6 hrs ago
Information Death Notice: Peter J. Larsen
Peter J. Larsen, 64, of Kasson, died Friday, May 24, 2013 at Prairie Meadows Senior Living in Kasson.
10 hrs ago
Silicon Swagger: Tech Titans Embrace Big Architecture in Staggering New HQs
No longer satisfied with hiding in standard-issue tech-company hives, Apple, Facebook, and Google have embraced Architecture with a capital A. All three tech giants are building expensive, ambitious structures to expand their corporate headquarters.
23 hrs ago
Community News Corporation
The cast of "The Wedding Will Out" or "A Night in the Nutt House" performs July 27 - Aug 19 show.
Thu May 23, 2013
Boy Scouts of America Lifts Ban on Gay Youth
One of the oldest youth groups in the nation has made an historic change. Thursday, the Boy Scouts of America voted to allow having openly gay youth be a part of their organization.
Mayo Clinic Genomic Analysis Lends Insight to Prostate Cancer
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Mayo Clinic researchers have used next generation genomic analysis to determine that some of the more aggressive prostate cancer tumors have similar genetic origins, which may help in predicting cancer progression.
Boy, 3, one of 40 worldwide suffering from rare disease
Like most 3-year-olds, Lee Cicirelli, enjoys playing outside and being the conductor of his train set, but Lee isn't like most kids his age.
Suicide Prevention: Mayo Experts Offer Tips for Parents, Public, Media
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Suicide is the third-leading cause of death among young people ages 10 to 24.
Judge Davis and the Muslim-American muddle
Minnesota is home to the largest Somali community in the United States, numbering at least 25,000 . If it takes a village, we have a couple.
MEA Announces the 90th Annual Gas Operations Technical & Leadership Summit
MEA is proud to announce the 90th Annual Gas Operations Technical & Leadership Summit, August 13-15, 2013 and its new home in Rochester, MN.
Wed May 22, 2013
Olmsted County Journal
The spellers range in age from 8 to 14 years old, but 89% are between the ages of 12 and 14 years old.
Olmsted County Journal
ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA, The Olmsted County Recycling Center Plus and Hazardous Waste Facility will be CLOSED on Monday May 27, 2013 in observance of Memorial Day.
Finding Minnesota: Wilderfest & The Almanzo 100
It began as an idea to gather some friends for an ambitious bicycle ride through southern Minnesota.
Mayo Clinic Forms Joint Venture with Cancer Genetics
Mayo Clinic and Cancer Genetics Inc. today launched OncoSpire Genomics , a joint venture with the singular goal of improving cancer care by discovering and commercializing diagnostic tests that leverage next-generation sequencing .
Tue May 21, 2013
'Exciting day for the future of Rochester'
Leaders from the city of Rochester, Olmsted County and Mayo Clinic applaud the passage of the Destination Medical Center legislation and thank the bill authors, legislative leaders and Gov.
Coffee Drinking Tied To Lower Risk For Rare Liver Disease PSC
New research from the US shows that regular consumption of coffee is linked to a reduced risk of a rare autoimmune liver disease called primary sclerosing cholangitis .
Adorable little boy gone too soon
Little Xavier should have been enjoying play dates with friends, tossing balls in the back yard and learning how to count.
Mon May 20, 2013
Study links coffee to lower risk for rare liver disease
SATURDAY, May 18 -- Just a few extra cups of coffee each month might help prevent the development of an autoimmune liver disease known as primary sclerosing cholangitis , a new study suggests.
Giving Away What Isn't Yours
We all love to make friends, and giving gifts is a great way to do it. What could be better than making friends by giving away expensive gifts, and then getting someone else to pay for them? That's exactly what the Minnesota legislature is doing this session.
Minnesota House bill hikes taxes on top earners, some businesses
The Minnesota House of Representatives passed a bill early Monday morning that will generate $2.1 billion in new revenue by increasing taxes on the state's top earners, corporations and smokers.
Severe storms rumble across eastern Minn., western Wis.
Skies turned dark and the rain came down in torrents as severe storms rumbled across eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin.