KROC-FM’s Top 35 Songs for April 2017
April is upon us and, no foolin', there are some great songs playing on KROC-FM all month long! The Weeknd tops the playlist this month, followed by Ed Sheeran, Zayn and Taylor Swift and The Chainsmokers. Check out the entire Top 35 below and listen all month to hear your favorite songs and for a chance to win some cold, hard cash...
Is the Downtown China Star Closed for Good?
A co-worker alerted all of us at the radio station of a development at what is, hands-down, our favorite Chinese restaurant downtown. As he walked up to the door of the restaurant to order some Friday lunchtime General Tso's Chicken, he found this sign on the door, instead...
Does Minnesota’s Most Google Shopped Item Mean We’re All a Bunch of Hipsters?
The good folks at Estately are at it again. At the beginning of the year, the real estate website shared a map the highlighted the most Googled thing in each state in 2016. Now, they've come out with a new map showing the item most searched for on Google Shop.
Help Choose Rochester’s New Soccer Team’s Nickname
A few months ago, Med City FC announced its arrival in Rochester. The new soccer franchise is an expansion team for the National Premier Soccer League. The team has been busy building its roster, as well as its fan base. Now, Med City FC needs your help to choose the team's nickname.
Guess Where Rochester Ranks Among Best US Cities for Nurses
For those of us who live in Rochester, this will come as no surprise!
RadioShack to Close More Minnesota Stores
It was a little more than two years ago that RadioShack announced that it was filing for bankruptcy and closing nearly 1,800 stores. That included more than 20 stores in Minnesota, with a majority of those closings taking place in the Twin Cities. Now, the retailer of all kinds of cool and interesting technical and technological gadgets and devices is at it again.
Another Sports-Related Retailer Closing Some Minnesota Stores
The sporting goods scene has seen some big changes lately, especially here in Rochester. Now, another related retailer is closing down three stores in Minnesota. Could Rochester's location be far behind?
The Luck of the Irish Is Bouncing Your Way!
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we're offering our "luckiest" promotion ever! Register between Wednesday, March 15 and Friday, March 17, using the promo code LUCKY, and take advantage of $17 off the checkout price. Grab your friends and get lucky this week with the Insane Inflatable 5K...
Here’s a Sneak Peak at the Rochester Home, Vacation and RV Show
This year's Rochester Home, Vacation and RV Show is happening and we've got some photos to show you what's going to be happening over the weekend. Check out these great shot from before the show opened. The show runs throughout the weekend...
Fallen Tree Creates Hazardous Situation in Southeast Rochester
It was an extremely windy night in Rochester, with wind gusts reaching in excess of 40 miles per hour. And that wind wreaked havoc across Rochester, including on this street in the southeast part of town.