HOME - KXLT - Fox 47 Rochester MN News, Weather, Sports #rochmn

Top Stories

Read More

Rochester man arrested after victim says he assaulted her

A woman says he pretended to pass out to try to stop a man from assaulting her.

More>>

Ted and Jack explore foods at Rochesterfest Video included

With key ingredients like an all American beef hot dog, cheese, tomato sauce and noodles, the pizza dog is truly one of the most unique food items headlining 2018's Rochesterfest.

More>>

Mason City Police investigate shots fired report

MCPD says there is no ongoing threat to the public.

More>>

Edina native sentenced to 3 years in prison for campus sex assaults

Judge Ehlke said he spent considerable time reading victim impact statements before coming to his decision. He became emotional while speaking directly to the victims in court.

More>>

Rochester outdoor festivals see drawbacks with sub par weather conditions

Rain has been the story of the week at Rochesterfest, causing some lost revenue across the board.

More>>

Rochester woman organizes tennis rally for Alzheimer's Disease awareness

Susan Lundquist organized a six-hour tennis rally at the Rochester Athletic Club Thursday to raise funds to help cure Alzheimer's Disease.

More>>

Minnesota PGA plays 100 holes for veterans

Today is the longest day of the year and what better way to spend it then on the golf course. Mount Frontenac golf course hosted the inaugural 100 Holes for HOPE event all day today.

More>>

Criminal sexual conduct allegations surface against Kasson officer who was found with self-inflicted gunshot wounds

A Kasson police officer is in custody after allegations of criminal sexual conduct surface.

More>>

4 arrested in Rochester apartment, 3 face drug charges

Three people are facing felony drug charges following arrests in Rochester.

More>>

Police search warrant leads to stand-off in Rochester

Another drug-related search warrant results in a stand-off involving Rochester police Thursday morning.

More>>

1 woman arrested for her involvement in a Rochester apartment assault, police say

An arrest is made after a group of women women broke into an apartment Sunday and assaulted a young woman and her mother.

More>>

President Trump back in Washington following rally in Duluth

During the presidential address, Trump touted his recent meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and their denuclearization agreement. He also took credit for historically low unemployment rates among African-Americans, and Hispanic-Americans, as well as women.

More>>

"Flags of Valor" line Lake Pepin to honor loved ones Video included

Flags of valor is a fundraiser for the Lake City American Legion.

More>>

President Trump visits Minnesota

The President has flown around the country holding rallies ahead of the Midterms.

More>>

Chase in NW Rochester ends with a juvenile arrested

A short foot chase ends with a St. Paul teen arrested for alleged car theft in Northwest Rochester.

More>>

Man arrested after police say he sexually assaulted a teen celebrating her high school graduation Video included

A man lands behind bars, facing serious charges after allegedly assaulting a teen celebrating her high school graduation.

More>>

Rochester man arrested after stealing from former workplace Video included

Rochester police say a man is arrested after he entered his former place of work and stole multiple items.

More>>

Police investigating Rochester charity storage facility break-in Video included

Rochester police say sometime between June 15 and 10:20 Tuesday morning, someone broke into three units at Lock Away Storage on the 2500 block of the Highway 14 Frontage Road.

More>>

Suspicious activity near Rochester park leads to drug arrest

Suspicious activity near a Rochester park in Southeast Rochester leads to a drug related arrest.

More>>

Rochester area bank customers hit with fraudulent withdrawals

A fraudulent transaction alert for bank customers: numerous people say they've had hundreds of dollars stolen from their accounts over the weekend from somewhere in the Minneapolis area.

More>>

Family Fun Night comes to Rochesterfest

Family Fun Night brings a whole village to the park, with 20 booths set up with kids games, challenges, and crafts.

More>>

Rochester area bank customers hit with fraudulent withdrawals

A fraudulent transaction alert for bank customers: numerous people say they've had hundreds of dollars stolen from their accounts over the weekend from somewhere in the Minneapolis metro area.  We received calls and Facebook messages from viewers who have Think Mutual Bank or Bremer Bank accounts, and they said someone withdrew money from their accounts from an ATM in Minneapolis.

