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Planning Commission recommends NW subdivision expansion

The Faribault City Planning Commission has recommended approval of a project that would bring an extra 16 single-family homes and 16 twin h… Read more

With possible $3M price tag, commission seems ready to OK building demo

It appears the ongoing drama over the property at 27 Third St. NW in Faribault may be nearing a close. Read more

Rice County leadership working to increase trade with Japan

With two visits abroad under their belts and another on the way, local officials are hoping the connections they've developed with Japanese… Read more

Three Minnesota artists exibit their skills in Paradise galleries

Step inside the Paradise Center for the Arts’ galleries now until Sept. 30, and you’ll find Asian brushwork paintings, abstract landscape p… Read more

Kids Challenge Course raises $5,000 for Children's Miracle Network

Next February, Faribault mother of three, Laura O’Connor, will run the Disney Princess Half Marathon at Disney World in Orlando. Read more


On top of 8-game suspension, Vikings’ Hill now likely facing fine for illegal hit

EAGAN, Minn. — The type of hit Vikings cornerback Holton Hill put on Seattle backup quarterback Paxton Lynch on Sunday night, Aug. 18, prob… Read more

Gophers, Mavericks women's hockey teams to meet in USHHF game

MINNEAPOLIS — Since they skated to 1-1 tie in Minneapolis on Nov. 14, 2009, the Minnesota Gophers women’s hockey team has a winning streak … Read more

Faribault girls tennis off to fast start

The Faribault girls tennis team is off to a fast start to the season after sweeping through Saturday’s triangular hosted by Tri-City United… Read more


All you can eat pork chop and fish dinner

An all you can eat pork chop and fish dinner is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Morristown American Legion Post #149. Read more

Aug. 31 is last day to redeem Summer Reading rewards

Attention youth: The end of the 2019 summer library program is fast approaching. The last day to redeem your 2019 summer reading and activi… Read more

Boys, girls in grades K-5 are invited to join Cub Scouts Sept. 19

Boys, girls in grades K-5 are invited to join Cub Scouts Sept. 19 Read more


It is time for action to prevent gun violence and hate

Our nation has been shaken once more by the horrors of gun violence. The mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, on Aug. 3 and Dayton, Ohio, on A… Read more

Faribault schools are safe and welcoming

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Your earnings record is both your financial history and financial future

Social Security is an earned benefit. Your earnings history is a record of your progress toward your benefits. Social Security keeps track … Read more