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Fountain Council turns down storage request
11/11/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- The Fountain City Council remained comprised of the same members following the Nov. 4 election. A total of 235 voters cast their ballots, and Mayor Richard Kujath received 212 votes, councilman David Gudmundson received 165 votes, and councilman Chad Wangen received 162 votes. An estimated 22 write... View

SADD speaker leads Chatfield students to think about life-impacting decisions  
SADD speaker leads Chatfield students to think about life-impacting decisions
11/11/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- "Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. You would like to be called 'ladies and gentlemen,' not 'boys and girls,' right?"... View

 
Fountain continues moving through new requirements for treatment plant
10/14/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- "This is not as simple as I thought it was two years ago," said McGhie & Betts engineer Dave Morrill on Oct. 2 at the Fountain City Council meeting, as he spoke of the process of building a new wastewater treatment plant in Fountain.... View

 
City approves 'heritage landmark' ordinance and consultant
10/02/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- The Chatfield City Council took a figurative walk down the historic preservation lane during its Sept. 22 meeting.... View

 
Candidates for Fillmore County commissioner seat share views
09/02/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- Three county residents will be running for the position of First District Fillmore County commissioner on the primary election ballot Tuesday, Sept. 9.... View

 
Council accepts bond bids; tables Landmark decision
08/19/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- The Chatfield High School and other residences in that area of town may be seeing relief to low water pressure in the future. The Chatfield City Council held a discussion on a mid-level water system, which could improve service to that area, during its Aug. 11 meeting.... View

 
Four city council seats open up
08/19/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- Four Chatfield City Council positions will be voted upon in the general election, Tuesday, Nov. 4. The mayoral position, a two-year term, will be available, along with three four-year city ccouncil seats.... View

Chatfield community CAN have fun and become more fit  
Chatfield community CAN have fun and become more fit
07/15/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- Anyone CAN do it. "It" in this case is physical activity, such as recreational walking, with an end goal of becoming more fit.... View

 
Fountain Council votes to proceed with plant
07/10/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- "I resubmitted the plans and specs to the MPCA (Minnesota Pollution Control Agency), and it's reviewing them," said engineer Dave Morrill of McGhie & Betts as he addressed Fountain's city council July 2, concerning the city's new wastewater treatment plant under consideration for construction.... View

 
Board of Appeal looks at county values
06/26/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- The valuation of one Spring Valley home was protested, while values and sales of property across the county were reviewed during the annual Fillmore County Board of Appeals and Equalization meeting. It was held last Tuesday afternoon at the commissioner's board room at the courthouse in Preston.View

 
Council hears bids on Hilltop Estates projects
06/17/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- McGhie & Betts engineer Dave Morrill updated the Chatfield City Council on water tower, lift station and Hillside Drive bids at the regular meeting held June 9. Vice Mayor Brenda Johnson presided over the meeting.... View

Chatfield couple revs it up in Hot Rod Tour Thursday  
Chatfield couple revs it up in Hot Rod Tour Thursday
06/10/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- As the saying "there's a first time for everything" goes, Chatfield resident Mike Stock decided he wouldn't miss his opportunity to participate for the first time in Hot Rod magazine's 14th annual Power Tour.... View

 
Public input meeting on objectives for Hazard Mitigation Plan is June 10
06/05/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- A public meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 10, at the Rushford-Peterson High School from 6 to 8 p.m. to gather public input on Fillmore County's Hazard Mitigation Plan.... View

 
Trout Run is a 'Water to Watch'
05/06/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- An assembly of the nation's leading authorities on aquatic conservation has unveiled the 2008 "10 Waters to Watch" list, a collection of rivers, streams and shores that will be cleaner and healthier habitats for the many fish and wildlife species and people who call these areas home. Trout Run in F... View

Taking a look back at Chatfield history pre-statehood as sesquicentennial banner arrives  
Taking a look back at Chatfield history pre-statehood as sesquicentennial banner arrives
04/24/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- The State of Minnesota's sesquicentennial banner arrived to a fitting reception at the Chatfield Public Library on April 11.... View

 
Public notice error will push back county decision on tax abatement in Chatfield development
03/25/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- It appears the Fillmore County public hearing - and pending final approval - on the tax abatement requested for Hilltop Estates Development in Chatfield has hit a slight delay.... View

 
Sesquicentennial banner to visit Fillmore County libraries
03/24/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- As the state?s sesquicentennial draws closer, two ambassadors are making their way across Minnesota. These emissaries are banners that will make stops at libraries in every county in Minnesota before returning to St. Paul on May 11, 2008, for the 150th anniversary of statehood. The banner will be a... View

 
Find the perfect dress for reasonable price at Second Dance Dresses sale
02/12/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- Want first-rate sparkle at secondhand prices?... View

 
County chooses Bonestroo for hazard mitigation plan
01/29/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- Meeting Jan. 22, the Fillmore County Commissioners voted to hire the Bonestroo firm of Rochester to do the county's hazard mitigation plan, which is expected to be completed by August.... View

 
Student leaders stand up for school after alleged racial incident
01/29/2008

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Chatfield, Minnesota (STPNS)- Chatfield student leaders are speaking out after an alleged racial incident ? possibly a hate crime ? at Chatfield High School. They sent a Letter to the Editor, published in this issue of the Chatfield News.... View