People & Events

Ducks Unlimited to hold fundraiser

Martin County Ducks Unlimited will sponsor an indoor ice fishing contest fundraiser from 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Bean Town Grill in Fairmont. They will only accept the first 75 registrants. Those interested may purchase tickets from Bean Town Grill or visit For more information, contact Moby Whitman at (507) 236-4189.

St. John Vianney plans Sunday meal

A free hot meal hosted by St. John Vianney Catholic Church will be held 6 p.m. Sunday in the hospitality area at the church, 901 S. Prairie Ave., Fairmont. They serve a free meal the fourth Sunday of every month. Everyone is welcome.

Gentle Yoga slated at Fairmont library

Martin County Library in Fairmont will host Gentle Yoga from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Monday. The class will be taught by Tam Plumhoff, certified yoga instructor. Those who attend are asked to bring a yoga mat, block and strap, if available. There is no cost to attend and no registration is required.

College News

The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Iowa State University in Ames: Blue Earth — Benjamin Backstrom, Adam Buseman, Grace Mensing; Bricelyn — Adam Legred; Easton — Beth Stevermer; Elmore — Samantha Naumann, Alexander Stewart; Fairmont — Larissa Becker, Benjamin Huinker, Cole Huinker, Lucas Jedlicka, Nathan Kallenbach, Carter Klanderud, Parker Monsen, Ellie Tonder; Jackson — Bailey Schneekloth; Lakota — Krista Schutter; Sherburn — Jonah Mayo, Whitney Smith; Swea City — Aric Runge, Wyatt Runksmeier, Abby Stauffer; Truman — Brytni Drevlow.


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