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Thursday Mar 13
Fillmore County Journal
At least 12 people were killed on Minnesota roads since February 28, according to preliminary reports from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety .
Thursday Mar 13
Killer of 2011 Northfield HS grad pleads guilty; death came soon after breakup
A guilty plea to a reduced charge has been made in Arizona by the man who fatally bludgeoned a recent Northfield High School graduate soon after she ended their romance.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
12 traffic deaths in the last 12 days in MN
A Minnesota Department of Public Safety report reveals that at least a dozen people were killed on Minnesota roads since Feb. 28. Included in these deaths were three Carlton College students who died in a crash on Hwy.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Lisa Franxman Joins First National Bank of Northfield
First National Bank of Northfield, the longtime cornerstone of Northfield's banking community, announced that it has hired Lisa Franxman as vice president of business banking.
MNsure Enrollment Assistance Available at Community Action Center
The Community Action Center is offering free appointments to anyone in Northfield who needs help securing MNsure health insurance.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
A harsh winter driving lesson
Minnesota State Patrol public information officer Eric Roesky spoke about the Sleepy Eye accident at a news conference in St.Paul Saturday.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Accident claims 4 young lives in SE
Four young men, ages 17 to 20, were killed and four others injured Friday night in a two-vehicle crash on an icy Highway 14, west of Sleepy Eye near the intersection of Highway 14 and 280 Avenue.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
St. Cloud Times
4 die in crash near Sleepy Eye
Three teenagers and a 20-year-old man died when the car they were riding in lost control on an icy highway near Sleepy Eye and veered into oncoming traffic, authorities said Saturday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
3 Frisbee team members killed in Minnesota crash
Neither alcohol or excessive speed appear to be factors in a crash that killed three Minnesota college students, who were members of one of the nation's top Ultimate Frisbee teams, the Minnesota State Patrol said Saturday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Postwar home, no phone: Can you imagine? Walk to town -- and let everyone overhear you?
Writes Coleikama of Roseville: "When my husband grew up on a farm in western Wisconsin, during the early '50s, his family had no telephone.
Northfield students talk to students about responsible online behavior
Through their "Mindfulness Campaign," a group of high school students is spreading the word about being respectful on the Internet.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Memorial service for crash victim James Adams announced
Services will be this week for a St. Paul man who was one of three Carleton College students killed in a car crash near Northfield last week.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Carleton student injured in crash that killed 3 improving
One of the Carleton College students who was hospitalized following Friday's crash that killed three others made improvements Sunday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
National Public Radio
3 Frisbee Team Members Killed In Minnesota Crash
Three college students and members of one of the nation's top Ultimate Frisbee teams were killed when a semitrailer truck slammed into their SUV after it spun into the wrong lane on an icy Minnesota highway.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Bees, Garden Art, Herbs at Rice County Horticulture Day
Spring will be arriving Saturday, March 15, in Rice County when the Rice County Master Gardeners host their annual Horticulture Day, featuring speakers on garden art, herbs and bees.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra Winter Concert March 1-2
The Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra plays Beethoven's "Coriolan Overture" and "Choral Fantasy" along with the "Violin Concerto" of Samuel Barber on Saturday, March 1, 7:00 p.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Elliott column: Senior competes one last time
You don't see Jordan Wojtowicz in the sports pages too often, even though she's a senior captain on the St. Cloud Tech/Cathedral gymnastics team that competed in the state meet Friday night.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Open House for pre-schools in Northfield is coming up
Several Northfield pre-schools will be holding an open house on Thursday, February 27th from 5:00-7:00pm and Saturday, March 1st from 10am- noon.