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.
Woman Contacted Rochester Police After Losing $118,000 to Scam
It started with a pop up on her computer screen alerting her to a computer virus.
14 Minnesota Gang Members Named in Drug Trafficking Indictment
Prosecutors say the investigation led to the seizure of more than 11 kilos of fentanyl.
Statewide Alert For Missing Minnesota Teenager
Her family reports that she is autistic and suffers from a traumatic brain injury.
Death of Minnesota Man Found in Locked Freezer Likely Accidental
Investigators believe he may have been trying to hide from police officers.
Minnesota Man Sentenced For Shooting Willmar Police Officer
The wounded officer was a member of a multi-agency team that was dispatched to take action on a warrant for the arrest of the man.
Minnesota Motorcyclist Killed Trying to Elude Police
He and 2 other motorcyclists were spotted traveling at speeds high enough the pursuing officer could not catch up to them.
Burnsville Man Sentenced For Involvement in Eagan Teen’s Death
The 16-year-old victim died from a fentanyl all overdose in 2021
Minnesota Man Injured in Encounter With Horse on Rural Highway
It's not known where the horse came from.
Minnesota DNR – Woman Seriously Wounded in Bear Attack
It was only the 10th bear attack on a human in Minnesota that has been documented by the DNR since 1987.
BCA Issues Statewide Alert For Missing Minnesota Woman
She hasn't been heard from in months.