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UMR site@S Broadway/6 ST SW - photo by Cindy Pelowski
UMR site@S Broadway/6 ST SW - photo by Cindy Pelowski
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UMR Beautifies Busy Downtown Intersection

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A beautification project at a busy Rochester intersection began this week.

The site at the corner of South Broadway and 6th Street SW is owned by the University of Minnesota-Rochester and most recently was home to a restaurant. The building was eventually

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Doward Agoth - photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
Doward Agoth - photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
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Rochester Man Arrested After Loaded .45 Found During Patdown

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Rochester police arrested a man Tuesday after it was discovered he had a loaded handgun in his jacket pocket.  

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Slight Increase in Local Unemployment Rate

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Seasonal factors likely contributed to a small increase in unemployment in the Rochester area in March.

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Olmsted County Adult Detention Center
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Another Guilty Plea in Child Porn Case

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A second Rochester man has entered into a plea agreement in connection with a child pornography investigation that recently resulted in charges against seven Rochester men.

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Doty Klein Group - submitted photo
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Volunteers Helping Rochester Look A Little Bit Better

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - This year’s effort to clean up Rochester is down to its final few days.

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Rochester Woman Hurt in Knife Attack

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester woman was treated for knife wounds Monday night after getting into a confrontation with another woman outside a downtown hotel.

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Fatal Motorcycle Crash near Goodhue

Goodhue, MN (KROC AM News) -  A Cannon Falls man was among the victims of the fatal crashes that occurred in southern Minnesota over the weekend.

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Rochester Motorist Flashed by Man in Kilt

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  A Wabasha man wearing a kilt was ticketed for indecent exposure Sunday night - and the officer was just feet away at the time of the incident.

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Rochester Couple Facing Drug Charges

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A narcotics search warrant was executed at a Rochester apartment last Friday morning and officers seized quantities of methamphetamine, cocaine and marijuana - and made a disturbing discovery.

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Weekend Crash Claims Life of Austin Teenager

Waseca, MN (KROC-AM News) - One Austin teenager is dead and another is being treated for serious injuries after the car they were in crashed late Saturday night on Highway 14 near Waseca.

The State Patrol says 19-ye

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