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House Speaker Kurt Daudt addresses reporters just before midnight at the State Capitol House Speaker Kurt Daudt addresses reporters just before midnight at the State Capitol

Clock runs out on Minnesota Legislature; Governor calls Special Session to finish up Video included

The clock struck midnight without the 2017 Minnesota Legislature finishing work on a two-year budget or a capital projects "bonding bill."  But Governor Mark Dayton and legislative leaders said they have reached a compromise on all of their disagreements and the governor called a one-day Special Session for Tuesday beginning at 12:01 a.m. to allow lawmakers to finish their work. 

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UPDATE: Medical emergency leads to crash on Hwy 52 Video included

State Patrol says a person died behind the wheel before getting into an accident on the southbound lane of Highway 52 Monday. It caused traffic to back up on Highway 52. 

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ZED South Campus students produce movie Video included

The silver screen at Cinemagic Hollywood 12 Theatres in Rochester was lit up, not by a production from Hollywood, but by one produced in Byron. 

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Zumbrota farm installs solar power array to produce cleaner and cheaper energy Video included

It's no secret that farmers rely on the sun to grow their crops and make a living, but there's one family in Zumbrota who is turning to the sun for a different reason. Tim and Marie Mack are using solar power to provide 88 percent of the electricity for their home and farm. "Over the last few years, we've been working towards decreasing our energy use to be more environmentally friendly and sustainable," said Tim Mack. With the help of Rochester company Solar Connection, ...

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State cites Lake Winona Manor for neglect in death of resident, corrective action already taken Video included

A tragic incident at a nursing home in late December, 2016 led to the death of a resident several days later.  A state allegation of neglect was filed against Lake Winona Manor, but an investigator said corrective actions have already been taken.

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Man allegedly tries to hit man with car in Stewartville

A Rochester man is facing assault and controlled substance charges after a deputy allegedly saw him try to hit a man with his car in Stewartville. The sheriff's office says the deputy recognized 35-year-old Jerry Milliken from previous drug and stolen property investigations. 

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Nupa worker allegedly threatened at gunpoint Video included

Rochester Police say a fight between two coworkers at Nupa, a Greek Restaurant in Rochester,  took a turn for the worst when someone showed up with a gun. The alleged incident occurred at the location on Crossroads Drive. 

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Pedestrian allegedly threatens Rochester men with knife Video included

A Rochester man is arrested after allegedly threatening three brothers with a knife. Rochester police say 43-year-old Paul Allen was taken into custody after the incident Friday around 9:30 a.m. 

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Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science students are the first graduating class from the recently renamed school Video included

Two schools now make up the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science.  For those who graduated Saturday from the newly named college in Rochester, a new chapter of their lives is beginning.  Students from Mayo Clinic School of Medicine and Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences are beginning exciting new chapters as researchers or resident doctors. 

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Rochester man injured in Alma, Wisconsin accident

A Rochester man was hurt in a crash in Alma, Wisconsin Saturday night. Highway 35 was closed for 35 minutes while crews cleared significant debris from the scene. 

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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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    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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