The Average Minnesota Wedding Costs How Much?
After seeing how much the average wedding in the 'Land of 10,000 Lakes' costs, it seems like it might just be better to elope. Or buy a new car together!
Area Coffee Shop Celebrates Opening of Third Location
It seems as though coffee is king these days in Rochester. Just a few days ago, a brand new Caribou Coffee/Einstein Bros. Bagel shop opened on North Broadway near the Rochester Recreation Center. Now, another coffee shop in town is officially celebrating the grand opening of its third location...
People Just Can’t Stop Moving to Minnesota
Those of us who live here know that there are a lot of good reasons to call Minnesota home. Sure, it's not perfect. Mosquitoes and never-ending winters are a few aspects of our fair state that some people don't like. But, it turns out more people are wanting to move here than move away - b…
Former Minnesota Chill Assistant Named Stanford’s Head Volleyball Coach
On Monday (January 30), Kevin Hambly, who served as the Rochester-based Minnesota Chill's assistant coach, was named Stanford University's Director of Volleyball. It may be hard to believe but February marks the 15th year anniversary of the Minnesota Chill's lone season of existence. It was a season…
Haiku Poems Inspired by Our Rochester Snowstorm
Sitting by the window, staring out into the snow. It just keeps falling. But, in reality, it's kind of beautiful, isn't it? And inspiring. In fact, it inspired several of our on-air personalities to write Haiku poems about it. (Okay, I challenged them to write them...
Minnesota Named Among Safest States for Online Dating
Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and plenty of single people in the 'Land of 10,000 Lakes' will be looking for that special someone to spend the evening with. Many will look online to find their Valentine's date and, according to one website, Minnesota is among the safe…
Is a Cigarette-Smoking Tooth on This Bag from a Rochester Dentist’s Office?
I made a trip to the dentist the other day. Good news. No cavities. While I was there, they gave me my usual 'goodie bag' of dental supplies. But it was what was on the bag that really caught my attention!
Help Us Choose Rochester’s Cutest Couples
106.9 KROC wants to launch one couple into 'happily ever after' and you can help.
The Crappiest Car in Rochester… Literally!
Yes, it's been a rough couple weeks in terms of the weather. Cold, snow, and this week the joy of several inches of ice on the roads are among the many joys we Minnesotans have endured. This poor vehicle has endured all that... and more!
A Car Full of Lutefisk? Only in Minnesota!
Who would have thought that a couple photos relating to Lutefisk would be my favorite Facebook post of the year? At least so far...