Contact Us
Local News

Local News

photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
[

Charges Filed Against Suspected Rochester Serial Burglar

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The convicted serial burglar who was arrested this week as the suspect in a large number of burglaries in Rochester was arraigned Friday on three local cases.

Read More

Category: Local News Tags: ,
Photo by Sue Moore/Townsquare Media
Photo by Sue Moore/Townsquare Media
[

Rochester Man Killed in MN Wreck

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Memorial Day weekend got off to a deadly start Friday evening in Rochester.

Read More

Category: Local News Tags: , ,
photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
[

Rochester Man Charged With Molesting Young Boy

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester man has been accused of molesting a 7 year old boy and taking nude photographs of him.

Read More

Category: Local News Tags: ,
Christine Farnberg - photo from Holy Spirit School
Christine Farnberg - photo from Holy Spirit School
[

Rochester Girl Heading to National Spelling Bee

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester 8th grader will be given a “ good luck “ send off Friday as she heads out to next week’s National Spelling Bee.

Read More

Category: Local News Tags: , ,
photo supplied by Minneapolis Police Dept
photo supplied by Minneapolis Police Dept
[

Teen Charged in Rochester Stabbing Now Facing Murder Charge

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News) - A teenager who was charged last year as a suspect in a triple stabbing in  Rochester is now facing a murder charge in Minneapolis.

Read More

Chad Tudahl
Olmsted County Adult Detention Center
[

Kasson Man Pleads Guilty to Child Solicitation Charge

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Kasson man has pleaded guilty to a felony charge connected to his arrest in December after he arrived at a Rochester Park to meet a teenage girl.

Read More

Category: Local News
EVAN ERICKSON
Olmsted County Adult Detention Center
[

Jail and Probation for Child Porn Conviction

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A sentencing hearing was held Thursday afternoon for one of the seven Rochester men charged in connection with a recent child pornography investigation.

Read More

Category: Local News
job application
photo credit: VIPDesignUSA
[

Minnesota’s Jobless Rate Has Been Steady Since Last Summer

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - Minnesota’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate slid a tenth of a point last month as the state’s economy experienced a net gain of about 7400 jobs.

Read More

Category: Local News Tags:
photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
[

Rochester Police Capture Suspected Serial Burglar

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A convicted serial burglar from the Twin Cities area was arrested Wednesday night - on suspicion of being a serial burglar in the Rochester area.  

Read More

Category: Local News Tags: , ,
gave
Getty Images
[

(CORRECTION) – Plea Agreement in Financial Exploitation Case

A Webster, Wisconsin woman is scheduled to be sentenced in early August in another case involving the theft of money from an elderly resident of Olmsted County.

Read More

Category: Local News

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kroc.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Friends with Benefits quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Friends with Benefits contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.