The people of Northfield honored a hometown hero Thursday. Maggie Lee, 91, had worked at the local newspaper – the Northfield News — for more than 65 years.
A 48-year-old woman from Northfield was struck by a vehicle while walking her dogs Thursday morning and later died at the hospital, according to the Rice County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities have identified the man who was found dead inside a burning van last weekend in Rice County.
Hold onto your wallets as food prices will definitely be climbing in the coming weeks and months.
The heartache for Scott and Faith Bergemann began last Thursday night. They came home to find 3 feet of water in their basement, and spent all of the next day hauling out what little they could salvage.
A former employee at a Burnsville, Minn. ski hill is accused of stealing snowboards there and trying to sell them. Twenty-seven-year-old Brenton Troy Gerholdt, of Northfield, has been charged with two felony counts of theft and receiving stolen property.
Nobody in the southern part of the state needed Sunday night’s rain — it’s already water-logged.
Storm clouds sat over southern Minnesota Thursday, drenching some areas with up to 10 inches of rain, turning golf course greens to ponds and roads into rivers.
Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in the United States, and more than 1,100 people die from it each day. So, what if there was an easy way to spot trouble before it struck?
A Northfield dog breeder facing 16 charges of animal cruelty says there is nothing worse than being accused of something she didn’t do.
A Northfield, Minn. woman has been charged with 16 felony counts of animal cruelty after being accused of drowning dogs — both puppies and adults — and putting their corpses into her freezer.
A 46-year-old man has been accused of intentionally starting a fire at a Northfield nursing home on Feb. 5, 2012, according to police.
Walking into the Ole Store instantly gave me a feeling of walking into someone’s home. Hardwood floors that creaked and screamed with every step, almost guided me along a tour of who has been here before me.
By the time the weekend is over, state champions will be crowned in two classes of girls hockey and two classes of girls gymnastics.
Authorities have identified the semi-truck driver who was killed after a rollover accident on Highway 3 just south of Northfield Thursday afternoon.
A semi-truck driver is dead after a rollover accident on Highway 3 just south of Northfield Thursday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Minneapolis-area Lutherans have elected the first female bishop in Minnesota to lead the nation’s largest Lutheran synod.
A fire at a Northfield nursing home Sunday has been called intentional, according to police.
They jumped into action without anyone telling them to. Now, three brothers from Northfield are being called heroes.
Firefighters are battling a fire at a Northfield nursing home, authorities said.
A Northfield, Minn. woman was arrested after she allegedly was smoking methamphetamine while her baby was sleeping in a bathtub, according to police.
At 87 years old, Pat Hanzlik has her fair share of success stories. But there’s one thing that’s eluded her for decades, until this year.
It should be an eventful winter sports season regardless of what sport you follow. From the basketball hardwood to the hockey rink to the wrestling mat, there will be great match-ups and tournaments everywhere over the next four months.
As if it’s not hard enough having one son overseas, one Northfield mother has to cope with both her sons in a war zone.
It’s the last chance to win a game before playoffs start. For many teams, winning or losing the final regular season game determines whether they’ll have a home playoff game.