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Two dead in Winona after apparent murder-suicide, police say

Winona authorities are investigating after an apparent murder-suicide. According to the Winona Police Department, offers responded to a 911 call at at 209 Chatfield Street at 3:23 Monday morning.


33rd Annual Gift of Life Golf Tournament set to start in Rochester

The Gift of Life Transplant House has been a Rochester institution for decades, known as a place of compassion for transplant patients and families.


Rochester set to have new City Administrator

For the first time in decades, Rochester will have a new city administrator. Rochester City Council comes together to finish last week's recessed meeting having reached a decision for city administrator.


BCA interviews witness in Minneapolis fatal officer-involved shooting

The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says agents have interviewed a witness in the officer-involved shooting in Minneapolis that claimed the life of a 40-year-old woman. According to the BCA, the witness was seen bicycling eastbound on West 51st Street immediately before the shooting on July 15.


Byron's Good Neighbor Days celebration draws large crowds

A long-running tradition returned to Byron -- filled with various runs, a parade, fireworks and more. The annual Good Neighbor Days celebration began on Thursday and wrapped up on Sunday.


Nine people dead, 17 sustained life-threatening injuries after 'horrific human trafficking case' in San Antonio

Eight people have been found dead in a tractor-trailer outside a Walmart in Texas in what police are calling a horrific human trafficking case. Several other people have been taken to hospitals. San Antonio police say a Walmart employee was approached in a parking lot by a person from the truck who was asking for water late Saturday night or early Sunday morning. Police say the employee gave the person the water and then called them and when they arrived they found the eight people ... More>>

Arizona tells armed drivers how to avoid deadly police stops

Arizona is telling armed drivers how they should handle themselves if they get pulled over by police. The gun-friendly state recently changed its rule book for the road in a bid to avoid deadly encounters between police and people behind the wheel. Arizona is among a small number of states instructing drivers on what to expect during traffic stops. But it appears to be the first to use its driving rules to address situations in which motorists are armed. 


RAGBRAI 2017 currently underway in Iowa Video included

RAGBRAI riders took off as early as 4:30 Sunday morning. While the riders rose, so did the sun. Cyclists couldn't wait to officially kick off RAGBRAI 2017. What I love about it is, all the people, all the fun, and it's the only way to see Iowa by 15 miles an hour on a bicycle" says RAGBRAI rider, Dick Billings. Cyclist Dick Billings has been riding in RAGBRAI for 15 years.


Rochester celebrates LGBTQ communities at PrideFest Video included

Rochester came together on Saturday to celebrate LGBTQ communities at PrideFest. Pride goers gathered at Soldier's Field to enjoy dance performances and play with pets that are up for adoption. Nearly 50 vendors set up at the event offering a variety of things from food to resources LGBTQ individuals can use. The Pride Block Party featured live music until 10 p.m. Saturday night. The goal of PrideFest is to unite everyone in the community by having a fun time. Pr...


Fillmore County Fair goes on despite the rain

The Fillmore County Fair has been going on all week. But the rain forced organizers to change plans Outdoor activities were put on hold until the rain let up--- and folks huddled inside to continue the fun. sad news for those excited for the mutton busting it was canceled due to the rain. 


Two children host hand-made carnival for neighbor suffering from cancer Video included

Two very creative kids came up with a clever idea to raise money to help a young boy with cancer see Sequoias. Hunter Gifford suffers from bone cancer. His mom, Lisa Gifford, said he wants to be a tree planter and go see the Sequoia trees in California. So, Zach Moos and Julia Ogren decided to help.


Byron buries time capsule in honor of the city's 150th birthday

The city of Byron is 150 years old, and in honor of its birthday, a time capsule was buried on Saturday. It had everything that represented Byron in 2017.


Castile's mother files for entirety of $3 million settlement

Valerie Castile during a press conference in the Governor's Reception Room at the state capitol earlier this month Valerie Castile during a press conference in the Governor's Reception Room at the state capitol earlier this month

The mother of slain motorist Philando Castile has filed a petition to receive nearly all of a $3 million settlement in his death. Valerie Castile's petition proposes she get $2 million, with the remaining $995,000 going to attorneys. A Hennepin County judge will review the petition August 2. The Star Tribune reports Castile sought to reach relatives who might want part of the settlement, but only Philando Castile's father replied. The petition says Phelix H. Frazier Sr., s... More>>

Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt relents on pay raises Video included

House Speaker Kurt Daudt (R) House Speaker Kurt Daudt (R)

Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt said he will authorize legislative pay raises for his colleagues in the House. The Star Tribune reports the Republican made the decision Friday, and a day after two state legislators sued alleging that he had violated the state Constitution by not approving a $14,000 raise. Minnesota voters approved a constitutional amendment in 2016 that handed the power over lawmaker pay to an independent council. That body raised pay from $31,000 to $45,000... More>>

Protesters call for Minneapolis Mayor to step down at press conference

Multiple protesters appeared at the press conference, calling for Hodge's resignation. 


Minneapolis Police Chief announces resignation

Minneapolis police chief Janee Harteau has resigned.


Wisconsin road collapses after high waters took over downtown Arcadia on Thursday Video included

One day after hundreds were forced to evacuate their homes, people in Arcadia, Wisconsin cleanup up after the heavy flood waters. It was a far cry from what the city looked like on Thursday, when high waters filled the downtown area as well as homes on higher ground.  Fritz Conrad, a volunteer firefighter, spent his Friday cleaning up his childhood home where his mother still lives. He said ten inches of water came into the home, destroying the fl... More>>

On the Road to Byron: Celebrating 150 years Video included

KTTC continues its "On the Road" series, traveling to Byron, a community that is celebrating 150 years in 2017. 


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Minnesota man faces multiple charges after he threatened to kill a woman with a rifle, police say

Terry Cowden Terry Cowden

A man wanted for assault charges in Olmsted County is arrested in Fillmore County after reports of a violent attack.


Rochester man arrested for possible knife and car attack Video included

Roland Outlaw Roland Outlaw

A knife assault turns into an attempted attack with a car in SE Rochester. RPD was called to an apartment complex on the 100 Block of 16th Street Southeast just after 4 p.m. Thursday.


White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigns from post Video included

AP sources: White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has resigned over hiring of new communications aide. This story is developing. Stay with the NewsCenter for the latest.


1 person in custody after police say he threatened a man with a knife Video included

Gregory Wilson Gregory Wilson

The fun at this week's Thursday's on First and Third was interrupted by a possible knife assault. Rochester Police said two officers were standing on the 300 block of 1st Ave., near where the assault happened.


RPD searching for suspect in alleged assault in NW Rochester Video included

Rochester Police are searching for a suspect in an alleged assault in northwest Rochester.


Deputies searching for suspect accused of sexually assaulting a woman Video included

Olmsted County Sheriff's Office is searching for the suspect believed to have sexually assaulted a woman on a bike trail. 


1 arrested in connection to Austin shooting Video included

One person is in custody in connection with the Austin shooting that left one man injured.


Cecil the Lion's son, Xanda, killed in trophy hunt Video included

Cecil the Lion Cecil the Lion

Two years after Cecil the Lion was killed by a Minnesota dentist in a national park in Zimbabwe, his son Xanda was killed in a trophy hunt, according to a source familiar with the hunt.


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