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Jepsen to celebrate 90th birthday

FAIRMONT — Dee Jepsen of Fairmont will celebrate her 90th birthday with family on Tuesday. She was born March 31, 1930. Cards and birthday wishes will reach her at Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center, 610 Summit Drive, Fairmont, MN 56031.

Rosenberg to celebrate 85th birthday

FAIRMONT — Elaine Rosenberg of Fairmont will celebrate her 85th birthday Monday with family. She was born March 9, 1935. Cards and birthday wishes will reach her at 816 150th Ave., Fairmont, MN 56031.

Prust to celebrate 90th birthday

MESA, Ariz. — Dolores Prust, formerly of Ceylon, will celebrate her 90th birthday Wednesday. She was born March 4, 1930. Cards will reach her at 9607 E. Aspen, Mesa, AZ 85208.

Cordt to celebrate 85th birthday

FAIRMONT — Bill Cordt of Fairmont will celebrate his 85th birthday on Sunday. He was born Feb. 16, 1935. Cards will reach him at 2492 75th St., Fairmont, MN 56031.

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Buhmann-Claude to wed July 4

FAIRMONT — Jacqueline Buhmann and Jacob Claude announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Brad and Robyn Buhmann of Fairmont, and Mark and Michele Claude of Webster City, Iowa. Jackie graduated from Southwest Minnesota State University with a bachelor’s ...

Korte-Jones to wed in February

FAIRMONT — Rachel Korte and Andrew Jones announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Joel and Diane Armbrust of Fairmont, Lynn Korte of Augusta, Ga., and Randy and Mary Johnson of Mankato. Rachel graduated from Presentation College with a bachelor’s ...

Andersen-Bovy to marry Oct. 19

FAIRMONT — Stephanie Andersen and Tyler Bovy announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Gary and Judy Andersen of Fairmont, and Scott and Lisa Bovy of Ramsey. Stephanie graduated from Minnesota State-Mankato with an MS degree with a Certificate of Clinical ...

Brolsma-Klutz to marry Oct. 11

FAIRMONT — Stephanie Brolsma and Matthew Klutz announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Greg and Pam Brolsma of Fairmont, and Bruce and Marilyn Klutz of Eau Claire, Wis. Stephanie graduated from Concordia College in Moorhead in 2013, and is a 2018 ...

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Schmidt-Botzet married July 6

FAIRMONT — Emma Schmidt and Jeremy Botzet were married July 6, 2019, at JP Denmark in Viborg, S.D. Greg Binstock officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Jeffrey and Ann Schmidt of Mitchell, S.D., and Richard and Judy Botzet of Fairmont. Maid of honor was Mandy Schmidt. ...

Brolsma-Klutz married Oct. 11

FAIRMONT — Steph-anie Brolsma and Matt Klutz were married Oct. 11, 2019, at Gathered Oaks in Alexandria. Parents of the couple are Greg and Pam Brolsma of Fairmont, and Bruce and Marilyn Klutz of Eau Claire, Wis. Bridesmaids were Emily Peters, sister of the bride, Amina Ibrahim, Kristin ...

Olson-Slaughter married Oct. 5

FAIRMONT — Kelsy Marie Olson and Derek Duane Slaughter were married Oct. 5, 2019, at the Courtyard by Marriott in Mankato. Alex “Bill” Nuy officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Terri Wihlm Leonard of Sioux Falls, S.D., Jeff Olson of Harrisburg, S.D, Jen Slaughter of ...

Lewison-Ruschy wed May 25

CHICAGO — Abigail Lewison and Dalton Ruschy were married May 25, 2019, at the Chicago History Museum in Chicago, with Rev. Brad Hughes officiating. Parents of the couple are John and Kelly Lewison of Chicago, Dale and Deborah Ruschy of Fairmont. Abigail obtained her bachelor’s degree in ...

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Mennens to celebrate 50 years

TRUMAN — Bob and Dianne Mennen of Truman will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday. They were married March 28, 1970. Cards will reach them at 2368 200th Ave., Truman, MN 56088.

Martenses to mark 60 years

FAIRMONT — Dale and Eva Martens of Fairmont will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday. They were married March 5, 1960. Cards and anniversary wishes will reach them at 1610 Lucia Ave., Fairmont, MN 56031.

Nowaks to celebrate 60 years

WELCOME — Harold and Joan Nowak of Welcome will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday. They were married Feb. 13, 1960. Cards and anniversary wishes will reach them at 1013 Martin Road, Welcome, MN 56181.

Dobies to celebrate 60 years

TRUMAN — Cliff and Charlotte Dobie of Truman will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Friday. They were married Feb. 14, 1960. Cards will reach them at 114 W. First St., Truman, MN 56088.

People & Events | VIEW ALL

People & Events

Red Rock postpones dinner theatre Because of public health concerns with the COVID-19 pandemic, Red Rock Center for the Arts in Fairmont has postponed its annual dinner theatre fundraiser scheduled for April 17-18 until July 31 and Aug. 1. Policy Announcements for People and Events must be ...

People & Events

Garden Club cancels April meeting Because of the coronavirus outbreak, City of Lakes Garden Club of Fairmont has decided to cancel its meeting April 1. It will make decisions about future meetings on a month-by-month basis. For more information, call Leslie Walkowiak at (651) 895-6578. For ...

People & Events

Sportsman’s Club cancels Sunday shoot Due to concerns with COVID-19, East Chain Sportsman’s Club has cancelled a merchandise trap shoot event that was scheduled for Sunday. The rifle range will remain open to use for gate key members. 2020 memberships are available by contacting Moby at ...

People & Events

Relay for Life cancels meeting Because of concerns about the COVID-19 outbreak, a Martin County Relay for Life meeting scheduled for April 6 at the hospital in Fairmont has been cancelled. The group says any updates for future meetings will be provided as necessary. Policy Announcements ...

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New Arrivals

Krew Cody Toothaker, son of Cody and Angie Toothaker of East Chain, was born March 10, 2020, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. He weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces. He has three sisters, Addison, Kylie and Alexis. Grandparents are Kevin and Mary Hugoson of East Chain, and John and Susie ...

Connor David Peters

Connor David Peters, son of Evan and Sara Peters of Glenwood, Minn., was born Dec. 25, 2019, at Glacial Ridge Health System in Glenwood. He weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces. Grandparents are Edward and Janice Eckmann of Fairmont, David and Julie Peters of Glenwood, and Paul and Julie Ganzeboom of ...

New Arrivals

Eleanor Faye Delaney, daughter of Christopher Delaney and Amber Luedke of Fairmont, was born Dec. 3, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. She weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce. She has a sister, Kenza. Grandparents are Robert and Mary Ferguson of Fairmont, and Gaylord and Rita Martin of ...

New Arrivals

Trey James Johnson, son of C.J. and Marissa Johnson of Fairmont, was born Dec. 2, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. He weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces. He has two brothers, Camden and Brooks. Grandparents are Chuck and Carolyn Johnson of Winterset, Iowa, and Keith and Darla Hennen ...