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Rochester Police Arrest Suspected Groper

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - An employee of the Walmart north store was arrested Thursday night after two female customers reported he had groped them.

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Suspect Arrested After Police Swarm SE Rochester Neighborhood

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Two plainclothes Rochester Police Officers happened upon a man wanted on an arrest warrant issued by Minnesota Department of Corrections this morning, which set off a chain of events that led the cordoning off of an area in a southeast Rochester neighborhood.

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Two Rochester Non-Profits Receive Walmart Grants

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Walmart awarded more than $725,000 in grants to 14 nonprofits in Minnesota yesterday as part of its       “ Day of Giving “ event.  

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Rochester High Schooler Arrested for Expensive Purse Snatch

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester police arrested a John Marshall student Thursday as the suspect in a recent expensive purse snatch.

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Olmsted County Sheriff Department
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Chase and Break In Results in Prison Sentence

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man who led police on a high-speed chase last spring has been sentenced to just over 4 years in prison.

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photo courtesy Rochester Catholic Schools
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New Lourdes High School Principal Named

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The Rochester Catholic Schools have announced the hiring of a new Lourdes High School Principal.

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Olmsted County’s Population Tops 150K

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Olmsted County’s population reached a milestone last year, but the rate of growth slowed.

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Guilty Plea for Fatal Drunk Driving Crash Near Dodge Center

Mantorville, MN (KROC AM News) - A Dodge Center woman has pleaded to a felony charge stemming from a fatal traffic crash that occurred last summer in Dodge County.

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Homeless Man Wanted for Recent Armed Robbery

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man who has been identified as the suspect in a recent armed robbery in the city.

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site of reported Rochester carjacking/Google Maps
site of reported Rochester carjacking/Google Maps
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Reported Carjacking in Rural Rochester

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man says he became a carjacking victim early Thursday morning in rural Olmsted County.  

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