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Man killed by falling tree during tornado warning in Rochester

The victim was outside having a cigarette when the tornado sirens sounded, according to authorities.

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Rochester man pleads guilty to producing child porn on Snapchat

He faces 60 other child porn charges in Olmsted County.

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'Zero respect for authority': Olmsted Co. Fair wracked by wave of juvenile disturbances

Fair officials imposed strict new rules to deal with the problem.

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Watch: Community's big welcome home to 11-year-old after heart transplant

Andrew Iseminger has been away from his Minnesota home for more than six months.

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Bicyclist killed in crash with truck near Rochester

The truck apparently collided with the bicyclist near an intersection.

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5th Minnesota county clears 70% adult vaccination rate

Another 18 counties are closing in on the mark.

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Ramsey County becomes fourth to pass 70% adult vaccination rate

That's been a key threshold in discussions around herd immunity.

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18-month-old boy who nearly drowned welcomed home with police escort

Logan Olson was found in a retention pond in Stewartville on April 7.

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Deputy dies suddenly while on duty at Olmsted County Jail

The deputy had worked for the county since 1995.

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Minnesota toddler in a coma after being found in a pond Thursday

A caregiver lost sight of the child, the sheriff's office said.

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Sheriff warns of suspicious men approaching girls in SE MN town

Multiple incidents have been reported in the town this week.

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Suspect in serious assault outside Minnesota bar dies by suicide

The assault and subsequent suicide happened in late January.

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COVID-19: City of Rochester limiting in-person services, closing recreation facilities

It comes as Olmsted County and the state is seeing a surge in COVID-19 cases.

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To 'prevent further spread,' SE MN school closes to prepare for distance learning

Kids at the school will move to distance learning through Oct. 19.

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Suspect in Rochester double killing charged after arrest in South Carolina

Officials believe he went to South Carolina to harm an ex-girlfriend.

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Minnesota woman out more than $42K after online scam

The money was sent over the course of about a month.