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Homeless Camps on City Council Agenda

The Rochester City Council recently cracked down on panhandlers in the city. Now, staff is recommending going after homeless people who live in city-owned woods and other property. This would include flood control lands, stormwater facilities and RPU property.

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City Council to Discuss Charter Cable TV Dispute

The Rochester City Council is expected to discuss Monday whether the City Council will go after Charter Communications for violating the terms of its franchise agreement.

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Man Arrested for Bogus Bomb Threat in Mankato

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A man has been arrested after Mankato authorities say he falsely reported that he had received a bomb threat regarding the city's marathon.

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St. Paul Man Admits to Prostituting Rochester Teenager

A St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to federal sex trafficking charges for prostituting three teenage girls, including a 15-year-old from Rochester.

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Hear From the Candidates for Olmsted County Sheriff

The candidates for Olmsted County Sheriff participated in a candidates forum Friday morning during the Rochester Today show on KROC-AM with Andy Brownell.

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NOAA’s Winter Forecast for Rochester and Southeastern Minnesota: Don’t Expect a Polar Vortex Repeat

The National Weather Service issued its long-range winter weather outlook on Thursday.

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Rochester Man Sentenced to Jail and Probation for Violent Incident

A Rochester has been given a stayed prison sentence for his involvement in a violent incident in June.

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Fire Hits NW Rochester Home

A fire caused an estimated $50,000 in damage to a northwest Rochester home last night.

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Deputy Found Thousands of $ Blowing in Wind

STEARNS COUNTY – A Stearns County deputy found a large amount of lost cash and returned it to its owner during the weekend.

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Rochester Woman Accused of Nearly Killing Boyfriend

A Rochester man nearly bled to death yesterday after police say he was stabbed

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