I’m a lifelong Rochester resident and host of Rochester Today on News-Talk 1340 KROC-AM. The lively one hour program runs from 11 a.m. to Noon weekdays Every Tuesday and Thursday conservative commentator and author Tom Ostrom joins me to talk about the events and issues of the day. On Monday, Wednesday and Friday, James Rabe joins me to highlight the latest happenings in Rochester, along with regular appearances by the Rochester City Council President, Mayor, Olmsted County Sheriff, and the Superintendent of the Rochester Public Schools. You can also expect to hear from a list of local experts that includes Mike Dougherty from MNDOT, Steve Lange from Rochester Magazine, retired local attorney David Shulman, experienced automotive technician Dick Zeitler and Med City Movie Guy Chris Miksanek. When I’m not hosting Rochester Today, I wear my objective journalist hat as a member of the KROC news team for over 30 years.
Warrant Issued For Rochester Man After He Skipped Court Hearing
He was allegedly caught with seven POUNDS of fentanyl.
Deadly Drag Race on Minnesota Road Leads to 15 Year Prison Term
She was convicted of multiple 3rd Degree Murder charges.
(UPDATE) Fatal Crash Shutdown Highway 63 North of Rochester
The State Patrol says a teenage boy was driving the semi-truck involved in the crash.
Investigation of Apparent Drug Overdose at Rochester HS Continues
Reports indicate a student was taken to the hospital after being given Narcan.
MN Finally Recoups Private Sector Jobs Lost to COVID Shutdown
The pandemic shutdown erased more than 385,000 private sector jobs in Minnesota.
Traffic Stop Near Pine Island Results in 65 Month Prison Sentence
He happened to be carrying hundreds of fentanyl pills.
Fatal Road Grader Incident Reported Near Millville
The victim was the operator of the heavy machinery.
Rochester Area Catalytic Converter Thief is Headed to Prison
A jury found him guilty in January.
Mayo Clinic Reports Record High Private DMC Investment
The more than $172 million total will help free up $30 million in state DMC funding.
Rochester Apartment Building Condemned Over Safety Violations
The situation developed after a fire call at the property last weekend.