Kroll has proven a controversial figure during his time in charge of the MPD union.
Well-wishes are pouring in from his fellow journalists.
The rise is less than it's been in the past two years, but more than in other years since 2010.
Lee Radzak has been on the job since 1982.
It happened Saturday morning in White Bear Lake.
The victim fell and hit her head while being moved with a mechanical lift.