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Township counters city's settlement offer; asks to control future annexations

Northfield News - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 3:52pm
Waterford Township and the city of Northfield continue to go back and forth in a drawn out legal battle, centering around a 39-year-old annexation agreement. The township made it latest move Friday.
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Cannon Falls PD says urban flooding has subsided

KYMN Radio - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 3:15pm

UPDATED RELEASE: As of 2:00 pm on March 15, 2019 the City of Cannon Falls issues with urban flooding have subsided. While there are a few areas where water is still pooling as a result of frozen ground, but over the past 24 hours the majority of areas the water is draining away and no

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Waterford declines Nfld offer, sends a counteroffer

KYMN Radio - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 3:11pm

Waterford Township has declined the City of Northfield’s offer for $47,000 to drop their lawsuit.  Township attorney, Mike Couri, said, the money is nice and that was the original agreement but, he says, “between the two of them, in an offer to settle it, the Township is willing to give up the money part of

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Missing 2 year old

KYMN Radio - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 1:51pm

UPDATE: Blooming Prairie, MN (KROC AM News) –  A Milwaukee TV station is reporting a missing 2-year-old girl has been found dead in Minnesota. At the same time, the Steele County Sheriff is reporting a body has been found near Blooming Prairie. The body was found Friday. Steele County Sheriff Lon Thiele says the body was “located in

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2019 Poetry Reading Tour

Rob Hardy - Rough Draft - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 12:48pm

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Bob Will

KYMN Radio - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 11:23am

Frequent guest Bob Will joins Wayne in the studio.

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Aerial flooding, refreeze, Cannon breaches Canoe area; City seeks $2.5 mil funding for underpasses; Draheim co-sponsors “Right to Shop” healthcare bill

KYMN Radio - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 11:03am

While sump pumps have been working overtime, some folks are dealing with flooded basements and Northfield Police Chief Monte Nelson reported Goodhue Ave. between 100th and 110th streets is closed due to flooding.  There’s no creek/river in that area.  It’s what’s called Overland or Aerial Flooding.  Nelson said the way the terrain is, the water

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Nfld Police Chief Monte Nelson update

KYMN Radio - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 10:00am

Northfield Police Chief Monte Nelson stopped by KYMN studios to update the community on our flooding/spring melt situation.

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Dundas council delays decision on expansion of self-storage

Northfield News - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 9:45am
Wanting to respect the city’s comprehensive plan, Dundas leaders are struggling with a request from a local business to rezone two properties in town and facilitate its expansion.
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Representative Todd Lippert

KYMN Radio - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 9:30am

District 20B State Representative Todd Lippert provides an update on activities during the Legislative Session.  The House passed emergency funding for dairy farmers last night (March 14).  There have been over 40 barns that have collapsed from the weight of snow in Minnesota.  He talks about a bill that would increase funding for community action

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Goodhue Ave. closed in Northfield Township

KYMN Radio - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 8:54am

Northfield Police Chief Monte Nelson took this photo about 30 minutes ago.  Goodhue Avenue is closed between 100th and 110th st.

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ArtZany: Ceramic Artist Paul Briggs

KYMN Radio - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 8:22pm

Today in the ArtZany Radio studio Paula Granquist welcomes ceramic artist Paul Briggs. He is an Assistant Professor of Art and Art History & Education at St. Olaf College. His new exhibit Cell Persona: Incarceration’s Impact on Black Lives opens on Friday, 22 March in the Up Gallery at the Northfield Arts Guild. Professor Briggs studies

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Give a quick thanks to 12 Republican Senators

Carol Overland - Legalectric - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 6:00pm

12 GOP Senators voted against tRump’s declaration of a National Emergency.  Let them know you appreciate their vote, whatever their reason.

Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky – (202) 224-4343

Sen. Mike Lee of Utah – (202) 224-5444

Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah – (202) 224-5251

Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee – (202) 224-4944

Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska – (202) 224-6665

Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania – (202) 224-4254

Sen. Susan Collins of Maine – (202) 224-2523

Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio – (202) 224-3353

Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida – (202) 224-3041

Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi – (202) 224-6253

Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri – (202) 224-5721

Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas- (202) 224-6521

Categories: Citizens

Number of reasons for child care shortage, no easy solution

Northfield News - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 6:00pm
If southern Minnesota’s child care shortage isn’t already a crisis, it’s getting there.
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Strong support for Tour of Tables fundraiser in its 10th year

Northfield News - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 5:31pm
There isn’t another event in town like the annual Tour of Tables.
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Second of two meth dealers gets 8 years in federal prison

Northfield News - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 3:18pm
Joshua Larkin Reiter, one of two men law enforcement officials called the region’s “main source of methamphetamine” after his September 2017 arrest, was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis.
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St. Patrick’s Day is Sunday….

KYMN Radio - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 2:56pm

And our law enforcement friends have a message:

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Cannon Falls Police report urban flooding

KYMN Radio - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 1:49pm

Urban Flooding – Chief Jeff McCormick UPDATED RELEASE: As of 1:00 pm on March 14, 2019 the City of Cannon Falls has been experiencing overland (urban) flooding within a few areas of the city mostly along hillside areas. This urban flooding is the result of frozen ground and the air temperature remaining above freezing for

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MnDot closes roads in southeast MN

KYMN Radio - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 1:42pm

ROCHESTER, Minn. (10:30 a.m.) – Portions of three state highways in southeast Minnesota are closed at this hour because of flooding, while other highways in the region are reported with water on the roadway, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT cautions motorists to be alert for the potential of roadway flooding as rain

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Figure Skating Club puts new Ice Arena to good use

Manitou Messenger - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:16pm
Despite the struggles of both hockey teams during the St. Olaf Ice Arena inaugural season, St. Olaf students can take solace in the fact that this $6 million venture is being put to good use by our community. Three times a week, the graceful blades of the figure skating club cut up the ice, demonstrating […]
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