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Get A 156-Foot High View Of The State Fair In 2017

The Minnesota State Fair announced today that one of the tallest Ferris Wheels in North America will be at the State Fair this year. If you want to check out a 156-foot-high view of the fair, this ride is for you and it will only cost you $5 for the ride...

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Rochester Police Looking for Another Hit and Run Driver

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) -A traffic wreck early Friday in south Rochester involved a fire hydrant that was sheared off.

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Busy Southeast Rochester Street to Close

Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - A heads-up for Rochester motorists in the area of the Seneca Foods warehouse along 20th St SE.

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Wrong Rochester Leads to Local Drug Bust

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Not only did a California man end up in the wrong Rochester - he was also busted for drugs Thursday at the city airport.

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Minnesota’s Most Popular Baby Names in 2016

When I was in school, just in one of my classes, there were three girls named Kelsey and even more girls named Ashley. It seems like every year there are a handful of names that become really popular, and a few short years later, a new batch of names becomes really popular for a while. Based on Social Security card applications, here are the 10 most popular girls and boys names in Minnesota and in the nation.

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Is This the Grossest Summer Food in Minnesota?

I'm also wondering if this delicacy is grossest in Minnesota year-round!

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Deadly Tornado in Wisconsin, More Rain in Southern Minnesota

Undated (KROC AM News) - More heavy rain fell across southeast Minnesota Tuesday with 1-2 inches reported in parts of Olmsted, Wabasha and Winona counties.

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The End of the Flu Season Appears Near

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The flu season in Minnesota is finally dying down.

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Happy Birthday, Minnesota!

May 11, 1858, Minnesota was granted statehood. 159 years old. Does it seem like it's been nine years since the sesquicentennial? Playing a major role in Minnesota's quest for statehood was territorial delegate Henry Mower Rice, for whom Rice County is named...

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The 4 Best Places to Get Ice Cream in Southeast Minnesota

Summer is so close! For me, that always means lots of ice cream!

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