Best Kept Secret in Northern Minnesota


Newfolden is located at the halfway point between Thief River Falls, to the south, and Karlstad, to the north. Newfolden has a population of approximately 345 people, and has a number of  businesses and services which offer convenience to its residents and visitors.  One popular landmark in the area is Old Mill State Park, located approximately 11 miles to the west. At the heart of the community is the Community Center which houses the City offices and is attached to the fire hall of the volunteer fire department.  Several churches, an elementary school, a new high school and streets lined with homes complete Newfolden's scenic picture. Newfolden calls itself the "Rolling Pin Capital of Minnesota," and  is home of the Lokstad rolling pin.