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Program provides local work experience

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FAIRMONT— The Minnesota Valley Action Council/Martin County Summer Internship program provides college students the opportunity to come home to Martin County for the summer and work in a field they’re interested in. The program not only allows students to garner experience and a salary, but ...

People and Events

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Great Puzzle Race at the Martin County Library The Martin County Library will sponsor (4) separate events of the Great Puzzle Race. Register your team of four today as you will race against other teams to see who can put their puzzle together first. The date and location for the first event ...

Courts

Courts

MARTIN COUNTY DISTRICT COURT Speeding — Johnnie G. Harper, 42, of Sacramento, Calif.; Franki M. Pearson, 58, of Fairmont; each fined $135. Tucker L. Hittesdorf, 30, of Sleepy Eye; fined $145. Joseph T. Veigel, 36, of St. James; fined $225. License plate covers clear or colored — ...

Police

Police

FAIRMONT Friday, Jan. 21 6:25 am. — Police received a report of a disturbance in the 100 block of Downtown Plaza. An adult arrest was made. 2:03 p.m. — Police received a report of a theft— gas drive off in the 300 block of N. State St. 2:15 p.m. — Police received an animal ...

Lakeview welcomes residents home

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FAIRMONT— About 60 of Fairmont’s community members have a new place to call “home.” Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center finished moving residents into its brand new 81,000 sq. ft skilled nursing facility this week. The move signifies the near-end of a $24 million project several years ...

Busiahn found success, home in Fairmont

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FAIRMONT— Stephanie Busiahn, director of Fairmont Community Education and Recreation, is one of four recipients of “4 Under 40,” a program in its second year that recognizes up-and-coming leaders in the community. Busiahn grew up in Willmar, Minn. and graduated from the high school ...