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Some good news locally despite tough times across the state

February 14, 2010 Maybe things are not as bad out here in Faribault County as in other parts of the state. Or, perhaps it just seems that way, because of the many activities going on here. more »»

Everyone and his brother wants to run for governor of Minnesota

February 8, 2010 Who would want the job of governor of the State of Minnesota? I mean, after all, the state is in dire financial shape. more »»

Vikings, Twins gave us heartaches last week

February 1, 2010 Are you tired of talking about the Vikings loss to the New Orleans Saints? Have you dissected the game enough, and discussed what went wrong? What else was there to do on a... more »»

Quietly, Faribault County is eliminating several positions

January 25, 2010 It was not announced with much fanfare at the Faribault County Commissioners meeting last Tuesday morning. In fact, it wasn’t announced at all. more »»

Enough with the finger pointing

January 25, 2010 To the Editor: It is apparent the time has come to get matters out in the open about the controversy which has its grip on our city. more »»

Winnebago, Blue Earth councils need to re-examine decisions

January 17, 2010 Sometimes the workings of a city government are puzzling. Sometimes they are downright wrong. There were two good examples of that fact locally in the last two weeks. more »»

Goldy Gopher could be in trouble if he comes to Faribault County

January 11, 2010 Buried deep in the Faribault County Commissioners meeting agenda last week was an item named ‘designating official county newspaper. more »»

Commissioners get ‘pat on back’

January 11, 2010 To the Editor: It is important to give a pat on the back when a job is well done. more »»

What items didn’t get on the Register’s top ten stories list

January 3, 2010 You would think it would be fairly easy to come up with a top ten news stories of the year list. Trust me, it isn’t. more »»

Be it hereby resolved – making resolutions for county groups

December 27, 2009 This week between Christmas and New Years is known for a lot of things – family gatherings, no school, winter vacations and college bowl games. more »»

This group in Wells did what many towns dream of, but don’t

December 21, 2009 There have been several stories in the pages of the Register this past year concerning Wells and things going on there. more »»

Sarah Palin not the only one who has been going rogue

December 13, 2009 “Going Rogue” is the name of former Alaska governor – and former vice presidential candidate – Sarah Palin’s new book. She has been touring the U.. more »»

Many variables affect whether local taxes will go up or down

December 7, 2009 Like most other property owners in Faribault County, I received my proposed property tax bill for 2010 in the mail the other day. more »»

Enger questions bus, jail decisions

December 7, 2009 To the Editor: After the new jail opened, I had hoped that my venting would be finished. Not so. more »»

Wow! Bucs Night Out provides fun time, raises over $34,000

November 30, 2009 I had an opportunity to attend my second Bucs Night Out event a week ago. I could have made it to three of them, as it was the week before Bucs Night Out in 2007 that I first moved to Blue Earth. more »»

A run-down on the new runway

November 30, 2009 To the Editor: I understand that there have been some news reports about the Blue Earth City Council’s consideration of the FAA’s request for a concrete alternate for the airport runway... more »»

Where was plan for maintenance?

November 23, 2009 Some residents of Faribault County are going to be surprised to read in this week’s Register that there wasn’t a plan for doing cleaning, mowing, snow removal and maintenance at the new County Law... more »»

Students express passion to turn Blue Earth downtown green

November 23, 2009 An ad hoc Blue Earth committee got an earful on Thursday morning. more »»

One last chance

November 23, 2009 It would be my last chance so I wasn’t about to botch it this time. On a Thursday night while driving back home to Winnebago I remembered there was something I needed to do. more »»

What these young volunteers are thinking may surprise you

November 14, 2009 Kids these days. What the heck are they thinking? At an event held on Saturday, Nov. 7, I found out what some kids were thinking – and it might surprise you. more »»



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