4 Things To Know: Ryan Lochte, Divorce, Paisley Park & More

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – From Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte’s possible suspension to Yosemite National Park’s expansion, here is a look at the four things to know from Sept. 8, 2016.

Possible Suspension For Lochte Following Rio

The U.S. Olympic Committee, along with USA Swimming, are expected to announce disciplinary measures against four Olympic swimmers.

Some outlets are reporting 12-time Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte will get a 10-month suspension, while the other three swimmers will get less time.

The development comes after the athletes lied over an incident at a gas station during the Rio Olympics.

Divorce Rates For Older People On The Rise

A growing number of older adults are getting a divorce.

A new study shows the divorce rate among people 50 and older doubled between 1990 and 2010. About one in four divorces includes someone over 50.

Reasons for the rise include longer lifespans, more women in the workforce, changing notion about marriage and higher rates of remarriage, which boost your odds of splitting.

Work At Paisley Park

Die-hard Prince fans, listen up!

Prince’s Chanhassen recording studio is opening next month for public tours, and people from around the world are expected to visit.

A hiring fair is going on at Chanhassen Dinner Theater, for everything from management to merchandise to marketing. The hiring fair takes place Thursday and Friday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Bring your resume and a completed application.

Yosemite National Park Gets An Expansion

Yosemite National Park is getting its biggest expansion in 67 years.

The national park service said it’s adding 400 acres of critical wetlands and meadow habitat.

It’s the biggest addition to the park since 1949.


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