Fillmore County Girl Wins National Essay Contest
A Spring Valley fourth-grader won the top prize in a national essay contest.
Sleeping Driver Causes Crash on I-35 Near Ellendale
A driver fell asleep on I-35 and caused a crash that flipped his own car on its side and left two people injured.
High Profile Rochester Murder Trial Postponed
A Rochester murder trial that is expected to attract a lot of news media coverage has been delayed.
High Speed Chase in Rochester Results in Felony Conviction
An Olmsted County Jury has convicted a Rochester man on three felony charges stemming from a high-speed chase in R
At Least Two Killed in Pair of Motorcycle Crashes
The State Patrol responded to two fatal motorcycle crashes in the Twin Cities late last night and early today and both crashes occurred at interchanges connected to Highway 100.
Heat Advisory Issued for Rochester Area
Oppressive heat is forecast across much of Minnesota this weekend.
Stewartville Teen Longboarder Hurt
A Stewartville teenager had a close call Thursday.
Two Arrested in Assault, Robbery of Rochester Man
Two people were arrested early Friday as suspects in the assault and robbery of a Rochester man.
Rochester Restaurant Accused of Mistreating Muslim Family
A Rochester restaurant is the target of a complaint by the Minnesota Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
Rural Rochester Lawn Tractor Crash Victim ID’d
The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Department has released the name of the rural Rochester man who died last night in a traffic crash near the southeast edge of Rochester.
Traffic Stoppages Planned Tonight on Highway 14 in Owatonna
Motorists are being told to expect some delays caused by brief traffic stoppages on Highway 14 in Owatonna tonight.
Rochester Woman Hurt after Her Car is Rear Ended by a Motorcycle
The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office is reporting an unusual traffic accident involving a woman who was hurt when her car was rear-ended by a motorcycle.
Benny's Bites the Dust
A one-time popular hangout for Rochester teenagers is no more.
A Lot of Rochester Drivers Break this Law
I'm pretty sure a lot of people aren't aware of this or choose to ignore it because I see people breaking this law nearly every day.
Rochester Police Fourth in State For Property Forfeitures
An annual report on criminal forfeitures in Minnesota shows the Rochester Police Department is among the most active law enforcement agencies in the state for property seizures in connection with criminal investigations.
Faribault Man Arrested After Owatonna Bank Robbery
The Owatonna Police Department reports the arrest of a man after a robbery of the US Bank in downtown Owatonna Tuesday afternoon.
Car Sought in Cannon Falls Home Invasion Case
The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Department has released a photo of a car that investigators believe may have been used in a recent home invasion at a rural Cannon Falls residence.
Rochester Man Arrested Again for Domestic Abuse
A Rochester man with a history of domestic abuse is facing new charges.
More Mail Thefts Reported in Rochester
The Rochester Police Dept. is once again sounding the alarm about mail thieves.
Stewartville Company Announces Expansion, More Jobs
A well-known Stewartville manufacturing company has announced an expansion of its current operations and the creation of more jobs.