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Motorcyclist Killed In Wabasha Wreck

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - An Illinois man was killed Sunday after crashing his motorcycle into a pickup truck north of Wabasha.

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Housing Starts in Rochester Down Slightly From Last Year

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Construction workers stayed busy in Rochester in May as the city approved more than 200 new building permits.

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U of M Athletics Receives Big Donation by Rochester Business Leader

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The University of Minnesota’s Nothing Short of Greatness fundraising campaign for new and updated athletic facilities has received a big boost from a well known Rochester businessman.

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Extra Efforts of Mayo Clinic Team Allow Heart Failure Patient to Attend Daughter’s Wedding

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Mayo Clinic team recently performed an innovative procedure that allowed a California man with a failing heart to travel home and participate in his daughter's wedding.

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Minnesota Free of Drought Conditions

Undated (KROC-AM News) - The recent rainy weather has erased the drought conditions that were common across Minnesota just a few weeks ago.

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Flash Flood Watch for Rochester Canceled

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The National Weather Service has canceled a flash flood watch that was issued for the Rochester area.

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Big Drop in Ticket Total From Seat Belt Crackdown

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Department of Public Safety is reporting a dramatic drop in the number of citations issued for seat belt violations during a recent statewide crackdown when compared to a similar enforcement campaign last year.

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Nicotine Poisonings Among Minnesota Children Rising Fast

The Minnesota Department of Health says the rising popularity of e-cigarettes has resulted in a sizable increase in the number of cases of nicotine poisoning involving young children.

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Long Prison Term for Rochester Man’s Sex Case

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester man has been sentenced in Olmsted County Court for a criminal sexual conduct case involving a young girl.

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Rochester Teen Admits Role in Expensive Purse Snatch

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - One of the three young Rochester people charged in an expensive purse snatch at Apache Mall earlier this year has pleaded guilty to a simple robbery charge and will be sentenced in August.  

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