Small campus makes dating life and hookup culture visible

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:48am

Carleton’s small campus creates a unique dating experience and hookup culture that I can’t imagine is found at larger colleges and universities.

Categories: Colleges

Knights clinch postseason berth with 9-0 win at St. Olaf

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:46am

After making the short jaunt across town, the No. 38-ranked Carleton College men’s tennis team returned home with a 9-0 victory over rival St. Olaf College.

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Knights sweep Macalester, break school win record.

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:44am

The Carleton College softball team prevailed 5-1 and 8-5 during Sunday’s doubleheader at Macalester College.

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No. 35 Knights defeat No. 38 Bethel

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:43am

In a clash of nationally-ranked teams, the No. 35 Carleton College women’s tennis team knocked off No. 38-ranked Bethel University on Sunday by a 7-2 margin.

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Senior Spotlight: Brendon Fischel

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:41am

The Carleton Knights baseball squad came into the season in a period of transition, with more first-years on the roster than sophomores, juniors and seniors combined. With such a young team, the Knights needed strong, solid leadership in order to grow and succeed, and their early exploits this season can, in part, be traced to the leadership of senior third baseman, Brendon Fischel.

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Studio Art in the South Pacific: After over a decade, Prof. Fred Hagstrom reflects on final run

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:40am

In the Boliou Gallery, frames containing colorful drawings and detailed prints of a foreign landscape line the walls. Under the glass cases lie sketchbooks that provide a bigger glimpse into the picturesque setting the artists were in at the time. Last Tuesday, April 9, a reception was held in the gallery where students, faculty and visitors gathered to admire and celebrate these pieces.

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Q&A: Pulitzer Prize for Music recipient Caroline Shaw

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:37am

Each year the Christopher U. Light Lectureship seeks to bring talented and exciting musical artists to Carleton with the objective of exposing the Carleton and Northfield communities to their distinctive work. This year’s guest artist, Caroline Shaw, is undoubtedly one of the most distinguished visitors in the 33 year history of the lectureship.

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South Bend, Ind. student voices concerns over Mayor Pete’s presidential candidacy

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:35am

We really do think it’s all ok, because a white gay married man sits in the City Hall. But it’s not.

Categories: Colleges

MSA introduces Islam Awareness Week, collaborates with St. Olaf

Carletonian - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:33am

From April 8 to April 12, Carleton’s Muslim Student Association (MSA) hosted the College’s first Islam Awareness Week (IAW) in a joint effort with St. Olaf’s MSA. 

Categories: Colleges

Badger Hollow Orders

Carol Overland - Legalectric - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 10:22am

Yesterday all the Badger Hollow Orders were issued by the Wisconsin Public Service Commission. Here they are:

FINAL ORDER 9697-CE-100 (CPCN)Download FINAL ORDER 9697-CE-101 (XmsnDownload FINAL ORDER 5-BS-228 (Acquisition)Download

As of yesterday’s release, there are 20 days to file a Petition for Rehearing, soooooo, lots to do in the next 3 weeks!

Categories: Citizens

Stu Voigt

KYMN Radio - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 10:17am

Former Minnesota Viking Stu Voigt returns to the Wayne Eddy Affair and talks about the long-term effects of football injuries on players and gives his thoughts about a path to the playoffs for the Vikings.  

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Len Schrader

KYMN Radio - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 9:37am

Len Schrader, a member of the Minnesota Fire Engine Club, talks about “Pumpers in the Park” to be held on Saturday, May 25, 7:00-10:30 p.m., next to the Cannon River by the Post Office in Northfield.  The Minnesota Fire Engine Club is dedicated to the education of the public and also in the preservation, restoration

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Creatively independent: One student’s self-designed future

St. Olaf College - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 9:02am
Elissa Temme '19 shares how her self-designed major has enabled her to find the perfect career path.
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ArtZany: Northfield 2019 Sidewalk Poetry Winners

KYMN Radio - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 9:01am

Today in the ArtZany Radio studio Paula Granquist welcomes Bonnie Jean Flom from the Northfield Arts and Culture Commission and winners from the 2019 Sidewalk Poetry Contest. Northfield’s Arts and Culture Commission DEJA TU HUELLA / MAKE YOUR MARK 2019 Sidewalk Poetry Contest Winners Announced The Arts and Culture Commission (ACC) of Northfield, in

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Former rescue owner sentenced in animal abuse case

Northfield News - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 7:17am
Nearly a year after more than 60 dead animals were found at a Castle Rock Township property, the woman responsible for the animals’ care has been sentenced.
Categories: Local News

Knights compete at Manitou Classic

Carleton Sports - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 11:53pm

The Carleton College women’s track and field team sent a small contingent across town to compete at the Manitou Classic hosted by St. Olaf College. The Knights finished with five top-5 results.

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Another ICE detention center tanked!

Carol Overland - Legalectric - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 8:49pm

YES! The City of New Richmond, WI, had received a zoning change request to allow an ICE detention facility in that town. WHAT?!?! After the one in Pine Island, MN, went south, this was most disturbing to see another pop up. Here’s the short version:

The full press release:


This is the best news today, well, there is that other report released… OK, it’s a toss-up, but THIS IS VERY GOOD NEWS!

Here’s the city analysis of the proposal, and note that after the project proposer read it, they withdrew the application. Scanning the review, the findings are that in each instance, for each section, it “does not meet Evaluation Criterion…” Well, that’s pretty clear.

Good, leave, tail between your legs, SCOOT, don’t let the door hit you on your way out:

Categories: Citizens

Higher attendance the goal of possible changes at Riverwalk Market Fair

Northfield News - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 3:00pm
Northfield officials are considering multiple ways to improve the Riverwalk Market Fair, a Saturday festival on Bridge Square that runs from June to October.
Categories: Local News

The Latest: House chair to subpoena for full Mueller report

Northfield News - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 2:15pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russia and President Donald Trump (all times local):
Categories: Local News

Draheim’s health care price transparency bill signed by Gov. Walz

KYMN Radio - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 2:09pm

Sen. Rich Draheim’s bipartisan health care price transparency bill signed by Gov. Walz Legislation requires clinics to disclose facility fees they charge to patients St. PAUL, MN –Bipartisan legislationchief-authored by Senator Rich Draheim (R-Madison Lake) to increase health care price transparency was signed into law by Governor Tim Walz following unanimous approval by the Minnesota Senate and House of

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