Online scheduling available to immigrants

An informational meeting about a new Web-based system to schedule appointments with immigration information officers will be at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Salvation Army in Rochester.

An official from the St. Paul district office of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will attend the meeting to explain the new system, InfoPass.

Beginning Aug. 30, residents in Minnesota, western Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota will be able to go online at to make an appointment to see an immigration information officer at the St. Paul district office.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is identifying organizations or places that can provide Internet access to immigrants who do not have a home computer.

For more information about the meeting, call Will Risso at 288-3663 or by e-mail at

What To Read Next
Caitlin and Jason Keck’s two-year term on the American Farm Bureau Federation committee begins next month.
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission met on Jan. 5, 2023, to consider the application for Summit Carbon Solutions.
Qualified Minnesota farmers will receive dollar-for-dollar matching money to purchase farmland.
Wanda Patsche, new Farm Camp director, has farmed with her husband near I-90 in southern Minnesota since the 1970s and shares her passion for farming on her blog.