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Minnesota Zoo Loses Popular Tiger Following Emergency Surgery

Apple Valley, MN (Learfield Wire Services) - A popular tiger at the Minnesota Zoo has died unexpectedly. Officials say three-year-old Nadya passed away over the weekend.

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Rochester Man Mugged at Quarry Hill Park

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man says he was mugged Sunday while sitting in his car at Quarry Hill Park.

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RPG Found at Dodge County Farm

Mantorville, MN (KROC AM News) - An arson investigation by the Mower County Sheriff’s Office led to the discovery of a rocket propelled grenade Sunday.

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Rochester Man Charged in Albert Lea Home Invasion

Albert Lea, MN (KROC AM News) - Charges have been filed against a Rochester man who is accused of being involved in a home invasion in Albert Lea on March 31.

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Plainview Woman Trying Out for ‘The Voice’

I had the opportunity to chat with a young lady who traveled to Tennessee a few years ago to try out for 'The Voice.' Well, this year, tryouts are being held in Minnesota, and she's ready to try again. Read about her amazing experience here. 

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Rochester Police Use Taser on Suspect

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -- A Rochester police officer was flagged down by a woman in the Silver Lake Foods parking lot in northeast Rochester last night around 9 o’clock.  

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High Speed Chase Leads to Jail Sentence

Red Wing, MN (KROC-AM News) - The man who led authorities on a wild high-speed chase from Zumbrota into Rochester in March has worked out a plea agreement with prosecutors in Goodhue County.

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Smoke From Canadian Fires Entering Minnesota

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air pollution health advisory for northeastern Minnesota.

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4640 Ruby Lane NW, Rochester fire - Google maps
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Fire Damages Northwest Rochester House

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A house in the Diamond Ridge neighborhood in northwest Rochester was damaged after a fire that began early Friday on an exterior deck spread into the interior attic area.

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International Falls Warmer Than Miami!

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - It felt like summer across northern Minnesota Thursday as temperatures soared into the 80’s and even low 90’s - warmer than it was in Florida.  

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