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Minneapolis Mississippi Locks Closed to Recreational Boaters

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has closed the locks on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis to recreational vessels due to high water flow rates.

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Woodbury Woman Accused of Human Trafficking

Stillwater, MN (KROC-AM News) - Prosecutors in Washington County have charged a Woodbury woman with five felony counts related to human labor trafficking.

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Explosion Injures Bloomington Man

Bloomington, MN (Learfield Wire Service) -  Police in Bloomington are investigating an explosion Thursday night that left a man with serious burns and other injuries.

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Six Firms Interested in Rochester Transit Contract

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The city of Rochester has heard from six transit companies interested in pursuing the contract for operating Rochester’s public transit system.

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3 years in Prison for Home Invasion

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man has been sentenced to three years in prison for participating in a violent home invasion in February.

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Woman Accused of Threatening Former Roommate With a Pipe

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester police were called to a business at the Crossroads Shopping Center late Thursday afternoon after a woman carrying a large pipe came into the store and threatened an employee.

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Special Session Being Planned For Late August

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - Governor Mark Dayton and top legislative leaders emerged from a meeting this morning and indicated their goal is to call state lawmakers back to St. Paul the third week of August for a special session.

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Not Guilty Plea Entered by Owatonna Murder Suspect

Owatonna, MN (KROC-AM News) - One of the men charged in the connection with a recent homicide in the Owatonna area made a brief appearance Thursday in Steele County Court.

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Mississippi River Forecast to Rise Sharply

La Crosse, WI (KROC-AM News) - The torrential rains that have produced deadly flooding in parts of eastern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin are predicted to produce sharp increases in water levels on the Mississippi River in southeastern Minnesota, but no significant flooding problems are expected.

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Moderate Economic Growth Seen in Minneapolis Fed District

Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News) - The new Beige Book report from the Federal Reserve describes economic growth in Minnesota and the other states administered by the Fed Bank in Minneapolis as moderate.

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