Five Local Things to Know Today
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ROCHESTER BUS DRIVERS
After more than a year of negotiations and failed agreements between Rochester bus drivers and their employer First Transit, the drivers on Sunday voted to ratify a three-year labor contract.
MAYO CLINIC CEO
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced Monday that Mayo Clinic President and CEO Dr. John Noseworthy would be her guest at President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday night. Her decision to invite Noseworthy comes as she released a report showing that the U.S. will need 1 million more workers in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (or STEM) within the next decade.
FMC WARDEN CONVICTED
The warden at the Federal Medical Center, Rochester has been convicted of driving drunk.
A mental health practitioner has been charged with a felony after authorities say he had sexual contact with a client.
Two lawmakers with a key role in tax policy will be in Rochester next month as part of a legislative preview session sponsored by the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce.