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Arrest Made After A Rochester Police Officer Witnesses Drug Transactions

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A man described by police as a prolific offender is in jail after a Rochester Police Officer witnessed him engaging in a couple alleged drug deals in southeast Rochester.

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Unless You Enjoy Rashes and Blisters, Minnesotans Should Avoid This Plant!

It's commonly found along roadsides, trails and pastures throughout the state, and it’s especially a problem for us here in southeastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa.

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Thomas Roetzler- Olmsted County Sheriff's office photo
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Rochester Man Arrested for Apparent Kidnapping Attempt

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A man who Rochester police suspect has been “having issues” was arrested Tuesday after reportedly trying to force a woman into his vehicle.

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A Day I’ll Never Forget at Target Field

The baseball gods certainly gave all of us a break from the crummy weather we've been experiencing lately and handed us a beautiful day for baseball.

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The Best Small Town in Minnesota

I'm a small town kid and I'm so thankful that I am. Sure, big cities get concerts and have professional sports teams and that's fun, but I really love the charm of a small town. There are several great small towns to visit in our area including Lanesboro, Red Wing and Lake City.  Do you have a favorite?

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Gunfire Erupts on Twin Cities Freeway

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota State Patrol is searching for a gunman who fired as many as seven bullets at another man while they were driving on a Twin Cities freeway

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Fatal Medical Problem Causes Traffic Mess in Rochester

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) -  Highway 52 traffic in the Apache Mall area of Rochester was affected Monday afternoon as police responded to a traffic incident.

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Jerry Milliken- Olmsted County Sheriff's office photo
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Rochester Man Accused of Nearly Running Over Another Man

Stewartville, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man was arrested Friday in Stewartville after reportedly trying to hit a person with his car.

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Get A 156-Foot High View Of The State Fair In 2017

The Minnesota State Fair announced today that one of the tallest Ferris Wheels in North America will be at the State Fair this year. If you want to check out a 156-foot-high view of the fair, this ride is for you and it will only cost you $5 for the ride...

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Rochester Police Looking for Another Hit and Run Driver

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) -A traffic wreck early Friday in south Rochester involved a fire hydrant that was sheared off.

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