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Hayfield Man Facing Multiple Charges

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  -  A Hayfield man is facing numerous charges after police say he crashed a car in a suburban Rochester neighborhood, tried stealing two other vehicles and attempted to break into a home before he was caught - and most of this happened before sunrise Monday.

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Mayo 2nd in 2015 Hospital Ranking

Washington, DC (KROC AM News)  -  Mayo Clinic has slipped back to second place in an annual ranking of hospitals by US News and World Report.

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Chad Tudahl
Olmsted County Adult Detention Center
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Kasson Man Gets Probation for Craigslist Ad Seeking Young Girl

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - A Kasson man has been sentenced to 3 years on probation for posting an ad on Craigslist seeking a young girl for a sexual encounter.

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Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Expelled Honors Student

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of a young woman who was expelled from her southern Minnesota high school last year after a pocket knife was found in her purse.

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Teen Boating Accident Victim Improving

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - A Mankato teenager who was seriously injured in a boating accident Friday continues to recover at St. Mary’s.

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Eric Dean Anderson/photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's Office
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Rochester Area Man Arrested for Puppy Killing Incident

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - A Rochester area man was arrested over the weekend after authorities say his dog killed a puppy and he later threatened its owners after they contacted the Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office.

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Suspicious Fire in Haverhill Township

Haverhill Township (KROC AM News) -- The Olmsted County Sheriff’s department received a call regarding a suspicious fire Sunday morning.

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Submerged Pickup Found in Rochester Pond – Driver OK

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - A 21-year-old Preston abandoned his pickup truck after he lost control and crashed into a retention pond near Apache Mall in Rochester early Saturday.

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A Beating And A Burglary In Rochester Saturday Morning

Rochester, MN (Rich Peterson/KROC AM News) -- A Rochester man was beaten early Saturday morning in downtown Rochester.  A witness and video surveillance showed three men punching and kicking the victim outside Dooley’s at the corner of 1st Ave and 3rd street at around 2:45 Saturday morning.

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Carrie Olson
Dakota County Sheriff's Department
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Guilty Verdict in Case of Woman Found Murdered Near Hastings

Rock Island, IL (KROC-AM News) - A judge in Rock Island Illinois has returned a guilty verdict against the man charged with killing a woman whose body was found in Dakota County last year.

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