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Bag of Pot Found After Traffic Stop

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Rochester police continue to investigate a discovery that was made following a traffic stop Tuesday night.

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Superintendent Discusses Discipline Issue

St Paul, MN (KROC AM News) - Superintendent Michael Munoz discussed the racial disparity issue concerning discipline in the Rochester School District during his regular appearance on KROC-AM Wednesday morning with Tracy McCray and Andy Brownell during the Rochester Today Show.

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Surveillance Camera Helps Nab Rochester Burglar

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A suspected Rochester burglar was apprehended by police Tuesday, just hours after a break-in was reported - thanks to the victim’s surveillance cameras.  

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Alin Abdulle--photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's office
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Suspect Arrested in Rochester Assault, Robbery

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man was attacked and robbed Tuesday night but thanks to a cooperative witness, one of the suspected assailants is behind bars.  

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Suspect Arrested in Rochester Robbery

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man was attacked and robbed Tuesday night but thanks to a cooperative witness, one of the suspected assailants is behind bars.

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Domestic Violence Blamed for 34 Deaths in Minnesota Last Year

St. Paul, MN (Learfield Wire Services) — At least 34 people were killed due to domestic violence last year in Minnesota.

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Mayo Researchers – More Ex-Smokers Should be Scanned for Lung Cancer

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Mayo Clinic researchers are recommending an expansion of lung cancer screening to include heavy smokers who kicked the habit more than 15 years ago.

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Well Known Rochester Broadcaster Has Died

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A man whose decades long broadcasting career and community involvement turned him into a household name in the Rochester area has died. Harley Flathers passed away on Monday. He was 84 years old.

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Rochester Man Beaten by Drinking Buddies

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man who says he was attacked by some men he had been drinking with was treated for multiple injuries Monday.

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Rochester Fugitive Makes Another Run for Freedom

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A man who spent several hours in very cold weather dodging Rochester police officers last week later tried to make another escape.

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