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.
Possible Drowning in Rochester Creek
It’s feared a 46-year-old Rochester man drowned Thursday while playing with his dog in Bear Creek.
KROC News: Flash Briefing For Thursday, July 18, 2019 – Afternoon
Here is your KROC News afternoon flash briefing for Thursday, July 18, 2019 :
Minnesota Employers Still Having Trouble Filling Jobs
Some new and revised state statistics show Minnesota has now enjoyed job growth over four consecutive months for the first time since February of last year.
Plea Deal In Rochester Case Involving a Facebook Post and a Gun
A Rochester woman was sentenced to probation today after entering into a plea agreement to settle accusations that she had threatened a young man with a gun.
KROC News: Flash Briefing For Wednesday, July 17, 2019 – Afternoon
Here is your KROC News afternoon flash briefing for Wednesday, July 17, 2019 :
Rochester Expecting Scorching Heat to Follow Heavy Storms
Residents of southeastern Minnesota are being told to be prepared for the possibility of flooding followed by tropical heat.
Former Senator Recovering in Rochester Following Cancer Surgery
Former US Senator Norm Coleman is now recovering from cancer surgery performed this week by a Mayo Clinic team in Rochester.
KROC News: Flash Briefing For Tuesday, July 16, 2019 – Afternoon
Here is your KROC News afternoon flash briefing for Tuesday, July 16, 2019:
Rochester Police ID Victims of Suspected Murder-Suicide
Rochester police have released the names of the father and son who died yesterday in a suspected murder-suicide.
Water Advisory For Rochester Swimming Spot Canceled
A water advisory posted for Foster Arend Pond in Rochester has been lifted.