvoort were married June 11, 2023, at The Blaisdell in Minneapolis, Minn. Pastor Phil Robinson officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Randy and Lisa Olson of Fairmont, Russ and Kerstin Bruxvoort of Fort Collins, Colo. Maid of honor was ...

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Bremers to mark 50th anniversary

CEYLON — Allen and Lorna Bremer will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday. They were married April 5, 1974, in Chesaning, Mich. Cards can be sent to them at 1708 40th St., Ceylon, MN 56121.

Weisbrods to celebrate 50th anniversary

ARMSTRONG — Roger and Tilla Weisbrod of Armstrong, Iowa, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday. They were married March 15, 1974. Cards can be sent to them at 606 Adams Street, Armstrong, IA 50514.

Lloyds to celebrate 60th anniversary

FAIRMONT — Jerrald and Kathleen Lloyd of Fairmont will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday. They were married Feb. 22, 1964. Cards will reach them at 110 Woodland Ave., Fairmont, MN 56031.

Coquyts to celebrate 50th anniversary

FAIRMONT — Dan and Pam Coquyt of Fairmont will celebrate their 50th anniversary today with family and friends. They were married Sept. 28, 1973.

People & Events | VIEW ALL

People and Events

Famous Mom Trivia Thursday at Fairmont Brewery Join Martin County Library staff as they host Famous Mom Trivia beginning 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the Fairmont Brewing Co., 414 Downtown Plaza in Fairmont. Work solo or in pairs to see who knows the most. Drinks are available for purchase ...

People and Events

Ruby’s Pantry slated Monday in Sherburn Ruby’s Pantry will be held Monday, May 20, at the Regional Worship Center, 2 Crossroads Drive in Sherburn. Distribution will begin around 5:30 p.m. and continue until 7 p.m. This will be a drive-through distribution again. Limited pre-pay is ...

People and Events

BEA Lions plan Friday athletic program The 64th annual Lions Club Athletic Program will be held 7 p.m. Friday, May 17, in the Performing Arts Center at Blue Earth Area High School, with dessert served following the program. Students in grades 7-12 that have earned a Junior Varsity or Varsity ...

People and Events

Sportsman Club sets shooting event East Chain Sportsman’s Club will hold a trap shoot event beginning noon Sunday, May 19, at the club located a half-mile north of East Chain on 254th Avenue. They will be shooting practice rounds, then 16-yard and 25-yard Oakley’s and Boondocks and ...

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New Arrivals

Walt Alan Wohlrabe, son of Brandon and Kaitlin Wohlrabe, was born May 15, 2024, at M Health Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina, Minn. He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces. Grandparents are Al and Angie Wohlrabe of Fairmont, Loren and Jackie Carlson of Edina. Great-grandparents are Don and ...

New Arrivals

Brylee Ann Schoellerman, daughter of Casey and Courtney Schoellerman of Fairmont, was born Oct. 19, 2023, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces. She has a brother, Ridley and a sister, Della. Grandparents are Roger and Faye Schoellerman of Beresford, S.D. ...

New Arrivals

Myles John Erdman, son of Brenna Wohlrabe and John Erdman, was born Jan. 16, 2024, at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce. Grandparents are Al and Angie Wohlrabe of Fairmont, and John and Carrie Erdman of Little Canada, Minn. Great-grandparents are Don and Meredith ...

People and Events

Red Rock to hold Friday music event Tarnished Brass ensemble and area musicians Fiona Green, Julie Fleming, Ethan Grunewald and Rackle Yackle will perform 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, at Red Rock Center for the Arts, 222 E. Blue Earth Ave. in Fairmont. A free will donation will be taken. Everyone ...