Hi There! I'm Aaron, the Regional Digital Managing Editor for Townsquare Media - Rochester/Preston and Faribault/Owatonna. I'm a recent transplant to the Rochester area from Texas and so far I'm loving it. I have an amazing wife and daughter and two Great Danes, Rocky and Baby, who sometimes look like they're about to drop the dopest mixtape of the year.
Best Local Deals, Discounts, and Freebies During COVID-19 Pandemic
We have compiled a list of some of the best discounts and freebies available during the coronavirus pandemic. Everything from food and retail, to entertainment and rideshares. Some deals are for everyone, others are reserved for our heroic front-line workers.
20 Inspiring Minnesota Stories From the Coronavirus Pandemic
When the coronavirus pandemic hit Minnesota, we didn't have to look very far to find the helpers. Below are some of the inspirational stories from around Minnesota showcasing kindness, compassion, and sacrifice for the benefit of our neighbors in need.
20 Photos of Drool-Worthy Eats and Treats in Rochester
Eyeballing glamorized photos of carefully crafted cuisine is almost as good as eating it. The best part is the beautiful burgers, sensational steaks, and titillating treats on this list are all available right here in Rochester, Minnesota
Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving in Rochester, MN (2019)
Not everyone likes to or even has the skills to cook a big Thanksgiving feast. If you are one of those people check out the list of Rochester restaurants open on Thanksgiving this year.
Authorities Searching For ‘Dangerous’ Escaped Inmate in Wadena County
The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office has issued an alert regarding an escaped inmate. He is dressed in an orange shirt and handcuffed and considered dangerous.
Trick-Or-Treating Hours in Rochester, MN
Many people are wondering if the city of Rochester, MN has a specific day and time for trick-or-treating this Halloween.
Taketh These Minnesota Renaissance Festival Tickets as Thine Own
Just as the young knight fares forth, so shall ye make haste to Shakopee and carouse with the noble lords and ladies of the Minnesota Renaissance Festival!
Can’t See Photos on Facebook? You’re Not Alone
If you can't see any photos on Facebook or Instagram today, don't worry, neither can we. Many people have been reporting that photos on Facebook and Instagram are not loading.
Netflix-Featured Comedian Tom Segura Coming to Rochester
Stand-up comedian Tom Segura, known for his two Netflix specials will be performing live at the Olmsted County Free Fair in Rochester this July!