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Passing Vehicle Struck By Gunfire on North Broadway

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Rochester police say a woman was driving a car on North Broadway Sunday night when a bullet struck and shattered a passenger side window of the vehicle.

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Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Prior Lake

Prior Lake, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota State Patrol says darkness and rainy conditions may have contributed to the death of a 27-year-old Prior Lake man Saturday night.

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Woodbury Woman Accused of Human Trafficking

Stillwater, MN (KROC-AM News) - Prosecutors in Washington County have charged a Woodbury woman with five felony counts related to human labor trafficking.

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Explosion Injures Bloomington Man

Bloomington, MN (Learfield Wire Service) -  Police in Bloomington are investigating an explosion Thursday night that left a man with serious burns and other injuries.

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3 Years in Prison for Home Invasion

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man has been sentenced to three years in prison for participating in a violent home invasion in February.

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Tina Gordon
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Woman Accused of Threatening Former Roommate With a Pipe

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester police were called to a business at the Crossroads Shopping Center late Thursday afternoon after a woman carrying a large pipe came into the store and threatened an employee.

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Special Session Being Planned For Late August

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - Governor Mark Dayton and top legislative leaders emerged from a meeting this morning and indicated their goal is to call state lawmakers back to St. Paul the third week of August for a special session.

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Not Guilty Plea Entered by Owatonna Murder Suspect

Owatonna, MN (KROC-AM News) - One of the men charged in the connection with a recent homicide in the Owatonna area made a brief appearance Thursday in Steele County Court.

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Over 1500 Gather For Philando Castile Funeral

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - Over 1,500 people, including Governor Mark Dayton, gathered inside the Cathedral of St. Paul today for the funeral of Philando Castile.

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Child Pornographer Sentenced to 15 Years

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News) - A central Minnesota man has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for a child pornography conviction.

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