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Two Arrested in Rochester Domestic Incidents

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Two men were arrested by Rochester police in separate domestic incidents over the weekend.

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Minnesota Commemorates 911 Anniversary

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - Governor Mark Dayton has ordered U.S. and Minnesota flags be flown at half staff on Sunday in observance of the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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(Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
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Wetterling Memorial Service Set for September 25

St. Joseph, MN (Learfield)  --  A memorial service for Jacob Wetterling is planned for Sunday, September 25th at ten a-m at the College of Saint Benedict in his hometown of Saint Joseph.

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KROC Football Friday Invades Byron High School!

KROC Football Fridays are now 2-0 on the season when visiting the home team, as the Byron Bears defeated the Stewartville Tigers 23-20 on Friday!

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Woman Reports Stranger Assault – in Her Home

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester police are investigating a reported assault inside a woman’s home Thursday.

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Minnesota Twins to Honor Jacob Wetterling

The Twins plan to honor the memory of Jacob Wetterling Friday night against Cleveland at Target Field with a special patch.

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(Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
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Mourners Near and Far Pay Respect To Site Where Jacob Was Found [VIDEO]

A once quiet road in Stearns County has quickly become the road most traveled after news broke Jacob Wetterling's body was found.

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Highest Attendance in State Fair History

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The 2016 Minnesota State Fair was one for the record books.

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Wetterling Case News Conference at  U.S. Attorney's Office Minneapolis (WJON News)
Wetterling Case News Conference at U.S. Attorney's Office Minneapolis (WJON News)
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UPDATE: Heinrich Admits to Kidnapping and Murdering Wetterling

Danny Heinrich admitted to kidnapping, sexually assaulting and murdering Jacob Wettering.

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Two Suspected Rochester Burglars Rounded up

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - A Rochester police officer is being credited with some good investigative work in nabbing two suspected burglars over the weekend.

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