Elizabeth Baier Feature Archive

The company, based in Houston, Minn., is moving into the first phase of an environmental impact statement for a silica sand mining operation in the region. (02/04/2015)
The Gaylord Police Department and the Sibley County Sheriff's Office have settled a lawsuit filed by attorneys for a woman who believes she was racially profiled in 2012. (01/30/2015)
Several dozen Rochester jobs were lost in the company's latest round of cuts, an IBM workers group estimates. (01/29/2015)
The Destination Medical Center project, which focuses on the Mayo Clinic's projected growth, is one step closer to final adoption. (01/29/2015)
A Mayo Clinic experiment in deep brain stimulation is helping doctors learn more about how the brain reacts to epilepsy. (01/27/2015)
State officials Tuesday unveiled a map with eight corridor options for proposed passenger rail service from Rochester to the Twin Cities. It's a baby step on a long road. (01/20/2015)
Rochester middle school students will be allowed to take iPads home beginning later this month. (01/19/2015)
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)