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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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Heroin Epidemic
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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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Kalin Jones -photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
Kalin Jones -photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
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Austin Man Pleads Guilty in Rochester Assault, Robbery Case

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - An Austin man pleaded guilty Thursday for his role in what police say was a drug-related assault and robbery last summer in Rochester.

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Statewide Alert for Missing College Student

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has issued a statewide alert for a missing University of Minnesota student.

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Dion Abrams -  Olmsted County Sheriff's office photo
Dion Abrams - Olmsted County Sheriff's office photo
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Minneapolis Man Gets 16 Years for Rochester Pot Robbery

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Minneapolis man who was involved in a violent robbery in Rochester last year was sentenced to 16 years in prison Thursday.

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David Miller Wood-photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
David Miller Wood-photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
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Stewartville Man Accused of Sexually Abusing Boy

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Stewartville man has been charged with sexually abusing a young boy over a period of several years.  

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Tink Larson Grandstand Demolition Complete; Investigation Continues

The 77-year-old grandstand is gone. Demolition work on the structure at Tink Larson Baseball Field in Waseca was recently completed. The arson investigation continues.

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