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Embrace the Possibilities

It was only by chance that we came to Blue Earth, Minnesota. Exhausted after a long day’s drive, we pulled into the small charming town in search of the park listed on:  1,151 more words


A Trip to the Faribault County Courthouse

I was recently able to stop at the Faribault County Courthouse in Blue Earth, Minnesota to look up records for John and Mali Almlie.  Man, that courthouse is gorgeous… 261 more words

Albert Lea man injured in auto accident

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Freeborn County man is one of three hurt in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the collision happened at the intersection of Highway 109 and County Road 11 in Faribault County.  74 more words

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Grocery Store Reunion

My high school reunion (insert big number here) took place recently in Blue Earth, MN.  Yes, at the local grocery store.  We had a large turnout, 54 of the 98 in our graduating class plus several spouses and a few teachers took part in the festivities.   353 more words


Football roundup: Warriors rout Cobblers; Trojans win

Visiting Washington spoiled Rapid City Central’s homecoming on Friday night, romping to a 35-0 first quarter lead en route to a 62-9 rout of the Cobblers in Rapid City. 1,811 more words


Elliott column: Watkins honors its 1st team

WATKINS – As a group, the 1982 Watkins Clippers didn’t win a game.

But that’s OK. They didn’t win one in 1983, either.

What they did do was build the current Watkins Baseball Park, which is host to the 92nd annual state amateur baseball tournament. 586 more words


All-Star football: Mankato connection propels South

There wasn’t a lotof flash in the Minnesota Football Coaches Association’s Prep All-Star game Saturday afternoon at Husky Stadium.

Both the North and South All-Star teams’ offenses struggled mightily, but two Mankato West High School teammates made the biggest impact when it counted. 1,123 more words