News from Rochester Post Bulletin
Monday, October 16, 2017
I see confusion and hypocrisy in the current political rhetoric concerning immigration. The people embracing Mr. Trump's way to make America great by getting rid of immigrants are ignoring the history of the United States. The people who emigrated to…
Monday, October 16, 2017
The Post Bulletin recently had an article on the importance of seeing motorcycles. I don't think anyone would argue against that. I have known people who have been killed on motorcycles and I still grieve for their families.
Monday, October 16, 2017
Every time you spend a buck in Rochester, a fraction of a penny of the sales tax goes to helping 17 cities in the Rochester area.
Monday, October 16, 2017
The federal government should help rebuild Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. It should not bail it out of its longstanding fiscal crisis
Friday, October 13, 2017
WASHINGTON -- President Trump has made a lot of promises on health care.
Friday, October 13, 2017
As with many providers of psychiatric services across the country, Zumbro Valley Health Center has been challenged to treat the increasing numbers of people seeking care for a mental illness. This rising demand for treatment is occurring at the same…
Friday, October 13, 2017
Ten months ago, plans for a 55-room hotel on the prime remaining piece of riverfront property in downtown Wabasha came undone.
Friday, October 13, 2017
My wife and I had the pleasure of watching the Minnesota Lynx play in most of their home games this year. The repetitive drives to Xcel Energy Center and "The Barn" were long and tiring but so, so worth it.
Friday, October 13, 2017
On Monday, Oct. 1, state Sen. Carla Nelson confirmed what her supporters across southern Minnesota have been hoping for -- yes, she is running for Congress.
Friday, October 13, 2017
Dear Answer Man, have you seen drawings of what the "Bar-lin Wall" is going to look like, down the middle of Broadway between Third and Fourth streets?
Friday, October 13, 2017
Traveling or crossing Second Street Southwest in front of Saint Marys Hospital, whether by car, bike or on foot, can be a dangerous proposition. That's why we're glad to see that widening of the street, from the current 66 feet…
Friday, October 13, 2017
The United States was born when the Founding Fathers seceded from England.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
I would like to correct a factual error in an editorial published Wednesday. Referring to the proposed arena plan, the editorial states; "Until now, the process has been tightly guarded by the Mayo Civic Center Commission and the CVB". As…
Thursday, October 12, 2017
WASHINGTON -- "Some people say I'm extreme," an Indiana tea party leader told The New York Times at the height of the movement's rebellion in 2010, "but they said the John Birch Society was extreme, too."
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Ray Schmitz has proposed that Rochester politicize its budget process (letter to the editor, Oct. 10). Before retirement in 2012 as assistant finance director, I was directly involved in preparation of the Rochester annual budget and capital improvement program. City…
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Rochester police and Olmsted County sheriff's personnel respond to an average of 650 mental health crisis calls in recent years.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Last year, Rochester organized a well-attended event to help our community learn the concept of prototyping. Prototyping is a design approach that allows a community to test concepts on a temporary basis before investing in a permanent installation.