COVID 19 – Wisconsin Shutting Down
Gov. Tony Evers said Monday that he will order the closure of all nonessential businesses starting Tuesday and he urged people to stay at home to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
City Council Set to Take Up Ethics Complaint and Vetoes
The Rochester City Council agenda for Monday includes continued discussion of an ethics complaint against 2nd Ward Councilmember Michael Wojcik.
New CEO for Minnesota Stadium Authority
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The beleaguered public agency overseeing the Minnesota Vikings stadium has named a new CEO.
Minnesota Banking and Political Leader Has Died
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — TCF Financial Corp. says Bill Cooper, the chief executive credited with reviving and building the once failing savings and loan into Minnesota's third-largest banking company, has died at age 73.
Rochester Man Admits to Fatal Shooting
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man has entered into a plea agreement to charges stemming from a fatal shooting in August.
Lawmakers Consider Deal on Drug Sentences
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota county attorneys and law enforcement officials say they've reached a deal to make broad reductions to prison sentences for drug offenders.
Armed Robberies Reported at Rochester Apartment Complex
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester Police are investigating a pair of armed robberies at a southeast Rochester apartment complex.
Demonstrators Snarl Traffic in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Demonstrators decrying police treatment of minorities stopped traffic for several hours on a major highway near downtown Minneapolis before rallying at City Hall.
MNsure Lowers Enrollment Projection by a Third
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Officials say Minnesota's health insurance exchange is cutting its enrollment projection for next year by one-third, but will still have a balanced budget.
New Details About WSU Student’s Death
FOUNTAIN CITY, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a college student who was found dead in a Wisconsin restaurant dumbwaiter had become tangled in the machine.