News

On a recent trip to India, a group of about 20 people from Fairfax, Gibbon, Winthrop and New Ulm, led by Father Bruno Santiago, visited a well that was financially supported by the All Saints Area Parish. Pictured above is the group near the well.
02/18/2020 - 2:08pm
By Denise Bonsack, Publisher For most people from rural Minnesota, a trip to India might not be at the top of the priority list. Some might not consider it at all.  But for a group of 20 from our area, last month it became a reality that they will...

Schools

02/18/2020 - 1:52pm
Cedar Mountain Elementary Cougar Pride winners for February 10. Row One: Ezekiel Tovar, Hailey All Runner, Gemma Riley and Jace Hanchett. Row Two: Ylo Rendon, Carlie Gransee and Rolicia Papish. Row Three: Kayse Haala, Saige All Runner, Kendra Lueck...

Obituaries

02/18/2020 - 9:42am
Steven John Sander June 10, 1958-February 13, 2020 Steven John Sander, 61, passed away Thursday, February 13, 2020, at home near Sturgis, SD, peacefully with family by his side. A Celebration of his life will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, February 17...

Sports

T-Bird Senior Tylor Hopp (#23) goes ‘coast to coast’ and finishes his trip with a flying leap to the hoop for two points during last Tuesday night’s game against the Wabasso Rabbits. For more photos from this event, see our full gallery at https://sgmphotos.smugmug.com/GFW/Sports/GFW-BBB-vs-Wabasso-022120.  (Staff photo by Denise Bonsack)
02/18/2020 - 2:18pm
By Denise Bonsack, Publisher The GFW boys’ varsity basketball team earned their third victory in four games last week when they hosted the Rabbits of Wabasso in Winthrop on Tuesday, February 11. The T-Birds kicked things off with a trio of baskets...