More>>

Rochester School Board reviews discipline data Video included

The numbers for office referrals are down 65 percent from the 2016-17 school year to the 2017-18 school year. 

More>>

Kids summer program becomes art for Lanesboro community Video included

This year marks the sixth summer Lanesboro Arts is offering Surprise Sculpture as a summer program. It allows children to take part in weekly art collaborations.

More>>

Med City FC players mentor, train future soccer players Video included

Players from the Med City Football Club taught a one-day soccer camp for children at the Rochester Athletic Club Tuesday afternoon.

More>>

Fundraiser to be held for Lanesboro American Legion building Video included

The American Legion building in Lanesboro's National Historic District needs some help.

More>>

University of Iowa wrestler shot in knee

The victim has been identified as Samuel Paul Stoll, 22, of Iowa City, and is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

More>>

UPDATE: Fourth garage door reported vandalized in Byron, sheriff's office investigating Video included

Byron residents are told to be on the lookout after three garage doors were reported damaged Sunday morning.

More>>

Check out the new foods at this year's Minnesota State Fair Video included

Courtesy Minnesota State Fair Courtesy Minnesota State Fair

The Minnesota State Fair is still more than two months away, but it's never too early to hear about the incredible new treats debuting this August.

More>>

Proposed hog farm at the center of Fillmore county feedback session

Concerned residents living near a proposed hog farm site received welcome news this month: an extension to a comment period by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.

More>>

Eyota man dies after motorcycle leaves road Video included

Emergency crews were called following a fatal crash near Peterson.

More>>

23rd Annual Ice Cream Social

Soldiers Field Park was the sweetest place to be Monday evening with the 23rd annual ice cream social. Included in that fun, was the ice cream eating contest.

More>>

Home invader caught on home camera

A Rochester family spent Father's Day installing security alarms rather than enjoying the day.

More>>

365 days of shirts culminates at Rochesterfest Video included

One Rochester man's journey to wear local shirts blossomed and turned into a 365-day challenge.

More>>

Friends of the Rochester Library annual sale offers bargains on books Video included

The Friends of the Rochester Public Library is hosting its annual Rochesterfest Book Sale this week in the library's auditorium. 

More>>

Hail and heavy rain destroy most of Mabel strawberry farm's crop Video included

Picking strawberries is a popular summertime activity among Minnesota families, but Wold Strawberries in Mabel nearly lost their entire crop after a heavy storm passed through on June 9th.

More>>

Protesters rally in downtown Rochester against immigration policy Video included

Some participants were undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children. They say what's happening at the border now could have been them.

More>>

Mayo Clinic Health System updates Albert Lea cancer center Video included

Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea opened its newly remodeled cancer center on Monday afternoon. The remodel focused on patient privacy and individuality, and is the first major remodel since the center opened in 1999. Workers installed new dividers in the treatment area, updated flooring and wall decor, and renovated exam rooms.

More>>

Child Trends: Eye contact between babies and parents Video included

The new study shows the most important part of communication may be how you look at each other. Researchers conducted two different experiments to determine if eye gaze mattered when an adult sang to an infant.

More>>

  • FOX 47 Contests!

    Find out first!  Sign up and we'll let you know whenever there's a chance to win fun stuff!

    * denotes required fields

    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
  • **GET IT NOWMore>>

  • Facebook Fan of the Week

    Facebook Fan of the Week

    Like FOX 47 on Facebook and you could be chosen as the FOX 47 Facebook Fan of the Week!  And win a Subway sandwich platter!

    More >>

    Like FOX 47 on Facebook and you could be chosen as the FOX 47 Facebook Fan of the Week!  And win a Subway sandwich platter!

    More >>
  • FOX in the Morning

    FOX in the Morning

    Local morning news, features and weather weekdays at 8 a.m. on Fox 47.

    More >>

    Local morning news, features and weather weekdays at 8 a.m. on FOX 47.

    More >>
  • Fox Files

    Fox Files

Stock and Market Trackers
Powered by Frankly