Contact Us
Local News

Local News

photo courtesy Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce
photo courtesy Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce
[

Rochester Chamber of Commerce Hires New President

An Arizona businessman has been hired as the new president of the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce.

Read More

Category: Local News
photo credit: Purestock
photo credit: Purestock
[

Girl’s Lemonade Stand Benefits Slain Officer’s Family

INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — A 9-year-old girl who wanted to help the family of a fallen Mendota Heights police officer has raised more than $2,200 by setting up a lemonade stand.

A KSTP-TV report says Fil Sans of Inver Grove Heights wanted to raise $2,231

Read More

Category: Local News
police lights
[

Witnesses Help Police Catch H&R Suspect

Rochester police arrested a man early this morning with the help of some witnesses.

Read More

Category: Local News
Olmsted County Adult Detention Center
Olmsted County Adult Detention Center
[

Appeals Court Upholds Rochester Woman’s Prison Sentence

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has rejected a Rochester woman’s challenge to her sentence in a child-abuse case.

23-year-old Kanishka Molina was given an 86 month prison term last summer after she entered an Alford plea to a first-degree assault charge and the judge in the case determined she was not amenable to treatment

Read More

Category: Local News
Google Street View
Google Street View
[

5-year-old MN Mayor Loses to Teenager

DORSET, Minn. (AP) — A 5-year-old boy's run as mayor is over in a tiny tourist town in northern Minnesota.

Read More

Category: Local News
Speeding Ticket
Photo Credit: David Lentz
[

Almost 17,000 Ticketed During Crackdown on Speeders

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety is reporting that nearly 17,000 speeding tickets were issued during an enforcement campaign last month.

Read More

Category: Articles, Local News
Police lights
iStock
[

MN Man Killed in SW Wisconsin Crash

SPARTA, Wis. (AP) — Authorities in southwestern Wisconsin say a Minnesota driver is dead after his car crossed the center line and collided head-on with another vehicle. A 10-year-old is in critical condition.

Read More

Category: Local News
Emergency arrow sign
iStock
[

10 Injured,4 Hospitalized After NE Iowa Boat Crash

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (AP) — Four people were hospitalized and six others were injured after an early morning boating accident on Clear Lake.

Read More

Category: Local News
jail-cell
Getty Images
[

Winona County Woman Held Captive in Stockton Home

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — A southeastern Minnesota man is jailed on suspicion he held a woman captive for more than two days and assaulted her.

Read More

Category: Local News
Google Maps
Google Maps
[

55th St Bridge Closed This Weekend

The 55th street bridge project in northwest Rochester will affect traffic again this weekend.

Read More

Category: Articles, Local News

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kroc.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on KROC quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on KROC quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!