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Rochester School Athletic/Activity Fees Are Going Up

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Parents with students participating in sports or other Rochester school district extracurricular activities will be shelling out more this fall.

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The Olmsted County Detention Center Has Some Issues

The County Adult Detention Center was among the topics talked about during the Sheriff's visit on Wednesday on KROC AM. He mentioned that retiring Olmsted County Administrator Richard Devlin would like to lay down a path to successfully deal with the prisoner population before he leaves his post next fall...

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‘Not-So-Minnesota-Nice’ Tweets About Minnesota

Roaming through my Twitter feed, I began to notice a lot of people hating on our great state. Sure, it's not always perfect, but it's better than, say, a state like Montana!

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This Rochester Event Could Save Your Life

Can I get diabetes if I gain too much weight? Can I get the Zika Virus if I travel? How did my friend die from a disease I know nothing about? You don't have to set up an appointment or spend big money to figure out how to protect yourself. Ask the experts at this event. 

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Pinterest in Real Life – Tie Dye Easter Eggs

Easter is this weekend, so the fam and I started to make our eggs. I like to try something different every year. This year I tackled tie dye eggs. It's much easier than you'd expect, AND you probably already have everything you need to make them at home. 

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Your 2017 Rochester Easter Egg Hunt Guide

Grab the family and head out this weekend, there are so many Easter Egg Hunts happening right here in Rochester. Here's a list of where you can find them...

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Making Roads Safer “Because Mom Said So…”

Laws against texting and driving don't seem to be enough to keep people off their phones while behind the wheel, so the Oregon Department of Transportation is finding new ways to promote safety on the road. 

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Cyberbullying Has Consequences

In a world where access to anything and everything is prevalent, it's no surprise that bullying is no longer just found on the playground. It can now be found all over the worldwide web...

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The Most Unique House in Southeast Minnesota for Less Than $200,000

I have a soft spot for unique houses. I've never been the girl who likes cookie-cutter homes. I want spunk, class and character, and this house has all that and then some. Check it out... 

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Rochester Landmark Named One of the Coolest in the World!

I know many people make fun of this landmark, but according to this it's among one of the coolest in the world! 

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