I’m a lifelong Rochester resident and host of Rochester Today on News-Talk 1340 KROC-AM. The lively one hour program runs from 11 a.m. to Noon weekdays Every Tuesday and Thursday conservative commentator and author Tom Ostrom joins me to talk about the events and issues of the day. On Monday, Wednesday and Friday, James Rabe joins me to highlight the latest happenings in Rochester, along with regular appearances by the Rochester City Council President, Mayor, Olmsted County Sheriff, and the Superintendent of the Rochester Public Schools. You can also expect to hear from a list of local experts that includes Mike Dougherty from MNDOT, Steve Lange from Rochester Magazine, retired local attorney David Shulman, experienced automotive technician Dick Zeitler and Med City Movie Guy Chris Miksanek. When I’m not hosting Rochester Today, I wear my objective journalist hat as a member of the KROC news team for over 30 years.
Beer and Wine Sales Now Allowed at MN Bars and Restaurants
Minnesota bars and restaurants can now include beer and wine in their take out menus.
Amid All the Coronavirus News – the Flu Season Rages on in MN
Flu activity in Minnesota remains very high although there are some very preliminary indications it might be peaking.
Huge Shipment of Counterfeit Money Seized in Minnesota
Federal authorities are reporting the discovery of close to a million dollars in counterfeit $1 dollar bills in a rail car at a Canadian border crossing.
Officials Report Another Flu-Related Death in Minnesota
Another flu-related death was reported to the Department of Health during the past week and was the second since the start of the current influenza season.