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Rochester, Minnesota is located in Olmsted County. Zip codes in Rochester, MN include 55906, 55902, and 55903. The median home price in Rochester is $164,900. More Rochester information.

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1 hr ago | Edmonton Journal

Alberta to spend $22 million upgrading hospital heliports

Move over Santa. An invasive species has hopped onto your turf. Yours is no longer the only lap where parents will perch their children for a photo.


2 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

Police Still Investigating Sorensen Murder 7 Years Later

Police are still looking for clues that could lead to a suspect. Her death is currently the only open homicide case in Rochester.


8 hrs ago | Newswise

National DNA Day is April 25; Experts Available for Comment

ROCHESTER, Minn. - April 17, 2014 - Friday, April 25, is National DNA Day, the date which commemorates completion of the Human Genome Project, the national effort to identify and decode all 6 billion letters in human DNA.


15 hrs ago | Decorah Journal

WMC appoints new chief medical officer

Winneshiek Medical Center and Mayo Clinic Health System leaders today announced Robert Flinchbaugh, D.O., has been appointed to serve as chief medical officer at Winneshiek Medical Center.


Wed Apr 16, 2014


Reichel Foods expands Dippin' Stix snack line

"Innovation is very important to consumers," Craig Reichel, president and chief executive officer of Rochester, Minn.-based Reichel Foods, said in a news release.


USA Today

Apathy could signal brain shrinkage in old age

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Family Dollar opens in Preston

The new Family Dollar store opened in Preston last Thursday and has been busy welcoming customers into its aisles throughout its grand opening week.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

CBS Local

Reality Check: Minn. Remains A High Tax State

He used the last day of tax filing to highlight $500 million in middle class tax cuts passed by the 2014 State Legislature.


Spring Valley Tribune

Spring Valley youth is an everyday hero

Isaac Hauser is sporting the shirt he and his team will be wearing at the Rochester 2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes on May 18. If you would like to join Isaac's team or would like to purchase a shirt contact Amy and Steve Hauser at


The Chatfield News

Fountain council updated on installation of new trail maps

By Gretchen Mensink Lovejoy Rose Voigt of the Trail Towns committee presented an update to Fountain's city council on Thursday, April 3, regarding the committee's intentions to replace maps that are posted along the Root River Trail before the 2014 Taste of the Trail event.


The Chronicle Herald

Why you shouldn't stick cotton swabs (or car keys) in your ear

A woman uses a cotton swab to clean her ear. An otolaryngologist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., says people have employed everything from hairpins to car keys to try to remove wax.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

Hayfield Herald

Community News Corporation

The cast of "The Wedding Will Out" or "A Night in the Nutt House" performs July 27 - Aug 19 show.



8 Steps To Fall Asleep Fast

Of course you wish you were sleeping. It's just not happening. And here you are, in the wee hours of the morning, staring at the insides of your eyelids.


Medical News Today

Bladder cancer: therapeutic options and bladder-preserving strategies

The possible causes for this greater risk among men, the importance of early and accurate diagnosis, and the scope of available and emerging surgical, chemotherapeutic, and immunotherapeutic approaches for treating bladder cancer in men are the focus of a comprehensive Review article in Journal of Men's Health , a peer-reviewed publication from ... (more)


Sat Apr 12, 2014


Invest in Corridors of Commerce

The case has been made that there needs to be an investment in our state's transportation system.


KAAL-TV Austin

Organ Donors Honored on 'Donate Life Day'

Since 2010 there has been a strong push to get more of you to become organ donors.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

Fillmore County Journal


Danny Joseph Ellis, of Eyota, Minn., died April 1, 2014 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn.


Fillmore County Journal


Lyle Russell Rud, 78, of Stewartville, Minn., died April 5, 2014 from complications of cancer, at the Spring Valley Care Center, where he had been a resident since January.


Business Journal

Mayo Clinic will seek spin-off prospects in Ireland

The Mayo Clinic is teaming with an Irish agency to speed commercialization of new medical research, with a goal of launching as many as 10 companies over the next five years.



Coldwater Creek to go out of business; 11 stores in Minnesota

Women's clothier Coldwater Creek said Friday it plans to liquidate its struggling business, closing its stores nationwide including its 11 locations in Minnesota.



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