Hello there! I'm the new kid on the block and am beyond excited to join the KROC News Team. I come to Rochester from Winona where I went to college and learned the ropes of this wonderful radio thing. I grew up as a Minnesota sports fan behind enemy lines in western Wisconsin. There's a good chance I'll be out on the golf course in season and counting down the days until my next tee shot in the winter.
Drug Arrests on the Rise in Olmsted County, Overdoses Trending Down
The Minnesota BCA launched a new drug-crime dashboard this week.
Milk Truck & Pick-up Injury Crash Snarls Traffic in Winona County
It happened shortly before 5:45 a.m. Friday.
Absentee Voting Underway for Key Rochester-Area Ballot Items
Election Day is November 7.
Southern Minnesota Stabbing That Sent Victim to Hospital Under Investigation
The report indicates the stabbing victim was transported to a hospital by ambulance for further care.
Southeast Minnesota Crash Sends Four People to Hospital
Both drivers and two passengers were injured.
Man Wanted for Attempted Murder Arrested on Southern Minnesota Campus
The arrest warrant was issued by authorities in Ramsey County.
Search Warrants Lead to Meth Sales Charges Against Rochester Man
The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office served the search warrants for two vehicles and two storage units as part of the investigation this past June.
Stewartville Felon Accused of Punching Olmsted County Deputy During Recent Arrest
Court documents say deputies who responded to the scene then deployed a taser to get him under control.
Update: Three Killed in Two Seperate Southern Minnesota Crashes Wednesday
Both deadly crashes occurred at rural intersections.
Olmsted County Moves Forward on New Homeless Shelter, Sets Tax Levy
The county’s Housing and Redevelopment Authority Board greenlit the next phase of the plan to replace the Rochester Community Warming Shelter.