All businesses including non-profits are eligible for the Payroll Protection Program, Veterans organizations, Tribal concerns, the self-employed and independent contractors with 500 or fewer employees. Maximum loan amount up to $10 million.
The Rice County Sheriff was happy to report their calls for service were down but added he received a call from the State Fire Marshal's Office that the number of arson fires is up relating to juveniles.
They are hosting a Virtual Home and Garden Show until they are able to find an alternate date. Each vendor will be featured on the Northfield Chamber website with their logo/photo, description of their business and link to their website.
Faribault Emergency Management Director Dustin Dienst says, "We all cross our fingers that if people follow the rules and the guidelines put out by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) that this will shorten the extent of time we have to do this."