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Angie Craig announces intent to run again for District 2 seat

Northfield News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 4:30pm
After losing to Rep. Jason Lewis in the 2016 election, Angie Craig announced Monday she will make another run for Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District seat.
Categories: Local News

Northfield hotel evacuated after report of suicidal man with gun

Northfield News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 1:32pm
The American’s Best Value Inn on Riverview Drive was evacuated early Saturday morning, after Northfield police took a report of a man with a gun threatening to commit suicide.
Categories: Local News

Blacksmith, quilters, bean bag makers among demonstrators at Rice County Fair

Northfield News - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 12:36pm
All year round, curious individuals can get a taste of prior generations’ ways of living by visiting the Rice County Historical Society. But for one week every year, the past jumps out of black and white photographs, landing squarely on…
Categories: Local News

Fine revenues aren’t free; Nfld to seek Roundabout funding from MnDot; Dundas small size can reap big benefits

KYMN Radio - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 12:02pm

Townships want a piece of Fine Revenues, but it’s not that simple.  Rice County attorney John Fossum had to dig a little deeper for understanding where the requests were coming from.  Fossum said there was a recent presentation at a Township Association meeting by a Carver County Attorney who said that towships should receive the

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Jon Kerr, Cris Lumbi, Ena Huetez

KYMN Radio - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 11:26am

Wayne talks with new Northfield resident, Jon Kerr, who is Director of Interface Services to Latin America (ISLA), along with two friends, Cris Lumbi and Ena Huetez, from northern Nicaragua where ISLA provides medical and other services. Listen here: wayneeddy071717

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The Better Angels of our Nature by Steven Pinker

KYMN Radio - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 11:20am

Everywhere you look it appears we live in an increasingly violent world: car bombs, random shootings in the US, bombings in Paris and Belgium. On today’s 15 with the Author, Teri Knight talks with renowned Harvard psychologist, Steven Pinker, about his novel, “THE BETTER ANGELS OF OUR NATURE – Why violence has declined”.  Pinker shows

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Kennedy Zakeer

KYMN Radio - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 9:31am

Wayne interviews Kennedy Zakeer.  Kennedy has lived in Durbin, South Africa for the past fifteen years and talks about her life there. Listen here: wayneeddy071317

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Alan Anderson – Climate Series part 2

KYMN Radio - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 9:13am

This is the 2nd in an 8-week series with Alan Anderson.  He belongs to the Citizens Climate Lobby , a non-profit bipartisan organization working to inform the public and create legislation on the effects of climate change based on scientific information.  Today’s discussion centers around questions of Global Warming.  Two websites he suggests for more information include

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Quilts and Gardens Go Together

My Northern Garden - Mary Schier - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 6:39am
For the past three years, my cousin has been among the organizers of an unusual garden tour in Tracy, MN. The tour—officially the Tracy Area Garden Party—combines two art forms that often go together—quilting and gardening. Though I’ve made a few simple quilts, I’m decidedly no quilter, but many gardeners are also expert quilters and … Related posts:
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Categories: Citizens

Avances con el ID Municipal para Northfield

KYMN Radio - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 9:12pm

Tras una junta con miembros de la ciudad el programa para crear un ID municipal en Northfield avanza. El super barrio 7 16 17

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Fine Tune #364 please… 16 July 2017

KYMN Radio - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 7:15pm

Plenty of please-ing music on this edition of Fine Tune… Baby Please Don’t Go / Dave ‘Snaker’ Ray Please Don’t Leave Me / Fats Domino Please Stay / The DriftersFine Tune 07-16-17 #364 Baby, Please Don’t Go / Mose Allison Won’t U Please B Nice / Nellie McKay Please Belong to Me / Bobby Troup

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Dayton administration worries about tight budget

Northfield News - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 10:45am
ST. PAUL — Minnesota government will not have much left over when the just-started two-year budget cycle ends, Dayton administration officials say.
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GALLERY: Farms showcased during the Eat Local Co-op tour

Northfield News - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 4:10pm
Farmers showcased their homes and their land Saturday during the annual Eat Local Co-op Farm Tour where community members explored local farms and experienced firsthand the process of growing and harvesting foods.
Categories: Local News

July 17 Webinar on Bunny Hops & Manuals

Mountain Bike Geezer - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 1:38pm

On Monday, July 17, I’m hosting two live webinars on Bunny Hops & Manuals in which you’ll learn:

  • What they are and are not
  • Why they’re helpful & fun on the trail
  • Why they’re hard to learn on your own
  • How you can learn them via Ryan Leech’s online courses and do it with me and a group of fellow students

Register here for the webinar at 12 PM CDT on Monday, July 17.

Register here for the webinar at 9PM CDT on Monday, July 17.

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Categories: Citizens

July 18 Webinar on Cornering

Mountain Bike Geezer - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 1:33pm

On Tuesday, July 18, I’m hosting two live webinars on cornering in which you’ll learn:

  • Why cornering is arguably the most important skill set for mountain bikers
  • Why there isn’t just one right way to ride corners
  • The 5 Corner Controlled Continuums
  • The 9 Rider Technique Continuums
  • How you can learn via Ryan Leech’s online course and do it with me and a group of fellow students

Register here for the webinar at 12 PM CDT on Tuesday, July 18.

Register here for the webinar at 9PM CDT on Tuesday, July 18.

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Categories: Citizens

Motorcycling

KYMN Radio - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 11:30am

This week Dave has 2 special guests, Pat May, local motorcycle enthusiast and Ann Hofmeister owner of Faribault Harley-Davidson and founder of “Lady Riders Faribault Minnesota.”  They discuss all things motorcycles from a women’s prospective. Ann Hofmeister

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High-risk offender with ties to Rice County apprehended

Northfield News - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 11:10am
A high-risk predatory offender who is facing a felony charge in connection to a vehicle chase earlier this year in Albert Lea was apprehended Thursday in St. Paul.
Categories: Local News

Northfield hotel project experiencing construction delays

Northfield News - Sat, 07/15/2017 - 6:00am
If you think nothing’s really been happening at the construction site of the new Fairfield Inn and Suites in Northfield, that’s because nothing’s really been happening.
Categories: Local News

One airlifted following rollover crash on Hwy. 3 UPDATED

Northfield News - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 4:45pm
A Northfield woman was airlifted to a metro hospital following a single-car rollover crash which occurred shortly before 1 p.m. Friday on Hwy. 3.
Categories: Local News

KYMN phone systems are up and running!

KYMN Radio - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 3:01pm

KYMN’s phone system is now working!  If you need to contact the station,call us at 507-645-5695.  You may also send an email to CONTACT@kymnradio.net.  Or through our Facebook page.  Thank you for your patience!

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