Author: Rich Draheim

What Happened in 2019? – Senator Rich Draheim

As we enjoy our busy summers and warm weather, our focus is probably not on the most recent state legislative session. Yet, lots of great things were accomplished for our region and the State of Minnesota, including health care price transparency, the first middle class income tax cut in nearly two decades, the largest investment in public education in state history, and so much more. Click the link below to read more about the 2019 Minnesota legislative session! What Happened in 2019? – Senator Rich Draheim Another legislative session is in the books. We came together to pass a...

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The Northfield Police Department is asking the community, and especially those i…

The Northfield Police Department is asking the community, and especially those in flood prone areas, to monitor weather warnings and river levels. Recent heavy rains in the Cannon and Straight River watershed areas have made levels in the Cannon River (and other area rivers and streams) rise sharply. In addition, the National Weather Service is predicting the chance of additional heavy rain and/or severe weather over the next four days. The Cannon River at Northfield could quickly rise to flood levels depending on rainfall amounts and locations. There is also the possibility of additional flash flood warnings being issued...

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