Slick Conditions Reported on Highways Surrounding Rochester
Strong southwest winds with gusts well over 30 miles per hour are creating some very slick conditions and parts of southeastern Minnesota this afternoon.
Prosecutor – St. Paul Officer Justified in Fatal Shooting
A Minnesota prosecutor says he won't bring charges against a St. Paul police officer who shot and killed a man who charged him with a knife.
Rochester Airport Awarded Grant to Pursue Western Connection
The Rochester International Airport has been awarded a $750,000 federal grant to recruit a new non-stop service from Rochester to a major airline hub in the western US.
Senate Republicans Roll Out $1Billion Tax Relief Plan
Leaders of the Minnesota Senate's GOP majority have proposed giving the state's projected $1.3 billion budget surplus back to taxpayers.
Minnesotans Asked to Honor Officer Arik Matson on Saturday
The Minnesota Senate today joined the mayors of Waseca and Albert Lea in declaring this Saturday Arik Matson Day.
Minnesota Reports Season's Second Flu Death Involving a Child
Influenza has claimed the life of another child in Minnesota.
Great Harvest Bread Co. Announces Second Rochester Location
The second location will be located in the new First Alliance Credit Union branch.
Rochester Civic Theater Given Notice of Lease Termination
Rochester Civic Theater is being notified that it has 30 days to address a list of issues that city officials contend has put the organization in violation of its long-standing lease of the theater and the Mayo Civic Center complex.
Achievement Gap Constitutional Amendment Discussion in Rochester
A Retired Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and the current president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis will appear in Rochester this evening to promote a proposed amendment to Minnesota’s constitution.
MN Task Force Issues Recommendations For Affordable Medications
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison has unveiled a task force report that makes 14 recommendations for lowering prescription drug prices.
1st District Congressman Hagedorn Discloses Cancer Diagnosis
Minnesota freshman Republican Rep. Jim Hagedorn said Wednesday he is being treated for cancer but still plans to run for re-election this year.
5 Years For 55 Pounds of Meth From Rochester Drug Bust
A Rochester woman has been sentenced for a drug trafficking conviction stemming from the discovery of a large shipment of methamphetamine from Mexico last year.
Assault Sends Rochester Security Guard Down Stairwell
Rochester Police responded to an attack on a security guard in downtown Rochester Tuesday evening.
Another Teenage Crash Victim in Southern Minnesota
Another southern Minnesota teenager has died in a traffic crash.
No Decision Concerning Rochester School Start Times
The Rochester School Board has decided to hold off on making a decision concerning changes to school start times.