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Northfield school district employee terminated for unauthorized treatment of infant; Rice County law-enforcement breaks theft ring; Big Woods State park closed this weekend

7 hours 42 min ago
By Rich Larson, News Director The Northfield Public School District has announced that they have terminated an employee of the Early Venture Childcare Center for administering melatonin to at least one infant without consent of that child’s family. Northfield Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Matt Hillmann said that, once alerted, the district moved swiftly to investigate.  

Craig Swenson talks about Zoom Classes available at FiftyNorth and more

10 hours 15 min ago
Craig Swenson provides information about a large variety of classes available through Zoom and more.

Representative Todd Lippert discusses budget surplus, Covid relief assistance, and more

10 hours 19 min ago
District 20B State Representative Todd Lippert discusses the budget surplus and how it may be used for Covid relief assistance packages, provides an update on his work to extend the deadline for farmer lender mediation, Minnesota Covid19 Housing Assistance programs, and more.

The Weekly List – The CBGB Show

Thu, 12/03/2020 - 7:41pm
Rich, joined by Weekly List part time co-host Dan Moir, honors the impending 47th anniversary of the opening of one of the most important music venues in the history of rock & roll, by playing the music that was fostered an incubated at CBGB.

Lippert Calls for Covid relief package; St. Olaf housing project moves forward; Rice SWDC tree sale is on

Thu, 12/03/2020 - 12:31pm
By Rich Larson, News Director With the news that the state is looking at a $640 million dollar budget surplus, and not the $2.4 billion dollar deficit that had been predicted, State Representative Todd Lippert has issued a statement saying it is time for the state to come up with a Covid-19 relief package. “With

Beth Kallestad discusses Sustainable Northfield Podcasts

Thu, 12/03/2020 - 9:25am
Beth Kallestad, Program Coordinator for the City of Northfield, discusses Sustainable Northfield podcasts available to the public.  They can be accessed on the City’s website.

Sheriff Troy Dunn on Theft Ring Bust

Thu, 12/03/2020 - 9:17am
Rice County Sheriff Troy Dunn discusses the recent bust of a significant theft ring in the area that resulted in two individuals from Faribault being taken into custody.

Christmas on the Cannon 2020, Show #1

Wed, 12/02/2020 - 6:00pm
Rich Larson and Corey Butler return with their eclectic, holiday music show. In this episode we find them discussing life on Zoom, the various incarnations of The Grinch, and Rich’s deep, deep love of the Ray Conniff singers.

City Council Recap: 2021 Budget & Tax Levy, Franchise Fees, Riverfront Enhancement plan, farewells

Wed, 12/02/2020 - 12:02pm
By Rich Larson, News Director The Northfield City Council met on Tuesday night and approved the 2021 tax levy and city budget, passed two ordinances establishing franchise fees on utilities, approved a resolution on the Riverfront Enhancement Plan, passed the first reading on a rezoning request made by St. Olaf College, and offered the city

Gunnar Johnson and Isaac Lyman discuss Big Giants 4-H Rattle Up Baby Supplies Drive

Wed, 12/02/2020 - 9:32am
Gunnar Johnson and Isaac Lyman talk about the Big Giants 4-H Club Rattle Up Baby Supplies drive happening until December 15.  The most needed items are baby foods and formula.  Big Giants 4-H donation boxes are located at Cub Foods, Family Fare, Little Village Learning Center Dundas, Northfield Montessori, Northfield EMS, St Peter’s Lutheran, Bethel Lutheran,

Rhonda Pownell and Ben Martig recap Northfield City Council Meeting

Wed, 12/02/2020 - 9:14am
Northfield Mayor Rhonda Pownell and City Administrator Ben Martig discuss the December 1 City Council meeting.  Topics include approval of 3.7% tax levy, franchise fees, riverfront enhancement action plan, and more.

Minneapolis man, Wells woman found with drugs, loaded handgun in Northfield; Giving Tuesday options; City launches ‘Sustainable Northfield’ podcast

Tue, 12/01/2020 - 12:02pm
By Rich Larson, News Director A Minneapolis man is in custody on drug and firearm charges after being stopped by Northfield police on Friday. According to the complaint, on Friday, the Northfield police stopped a car with multiple equipment violations. The car was driven by Lacy Dawn Clay of Wells, Minnesota. Jordon John Kelley of

City Council to meet Tuesday night to discuss levy and budget, riverfront enhancement, St. Olaf development; Haider named NAG interim director

Mon, 11/30/2020 - 12:02pm
By Rich Larson, News Director The Northfield City Council will meet tomorrow night, and the chief item on the agenda will be the approval of the 2021 tax levy and city budget. Initially, the levy had been set for an increase of 5.7%. However, members of the council asked for that number to be rolled

Fine Tune #467 world 2020.11.29

Sun, 11/29/2020 - 7:20pm
This episode of Fine Tune travels around the world to hear a sampling of Arabic music, suggested by the recognition of 29 November being the ‘UN International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People’. playlist to come…

Celebrando y dando gracias

Sun, 11/29/2020 - 4:18pm
Celebrando y dando gracias por todo lo que tenemos y el futuro lleno de oportunidades que se nos presenta con el nuevo gobierno de Estados Unidos.      

Have Yourself A Festive Christmas from Nov. 29th

Sun, 11/29/2020 - 2:00pm
In the First Edition of Have Yourself, A Festive Christmas Logan Wells brings you a variety of Christmas music from The Holiday Horns, to Nat King Cole. You can hear Logan Wells with the best of Christmas hits every Sunday at 11am-1pm.           Part 1 – Jazz Block:   Part 2

Northfield Police putting enhanced impaired driving enforcement in place; Mayor Pownell discusses goals for 2021; Rice County Courthouse closed; ‘Festive Christmas’ debuts on Sunday

Fri, 11/27/2020 - 12:02pm
By Rich Larson, News Director With the holiday season now upon us, law enforcement across the country is ramping up the enforcement of impaired and distracted driving laws. Northfield Chief of Police Mark Elliott said that the Northfield PD, the Rice County Sheriff’s Department and the State Highway Patrol will all be out in force

Tracy & Renee Giza talk about their appearance on HGTV’s Biggest Little Christmas Showdown

Fri, 11/27/2020 - 9:10am
Northfield mother & daughter team Tracy & Renee Giza talk about their experience competing on HGTV’s Biggest Little Christmas Tracy & Renee Giza Showdown

The Weekly List – The Thanksgiving Show

Thu, 11/26/2020 - 6:00pm
This week Rich shows his gratitude for a lot of things.

Northfield School Board to take up mascot conversation; School construction nearly complete; Dundas approves sale of old city hall

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 12:02pm
By Rich Larson, News Director The Northfield School Board resumed the conversation surrounding the Northfield High School Raiders mascot. The drawing that currently represents the Northfield Raiders has come under question, and more than a bit of fire in recent years, with many people questioning both its relevancy to the Raiders name and the nature