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Local singer songwriter Cedric Briand releases new album

Local musician Cedric Briand didn’t have to think twice when choosing the party date for the EP and album release of his band Greenvale Man… Read more


Machine quilted flowers, birds, trees inhabit latest art exhibit at FiftyNorth

One of the nicest compliments Kathy Weed received after winning the Viewer’s Choice award at the Rosemont Quilt Show in 2018 was “This look… Read more


Wisconsin-based band brings Jesse James song to Northfield this weekend

After The Whiskey Farm band member Jason Horowitz finished reading a biography about legendary bank robber Jesse James, the musician felt i… Read more


Landfill reopens, but citizens asked to wait

The Rice County landfill has reopened to public use, though the county is asking people to wait to visit the site if they can.  Read more


Carleton alum Jonathan Capehart returns to campus as 2023 commencement speaker

Journalist Jonathan Capehart can now add “commencement speaker” to his long list of professional accomplishments. Read more


Friday night concert live from the Northfield Depot

Bad Posture Club and Helen Forsythe are the headliners on Friday, June 2 in a new concert series called "Live from the Northfield Depot." D… Read more


Northfield Chamber holds Business After Hours at Willinger's Golf Course

Northfield Chamber of Commerce and Tourism members were treated to a late afternoon of fun and networking at Tuesday's Business After Hours… Read more


First summer concert for Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra on June 2

On Friday, May 26, during a live interview with Paula Granquist at KYMN Radio, Paul Niemisto (conductor) and Clark Ohnesorge (Council Presi… Read more



Raider Roundup: Lacrosse and golf

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Northfield boys track ppens postseason

The Northfield High School boys track and field team opened its postseason schedule of meets Thursday, May 25 with a sixth-place finish at … Read more


Northfield girls golf clinches 2023 Big 9 title

The Northfield High School girls golf team clinched the 2023 Big 9 Conference championship for the fourth time, thanks to the Raiders’ seco… Read more



Equity, economic development and Mercado Local

Equity work is challenging and complex, often characterized by more intentions and words than actual actions. The definition of equity shou… Read more

Coming together for the greater good

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Potholes prey upon drivers aged 35-44 with good teeth and poor eyesight

I wasn’t in the best of moods. Read more