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Stewartville renews law enforcement contract with Olmsted County

Stewartville city council approves law enforcement contract with Olmsted County Sheriff Office


Fisherman's Inn to become Lake Zumbro Park

Minneapolis man pleaded not guilty to July shooting in downtown Rochester

Emergency responders run through plane crash simulation

Rochester man sentenced to 5 years in jail after shooting at his brother

Blood donations needed in Southeast Minnesota

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Car vandalized, police looking to identify suspects

RPD: Two arrested after stealing $1,000 worth of goods from Walmart north

Teen taken to hospital after rollover crash near Mason City

Chauvin pleads not guilty to alleged civil rights violation

Driver not seriously hurt, utility pole damaged in NE Rochester crash

Ruby's Pantry Austin begins its third year

DWI arrests drop 31% during extra summer patrols

Crews respond to fatal crash in Chickasaw County

Local kids good deed earns him $10K

16-year-old injured in Cerro Gordo county crash

More than 200 Minnesota ICU beds in use due to COVID-19

New mobile app gives Minnesotans access to their immunization record faster

Sumner Elementary holds annual flag walk

Iconic Austin Municipal plant remembered

Olmsted County likely at peak of second Covid-19 wave

Minnesota’s obesity rate rose slightly in 2020

Zumbro River clean-up project nets 20 bags of litter

Lanesboro welcomes 20 new business to the community

Mason City Community School District considering mask mandate

81 total cases of COVID in the first two weeks of school at RPS

Semi driver pronounced dead following serious crash Wednesday morning

From rescue to rescuer: Rochester Fire Dept.'s new search and rescue dog

Students hear multicultural stories as part of "Welcome Week"

New temporary order allows Iowa schools to mandate masks

Mayo Clinic urges flu shots among rising Covid cases

Rochester man arrested in connection to Moorhead homicide

Iowa redistricting session set for Oct. 5; court OKs more time

Due to high community spread of COVID-19, contact tracers may not call you

Albert Lea businesses persevere through pandemic
Albert Lea businesses persevere through pandemic
Albert Lea finds new tools to help small businesses during pandemic
ABC6 Special Report: "The Weight of the Badge"

Channel One participates in Minnesota Food share month


Southeast Minnesota non-profit connects people with new jobs

At-home senior care employment opportunities on the rise

Local agency helping the homeless when they need it most

Olmsted county receives $1.1 million grant to help house the homeless

Reducing stigma around homelessness

Homelessness in Northern Iowa goes unseen

Homelessness in Southeast Minnesota

Friday's local scores & highlights


Friday's local scores & highlights

RCTC plans for fall athletics amid COVID-19

Both Gach hosts youth basketball camp

From small-town ball to Big Ten: Hayfield's Easton Fritcher commits to Minnesota

Matthew Hurt lands free-agent deal with Houston Rockets

Byron U15 boys soccer team makes history

Rochester Table Tennis Club qualifies three for U.S. Youth National Team

Med City FC raising money to help goalkeeper's hospital bills

Roca sending three youth climbers to nationals

Minnesota COVID-19 update: Thursday


More than 200 Minnesota ICU beds in use due to COVID-19

Northern Minnesota elementary school shuts down for 2 weeks due to COVID-19 outbreak

As COVID-19 vaccine mandates rise, religious exemptions grow

FDA strikes cautious tone ahead of vaccine booster meeting

Olmsted County likely at peak of second Covid-19 wave

Minnesota judge rejects attempt to force school mask mandate

Iowa posts 64 more COVID-19 deaths as cases continue to rise

Minnesota COVID-19 update: Wednesday

Mayo Clinic urges flu shots among rising Covid cases