Fall harvest season is underway in Minnesota, and motorists are likely to see large farm equipment on Minnesota roads as crops are transported to markets, grain elevators and processing plants.

Prairie's Edge Humane Society will hold an informational meeting for anyone interested in fostering dogs at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 28 in the reception room at the United Methodist Church, 1401 South Maple Street in Northfield.

Barbara Krause, certified death midwife, will present an informational talk on her new series, "me! die?" from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Bunday Room of the Northfield Public Library.

Toys for Tots is now accepting applications to receive toys, to volunteer, to become a toy drop site or to make monetary donations. Find the appropriate form to fill out at faribault-mn.toysfortots.org. 

The Community Action Center (CAC) of Northfield, Northfield Union of Youth (NUY) and Northfield Public Schools (NPS) have received a $210,000 state-funded grant to help combat homelessness in the Northfield area.


Kimberly Hernandez Nunez and Erik Ivan Hernandez Soto announce the birth of a son, Jonathan Ivan Hernandez Nunez.

Summer Belle Faust was born July 25, 2019 in Northfield to Kaylin Alise Faust and Tyler Lee Faust. She weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces.

Carol Mae Olson was born July 23, 2019 in Northfield to Megan Kristine Bellin Olson and Daniel Philip Olson. She weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces.

Maddux Gregory Prins was born July 17, 2019 in Northfield to Kayla Marie Fisher and Zachary Lynn Prins. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 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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