People & Events

Spaghetti feed fundraiser postponed

Heartland Senior Living spaghetti feed fundraiser originally planned for Friday will now be held 5-7 p.m. March 21 at Heartland Senior Living in Truman. The menu is all-you-can-eat spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, garlic bread and bars. Proceeds will help with resident activity supplies. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children 10 and younger.

Sherburn pool to hold swimming class

Martin County West indoor swimming pool in Sherburn will hold parent/tot swim sessions for children ages 6 months through 5 years old at 6:30 p.m. March 4, 8, 11 and 15. Each child must be accompanied in the water by an adult. Pre-registration is not necessary but there is a fee. Come to any or all of the sessions. For more information, contact

Museum announces book availability

Copies of “Tales of Martin County Past” by Lenny Tvedten are available at the Pioneer Museum in Fairmont and can be signed if those interested missed the book signing. For more information, call (507) 235-5178.

College News

The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Minnesota State-Mankato: Blue Earth — Reyna Duwenhoegger, Heather Eberline, Jennifer Howard, Vanessa Juarez, Robert Lindsey, Joel Michaelis, Alissa Norman, Lindsey Norman, Alexis Poetter, Anikka Wilhelmi; Bricelyn — Dallas Olson; Butterfield — Natalie Goblirsch, Elizabeth Hall, Stephanie Trejo; Easton — Jenna Stevermer; Elmore — Lindsey Prokop; Fairmont — Ashten Atzenhoefer, Justin Byrne, Cole Emler, Megan Hawkins, Kylie Klages, Christopher Lebert, Dayton Pasch, Andrew Ruppert, Sierra Schultz, Kersten Shantz, Kane Tews, Melissa Viesselman; Granada — Brandon Kluver, Megan Schock, Rachel Shumski; Jackson — EmmaLee Krosch, Joshua Schuetz; Kiester — Leah Johnson; Lakota — Ashley Baumann; St. James — Mackenzie Blickem, Emily Bottem, Amelia Collier, Cameron Giese, Nicole Koenig, Jay Meyer, Cole Skow, Estefany Sotelo Garcia, Elizabeth Thoelke, Roi Wessels; Truman — Aubrey Clay; Welcome — Jacquelyn Frerichs, Calleigh Hillmer; Winnebago — Morgan Franklin.


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