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‘Scrapper’ Admits to Burglary Charge

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A so-called scrapper entered a guilty plea to a felony burglary charge in Olmsted County court Thursday morning.

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Worker Killed at Vikings Stadium Site Grew Up in Faribault

The worker killed after a 50-foot fall at the US Bank Stadium construction site in Minneapolis was identified by family members as 35-year-old Jeramie Gruber of Northfield.

Gruber grew up in Faribault and leaves behind a wife

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Assault Trial Ends With Not Guilty Verdict

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester man’s trial on charges stemming from a gang-related assault ended Tuesday with his acquittal.

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Rochester ACT Scores Above State and National Averages [VIDEO]

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The average composite score posted by graduating high school seniors in Minnesota this year on the ACT college entrance exams was 22.7, which remained the highest in the nation for the 10th straight year.

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Two Teens Killed in Head On Crash Near Litchfield

Litchfield, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota State Patrol says alcohol was detected in the driver of a pickup that was involved in a head-on crash late Tuesday night that claimed the lives of two teenagers.

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Suspected Rochester Area Serial Burglar Arrested

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A local burglary suspect was apprehended Tuesday, thanks in large part to technology.  

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RECALL ALERT: Oscar Mayer Turkey Bacon

Oscar Mayer is recalling more than 2 million pounds of its turkey bacon because people have reported getting sick after eating certain items.

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Pine Island Men Facing Trial in 2014 Fire

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Two Pine Island men have been ordered to stand trial on charges of accidentally starting a fire that wiped out a business in Zumbrota last year.

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Mayo Doctors Say Woman’s Knee Infection Was the Result of Flossing

Mayo Clinic doctors just published a report about a Wisconsin woman who came to hospital with a bad knee infection.  

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Stolen Vehicle Crashes in Southwest Rochester Neighborhood

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester woman was arrested on suspicion of DUI early Tuesday morning after crashing a pickup truck in the Memorial Parkway neighborhood, just north of Apache Mall.

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