If you have plans to head to the casino near Red Wing, Minnesota you will want to remember to bring your face mask.

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Face Masks Now Required For All Guests At Treasure Island Resort and Casino

Starting this morning, all guests are now required to wear a face mask at Treasure Island Resort and Casino, regardless of vaccination status. According to a news release from Treasure Island, the requirement went into effect as of 8 a.m. Friday.

Other safety measures put in place at Treasure Island include:

  • Masks are required for all team members and guests
  • No smoking. Please use the designated smoking areas
  • Reduced hotel capacity and the removal of unnecessary high-touch surfaces within the rooms
  • Plexi-barriers at most guest interaction points
  • Hand sanitizing stations throughout the property

Treasure Island also removed all of their self-service beverage stations, but coffee and soda are available from the waitstaff upon request.

Lucky Treasure Island Guest Wins Over $50,000 Jackpot

One lucky guest at The Island hit it big on their Cleopatra II slot machine. The guest was betting big ($20 per spin!) but it ended up working out just fine as the guest collected $52,496 according to the casino's Twitter account.

Rochester City Council Cancels Mayor's Mask Mandate

The Rochester City Council voted 5-2 late Thursday afternoon to rescind an emergency declaration issued by Mayor Kim Norton on Tuesday. The vote ends a faces mask mandate that covered nearly all indoor public settings. The Council did approve a resolution that strongly encourages citizens to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and follow recommendations to wear masks in indoor settings regardless of their vaccination status. You can read more on this story from our co-worker Andy Brownell of KROC-AM News here.

A Southern Minnesota Church Transformed Into An Unique Airbnb

With plenty of space for your next family outing, this unique Airbnb was a former church in Red Wing. Completely revamped with three bedrooms, four beds, and two baths. Check it out!