People and Events

Library to host Toddler Tinker Lab

A monthly event, Toddler Tinker Labs, will be held 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Martin County Library, 110 N. Park St. in Fairmont. The “lab” is designed to allow toddlers to explore, grow and create with a variety of activities each month, and the best part is you can leave the mess behind at the library. No registration is required. This event is free and open to the public. For questions, call the library at (507) 238-4207.

Class of 1961 to meet

Fairmont High School class of 1961, spouses and friends, will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont.

Trimont Legion Auxiliary sets Thursday meeting

Trimont Legion Auxiliary will meet 2 p.m. Thursday at the Trimont Community Building in Trimont. All members are encouraged to attend.

Martin Luther to host Chili Challenge

Martin Luther High School class of 2021 will sponsor the 2020 Chili Challenge from 5:30-7 p.m. Friday at Martin Luther High School in Northrop. Several teams will serve their chili recipes for sampling and in competing for the most votes. The chili champion will receive the Chili Champion Trophy, gift card and bragging rights. Chili will be available for sampling at a cost of $5 per person. To register, call (507) 436-5249 or go online to www.martinlutherhs.com under ‘special events.’

College News

The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the 2019 fall semester at South Dakota State University in Brookings, S.D.: Armstrong — Landra McClellan, Rory McClellan; Burt — Kristina Rice; Lone Rock — Olivia Marlow.

Claudia Kinnander of Armstrong was named to the dean’s list for the 2019 fall semester at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


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