I’m a lifelong Rochester resident and host of Rochester Today on News-Talk 1340 KROC-AM. The lively one hour program runs from 11 a.m. to Noon weekdays Every Tuesday and Thursday conservative commentator and author Tom Ostrom joins me to talk about the events and issues of the day. On Monday, Wednesday and Friday, James Rabe joins me to highlight the latest happenings in Rochester, along with regular appearances by the Rochester City Council President, Mayor, Olmsted County Sheriff, and the Superintendent of the Rochester Public Schools. You can also expect to hear from a list of local experts that includes Mike Dougherty from MNDOT, Steve Lange from Rochester Magazine, retired local attorney David Shulman, experienced automotive technician Dick Zeitler and Med City Movie Guy Chris Miksanek. When I’m not hosting Rochester Today, I wear my objective journalist hat as a member of the KROC news team for over 30 years.
Winona Man Sentence For Shooting Rochester Man
His sentencing hearing was held the day before his 24th birthday.
Minnesota Man Handed 24 Year Prison Sentence For Child Porn
Federal officials say he was on probation for a previous child pornography conviction when the crimes took place.
Four More Tornadoes Confirmed in Southeastern Minnesota
There have now been 10 confirmed tornadoes in southeastern Minnesota from Wednesday's storm.
Rochester Woman Sentenced For Arson and Vehicle Theft
The fire was put out before it caused serious damage.
Moorhead Police Release Names of 7 People Found Dead in Home
Investigators have yet to determine the cause of their deaths.
Two More Tornadoes Added to Confirmed List in SE Minnesota
There have now been 9 confirmed tornadoes in southern Minnesota.
Rochester Man Attacked and Knocked Unconscious
The assailants left without taking his wallet or cell phone.
Hastings Man Charged With Burning Body of Overdose Victim
The burned remains of the victim were found in a Hastings Park in July.
Power Has Been Restored in Stewartville
Several hundred People's Energy customers are still in the dark.
Tornado Total For Southern Minnesota Rises to Six
Four more were confirmed today.