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October 9, 2016
This home near Garfield was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived on scene. The most damage occurred in the middle of the home, behind the trees.
Fire damages home near Garfield
October 9, 2016 - 5:44am
September 30, 2016
This moose was spotted in Garfield on Tuesday morning. Last week, there was also a moose spotting in Fergus Falls. (Contributed)
Moose on the loose
September 30, 2016 - 1:00am
September 9, 2016
LETTER: Garfield is looking great
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am
September 4, 2016
This photo was taken Monday, two days after a fire gutted a house in Garfield. It's located at 4438 County Road 40, across the street from the Cenex gas station. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Fire damages house in Garfield
September 4, 2016 - 11:57pm
August 17, 2016
Children wave from the top of one of the Garfield Fire Department trucks during the parade on Saturday.  (Photos by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
Out and About around the county: Garfield Festival
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
Emergency personnel receiving the Life Saving Award include (back row, left to right) Bill Thoennes, Ben Summer, Jeff Way, Jason Uhde, Jed Tatro, Scott Allyn; (front) Katelyn Harren, Gaye Mounsdon, Ardie Piper, John Wussow and Craig Sholts.
Life Saving Awards presented at Garfield City Council meeting
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
Physical education teacher and Hoops for Heart volunteer Chris Janssen smiles as Carlos Elementary paraprofessional Deanne Mortenson shaves his head. Janssen challenged students from Carlos, Garfield and Miltona elementary schools to participate in Hoops for Heart and raise at least $5,500. After the goal was met, the top fundraising school, Carlos, decided he should get a Mohawk, dye it pink and shave his head.  (Contributed photos)
Teacher shaves head for Hoops for Heart
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
May 9, 2016
Start spring cleaning with metal clean-up day
May 9, 2016 - 11:43am
April 22, 2016
Garfield Fire Department hosts breakfast
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
December 4, 2015
Santa Claus makes a stop in Garfield
December 4, 2015 - 12:00am
October 7, 2015
Charge dismissed in animal cruelty case
October 7, 2015 - 12:00am
John Ledermann (right) discusses his experience with interseeding a cover crop during a field day for the Land Stewardship Project on Thursday, October 1. Ledermann planted rye grass with his corn in a field on his Brandon farm. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
Area farmers experiment with interseeding
October 7, 2015 - 12:00am
Garfield council sets proposed tax levy
October 7, 2015 - 12:00am
Garfield council seat opens
October 7, 2015 - 12:00am
September 23, 2015
U.S. Senator Al Franken presented WWII Navy veteran Jim Clermont of Garfield with the French Legion Medal of Honor during a special presentation at Target Field on September 3. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus (behind Franken) was also part of the presentation; he invited Clermont and family to attend the Minnesota Twins game that day. (Contribtued)
Clermont receives French Legion of Honor
September 23, 2015 - 12:00am