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Woman leads Rochester police on a chase

(ABC 6 NEWS) - On Wednesday night, Rochester Police were led on a chase by a woman who was wanted for fleeing an officer earlier in October. A Rochester Police officer received information around 9:40 p.m. Wednesday that a woman who drove off from a traffic stop on Oct. 20 was at the Holiday Gas Station in the 400 block of 4th St. SE.
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The Expo will run from 9-3pm today at the mall and will offer you the opportunity to speak with Faribault area businesses that are looking at hiring RIGHT NOW. You might even leave with the prospects of a new job! How cool is that?

On top of bringing in companies that are actively hiring, the event is also offering area high school students and college students the chance to talk to area employers about what they are looking for in new hires. What classes or subjects they should take in high school or college, and what degree is preferred, if that is applicable for the job opening.
Picture for The Expo will run from 9-3pm today at the mall and will offer you the opportunity to speak with Faribault area businesses that are looking at hiring RIGHT NOW. You might even leave with the prospects of a new job! How cool is that?

Maywood Apartments application process for allocated units

ROCHESTER, Minn. - This week, Rochester celebrated the official opening of the new Mayowdood apartment complex. The complex will have 30 one-bedroom units to house people experiencing homelessness or who have a disabling condition. The funding for this complex was through the state program Housing Infrastructure Bonds. The process to...

Triple Murder Investigation In Twin Cities Suburb

Farmington, MN (KROC AM News) - What appears to be a triple homicide in a southern Twin Cities suburb is under investigation. The Farmington Police Dept. is reporting officers were sent to a residence around 9:30 Wednesday night “to check the welfare of a person visiting that residence. Upon arriving and investigating the call, officers located three deceased adults inside the home. An adult male suspect was taken into custody.”

Car Catches Fires In Rochester Driveway

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Rochester fire crews were called out Wednesday to check a report of a car fire in a residential driveway. It was reported around 4:30 pm at 1715 Greystone Ln SW. The burning car was in the driveway, near the house and the engine compartment...

A small town delight: Hi Quality Bakery in Cannon Falls

THE SCENT OF HOMEMADE BREAD fresh from the oven. The taste of my late mother-in-law’s best-ever gooey caramel rolls. The rustic look of a cracked gingersnap cookie. All appeal to me. All bring a flood of memories. I appreciate the love and labor that go into baking and the memories...
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Health Fusion: Minnesota teacher unlocks health benefits of Shiatsu

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Before I delve into the healing power of the human hand, I want to give a shout out to my dad. I always thought that he, a pediatrician in a small Pennsylvania town, was way ahead of his time. He embraced aspects of complementary and alternative medicine at a time when many of his colleagues didn't pay much attention to it. He took an acupuncture course as an elective in medical school and heard about people who benefitted from the practice. The theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine intrigued him. So if one of his patient's parents wanted to give their sick child a massage to ease stress, he encouraged it -- as long as it was safe.

Faribault to go without girls hockey for 2021-22 season

Faribault Ice Arena will be less busy this winter after the decision by Faribault Public Schools to not sponsor a Faribault High School girls hockey program for the upcoming season. With practice slated to start Monday, Nov. 1 and games set to begin two weeks later, Faribault Public Schools Activities...

Rochester Car Wash Transforming Into The Tunnel of Terror

You've taken your kids to haunted houses, pumpkin patches, and trunk-or-treat events, but have you ever taken them to a Halloween-themed car wash?!? A Rochester car wash is turning into a haunted attraction this weekend with kid-friendly times and spookier sessions meant for adults. Tommy's Tunnel of Terror. Tommy's is...