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Fairmont High School: Construction trades growing | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Fairmont High School is working on growing its construction trades academy. This years woods classes are taught by Brad Johnson. Johnson, who has worked ...



Fairmont High School student earns nursing degree | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Eighteen-year-old Melinda Kassandra Lopez will soon be the first in the state to graduate as a registered nurse while still in high school. The Fairmont high.



Fairmont Schools appoint Niss over curriculum | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The Fairmont School Board on Tuesday approved the employment of current high school principal Kim Niss, as principal of curriculum, instruction ...



Fall musical: 'Annie' comes to Fairmont High School | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — “Annie” will be this year's fall musical at Fairmont High School. The classic broadway show is set during the Depression era and includes a v.



Class of 2019 graduates | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Fairmont High School's senior class underwent commencement Sunday afternoon at the high school's gymnasium. The class of 2019 is made up ...



Fairmont Area shuffles staffing | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The Fairmont School Board on Tuesday approved the employment of Andy Traetow as co-principal at Fairmont Elementary School. The staff ...



30 apply for principal job | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The Fairmont School Board on Tuesday received an update from Superintendent Joe Brown regarding the search for a co-principal at Fairmont ...



ProStart offers opportunities at Fairmont High School | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Next school year, Fairmont High School will offer its students the opportunity to join ProStart, a nationwide program that develops the best and brightest talen.



Gophers' volleyball team sweeps scrimmage vs. USD at Fairmont High School | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Area sports fans received a rare sneak peek at the volleyball team that the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers will put on the court for the upcoming 2019 ...



PAC renovations planned | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The Fairmont School Board recently accepted a $553000 bid to replace all of the seating in the Performing Arts Center at Fairmont High School.



Fairmont Area creates new science classes | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Fairmont Area Schools has a good mix of veteran and new teachers. While each brings with them a wealth of knowledge and an eagerness to ...



Students staging 'Dream' | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Fairmont High School is bringing William Shakespeare's classic “A Midsummer Night's Dream” to the stage. The first show is 7 p.m. Thursday. They conti.



Schools to work on communication | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT— The Fairmont School Board on Tuesday heard from several educators from Fairmont Elementary School. Kirsten Rosol, Ross Long and Kelly ...



Ricker praises school, city | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — State Education Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker visited Fairmont Elementary and Fairmont High School on Monday, kicking off a statewide ...



Fairmont's Kueker quadruplets graduating | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Bella and Cora Kueker are often asked by people, “Are you twins?” To which they reply, “No. We're quads.” The sisters, along with their brothers, Dar.



Gophers' volleyball to scrimmage in Fairmont on Saturday | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The University of Minnesota Gophers volleyball team will hold a scrimmage against the University of South Dakota from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at ...



Student garners rare honor | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Jeb Green, a senior at Fairmont High School, has been named a National Merit Scholarship finalist. Students are selected based on their PSAT test scores, invo.



Great 8 to be enshrined in Fairmont Hall of Fame on Oct. 6 | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Take one glance at Dave Paschke's overall coaching resume' during his two decade-plus tenure in the Fairmont school district, and one could ...



In Fairmont: Teachers recognized at banquet | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

The Business Education Committee of The Fairmont Area Chamber of Commerce put on its annual New Teachers Recognition Banquet on Monday evening.



Students 'forgiven' snow days | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The Fairmont School Board on Tuesday approved forgiving five of nine inclement weather days for staff. There will be no requirement for students.



Fairmont's IHD festival starts Friday | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — This weekend's forecast calls for pleasant temperatures, with a 100 percent chance of fun as Fairmont celebrates Interlaken Heritage Days. “A.



Minnesota student will graduate with high school diploma — and nursing degree  Star Tribune

For Melinda Kassandra Lopez, this is only the next step in a long-term plan of becoming a sub-specialist in pediatric surgical gynecology.



Fairmont student stars at Trigstar competition | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Zihao Yang, a soon-to-be senior at Fairmont High School, placed second at this year's state Trigstar competition. A regional competition took p.



Lopez to become first high school student to graduate from Minnesota West nursing program  Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON -- Melinda Kassandra Lopez can't remember a time when she hasn't wanted to be a doctor. With a personality that drives her to constantly push ...



Aviation course coming to Fairmont High | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

A new course at Fairmont High School will help students and the community soar to new heights. The idea to develop an aviation class at FHS came about four ...



