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Recent Area News
Such a treat to welcome to the KYMN Radio studios members of the band, Fox & Coyote! Incredibly talented musicians and darn nice folks to boot. No surprise that all four music makers attended St. Olaf College here in Northfield.
And they brought along some pretty sweet instruments, including banjo, keyboard, guitar, cello, and a big beautiful upright bass! My thanks to Jonathan Harms (vocals, banjo, keyboard), Ryan Evans (vocals, guitar), Katherine Canon (cello, vocals), and Grant Gordon (upright bass, electric bass) — t’was a really lovely performance.
Listen to the entire segment here:
A Rice County Jury today convicted Casey Bauer of two counts of Felony Assault. Bauer, 27, of Randolph was charged with assaulting the victim with a baseball bat. The victim was in his garage when he was attacked by Bauer, who he knew. The victim defended himself with a folding knife, stabbing Bauer who fled and sought treatment for his wounds in Cannon Falls. Bauer was wearing a skeleton mask at the time of the assault, the night before Halloween. Bauer told the victim “tonight is the night you die,” and hit the victim in the head three times with the bat. (more…)
The Faribault woman convicted of stealing from SAFE Sanctuary, a dog rescue organization she founded, was sentenced Wednesday in Rice County court. 56 year old Patricia Caron pled guilty early this year to 2 counts of theft by swindle. An investigation by several agencies, showed that Caron was using the funds from the rescue organization for personal use including shopping sprees, restaurants and more. Judge Gerald Wolf sentenced her to 5 years supervised probation and ordered she pay restitution to Faribault Veterinary Clinic, Legal For Good and Kathleen Walsh for a total of $36,600. Patricia Caron Complaint (more…)
Bald is Beautiful!
Ten members of the Faribault Police Department shaved their heads last night at a St. Baldrick’s event at Medford High School titled Medford Tigers Tackling Childhood Cancer. The event’s goal was to raise money to continue the fight to end childhood cancer. A local teen and cancer survivor, Logan Pleschourt and his family have some connections with staff at FPD and inspired them to raise money and shave their heads. Read the full release below:
There will be fan buses heading to the state championship game Saturday between our very own Northfield Raiders girls basketball team and Robinsdale Cooper HS!
FOUR buses will be ready to take fans to Target Center, and buses will load first-come-first-serve at the main entrance to NHS. The opportunity is available to students, parents, and community members as well.
Buses will DEPART at 4:15 p.m. for the 6:00 p.m. game. Bus fare is $5 and game tickets are $9 (students) and $14 (adults). Buses will LEAVE the arena for home 15 minutes after the conclusion of the awards ceremony that follows the game.
NOTE: THE TEAM’S BUS LEAVES AT 3:45 FROM THE HIGH SCHOOL. THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO COME OUT AND GIVE THEM A BIG SEND OFF!