FARIBAULT -- "Faribault Built on Business" is the theme of the 2006 Heritage Celebration, and its organizing committee is asking for help from the community to undertake a project connected with that theme.

Last week's press event included luminaries such as Gov. Tim Pawlenty talking about the 283 projects around the state worth about $1.3 billion. That total will make 2010 one of the biggest road construction seasons on record - if not the biggest. And when the recession has people as worried …

FARIBAULT - A proposed ethanol plant in Bridgewater Township has stirred up its share of controversy, prompting public campaigns from both sides in the fight for - and against - the production facility.

Faribault's Heritage Celebration should have a birthday cake of its own at Friday night's party to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the community's founding.