Heartfelt thanks to all Northfield Historical Society volunteers who pull together every day to make NHS successful! If you know any of these dedicated individuals, thank them for their help in preserving the history of Northfield! Randy Knox, Marcia Warring, Dick...read more
For over 36 years Steve Edwins played a key role in promoting and retaining the face of Northfield that is celebrated by our community and recognized by the wider public. Steve, a member of American Institute of Architects, was a community visionary and devoted...read more
The Rice County Genealogical Society will be meeting at 2pm, April 18 2017 at the Rice County Historical Society Museum, 1814 NW 2nd Ave., Faribault MN. The April program will feature Sue Garwood, Executive Director of the Historical Society, who will be talking...read more
An early 20th century spring ice cream social at Carleton became a May festival on the lawn of Gridley Hall dorm on May 22 of 1909, with Maypole dancing, Glee Club singing and the crowning of a May Queen. Over the next half a century, entertainment was added to the...read more
"Get your clubs out, boys, we're hosting a golf tournament!" Registration is now open for the first annual NHS golf tournament, the NHS Golf Shootout. The Shootout will take place on July 27th at Willinger's Golf Club in Northfield, beginning with a "shotgun" start at...read more
Bank Raid Gallery
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