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.
2 Two Men Gunned Down at North Minneapolis Intersection
The double-homicide occurred near a busy intersection in the middle of the afternoon.
Plans For Downtown Rochester’s Riverfront on City Council Agenda
One of the options would incorporate portions of the former Legends/Time Theater/Red Owl Building.
ID of Rochester Man Killed in Motorcycle Wreck Released
The deadly crash occurred Thursday evening in Eyota.
Rochester Woman Charged With Disseminating Child Porn
Some of the victims in the videos were described as infants.
Former Kasson Church Leader Guilty of Sex Abuse
A Dodge County Jury returned the verdict Friday afternoon.
Remains Found in Swamp Believed to be Missing Mankato Woman
She was last seen on April 25.
Guilty Plea by Zumbro Falls Area Man For Murder of His Father
The 73-year-old victim was bludgeoned and stabbed to death at his farm near Zumbro Falls last year.
MnDOT Orders Inspections After Excavator Hits I-90 Bridges
Motorists are being told to expect delays on I-90 east of the Winona exit because of the incident.
JM Graduate Leaving White House to Work For City of Rochester
He is also a decorated US Marine.
Republican Party State Convention Underway in Rochester
The schedule for the two-day convention is tight. It must adjourn by 6 PM Saturday.