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Public Invited to Open House for Rochester Road Project

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - An open house is being held Thursday for a major road project in northwest Rochester.

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Congressman Walz Loses Title to Bear Meat Casserole

Washington, D.C. (KROC-AM News) - A casserole made with bear meat was selected as the winner of the 2017 Minnesota Congressional Delegation's hot dish contest on Wednesday.

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67 MPH Wind Raked Downtown Rochester

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM New)- A list of the highest wind gusts reported to the National Weather Service across the east half of Minnesota on Wednesday shows downtown Rochester was visited by straight-line winds with the power of a weak tornado.

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Rochester Woman Admits to Malicious Punishment Charge

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester woman has admitted to a gross misdemeanor charge in a child abuse case.

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Storm Update – Tornado Confirmed in Clarks Grove

Clarks Grove, MN (KROC-AM News) - The National Weather Service has confirmed the extensive storm damage that occurred in Freeborn and Sherburne Counties on Monday was caused by tornadoes.

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Governor Signs New Sunday Liquor Sales Law

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - The perennial debate over Sunday liquor sales in Minnesota is finally over.

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Dodge Center Robber Threatened to Shoot Subway Employees

Dodge Center, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Dodge County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a gunman who attempted to rob the Subway restaurant in Dodge Center last night.

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Damage just south of Pine Island, MN (Photo courtesy Olmsted County Sheriff's Office)
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Minnesota Sets a Tornado Record

Undated (KROC AM News) - Weather history was made Monday when a tornado touched down in east-central Minnesota.

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Damaging Wind and Hail Hit Rochester Area

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The line of thunderstorms that moved across southern Minnesota Monday afternoon and evening delivered large hail, dangerous lightning strikes and wind gusts topping 50 miles per hour to the Rochester area.

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9 Little-Known Minnesota Traffic Laws

I was curious as to some of the strange or forgotten Minnesota driving laws that are on the books. Some of these I had thought had been changed, but I guess not...

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