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Minnesota Bar Feels Confident at Run at World Record for Bloody Mary’s

In what was originally believed to be a record-setting day in St. Paul, only turned out to be a dry run of sorts as one bar tried to create the largest Bloody Mary bar in the world. 

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Southern Minnesota Boasts 2 Teacher of the Year Finalists

Congratulations Southern Minnesota. Your students are well-educated!

Education Minnesota has released the names of the 11 finalists for 2017 Minnesota teacher of the year, and two of them are from Southern Minnesota: Sarah Swan McDonald, a Northfield High School social studies teacher and Scott Noet, and Owatonna Junior High social studies teacher...

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Stewartville Woman Blows .22 After Rochester Traffic Crash

Rochester,MN (KROC AM News) - A Stewartville woman was arrested on suspicion of DUI in front of her two children Friday.

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Large hail from northwest Rochester, MN. (Photo used with permission by Taylor Bauman)
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Hail Hits Rochester Area Cities

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Storm cells that rumbled through southeast Minnesota Sunday night produced 1 - 2 inch hail in some areas.

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Rochester Man Arrested for DUI After High Speed Chase

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man was arrested over the weekend after leading an officer on a high-speed chase that ended in a northwest neighborhood.

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Downtown Rochester Bar Closed?

Over the last couple days we've receiving numerous calls from concerned listeners wondering about the future of one of their favorite downtown bars. 

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Two Area Crashes, Three Injured Saturday

There were a couple of vehicle wrecks handled by the Minnesota State Patrol Saturday afternoon in southeastern Minnesota.

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Rochester Apartment Fire Saturday

The Rochester Fire Department was called to a kitchen fire at a Rochester apartment complex located at 2015 41st Street Northwest Saturday afternoon around 4:20...

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Minnesota Health Officials Note Drop in Flu Activity

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - State health officials have finally downgraded the state’s overall rating for flu activity.

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Crash In Winona County Creates I-90 Detour

Dakota, MN (KROC-AM News) - A traffic crash Friday afternoon shut down a portion of westbound I-90 in Winona County for more than an hour.

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