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Knights rally late in game two, earn split at Augsburg

Carleton Sports - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 10:48pm

After dropping the opener 3-1, the Carleton College baseball team rallied late to capture the nightcap 4-2 and earn a split with host Augsburg College. These results keep the Knights a game back in the race for the postseason with 12 conference games remaining.

Categories: Colleges

Council decides outer city limits appropriate for Mill Towns Trail

Northfield News - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 9:39pm
The Northfield City Council on Tuesday decided the Mill Towns State Trail should run around the city’s outer limits.
Categories: Local News

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

Carleton Sports - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 9:38pm

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. That result clinched a berth for the Knights in the upcoming MIAC Playoffs. Carleton improved to 21-2 overall on the season (7-0 MIAC), the program’s second-most regular-season wins since 2002 and tied for the second-most overall victories over that same span.

Categories: Colleges

Recovery from opioid addiction is possible

Northfield News - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 8:44pm
Editor’s Note
Categories: Local News

Homework for Thursday with David Schultz

Carol Overland - Legalectric - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 3:18pm

Remember, David Schultz will be here Thursday for an ethics presentation, sponsored by the City of Red Wing! David Schultz in Red Wing on roles, open meeting, and conflicts

Thursday, April 18th

6 pm at the Sheldon Theatre

Here’s your homework — get to it and come with your questions:

Red Wing Ethics Training April 18, 2019Download Gifting – SchultzDownload
Categories: Citizens

Local activists support bill assessing fees for carbon dioxide content in certain fuels

Northfield News - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 2:23pm
A bill being considered in Congress would assess fees on carbon dioxide content of coal, oil and gas, a proposal meant to reduce carbon pollution.
Categories: Local News

St. Olaf student named Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow

St. Olaf College - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 12:47pm
St. Olaf College student Bobby Isbell '21 has been named a member of the 2019 class of Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows.
Categories: Colleges

Legislators consider forfeiture $ for General Fund; Draheim wants CBD Oil safety regulations; Mill Towns Tr, bicycle trails and sidewalk gaps on Nfld Council agenda; Hands Free information

KYMN Radio - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 12:02pm

Forfeitures help pay for Drug Task Forces and County Attorney offices across the State.  But legislators are looking to change that. Rice County Attorney John Fossum commented last week that legislators are looking at taking those dollars and putting them into the General Fund instead of those departments that do the seizures and those that

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The Bones of Your Garden

My Northern Garden - Mary Schier - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 11:46am

If you watch home improvement shows, you’ve probably heard the host say, “This house has good bones,” as he/she looks over a royal mess of a house. Having good bones means the house is solid—its walls are square, the original construction was done with care, it has good proportions, a bit of personality and is ... Read More about The Bones of Your Garden

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Categories: Citizens

Dr. David Finholt, Parts 1, 2 & 3

KYMN Radio - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 11:00am

Retired pediatrician and 1967 Northfield High School graduate Dr. David Finholt is Wayne’s guest.  

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Brad Haugen

KYMN Radio - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 10:24am

Brad Haugen talks about the Center for Family Unity located in Owatonna which serves Dodge, Freeborn, Rice, Steele and Waseca Counties.  The Center provides services related to the prevention of child abuse.  There will be a fundraiser 5k run/walk on April 27 beginning at Sechler Park.  Registration is $15 (includes T-shirt and gift bag).  Register

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Hands Free law and what it means

KYMN Radio - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 5:09am

The Minnesota Dept. of Safety has released some educational pieces to help spread the word about the new Hands Free Cell Phone bill that will become law on August 1st, 2019.  Northfield Police Sgt. Kevin Tussing sent along this information: What can I do under the new law? The new law allows a driver to use their cell phone to make calls, text, listen to music or podcasts   and get directions, but only by voice commands or single touch activation without holding the phone.   Remember, hands free is not necessarily distraction free. What can’t I do

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Northfield’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Poster Contest 2019

KYMN Radio - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 4:03pm

“Be the Solution to Stormwater Pollution” Join the Cannon River Watershed Partnership and the City of Northfield to raise awareness around stormwater pollution. Submit an original poster supporting the theme “Be the Solution to Stormwater Pollution.” Students and teachers are encouraged to visit our website www.crwp.net to learn more about stormwater pollution and for poster

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Teen's businesses continue to grow with other involvement

Northfield News - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 2:06pm
Being a high school student and an intern at a local business would be considered a full schedule for most 15-year-olds.
Categories: Local News

Former Kasson cop sentenced to 18 yrs; Nfld grapples with regulations for ADUs; The last of last years road projects begins Wednesday

KYMN Radio - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 12:02pm

The former Kasson Police Officer convicted of multiple sexual assault cases stemming over a period of years, was sentenced in 3 counties on April 3rd.  52 year old Julio Baez of St. Charles, pled guilty to criminal sexual conduct with 3 female children over a period of several years in the early 2000’s.  All 3

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Fake car dealer and shipper sites continue to target consumers, BBB warns

KYMN Radio - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:50am

Burnsville, MN – April 15, 2019 – Checking with the Better Business Bureau® of Minnesota and North Dakota before investing in a major purchase is always a smart idea, but it can be especially beneficial when the would-be purchase ends up being a scam. Three fraudulent “businesses” popped up on BBB’s radar this month after

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The Lady from the Black Lagoon

KYMN Radio - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:20am

The history of the classic movie Creature from the Black Lagoon is probably not something you’ve spent much time thinking about, unless you’re a film-buff or diehard horror fan. But a new book might just convince you to give the Creature — and the woman who created it — a second thought.  My guest today

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Ruth's House a potential statewide model for success

Northfield News - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:00am
The state of Minnesota is hoping that Ruth’s House can be a model for the rest of the state.
Categories: Local News

Daniel Groll and Susan Lohmann

KYMN Radio - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 9:58am

Carleton College Philosophy Professor Daniel Groll and Susan Lohmann, Advance Care Planning Coordinator for Northfield Hospital, discuss an event coming up on April 23, 7:00-8:30 p.m. at the Carleton Weitz Cinema.  There will be a showing of the film “Being Mortal” which is based on a book by Atul Gawande in which he explores the

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