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Border Battle Slated for Vikings First Opponent in New Stadium

The Vikings have known since January who they’ll play and where in 2016, but now we know who their first opponent will be as they break in their fancy new stadium.

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Judge Orders $236K in Restitution in Local Embezzlement Case

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester woman won’t be going to prison, but she has been ordered to pay over $236,000 in restitution for stealing from her employer.

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Highway Construction Season Kickoff

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - Minnesota Department of Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle held a news conference in St. Paul Thursday morning to officially kick off the highway construction season in the state.

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It’s Official: Jared Allen Retires as a Viking

The team announced Thursday that the former Vikings defensive end will sign a one-day contract allowing him to retire a Minnesota Viking and officially ride off into the sunset once and for all.

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Charges Dropped in Downtown Rochester Assault Case

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News ) - Charges have been dropped against a Rochester man who was accused of attacking a woman last year near St. John’s Church and Mayo Clinic’s Ozmun Building.

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Rochester Woman Says Ex-Boyfriend Broke into Her Home

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester police arrested a man Tuesday night a few hours after he was accused of breaking into the apartment of his ex-girlfriend.  

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No Serious Injuries in Rochester-Area Wreck

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News ) - The Minnesota State Patrol says a man from Le Roy dozed off and caused a traffic wreck Wednesday morning near Rochester.

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Mayo Gives Huge Grant For Homeless Housing Project

Soon, dozens of homeless families will have a home thanks to this project, and a generous grant from the Mayo Clinic.

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What’s the Fine for 171 MPH?

Duluth, MN (Learfield Wire Services) -- A 36-year-old Lakeside man faces the possible revocation of his driver's license, after police say they caught him driving 171 miles-an-hour.

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Steady Enrollment Growth Predicted for Rochester School District

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) -  An updated enrollment projection report that will be presented to the Rochester School Board Tuesday evening predicts the number of students attending class in the Rochester School District will continue to steadily increase over the next five years.

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