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Post Malone aboard plane attempting to make emergency landing after blowing out tires: report

A small jet carrying rapper Post Malone has been circling the greater New York City-area for nearly four hours after blowing out two tires during takeoff on Tuesday while planning to make an emergency landing, sparking a massive response by first responders.


Mollie Tibbetts, missing Iowa student, found dead, sources say

The body of missing college student Mollie Tibbetts was found Tuesday, two sources told Fox News, bringing an end to a more than a month-long search that captured national headlines.


Chateau Theatre renovation experiences another delay

Mayor Ardell Brede said he was disappointed in the time it's taken to get the historic theatre back up and running. 


Two hospitalized from NW Rochester crash

The car went across the median and into the ditch on the far side of the west-bound lanes.


Iowa small town hosts film set for upcoming movie Video included

Movie film crews are back in Iowa to shoot a new feature film depicting a grain entrapment rescue set on a Midwestern farm. The movie will even feature grain bins from a local Iowa company. 


Ronald McDonald House of Rochester to receive part of $100 million national donation Video included

Drugmaker Abbvie announced Monday it's donating $100 million to the national Ronald McDonald House organization. 


Remains found Saturday provide some closure for friend of missing boater Video included

DNA results could be revealed "any day now," according to the Wabasha County Sheriff's Office, to determine whether human remains found in mid-July belong to a missing boater from Pepin, Wisconsin. 61-year-old David Sheridan was last seen around 8 p.m. on April 28th on his sailboat. His friend Larry Nielson captured a photo from that night, not too long before Sheridan went missing. There's no doubt in Nielson's mind that the torso and leg found this weekend, as well as th... More>>

Police find second car in ongoing gunfire investigation Video included

Rochester Police found the second car that was used during a shootout in NW Rochester last week during an ongoing investigation.


Man loses control on motorcycle, non-life threatening injuries

A Rushford man is taken to the hospital after a motorcycle accident Sunday evening in Winona County.


Over 3 ounces of meth sends two men to jail

Officers recovered a large amount of meth during a traffic stop Friday afternoon.


Items worth thousands stolen from 2 company trailers

The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office is investigating a high dollar construction burglary.


ATV stolen from store

Olmsted County Sheriff's Office is investigating an ATV theft in Stewartville.


Man arrested for assault, claims he must have been sleepwalking

Rochester Police arrested 22-year-old Anthony Hemphill for reportedly assaulting another man.


Child Trends: Is the pen mightier than the keyboard? Video included

Studies done at Princeton University and the University of California, Los Angeles found that students who took notes longhand did better on tests than those who took notes on their laptops. 


Human remains found near Mississippi River in Wabasha Video included

The discovery comes nearly four months after 61-year-old David Sheridan, a Wisconsin boater, went missing on Lake Pepin, and one month after another leg and boot were found along the Mississippi River in Wabasha. 


Chateau Theater renovation likely delayed after expected move at city council Video included

The city says splitting up the work, which includes weather proofing and some interior change, will make it affordable but also push back a potential opening until mid-2019.


One killed in motorcycle crash Video included

Minnesota State Patrol says it happened around 2 p.m. on Highway 43 in Preble Township, north of Mabel. 


Benefit for mother battling brain cancer Video included

A Winona County resident is battling stage four brain cancer and neighbors showed her why she's not fighting alone.


Early morning fire damages Rochester home Video included

The Rochester Fire Department says crews responded to 603 20th street NE at about three in the morning. 


New documentary showcases Samaritan's Purse Children's Heart Project in Rochester Video included

When Rochester International Airport learned one of its employees was volunteering as a host home, it commissioned the documentary. 


Candidate calls for recount in Rochester City Council race

Despite the polls closing Tuesday night, it appears Rochester is not yet done with the primary elections. 


Gov. Reynolds asks for Presidential Disaster Declaration for July tornadoes

The letter specifically asks for funding under two Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) programs, which would provide assistance for communities hit by tornadoes on July 19.


3 people arrested for involvement in meth deal

Rochester police arrested three people in a car that had a stolen license plate at a traffic stop along Highway 52.


Third man arrested in Louis Vuitton bag robbery

Rochester police have arrested a third person involved in a robbery of a Louis Vuitton designer handbag.


Authorities find bodies believed to be Colorado man's missing wife and daughters

Authorities on Thursday discovered three bodies they believe to be a missing Colorado woman and her two young daughters, officials said.


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