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Man Sentenced for Murder at Albert Lea Area State Park

A Brownsville man went before a judge in The Freeborn County on Friday to be sentenced for shooting and killing a 23-year-old man last summer.

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Byron Woman Charged with Stealing Pulltab Money

A Byron-area woman is accused of stealing pulltab money from a Rochester bar.

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Hayfield Woman Caught Driving with BAC of .35

A Hayfield-area woman has been charged with DUI after tests showed she had a blood/alcohol concentration of .35 after her arrest Wednesday evening.

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Guilty Plea in Stewartville Child Porn Case

A Stewartville man is scheduled to be sentenced in November for a child pornography conviction.

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Rochester Included in New Air Quality Alert

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued a new Air Quality Alert that includes the Rochester area.

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U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.3 Percent, Lowest Level In 16 Years
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Minnesota Unemployment Rate Slightly Higher in August

Job growth in Minnesota slowed last month, causing a modest increase in the jobless rate.

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Stewartville Man Caught With 13 Pounds Of Meth

Olmstead County Officials executed a search warrant on a home on 3rd Street NW on Monday and discovered over 13 pounds of methamphetamine. The owner of the home, 35-year-old Derek Thielen was the subject of an on-going investigation.

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Big Meth Bust in Stewartville

A Stewartville man was arrested Monday after a large amount of methamphetamine was found in his home.

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This Gardner From Minnesota Just Grew a 22 Pound WHAT?

This thing has a great chance at getting him a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records.

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Two Men Admit to Involvement in Rochester Shooting

Two of the men charged in connection with one of two shootings that occurred in broad daylight in Rochester back in May have worked out deals with Olmsted County prosecutors.

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