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Rickey Waiters
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Winona Murder Suspect Arraigned on Three Charges

Winona, MN (KROC AM News) -  A Winona man was arraigned Thursday on a 2nd degree murder charge.

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Aug 4, 2016 - Diverted planes at Rochester International Airport-photo by Steve Belau
Aug 4, 2016 - Diverted planes at Rochester International Airport-photo by Steve Belau
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Delta Planes Diverted to Rochester

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  The Rochester International Airport was busier than normal Thursday morning as a result of the stormy weather that hit the Twin Cities.

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BBB Warns Minnesotans About Gift Card Scam

The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota  is warning consumers of a new spin on some common schemes.

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Train Hits Truck at Nelson, Wisconsin

Nelson, WI (KROC AM News) -  The Minnesota Department of Transportation was forced to close Highway 60 between Wabasha and Nelson, Wisconsin for about an hour Wednesday night after a train hit a semi-truck.  

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Olmsted Deputy Nabs Speeder Clocked at 109 MPH

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  A recent crackdown on seatbelt law violators resulted in over 13,000 speeding tickets.

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Rochester Stabbing Suspect Convicted of Murder

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News) - A teenager charged in connection with a triple stabbing in Rochester a couple years ago has been convicted of second-degree murder in the Twin Cities.

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Warning Issued After Hoverboard Linked to House Fire

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) -  The State Fire Marshal is warning about the potential dangers posed by so-called hoverboards.

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There’s a Whole Lot of Rage on Minnesota Roads

We started wondering how big of a deal "road-rage" is in Minnesota, after an Eyota man was arrested and charged with 5th degree assault on Monday, for what was described as a "road-rage" incident. Sgt. Troy Christianson of the Minnesota State Patrol provided us with the alarming stats below:

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ROBERT VINER
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Wisconsin Man Sentenced for Rochester Rape

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Sparta, Wisconsin man has been sentenced to just under 3 ½ years in prison for a rape that occurred in Rochester during the Olmsted County Fair four years ago.

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Robert Albrecht-photo from Houston County jail
Robert Albrecht-photo from Houston County jail
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La Crescent Man Convicted of Shooting Friend

Caledonia, MN (KROC AM News) - A La Crescent man has been convicted in connection to a shooting of a friend last year.

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