Here's the media advisory that Gov. Mark Dayton's office sent out Sunday afternoon. The phrase "possible purchase" is the one to parse:
Lt. Governor Smith’s Public Schedule for March 16, 2015
ST. PAUL, MN – On Monday, March 16, 2015, Lt. Governor Tina Smith will meet with legislators, commissioners, and staff throughout the day. These meetings are closed to the press.
At 12:00pm, Lt. Governor Smith, in her capacity as Destination Medical Center Corporation board chair, will join the City of Rochester and Mayo Clinic for a news conference regarding the proposed purchase of the historic Chateau Theatre (Peace Plaza, Rochester, MN 55902 near the intersection of 2nd Street SW and 2nd Avenue SW). This event is open to the press.
The event is also open to the public, needless to say. See you there.