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.
Not Guilty Pleas Entered in Rochester Attempted Murder Case
The 18-year-old suspect is accused of shooting his father last month.
Rochester Interim Superintendent Interviews Are Today
The Rochester School Board will meet this afternoon to interview the finalists for the interim superintendent of the Rochester School District.
Rochester Area Sees First COVID-19 Death in About 4 Months
An Olmsted County woman in her late 50s died late last month.
Rochester and Plainview Women Injured in Monday Morning Crash
Two women were transported to St. Marys Hospital following a crash this morning just north of Chatfield.
Rochester Man Arrested as Suspect in Catalytic Converter Thefts
Officials say they recovered 7 of the emission control devices.
Trial Date Set For Rochester Man in Wisconsin Murder Case
The murder occurred about 4 years ago near Nelson, Wisconsin.
Semi-Truck Involved in Crash With School Bus Near Stewartville
It occurred when the school bus stopped to drop off some children.
Duplex Fire Kills Young Minnesota Child
Authorities in northern Minnesota in Cast County are reporting the tragic death of another young child.
Life Prison Sentence For Spring Grove Man
He was accused of a deadly shooting last summer.
One Injured When Two Trucks Collide in West Concord
A St. Charles man was transported to St. Marys Hospital.