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Pine Island woman jailed in knife-throwing assault Video included

PINE ISLAND, Minn. (KTTC) -- A Pine Island woman has been arrested and jailed after a violent domestic assault that sent a man to the hospital.Quadrina Carter is being held on a 2nd Degree Assault charge at Red Wing until a court appearance on Monday morning. Carter and a man became involved in what is described as a "domestic situation" in Rochester and Sgt. Jason Johnson of the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office said the verbal argument escalated and shifted to a home at 532 Ridgeway Lane NE i... More>>

RPD issues alert for bike thieves targeting downtown, Kutzky Park neighborhoods Video included

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Rochester police are on high alert for bike thieves working the downtown area and the nearby Kutzky Park neighborhood this holiday weekend.  "There's been a sharp increase in bike thefts the last few days, in and around the downtown area," said Officer Sylvia Quirk of RPD's Community Action Team.  A crime alert went out late Friday night to members of the Kutzky Park Neighborhood Association.  People are being urged to use high quality locks... More>>

Motorcyclist killed striking a deer on Highway 52 in Rochester Video included

A motorcyclist from Rochester was killed when he struck a deer on U.S. 52 on Friday evening. More>>

Kids' Marathon and Diaper Dash/Toddler Trot keep Med City Marathon family-friendly Video included

Runners take-off at Saturday's Med City Kids' Marathon. Runners take-off at Saturday's Med City Kids' Marathon.

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- It's Med City Marathon Weekend! The 20th annual 26.2 kicks off Sunday morning. But Saturday, kids of all ages were able to join in the fun, in their own mini marathon. Marathons are typically for adults and the Kids' Marathon allows the Med City Marathon to stay family-friendly. Since the kids' race's start 18 years ago, it has grown tremendously. "We started off with, I think, a few hundred kids. And now we're over 870 that registered last night and there's mor... More>>

T & K Basketball Tournament helps curb youth violence Video included

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Many teenagers and young adults in Rochester got together for some 5-on-5 basketball Saturday afternoon. But, this isn't your average basketball tournament. T K Basketball is a monthly tournament for young people, with the hope of curbing youth violence. Teddy Collins came up with the idea for the tournament after the gang-related shooting death of his younger brother. “It's for everyone in the community to come together. There's three schools here and everybody ... More>>

Five hurt in crash after police chase in Rochester Video included

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- A Rochester man has been arrested after allegedly starting a police chase through town, that ended in a car crash, injuring four people.Rochester Police got a call for backup from a probation officer just before 9:00 Saturday morning on the 600 block of 3rd Avenue Southeast.Sergeant Frank Ohm of the Rochester Police department says a man was driving recklessly and running red lights in Southeast Rochester.The man wouldn't not pull over, and police chased the car unt... More>>

Kasson-Mantorville hosts second annual Junior High Track and Field Elite Meet Video included

From section to state tournaments, to even their own Elite meet at Hamline University, high school varsity athletes have an abundance of places to showcase their talents. Thanks to one coach's idea, hundreds of junior high athletes get a chance to show off the future of track and field in Minnesota.  Friday was his Elite Meet for Junior-High Athletes. More>>

Fully-functional pirate ship makes stop in Winona Video included

There's a bit of an oddity sailing up the Mississippi River this week. It's a wayward pirate ship, and it's not just functional, it's decorated inside and out. More>>

Gas prices tick upward in advance of Memorial Day

Gas prices have been trending up in the last several weeks, from a low of under $2.00 in January.AAAsays the national average for a gallon of gas is $2.73 a gallon, though still about a dollar cheaper than last Memorial Day.If you're looking to gas up before headed out, the average in Rochester is $2.54 a gallon, while the state average is $2.60 a gallon. More>>

Rochester 8th grader heading to Scripps National Spelling Bee Video included

Tina Farnberg of Rochester is competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. on May 26-28. Tina Farnberg of Rochester is competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. on May 26-28.

An eighth-grader from Holy Spirit Catholic School is heading to Washington D.C. over the weekend to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.Tina Farnberg, who attends Holy Spirit Catholic School in the northwest part of Rochester, will compete in the nationwide spelling tournament from May 26-28. This is her second time competing the event. She placed 67th out of approximately 160 participants in 2013. More>>

Tree Town Music Festival features some of country music's hottest crooners Video included

A campsite at Tree Town Music Festival in Forest City, Iowa. A campsite at Tree Town Music Festival in Forest City, Iowa.

The Tree Town Music Festival is this weekend in Forest City, Iowa, and fest goers couldn't be more excited to spend their Memorial Day weekend with friends, food, and, of course, country music. More>>

Fire causes minor damage to Rochester Outreach Center Video included

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A fire caused minor damage to a Christian center building in southeast Rochester. More>>

Students ride tractors to school in Blooming Prairie Video included

Students drive their tractors to school / Blooming Prairie Students drive their tractors to school / Blooming Prairie

Some students in Blooming Prairie ditched cars and buses Friday morning and rode their tractors to school instead. More>>

Mayo High School students organize Autism Awareness Week Video included

Autism Awareness Week at Mayo High School Autism Awareness Week at Mayo High School

Students at Mayo High School are wrapping up their "Autism Awareness Week" with a day of wearing blue.  More>>

$10,000 in tools and supplies taken from Rochester construction trailer

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Thousands of dollars in tools and supplies were stolen from a Rochester construction trailer. More>>

More than 37 million drivers expected to travel Memorial Day Weekend

Photo: U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Photo: U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

The AAA says the number of people traveling this Memorial Day weekend will be the highest in a decade. More>>

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