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.
3 People Killed in 3 Crashes After Police Chases in Minnesota
The most recent deadly crash occurred late last night.
State Patrol Has Found Vehicle Involved in I-35 Hit & Run
Two tow truck operators were hit by the car.
$1.5 Million Paid by Minneapolis to Man Beaten by Police Officers
He filed a lawsuit after he was acquitted of charges for shooting at the officers.
Rochester Murder Trial Canceled Due to Last Minute Plea Deal
It would have been his second trial for the 2019 murder of a Rochester man.
Tow Truck Operators Injured in Hit & Run Near Northfield
The two men were working to remove a vehicle from the median on northbound I-35 when they were struck by the vehicle.
Detour Begins For Highway 60 – Zumbro Falls to Highway 52
MnDOT is closing the roadway to replace culverts.
Twin Cities Police Chase Ends in Deadly Crash
A citizen helped locate the suspect after he fled on foot.
2 Two Men Gunned Down at North Minneapolis Intersection
The double-homicide occurred near a busy intersection in the middle of the afternoon.
MnDOT Orders Inspections After Excavator Hits I-90 Bridges
Motorists are being told to expect delays on I-90 east of the Winona exit because of the incident.
Rochester Woman Charged With Disseminating Child Porn
Some of the victims in the videos were described as infants.