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City Council to Study Garbage Collection Options

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester City Council today discussed the possibility of changing the way residential garbage is currently collected and agreed more information is needed before making any decisions.

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Minnesota Department of Corrections
Minnesota Department of Corrections
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Conviction for Deadly 2012 Crash Upheld

St. Paul, MN  (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of an Austin area man on charges stemming from a deadly alcohol-related car crash in 2012.

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concept design from Bloom International Realty
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Rochester City Council Considers Two Downtown Projects

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester City Council will consider two separate requests involving downtown development projects during its Monday evening meeting.

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Two Major Road Projects Start Monday

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - Two major road projects in the Rochester area are scheduled to get underway on Monday.

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photo by Kim David/Townsquare Media
photo by Kim David/Townsquare Media
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Remember This Date (May 2) Two Years Ago?

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Parts of southeast Minnesota, northeast Iowa and southwest Wisconsin had a rude awakening on May 2nd, 2013.

 

Residents rolled out of bed that morning to find inches of wet, heavy snow on the ground - and there was more to come!  By the time it ended that day, records were shattered, trees and shrubs were destroyed and life literally came to a standstill for several hours.

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photo by Andy Brownell/Townsquare Media
photo by Andy Brownell/Townsquare Media
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Police Investigate Armed Robbery in Rochester

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) -- Rochester Police are investigating an armed robbery last night at a local liquor store.

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photo courtesy Tucson Medical Center
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Tucson Hospital Joins Mayo Network

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - The Mayo Clinic’s international network of affiliated healthcare providers has added a facility in Tucson Arizona.

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Liban Mohamed Ahmed/ photo from Olmsted County Sheriff Dept
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Rochester Police Arrest Suspected Carjacker

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - Rochester police have made an arrest in connection to last week’s carjacking in a southeast neighborhood.

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Olmsted County Adult Detention Center
Olmsted County Adult Detention Center
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Rochester Man sentenced for Sex Abuse at Daycare

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - A 20-year-old Rochester man has been sentenced to a year in jail and 30 years on probation for sexually abusing one of the children at a home-based daycare business operated by his mother.

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National Weather Service
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Drought Conditions Worsening in Minnesota

Undated (KROC-AM News) - The new Drought Monitor report from the National Weather Service shows nearly a third of Minnesota is now experiencing severe drought conditions.

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