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Rochester Fire Station Back in Service

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) -  Rochester’s Fire Station Number 3 located near Cascade Lake on  2nd Street SW was temporarily knocked out of service due to a large water main break.

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Jail and Probation for High Speed Chase in Stolen Pickup

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Wabasha County man has been sentenced to 4 ½ months in jail and three years on probation for a conviction stemming from a high-speed chase near Rochester that ended after a State Trooper fired his gun.

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Three Shots Fired At Scene of Rochester Party

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Rochester police investigators were called out to a reported shooting early Sunday - at a residence that was visited by officers twice Saturday night.

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Rochester Man Seriously Hurt in Marion Road Wreck

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester Police Department says a man was seriously injured Monday morning after crashing his car along Marion Road.

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Motorcyclist Killed In Wabasha Wreck

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - An Illinois man was killed Sunday after crashing his motorcycle into a pickup truck north of Wabasha.

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Housing Starts in Rochester Down Slightly From Last Year

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Construction workers stayed busy in Rochester in May as the city approved more than 200 new building permits.

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U of M Athletics Receives Big Donation by Rochester Business Leader

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The University of Minnesota’s Nothing Short of Greatness fundraising campaign for new and updated athletic facilities has received a big boost from a well known Rochester businessman.

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Extra Efforts of Mayo Clinic Team Allow Heart Failure Patient to Attend Daughter’s Wedding

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Mayo Clinic team recently performed an innovative procedure that allowed a California man with a failing heart to travel home and participate in his daughter's wedding.

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Minnesota Free of Drought Conditions

Undated (KROC-AM News) - The recent rainy weather has erased the drought conditions that were common across Minnesota just a few weeks ago.

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Flash Flood Watch for Rochester Canceled

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The National Weather Service has canceled a flash flood watch that was issued for the Rochester area.

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