Rochester-Olmsted County Planning Director Placed on Leave
Just as the city of Rochester wades deeper into adopting a new comprehensive plan and various DMC proposals comes word the top local government planning official has been placed on administrative leave.
New Traffic Lights Planned for Rochester's West Circle Drive
The Olmsted County Board is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a recommendation to award a bid for new traffic lights on W. Circle Dr.
Cub Scout Hayfield Fundraiser Saturday for Anthony Reid's Family
Anthony Reid passed away unexpectedly this weekend and Cub Scouts are leading the way with a benefit for his family.
City Council Takes Action on Bloom Project, Days Inn Designation
The Rochester City Council has approved the preliminary plan for the proposed Bloom project.
Rochester Man Sentenced in Stolen Squad Car Case
A Rochester man is headed to prison for his conviction on a charge of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.
Rochester Construction Activity Ahead of Last Year's Pace
Last year was a record year for construction in Rochester and this year is trending toward being even busier.
Motorist Killed After Ejected from Rolling Truck
A Twin Cities-area man was killed early Sunday after crashing his pickup truck on I-94 in St Paul.
Rochester Police Release More Details About Weekend Stabbings
Rochester police officers were called to the Castleview Apartments less than an hour before two tenants were stabbed to death at the complex.
Young Hayfield Boy Found Dead in Bed
The Dodge County Sheriff’s office is investigating the death of a young Hayfield boy.
Massive Bloom International Project Before Rochester City Council
Proposals impacting the future and history of downtown Rochester will be the subject of public hearings before the Rochester City Council Monday evening.
Rochester Police ID Murder Victims and Suspect
The two victims and the suspect were residents of the Salvation Army's Castleview Apartments in downtown Rochester.
Rochester Police Investigate Two Fatal Stabbings
Two men died at St. Marys Hospital after they were found with critical stab wounds at a downtown Rochester Apartment Saturday evening.
Minnesota Teen Dies in Fiery Crash
A fiery car wreck in west-central Minnesota early Saturday claimed the life of a teenager.
Popular RochMN Librarian Wins National Honor for Her Youth Work!
There are only 50 librarians honored as 2018's Movers and Shakers, we have one right here in Rochester, in part for her work with LGBTQIA youth.
Man Arrested After Late Night Police Pursuit in Rochester
Not one, not two, but three law enforcement agencies were involved in a police chase in Rochester Thursday.
Car Backs Into Rochester Business
A Rochester business had its schedule interrupted Thursday when a car crashed into its building.
Rochester Man Still Critical After Thursday Traffic Wreck
The man who was involved in a serious traffic wreck in Rochester Thursday remains in critical condition.
Felony Counts Against Rochester Man Dropped in Plea Deal
A Rochester man has been sentenced to the time he has already spent in jail on charges that he tried to run down another man with his car last May.
Fewer and Fewer Flu Cases in Minnesota
Overall flu activity in Minnesota remains classified as “regional” by state health officials, but the latest influenza update from the State Health Department shows flu activity continued to drop off last week.
Two Charged in Rochester Murder Case
Charges were filed today against two of the four men arrested after a 40-year-old man was shoot and killed Monday night.