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Mower County, MNKIMT

Young boy dead after ATV accident in Mower County

MOWER COUNTY, Minn. – A juvenile male is dead after an ATV accident Wednesday. The Mower County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were sent to the 33000 block of 550th Avenue just after 4:30 pm. They arrived to find others already performing CPR on an 11-year-old boy who had been pinned under an ATV in a waterway for an undetermined length of time. The Sheriff’s Office says lifesaving efforts were unsuccessful and the child was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Rochester, MNKIMT

Firefighters evacuate Rochester hotel

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- The Rochester Fire Department responded to a structure fire at the Country Inn and Suites by Radisson at 4253 Highway 52 N. this evening. Upon arrival, they say there was no indication of any significant blaze. Firefighters soon learned from hotel staff that white smoke was coming...
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Rochester’s Official Start Was 163 Years Ago

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The City of Rochester is now 163 years old. Rochester was officially incorporated on August 5th, 1858, approximately four years after George Head and Thomas Simpson both staked claims for parcels of land along the Zumbro River in what is now downtown Rochester. It was Head, who built what started as a log cabin that became a way station for travelers on the Dubuque Trail stagecoach line, who named the new city after his hometown in New York.
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Umbrellas For Thursday's Events

Look for scattered showers and storms throughout our Thursday, meaning you'll want the umbrella with you as you are heading out to Thursdays Downtown in Rochester. Same story if your plans are taking you out to the Freeborn County Fair, or Thursdays Downtown in Albert Lea. Just remember though, when thunder roars, go indoors! NEVER seek shelter under any tall objects, including trees! Instead, head into a sturdy building, stay away from windows, and wait for the storm to pass before heading back outside.
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Rochester’s Chef Spicolli and Marcus Sherels Help Raise $10K!

Saturday night Chopped Local in Rochester, Minnesota, was a successful fundraiser for Rochester area restaurants hit hard by Covid-19. Planned and presented by Wear Local, it was probably the best smelling, most drool inducing fundraiser in Rochester history. Raising over $10,000 (according to the Wear Local Facebook page), 4 master...
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Preston Daily Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Preston: Thursday, August 5: Chance of rain showers during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Friday, August 6: Slight Chance of Showers And Thunderstorms; Saturday, August 7: Chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while showers
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11-Year-Old Boy Killed in ATV Crash Near Hayfield

Hayfield, MN (KROC-AM News) - A young boy was killed in an ATV crash yesterday in Mower County. A news release says deputies were called to a rural property in an area about 5 miles southwest of Hayfield Prairie just after 4:30 PM after receiving a report of an ATV crash involving a juvenile. When they arrived, people at the scene were performing CPR on the crash victim, but the 11-year-old boy was pronounced dead at the scene.
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