In a divided vote Sept. 20, the Northfield City Council chose to retain 4.6 acres of land, bordering the planned Meadows Park development in the southeastern corner of the city.
Though Waseca, Owatonna, and other cities farther south saw the worst of the damage, Rice County is getting plenty attention, as it attempts to deal with and recover from flooding concerns since heavy rains Thursday.
Often you’ll hear the term, liberal arts, in reference to a specific kind of major, like English, philosophy or history. That’s not, though, what colleges like Carleton and St. Olaf in Northfield are talking about when they say ‘liberal arts education.’
Garrison Keillor made an appearance in Northfield Thursday night at The Grand Event Center as part of a fundraiser for Save the Northfield Depot.
(UPDATED 9:30 a.m. Friday: this story was updated with information from National Weather Service and Northfield Police Department, as well as photos and information from volunteer efforts)
The world did not stop spinning Friday but it did for the Raiders football team as nothing went right in a 21-3 loss to a very good Owatonna team. True, Northfield played without two starting linemen and two solid backups but it was the wrong week for an injury/illness-riddled football team …
“I am come that they might have Life, and that they might have it more Abundantly,” presents one of the greatest of God’s …
To the editor:
To the editor:
Arriving in the mail on a half-sheet of plain copy paper recently was a note from Northfielders Jean and Phillip Parsons −…
From 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Oct. 2, a benefit breakfast will be held for Kaitlyn Frogge at the Northfield VFW Post 4393, 516 Division St., Northfield.