State of Emergency Declared in Cannon Falls
It’s a big mess in parts of SE Minnesota where suspected tornadoes struck Thursday evening.
Severe Weather Rips Through Parts of SE Minnesota
Severe weather that apparently included tornadoes blasted through portions of southeast Minnesota Thursday evening, causing widespread damage.
Tornadoes Possible This Afternoon in Rochester
If a tornado warning is issued you should seek shelter immediately.
Rochester Woman Who was Run Over by Truck Has Died
The Rochester woman who was run over by a pickup truck Monday has died.
Flooding A Concern Tonight in Southeast Minnesota
The National Weather Service is monitoring the situation closely.
St Charles Couple Survives Stockton Hill Wreck
It was a close call Tuesday for a St. Charles couple when the pickup truck they were in crashed down an embankment in Winona County.
Rural Rochester Man Survives House Explosion
A rural Olmsted County man who was taking a nap Tuesday morning had a rude awakening. His house blew up.
Items Stolen from Rochester Salvation Army Store Found Burning
Some evidence from a weekend burglary of a Rochester Salvation Army store was found Monday night - burning.
Lawsuit Against Rochester Public Schools, Former Employee Settled
A lawsuit against a former Rochester School District employee who was charged with having sex with one of her students has been settled - but the details will remain unknown to the public.
Hearing Set for Former Kasson Cop Charged With Child Sex Abuse
A former Kasson police officer charged with sexually abusing young children was in court Monday and for a second time, a request to modify his bail was denied.
Are Rochester Physicians Burned Out?
The Mayo Clinic, among other researchers, found that Physician burnout is a dangerous mix of exhaustion and depersonalization that contributes to physicians making mistakes while administering health care.
Vikings Stefon Diggs Has Hilarious Sexual Quip on 'Family Feud'
The legend of the Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs continues to grow.
Mayo Clinic's Gonda Building To Get Huge Expansion
The Mayo Clinic announced plans today to expand the Gonda Building in downtown Rochester.
Community Survey Results - The 3 Things People Want in Rochester
Do you agree with the results or do you have different opinions on the state of our city?
Faribault Prison On Lockdown After Inmate Punches Officer
The Faribault prison was put into lockdown for the 2nd time in as many months, this time after an inmate attacked a correctional officer.
Rochester Man Found Knocked Out at Peace Plaza
A Rochester man who was assaulted was found facedown in a pool of blood in the heart of the downtown early Saturday.
Rochester Woman Assaulted While on Social Media Video Chat
This may have been a first for the Rochester Police Dept - a social media assault
Rochester Woman Seriously Injured After Being Run Over by Truck
A Rochester woman suffered critical injuries early Monday after being run over by a pickup truck.
Minnesota State Patrol Says You Shouldn’t KiKi and Drive
It's not only dangerous, it's illegal!
A Very Summerlike Final Weekend of the Summer of 2018
Yes, it was hot across southern Minnesota Saturday, along with summerlike humidity.