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.
Dodge Center Man Charged With Impersonating a Federal Officer
His TikTok social media accounted has about 10,000 followers.
Critical Injury Motorcycle Crash Reported Near Grand Meadow
The State Patrol blames a tire blowout for the crash.
12 People Injured in 7 Vehicle Crash Near Northfield
Four of the people injured are children.
Minnesota’s Budget ‘Cushion’ Continues to Grow
It could be an early indication of a possible sizeable budget surplus.
Wrongway Driver Causes Crash on Highway 14 in Kasson
The State Patrol says a Preston man was driving west in the eastbound lanes.
Hayfield Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash
The deadly incident occurred Saturday afternoon while the annual Fall Flood Run was taking place.
Woman Badly Injured in Motorcycle Crash Near Winona
One motorcycle smashed into a trailer being pulled by another motorcycle.
(UPDATED) Confirmed Tornado Activity in the Southern Twin Cities
The same storm system is blamed for a young girl's death in Mankato.
Second Suspect in Wisconsin Quadruple Homicide Case in Custody
One of the victims previously lived in Rochester.
Motorcyclist Injured in Crash Near Stewartville
He was slowing down for an emergency vehicle.