People and Events

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 will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 25, at the Sherburn Library. Their phone number is (507) 764-7611.

Affordable health screenings coming to Fairmont

Residents living in and around Fairmont can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other serious, chronic conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. Knights of Columbus, 920 E. 10th St., Fairmont, will host this community event on Feb. 1, 2022. Screenings are affordable and convenient. Free parking is also available. Packages start at $149, but consultants will work with you to create a package that’s right for you based on your age and risk factors. Pre-registration is required. Call 1-877-237-1287 or visit their website at www.lifelinescreening.com.

College News

The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the 2021 fall semester at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa: Armstrong — Christopher Grussing, Dayna Umscheid; Elmore — Samantha Jo Naumann; Fairmont — Nicholas Eversman, Aaron Hendricks, Nathan Kallenbach, Samuel Keister, Carter Klanderud, Thomas Klanderud, Bryn Miller, Anthony Nuss, Collin Steuber, Sara Sundblad, Abigail Tonder; Granada — Madeline Mathiason, Camren Saxton; Jackson — Jordann Schneekloth; Sherburn — Samuel Baker; St. James — Brok Miller; Swea City — Erin Goraczkowski.


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