- Northfield News


Nerstrand native Scriven to lead, live at Split Rock Lighthouse

When Hayes Scriven applied for a tour guide position at Split Rock Lighthouse after college, he didn't get the job. Read more

GALLERY: MOM turns 100, throws a party for the community

Standing in front of a Jolly Green Giant-size inflatable bag of Tootie Fruities, Matt Hillman listed the ways cereal manufacturer Malt-O-Me… Read more

GALLERY: Studio ArTour brings art lovers to town

Cold and windy weather couldn’t stop art connoisseurs from across the region from making their way to the Rice County area for the 18th ann… Read more

Sheriff asks for help in finding wanted fugitive

The Rice County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man the state Department of Corrections has listed as a wanted fugitive. Read more

GALLERY: NAFRS Open House brings community together

Families were treated to an assortment of activities Thursday during the Northfield Area Fire Rescue Services Open House. Read more


THURSDAY WRAP: Gators win big entering True Team Section 1AA meet

With a slew of big meets on deck, the Northfield girls swimming and diving team cruised past Faribault 91-79 Thursday night at Northfield M… Read more

After seniors King and Timperley honored, Northfield volleyball clinches 3rd straight Big 9 crown

When Northfield volleyball finished second in the Big 9 Conference in 2016, it did so with a 10-1 mark in conference play with just one ble… Read more

Bob's Wrap: Raiders moving in right direction

This one felt different, there was a pervading sense of optimism despite last Friday’s 31-7 loss to a very good (undefeated No. 4 in Class … Read more


City looking for public feedback on engagement platform

The city of Northfield is asking for the public to participate in a community survey by using Polco, a public engagement platform. Read more

Post to celebrate two milestones Saturday with community at Dundas Dome

Post Consumer Brands will celebrate two milestone anniversaries and plans to honor the community on Saturday in Northfield. Read more

Annual land rent meetings planned for Nov. 22

Landlords, farmers, and agribusiness professionals are invited to attend one of the informative land rent meetings being held across Minnes… Read more


Funding needed for East Jerusalem hospitals

Little did I know, lying in a hospital bed in East Jerusalem in 1976 with amoebic dysentery and, well, chicken pox, that I’d be back in Nor… Read more

Limits must be set on guns to be a civilized society

To the editor: Read more

Flat tire or bad attitude — you won't get anywhere without changing it

Is a padiddle a car winking at other cars? Read more


Rhoda Mae Anderson

Rhoda Mae Anderson 1931–2019 Las Cruces—Rhoda Mae Anderson passed away October 3, 2019, at the age of 88. She and her husband, Amil, who su… Read more

James A. Dunlop

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Paul Carl Jacob

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