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COVID-19: MN Reports First Double-Digit Death Toll in 6 Weeks
For the first time in about 6 weeks, state health officials today reported a double-digit daily COVID-19 death toll.
People Are Making Some Weird Purchases During the Pandemic
And I'm not talking about the excessive amounts of toilet paper. Here are the 7 weirdest things people have purchased during the pandemic.
New Study May Tell Us Why Some People Fight Off COVID-19 Better
A study shows that people who have been exposed to the common coronavirus in recent years may be better equipped to handle the COVID-19 virus.
Essential Worker Appreciation Convoy Headed Across SE MN
An Essential Worker Appreciation Convoy will start in Canton and make its away across 11 different southeast Minnesota communities Saturday.
Casablanca Restaurant in Rochester Closing Permanently
And just like that, another restaurant in Rochester is saying au revoir.
Another Rochester Store Closing Because of the Pandemic
How important is bedding to you? 1) VERY 2) I won't spend a bunch of money on it. 3) 200 Count is fine with me, I like the natural exfoliation.
Byron Public Schools Announces Return to School Plan for 2020-21
Byron Public Schools is the latest Southeast Minnesota district to announce its base learning plan for the 2020-21 school year.
Rochester School Board to Vote on School Opening Plan Today
The Rochester School Board will meet this afternoon to discuss and vote on the school district's plans for starting the new school year.
How to Apply For Rochester Area Small Business Grants
Rochester area businesses interested in applying for assistance being made available by the City, Olmsted County, and Rochester Public Utilities are invited to participate in a webinar sponsored by the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce.