1. A fun-packed week
Rochesterfest is back. Throughout the week, we'll keep you updated with the events designed to keep the whole family entertained. Saturday's Country Breakfast on the Farm and Juneteenth celebrations kicked off the week in style.
2 . Meet the new boss
Kent Pekel will be taking over the top spot in Rochester Public Schools. We'll introduce him on Tuesday.
3. What's it like to be king?
The Olde Pine Theatre in Pine Island is welcoming royalty on Saturday. The King of Rock-and-Roll, that is. Turn to 507 in Life on Tuesday for a Q&A with Elvis impersonator Art Kismet.
4. Go-pher it
The biggest event of the summer at Deer Creek Speedway is getting even bigger this year. The annual Gopher 50 Late Model race will grow to a two-day event. The Lucas Oil Late Model Series joins the party for this year’s Gopher, set for Friday and Saturday.
5. Firecrackers on the field
The annual Firecracker 92 American Legion baseball tournament will be held this weekend at fields around Rochester. We’ll preview the tournament and have coverage throughout the weekend.