Today’s news update – 4/14/14 Top News Stories with Audio

Missing man’s family hires Private Investigator;  “Opponents won’t come here” – Ice Arena offers challenge to City;  City’s annual Shade Tree Program starts today and PEHS’ “Auction for the Animals” a success Click below to listen to FULL newscast: Click for 4-14-14 news Listen for news updates on-air at 6, 7, 8, Noon, 3 and […]

Two Senators 2 views on Anti-bullying bill

By Teri Knight The Governor signed into law the controversial anti-bullying bill.  While District 58 GOP Senator Dave Thompson believes it’s an untested bill that’s full of bureaucracy and too much cost, District 20 DFL Senator Kevin Dahle said this morning that this bill is very different from the one they wrestled over last Spring. […]

Heads up – Local law enforcement aims to educate on distracted driving

Northfield Police Badge

By Teri Knight Heads up and eyes on the road, starting today law enforcement all over the State will kick off a 10 day enforcement campaign aimed at distracted driving.  The Northfield Police department will be participating as they did 2 weeks ago when they focused on seatbelt usage.   According to Public Safety, 25% of […]

Waste Water Treatment Plant patched together

By Teri Knight A large part of the Capital Improvement Plan council discussed on Tuesday was about the City’s Waste Water management facility.  There are a number of issues with the Plant.  Public Works Director Joe Stapf said that they have been patching parts year after year including patching patches.  Of particular note are the Biological Aerated […]

Today’s news update – Family and friends use Facebook in search for Nevin

Family, friends and strangers join on FB to offer assistance/support A large scale search for a missing Northfield man unfortunately yielded no results this week.  44 year old Christopher Nevin has been missing for a week.  Northfield police along with NorthStar Search and Dakota County Mounted police were combing the Carleton Arboretum with dogs and […]

Today’s news update – 4/11/14 Top News stories with Audio

Waste Water Treatment Plant patched together;  Heads up – Local law enforcement aims to educate on distracted driving;  Two Senators 2 views on Anti-bullying bill and Red Cross raises $ during Soiree Click below to listen to FULL newscast: Click for 4-11-14 news Listen for news updates on-air at 6, 7, 8, Noon, 3 and […]

Today’s news update – 4/10/14 Top News stories with Audio

Official search yields no clues;  An island and strobe lights for 3rd St. and Hwy 3 and Texting while driving?  “It Can Wait” Click below to listen to FULL newscast: Click for 4-10-14 news Listen for news updates on-air at 6, 7, 8, Noon, 3 and 5

Official search yields no clues

Christopher Monroe Nevin

By Teri Knight Northfield Police and reserves, Dakota County Mounted police along with NorthStar Search and Rescue and their dogs gathered yesterday morning to search the Carleton Arboretum for Christopher Nevin who went missingon Saturday.  In an email from Police Chief Monte Nelson last night, he stated “the search went very well, but unfortunately we […]