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Arts and Culture Commission Meeting

City of Northfield Calendar - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 1:50pm
Event date: April 8, 2019
Event Time: 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Location:
201 Washington St
Northfield, MN 55057

Library Board Meeting

City of Northfield Calendar - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 1:49pm
Event date: April 10, 2019
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Location:
201 Washington St
Northfield, MN 55057

Carleton student charged

KYMN Radio - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 1:25pm

UUPDATE:  Mikolchak has waived the time requirement for a hearing.  An omnibus hearing is scheduled for July 9th.  A Carleton student was charged with possession. Carleton College security contacted the Northfield Police Department after multiple complaints of heavy use of marijuana and the possible sale of drugs from a campus dormitory room. On Wednesday, April

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Submit your 2019 high school graduate's information today

Northfield News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 1:00pm
The Northfield News publishes its annual special section featuring the class of 2019 on Wednesday, May 29.
Categories: Local News

City Council Work Session Meeting

City of Northfield Calendar - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 12:48pm
Event date: April 9, 2019
Event Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:
801 Washington Street
Northfield, MN 55057

New transportation cooperative links residents and services, but needs a name

Northfield News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 12:35pm
A recently formed transportation cooperative is helping connect area residents with limited transportation options to programs they otherwise might not have access to.
Categories: Local News

Open alcohol containers lead to 2nd-degree DWI charge; City Council hears from community – sends letter of support for Driver’s Licenses for All; Heritage Bank breaks ground

KYMN Radio - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 12:02pm

A Lonsdale man is facing multiple charges includinga 2nd-degree DWI.  Late Sunday night, a Lonsdale officer saw a vehicle pull out of the Casey’s General Store and recognized the driver, 39-year-old Cortney Jay Foss, a man whose license has been cancelled. On approaching the vehicle, Officer Thielen detected a strong odor of alcohol. There were

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Northfield History Collaborative creates local history education guides

KYMN Radio - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 11:13am

The Northfield History Collaborative (NHC), a digital library of local history, recently released a set of educational guides on Northfield-area history called Primary Source Sets. Primary source sets are online collections of digitized historical materials—from photographs to diaries and more—arranged by topic. These sets all reflect the local Northfield experience of a larger historic event,

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Officials: Have a plan for when severe weather strikes

Northfield News - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 10:30am
After a winter full of snowstorms, some may be hoping to put severe weather in the rearview mirror, but state and local officials want everyone to think about your plans for when severe weather strikes.
Categories: Local News

Craig Swenson

KYMN Radio - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 9:53am

Craig Swenson of FiftyNorth talks about classes, activities and events scheduled for April. Among them are classes for stained glass and a writing your advanced care plan.

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Representative Todd Lippert

KYMN Radio - Fri, 04/05/2019 - 9:48am

State Representative Todd Lippert shares his thoughts about the Governor’s State of the State Address as well as proposed legislation that would allow access to driver’s licenses to those who may not be documented, and more.

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Knecht’s Bonus Bucks are BAck!

Bonus Bucks – 2018

It’s that time of year again! Receive a Bonus Buck for every $25 you spend at Knecht’s Nurseries and Landscaping in April & May! No limit to the number of bucks you can earn. Redeem them any time from June 1st to 30th!

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Donation downturn has Northfield United Way needing $30,000 by April 30

Northfield News - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 8:44pm
Every May for many years, Northfield Area United Way has awarded more than a quarter of a million dollars in grants – and in some years much more – to essential local programs in the areas of health, education and…
Categories: Local News

ArtZany: Arts Guild – Secret Garden and Northfield Dance Academy – Daphen McCoy

KYMN Radio - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 7:12pm

Today in the ArtZany Radio studio Paula Granquist welcomes guests from the Northfield Arts Guild Theater production of The Secret Gardenand Daphne McCoy from the Northfield Dance Academy. Secret Garden April 12-14, 19-21 and 26-28,  2019 This enchanting classic of children’s literature is re-imagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Marsha Norman,

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Award-winning playwright, actor and educator earns honorary St. Olaf doctorate

Northfield News - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 4:00pm
Award-winning playwright, actor and educator Anna Deavere Smith has been given the Humanities Medal by a U.S. president and been presented an award for authentic journalism during her decades-long career.
Categories: Local News

Northfield Retirement Community to be presented with Community Partner Award

KYMN Radio - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 3:56pm

NORTHFIELD, MINN. (April 2, 2019) – Northfield Retirement Community (NRC) is proud to announce it has won the President’s Community Partner Award from Minnesota Campus Compact. This award is given to a community-based organization that enhances both the quality of life in the community and educational outcomes in meaningful and measurable ways, and nurtures the

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Cover crop grants helps to keep rivers clean

KYMN Radio - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 3:49pm

Increasingly, Minnesota farmers are being challenged to make a profit growing soybeans and corn while simultaneously making our rivers and lakes cleaner. This is a tall order for any business, especially one that has to deal with the occurrence of 100-year rainstorms or mid-summer droughts. To help area farmers with this daunting challenge, Compeer Financial

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Minnesota libraries launch statewide author contest

KYMN Radio - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 1:38pm

ROCHESTER, MN – SELCO (Southeastern Libraries Cooperating) is pleased to join in the announcement of a new statewide literary contest designed to spotlight the top self-published young adult and adult fiction books in the state. Winners in each category will receive $1,000 each in adult and young adult categories. Prizes are sponsored by the Minnesota

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City’s plan for bike and pedestrian trails gets tweaked; Man ticketed for texting after passing Sheriff – Distracted driving enforcement begins; Hops, Grapes & History event switches venues and adds more vendors

KYMN Radio - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 12:02pm

The Northfield City Council heard once again from Transportation Planner Connor Cox of Toole Design regarding bike and pedestrian trails throughout the city. After gathering information from the public, the Northfield Planning Commission, the Northfield Park Board and council members, Cox continued to make a few adjustments to the plan. Some changes include on-street bikeways

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