Former Lewiston School Worker Pleads Guilty to Child Porn Charge
A former employee of an area school district is scheduled to be sentenced in January for a child pornography conviction.
Rochester Mayor Explains City Council Pay Raise Issue (PODCAST)
Many people felt the Rochester City Council "slipped in" the pay raise issue at a recent meeting. Is that true? Rochester's Mayor Kim Norton says no.
Blizzard Dumps Nearly 20 Inches of Snow on Duluth Area
Slick conditions were reported Sunday morning on roadways throughout southeastern Minnesota, where a winter weather advisory is in effect through 6 PM, but some major highways in northern Minnesota remain impassable due to the weekend blizzard.
Officials Report Another Flu-Related Death in Minnesota
Minnesota has experienced another flu-related death. It was reported to the State Department of Health during the past week and was the second since the start of the current influenza season.
SE MN Will Feel Some Impact From Big Northern MN Storm
Southern Minnesota will likely see some wintry travel conditions but it appears the north half of the state will feel the brunt of a major winter storm that’s due to arrive tonight.
Experimental Treatment Yields Amazing Results For Mayo Patient
The Mayo Clinic cautions the human trial is still in a very early stage, but the first patient to receive a new stem cell therapy for paralysis has experienced an amazing recovery.
Rochester Area Law Officers Participating in DWI Crackdown
The Rochester Police Department and the Olmsted County Sheriff's Office are among the over 300 law enforcement agencies statewide that have signed up with the Minnesota State Patrol to stage a crackdown on impaired drivers through the holidays.
Storm Set New Snowfall Record For Rochester (UPDATED)
Snowfall reports are still coming in but it appears the Twin Cities area felt the brunt of the first major winter storm of the season to hit southern Minnesota.
Rochester Man Ordered to Prison For Fatal Drunk Driving Crash
A Rochester man with a history of DWI convictions has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for a drunk driving crash earlier this year that killed his girlfriend.
After 2 Trials - Murder Charge Against Rochester Man Dropped
After two trials ended with hung juries, Olmsted County Attorney Mark Ostrem has decided to dismiss the second-degree murder charge faced by a Rochester man.
Kasson Community Meeting on Release of Sex Offender
A Community Notification Meeting will take place in Kasson Tuesday evening concerning a Level 3 sex offender.
Will There Be a Christmas Tree Shortage in Minnesota This Year?
The United States is seeing a Christmas Tree shortage. Will that affect Minnesota? Yes and No!
Minnesotan Hospitalized After Eating Tainted Lettuce
At least one Minnesotan has been sickened after eating romaine lettuce that has been linked to a national E. coli outbreak.