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Rochester Job Market is Tight

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The unemployment rate in the Rochester area last month was the lowest for the month of May in 15 years.

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Vote For the New State Park License Plate

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has unveiled the three finalists for the design of the new Minnesota parks and trails license plate.

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Father, Son Feud near Cannon Falls

Cannon Falls, MN  (KROC AM News)  - The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a violent domestic incident involving a father and son in the Cannon Falls area.

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Kalin Jones -photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
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Man Sentenced in Rochester Robbery Case

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News)  - An Austin man has been sentenced for his role in what Rochester police say was a drug-related assault and robbery that happened last summer.  

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Vikings Hire New Public Address Announcer and He’s Awesome

A big voice from a small town in Minnesota is about to pump up the purple faithful on Sundays at US Bank Stadium!

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Concrete Pouring to Disrupt Traffic at Highway 52/63 Monday Night

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Traffic on Highway 63 at Highway 52 in Rochester will experience detours and lane changes overnight beginning at 7 p.m., Monday, June 27 as crews pour a concrete bridge deck, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

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Rochester Police Investigating Downtown Assault

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News)  - A Rochester man was taken to St. Marys Hospital early Monday after being knocked out during a fight in the downtown.  

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KTTC Reporter Leaving for Baltimore

A well known KTTC reporter is moving to Baltimore on July 17th. She has accepted a position with the CBS affiliate there.

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Rochester Man Sentenced for Stealing From His Mother

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News)  - A Rochester man has been ordered to pay over $66,000 in restitution and spend five years on probation for taking funds from his ailing mother’s bank accounts.

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Crackdown on Drunk Boaters This Weekend

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is teaming up with local law enforcement agencies throughout Minnesota for a statewide crackdown on drunk boaters.

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