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How Minnesotan Are You?

I consider myself a proud Minnesotan, but the truth is, despite a few decades of residency, I am not originally from this great state. At this point, having lived more years in the state than elsewhere, I think it's fair to call Minnesota my home state, but when I came across a quiz that would determine just how Minnesotan I am, I couldn't resist taking it, and now you can too! 

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Minnesota’s Worst Measles Outbreak in 20 Years

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - An ongoing measles outbreak in Minnesota has become worst to hit the state in at least two decades.

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Work Begins This Fall on First Discovery Square Building

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  Work is expected to begin later this year on the first building in the DMC Discovery Square district in downtown Rochester.

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Thousands of Bottles of Mike’s Hard Lemonade Dumped on Interstate near Stewartville

Traffic on I-90 near Stewartville was impacted early this morning after a semi-truck crashed into the median. The tractor-trailer rolled, spilling its contents all over the grassy median and forcing one lane to be shut down.

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Minnesota Ranked Among Best Places For Millennials

Minnesota frequently is at the top of the list in rankings for a number of things. In yet another recent study done by Wallethub, Minnesota was ranked as one of the top states for millennials. Many people seem uncertain about what age group exactly falls under the label of millennial. According the the Pew Research Center, "those born after 1980 and the first generation to come of age in the new millennium."

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Local Rochester Deli Makes List of ’10 Best Delis in Minnesota!’

If you've ever been there before, then this shouldn't surprise you at all.

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Study Highlights Rochester Area Child Care Shortage

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A new report has found a significant shortage in child care availability in Olmsted County.

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Highway 56 Bridge Replacements Start May 1

Another traffic headache is coming your way starting May 1 as MnDOT (Minnesota Department of Transportation) will start the replacement of the Highway 56 bridges south of Stanton at Prairie Creek and and north of Kenyon at the north fork of the Zumbro River...

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Another Home Invasion at Rochester Apartment Complex

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  Several men burst into a Rochester apartment early Wednesday and one of the occupants was assaulted and had his cellphone taken from him.

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4th Street SE Project Will Have Major Travel Impacts on Rochester Motorists

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Work is scheduled to begin Wednesday on a road project that city officials say will have major travel impacts on a busy street in southeast Rochester.

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