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Mayo Clinic CEO to retire by end of 2018 Video included

A big announcement out of Mayo Clinic, President and CEO Dr. John Noseworthy, has announced he will be retiring at the end of this year.


Famed evangelist preacher Billy Graham dies at age 99

A spokesman for the famed evangelist preacher Billy Graham, says Rev. Graham has passed away.


Rochester Public Schools continue talks on boundary adjustments

It was an emotional evening for some families who worry that a boundary adjustment proposal will force their children to transfer to a different school as soon as the next school year.


New apartments, preschool coming to downtown Winona

The Winona Port Authority announced Tuesday plans to sell a block of land to Main Square Development. 


Brownie Troop sells Girl Scout cookies for U.S. troops Video included

Brownie Troop 47862 set up post at the Rochester VFW Tuesday to sell Girl Scout cookies for Operation Cookie Care Package. 


Snowplow crashes on Highway 52 Video included

Just after 10 o'clock Tuesday morning, a snow plow accident was reported along Highway 52. The crash happened about 8 miles south of Rochester at the intersection with 75th Avenue Southeast. 


UPDATE: Authorities release surveillance photos of GameStop robbery suspects Video included

UPDATE: Rochester police release surveillance photos of the suspects involved in the GameStop robbery.


2 arrested in Rochester, heroin found in vehicle, police say Video included

Two people are arrested on drug charges in Rochester, after being followed by law enforcement from La Crosse, Wisconsin.


Gov. Dayton releases statement following Minnesota's uninsured rate increase

Tuesday morning, the Minnesota Department of Health reported that Minnesota’s uninsured rate rose from 4.3 percent in 2015 to 6.3 percent in 2017, leaving approximately 349,000 Minnesotans without coverage.


Authorities capture wanted Minnesota man in Spring Grove Video included

The Houston County Sheriff's Office, along with several other law enforcement agencies, arrested a wanted man in Spring Grove wanted on charges of attempted murder and attempted assault.


1 man arrested, police searching for second suspect in Rochester party assault Video included

A Rochester man is behind bars facing charges of felony assault and another man is on the loose after a fight early Saturday morning.


Health experts encourage preteens get HPV vaccine to prevent cancers

Nearly 80 million people are infected with one of more than 100 strains of the virus but may not know it. 


Triton student uses blood drive to help her community Video included

Kayce Redican understood there was a blood shortage, so she too charge to help out her community and the state.


One person hospitalized after crash in Zumbrota Video included

A Ford Explorer was in the left lane trying to pass a Toyota SUV. The driver lost control on the slippery roads and rear-ended the Toyota.


Winter storm leaves Rochester residents walking on ice Video included

With conditions less than ideal for travel, one Rochester resident wore traction cleats and carried a walking stick to avoid slipping on the ice.


Thin Mints for the troops: a sweet way to give back Video included

They invite people to donate a box to be sent to our military. The council coordinates the box deliveries with military support groups in Minnesota and Wisconsin.


Minnesota lawmakers propose five bills relating to Second Amendment Video included

. A "stand your ground" bill would allow lethal force to be used to stop felonies, regardless of whether a person is in their home or not. Another bill would eliminate the need in most cases for a gun permit to carry on public property.


UPDATE: Bad piece of underground wiring causes power outage in NW Rochester

 According to Rochester Public Utilities' Operations Center, a bad piece of underground wiring, located on East Frontage Road of 55th Street Northwest, was faulty and caused several people to lose power. 


Two friends return from week-long humanitarian trip in Puerto Rico

Two friends from southeastern Minnesota, Sarah Kirk-Maass and Renee Bailey joined forces and embarked on a week-long humanitarian trip to help some of the youngest hurricane victims.


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