NHS 40th logoThis year NHS is celebrating it’s 40th Anniversary.  For the next 40 weeks we will unveil 40 interesting Northfield history facts.  All of them were pulled for the Northfield News.  Some are of major events and some are just fun!  We hope you enjoy this series and remember you make history happen every day!

“After a period of severe river pollution that depleted the fish population, the Cannon River began to make comeback around the 1970s. In 1973, Northfield resident Earl Baldwin reeled in a fifteen pound Northern pike – one of the largest fish ever caught from the Cannon.”