People & Events

Truman Gun Club to meet Wednesday

Truman Gun Club will meet 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the club. The 2020 season will be discussed. For more information, contact Lawrence Salic at (507) 236-8715 or Mike Borkenhagen at (507) 236-6251.

CER provides update for June, July

Because of challenges to public safety related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fairmont Community Education and Recreation has cancelled several CER programs, including T-ball, girls softball, youth sport camps (basketball, volleyball, tennis, football), roller skating, team tennis, baton twirling, archery, canvas creations, Legos design, acrylic beach pour, Makerspace Mondays, baby-sitting, home alone, defensive driving, scuba diving, summer symphony and Fishing with Friends. The July FCA Junior Sports Camp and Fairmont Summer Run are also cancelled. CER staff is exploring virtual programming options and kits for the Fairmont Summer Playground, Summer Reads VISTA and cooperative programs offered in partnership with other sites. For assistance, call the CER office at (507) 235-3141 or visit them on Facebook.

College News

The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the 2020 spring semester at Ridgewater College with campuses in Hutchinson and Willmar: Fairmont — Dalton Fette; Mountain Lake — Dylan Pidde; St. James — Lucas Doll, Anthony Rodriguez, Riley Sandmeyer; Trimont — Cameron Dressen; Wells — Jeffrey Weinandt-Giese.


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