Advertise in our 2018 Visitors Guide!

Reserve your ad space today in the ultimate, all-inclusive Martin County Visitor and Relocation Guide! Twelve thousand copies are printed and distributed each year within Martin County and throughout the tri-state area. Hundreds of copies are mailed directly to requestors who have expressed interest in visiting or relocating to Martin County. The digital version of…

Fairmont MN Chamber dues and don’ts

By: Margaret Dillard – Chamber President Fairmont Chamber dues and sponsorships: Do these contributions really make a difference? This month marks my 3rd anniversary as President of Fairmont MN Area Chamber. The conclusion of each 12 month period prompts me to look upon what we have accomplished and to ask what our business community needs…

Local option sales tax

Beginning on October 1, 2017, the city of Fairmont will have a 0.5 percent voter-approved sales and use tax. The local sales tax will apply to all retail sales made within the city of Fairmont. The use tax will apply to all taxable items used in the city where local sales tax was not paid.…

2017 Ambassador Scholarship Awarded

ABOVE: Chamber President Margaret Dillard and Ambassador Committee Chair Nancy Stauffer award the Ambassador Scholarship to Sarah Bartz. The Ambassador Committee of the Fairmont Area Chamber of Commerce awarded a $1,000 Scholarship to Sarah Bartz. Sarah is the daughter of Kevin and Kathy Bartz of Truman, MN. She is a student at the University of…