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Rochester Man Admits to Racketeering in Drug Trafficking Case

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester man has pleaded guilty to a racketeering charge connected to a drug trafficking investigation that began in 2015 when Rochester Police responded to reports that a gunman with an AK-47 had opened fire on a home occupied by three children.

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Statewide Alert for Teenage Stabbing Suspects

Hinckley, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has posted a statewide alert for two teenage girls suspected of an attempted murder.

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Two More Minnesota Pedestrians Killed

Undated (KROC AM News) - Two more pedestrians have been killed in Minnesota, both hit while walking on interstates in the Twin Cities.

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More Lane Closures for Owatonna

Be prepared for more lane closures south of Owatonna starting on Monday, May 1.

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Work Begins This Fall on First Discovery Square Building

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  Work is expected to begin later this year on the first building in the DMC Discovery Square district in downtown Rochester.

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How Minnesotan Are You?

I consider myself a proud Minnesotan, but the truth is, despite a few decades of residency, I am not originally from this great state. At this point, having lived more years in the state than elsewhere, I think it's fair to call Minnesota my home state, but when I came across a quiz that would determine just how Minnesotan I am, I couldn't resist taking it, and now you can too! 

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Minnesota’s Worst Measles Outbreak in 20 Years

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - An ongoing measles outbreak in Minnesota has become worst to hit the state in at least two decades.

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Local Rochester Deli Makes List of ’10 Best Delis in Minnesota!’

If you've ever been there before, then this shouldn't surprise you at all.

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Two New Acts Added to This Year’s Minnesota State Fair Grandstand Lineup

The pop and country stars were finally secured for its grandstand shows this summer!

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Thousands of Bottles of Mike’s Hard Lemonade Dumped on Interstate near Stewartville

Traffic on I-90 near Stewartville was impacted early Thursday morning after a semi-truck crashed into the median. The tractor-trailer rolled, spilling its contents all over the grassy median and forcing one lane to be shut down.

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