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Senior Location Executive Tory Johnson cuts the ribbon for the agile workspace at IBM Rochester on Wednesday morning. Senior Location Executive Tory Johnson cuts the ribbon for the agile workspace at IBM Rochester on Wednesday morning.

New agile workspace at IBM encourages teamwork, collaboration Video included

A project that's been in the works for about nine months has become a reality. Wednesday was the official grand opening of IBM's agile workspace.

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Trump schedules Iowa visit - his first as president

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Donald Trump has scheduled a visit to Iowa - his first as president of the United States.

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WWII POW camp survivor from Rochester dies Video included

Russ Gunvalson shares his story of survival Russ Gunvalson shares his story of survival

A local World War II hero has died. Russ Gunvalson, whose story we brought you last year, passed away Tuesday night.  

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UPDATE: Pedestrian in good condition after being struck by semi

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A pedestrian was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a semi truck driven by an Albert Lea man. 

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Throwback Thursday: a beautiful vista of 1950s Rochester Video included

Beauty is eternal, or so they say.  That seems to hold true for this week's Throwback Thursday, a photo of the Rochester skyline from May 30, 1954. This view, looking southwest over the Carroll Addition in NE Rochester near Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and Kellogg Middle School, is very different today. Along with burgeoning neighborhoods, the downtown skyline has certainly grown and changed over the last 63 years.  

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Austin teacher's program helps children discover new interests Video included

Sue Conway's program takes a hands-on approach to learning Sue Conway's program takes a hands-on approach to learning

An Austin elementary teacher is helping the school's students discover their talents and develop new interests with a curriculum she developed herself.  

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LIVING BELOW THE LINE: How three Rochester adults are feeding themselves on $1.50 a day

Three Rochester adults are spending $1.50 on food this week to try to get an understanding of what it's like to live in poverty. Zoey Jantsan and Keith Cousins are part of a three person team participating in "Live Below the Line."    

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If bonding bill passes, a number of area projects set to be funded Video included

A number of bonding bills, which provide funding for publicly owned buildings, property, programs, and more, were revised and handed in around 5:25 on Wednesday morning. Here are projects that would be funded in our area, if the bill passes: $4 million for renovations to the Lanesboro Dam, which was built in 1868. Many are concerned the dam is dangerous in flood conditions, as it has sprung some leaks in the middle and needs visible repairs. $3.5 million to the Camp Ripley Oil Tra...

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Dangerously strong marijuana oil seized in SE Rochester drug bust Video included

Police are saying a form of marijuana they seized in a bust in southeast Rochester is the strongest they have ever seen.  Rochester police arrested two people after the drug bust on the 100 block of 12th Avenue SE Tuesday morning.  Officers found 13 pounds of marijuana, more than 14 ounces of marijuana oil, prescription pills and about $5,000 in cash.

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  • Decorah Eagle Cam

    Decorah Eagle Cam

    The eagles featured on the Decorah Raptor Resource Project's eagle cam draw millions of viewers each year. You can watch the eagle cam here as the season progresses.

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    The eagles featured on the Decorah Raptor Resource Project's eagle cam draw millions of viewers each year. You can watch the eagle cam here as the season progresses.

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  • Throwback Thursday

    Throwback Thursday

    Each Thursday on NewsCenter Today is Throwback Thursday. With the help of the History Center of Olmsted County, we're taking a look back at different moments in time from our area.

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    Each Thursday on NewsCenter Today is Throwback Thursday. With the help of the History Center of Olmsted County, we're taking a look back at different moments in time from our area.

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    At KTTC, we know you take your weather seriously. That's why KTTC is proud to announce our newest KTTC Precision Weather app for Android and iOS devices.

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