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Minnesota Marks 50th Anniversary of Tornado Tragedy

This Sunday, April 30, will mark the 50th anniversary of what's been called Black Sunday in Minnesota. On that date in 1967 about 21 tornadoes broke out in Iowa and Southern Minnesota...

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Rochester Police Investigating Suspicious Incident at City Park

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester police are investigating a report from a 13-year-old boy involving a strange man who apparently tried to make contact with his 3-year-old sister Monday.

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Another Fire at Rural Olmsted County House

Oronoco, MN (KROC AM News) - Firefighters were sent to a rural Olmsted County residence twice Tuesday morning, just one day after a blaze was reported at the home.

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Minnesota Health Department Issues Statewide Measles Advisory

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - A growing measles outbreak in the Twin Cities has prompted the issuance of a statewide advisory by the Minnesota Department of Health.

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Olmsted County Deputy Helps Woman out of Burning Home

Oronoco, MN (KROC-AM News) - An Olmsted County deputy who was sent to check a house fire early Monday ended up helping a woman to safety.

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8-Year-Old Iowa Boy Named Prom King

Most 8-year-olds spent the weekend playing with legos or riding bikes. Elliot Burgos went to prom... and won prom king.

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Rochester Real Estate Prices Continue to Climb

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The arrival of Spring boosted southeastern Minnesota’s real estate market, despite an ongoing shortage of homes for sale.

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Road Work Will Affect Two Rochester Streets

 

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Work on two busy Rochester streets is expected to affect traffic this week.

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Kasson Man Injured in Car-Semi Crash

Le Roy, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Kasson man was transported to St. Mary's Hospital following a head-on crash with a semi-truck early Friday.

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Minnesota Roundabout Refresher

It seems that people have very strong options on roundabouts. They are touted as being a safer alternative, but a lot of people seem to think they just bring a different set of issues. Love them or hate them, roundabouts are everywhere, and many people seem like they might benefit from a refresher. 

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