Closings and Delays for Thursday, January 23, 2020
Due to the road conditions, Here are the school closings, delays and other cancellations across the Rochester and Southern Minnesota area for Thursday, January 23, 2020.
Former SE Minnesota School Employee Sentenced in Child Porn Case
A former employee of the Lewiston-Altura School District will not be required to serve any additional time behind bars for a child pornography conviction.
Nine-Year-Old Boy Dies in Farm Accident in Northern Minnesota
Authorities in northern Minnesota say a 9-year-old boy has died in a farm accident.
PETA Goes After Rochester Lincoln Students over Fish
PETA sent a letter to the Lincoln school in Rochester over their use of Zebra fish in a vaping experiment.
Almost 370 Missed 911 Calls During Weekend Outage in SE MN
The telecom that provides 911 emergency service in southeastern Minnesota is reporting there were nearly 370 missed calls to 911 during an over three-hour-long service outage Sunday night.
Rochester Doctor Calls for Radical Medical Revolution Feb 1st!
Are you ready for a Patient Revolution? Dr. Victor Montori thinks it is time for one, a revolution that would remove...
Rochester Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman
A Rochester man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman he had been drinking with earlier this month.
Median Barrier on Highway 52 in Rochester Damaged by Semi Crash
Local emergency responders are being kept busy this morning with numerous reports of crashes and vehicle spinouts on slippery roadways throughout southeastern Minnesota.
Weather Closings and Delays for Wednesday January 22nd
Due to the road conditions these schools are delayed today:
Snow May Affect Wednesday Morning Commute in SE Minnesota
Motorists in southeast Minnesota are being advised the Wednesday morning commute could be messy - and slippery. The National Weather Service office in La Crosse has issued this advisory:
Walz Announces $23 Million for Expanding Rural Broadband
Minnesota is awarding more than $23 million in grants to 30 projects throughout the state to help bring high-quality broadband access to underserved and unserved parts of the state.
Rochester Man Enters Not Guilty Plea to Attempted Murder Charges
One of the two men charged with a shooting last August at the Meadow Park Apartment complex in Rochester today entered not guilty pleas to four felony charges.