The Fields of Grace Churches at Lafayette and the Lafayette Area Lions will co-sponsor a Focus on Vision Impairment and Blindness Info and Resource Fair on Wednesday, April 25.

The Nicollet County Farm Bureau will award two $500 scholarships provided through the Adolph and Emily Lokensgard Scholarship Trust Fund. The scholarship trust fund was established to provide two equal annual awards to two different students in either field of agriculture or family consumer …

An exhibit of Kay Helms photography in the Seven Mile Creek Watershed will be on display beginning 10:45 a.m. Sunday at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 150 Stadium Court, Mankato. Guests from the Seven Mile Creek Watershed Partnership and Minnesota Agricultural Water Resource C…

Open Door Health Center will host a breast cancer screening event at 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 1 at 309 Holly Lane, Mankato. The screenings, which include a breast exam as well as a mammogram, will be available to women ages 40 and over who are due or overdue for these services.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation will hold an open house on the year's Hwy. 169 construction project between St. Peter and Le Sueur. The open house will be 5-7 Thursday, April 19, at the St. Peter Community Center, 600 S. Fifth St., Room 219.

Births

Nathan and Kellie Reyelts of Fairmont, announce the birth of their daughter, Lauren Jean Reyelts. Lauren joins older sisters Annie, 7, Julia, 3, and Mollie, 2, and brothers Evan, 6, and Collin, 5.

Joseph and Savanna Williams Thomas announce the birth of their daughter, Sloane Marie Thomas, on Sept. 20, 2016 at River Valley Birth Center, St Peter.

Russell and Kelly Fox announce the birth of their daughter, Edyth Marlee Fox, on Sept. 15, 2016 at River Valley Birth Center, St. Peter.

Lucas and Courtney (Kleinschmidt) Schaefer announce the birth of their daughter, Abigail Ruth Schaefer, on Sept. 11, 2016 at River Valley Birth Center, St Peter.

Engagements

Weddings

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