Cannon Falls News


10/17/2018 10:15 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Goodhue County District 2 Commissioner: Get to know the candidates 

Experience in public office: Finishing first term Goodhue County Board of Commissioners, six years Cannon Falls School Board, 12 years Leon Township Clerk, three years Belle Creek Watershed Board Supervisor. There are two.


10/15/2018 05:29 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Project aims to a-maze with hemp 

Chris Farver, of Caledonia, makes his way through the hemp maze at Fright at the Farm Saturday in Zumbrota. The maze features six stations where people can read information about industrial hemp.


10/12/2018 09:18 AM  ~~~Source~~~
After Deadline: Trump is the least of my worries 

As former Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill often said, all politics is local. Right now, that's my focus.


10/02/2018 05:06 AM  ~~~Source~~~
A list of presidential visits to Rochester thru the years 

August 2011: President Barack Obama has lunch in Cannon Falls and pie in Zumbrota. When one eight-year-old girl asked Obama "why Cannon Falls?" the Democratic president replied: "I had heard that Cannon Falls has some of the smartest, best-looking kids around, and you have just confirmed the rumor about Cannon Falls."


09/30/2018 01:18 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Mauer, Gibson Lead Twins To 8-3 Win Over White Sox 

Trump Urges Supporters To Vote In Wake Of Kavanaugh Hearing President Donald Trump on Saturday turned his embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh into a rallying cry for Republicans to vote in November, saying they can help reject the "ruthless and outrageous tactics" he says Democrats used against the judge. Volunteers Make Progress On Cannon Falls Cleanup Fifteen tornadoes touched down on Sept.


09/23/2018 07:15 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Photos: Storm damage in Cannon Falls 

Personnel from multiple local emergency response teams helped evacuate residents of The Gardens nursing home to area hospitals Friday afternoon. Severe thunderstorms cut power to the facility Thursday evening.


09/23/2018 01:07 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Storm Cleanup Continues In Cannon Falls 

Storm Cleanup Continues In Cannon Falls All across Cannon Falls, trees are down and gravestones are destroyed in the city's oldest cemeteries. Search Underway For Missing Boater On Peltier Lake According to authorities, the boater is believed to have been struck by his boat after going overboard.


09/22/2018 08:43 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Storm Cleanup Continues in Northfield, Cannon Falls 

"Tired but happy I'm alive," he said. "I didn't know if we would be buried alive or just squashed.


09/22/2018 11:52 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Downed trees, power outages litter Cannon Falls after storm 

Personnel from multiple local emergency response teams helped evacuate residents of The Gardens nursing home to area hospitals Friday afternoon. Severe thunderstorms cut power to the facility Thursday evening.


09/21/2018 08:17 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Cleanup Underway after Strong Storms in Southern Minnesota 

Local businesses were damaged in Northfield. Additionally, aerial video captured by Chopper 5 showed extensive damage to farms in the area.


09/21/2018 04:00 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Nirvana's Menacing Last Testament 'In Utero' Turns 25 

Nirvana's Kurt Cobain screams this line like a mutineer, over the hot wire guitar and natural disaster-sized drums of "Scentless Apprentice," one of the best tracks from In Utero , released 25 years ago on September 21, 1993. And that sentiment is essentially the M.O. for the Seattle band's third and final release - a peek inside the fury, chaos and desperation that fuels their artistic magnum opus.


09/21/2018 04:00 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Severe storms Thursday generated heavy damage, school closings 

The line of severe storms that passed through the state Thursday evening left many areas without power and strewn with damage from wind and downed trees. Cannon Falls was hit especially hard, with reports from city officials that streets would not be clear by Friday morning.


09/21/2018 01:52 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Album of the Week: The 25th Anniversary of the Final Nirvana Masterpiece 'In Utero' 

Today we celebrate one of the greatest rock albums of all time on its 25th anniversary; that is Nirvana 's third and final studio album 'In Utero' released on DGC Records. It is still, and will always be, one of the best rock albums in music history.


09/20/2018 10:14 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Storms Cause Damage in Southern Minnesota 

The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for Dakota, Goodhue and Rice Counties until 7:30 p.m. and for Dodge County until 7:15 p.m. Damage was being reported in the Waterville area. A KSTP crew reported power was out there.