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Serious Charges Dropped in Rochester Murder Case

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  An Olmsted County judge has dismissed two serious criminal charges that were included in the filing of an unusual murder case earlier this year.

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Olmsted County Man Killed in Tree Trimming Accident

Byron, MN (KROC AM News) -  A rural Olmsted County man was killed over the weekend while cutting trees at his residence.

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Are You Ready For the First Snowfall of the Year

You didn't expect 60-degree temps to last, did you? November has been beautiful but Mother Nature is about to give us a dose of reality.

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Rochester Teenager Badly Hurt at Busy Northwest Intersection

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Reports indicate a teenage girl was severely injured when she was struck by a vehicle at a busy intersection in northwest Rochester Saturday evening.

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Winona Shooting Victim Suffered Critical Injuries

Winona, MN (KROC-AM News) - Winona Police say a 20-year-old man was transported to a La Crosse Hospital in critical condition and another 20-year-old man was transported to the Winona County jail following a shooting Friday night near downtown Winona.

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Possible Drunk Driving Fatal Crash Near Pipestone

Pipestone, MN (KROC-AM News) - The State Patrol is investigating whether alcohol contributed to a deadly traffic crash in southwestern Minnesota early Saturday morning.

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Explosions and Fire Used For Ellendale Derailment Cleanup

Ellendale, MN (KROC-AM News) - A spectacular fire was ignited near a south-central Minnesota town early Saturday to clear away the remaining liquid propane in a tanker car damaged in a train derailment early Friday morning.

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Rochester Man Gets Prison Time for Drug and Child Neglect Convictions

Eagan, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester man has been sentenced to 17 months in prison for his conviction on a felony drug charge and gross misdemeanor child neglect.

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Rochester Motorcyclist Seriously Injured

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - A motorcyclist was seriously injured in northwest Rochester Thursday when he collided with a car.

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Train Derailment Leads to Evacuation of Ellendale

Ellendale, MN  (KROC AM News) - Residents in Ellendale were told to evacuate Friday morning after a train derailment about half a mile south of the small Steele County town.

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