In 1992, the election of a record four females to the U.S. Senate stirred people to dub it the Year of the Woman. Of course, in our most recent election, the country nearly elected its first woman president. But in Rochester, the celebration of women in leadership was perhaps no bigger than 1989, when women […]
The Commonweal’s Hal Cropp looks back at 25 years … and forward to next season
With the creepy clown craze making local news we asked some local clowns whether their business has been affected (good or bad).
Our readers—through our annual Best Restaurants ballot—voted for their six favorite places to watch the big game. (And then we visited them all, because someone’s got to do the dirty work.)
Over the course of a single week, the seven courtrooms of Olmsted County District Court may see anywhere from 400 to 500 individual cases–ranging from parking violations to first-degree murder.
We asked the staff of Minnesota Motorcycle Monthly
The Drive: The 100-mile run from Faribault to New Ulm. The Overview: This ride—bordered by the Minnesota River to the west and I-35 in the east—carves through the Southern Minnesota Lakes Region, previously known as the Big Woods. Your route will take you between farmland, across the meandering Cannon River, and past numerous lakes, parks, […]