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Minnesota Woman Admits to $2 Million Insurance Scam

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News) -  A Minnesota woman went before a federal judge in Minneapolis on Monday and pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges.

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Kyle Allers
Winona County Sheriffs Dept.
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Lewiston Man Charged With Murder

Winona, MN (KROC-AM News) - Bail was set at $1 million on Monday when 23-year-old Kyle Allers was formally arraigned on a second-degree murder charge in Winona County Court.

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Governor Offers to Drop Gas Tax Hike for Higher License Tab Fees

St. Paul, MN (Learfield Wire Services) - Governor Mark Dayton today told House Republicans he’s willing to drop his push for a gas tax increase

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Kiri Tuon - photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
Kiri Tuon - photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
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Rochester Police Arrest Rock Thrower

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man was arrested early Monday in the downtown after throwing rocks at an officer.  

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Davonta Bobo -photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
Davonta Bobo -photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
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Rochester Police Arrest Suspected Twin Cities Pimp

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Twin Cities man was arrested in Rochester over the weekend in a prostitution-related police sting.

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Massive Military Transport Underway in Minnesota

Camp Ripley, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota National Guard will be transporting over 1300 pieces of military equipment from Camp Ripley to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin in California beginning Saturday.

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Hy-Vee Recalls Frozen Fried Rice Products

Des Moines, IA (KROC-AM News) - Hy-Vee has announced the voluntary recall of two frozen food products because of a possible listeria contamination.

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Overdose Deaths in Minnesota Rose 11% Last Year

St Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Department of Health says new data shows drug overdose deaths in the state increased 11-percent last year.

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Wayne William Moore--photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
Wayne William Moore--photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
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Unlucky Friday 13th for Rochester Drug Dealer

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - A suspected DUI traffic stop in Rochester early Friday led to the arrest of a convicted drug dealer who was being sought on a warrant.  

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Brede Vetoes Rochester Food Truck Permit Fee Plan

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The Rochester City Council will have to revisit the food truck issue it’s been dealing with the last few months.

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