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 Alert About Missing Cannon Falls Man
The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office has gone statewide with a request for help in locating a missing Cannon Falls man.
Violating Left Turn Etiquette Does Not Violate Minnesota Law
It may not be proper etiquette, but the Minnesota Court of Appeals has ruled that it is not illegal to pull into the outside lane on a four-lane road after making a left turn.
Monday Snowfall Tied Rochester Record
It took longer than expected to arrive but yesterday’s snowstorm ended up being a record event.
Rochester Expecting Heavy Snow on Monday
Southeastern Minnesota could see another round of heavy snow on Monday.
Could This Mean Spring is Coming Early This Year?
In an annual rite of the approaching spring, a team from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers went out on the ice covering Lake Pepin this week and took measurements of the ice as part of the agency’s process of preparing from the upcoming shipping season.
Mayo Clinic Expert – What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus
The fast spread of the new coronavirus in China has health agencies worldwide on alert, but should the average American be overly concerned?
Almost 370 Missed 911 Calls During Weekend Outage in SE MN
The telecom that provides 911 emergency service in southeastern Minnesota is reporting there were nearly 370 missed calls to 911 during an over three-hour-long service outage Sunday night.
Gold Krugerrand Left in Rochester Salvation Army Donation Kettle
The Rochester Salvation Army is reporting some unusual and generous donations to its annual Red Kettle fundraising campaign.
St. Paul Police – Porch Pirate Left Thank You Note
St. Paul Police are looking for a so-called Porch Pirate who left a thank you note after stealing a package.
Woman Gives Birth Along South Broadway in Rochester
Local emergency responders delivered a baby early today.