The following Northfield students were named to the spring 2019 dean's list at the University of St. Thomas: Adam Becker, Kate Bornhauser, Emilia Fredrickson, Henry Hofstad, Robert Kopas, Joan Kornkven, Lucas Marvin, Annika Moen, Nicholas Mortensen, Schuller Pavek, Adam Rodgers and Devin Ste…

Rice Soil and Water Conservation District and the Cannon River Watershed Partnership are teaming up with Mark and Dave Legvold to hold a free field day to demonstrate and discuss interseeding cover crops into corn from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, at the Legvold Farm, 5103 315th St. W. Northfield.

Northfield's 13th annual Noontime Organ Recital series will run six Wednesdays, July 10 through Aug. 14, from 12:15–12:45 p.m. at various locations, featuring a variety of organ performers. Some recitals will include an offering to defray publicity expenses. 

Dakota Electric Association members and their families should mark the date for the 22nd-annual Member Appreciation Event from 4 to 8 p.m July 25. During the event, Dakota Electric provides complimentary admission to the Minnesota Zoo for those who purchase electricity from the cooperative.

College students with an interest in serving as spokespersons for animal agriculture are urged to to apply for the position of Minnesota State Fair 4-H Animal Science Speaking Up for Animal Agriculture Peer Mentor. Six positions are available. This program is sponsored by Minnesota 4-H and M…

The Northfield Garden Club will hold its 2019 garden tours, with the theme “We Are Water,” from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 13–14. Tours are self-guided, with the work of local artists on display at each location.


Archer Ryan Trondson was born June 11, 2019 in Northfield to Michelle Renee Trondson and Ryan Michael Trondson. He weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce.

Tucker Laurence Smisek was born June 10, 2019 in Northfield to Keena Mee Smisek and Ross Edward Swisek. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces.

Tate Avold Johnson was born June 7, 2019 in Northfield to Maggie Jean Holscher and Logan Avold Johnson. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces.

Reese Ann Wroe was born June 5, 2019 in Northfield to Ariel Mariah Wroe and Brandon Charles Wroe. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces.

Livia Jean Coleman was born June 5, 2019 in Northfield to Vera Ruth Coleman and Robert Edward Coleman. She weighed 4 pounds, 7 ounces.



The parents of Schuyler Dunhaupt Tilson are pleased to announce the wedding of their daughter to Jesse Doheny on July 1.

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