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St. Olaf will honor the lessons of Martin Luther King Jr. with series of events

St. Olaf College - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 3:04pm
As St. Olaf honors the legacy and lessons of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., all are encouraged to join in the action, activities, and conversation leading up to and on Monday, January 18.
Categories: Colleges

Felony charge leveled against Northfield man in strangulation

Northfield News - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 2:32pm
A felony charge has been leveled against a Northfield man who allegedly strangled someone he knew Monday in a Northfield apartment.
Categories: Local News

Call Reps. Hagedorn and Fischbach

Carol Overland - Legalectric - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 2:23pm
Reps. Fischbach And Hagedorn Among U.S. Lawmakers Who Objected To Confirming Biden’s Win

U.S. Representatives Hagedorn and Fischbach both persisted in their attempts to disenfranchise voters in their objections to certifying the election results. This wasn’t about Minnesota voters, which is good, but how dare they work to disenfranchise ANY voters, and how dare they stick their nose into any other state’s voting process. HOW DARE THEY!

Rep. Michelle Fischbach (202) 225-2165

Rep. Jim Hagedorn (202) 225-2472

Statement from the Minnesota Bar Association:

Here’s the list of all of those objecting to certification of state election results:

SENATE

Cindy Hyde-Smith, Miss.

Cynthia Lummis, Wyo.

John Kennedy, La.

Josh Hawley, Mo.

Rick Scott, Fla.

Roger Marshall, Kan.

Ted Cruz, Texas

Tommy Tuberville, Ala.

And the HOUSE:

Adrian Smith, Neb.

Alexander X. Mooney, W.Va.

Andrew Clyde, Ga.

Andy Biggs, Ariz.

Andy Harris, Md.

August Pfluger, Texas

Barry Loudermilk, Ga.

Barry Moore, Ala.

Ben Cline, Va.

Beth Van Duyne, Texas

Bill Johnson, Ohio

Bill Posey, Fla.

Billy Long, Mo.

Blaine Luetkemeyer, Mo.

Bob Gibbs, Ohio

Bob Good, Va.

Brian Babin, Texas

Brian Mast, Fla.

Burgess Owens, Utah

Byron Donalds, Fla.

Carlos Gimenez, Fla.

Carol Miller, W.Va.

Chris Jacobs, N.Y.

Chris Stewart, Utah

Chuck Fleischmann, Tenn.

Clay Higgins, La.

Cliff Bentz, Ore.

Dan Bishop, N.C.

Daniel Meuser, Pa.

Daniel Webster, Fla.

Darrell Issa, Calif.

David Kustoff, Tenn.

David Rouzer, N.C.

David Schweikert, Ariz.

Debbie Lesko, Ariz.

Devin Nunes, Calif.

Diana Harshbarger, Tenn.

Doug LaMalfa, Calif.

Doug Lamborn, Colo.

Earl L. “Buddy” Carter, Ga.

Elise M. Stefanik, N.Y.

Frank Lucas, Okla.

Fred Keller, Pa.

Garret Graves, La.

Gary Palmer, Ala.

Glenn Thompson, Pa.

Greg Pence, Ind.

Greg Steube, Fla.

Gregory F. Murphy, N.C.

Guy Reschenthaler, Pa.

Harold Rogers, Ky.

Jack Bergman, Mich.

Jackie Walorski, Ind.

Jacob LaTurner, Kan.

Jason Smith, Mo.

Jay Obernolte, Calif.

Jeff Duncan, S.C.

Jeff Van Drew, N.J.

Jerry Carl, Ala.

Jim Baird, Ind.

Jim Banks, Ind.

Jim Hagedorn, Minn.

Jim Jordan, Ohio

Jodey Arrington, Texas

Jody Hice, Ga.

Joe Wilson, S.C.

John Joyce, Pa.

John R. Carter, Texas

John Rose, Tenn.

John Rutherford, Fla.

Kat Cammack, Fla.

Ken Calvert, Calif.

Kevin Hern, Okla.

Kevin McCarthy, Calif.

Lance Gooden, Texas

Lauren Boebert, Colo.

Lee Zeldin, N.Y.

Lisa McClain, Mich.

Lloyd Smucker, Pa.

Louie Gohmert, Texas

Madison Cawthorn, N.C.

Mario Diaz-Balart, Fla.

Marjorie Taylor Greene, Ga.

Mark E. Green, Tenn.

Markwayne Mullin, Okla.

Mary Miller, Ill.

Matt Gaetz, Fla.

Matt Rosendale, Mont.

Michael C. Burgess, Texas

Michael Cloud, Texas

Michael Guest, Miss.

Michelle Fischbach, Minn.

Mike Bost, Ill.

Mike Garcia, Calif.

Mike Johnson, La.

Mike Kelly, Pa.

Mike Rogers, Ala.

Mo Brooks, Ala.

Morgan Griffith, Va.

Neal Dunn, Fla.

Nicole Malliotakis, N.Y.

Pat Fallon, Texas

Paul Gosar, Ariz.

Pete Sessions, Texas

Ralph Norman, S.C.

Randy Weber, Texas

Richard Hudson, N.C.

Rick Allen, Ga.

Rick Crawford, Ark.

Robert B. Aderholt, Ala.

Robert J. Wittman, Va.

Roger Williams, Texas

Ron Estes, Kan.

Ron Wright, Texas

Ronny Jackson, Texas

Russ Fulcher, Idaho

Sam Graves, Mo.

Scott DesJarlais, Tenn.

Scott Fitzgerald, Wis.

Scott Franklin, Fla.

Scott Perry, Pa.

Stephanie Bice, Okla.

