Star Tribune covers how Carleton and St. Olaf got started in Northfield

The newspaper traces the history of how Northfield became home to two prominent private colleges.

20 February 2024 Posted In:

The Star Tribune covered the early history of how Carleton got its start in Northfield along with St. Olaf College. The article, “How did Northfield become home to St. Olaf and Carleton colleges?”, was published in the Star Tribune’s Curious Minnesota section, a community-driven reporting project focused on readers’ inquiries.

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