Erich Fisher

Digital Content Producer

Erich is a digital content producer at the Rochester Post Bulletin where he creates content for the Post Bulletin's digital platforms. Before he moved to Rochester, Erich worked as a sports reporter for Rivals.com covering the University of Illinois' athletic programs in Champaign, Illinois. Erich graduated from the University of Illinois in 2020 with a degree in journalism and a minor in public relations.

Readers can reach Erich at 507-285-7681 or efisher@postbulletin.com.

On Sept. 7, 1876, the notorious James-Younger gang, led the famous outlaw Jesse James, attempted to rob the First National Bank of Northfield. Northfield citizens, made aware of the robbery attempt, confronted the robbers. The ensuing shootout led to three gang members being killed, three captured and the end of the nation's most dangerous gang of outlaws.
A woman dropped off a "suspicious device" at the Government Center at roughly 8 p.m. where she was then directed by authorities to leave it in the parking lot. Authorities then secured the Government Center until a bomb-sniffing dog came to the scene.
Two power outages in Rochester have left over 3,000 Rochester Public Utilities customers without power.
The two vehicles collided while traveling in opposite directions on Highway 42 at milepost 8 near Elgin Township.
With the Fourth of July nearly upon us, here are the area firework shows in our region.
Just before 1 p.m. Thursday, Rochester police and fire were called to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of East Circle Drive and Northern Valley Drive Northeast.
Construction on the project is currently slated for 2024 and 2025.
A 2016 Nissan Altima collided with a 2014 Ford Fusion near the Highway 60 exit ramp on Highway 52.
The 33-minute film “Ralph Samuelson: The Father of Waterskiing” premiered Tuesday in the Lincoln High School Auditorium.
Roo Yori, a Rochester resident and a veteran competitor on American Ninja Warrior, has advanced to the semifinals, which he believes will air in four weeks.