Police: Officer Fatally Shoots Man With Knives In FairmontAuthorities in southern Minnesota say police officers shot and killed a man who confronted officers with two knives.
Police Kill Knife-Wielding Man In FairmontPolice in a southern Minnesota city have shot and killed a man who authorities say confronted the officers with two knives.
Pastor Sentenced To 90 Days In Jail, 5 Years Probation For Possessing Child PornAccording to the criminal complaint, Trueblood was found to be using online chat rooms to solicit child pornography under the handle "PervyPastor."
State Patrol: Fairmont Man Killed In Motorcycle CrashA 29-year-old Fairmont man is dead after a motorcycle crash Friday night in Martin County.
Fairmont Pastor Facing Charges For Possessing Child PornographyA Fairmont pastor is facing charges for allegedly possessing pornographic images featuring children. Robert Cairl Trueblood, 56, has been charged with one count of possessing pornographic work on a computer, disk, image or other electronic means.
Boy, 17, Arrested For Online Threat Against School In Cottonwood Co.A 17-year-old boy was arrested Monday after he allegedly posted a threat against Fairmont schools Monday, according to the Fairmont Police Department.
Extra Security Precautions & Officers In Fairmont Schools After ThreatFairmont police say a threat posted to an anonymous internet application, Yik Yak, has prompted extra security precautions and patrols in area schools this week.
Prep Blog: Week 8, Previewing 'The Big 4'It doesn't seem right that this week already marks the end of the regular season in high school football. It feels like fans just got comfortable in their seats, and district races just started to take shape. But the reality is Week 8 is here. After this week, every prep football team in Minnesota is guaranteed only one more game.
Update: Woman, 83, Missing from Fairmont FoundAn 83-year-old woman missing from Fairmont has been found safe.
Pilot OK After Small Plane Goes Down In Southern WisconsinA pilot wasn't seriously hurt when his small plane lost power and went down in southern Wisconsin. Sheriff's officials say the 33-year-old pilot from Fairmont, Minnesota was flying from the Chicago area to the Twin Cities when the plane lost power Monday evening near the Green County community of Juda.
Fairmont Foods To Close In March; 167 Workers To Lose JobsFairmont Foods plans to close in March, putting 167 employees out of work. The frozen meal maker in south-central Minnesota cites the recent economic climate and says the company is unable to recover and continue operations.