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, experienced automotive technician Dick Zeitler and Jim Walter with the Power of Learning. 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-Based Red Bulls Arrive in Kuwait
Hundreds the Minnesota National Guard soldiers have arrived in the Middle East.
Waseca Police Seek Assistance in Finding Missing Teenager
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has issued a statewide missing person alert for a Waseca teenager.
A Half Million Minnesotans Have Already Voted
The polls open at 7 AM Tuesday for the midterm elections, but over a half-million Minnesotans have already cast their ballots.
Rochester Woman Admits Guilt in Drug Related Robbery
A Rochester woman has pleaded guilty to a first-degree aggravated robbery charge for her role in a drug-related robbery in August.
Pedestrian Hit by Car in Rochester ID’d
Rochester Police are investigating a traffic crash that injured a pedestrian and significantly disrupted the morning commute along 2nd Street Southwest.
Not Guilty Pleas Entered by Former Kasson Police Officer
A trial date has been set in the case of a former Kasson Police Officer facing sex abuse charges.
Supreme Court to Consider Winona County Frac Sand Ban
The legal fight over frac sand mining in Winona County continues.
Cannon Falls Home Invasion Suspects Charged
An Inver Grove Heights man was arraigned this week in Goodhue County Court on charges stemming from a violent home invasion at a rural Cannon Falls home earlier this year.
Court Appearance for Lois Riess
A Blooming Prairie woman who faces a possible death sentence in Florida made a brief appearance today before a judge in Lee County
Snapchat Threat Leads to Arrest of Winona Teenager
A Winona teenager was taken into custody this morning on charges connected to a threatening social media posting.