The SELCO Newspaper Index covers the Northfield News from 1987 - 2008. Other papers indexed include Albert Lea, Austin, Freeborn County, Red Wing, and Stewartville. This is a great genealogical resource and contains local newspaper information on:
Minnesota Digital Newspaper Hub - Search a variety of Minnesota newspapers between 1856 and 1924, including the Northfield News 1879-1922. You can limit your search by title, county, city or date.
Search newspaper articles and abstracts from 800+ newspapers on Proquest including:
New York Times
St. Paul Pioneer Press
Wall Street Journal
The Pye Room
The Pye Room houses the library's Northfield, Rice County and Minnesota history collection. The collection includes the Northfield Library newspaper and census indexes; local city, county, and state history materials; Northfield High School yearbooks; and microfilm of all available Northfield newspapers. A reader/printer is available.
The Pye Room - the Library's Northfield and Minnesota History Room.
Library staff member assists young researcher.
The newspaper index began as a card file created as a WPA project.