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Mayo Clinic sued over COVID-19 vaccine mandate terminations

(FOX 9) - Less than five months after firing more than 700 employees who failed to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by its self-imposed deadline, Mayo Clinic is facing a lawsuit from one former employee. In early January the Rochester-based health system has confirmed it has fired more than 700 employees...
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New security screening at Mayo Clinic visitor entrances

(ABC 6 News) - Mayo Clinic has implemented a new weapons detection system at patient and visitor entrances across Rochester campuses, and at several Mayo Clinic Health System sites, in an effort to keep weapons out of the hospital. In a statement provided to ABC 6 News, a spokesperson for...
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Census Highway Signs Updated in Rochester Area

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Department of Transportation has started the process of replacing city highway signs across southeastern Minnesota to reflect the updated population numbers compiled during the 2020 US Census. Throughout the 11 county region managed by the MnDOT District 6 headquarters in Rochester, new overlays...
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How many times can you get COVID?

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Omicron was a gamechanger and in its wake we are seeing variants of it — and those variants can catch you even if you got omicron, and even if you have been vaccinated. "If you think of a lock and key it's like subtle changes,"...
ROCHESTER, MN
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An Open Letter to the employees of Red Wing

Usually I reserve this space to communicate to my Local 655 partners or the general public. Today I’m doing something a little different. Some of you may be aware that we have an active union campaign at the Red Wing shoe facility in Potosi. Today, I’m using this space to communicate directly with them.
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SE MN authorities grapple with lack of juvenile detention center

(ABC 6 News) - According to the Rochester Police Department, three teens robbed a local smoke shop early Monday morning. Police say they broke into a smoke shop and stole approximately $1,000 in merchandise. But, when police couldn't find a juvenile detention center with space for them, the teens were sent home to their parents. Local law enforcement said that has been an issue for the past two years.
OLMSTED COUNTY, MN
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1 person hurt in crash in Pierce County Saturday

TOWN OF ISABELLE (PIERCE COUNTY), Wis. (WEAU) - One person is hurt after a two-vehicle crash Saturday morning in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said that 68-year-old Dale Degross of Burnsville, Minn. was stopped on southbound Highway 35 near County Road D waiting for traffic to move out of the intersection when his motorcycle was rear-ended by a car driven by 53-year-old Benjamin Schmid of Marshall, Minn.
PIERCE COUNTY, WI
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Rochester man facing drugs, weapons charges

(ABC 6 News) -- A Rochester man was arrested on Friday, May 13 after the Rochester Police Department said he was in possession of illegal guns and drugs. Police were first called to the 1500 block of Bahama Ct. NW around 11 a.m. for reports of gunshots. Someone said a woman shot a rifle at a man.
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