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Facebook Posts and Threats Lead to Jail Sentence

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester teenager will spend another three months in jail after pleading guilty to a felony threats charge and another charge for illegally possessing a firearm that was connected to a Facebook post.

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Rochester Event Scheduled for Law Officers and Firefighters

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester non-profit organization has scheduled what it calls an evening of inspiration and gratitude for members of the Rochester Police and Fire Departments and the Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office.  

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Pine Island Man Sentenced for Facebook Threats

 

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Pine Island man has been sentenced to one year in jail and five years probation for Facebook posts that contained threats against the Mayo Clinic and some of its employees.

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A Minnesota Rodeo Had People Play ‘Bubble Soccer’ While Bulls Attacked Them! – [Video]

WOW! This escalates quickly!

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Heat Wave Headed This Way

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The National Weather Service says that a coming heatwave is expected to produce dangerously high temperatures and even higher heat index readings.

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Infant Killed in Crash Near Cannon Falls

Randolph, MN (KROC-AM) - The Minnesota State Patrol responded to a head-on crash near Cannon Falls late Monday morning that claimed the lives of two people, including a one-year-old child.

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Rochester Vehicle Theft Suspect Has NBA Ties

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A man arrested by Rochester Police early Sunday morning on motor vehicle theft and drunk driving charges is apparently a professional basketball player.

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Passing Vehicle Struck By Gunfire on North Broadway

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Rochester police say a woman was driving a car on North Broadway Sunday night when a bullet struck and shattered a passenger side window of the vehicle.

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Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Prior Lake

Prior Lake, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota State Patrol says darkness and rainy conditions may have contributed to the death of a 27-year-old Prior Lake man Saturday night.

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Woodbury Woman Accused of Human Trafficking

Stillwater, MN (KROC-AM News) - Prosecutors in Washington County have charged a Woodbury woman with five felony counts related to human labor trafficking.

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