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Rochester High Schooler Arrested for Expensive Purse Snatch

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester police arrested a John Marshall student Thursday as the suspect in a recent expensive purse snatch.

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Olmsted County Sheriff Department
Olmsted County Sheriff Department
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Chase and Break In Results in Prison Sentence

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man who led police on a high-speed chase last spring has been sentenced to just over 4 years in prison.

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photo courtesy Rochester Catholic Schools
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New Lourdes High School Principal Named

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The Rochester Catholic Schools have announced the hiring of a new Lourdes High School Principal.

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Olmsted County’s Population Tops 150K

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Olmsted County’s population reached a milestone last year, but the rate of growth slowed.

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Guilty Plea for Fatal Drunk Driving Crash Near Dodge Center

Mantorville, MN (KROC AM News) - A Dodge Center woman has pleaded to a felony charge stemming from a fatal traffic crash that occurred last summer in Dodge County.

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Homeless Man Wanted for Recent Armed Robbery

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man who has been identified as the suspect in a recent armed robbery in the city.

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site of reported Rochester carjacking/Google Maps
site of reported Rochester carjacking/Google Maps
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Reported Carjacking in Rural Rochester

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man says he became a carjacking victim early Thursday morning in rural Olmsted County.  

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Minnesota National Guard Soldier Faces Federal Child Porn Charge

Minneapolis, MN (KROC AM News) -  A Minnesota National Guard soldier has been indicted on a federal child pornography charge.

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Rochester Man Survives Snow-Related Heart Attack

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A second Rochester man to suffer a heart attack while dealing with heavy snow Monday survived, thanks to a neighbor and a police officer.

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City Council Approves DMC Plan and Sales Tax Hike

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The Rochester City Council voted unanimously Monday evening to approve the 20-year Destination Medical Center Development Plan and an accompanying increase in the city’s sales tax.

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