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Bethlehem Academy announces 2021 Homecoming Court, activities

Bethlehem Academy has announced its 2021 Homecoming Court and activities. Read more


Confined-space training sharpens firefighters' rescue skills

Along with fighting fires, firefighters are also called to help get people out of dangerous and sometimes risky situations. Read more


Back in action: Airport open house an opportunity to see updates, new additions

In September 2018, a tornado with winds estimated at 120 to 130 mph cut through the Faribault Municipal Airport on its way north. Read more


Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra promises one last summer frolic

The Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra (CVRO) has a bit of an impromptu concert up its sleeve. Read more


Crafting for the fun of it, Wadekamper creates art from repurposed objects

Paula Wadekamper’s simple crafts made from recycled/found objects go way back to her childhood. Read more



Today in History - Sept. 24

Today is Friday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2021. There are 98 days left in the year. Read more


Faribault Rotary welcomes Saucedo to the club

Faribault Rotary welcomes Saucedo to the club Read more

State water assistance program begins Oct. 1

The Minnesota Department of Commerce’s Energy Assistance Program helps pay for home heating and water costs, and furnace repairs for income… Read more


Four Downs: WEM at Blooming Prairie

Game: Waterville-Elysian-Morristown (2-1) at Class AA No. 1 Blooming Prairie (3-0), 7 p.m., Friday. Read more

Four Downs: Bethlehem Academy at Fillmore Central

Game: Bethlehem Academy at Fillmore Central, 7 p.m., Friday. Read more

Four Downs: Red Wing at Faribault

Game: Red Wing (1-2) at Faribault (2-1), 7 p.m., Friday. Read more


VIEWS FROM ELSEWHERE: Biden, the U.N. and Afghan Women

President Biden’s first speech as Commander in Chief to the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday was full of the high-minded internationalist s… Read more


The clean energy transformation must include rural communities

America is at a tipping point. We need to move swiftly and boldly to a clean energy economy if we want to stave off the most catastrophic e… Read more


Economic development opportunities for entrepreneurs, communities

At Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF), one of the three program areas we focus on is Economic Development. Since our founding … Read more