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Rochester City Lines Cancels Regional Service for Friday

The Rochester City Lines bus company posted the announcement below this morning: 

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Flu Remains Widespread in Minnesota

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The flu season is still going strong in Minnesota.

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MnDOT Advises No Travel Tonight or Tomorrow in Southeast Minnesota

If you have travel plans, you are strongly encouraged to change them. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is advising no travel across Southeastern Minnesota tonight and tomorrow. 

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Guilty Pleas in Major Rochester Meth Bust

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A brother and sister who were charged as suspects in a large Rochester methamphetamine bust have pleaded guilty and are awaiting sentencing.

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Winter Storm Warning Issued for Rochester and Southeast Minnesota

The beautiful spring-like weather we have been experiencing the past week will soon be a thing of the past. Cooler air returns to the area today and winter weather returns tonight.

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Austin Man’s Killer Sentenced to Prison

Austin, MN (KROC-AM News) - An Austin man was sentenced today for murdering another Austin man almost a year and a half ago.

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Is Minnesota About to Legalize Fireworks?

If you grew up in Minnesota, there's a good chance that you have taken a road trip to Wisconsin to buy real fireworks, but those car rides might soon become a thing of the past. 

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Winter Storm Watch Issued for Rochester and Southeast Minnesota

Mother Nature is about to deliver a dose of reality and remind us that it's still winter.

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Small Refrigerator May Have Sparked Bus Garage Explosion

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester Fire Department says investigators believe the explosion and fire that injured a worker and heavily damaged a bus maintenance garage last Friday was likely ignited by a spark produced by a small refrigerator.

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Uber Granted Rochester License

Rochester, MN   (KROC AM News) - Start checking your Uber app, as drivers are expected to be operating in the Rochester area soon, if not already.

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