I’m a lifelong Rochester resident and host of Rochester Today on 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, Police Chief and Olmsted County Sheriff. You can also expect to hear the Mayor, the Superintendent of the Rochester Public Schools, along with a list of local experts that includes Mike Dougherty from MNDOT, Steve Lange from Rochester Magazine, local attorney David Shulman and experienced automotive technician Dick Zeitler. 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.
Cause of Rochester Storage Business Fire Undetermined
Investigators were not able to pinpoint the ignition source.
Critical Injury Crash Near Rochester Airport
A 70-year-old Hayfield man was airlifted to St. Marys Hospital with life-threatening injuries in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon
Albert Lea Infant Death Investigated
A statement says the parents of the 1-year-old girl called 911 around 7:30 this morning after they found the child unresponsive and not breathing.
Reward Offered in GameStop Robbery Case
Rochester Police a reward offered by the owner of the video game business will lead to arrests.
Minnesota Lawmakers Attend Anti-Sex Harassment Training
All 134 members of the Minnesota House paused their legislative duties Wednesday to attend an all-day training course on sexual harassment and discrimination.
Mayo Clinic Net Income Rose Nearly 50% in 2017
The Mayo Clinic saw its net operating income rise $232 million last year.
Two Injured in Crash on Highway 52 Near St. Marys Hospital
Two people were taken to St. Marys Hospital following a two-vehicle crash this morning in Rochester.
Rochester School Board Facing Unexpected Need for Spending Cuts
The Rochester School Board is being that it will need to approve some budget cuts later this year.
One of Olmsted County’s “Most Wanted” Captured
A man on Olmsted County’s “Most Wanted” list has been captured in Houston County.
Rochester Robbery Victim Listed in Critical but Stable Condition
Rochester Police say the injuries suffered by the robbery victim were far more serious than originally thought and he required emergency surgery to relieve pressure on his brain.