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Minnesotans gather in emotion-filled Boston to run the marathon

Marathon runners from Rochester and all corners of Minnesota have converged on Boston for Monday's marathon, determined to show the world that terrorists cannot tarnish the American spirit.  At Minneapolis-St. Paul International early Saturday morning, KTTC's Mike Sullivan noted many travelers wearing the telltale blue and yellow jackets of the Boston Athletic Association's 2013 marathon.  Boston is on high alert for fresh trouble on the eve of the 118th marathon. More>>

Transplanted Englishman captures incredible beauty of Mississippi waters near Wabasha

Pelicans enjoying the spring day on the Mississippi River near Wabasha on April 18 Pelicans enjoying the spring day on the Mississippi River near Wabasha on April 18

As spring blossoms and the incredible beauty of the upper Mississippi River valley wakes up after a brutal winter, there's one transplanted Englishman out there with his camera capturing the moments.  Guy Marshall of Wabasha says "many people in the UK spend their whole lives hoping to live in 'the countryside' and I never thought that I would ever be so lucky." More>>

City offers cash rebates to build in Harmony Video included

The Harmony Economic Development Authority is offering cash rebates to build new homes in Harmony.  City officials said the program is meant to spur new construction and community growth. More>>

Vikings to add another $1.2M to stadium project

The Minnesota Vikings are contributing another $1.2 million to the new stadium to put in a bigger video board on the facility's west end and for other video-related upgrades.

Post-rehab, injured snowy owl released into wild

A rare snowy owl that was apparently hit by a bus in the nation's capital and sent to Minnesota for rehab is back in the wild once again.

Rochester Cambodians celebrate New Year Video included

Hundreds gathered in southeast Rochester on Saturday to ring in the Cambodian New Year. More>>

Hundreds participate in 9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt Video included

Hundreds participated in the 9th annual Grace Lutheran Easter Egg Hunt in Rochester on Saturday. More>>

"Litter Bit Better" week begins in Rochester Video included

Saturday marked the 8th annual "Help Make Rochester a Litter Bit Better" campaign. More>>

Apache Mall shoppers stunned by fire at Macy's Video included

Saturday morning shoppers at Apache Mall were stunned when smoke started pouring out of the backroom area of Macy's department store just before 10 a.m.  Rochester firefighters rushed to the mall and attacked the smoky fire, which was inside of a trash compactor machine attached to a huge dumpster.  Shoppers were evacuated. 

Thousands of motorcyclists to hit the road for the spring Flood Run Video included

Spring Flood Run 2013 Spring Flood Run 2013

As many as 30,000 motorcyclists will suit up and hit the road on Saturday to unofficially kick off motorcycle season in Minnesota. More>>

People gather for 'Way of the Cross' procession in Rochester Video included

People gathered to mark Good Friday in Rochester through the "Way of the Cross." More>>

Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound in fire near Dover Video included

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The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office said Friday a man whose remains were found after a fire at a home near Dover died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. More>>

UPDATE: 2 arrested in drug bust in northwest Rochester Video included

A drug bust led to the arrest of two alleged drug dealers. Ayla Krohn, 25, is facing three felony drug charges including fifth-degree possession of marijuana, first-degree sale of meth or heroin, and third-degree sale of narcotics. More>>

Toddler hospitalized after tractor accident near Rochester Video included

A toddler is hospitalized after a tractor accident near Rochester Friday morning. More>>

Man removed from Olmsted County courtroom for sexual misconduct

Lloyd Armstrong Lloyd Armstrong

A man is facing more charges behind bars after new allegations of sexual misconduct and assault. More>>

Rochester Downtown Alliance names new Executive Director

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The Rochester Downtown Alliance has named a Rochester native as its new Executive Director. More>>

Metrodome demolition completed

The Metrodome is now completely gone. Project leaders for the new Vikings stadium say demolition of the dome was formally completed Thursday, a month ahead of schedule. More>>

TRENDING: Distant earth-sized planet Video included

Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too cold for life. More>>

Minnesota Pipeline Company seeks to expand capacity Video included

Minnesota Pipeline Company is making plans for an expansion that will nearly double the capacity of one of its pipelines. More>>

Cell phones already common for young kids

Recently Sprint unveiled a new cell phone marketed for kids ages 5 to 12 called the WeGo. It's more evidence that as cell phones become more and more common in daily life, they end up in smaller and smaller hands. More>>

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