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Red Wing's Jakob Meyer is upended by a Northfield defender during Friday's Missota Conference contest in Red Wing. The Wingers, who were celebrating homecoming, lost 38-0, falling to 0-6 on the season. (Republican Eagle photo by Joe Brown)

Football: Northfield, weather shut down Red Wing

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If there is ever a good time for a weather delay during a football game, halftime is about as good as it gets.

That was the scenario that played out Friday night, as Northfield and Red Wing sat in the locker room for an extra 20 minutes as the storm that hovered over Red Wing High School was allowed to pass. Or, at least, the lightning that caused the delay to pass.


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Kyle Stevens
Kyle Stevens is a sports reporter for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, Kyle worked at the Owatonna People’s Press, as well as KWLM and KLFN in Willmar. You can contact Kyle by phone at (651) 301-7879, via e-mail at, and follow him on Twitter @RE_KStevens.
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