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Truman looks to add Hwy 15 sidewalk

This week the Truman City Council discussed how it wanted to proceed following the bids received for an expansion of its campground. The estimated cost is clocking in at nearly $500,000. Some council members have expressed concerns on how to fund it though are open to the possibility of selling the land for it to be developed privately. This sounds like it could be the best option for both the council and the community.

Commissioners meet summer interns

The Martin County Commissioners were introduced to all 14 of the the county/Minnesota Valley Action Council summer interns this week. What a great program that the county funds each year which not only provides valuable experience for the students, but will hopefully help the community in the long term by bringing young people back here to live and work.

Mobile dental office to serve area

Apple Tree Dental has plans to bring a mobile dental office to the Fairmont area. This office will serve schools, senior living facilities, group homes and other entities in the region. This mobile dental office will be able to reach more people in our community and provide a very important service. Thanks to The Schmeeckle Foundation for a grant which will support this effort.


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