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Looks Like It’s Farewell to Rochester’s VFW and the Benny’s Building

Patrons of Rochester’s VFW club may soon have to find a new watering hole - and, the city may be losing another building that was a popular hangout for teenagers and young adults in the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s.

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Rochester Choice School Wins National Honor

A Rochester elementary school is among the eight schools throughout Minnesota that are being recognized as 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools.

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Another Piece of Rochester History is Disappearing

Two motels that served Mayo Clinic patients for decades are disappearing.

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Rochester Man Now Facing Manslaughter Charge in Infant’s Death

The Rochester man accused of a causing an emergency C-section that ended in the baby’s death is expected to be arraigned Wednesday on a 1st degree manslaughter charge.

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Rochester Infant Dies Three Days After Emergency C-Section

A Rochester man who was charged Friday with causing the emergency birth of his ex-girlfriend’s baby girl will likely face new charges now that the infant has died.

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Rochester Police Chief Roger Peterson at National Night Out- RPD photo
Rochester Police Chief Roger Peterson at National Night Out- RPD photo
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Rochester City Council Stands Behind Police Chief Peterson

Rochester Police Chief Roger Peterson continues to have the full support of the City Council.

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Rochester Woman Has Emergency C-section After Assault

A Rochester woman had to undergo an emergency C-section Thursday after she got into a confrontation with her ex-boyfriend.

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Surprise Guilty Plea in Owatonna Murder Case

Prosecutors in Steele County worked out a plea agreement with an Owatonna man during the fourth day of jury selection for his murder trial.

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Man Found near Rochester Park Had No Pulse

Rochester police say foul play is not suspected in an incident involving a man who was found on the ground Wednesday night in an area behind the Cub Foods store.

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Rochester Officials Frustrated by Inability to Respond to Former Officer’s Statements

The attorney who represented the City of Rochester in the dispute that led to a $1 million settlement with a veteran police officer has issued a new statement in response to allegations made by former Lieutenant Eli Umpierre.

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