Elizabeth Baier Feature Archive

There's a big question looming over the ambitious plan to transform the city into a $6 billion global health care hub. (01/14/2015)
Prosecutors have instead filed a civil complaint against Ammon and Sarah Swartzentruber for allegedly building a home without a permit. (01/07/2015)
The National Eagle Center in Wabasha has outgrown its current space and will lease additional space in a nearby downtown building. (01/03/2015)
Attorneys for a Minnesota state trooper say he was acting responsibly when his car collided with one driven by a Cannon Falls couple. (12/31/2014)
Longtime residents wonder whether their city will still feel like home. (12/29/2014)
Claremont is offering land for free to people who will build homes on it. So far, there have been no takers. (12/23/2014)
Mayo had sued Dr. Franklin Cockerill, alleging he misappropriated trade secrets when he took a leadership position with a Mayo competitor. (12/18/2014)
The Destination Medical Center design includes a riverside market and amphitheater, a transit hub and a busy commercial and retail center. (12/17/2014)
Investigators believe the jewelry robbers followed their victims for several hundred miles from a trade show in Chicago before they struck at a rest stop. (12/08/2014)
The Moscow Ballet's production allows a couple dozen young local dancers to perform with the professional touring company, giving them a chance of a lifetime. (12/05/2014)
Mayo Clinic will not pursue claims against Quest Diagnostics but will continue with remaining claims against a former top executive of both organizations. (12/04/2014)
Twenty schools in Olmsted County are reporting higher than usual rates of absenteeism due to an influenza-like illness. (12/04/2014)
Police say Bradley James Higgins killed his 9-year-old daughter Mackenzie Higgins during a weekend visit before turning the gun on himself. (11/25/2014)
The miscue occurred because the dispatcher did not understand the Somali caller, who had limited English skills. The dispatcher thought that the woman, who had flu-like symptoms, had recently been to Mali. (11/24/2014)
Officials expect to release the names of the father and daughter on Tuesday, following an autopsy. (11/24/2014)