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Rochester Sees Modest and Steady Population Growth

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A new report from the U.S. Census shows the population of the City of Rochester grew by almost 900 people last year.

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Keith West
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Guilty Pleas Entered for Shooting, Assault, Robbery

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - One of the men arrested following a shooting that occurred during a car chase in Rochester earlier this year has pleaded guilty to a second degree assault charge.

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Mayo Network Adds Indiana Hospital System

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Add Indiana to the list of states with at least one healthcare provider that is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network.

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Minnesota Experiences Surge in New Jobs

St. Paul, MN (KROC AM News) -  Minnesota’s economy gained 15,600 jobs in April, the state’s highest monthly gain since September 2013.

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New Owners for Popular Area Resort

Opening a new business can be a scary venture. Purchasing an established business can be even more daunting.

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Still Waiting For Statewide Police Body Cam Policy [VIDEO]

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Among the issues yet to be resolved by state lawmakers in the final days of the 2016 legislative session is a statewide policy covering the use of police body cameras.

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RCTC Gets Another Interim President

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Another interim president has been appointed for Rochester Community and Technical College.

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Southeast Rochester Garage Wiped Out by Fire

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester firefighters were called to a southeast residence Monday afternoon after a detached garage caught fire.

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Montez Ruth
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Rochester Man Sentenced for Role in Assault and Robbery

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester man has been sentenced to 10 years on probation for a conviction stemming from an assault and robbery in Chatfield last fall.

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Crash Victim Listed in Good Condition

Stewrtville, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Grand Meadow man is now listed in good condition at St. Mary’s Hospital after he suffered serious injuries in a single-vehicle crash Monday night near Stewartville.

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