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Rochester Man Admits to Possessing Child Pornography

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - One of the seven men charged in connection with a recent child pornography investigation in Rochester entered into a plea agreement with Olmsted County prosecutors on Wednesday.

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Rochester Police Department
Rochester Police Department
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Rochester Police Investigating Two Pricey Robberies

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester jewelry store is reporting the theft of an expensive bracelet.

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Olmsted County Sheriff Kevin Torgerson/photo from Kim David/Townsquare Media
Olmsted County Sheriff Kevin Torgerson/photo from Kim David/Townsquare Media
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Wild Chase Begins, Ends in Oronoco

Oronoco, MN (KROC AM News) - Several law officers were involved in a wild 15 mile long chase Wednesday that began and ended in the Oronoco area.

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photo by Terry Patton
photo by Terry Patton
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Olmsted County Authorities Investigating Chase and Gunfire

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Department is expected to release more information Thursday morning concerning a high speed chase in the Oronoco area Wednesday evening.

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Former Special-Ed Teacher Receives Jail Sentence for Molesting Girls

Caledonia, MN (KROC AM News) - A Winona man has been sentenced to a year in jail for molesting several young girls while he was employed as a special-education teacher at the Montessori Academy in La Crescent.

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Three Proposals Submitted for Rochester Rec Center Project

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester received three proposals for the planned Rec Center/Senior Center project by Tuesday’s deadline.

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Eyota Area Fire Damage Estimated at $500k

Eyota, MN (KROC AM News) - A fire that was reported Tuesday at a rural site near Eyota turned out to be a pretty expensive one.

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Rochester is #1 for Women in the Workforce

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester is featured at the top of another national ranking.

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Michelle Busha/photo from Minnesota BCA
Michelle Busha/photo from Minnesota BCA
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MN State Trooper Murder Victim Finally ID’d

St Paul, MN (KROC AM News) - A woman who was murdered 35 years ago by a Minnesota State Trooper has finally been identified.

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Austin Matthew DeRoo/photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
Austin Matthew DeRoo/photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
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Suspected Byron Burglar Surrenders

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A man recently charged with breaking into an occupied house in Byron turned himself in Tuesday morning.

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