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MnDOT honors their workers

ROCHESTER, Minn. – They put their lives on the line everyday in order to make your ride smoother and on Tuesday those men and women were recognized. 128 more words

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Officials: More firefighters needed

ROCHESTER, Minn. – As the biggest community in our area continues to grow, officials are looking at staffing needs.

Rochester Fire Chief Greg Martin asked the city council on Monday night to approve hiring seven more people for his department, including one full-time fire marshal. 109 more words

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Two teens robbed at knifepoint during drug deal

ROCHESTER, Minnesota – Rochester police officials say two 19 year olds who planned to meet someone in order to buy drugs were robbed during the deal. 129 more words

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Bite Of Minnesota: Ramp Polenta Cakes

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — I had coffee with a friend Tuesday morning and we sat outside. Even though the sun wasn’t shining, it was still a beautiful morning to be outside and feel the cool breeze without shivering. 506 more words


American Woodcock Migration Ecology

The U.S. Geological Survey Arkansas Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, U.S. Geological Survey Minnesota Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, and the U.S. Fish Wildlife Service are conducting an ongoing project studying the migration ecology of the American woodcock (Scolopax minor) using satellite telemetry. 772 more words


Dayton orders DNR to stop collaring moose, saying it causes too many deaths

Gov. Mark Dayton ordered state environment officers to stop radio collaring moose as part of a $1.2 million research project, saying it has led to moose deaths and calves being abandoned. 226 more words


Top 7 Things About Lisbon, Plus Lovely Sintra

I finally made my way to Spain’s neighbor a few weekends ago — Portugal! Many of my coworkers have visited Portugal and after everyone raving about it, I decided to look for a cheap ticket and check it out myself. 906 more words