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COMMISSIONERS

Martin County Commissioners Agenda THE MARTIN COUNTY BOARD MEETS TUESDAY AT 9 A.M. AMONG THE AGENDA ITEMS WILL BE A PRESENTATION OF A PROPOSED MARTIN COUNTY SOCIAL HOST ORDINANCE, INTRODUCTION AND OATH OF OFFICE FOR NEW EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT DIRECTOR AND REVIEW OF THE APPROVED 2019 PRELIMINARY BUDGET AND [...]

October 15th, 2018|

MARTIN COUNTY FORUM

Forum Candidates Respond To Issues Incumbent Dan Schmidtke and challenger Richard Koons answered questions Thursday about their campaigns for the District 4 Commissioner seat on the Martin County Board. Topics at a forum at City Hall in Fairmont included a proposed $40 million county justice center. DAN SCHMIDTKE [...]

October 12th, 2018|

OVERDOSE DEATH

Charges Filed A Truman man has been charged in Martin County with third-degree murder in the Aug. 19 overdose death of Mariah Lynn Miller, 24, of Fairmont. An autopsy was performed on Miller. It revealed a positive result for meth in her blood and a final anatomic diagnosis including [...]

October 12th, 2018|

SCHOOL BOARD FORUM

CANDIDATE FORUMS The four Fairmont Area School Board candidates — Michael Edman, John Gibeau, Martha Myren and Rufus Rodriguez — had the opportunity to let the public know their positions during a forum Wednesday at City Hall in Fairmont. The four candidate are running to fill three open [...]

October 11th, 2018|

COUNCIL FORUM

CANDIDATE FORUMS Incumbent Debbie Foster and challenger Jeff Weber, candidates for Fairmont mayor, answered questions Wednesday at a candidate forum at City Hall. 3rd Ward council candidate Randy Lubenow also participated. A social host ordinance that would hold adults responsible for underage alcohol consumption on their property, proposed [...]

October 11th, 2018|

FAIRMONT SCHOOL BOARD

New Business Manager Hired The Fairmont School Board approved the hire of a new business manager Tuesday. Superintendent Joe Brown recommended the board contract with Bradley Carlton for a fee of $60,000, beginning Oct. 1 and running through June 30. Carlton is familiar with the district as he [...]

October 10th, 2018|

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