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A Mexican-Style Chili Feast
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Don’t Miss Rochester’s 9th Annual Chili Challenge

In addition to the chili there will be family activities, live music and beer!

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Kutzky House- Kim David, Townsquare Media
Kutzky House- Kim David, Townsquare Media
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Kutzky House Scheduled for Demolition

Going, going, gone.The Kutzky House will soon be gone.

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18th Avenue NW Reconstruction Starts Monday

It appears the weather will be cooperative on Monday for the scheduled start of a major road project in northwest Rochester.

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La Tuna Canyon Fire Prompts Evacuations in Burbank
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Minnesota National Guard Directed to Assist Fire Fight in West U.S.

Personnel and equipment from the Minnesota National Guard could soon be headed west to assist in firefighting efforts.

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Here We Go Again – More Street Construction in Rochester, Minnesota starts on Monday September 11th

As you're getting ready to make your way to work come Monday it might be wise to plan a few more minutes into your travel time to work or you might be late.

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Byron Teens Admit Starting Fire

Two teenagers have admitted starting a fire earlier this week that wiped out an abandoned house in Byron.

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RPU boom truck
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RPU Crew Headed to Florida to Help

Rochester Public Utilities has responded to a request for help from utilities in the expected path of Hurricane Irma.

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Minnesota Drug Overdose Deaths Continue to Climb

Minnesota’s alarming trend of rising numbers of deadly drug overdoses continued last year.

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Rochester Students Outperform State & Nation on ACT

Statewide, the average composite score posted by members of the Class of 2017 on the ACT was 21.5.

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Rickford Munger
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Rochester Window Peeper Sentenced Again

A Rochester man described by police as a perennial window peeper has been sentenced for his latest incident.

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