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Wednesday, June 08, 2016
Come to our informaiton session on what arthritis is, what conservative treatment options are available, and how lifestyle can affect the arthritis pain. The session will be held 6:30 - 7:30pm on Wednesday, June 8 at the Rochester Area Foundation. Refreshments are provided. RSVP by June 7.
Categories: Education
Monday, May 23, 2016
May 23, 2016 (Rochester, MN) - Olmsted County issued its first medical lodging licenses earlier this spring, marking a significant step forward in ensuring Rochester’s medical visitors are directed to safe, quality lodging. Rochester’s Serenity House Network has met construction, maintenance, and operations standards needed to be licensed as medical lodging establishments for 17 of ...read more
Monday, May 23, 2016
Rochester, Minnesota • 5.23.16 – Home Federal Savings Bank recently elected two new members to its board of directors. Both have achieved very successful careers in the region. Home Federal welcomes (retired) financial consultant Michael A. Bue, and Kwik Trip Director of Real Estate Hans K. Zietlow. Michael A. Bue brings over 40 years of experience in the financial services industry ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Knowing students succeeding in the classroom today creates a better community tomorrow, United Way of Olmsted County is gearing up for Running Start for School, their annual summer collection of backpacks and school supplies for students in need. Thanks to the generous support of the community, over 4,400 students began the 2015 school years with the tools they needed to succeed. United Way is ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
The Rochester Area Foundation will host two more planned giving seminars this year presented by Claire Langton-Yanowitz and Mark Utz, Rochester attorneys. These free seminars cover a wide range of estate planning, from protecting one’s assets to administering an estate. “The Rochester Area Foundation is pleased to serve our community in helping people better understand what estate ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Monday, May 16, 2016
BluePoint Alert Solutions is an affordable Rapid Emergency Response System (RERS) that instantly notifies emergency responders and building occupants of an emergency situation, expedites a rapid response, triggers emergency management protocols and ultimately saves lives. BluePoint’s patented system provides both medical or police pull stations as simple and easy for people to use as the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, May 16, 2016
WSB would like to welcome the following new staff to our Rochester office: Adam Hannan as an Intern in the Construction Services group Darin Lund as an Intern in the Construction Services group Zach VanOstrand as an Intern in the Materials group David Bergstedt as a Survey Technician in the Survey group David Hanenberger as a Survey Technician in the Survey group Brady Erdmann as an Intern ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, May 13, 2016
Winona State University-Rochester announces Megan Leisen as the new Recruitment and Advising Coordinator for the College of Education in Rochester. Megan graduated with her bachelor’s degree from St. Mary’s University and completed her Master’s degree in School Counseling and Community Counseling from Winona State. While completing her Master’s degree, she interned with the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, May 12, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Madson, Sr. Marketing Coordinator WSB T: (763) 287-7185 | F: (763) 541-1700| smadson@wsbeng.com WSB Helps Obtain Large Grant for Small Cities Development (Rochester – May 12, 2016) The City of Albert Lea was notified by the Department of Employment and Economic Development that it has been awarded a $526,700 grant for redevelopment of downtown ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, May 12, 2016
You're invited! To what? -A light lunch and information session about the Labovitz MBA, Rochester's only AACSB accredited program. The program and lunch are free to you! This is a program of the University of Minnesota Duluth? -Yes it is. UMD offers a full in-person MBA in both Duluth and in Rochester. All Rochester classes are held on the University of Minnesota Rochester campus. When? ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Education
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Contact: Julie Kiehne, SE Mn SBDC Regional Director, 507-280-2998 julie.kiehne@rctc.edu Photo (left to right): Julie Kiehne, Regional Director; Sarah Quincey, Program Coordinator; Mark Thein, SBDC Consultant; Nancy Libersky, SBA Mn District Director For its efforts to help 21 new businesses add over $13 million to the economy in the southeastern part of Minnesota, the Southeast Small Business ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
PRESS RELEASE For release: May 10, 2016 Contact: Heather Acerro, Head of Youth Services at hacerro@rochester.lib.mn.us or 507.328.2339 Karen Lemke, Head of Marketing and Community Engagement at (970) 946-2527 Neighbors Read program expands in Olmsted County (Rochester) A program that provides mini-libraries in Rochester is planning a big expansion in Olmsted County this year. Rochester Public ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Come join us for our Open House/Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Tuesday, May 24th from 3-7 p.m. Come tour the facility and meet the friendly staff. Try out our state of the art equipment. Refreshment and door prizes will be provided.
