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Speed Limit Raised on Area Highway

Undated (KROC AM News) - Motorists who use Minnesota Highway 60 when driving between Zumbro Falls and Kenyon can now LEGALLY drive at 60 mph.

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Standoff near Rochester’s Jefferson School Ends Peacefully

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - An overnight police standoff in Rochester’s Jefferson School neighborhood came to an end Wednesday morning.

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Rochester City Council Approves Miracle Mile Agreement

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The Rochester City Council has signed off on a development agreement for the planned Miracle Mile project.

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‘He’s Stomping on His Head’

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man ended up at St. Mary's Hospital Monday night after a brutal assault.

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Final Defendant in Rochester Shooting Case Pleads Guilty

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A plea agreement was reached today with the man accused of shooting another man during a home invasion almost two years ago.

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Minnesota Troopers Find Big Haul of Black Market Smokes

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - State officials say a seat belt law violation led to the largest known seizure of un-taxed tobacco products in Minnesota history.

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National Weather Service Confirms Third Minnesota Tornado

Minneapolis (KROC AM News) - There were THREE tornadoes that touched down in Minnesota earlier this month.

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Spring Outlook for Rochester and Southeast Minnesota

Rochester is one of the top ten coldest cities in the contiguous United States, the second windiest city in the entire country, and we just experienced the wettest winter on record, so you better believe we're all ready for Spring and Summer. The big question is will Mother Nature cooperate and provide nice weather? 

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Work Could Begin in May on Rochester Miracle Mile Project

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The developer of the proposed project at Rochester’s Miracle Mile shopping center should find out Monday if the city will help pay for it.

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Mayo Responds to Criticism Over ‘Prioritize’ Remark

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) -  The Mayo Clinic continues to respond to criticism stemming from a recent internal address to Mayo employees by the CEO of the world famous medical institution.

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