The current river crossing got a lot of attention after faulty gusset plates were found in the wake of the Interstate 35W bridge collapse. MnDOT is making plans to renovate the historic structure, but Mayor Jerry Miller says the that's not good enough. The Rochester Post-Bulletin reports Miller wants a new two-lane bridge built next to the existing bridge.
Charges: Student punched college instructor unconscious
The female instructor suffered two broken bones in her face.