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Carnival workers prepare fairgrounds for opening night Video included

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Before the Olmsted County Fair kicks off Tuesday, more than 60 workers were getting their hands dirty Monday and planned on pushing through the night to make sure every ride is proofed for safety. More>>

New Mural in Lanesboro Video included

LANESBORO, Minn. (KTTC) -- Mike Meyer is a well known artist around southern Minnesota known for painting signs and murals. If you're heading to historic Lanesboro, you'll notice a brand new mural going up on the main drag. More>>

1-month-old baby in critical condition after crash in Rochester Video included

A one-month-old baby is in critical condition Monday after a crash Sunday in Rochester. The crash happened just after 2 p.m. at the intersection of Marion Road and Highway 14 in Rochester.
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Rochester City Council passes aggressive panhandling ordinance, approves affordable housing project Video included

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- The Rochester City Council passed an aggressive panhandling ordinance Monday night. The council also approved the initial plans for an affordable housing project in Northwest Rochester.  More>>

Marvels of the Med City: Resoundant uses sound waves to diagnose disease

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- The use of sound waves in the medical field has a long history. But using them to "feel" the hardness of some of your most vital internal organs is brand new technology. It's called Magnetic Resonance Elastography, or an MRE. It helps to diagnose hardening of the liver due to disease without a biopsy, by giving doctors a color-coded, detailed map of your organ's tissue density. More>>

Rebels release train with bodies from downed jet Video included

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Bowing to international pressure, pro-Moscow separatists released a train packed with bodies and handed over the black boxes from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane, four days after it plunged into rebel-held eastern Ukraine. More>>

RAGBRAI riders face hot temperatures

EMMETSBURG, IOWA (KTTC) -- The thousands of bicycle riders participating in this year's RAGBRAI ride faced the hottest temperatures of the summer so far.High temperatures Monday reached into the 90's. The combination of heat and humidity drove the heat index -- a measure of how hot the air feels -- to above 100 degrees.The riders traveled 41 miles from Okoboji to Emmetsburg Monday and will bike another 73 miles from Emmetsburg to Forest City on Tuesday.Public health officials advise caution f... More>>

UN calls for probe of plane downed over Ukraine

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The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution Monday demanding international access to the site of the plane downed over eastern Ukraine and an end to military activities around the area, following intense... More>>

Rochester man sentenced to 7.5 years for sexual assault Video included

A Rochester man has been sentenced to 7.5 years in prison for sexually assaulting his girlfriend.    More>>

US urges global push for Israeli, Hamas cease-fire

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With high hopes but low expectations, the U.S. stepped up calls Monday for an international push to end fighting in the Gaza Strip as President Barack Obama sent his top envoy to the Mideast to help broker a new cease-fire... More>>

President approves federal aid for Minnesota after June flooding

Flooding in Albert Lea from June 20, 2014 Flooding in Albert Lea from June 20, 2014

ALBERT LEA, Minn. (KTTC) -- President Barack Obama approved financial aid for state and local recovery efforts in Minnesota on Monday. The aid will help areas impacted by severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides, and mudslides between June 11 and July 11. More>>

No rain lets Minnesota farmers get field work done

Minnesota farmers were able to get a lot of field work done last week, thanks to the lack of rain. More>>

Vehicles collide on Highway 52 at Civic Center Drive

The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle rear-end crash that stopped traffic on Highway 52. More>>

Man arrested after motorcycle crash in Eyota Video included

A man was arrested in Eyota after crashing his motorcycle into a house. More>>

Man arrested after fight outside Rochester bar

A fight in downtown Rochester led to a gun scare outside of a Rochester bar. More>>

Police: Rochester man accused of attacking father with rock

A Rochester man is facing assault charges after attacking his father with a rock. Rochester police said Abubakar Faqi Yassin, 22, argued with his father over computer equipment Saturday night in the 3800 block of Blossom Street Northwest. More>>

Rebels to give Flight 17 black boxes to Malaysia

(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). An emergency worker cuts through aircraft seat belts to free the body of a victim at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, Saturday, July 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). An emergency worker cuts through aircraft seat belts to free the body of a victim at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, Saturday, July 19, 2014.

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says the leader of the pro-Russian rebels has agreed to hand over both black boxes from Flight 17 to Malaysian investigators who are in Ukraine. More>>

Rochester woman injured after falling from car window Video included

A Rochester woman was injured after falling out of the window of a moving car in Fillmore County. More>>

Families to spend nearly $700 on school supplies

Going back to school this year could mean spending some serious cash. The National Retail Federation said a recent survey found people will spend about $26.5 billion on back-to-school items. More>>

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    Do you have a plan for when the sirens go off? KTTC meteorologists Randy Brock, Ted Schmidt and Jonathan Kegges break down the differences between watches and warnings and how they're issued.More >>
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