Steve Chabot, Ohio

Steve Scalise, La.

Steven Palazzo, Miss.

Ted Budd, N.C.

Tim Burchett, Tenn.

Tim Walberg, Mich.

Tom Cole, Okla.

Tom Rice, S.C.

Tom Tiffany, Wis.

Tracey Mann, Kan.

Trent Kelly, Miss.

Troy Nehls, Texas

Vicky Hartzler, Mo.

Virginia Foxx, N.C.

Warren Davidson, Ohio

William Timmons, S.C.

Yvette Herrell, N.M.

Categories: Citizens

Craig, other House members had to be evacuated after protesters stormed the Capitol

Northfield News - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 1:52pm
U.S. Rep. Angie Craig, D-Eagan, along with other lawmakers certifying the Electoral College on the floor of the House had to be evacuated Wednesday from the chamber after people attending a rally in support of President Donald Trump stormed the…
Categories: Local News

Attorney General Ellison addresses defiant bars and restaurants; Support for Ole Ave project with City Council

KYMN Radio - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 12:02pm
By Rich Larson, News Director With the Alibi Drinkery in Lakeville continuing to operate in violation of the Covid-19 restrictions that have been in place since November, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said the situation will be resolved in the courts.  Joining Jeff Johnson on the KYMN morning show yesterday, the Attorney General said that

What you need to know about the reopening of Minnesota bars and restaurants

Northfield News - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 11:47am
Gov. Tim Walz said Wednesday, Jan. 6 that he will allow bars and restaurants to serve indoors at half capacity starting Monday, Jan. 11, a decision made as state health officials report the spread of COVID-19 has slowed in Minnesota…
Categories: Local News

Introducing the History Hideout at the Museum

Northfield News - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 11:32am
The Northfield Historical Society recently announced a new opportunity to engage with history for area families: the History Hideout.
Categories: Local News

St. Olaf Political Science Chair Christopher Chapp discusses breach of the U.S. Capitol

KYMN Radio - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 9:16am
Christopher Chapp, Chair of the St. Olaf College Political Science Department, discusses the implications of the rioting and breach at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday.

GALLERY: Biden win confirmed after pro-Trump mob storms US Capitol

Northfield News - Thu, 01/07/2021 - 7:09am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress confirmed Democrat Joe Biden as the presidential election winner before dawn Thursday after a violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday in a stunning attempt to overturn the election, undercut…
Categories: Local News

Stoicism and the Art of Archery

Tom Swift - Untethered Dog - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 10:04pm

John Sellars • Essay • Modern Stoicism (July 23, 2016) Process matters, product not so much. The How matters more than the What. The less one concerns oneself with the result the more likely one is to experience a positive one. (Though this is not a gimmick. You shouldn’t secretly care about the result.) For […]

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Categories: Citizens

CVB lodging tax revenue drops 62% in 2020 due to COVID-19

Northfield News - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 6:00pm
The Northfield Convention & Visitors Bureau is grappling with a sharp drop in lodging tax revenue last year caused by COVID-19 and is relying on a regional partnership to help with that loss.
Categories: Local News

Coup ATTEMPT… FAIL

Carol Overland - Legalectric - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 4:55pm

tRump is Toast — resign or you’ll be removed:

MOB STORMS CAPITOL, INFLAMED BY ANGRY TRUMP SPEECH

And C-SPAN Live via ALT-immigration

And Reddit, smashing equipment of media:

TRUMP HAS GOT TO GO — NOW!

We have got to bear down and keep at it, get to work.

Categories: Citizens

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration

City of Northfield Calendar - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 3:34pm
Event date: January 18, 2021
Event Time: 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM

GALLERY: Explosive device found near Capitol amid protest

Northfield News - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 2:30pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress' tally of the Electoral College vote won by Joe Biden (all times local):
Categories: Local News

National Security This Week, 1/6/21 Tom Hanson

KYMN Radio - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:49pm
In the debut of KYMN’s new show “National Security This Week”, host Jon Olson talks with Tom Hanson, a retired US State Dept official, Diplomat in Residence at the Alworth Institute for International Studies at UMD, and Chair of the Minnesota Committee on Foreign Relations.  Mr. Hanson discusses some of the National Security issues that

News With a Side of Sports, Wednesday 1/6/21

KYMN Radio - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:47pm
News With a Side of Sports with Tim McNiff and Jeff Johnson for Wednesday, 1/6/21:  

Lakeville won’t take action on Alibi liquor license for now

Northfield News - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:27pm
Lakeville city officials say they won’t take action against the liquor license of Alibi Drinkery even though the co-owner’s been charged with attempted murder.
Categories: Local News

As history scholar, alumna is teaching America’s untold stories

St. Olaf College - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:25pm
St. Olaf College graduate and history scholar Alexi Garrett '12 is passionate about uncovering the past of the United States of America — especially the stories that are often left out of history textbooks. 
Categories: Colleges

Northfield, Dundas city councils meet, discuss a variety of issues

KYMN Radio - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:02pm
By Rich Larson, News Director The Northfield City Council met for the first time in 2021 last night. Oaths of office were taken by Councilor Brad Ness who begins his second term as a Councilor-at-Large, Mayor Rhonda Pownell, who became the first two-term mayor in Northfield in more than 20 years, and the two new

Renovate Your Commercial Space or Office

Northfield Construction Company - Wed, 01/06/2021 - 10:59am
As a business owner, you understand the importance of taking inventory. It feels good to know the exact amount of a product that you have available to customers. You strive to be on top of goods and services, and as a result, you have the ability to offer high-quality assistance and attention. A well-kept inventory....
Categories: Businesses
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