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Nearly a year after more than 60 dead animals were found at a Castle Rock Township property, the woman responsible for the animals’ care has been sentenced.

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The Northfield Healthy Community Initiative recently recognized the Rev. Denny Dempsey, priest at Church of St. Dominic, with the April 2019 Making a Difference Award.

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BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) — President Donald Trump played up the benefits of his tax cuts on Monday’s tax filing day in a state where he’s aiming to turn a narrow defeat in the 2016 presidential race into a victory in his re-election bid next year.

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A 57-year-old Oronoco woman was sentenced on Friday in connection with an Oct 22, 2016, fatal crash that killed Brenda Travis, 78, of Rochester, and caused serious injuries to three others in Randolph Township.

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Northfield High School’s Rock and Roll Revival is a Northfield Community Event. While it is performed by an amazing group of talented high school students, the show would not be possible without the support of numerous volunteers.

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As part of its efforts to inspire volunteerism, Northfield Shares has rolled out the first-ever interactive volunteer portal for the Northfield area. The free online system, provided through Galaxy Digital, will enhance the service experience for individual volunteers, nonprofit organization…

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Canvas Church had a heart to love our community when it created “We Love Northfield” a few years ago. The event, which has taken a variety of forms over the years, has evolved into valued day of service to the Northfield and Dundas communities.

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Two Rice County Sheriff’s Office deputies were injured Wednesday after the squad car they were in was struck by a semi while responding to another crash in poor weather conditions northwest of Shieldsville.

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The week’s forecasted winter weather hit Wednesday morning, dumping heavy snowfall on Rice County into the afternoon, which caused schools to close early and roads to close due to accidents.

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If you listen to KYMN Radio, you have likely heard Logan Wells promote one of the many organizations he supports. The scope ranges from the Boy Scouts of America, VFW, Mayor’s Youth Council, and Arcadia Charter School, to the YMCA Youth in Government program. I’ve worked with youth for many …

One of many Northfield residents’ favorite parts of the holiday season is the annual Winter Walk. Sharing the holiday spirit and fellowship with friends and neighbors in the chilly December air is a festive celebration only available in a community like Northfield. This special holiday event…

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Visitors are a welcomed part of any day for residents at Northfield Retirement Community (NRC), and visitor volunteers are a valued resource. Jon Otto is one such volunteer, but he shares his time in several areas at NRC.

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At the Northfield Arts Guild, there are many volunteers you get to see like ushers at a show or greeters at the front desk. However, unless you are a clay artist, you might never come across one group of volunteers who dedicate hours and hours in each week: studio monitors.

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Patrick (Packy) and Karen Mader both credit their parents for modeling and teaching the value of volunteering and giving back to others. The lessons learned during their youth have been a cornerstone in living lives filled with happiness and service to the Northfield community.

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After a winter full of snowstorms, some may be hoping to put severe weather in the rearview mirror, but state and local officials want everyone to think about your plans for when severe weather strikes.

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Every May for many years, Northfield Area United Way has awarded more than a quarter of a million dollars in grants – and in some years much more – to essential local programs in the areas of health, education and financial stability, including basic needs such as food and emergency assistance.

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