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State requirements hem in county board during taxation talk

Northfield News - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 3:00pm
Talking about taxes isn’t fun for anyone. And that includes the Rice County Board of Commissioners.
Categories: Local News

St. Olaf welcomes the Class of 2023

St. Olaf College - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:59pm
St. Olaf welcomed the Class of 2023, a talented group of 807 first-year students who hail from 508 high schools in 43 states and 57 different countries.
Categories: Colleges

Family affair in drug bust; Council OKs request proposals for preliminary design of local Mill Towns Trail; Council work session on 2020 budget/taxes; Northfield Library offers high-powered computer time with professional software

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:02pm

By Teri Knight, News Director It was all in the family – a drug bust in Faribault netted four. The Cannon Valley Drug and Violent Offender Task Force (CVDVOTF) executed a search warrant at 611 5th Street NW on Tuesday. The residence had been under surveillance due to a previous bust  which yielded over 4

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NRC and FiftyNorth teaming up for “Living Well with Chronic Conditions”

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 11:56am

NORTHFIELD (September 9, 2019) — Northfield Retirement Community and FiftyNorth are teaming up to offer a series of programs in Northfield for interested community members called, “Living Well with Chronic Conditions.” These evidence-based programs help people with chronic conditions live healthier and fuller lives. The six-week workshop series helps people feel better, be in control,

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Wholly Unraveled by Keele Burgin

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 11:22am

Growing up, Kathleen never knew what would set her father off. It could be something as simple as wearing red jeans. And his punishments were equally unpredictable: forcing her on a horse that was not yet saddle broken or pointing a gun at her on a deserted island. But what she did know was that

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Organizers consider 2019 Defeat of Jesse James Days a success

Northfield News - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 11:07am
Organizers believe this year’s Defeat of Jesse James Days was a successful event.
Categories: Local News

Kris Geissler

KYMN Radio - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:47am

Kris Geissler of Northfield Area School of Driving is Wayne’s guest.

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Celebrando nuestra cultura de varios modos

KYMN Radio - Sun, 09/08/2019 - 9:09pm

El Cinco de mayo estuvo de nuevo en el desfile del Defeat of Jesse James. Y se acerca el mes de la herencia hispana en la biblioteca de Northfield, con celebraciones, canciones, comida, eventos.

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Fine Tune #438 outdoors 8 Sept 2019

KYMN Radio - Sun, 09/08/2019 - 7:15pm

Fine Tune #438 09-08-19 This edition of the show was inspired by the 1000’s of visitors to Northfield this weekend, doing so many different things… mostly outdoors: Butterfly’s Day Out / Yo-Yo Ma, Mark O’Connor, Edgar Meyer The Happy Wanderer / Bill Staines As I Roved Out / Kate Rusby Where’s the Playground, Susie /

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DJJD Antique Tractor and Truck Pull cancelled

KYMN Radio - Sun, 09/08/2019 - 9:37am

Martha Kasper reports that the DJJD Antique Tractor and Truck Pull scheduled for today has been cancelled. The weight skid broke down.

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Teddy Roosevelt, the Conservation President, on Northfield Outdoors

KYMN Radio - Sat, 09/07/2019 - 11:50am

Adam Lindquist is an award-winning living history performer, historian, and expert on Theodore Roosevelt.  His work includes, school programs, museums, civic organizations, corporations and local, state and national government.  Listen in as Andy and Dave interview Adam about Theodore Roosevelt and debt we all owe Roosevelt for his work as the “conservationist president.”

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GALLERY: DJJD car show, Raider derby take place

Northfield News - Sat, 09/07/2019 - 11:19am
The Defeat of Jesse James Days Car show and Raider Derby took place Saturday morning in downtown Northfield, drawing visitors into the community and showing the variety of available activities. The events continue into Sunday, with a parade scheduled for…
Categories: Local News

GALLERY: Re-enactment takes place in downtown Northfield

Northfield News - Sat, 09/07/2019 - 10:34am
Re-enactors are portraying the fatal 1876 First National Bank of Northfield robbery in front of large crowds along Division Street in downtown Northfield.
Categories: Local News

Gov. Tim Walz looks to mend ties abroad as U.S.-China trade war escalates

Northfield News - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 4:41pm
ST. PAUL — Gov. Tim Walz on Friday departed on a trade mission with news of a 4% hit to the state’s exports and the worries of Minnesota businesses and farmers on his mind.
Categories: Local News

Newly redesigned spaces increase support for students

St. Olaf College - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 4:01pm
Two newly redesigned spaces at the heart of campus will provide increased support for student engagement, organization, and programming.
Categories: Colleges

Re-enactors portray those behind 1876 First National Bank robbery to students

Northfield News - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 3:38pm
Re-enactors shared the stories behind the 1876 deadly First National Bank of Northfield robbery during Northfield Public School visits Friday as part of the Defeat of Jesse James Days.
Categories: Local News

Age-Friendly Northfield develops action plan

Northfield News - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 3:12pm
Age-Friendly Northfield has developed an action plan in the last couple months.
Categories: Local News

“Cover Crops, Tillage and Trout: How Are They Connected?” Field Day

KYMN Radio - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 2:45pm

The Rice SWCD and Cannon River Watershed Partnership are teaming up with Fishers and Farmers Partnership, MN DNR, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, St. Olaf College and Compeer Financial to hold a free field day at Roger Helgeson’s Farm located at 9821 Decker Avenue, Northfield, MN. The field day is titled “Cover Crops, Tillage and Trout:

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