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Freezing Rain Will Impact Travel in Southeast Minnesota

Slick conditions will develop across Southeast Minnesota today (1/16) as freezing rain moves in from the south.  

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Courtesy of MN Lottery - Debra Newman of Austin, MN
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Austin Woman Claims Powerball Prize Just Hours Before Deadline

When Powerball hits $1.5 billion many Minnesotans play.  Kwik Trips throughout the state were busy and, on January 13th, 2016, the Kwik Trip on Oakland Avenue in Austin was very lucky for one local woman.  However, she almost didn't get her share.

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Close to a Million Dollars Raised by Eagles Cancer Telethon

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The 63rd Annual Rochester Eagles Cancer Telethon wrapped up Sunday afternoon at the Mayo Civic Center.

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Rochester Events Planned For MLK Day

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Rochester’s commemoration of the Martin Luther King Jr. National Holiday begins with the annual “We Have a Dream” breakfast hosted by the Rochester Diversity Council and the NAACP.

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Icy Roads Expected in Southeast Minnesota on Monday

Winter Storm Jupiter is wreaking havoc on the Midwest.

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Three Officer Involved Shootings in Minnesota in Less Than a Week

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is busy this week investigating three officer involved shootings.

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Justin Lee- photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's Office
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Rochester Teen Caught by Theft Victim

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) – An employee of a downtown Rochester bank discovered his laptop and truck keys were missing - after he chased a strange man out of the building.

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Scott Dobbelaere--photo from Olmsted County Sheriff's Office
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Meth Found in Rochester Girl’s Bedroom

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) – A Rochester man was arrested on drug and other charges Thursday after a search of his home turned up some methamphetamine.

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Flu Season Continues to Steadily Gain Traction in Minnesota

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - Overall flu activity in Minnesota continued to slowly ramp up last week.

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Rochester Officer Justified in Fatal Shooting

Austin, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Mower County Attorney has completed her review of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension investigative reports into a fatal police shooting in Fillmore County last October

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