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Heavy rain, storm potential cancels Thursday festivities

Click here for Watches and Warnings. Stay tuned to KTTC NewsCenter for the latest weather updates. 

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Rochester shopping center targeted twice in one week

About a week after a non-profit coffee shop was broken into and its safe stolen, a similar crime happened to a nearby market. 

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Pain the Town Pink fundraising surpasses $300,000 goal for cancer research

Paint the Town Pink set a $300,000 goal for fundraising this year -- and they've surpassed it. Leaders with the Hormel institute announced Wednesday that they've raised more than $306,000 and from that, eight $25,000 grants to fund innovative research were given to eight cancer research professors at the Hormel Institute, University of Minnesota.

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Throwback Thursday: Rochesterfest 1990

For the past 35 years, Rochesterfest has brought Rochester and surrounding communities together each June with a week of events and celebrations.  In 1990, June 28 was International Day at Rochesterfest, a day full of performances from a variety of groups representing different nations and cultures found in the Rochester area, including this Korean Children's Dance Group. .  Due to rain that day, they performed inside the Galleria. This photo is from the archive... More>>

A mile of American flags line the shore of Lake Pepin Video included

Flags as far as the eye can see, all to honor and commemorate those who serve. 

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President Donald Trump travels to Iowa Wednesday

The President spoke to crowds in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Wednesday night. 

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MnDOT joins fight against human trafficking Video included

Putting the breaks on human trafficking. Minnesota ranks third for the highest number of human trafficking cases in the nation and now MnDOT is taking action. Over the next few weeks, MnDOT is putting up posters in 41 rest areas across the state to educate the public on human trafficking with resources to report suspicious activity.

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Winona County deputies train in simulated crisis scenarios Video included

While some Winona County deputies trained on the shooting range Wednesday, others used an advanced simulator to hone their skills. The simulation system, rented from Rochester Community and Technical College, depicts various crisis situations on a large screen.

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Gravel truck overturns near Oronoco Video included

A driver was injured after the gravel truck he was driving crashed near Oronoco Wednesday morning.  Law enforcement on the scene said the driver of a gravel truck lost control and crashed his rig, spilling a load of gravel onto the highway around 9:30 a.m. on White Bridge Road NE near Sandy Point Court NE. 

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Local law enforcement hit the pavement for Special Olympics Video included

After three decades and thousands of miles, the Torch Run for Special Olympics returned to Olmsted County Wednesday, with law enforcement jogging, bicycling and rollerblading from town to town.  

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