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    Peanasky awarded highest state Parks and Recreation award

    Faribault Parks and Recreation Director Paul Peanasky was awarded on Friday, Jan. 13, with the highest professional award given by the Minnesota Recreation and Parks Association, Read on...
  2. A picture of Mayor Kevin Voracek talking into a microphone.

    Mayor Voracek to serve as president of MN Mayor's Association

    The MMA is a statewide association that is dedicated to connecting mayors across Minnesota, promoting dialogue between mayors around their shared experiences and to provide learning opportunities. Read on...
  3. An image of a black label that reads, &#34CATGUARD,&#34 to be placed on Catalytic Converters.

    PD joins Catalytic Converter Theft Prevention Program

    Through a state pilot program, the Faribault Police Department has partnered with the Minnesota Department of Commerce Fraud Bureau to distribute free catalytic converter marking kits to residents of Faribault. Read on...
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    Franchise Fee Rebate Applications accepted Jan. 1 - Feb. 28

    In October of 2021, the City Council authorized an increase to utility franchise fees. This fee is in lieu of levying special assessments for traditional pavement management projects (i.e. mill and overlay and street reconstruction.) Read on...
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    NOM NOM: Goats want your Christmas trees

    Drop off your Christmas trees at White Sands Dog Park, and give the goats a winter snack. The trees will be picked up by staff at Goat Dispatch, and the trees will be fed to the goats. Read on...
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