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Water Skiing in Winter? Only in Minnesota

Minnesotans took full advantage of warm temperatures across the state this past weekend and got outside.

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Rochester HAZMAT Unit Responds to Suicide Attempt

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News)  - The Rochester Fire Department’s HAZMAT unit was called into action early Sunday morning after a woman attempted suicide by mixing household chemicals in a pail.

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Medical Emergency Diverts Delta Flight to Rochester

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) For a person experiencing a medical emergency during a commercial airline flight, it would at least be heartening to know your flight was being diverted to the home of the world famous Mayo Clinic.

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Chatfield Area Man Arrested Following Shooting

Chatfield, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Chatfield area man was arrested on a felony assault charge early Friday after Fillmore County deputies were called out to investigate reports of suspicious gunfire in a rural area.

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Local High Schoolers Take the Plunge and Raise $7,500 for Special Olympics Minnesota

The first ever "Cool School Plunge" took place Friday at Foster Arend Park, with 85 students earning some major bragging rights!

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Influenza Blamed for Death of Minnesota Child

It appears Minnesota might be experiencing the peak of the flu season.

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Masked Man Robs Rochester Area Convenience Store

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - A Rochester area convenience store was robbed at gunpoint Wednesday.

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Rochester Man Arrested After Holding Gun to Man’s Head

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man was arrested Wednesday after becoming involved in a dispute between a friend and another person.

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Chatfield Woman Sentenced For Making Up Rape Claim

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) A Chatfield woman has pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor charge for making up a story about being raped and assaulted that put a man in jail.

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Coyote Hunter Shoots Himself in the Foot

Preston, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Chatfield man was brought to St. Mary’s Hospital Monday evening to be treated for a gunshot wound.

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