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Decorated Army Veteran Sentenced for Second Child Porn Conviction

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News) - A decorated military veteran from southern Minnesota has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison for his second child pornography conviction.

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Rochester Teen Robbed, Beaten

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester teenager says he was mugged in broad daylight Tuesday near the Roy Watson Youth Sports complex.

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Lawmaker Criticized for Bizarre Bird Flu Joke

St. Paul, MN  (KROC-AM News) - A member of the Minnesota Legislature is under fire for his attempt at a joke involving the bird flu.

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Rochester 8th Grader Recognized for ’5 Minute Wait’ Study

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester middle school student was honored last night by the Rochester School Board for a recent scientific discovery that may sound simple but will benefit users of hearing aids.  

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Bird Flu Results in Layoffs at Jennie-O Foods in Faribault

Faribault, MN  (KROC-AM News) - A turkey process plant in southern Minnesota has ordered hundreds of temporary layoffs because of the bird flu crisis.

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Storm Claims Life of Winona Man

Winona, MN (KROC-AM News) - The strong thunderstorms moved across Minnesota Sunday evening are blamed for the death of a rural Winona man.

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City Council to Study Garbage Collection Options

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester City Council today discussed the possibility of changing the way residential garbage is currently collected and agreed more information is needed before making any decisions.

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Rochester City Council Considers Two Downtown Projects

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester City Council will consider two separate requests involving downtown development projects during its Monday evening meeting.

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Remember This Weekend Two Years Ago?

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Parts of southeast Minnesota, northeast Iowa and southwest Wisconsin had a rude awakening on May 2nd, 2013.

 

Residents rolled out of bed that morning to find inches of wet, heavy snow on the ground - and there was more to come!  By the time it ended that day, records were shattered, trees and shrubs were destroyed and life literally came to a standstill for several hours.

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Two Major Road Projects Start Monday

Rochester, MN  (KROC-AM News) - Two major road projects in the Rochester area are scheduled to get underway on Monday.

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