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Jail and Probation for Purse Snatching

Rochester,MN (KROC AM News) - One of the three people charged in a high-profile purse snatching case was sentenced Monday to 20 days in jail and 10 years on probation.

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Rochester Woman Assaulted, Robbed While Sleeping

Rochester,MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester woman says she was robbed of several thousand dollars early Tuesday - while she was sleeping in her home.  

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Rochester Man Assaulted, Robbed in Drug Case

Rochester,MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man was assaulted and robbed of a significant amount of money Monday night inside a residence near St. Francis Church.

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Rochester Police Looking for Stomping Suspect

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A man is being sought by Rochester police in connection to a violent assault that happened Monday morning on a street near the downtown.

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Byron Man Killed By Tree

Albert Lea,MN (KROC AM News) - A Byron man was killed Monday in a tree-related accident in Freeborn County.

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Missing Pine Island Woman Found Safe

Pine Island, MN (KROC AM News) - Olmsted County deputies and first responders from Pine Island were called out around 6 p.m. Saturday after a 20 year old vulnerable woman wandered away from a group home.

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Rochester Police Investigating Brawl, Stabbing

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester police officers were called out around 8 p.m. Sunday to a parking lot at the Meadow Park apartment complex after receiving calls about a big brawl involving a large number of people who were armed with baseball bats and chains.  

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Kraft Cheese Recall

Kraft Foods is saying 36,000 cases of the Kraft cheese singles may present a choking hazard. So, they’ve decided to voluntarily recall them.

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Plea Agreement in 2014 Drug Related Shooting Case

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A teenager accused of shooting a man in what Rochester police say was a drug-related robbery last year has pleaded guilty to a first-degree aggravated robbery charge.

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July Was Cooler and Wetter Than Normal

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The month of July was a little cooler and wetter than normal in the Rochester area.

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