Teri Knight interviews Northfield Hospital & Clinics’ Dr. Jose Fulco who has been honored among leading surgeons in Minnesota Monthly’s annual “Top Doctors” feature – the only Northfield doctor on the prestigious list of physicians in the Twin Cities and beyond.
Rick Estenson and Robert Bierman of the Northfield Rotary Club talk about the Rotary Student International Exchange program. The Northfield Club currently has 13 students outbound (abroad) and 5 students inbound.
They discuss the annual Rotary 5k Turkey Trot fundraiser which will be held on Thanksgiving Day, November 23. This is a run or walk event. People are encouraged to bring their pets and walk the route if they prefer not to run the route.
Sign up by November 9 to get a free shirt. Pre-registration is $15 and $20 the day of the event. To register, visit Turkey Trot
Northfield Superintendent Matt Hillmann and Director of Community Services Erin Bailey talk about the school referendum and the proposed re-purposing of the Greenvale Park School campus to an early learning center. For more information regarding the November 7 Referendum election, visit northfieldschools.org.
Mayor Pownell and Erica Zweifel discuss the October 17 City Council meeting. Topics include extension of the NDDC contract for services, utility rates for 2018, a feasibility study on improvement of Division, 7th, and Washington Streets, and downtown parking.
Northfield School Superintendent Matt Hillmann and Director of Buildings & Grounds Jim Kulseth talk about the high school and elementary school building needs related to the upcoming referendum vote on November 7. There will be a community-wide presentation about the referendum at the High School tonight at 7:00 p.m. Tours of the High School will be held at 5:45 and at 6:00 p.m.