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Mayo Ready for Human Testing of Bioartificial Liver

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - Mayo Clinic researchers are preparing for human testing of a Bioartificial liver that could offer hope to some of the thousands of people who die each year from liver disease.

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9/11 Exhibit On Display In Waseca

The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation created an exhibit to honor those whose lives were sacrificed on September 11, 2001.  According to their website, "The 9/11 NEVER FORGET Mobile Exhibit is a tool to educate America’s youth about the historic events of that day."

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Are Rochester Officials Intentionally Creating Traffic Congestion?

The Rochester Post-Bulletin just published this story about a local lawmaker who is accusing Rochester officials of deliberately making traffic congestion to promote their campaign for fewer cars and increased use of buses and bicycles.

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Feds Search Rochester Grocery Business

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - Rochester Police assisted federal investigators Wednesday as they executed a search warrant at a Rochester business.

Agents from the FBI and U.S. Agriculture Department were seen removing boxes of material from the Towfig Grocery Store in the 500 block of 12th street southeast

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Drug Investigation Results in Six Arrests

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Department says six people were arrested, and a seventh is still being sought on charges stemming from a two-month drug investigation.

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Man Riding Bike Threatened by Man With Knife

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - Rochester police arrested a 64-year-old man Tuesday evening after he allegedly threatened another man with a knife.

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School Board Approves $9.6M Operating Levy Question [VIDEO]

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - The Rochester School Board wasn’t expected to make a final decision on the size of this fall’s operating levy until next month, but Tuesday night the board voted unanimously to put a $9.6 million dollar question on the November special election ballot.

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Two Major Highway Projects are Getting Underway

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News)  - The Olmsted County Public Works Department is scheduled to start work on two major road projects Wednesday.

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Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw, Frozen Tuna

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Department of Health says two Minnesotans recently became ill from salmonella infections after eating frozen raw tuna.

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Shifting Load Caused Crash That Killed Former Pine Island Man [Video]

Washington D.C. (KROC-AM News) - The National Transportation Safety Board has completed its investigation into the April 2013 crash of a Boeing 747 cargo plane that was piloted by a former Pine Island man.

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