Warmup bringing chance to play, learn | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — After an eternity, spring is finally here and summer is on its way. Along with the warmer weather and longer days will come many new ways to ...



Triple A: Students look toward future | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Each school year, a top female senior and a top male senior who excel in academics, athletics and the arts are selected as the district's Triple A winners. Th.



Garry: Be grateful where you come from | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Dan Garry has lived a wholehearted life that first found its rhythm in his experiences growing up in Fairmont. He credits his family, his teacher.



Hy-Vee steps up to help | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Hy-Vee steps up to help To the Editor: Cardinal Power Fastpitch, the summer girls softball association in Fairmont, recently sold discount punch cards for P.



Family, colleagues remember Nelson | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — They say it's hard to forget someone who gave you so much to remember and that is true of Sue Nelson, who was a mother, sister, daughter, ...



Brooks' baseball era in Fairmont comes to a close | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Umpire, public address announcer, concession stand grill master, groundskeeper, team psychologist, baseball association member and last, but ...



Timmerman makes travel her reality | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Sam Timmerman, a Fairmont native, wholeheartedly agrees with the quote, “The world is too big to stay in one place and life is too short to do just one thing.



Seniors look back with good cheer | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

When Fairmont High School's senior cheerleaders are together, it quickly becomes evident that these young women have spent a lot of time in each other's com.



Class of 2018 graduates | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The Fairmont High School Class of 2018 said farewell to their “Cardinal” days on Sunday as 126 students received diplomas. Seven students ...



Fairmont aims at 4th winning softball season in a row | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Haley Loerts guided the Fairmont softball program to a single-season school record of 16-7 during her head coaching debut in 2016. One year ...



Band bound for parades in California | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Fairmont High School's marching band is gearing up to embark on a 10-day trip to San Diego and Los Angeles. More than 100 students, 12 adult chaperones ...



Geerdes selected as Sentinel Relays' honorary referee | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — “Are we ready? Streeeeetch. That's one. Reach ... just a little more. That's two. ... Good, good. Three. ... Four. ... Five. ... ” The ab.



Red Rock offers free entertainment | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT— The noon lunch hour can be boring, but it doesn't have to be. The Red Rock Center for the Arts offers free entertainment from noon to 1p.m. on the.



Teen helping state leaders shape legislation | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Weston Loughmiller, a sophomore at Fairmont High School, is helping shape public policy as a member of the Minnesota Youth Council. The council is a ...



Student earns rare opportunity with Mayo | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Lauren Scott just finished the Mayo Career Immersion Program, a free week-long learning opportunity at the Mayo campus in Rochester. Of the 40 juniors and ...



8 groups adopt Fairmont parks | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — From the Adopt-A-Park program, to gypsy moth traps to the 2020 budget, the Fairmont Park Board covered a wide range of topics Tuesday.



Holstine: Every kid matters | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Kelly Holstine, the 2018 Minnesota Teacher of the Year and a 1992 Fairmont High School graduate, was the guest speaker at a back-to-school opening session ...



2018 FHS HOF class announced | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Six former Cardinal athletic standouts and two former Fairmont coaches will be inducted into the 2018 Fairmont Hall of Fame on Saturday, Oct. 6, ...



Everyone gets to play, learn | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Fairmont Elementary School is working to include everyone. One way is through a developmentally adapted physical education class modeled on the Special ...



Traetow selected to Hall of Fame | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Speech time. On Oct. 6, Andy Traetow was inducted into the Gustavus Adolphus College Hall of Fame after the Gusties' homecoming football game in St. Peter.



Local pilot honored for 50 years of flying | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

When your heart's in the sky you need to let it fly free and high, at least according to Fairmont resident Verlus Burkhart. Burkhart recently received the W.



Cardinal girls runners look to continue stately run | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Some teams rebuild when they lose top talent, and some keep on winning. The Fairmont girls cross country team lost five runners from last year'



Cardinal runners earn 1st, 2nd at Early Bird Invite | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

The Class A, No. 12-ranked Fairmont girls cross country team duplicated its first-place team showing from last fall during Friday's Early Bird Invitational, while the ...



Debate is on at local school district | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Erik Walker moved to Fairmont in 2015 and has since held several positions at Fairmont Jr./Sr. High School. Originally hired as the Performing Ar.



