As you hoisted a shovelful of that fourth or fifth or 20th spring snowfall, you probably wondered whether warm weather was ever going to come this year. But finally it’s here (er, was expected to be, at press time). The birds are chirping, the sun is lingering, the landscape is greening up a…

The FHS class of '63 meets at 9 a.m. Thursday, April 26 at Perkins. All classmates in the area are encouraged to attend. Bring your registration and checks made to the class of 1963 for the 55-year class reunion on July 7 at the Elks in Faribault. Spouses/friends invited.

Each year, educators in the Faribault-Northfield chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma award a scholarship to a Faribault High School, Bethlehem Academy,or Northfield High School senior girl who plans to earn a degree in education and become a teacher.

Chronic Pain Self-Management is a free group workshop designed to help people living with chronic pain better manage their symptoms and improve their daily lives. This program is being offered at no cost by Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota in partnership with the Faribault Area Senio…


Etta Mae Newcomb was born July 3, 2017 at Abbott Northwestern hospital in Minneapolis, to Michelle and Erik Newcomb.

Carter Charles Anderson was born June 25, 2017 in Faribault to Dani Rodewald and Charlie Anderson. He weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces.

Addison Marie Feist was born June 9, 2017 in Owatonna, to Jess Feist and Kristen (Gillen) Feist. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces.

OWATONNA — A girl, Lily Sue Dalluge, was born on July 9, 2017 at Allina Health Owatonna Hospital to Joshua and Jennifer (Janke) Dalluge. She weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces.



The family of Ralph and Kay Goracke would like to invite the community to help them celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.