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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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Gerald Blevins
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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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Terrance Pick
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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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Rochester Man Dies After Exiting Moving Vehicle

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a deadly incident that occurred Wednesday night near the Highway 52/Highway 63 interchange in Rochester.

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Governor Dayton Views Tornado Damage

Litchfield, MN (KROC-AM News) - Governor Mark Dayton traveled to central Minnesota Wednesday afternoon to view the damage caused by Monday evening’s storms

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Dhara Ahmed
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Passenger Speeds Away During Traffic Stop – Crashes

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester Police assisted the State Patrol in capturing a 21-year-old Rochester man following a brief chase early Wednesday.

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Over 40 Protesters Arrested for Blocking I-35W

Minneapolis, MN (Learfield Wire Service) - State Troopers arrested 41 protesters who made their way to I-35W in Minneapolis Wednesday morning and blocked the freeway during rush hour.

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Public Hearing on Alatus Project Tonight

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A public hearing is scheduled Wednesday evening concerning a major mixed-use development proposed on a site just west of St. Mary’s Hospital.

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