We commend police for taking CIT training
April 15, 2016 We extend kudos to the Fairmont Police Department for a noteworthy accomplishment: Having four police officers who have undergone some level of Crisis Intervention Team training, and at least one... more »»
DEA’s ‘special’ plane is a pure boondoggle
April 12, 2016 It probably is a good thing bureaucrats like those at the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration were not in charge of arming the United States for World War II. After the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. more »»
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April 9, 2016 Benefit slated for May We want to extend our best wishes to Fairmont Mayor Randy Quiring and his family as the mayor undergoes treatment for cancer. more »»
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April 2, 2016 Devil will be in the details Project 1590 offered an update to the Fairmont City Council this week about a possible community center, with city staff agreeing to look into a city sales tax option to... more »»
Obama’s sales pitch filled with his hypocrisy
March 29, 2016 President Barack Obama warned last week that Republican senators risk damaging the Supreme Court nomination process “beyond repair” if they continue to reject action on his nominee for the high court. more »»
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March 26, 2016 Offices make moves We congratulate several Faribault County offices that have been relocating out of the courthouse and into other sites, primarily the Ag Center in Blue Earth. more »»
Added patrols won’t hurt, but limits needed
March 25, 2016 It’s an interesting question for Fairmont residents to consider: Is the historic lack of a major boating accident on the local lakes during the summer just “luck” or something else? Some Fairmont... more »»