SEVERE WX : Winter Weather Advisory View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Adams turns 150 years old

Community planning big celebration for the summer.

Posted: Jan 30, 2018 5:03 PM

ADAMS, Minn. – A southern Minnesota town is beginning its 150th birthday celebration.

Adams in Mower County was officially founded on January 30, 1868 and a Sesquicentennial Kickoff was held on Sunday. The community of roughly 800 people is located about 15 miles southeast of Austin, just five miles north of the Iowa/Minnesota border.

The full Sesquicentennial Celebration is set for June 8.

Article Comments

Mason City
Broken Clouds
27° wxIcon
Hi: 33° Lo: 13°
Feels Like: 15°
Albert Lea
Clear
27° wxIcon
Hi: 32° Lo: 10°
Feels Like: 15°
Austin
Clear
28° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 13°
Feels Like: 19°
Charles City
Overcast
27° wxIcon
Hi: 33° Lo: 13°
Feels Like: 16°
Rochester
Clear
25° wxIcon
Hi: 32° Lo: 12°
Feels Like: 13°
Wintry mix to snow through Monday
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Community Events