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Do Pets Need to Be Restrained in Cars in Minnesota?

Yesterday, on my way home from work, I saw a woman driving an SUV on Highway 52 with a dog on her lap. The dog was huge and had its head sticking out the window. I wondered if this was legal because the woman's line of vision was clearly obstructed.

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Thomas York
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Rochester Teen Advances to National Spelling Bee Finals

Washington, D.C. (KROC-AM News) - A Rochester teenager is among the 40 spellers chosen to advance to the finals in the 2017 Scripp’s National Spelling Bee.

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Greg Davids-photo from Minnesota House of Representatives
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Davids Compares Governor Dayton’s Actions to Those of a Dictator

Minnesota State Representative Greg Davids called out Governor Dayton on KROC-AM in Rochester Wednesday morning, comparing his veto of funding for the legislature to a move one might expect to be made by a dictator...

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Popular Rochester Restaurant Closing at the End of Summer

After seven years, a popular Rochester eatery is about to close its doors for good.

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Gov. Mark Dayton
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Dayton Signs Budget Bills Minus Funding for Legislature

St. Paul, MN (KROC-AM News) - There will not be a state government shutdown this summer, but there could be another special session, or a court fight.

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Rochester Chipotle Restaurants Hit by Data Breach

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Both Chipotle restaurant locations in Rochester are among the 62 locations in Minnesota that were affected by a data security breach earlier this year.

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Rochester Man Found Unresponsive After Motorcycle Crash

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester man who was found knocked out after crashing his motorcycle over the weekend remains in the hospital.

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Tense Situation at Rochester Restaurant Ends Peacefully

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - There were some tense moments at a Rochester restaurant Sunday when a police officer pointed his gun at a woman who had been arguing with employees.

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Are These the Perfect Seats to Catch a Home Run Ball at Target Field?

It's about time someone figured this stuff out!

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Rochester’s Memorial Day Event at Veterans Memorial

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester’s official Memorial Day activities begin just after 9 a.m. with music in the downtown provided by Mayo Clinic’s carillon.

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