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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
Friday, April 29, 2016
MINNEAPOLIS (April 29, 2016) - Low Voltage Contractors (LVC) will be recognized for excellence in workplace safety and health at the Governor’s Safety Awards luncheon on May 5 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. LVC is one of 309 employers to be honored through the awards program, coordinated by the Minnesota Safety Council. “Employers like Low Voltage Contractors know that safety ...read more
Categories: Press Release
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
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Rochester, Minnesota • 4.25.16 – Home Federal Savings Bank – who has been enhancing the financial well-being of their clients since 1934 – is excited to announce a familiar face is back in Rochester. Jeff Vehrenkamp recently became Market President for Home Federal’s Rochester market. No stranger to Home Federal or the Greater Rochester Area, Jeff started with the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Chad Murray 507-536-5790 cmurray@thinkbank.com Think Mutual Bank appoints board chair and vice chair Bruce Shay has been appointed chair of the Think Mutual Bank Board of Directors. Shay is executive vice president at Securian Financial Group in St Paul where he is accountable for all aspects of Group Insurance, Retirement Plans and Individual Annuity ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
The 10 Who Make A Difference Awards recognize 10 outstanding individuals or groups within Southeastern Minnesota and Northern Iowa who have made an impact in their community through volunteering. Each year KTTC Television and United Way of Olmsted County ask the public and non-profit organizations to nominate an individual or a group who have made a difference in their community. A judging ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Watch Hy-Vee’s finest show off their culinary expertise at our first ever Chef Throwdown on Saturday, May 7 at the West Circle Drive store. Chef Rob, Chef Megan and Chef Mike will be given a surprise protein at the start of the competition at noon. They will then have ten minutes to shop for five additional ingredients within the store and 30 minutes to prepare the meal. A celebrity ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Cardinal of Minnesota was honored this week as one of four recipients of the 2015 Performance Excellence Award (formerly the MN Quality Award). The Award, granted by the Performance Excellence Network (PEN), formerly the Minnesota Council for Quality, is based on the Baldrige Framework and is the culmination of a rigorous evaluation of an organization’s management system. The evaluation ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Chad Murray 507-536-5790 cmurray@thinkbank.com Think Mutual Bank appoints board chair and vice chair Bruce Shay has been appointed chair of the Think Mutual Bank Board of Directors. Shay is executive vice president at Securian Financial Group in St Paul where he is accountable for all aspects of Group Insurance, Retirement Plans and Individual Annuity ...read more
Categories: Press Release
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
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Safety is one of our core values at LVC and can be seen in many of our daily practices and ongoing initiatives. For us safety includes on the job training, industry involvement, a weekly education program, staff accountability and tracking and reporting safety results. Our commitment is to protect our workforce by reducing dangerous situations, increasing education, and staying alert to safe ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, April 18, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Heartman Insurance awarded Platinum Partner agency by United Fire Group (UFG) CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – April 15, 2016 – Heartman Insurance, with offices located in Rochester, Austin, Northfield and Faribault, Minnesota, has recently been named as a Platinum Partner agency by United Fire Group (UFG). Agencies are awarded this honor based on UFG’s high-quality ...read more
Friday, April 15, 2016
Come meet our entire medical team and enjoy refreshments! Our physicians, Thomas Harman, MD, Manli Jiang, MD, and Jengyu Lai, DPM, provide Integrated medical care for you and your family. Come to find out how we can help you improve, arrest, or even reverse chronic illnesses with the focus in Lifestyle medicine. We treat you the root causes not just the symptons. With Rocheter Clinic, your health ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, April 15, 2016
Banks Physical Therapy is pleased to announce their newest team member, Brandon Voth, DPT. Brandon graduated with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Mayo School of Health Sciences in 2013. He grew up in Goodhue, MN and recently moved from the Twin Cities back to Rochester. Brandon is passionate about combining manual therapy techniques with corrective exercise prescription to decrease pain and ...read more
