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Northfield Hospital + Clinics' new Urgent Care to debut in early February

Northfield News - Tue, 11/30/2021 - 3:29pm
Northfield’s new urgent care facility is closer to becoming a reality.
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Cannon Valley Elder Collegium gears up for winter session

Northfield News - Tue, 11/30/2021 - 11:30am
Over 50 but not over learning?
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Truth in Taxation meetings: where and when

Northfield News - Mon, 11/29/2021 - 3:58pm
State statues require Minnesota cities with a population of over 500, counties, school districts to hold a meeting to allow public comment on its proposed property tax levy for the taxes payable year 2022 and the proposed budget for the…
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Community systems offer alternative paths for solar growth

Northfield News - Mon, 11/29/2021 - 2:00pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Strolling his church's rooftop among 630 solar panels, Bishop Richard Howell Jr. acknowledged climate change isn't the most pressing concern for his predominantly Black congregation — even though it disproportionately harms people of color and the poor.
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Biden scheduled to tout infrastructure plan in Rosemount

Northfield News - Sun, 11/28/2021 - 12:01pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — President Joe Biden is slated to visit a Twin Cities suburb this week to tout his $1 trillion infrastructure plan.
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'Highly partisan' congressional maps proffered by House Redistricting Committee

Northfield News - Fri, 11/26/2021 - 5:15pm
Congressional and legislative maps, redrawn using data from the 2020 Census, could bring changes to area voters, particularly when it comes to who’s on the ballot next November.
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Officer honored for enforcing DWI laws as agencies plan extra holiday patrols

Northfield News - Fri, 11/26/2021 - 11:00am
Rice County motorists better watch out.
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To till or not to till: Rice County farmers advocate for no-till practices

Northfield News - Thu, 11/25/2021 - 1:45pm
After harvesting their crop each fall, farmers begin to prepare the ground for next year’s crop. Traditionally, this often includes conventional tillage, that is turning over the soil. to .
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Getting to know you: Byerly assumes Carleton presidency

Northfield News - Wed, 11/24/2021 - 10:45am
Earlier this fall, Alison Byerly began her tenure as the 12th president of Carleton College. She succeeds Steven Poskanzer, who led Northfield’s east-side college for 11 years.
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St. Olaf students bring unique barbershop experience to Northfield

Northfield News - Tue, 11/23/2021 - 4:30pm
The barbers from Trendz Barbershop in Apple Valley talk with the customers seated in the black chairs.
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A reluctant thumbs-up to demo the Archer House

Northfield News - Tue, 11/23/2021 - 8:45am
“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” —from “Closing Time” by Semisonic
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As the holidays approach, county's COVID case rate at its highest since Dec. 2020

Northfield News - Mon, 11/22/2021 - 4:00pm
With COVID cases again on the rise and a Thursday holiday that’s synonymous with being close, Deb Purfeerst is again asking residents to remain cautious.
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Co-op provides canvas, students the labor for mural depicting city's history, diversity

Northfield News - Mon, 11/22/2021 - 9:39am
A public art project that has been two years in the making is finally taking shape at the Just Foods Co-Op in downtown Northfield.
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Former Alibi owners facing new allegations

Northfield News - Thu, 11/18/2021 - 1:35pm
The former owners of Alibi Drinkery in Lakeville are facing new allegations in Dakota County civil court that they used the Limited Liability Company’s bank account for personal expenses, driving the account balance to zero in less than four months.
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Northfield elementary school reports concerning spike in confirmed COVID cases

Northfield News - Wed, 11/17/2021 - 6:29pm
The coronavirus is hitting Northfield's Bridgewater Elementary School hard.
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Environmental group: limits on drinking water contaminants too lax

Northfield News - Wed, 11/17/2021 - 2:15pm
A new tool by the Environmental Working Group is allowing Minnesotans to see what’s in their tap water.
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Environmental group: limits on contaminants in local drinking water need strengthening

Northfield News - Wed, 11/17/2021 - 11:15am
A new tool by the Environmental Working Group is allowing Minnesotans to see what’s in their tap water.
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Northfield driver suffers life-threatening injuries in 4-vehicle crash

Northfield News - Tue, 11/16/2021 - 9:23pm
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in a four-vehicle crash that seriously injured a Northfield man.
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Post Consumer Brands donates land to St. Olaf College

Northfield News - Tue, 11/16/2021 - 5:58pm
Post Consumer Brands is donating 30 acres of land in Northfield to St. Olaf College.
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Commissioners get a peek at plans for new jail, but supply shortages loom

Northfield News - Tue, 11/16/2021 - 5:20pm
Matthew Verdick is well aware of the supply shortages that are impacting the construction industry.
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