It could be another smoky weekend in Minnesota. The state Pollution Control Agency has expanded a previously issued air quality alert for the north half of Minnesota to include the southern half of the state through noon on Sunday.
Rochester Police have made a third arrest in connection with a recent drug deal turned robbery. Captain John Sherwin says 22-year-old Batri Ismail was apprehended yesterday and booked into the Olmsted County Jail on suspicion of first-degree aggravated robbery.
Police say two suspects arrested on charges stemming from a robbery in Rochester last weekend are also considered suspects in the rolling gun battle that took place across sections of northwest Rochester Tuesday evening.
We all know that the road construction in Rochester is a bit of a mess. Actually, the word "mess" might be an understatement. Because our town has many visitors each day due to Mayo Clinic, I started to wonder "Is Google Maps keeping up with all the downtown road construction in Roc…