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Ben Martig

KYMN Radio - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 9:30am

Northfield City Administrator Ben Martig discusses the city’s budget and how tax levy rates are determined.

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Hy-Vee recalls ready-to-eat Mealtime products

KYMN Radio - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 5:33am

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2019 – Hy-Vee Fresh Commissary, an Ankeny, Iowa establishment, is recalling approximately 6,233 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) beef and chicken products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products contain milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product

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Hy-Vee voluntarily recalls several mealtime Asian entrees

Northfield News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 5:55pm
Hy-Vee, Inc. is voluntarily recalling seven of its Hy-Vee Mealtime Asian Entrees after discovering the liquid egg used to make the fried rice contains milk, which is not declared on the product label.
Categories: Local News

Bids come in 34% higher than estimated for Dundas City Hall parking lot; Sheriff Dunn gets more than a year extension on jail facility; Greenvale Park groundbreaking tonight; 9/11 memorial at Faribault Fire Hall

KYMN Radio - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 12:02pm

By Teri Knight, News Director The bids came in high. The City of Dundas bid their new City Hall project and parking lot separately. City Administrator Jenelle Teppen commented this morning on the parking lot bid, saying that they opened the two bids last week with the low bid about $100,000 higher than the engineers’

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Phone lines are down – Rice County Sheriff’s Office – they are back up!

KYMN Radio - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 10:19am

UPDATE: 9:30am Sept. 11th, 2019  The Rice county Sheriff’s office phone service has been restored. September 10, 2019 Phone line to the Rice County Sheriff’s Office The Rice County Sheriff’s Office is currently experiencing issues with our phone lines. We are unable to receive Non-Emergency incoming phone calls on our phone lines. If you need

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Jenelle Teppen

KYMN Radio - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 9:51am

Dundas City Administrator Jenelle Teppen discusses the September 9 City Council meeting, including an update on plans for the new city hall building and parking lot.

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Dr. Matt Hillmann

KYMN Radio - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 9:45am

Northfield School Superintendent Dr. Matt Hillmann reviews the first week of school, talks about tonight’s ceremonial groundbreaking at Greenvale Park School, and more….

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7% levy increase not expected to raise taxes in Dundas

Northfield News - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:41pm
The Dundas City Council approved a preliminary 7 percent tax levy increase on Monday night.
Categories: Local News

04 Sep 2019 – The Grand Tour – Messaging

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 8:18pm

We revisit some good news and some outreach. The summary findings of the 4th National Climate Assessment. Rising CO2, the Science of Climate Change and the urgent need for ACTION! By Alan Anderson – 2019 Summary: Burning coal, oil and natural gas, adds carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) to the atmosphere. Humankind is still burning

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Marijuana in Minnesota: Legalization issue sparks fierce debate

Northfield News - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 5:00pm
With Gov. Tim Walz ordering Minnesota state agencies to prepare Minnesota for marijuana legalization, the state could be looking at another push to legalize marijuana. Although the push is unlikely to succeed, this controversial and complicated policy issue could have…
Categories: Local News

Assistant Rice County attorneys approve unionization

Northfield News - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 4:30pm
Last week, six eligible assistant county attorneys within the Rice County Attorney’s office voted to unionize.
Categories: Local News

State requirements hem in county board during taxation talk

Northfield News - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 3:00pm
Talking about taxes isn’t fun for anyone. And that includes the Rice County Board of Commissioners.
Categories: Local News

St. Olaf welcomes the Class of 2023

St. Olaf College - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:59pm
St. Olaf welcomed the Class of 2023, a talented group of 807 first-year students who hail from 508 high schools in 43 states and 57 different countries.
Categories: Colleges

Family affair in drug bust; Council OKs request proposals for preliminary design of local Mill Towns Trail; Council work session on 2020 budget/taxes; Northfield Library offers high-powered computer time with professional software

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:02pm

By Teri Knight, News Director It was all in the family – a drug bust in Faribault netted four. The Cannon Valley Drug and Violent Offender Task Force (CVDVOTF) executed a search warrant at 611 5th Street NW on Tuesday. The residence had been under surveillance due to a previous bust  which yielded over 4

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NRC and FiftyNorth teaming up for “Living Well with Chronic Conditions”

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 11:56am

NORTHFIELD (September 9, 2019) — Northfield Retirement Community and FiftyNorth are teaming up to offer a series of programs in Northfield for interested community members called, “Living Well with Chronic Conditions.” These evidence-based programs help people with chronic conditions live healthier and fuller lives. The six-week workshop series helps people feel better, be in control,

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Wholly Unraveled by Keele Burgin

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 11:22am

Growing up, Kathleen never knew what would set her father off. It could be something as simple as wearing red jeans. And his punishments were equally unpredictable: forcing her on a horse that was not yet saddle broken or pointing a gun at her on a deserted island. But what she did know was that

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Organizers consider 2019 Defeat of Jesse James Days a success

Northfield News - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 11:07am
Organizers believe this year’s Defeat of Jesse James Days was a successful event.
Categories: Local News

Kris Geissler

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:47am

Kris Geissler of Northfield Area School of Driving is Wayne’s guest.

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