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UPDATE: Pine Island Woman Suffered Fatal Injuries in Wreck

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Pine Island woman who was involved in a traffic wreck in rural Olmsted County last week later died of her injuries.

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Rochester Police Report Another Snow-Related Heart Attack

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - It appears another Rochester man has died after clearing snow out of his driveway.

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Rochester’s Coldest Morning in Almost 8 Years

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester area failed to set a new record, but this morning was the coldest it has been in almost 8 years.

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Boiler Explosion and Fire Hit Southeast Rochester Home

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester Fire Department was called out into the bitter cold early Sunday after an explosion was reported in a home on the southeast edge of the city.

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Cancellations For Sunday, December 18th, 2016

There is a Wind Chill Warning in effect until Noon today. Sunny, but cold today, the high near -6, the wind chill near -39.

Here are the cancellations for Sunday, December 18th, 2016.

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Austin Man Sent to Prison for Fatal Overdose of Friend

Austin, MN (KROC AM News) - An Austin man has been sentenced to four years in prison for an illegal and fatal drug sale.

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Rural Olmsted County Traffic Wreck Sends Two to St Marys

Douglas, MN (KROC AM News) - The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a traffic wreck that sent two people to the hospital Thursday.

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Rochester High Schooler Arrested After Making Gun Threat

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester high school was briefly placed in a precautionary lockdown Wednesday after a student indicated he had a gun in his backpack.

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Friday Upgraded to Winter Storm Warning for Southeast Minnesota

Expect dangerous wind chills in the -15 to -30 range this morning and heavy snow on Friday.

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Rochester Area Median Income Tops $70K

Undated (KROC-AM News) - A new report from the U.S. Census shows Olmsted County's median household income climbed almost $10,000 over the previous five years.

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