Hoye helps create family atmosphere | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Not every team creates friends, but some create family. Kaleb Hoye is a junior at Fairmont High School and in his third season playing for the Fairmont Area C.



Class of 2017 graduates | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Sunday was a day of celebration for the 101 members of the Fairmont High School Class of 2017, although many blinked back tears when ...



School ready to get creative | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

As the new school year is about to begin, administrators at Fairmont High School are excited for students to utilize a new “MakerSpace” area that will allow.



Duffey inducted into gymnastics Hall | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Shortly after the Thanksgiving holiday each year, the winter sports season gets under way. That means that for at least one night a week, Bob ...



Kehrberg earns selection to golf coaches' Hall of Fame | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Dan Kehrberg assembled a prolific resume' during his three-decade career of coaching boys golf at Fairmont High School. Kehrberg made an ...



Partners in Education show set for Thursday | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT - Fairmont public school students will pool their talents to present the annual Partners in Education variety show at 7 p.m. Thursday in the ...



Fairmont teen receives a perfect ACT test score | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Fairmont High School Junior Kellen Rodriguez recently received a letter in the mail. Though that may seem unremarkable, it is the sender and subject matter ...



Pierson, Sagedahls pace Fairmont Summer Run | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Lukas Pierson fine-tuned his long-distance running skills for his first year of college, while Penn Sagedahl perfected his stride in preparing for.



Mayo touts array of changes | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont has undergone numerous enhancements over the past 18 months. These include adding several new ...



Krumholz following in family footsteps | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Running might not be for everyone, but the DeVries and Krumholz families have shown it's for them. Sarah Krumholz is the next in a line of Fair.



Padres draft Becker in 9th round | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

NORTHROP — The waiting game is finally over for Northrop native and former Fairmont High School standout Luke Becker. The San Diego Padres selected the ...



Students team up with Mayo | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Fairmont High School students with an interest in the medical field recently began shadowing different departments at Mayo Clinic Health ...



Candidate joins school board race | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — A third person has filed to run for school board in Fairmont. Martha Myren added her name to the list Tuesday. She joins incumbent Rufus Rodr.



Blessed to give: East Chain couple meets need | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

EAST CHAIN — About two months ago, Eddy Cyphers, a 1974 graduate of Fairmont High School, spoke to the Fairmont Rotary Club about his work teaching ...



Woodland closed on Halloween | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Woodland Avenue in Fairmont again will be closed to vehicular traffic on Halloween. On Monday, the City Council voted unanimously to block ...



Students aiding educators | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

This is the second year that a cadet teaching class has been offered at Fairmont Jr./Sr. High School. Family and consumer science teacher Wendi Tonder heard ...



Industrious Maschoff earns honor | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

When Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall celebrates its 50th anniversary during homecoming festivities Oct. 5, a Fairmont man will be one of ...



Glad to serve: Student receives big award | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Izzy Munsch, a sophomore at the Fairmont Jr./Sr. High School, recently received the President's Volunteer *Service* Award. The award, given by The Prudential ...



Chirpich commits to DI baseball program | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Four years ago, Spencer Chirpich tore the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching arm. Chirpich's road to recovery has taken a number of twis.



Sagedahls: Three generations of running excellence | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — If you're signed up for the 2-mile run at next Saturday's 40th annual Fairmont Summer Run, the odds are good you'll be running close to a mem.



Students earn Triple A honors | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Every year, one young man and one young woman are selected from the senior class at area schools and given the honor of Triple A recipient. The award is ...



Fairmont boys runners to build upon past success | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Year-to-year improvement is important in a sports program and the Fairmont Cardinals boys cross country team is looking to build on last year's s.



Herbert 'Herbie' A. Meckola  Mesabi Daily News

Herbert “Herbie” A. Meckola, 88, of Hoyt Lakes, passed away peacefully, on May 1, 2019 at Essentia Health – Northern Pines in Aurora, MN. He was born in ...



Fairmont's Lardy to throw for DI track & field program | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — In a matter of a season, Fairmont girls thrower Alli Lardy went from missing the Class A state meet to earning state runner-up honors in the shot p.



Scholarship winners announced | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Fairmont Dollars for Scholars has awarded 175 college scholarships worth $182200. Since 1973, the group has given 3820 scholarships worth ...



Student bringing up emus | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Andrew Moeller will be a senior this fall at Fairmont High School. The 17-year-old is the FFA chapter president, and this past year he was awarded the ...



