Winnebago News

01/10/2018 03:02 AM  ~~~Source~~~
W'bago OKs sale of duplexes 

Winnebago City Council on Tuesday approved a purchase agreement for two city-owned duplexes, about six months after accepting the initial purchase offer. In July, the council unanimously accepted a $220,000 offer from Robert Richards to purchase the duplexes, which are located on Second Avenue SW and Fifth Street SW.

01/01/2018 04:19 AM  ~~~Source~~~
The Top 10 Stories of 2017 in Faribault County 

The rumors starting to circulate around Blue Earth right after a banner sign went up on the Walmart building in early September that read "Store Closing." Then came the official announcement that the store, which had been a fixture in the Blue Earth business community for 30 years, was indeed going to close.

12/24/2017 03:01 AM  ~~~Source~~~
BE sells lot in Golden Spike Park 

The city of Blue Earth will soon be filling another lot in the Golden Spike Business Park, located just north of I-90 Freeway. At their second meeting of December, the City Council unanimously passed a land transfer ordinance that will sell the lot to BENCO Electric Cooperative.

12/20/2017 02:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Blue Earth weighs development contract 

The council this week discussed a proposed contract for CEDA to provide Economic Development Authority services on a contract basis for Blue Earth, beginning in January. CEDA would take the place of the Faribault County Development Corporation.