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Old Winona Bridge to Close This Week

Winona, MN (KROC AM News) -  The old Winona bridge that crosses the Mississippi River is expected to close this week as rehabilitation work begins.

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WJON Staff
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UPDATE: St. Cloud Mall Attacker Referenced ‘Allah’ Before Stabbing Spree, Police Chief Says [VIDEO, PHOTOS]

Police say a man in a security guard uniform reference Allah and asked at least one person if they were Muslim before stabbing them and seven other people at the Crossroads Shopping Center in St. Cloud.

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Margaret Miland memorial-photo by Kim David, Townsquare Media
Margaret Miland memorial-photo by Kim David, Townsquare Media
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Memorial for Bicyclist Appears at Rochester Intersection

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  A makeshift memorial has been put up at a busy northwest Rochester intersection in honor of a local bicyclist who was fatally injured at the site a few weeks ago.

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Flood Run Taking Place This Weekend

Undated, MN (KROC AM News) - If you are driving anywhere near the Mississippi River in southeast Minnesota this weekend, expect to see motorcyclists.

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Benita Nicole Crum
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Rochester Woman Acquitted in Home Invasion Case

Albert Lea, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Freeborn County jury has found a Rochester woman not guilty of charges stemming from a reported home invasion in Albert Lea earlier this year.

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Levi Dahl
Freeborn County Sheriff's Dept.
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Freeborn County Jail Inmate on the Loose

Albert Lea, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Freeborn County Sheriff Department is looking for the public’s help in locating an inmate.

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Rochester Boys and Girls Club Reports Scam

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  The Rochester Boys and Girls Club is advising the community of a scam that was reported earlier this week involving one of its upcoming events.  

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photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's Office
photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's Office
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Bat Attack Sends Rochester Teenager to the Hospital

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  Rochester police arrested two teenagers Thursday as suspects in an assault that sent one person to the hospital.

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photo from Olmsted County ADC
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Former Rochester Man Sentenced for Having Sex with Teen Boy

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  A former downtown Rochester coffee shop owner who was convicted of having sex with a 14-year old boy in 2014 has been placed on probation for 15 years.

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Prince Tribute Scam Happening in Rochester

'The Prince Experience' is Oct. 28th at the Wicked Moose with proceeds going to the Boys & Girls Club of Rochester. 

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