Friday, April 15, 2016
Rochester Clinic is the only private multi-specialty clinic in Rochester. It provides integrated medical care with an emphasis on prevention, wellness and lifestyle medicine. The new website is easier to navigate. It contains in-depth information on specialty programs at the clinic, including family medicine, podiatry, sports medicine, occupational medicine, arthritis programs and wound ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Rochester Launches Hospitality-Industry Accreditation Program First of its Kind Initiative Will Facilitate High-Quality Customer Experiences For Patients, Visitors, and Community Members April 14, 2016 (Rochester, MN) – Rochester has launched a new hospitality industry accreditation initiative focused on hotels, restaurants, retail, and transportation companies to enhance the experience of ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Come One, Come All! The ROCHESTER AREA FOUNDATION is pleased to be in its permanent home on the corner of Elton Hills Dr. North and Broadway. Please join us as we celebrate YOUR Foundation with a RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY and OPEN HOUSE on WEDNESDAY, MAY 11, 2016 from 4:00 - 6:00 PM. Tour our beautifully renovated facility with state-of-the-art technology in low cost, public rental meeting spaces ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Press Release For Immediate Release Contact: Custom Alarm 507.288.5522 info@custom-alarm.com Custom Alarm in Rochester, MN, a business specializing in video surveillance, intrusion, access control, and fire alarm systems, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC), a regional certifying partner of the Women’s ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Alex Schrader and Ryan Hermes have joined the architecture team of Widseth Smith Nolting’s Rochester office. Schrader is an architectural intern and Hermes is a landscape architectural intern. After working in WSN’s Grand Forks office for the past year, Hermes and Schrader recently transferred to Rochester. Schrader has worked under the direction of WSN’s registered architects ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, April 11, 2016
Sears Hometown and Outlet Looks at Rochester for New Location National Retailer Seeks Local Entrepreneur or Independent Retailer to Bring the Sears Hometown Store Format to the Local Area With the closing of the full-line Sears store in Apache Mall in 2014 in Rochester, Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHOS) is looking to fill the void in the community. The Company, which ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Breathe Easy Medical Supplies is excited to announce the launch of a brand new website! Breathe Easy Medical Supplies located in Rochester, MN specializes in connecting patients nationwide with high end medical equipment right to their doorstep. With two other locations for added local convenience in Maryland and FL. Our duty is helping and serving patients with high quality care whether in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, April 06, 2016
Travel Leaders was Nationally Honored with 2015 “Agency of Excellence” Award Travel Leaders announced its coveted “Agency of Excellence” award winners, which are the very top echelon of Travel Leaders members (franchisees). The highest qualifying agencies to receive this distinction – which recognizes the greatest heights of leadership and business success – ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, April 06, 2016
Atlas Insurance Brokers Named AAA MN Agency of the Year 2015 Rochester, MN, April 6, 2016 -- For the 6th consecutive year, Atlas Insurance Brokers has been named the AAA MN Agency of the Year. Each year, the award is presented to one insurance agency in recognition of outstanding sales and service. The award was presented on March 13th at the AAA Awards Banquet hosted at the Hilton Minneapolis.
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, April 04, 2016
GO Carefree Shuttle, a locally-owned shared ride van service, is now connecting directly to Amtrak® at the train stations in La Crosse and at Union Depot in St. Paul, enabling easy travel to and from Rochester and Mayo Clinic , with connections to more than 500 destinations served by the national rail carrier. Several years of a partnership between Amtrak and GO Carefree Shuttle has led ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Monday, April 04, 2016
ABC 6 News/KAAL TV For Immediate Release: March 30, 2016 ABC 6 On Your Side & Home Federal Launch Pay It Forward Campaign ABC 6 On Your Side and Home Federal Savings Bank have formed an innovative partnership to launch their Pay It Forward campaign. It will run for 6 weeks, airing from April 14 through May 19. Every week $600 in cash will be given to a deserving person, or people who are ...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