Fairmont coach learned from the best | Local Sports  Post-Bulletin

Tom Mahoney retired in the spring of 1990 after a 34-year tenure as the Fairmont High School head football coach.



Names and notables March 24-25, 2019  Mankato Free Press

Smoke-Free Generation. Students from Minnesota State University joined nearly 400 youth and public health advocates from across Minnesota Feb. 27 to rally ...



Volunteer program gains speed | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Last school year, Fairmont High School implemented a volunteer letter that students in grades 9-12 could earn after putting in at least 100 volunteer hours.



Classroom training helps student save a life | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — When an emergency strikes, will you be ready? Fairmont High School student Tony Joseph now knows the answer, and it is a resounding yes.



Stanford Football Recruiting Notebook  247Sports

Stanford had a busy day yesterday as the Cardinal looked to bolster both its '19 and '20 classes.



Moeller follows father's footsteps | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — A parent is a child's first role model. As a result, children will often pattern their behavior after their parents. For Andrew Moeller, this m.



Fairmont students win prestigious Triple A award | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Hard work is usually something to be proud of. When we put in the effort, the sweat, and the tears, it's nice to see things come to completion. E.



Roschen returns with spirit | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

More than 20 Fairmont cheerleaders are spending three days this week at the squad's annual cheer camp, led by one of their own alumna. A 2005 graduate of ...



St. John Vianney dinner coming up | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The 14th annual St. John Vianney Dinner Dance will be held Jan. 27, starting with a social hour from 5:30-6:30. A meal will be served at 6:30 p.m.



Officer taking role at school | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Over the past two decades, the public school experience has changed. Technology continues to grow by leaps and bounds, social norms have ...



Rosen adds to scholarship fund | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — In the past six years, the Erma Rosen Nursing Scholarship has helped nine area college students achieve their goal of obtaining a degree. Rosen ...



Teen Court celebrates 20 years | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

For 20 years, Martin County Teen Court has maintained a jury of peers for youthful first offenders. In honor of the milestone, the program held an open house Fr.



Boy, 13, shot, still in hospital | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

TRIMONT — According to a gofundme.com page, Reese Sandmeyer, 13, of Trimont is hospitalized in Rochester after an accidental shooting. A recent news ...



Becker balances work with coaching 2 teams | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — “It's hogs in the morning, baseball at night pretty much,” Levi Becker said. And, he wouldn't have it any other way. In May, the Fairmo.



St. James Lutheran Church and School: Rebuilding after challenges | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

St. James Lutheran church and school in Northrop have faced several challenges over the past year and a half, but it's safe to say that the community is ready.



Readers' Views | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

Grateful for help To the Editor: Our heartfelt thanks to the Fairmont Police Department, Fairmont Fire Department and Martin County Sheriff's Department f.



New Fairmont police chief doing what he likes best | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — When he assumes the role of Fairmont's police chief on Dec. 8, Mike Hunter will lead a department that already has earned his respect. “I'm.



Comedian Lee making return | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

People looking for a fun, warm and — best of all — free evening of entertainment can't do much better than to attend Laff for Life on Saturday at the Fair.



Teenager takes on rare illness | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — It's not easy to be a teenager or young adult. You begin to leave the structured world of classrooms, parental oversight and childhood friendship.



Fairmont cross country runs to 1st, 2nd at Early Bird | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — The Class A, No. 3-ranked Fairmont Cardinals girls cross country team literally made the right strides to start the season, winning the Early Bird.



Helen Bates -- Plainview  Post-Bulletin

Helen A. “Dolly” Bates, 90, passed away at Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus — Rochester, on Sunday, July 15, 2018. She was born at home in ...



She's all excited about the job - faribaultcountyregister.com | News, Sports, Information on the Blue Earth region  Faribault County Register

She may be new to the job, but she certainly is no stranger to the area.



Female runners on the rise at Fairmont Summer Run | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — A sport like running seems to be something that would be universal. However, there was a time when it was predominately male. In recent years ...



FHS girls look to 'field' success | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

UNITED CARDINALS — Members of the Fairmont Cardinals girls track & field team scheduled to play host to Mankato East and Maple River on Thursday at Bob ...



City Center Townhomes rising | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

FAIRMONT — Matt Traetow has been watching the rise of the City Center Townhomes from his window in the Krueger Realty office at the corner of Blue Earth ...



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