Monday, May 02, 2016
LVC is excited to announce our expanding product and service offerings to include J.N.Johnson Fire and Safety. President and CEO Robert Hoertsch announced today that, "As of May 1st, LVC has acquired J.N.Johnson. J.N. Johnson will continue to do business as “J.N.Johnson, a Division of LVC” The acquisition includes the Minneapolis office, the Hibbing office, the International ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, May 02, 2016
Rochester Clinic is going to host the fourth community-based Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) on 5/17. CHIP is an affordable, lifestyle enrichment program designed to reduce disease risk factors through the adoption of better health habits and appropriate lifestyle modifications. The goal is to lower blood cholesterol, hypertension, and blood sugar levels and reduce excess weight. This ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Women in Leaders are going Over the Edge for Girl Scouts and girl empowerment (Rochester, MN) Girl Scouts River Valleys is offering the Rochester community, engaged leaders, and any adventurous individuals the opportunity to participate in an urban rappel 9 stories or 119 ft down the US Bank Building in downtown Rochester, MN. This ultimate urban adventure will raise money for Camp Edith Mayo ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, April 25, 2016
Save the date! IMAA's Walk Around the World Event Rochester Community & Technical College Field House Saturday, June 4th 11:00 am – 2:00 pm “On June 4 th , 2016, IMAA will present the annual Walk Around the World 2016, an event that focuses on World Refugee Day and celebrates the accomplishments of refugees and immigrants in our community. This family friendly event is free ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Dan Kutzke, an independent financial advisor affiliated with Commonwealth Financial Network ® and Financial Advisor of Pratt, Kutzke & Associates in Rochester, MN, has achieved Commonwealth Summit Club status for 2016. This distinction recognizes successful financial advisors based on a ranking of annual production among Commonwealth’s network of more than 1,650 financial advisors. ...read more
Categories: Economic, Chamber, Press Release, Community
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Rochester Girl Scouts are Exploring Entrepreneurs Girl Scouts is an innovative leadership organization that provides key opportunities for girls in leadership, healthy living, STEM and more. With many unique ways to explore STEM, Girl Scouts are exposed to out-of-the-box community activities and programs. Girls can explore entrepreneurship this weekend by joining in the Rochester Startup ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 07, 2016
River Valleys Girl Scouts is going Over the Edge (Rochester, MN) Girl Scouts River Valleys is offering the Rochester community, female leaders, and any adventurous individuals the opportunity to participate in an urban rappel 9 stories or 119 ft down the US Bank Building in downtown Rochester, MN. This ultimate urban adventure will raise money for Camp Edith Mayo and Program Center in Rochester ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Rochester, MN – February 18, 2016 – Dan Kutzke, Financial Advisor, Pratt, Kutzke & Associates, LLP has earned the Retirement Income Certified Professional® (RICP®) professional designation from The American College, Bryn Mawr, PA. Candidates for the RICP® designation must complete a minimum of three college-level courses and are required to pass a series of two-hour ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Winona State University Alumni - Join WSU Alumni Relations at Meet-Up Mondays beginning Monday, January 11th from 12-1 pm at Victoria's. Meet-Up Mondays is an opportunity for you to grow your Warrior Network during a casual luncheon at various Rochester locations. Each Meet-Up will highlight a professional development topic and discussion will be facilitated by an established WSU alum. ...read more