I’m a lifelong Rochester resident and host of Rochester Today on News-Talk 1340 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, Mayor, Olmsted County Sheriff, and the Superintendent of the Rochester Public Schools. You can also expect to hear from a list of local experts that includes Mike Dougherty from MNDOT, Steve Lange from Rochester Magazine, retired local attorney David Shulman, experienced automotive technician Dick Zeitler and Med City Movie Guy Chris Miksanek. 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.
BCA Issues Statewide Alert For Missing Minnesota Teenager
Investigators say she has had no contact on social media with her friends since Monday.
Hundreds of Minnesota National Guard Members Are Heading Overseas
Their 10-month deployment to the Middle East is scheduled to begin in February.
Minnesota Man Admits Guilt: Selling Illegal Machine Gun Devices
Federal authorities say he is a convicted felon barred from possessing firearms or ammunition and was working at a Federal Firearm Licensee business.
Minnesotan Among 5 Soldiers Killed in Helicopter Crash
The Defense Department says they were members of an Army Special Operations unit.
Iowa Murder Suspect Captured in Southern Minnesota
He is suspected of killing his estranged wife.
64 Year Old Man Surrenders After 5 Minnesota Law Officers Shot
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Minnesota Law Officer Injured in Crash
The officer was driving a law enforcement SUV that collided with a pickup.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Former Mayo Clinic Doctor
He recently failed to report for a court hearing in a significant data breach case involving Mayo Clinic.
Minnesota Joins Anti-Trust Lawsuit Against Amazon
The lawsuit seeks a federal court injunction halting Amazon's "monopolistic" business practices.
Minnesota Woman Badly Injured by Bison at North Dakota Nat’l Park
The incident occurred at Theodore Roosevelt National Park.