Rochester, Minnesota

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Rochester is a city founded in 1854 in the U.S.wikipedia
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Minnesota

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Rochester is a city founded in 1854 in the U.S. State of Minnesota and is the county seat of Olmsted County located on the Zumbro River's south fork in Southeast Minnesota.
Urban centers in "Greater Minnesota" include Duluth, Mankato, Moorhead, Rochester and St. Cloud.

Olmsted County, Minnesota

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Rochester is a city founded in 1854 in the U.S. State of Minnesota and is the county seat of Olmsted County located on the Zumbro River's south fork in Southeast Minnesota.
Its county seat and largest city is Rochester.

Mayo Clinic

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It is the home of the Mayo Clinic and a major IBM facility, one of the company's largest at its peak. The Mayo Clinic offers graduate medical education and research programs through the Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences.
The Mayo Clinic is an American not-for-profit organization academic medical center based in Rochester, Minnesota, focused on integrated clinical practice, education, and research.

IBM Rochester

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It is the home of the Mayo Clinic and a major IBM facility, one of the company's largest at its peak.
IBM Rochester is the facility of IBM in Rochester, Minnesota.

Mayo Clinic Hospital (Rochester)

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Donations of US$60,000 (US$1,567,054 in 2016 accounting for inflation) were collected and the Sisters of St. Francis, assisted by Mayo, opened a new facility named St. Marys Hospital in 1889.
The Mayo Clinic Hospital — Rochester is a 1,413-bed hospital located in Rochester, Minnesota.

William Worrall Mayo

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In 1863, Dr. William W. Mayo arrived as the examining surgeon for Union draftees in the Civil War.
His sons, William James Mayo and Charles Horace Mayo, established a joint medical practice in Rochester in the U.S. state of Minnesota in the 1880s.

1883 Rochester tornado

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On August 21, 1883, the Great Tornado demolished much of Rochester, leaving 37 dead and approximately 200 injured.
The 1883 Rochester tornado was an F5 (estimated) tornado that hit Rochester, Minnesota on Tuesday, August 21, 1883.

Southeast Minnesota

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Rochester is a city founded in 1854 in the U.S. State of Minnesota and is the county seat of Olmsted County located on the Zumbro River's south fork in Southeast Minnesota.
Rochester is the largest city in the area; other major cities include Winona, Owatonna, Faribault, Northfield, Austin, and Red Wing.

Zumbro River

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Rochester is a city founded in 1854 in the U.S. State of Minnesota and is the county seat of Olmsted County located on the Zumbro River's south fork in Southeast Minnesota.
The South Fork Zumbro River, 57.6 mi long, rises about 2 mi east of Hayfield in southern Dodge County and flows generally eastwardly into Olmsted County, where it turns northward at Rochester and flows into southwestern Wabasha County.

Sisters of Saint Francis of Rochester, Minnesota

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Donations of US$60,000 (US$1,567,054 in 2016 accounting for inflation) were collected and the Sisters of St. Francis, assisted by Mayo, opened a new facility named St. Marys Hospital in 1889.
The motherhouse, which is in Rochester, Minnesota, is called Assisi Heights.

Kim Norton

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The current mayor is Kim Norton.
Kim Norton (born September 22, 1957) is a Minnesota politician and current mayor of Rochester.

Minnesota's 1st congressional district

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Rochester is located in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Jim Hagedorn, a member of the Republican Party.
The First District is primarily a rural district built on a strong history of agriculture, although this is changing rapidly due to strong population growth in Rochester and surrounding communities.

John Marshall High School (Minnesota)

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The city is divided into three public high school attendance zones: John Marshall, Mayo and Century.
John Marshall High School is located in Rochester, Minnesota and is part of Independent School District #535.

Mayo High School

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The city is divided into three public high school attendance zones: John Marshall, Mayo and Century.
Mayo High School (Mayo) is an American high school in Rochester, Minnesota.

Rochester Lourdes High School

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Private schools in the city include Lourdes, Schaeffer Academy, and Rochester Central Lutheran School amongst various smaller private religious schools.
Lourdes High School is a Catholic high school located in Rochester, Minnesota.

Century High School (Rochester, Minnesota)

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The city is divided into three public high school attendance zones: John Marshall, Mayo and Century.
Century High School is a public high school located in Rochester, Minnesota, United States.

Jim Hagedorn

Rochester is located in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Jim Hagedorn, a member of the Republican Party.
The district covers much of the southern third of the state and includes Rochester, Austin and Mankato.

Tina Liebling

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In the Minnesota House of Representatives, District 25A is represented by Duane Quam (R), District 25B is represented by Duane Sauke (DFL), District 26A is represented by Tina Liebling (DFL), and District 26B is represented by Nels Pierson (R).
A member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party (DFL), she represents District 26A, which consists entirely of the city of Rochester in Olmsted County, which is in the southeastern part of the state.

Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine

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The Mayo Clinic offers graduate medical education and research programs through the Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences.
The Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine (MCASOM), formerly known as Mayo Medical School (MMS), is a research-oriented medical school based in Rochester, Minnesota, with additional campuses in Arizona and Florida.

University of Minnesota Rochester

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The University of Minnesota offered degrees through UCR until 2007, when the University of Minnesota Rochester was established downtown finally establishing the presence of major university in the city somewhat in hand with the development comprehensive city planning and investment under the Destination Medical Center project.
The University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) is a public university in Rochester, Minnesota.

IBM System i

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It has produced the System i series, been home to the first Blue Gene prototype, and contributed the servers for Roadrunner.
The codename of the AS/400 project was "Silver Lake", named for the lake in downtown Rochester, Minnesota, where development of the system took place.

University Center Rochester

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Higher education in Rochester had been concentrated around the former University Center Rochester in the city's southeast outskirts, where Rochester Community and Technical College shares a campus with a branch of Winona State University.
University Center Rochester (UCR) was a higher education facility in Rochester, Minnesota.

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

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Branches of Augsburg University and College of St. Scholastica are also in Rochester, as are branches of Winona State University and St. Mary's University.
Graduate and professional programs are offered at facilities in Winona, the Twin Cities, Rochester, Apple Valley, Minnetonka, and Oakdale, Minnesota; and various course delivery sites around Minnesota and Wisconsin; Jamaica, and Nairobi, Kenya.

Silver Lake (Rochester, Minnesota)

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Artificial lakes exist in the area, including Silver Lake, a dammed portion of the South Fork Zumbro River just below the convergence with Silver Creek near the city center.
The lake lies on the South Fork of the Zumbro River, about one-half mile north of downtown Rochester.

Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

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The Mayo Clinic offers graduate medical education and research programs through the Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences.
Mayo Graduate School has locations in the three Mayo Clinic campuses: Rochester, MN, Jacksonville, FL, and Scottsdale, AZ.