Bridgewater Township and the city of Northfield are negotiating an annexation agreement that would postpone the township’s potential petition for incorporation.
The Northfield City Council on Monday again signaled its desire for Bridgewater Township to not seek incorporation.
For 33 years, Bob Baker has navigated a difficult physical condition to provide friendly customer service to countless Northfield McDonald’s customers.
The Northfield City Council last week received an update on the planned 79-unit high-end apartment complex in downtown Northfield.
Despite a project price tag nearly $2 million higher than originally expected, the Northfield Hospital & Clinics Board of Directors approved the Northfield Hospital and Clinics expansion project Thursday night.
The Northfield City Council on Tuesday moved to allow the development of approximately 24 market-rate and affordable units on the city’s southeast side.
As health insurance costs continue to climb in the U.S., patients are sometimes left paying thousands of dollars out-of-pocket for needed care, posing a substantial financial burden that has left families across the country in difficult financial situations.
John Zimmerman, a Northfield turkey farmer, testified July 16 at a House Agriculture Livestock and Foreign Agriculture subcommittee hearing reviewing the state of the U.S. livestock and poultry economies.
The Greenvale Township Board of Supervisors received pushback Tuesday on its temporary moratorium on single-family home construction in the township.
Bridgewater Township is alleging that the companies it hired to rerouted Spring Creek and conduct other flood prevention work destroyed existing wetlands and cost the township tens of thousands of dollars.
The city of Northfield plans to conduct an operational analysis of its wastewater treatment plant this summer, one year after a series of incidents involving the plant, including a flood and fire.
The draft Northfield Climate Action Plan includes a recommendation for the city to explore a policy to require solar- and electric vehicle-ready homes by 2020.
A temporary moratorium on constructing single-family homes could be in place in Greenvale Township for one year, as a lawsuit against the township unfolds by a local farmer.
Northfield’s Climate Action Plan Advisory Board Energy Subcommittee is calling for the city to become carbon-neutral no later than 2050.
Connecting patients with essential public services and ensuring they are able to live comfortably are the ideal result of any health situation.
For three weeks this month, Northfield High School students have access to hands-on learning from industries they are interested in, all within the confines of the high school.
A 39-unit market-rate apartment building is being planned for Dundas. If constructed, the complex would be the only one of its kind in the city.
Preliminary plans are underway for townhome complex of at least 24 market-rate and affordable units on the city’s southeast side, but are drawing some tension on the Northfield City Council.
The Northfield City Council is looking to extend its annexation agreement with Bridgewater Township for five years, but only if the township agrees not to file a petition for incorporation during that period.
Northfield Hospital and Clinics President and CEO Steve Underdahl was recognized late last month for his work in educating elected officials on the role hospitals play in communities and broadening the base of community for support of the hospital.
The Northfield City Council is in the beginning stages of evaluating whether to continue with special assessments, a practice utilized every year for city street reconstruction projects.
Northfield native Steve Grove now leads the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, a role that continues a successful career that has included stints at YouTube and The Boston Globe.
After seven years of operating in Dundas, take-and-bake shop Gooter’s Dough to Go will close late this month, a move owner Peggy Weaver attributes to rising rent costs and increased prices for goods.
Patrick and Tammy Winter have always considered the Red Barn Farm, their beloved family-run business in Northfield, to be a canvas.
The Minnesota Legislature’s failure to pass a bonding bill this session means several Rice County projects won’t move forward with state bonding money this year.
A new Northfield business is looking to capture the local video production market, a field owner Nic Bolduc believes is viable locally.
Ashley Ringlien has joined Rebound Enterprises as an administrative assistant and the director of sales and marketing for Reunion and The Tavern of Northfield, divisions of Freetime Restaurants.
The city of Northfield is exploring the possibility of placing a floating walkway underneath the Cannon River Bridge in the Downtown Riverfront Corridor.
The Northfield City Council on May 7 unanimously gave the green light to open a more-than 5,600-square-foot orthopedic and ear, nose and throat clinic in Faribault.
After an extensive remodeling process, the much-anticipated Reunion restaurant will open next week in Northfield, bringing a restaurant not only unique to the region, but one developers hope further sparks the downtown district.
Northfield officials are considering multiple ways to improve the Riverwalk Market Fair, a Saturday festival on Bridge Square that runs from June to October.
As representatives of Bridgewater Township, the city of Northfield and the city of Dundas gathered in a Northfield City Hall training room March 26, two opposing feelings were notable: an interest in cooperation and tension.
The city of Northfield isn't accepting the latest offer from Waterford Township in an ongoing dispute over a 39-year-old annexation agreement.
Those in attendance at the Home and Garden Show April 6 in Northfield will be able to interact with local businesses and receive information that could help them this season.