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Rochester Reacts To Mayo Clinic Expansion News

A little more than 100,000 people live in Rochester – but how is the city reacting to the news of a possible influx of 30,000 new Mayo Clinic employees?

01/30/2013

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Mayo Vies For $500M In Public Money For Expansion

The Mayo Clinic, Minnesota’s largest private employer, pressed state lawmakers Wednesday to commit more than $500 million toward an ambitious development project tied to the renowned medical center in Rochester.

01/30/2013

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DNR Holding 5 Hearings On Minn. Species At Risk

The Department of Natural Resources is kicking off a series of five hearings across the state to give the public the chance to comment on proposed updates to the state’s list of plants and animals that are at risk of disappearing from the Minnesota landscape.

01/29/2013

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Fog, Ice Prompt School Closures Across SE Minn.

Schools throughout southeastern Minnesota are either closed or opening two hours late because of dense fog and icy roads.

01/28/2013

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Rochester Man Killed In Eagan Crash

A 66-year-old Rochester man is dead after rolling his car in Eagan Sunday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

01/20/2013

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Minn. Man Charged For Shooting Granddaughter

A Rochester pastor is charged with a felony for shooting and wounding his granddaughter after mistaking her for an intruder last month.

01/18/2013

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Rochester Pastor Charged For Mistakenly Shooting Granddaughter

A Rochester pastor is charged with a felony for shooting and wounding his granddaughter after mistaking her for an intruder last month.

01/17/2013

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Mayo Clinic Teams With Optum Unit Of UnitedHealth

The Mayo Clinic and the Optum unit of UnitedHealth Group Inc. are teaming up on a research and innovation facility aimed at improving patient care.

01/15/2013

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Mayo Clinic Announces Visitor Restrictions To Curb Flu Outbreak

Pharmacies and clinics are being inundated by customers rushing in to get their flu vaccinations. Now, south Minnesota hospitals are imposing visitor restrictions to combat the outbreak.

01/09/2013

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Dayton Released From Mayo After Back Surgery

Gov. Mark Dayton has checked out of Mayo Clinic in Rochester and is headed home for a few weeks of recuperation from back surgery.

01/01/2013

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Dayton Extends Hospital Stay A Day After Surgery

Gov. Mark Dayton will ring in the new year at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, where’s he’s extending his stay by a day as he recovers from back surgery.

12/31/2012

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Gov. Dayton Heads To Mayo For Spinal Surgery

Spinal surgery will likely sideline Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton for the rest of the year. Dayton is heading to Rochester’s Mayo Clinic Thursday for an operation he hopes will relieve a constriction in his lower back.

12/27/2012

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Dayton To Undergo Spinal Surgery At Mayo Clinic

Minn. Gov. Mark Dayton will undergo spinal surgery next week at Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Dayton’s office announced Friday that the operation is being done to relieve a constriction in the governor’s lower back, known as stenosis.

12/21/2012

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Interstate 35 SB Near Iowa Border Reopened

The Minnesota State Patrol says the southbound lanes of Interstate 35 between Albert Lea and the Iowa border have reopened.

12/21/2012

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Man Shoots Granddaughter Thinking She’s An Intruder

A grandfather said he had a recent nearby burglary on his mind when he accidentally shot his 16-year-old granddaughter, thinking she was an intruder.

12/11/2012

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