Afraid of Snakes? Look out for These Poisonous Species in Southeast Minnesota!
Springtime in Minnesota. After another long, seemingly-endless winter it’s time to get outside again and enjoy the beauty this area offers during warmer weather. But, if you’re going to hike around southeast Minnesota, there are a couple of snakes to be aware of...
Is the Downtown China Star Closed for Good?
A co-worker alerted all of us at the radio station of a development at what is, hands-down, our favorite Chinese restaurant downtown. As he walked up to the door of the restaurant to order some Friday lunchtime General Tso's Chicken, he found this sign on the door, instead...
Remember When This Beastie Boys Song Paid Tribute to a Minnesota Twins Legend?
You listen to Z-Rock: The Rock of Rochester regularly. And because you listen, you know that we crank up the Beastie Boys on a pretty steady basis. 'Sabotage,' 'No Sleep 'Til Brooklyn' and '(You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (to Party)' are a few tracks you'll hear us play from this legendary group...
Help Choose Rochester’s New Soccer Team’s Nickname
A few months ago, Med City FC announced its arrival in Rochester. The new soccer franchise is an expansion team for the National Premier Soccer League. The team has been busy building its roster, as well as its fan base. Now, Med City FC needs your help to choose the team's nickname.
Guess Where Rochester Ranks Among Best US Cities for Nurses
For those of us who live in Rochester, this will come as no surprise!
Introducing 107-Minute Z-Rock Blocks
You know nobody in Southeast Minnesota rocks harder than we do. Now, nobody rocks longer, either. As of Monday, March 20th, Z-Rock is now playing 107-minute Z-Rock Blocks three times per day! What's that mean? It means more of the rock you love, non-stop and commercial free...
RadioShack to Close More Minnesota Stores
It was a little more than two years ago that RadioShack announced that it was filing for bankruptcy and closing nearly 1,800 stores. That included more than 20 stores in Minnesota, with a majority of those closings taking place in the Twin Cities. Now, the retailer of all kinds of cool and interesting technical and technological gadgets and devices is at it again.
Another Sports-Related Retailer Closing Some Minnesota Stores
The sporting goods scene has seen some big changes lately, especially here in Rochester. Now, another related retailer is closing down three stores in Minnesota. Could Rochester's location be far behind?
The Luck of the Irish Is Bouncing Your Way!
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we're offering our "luckiest" promotion ever! Register between Wednesday, March 15 and Friday, March 17, using the promo code LUCKY, and take advantage of $17 off the checkout price. Grab your friends and get lucky this week with the Insane Inflatable 5K...
Here’s a Sneak Peak at the Rochester Home, Vacation and RV Show
This year's Rochester Home, Vacation and RV Show is happening and we've got some photos to show you what's going to be happening over the weekend. Check out these great shot from before the show opened. The show runs throughout the weekend...