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.
Minnesota Motorist Sentenced to Prison For Death of Young Girl
He tested positive for meth after the deadly 2022 incident.
Guilty Pleas Entered by Chatfield Man Accused of Child Sex Abuse
Police say the abuse occurred in Chatfield and Rochester.
Convicted Rochester Drug Dealer Sent to Prison For 2nd Major Bust
The 21-year-old was also busted in 2022 for dealing drugs while living in University of Minnesota-Rochester housing.
Vigil Planned Wednesday Evening in Wabasha For Fallen Officer
Officer Matthew Ruge was a graduate of Wabasha-Kellogg High School.
Rochester 7th Grader Has Advanced to the National Spelling Bee
He is a student in the Rochester Catholic School System.
Rochester Woman Admits Ripping Off Elderly Man in Memory Care
Investigators identified more than $125,000 in stolen funds.
Motion to Dismiss Filed in Lawsuit Against Rochester City Council
A hearing in federal court on the motion is scheduled to take place in April.
MN State Patrol Says Alcohol Was Involved in Fatal Freeway Crash
At least one person was killed in the three-vehicle crash.
Charges- Minnesota School Bus Driver BAC Tested at 4X Legal Limit
She was arrested Thursday morning after she drove a bus carrying 45 students off a road.
Authorities ID Young Man Killed in Western Minnesota House Fire
5 other people were transported to the hospital after being rescued.