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Phased Reopening of Rochester City Facilities Begins Monday
The City of Rochester is ready to begin the phased reopening of city facilities.
COVID-19: Is Your Water Okay After All These Weeks of Non-Use?
Here’s something to think about if you are preparing to re-open a building for the first time since shutting down due to the Minnesota Stay-at Home order was issued back in March.
COVID-19: Minnesota Could Reach 1,000 Deaths Thursday
A prediction by Minnesota Gov. Walz will likely come true.
Rochester Parking Meter Enforcement Resumes Monday
The enforcement of parking meters in downtown Rochester will resume next week as the Mayo Clinic and other businesses ramp up their operations.
City of Rochester Asks Governor Walz to Allow Indoor Dining
The City of Rochester has joined restaurant owners and other groups in urging Governor Tim Walz to modify his executive order involving the reopening of restaurants and bars to allow some indoor dining.
COVID-19: Minnesota Sees Another Rise in Deaths, ICU Patients
Minnesota has tied its daily record for COVID-19 deaths.
City to Help Rochester Bars & Restaurants Expand Outdoor Seating
Rochester Mayor Kim Norton today signed an amendment to the city's pandemic emergency order to assist bars and restaurants.
Olmsted County Hit New Unemployment Record in April
The ranks of the unemployed in the Rochester area set an all-time high last month.