Capsule reviews of new movie releases

“The Heat” — What’s amazing about the comedic force that is Melissa McCarthy is how she sounds like she’s truly improvising most of the time…

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Car Rescue Training

Despite their name, firefighters to a lot more than put out fires.

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A Little Hollywood in Algona

Thursday in north Iowa, a production plant got a little taste of Hollywood. A film crew of about 60 took over the DuPont pioneer production …

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Plans to Help are Changing

It’s a local group’s effort to show support to Iowa National Guard troops. We first brought you the story Tuesday, and showed you the ladies…

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DWI Enforcers Recognized

More than 30 officers and prosecutors will be recognized during the Twins pre-game festivities at Target Field.

NFL criminal cases put focus on vetting

Two felony charges in one day were more than a bump in the NFL’s offseason. They pointed to an ongoing problem for the league — players who …

Summertime Car Thefts Rochester, MN

Summertime Car Thefts

As the temperature rises in the summer, so does the number of car thefts

Senate roll call: Immigration

The 68-32 roll call Thursday by which the Senate passed a comprehensive immigration bill. A “yes” vote is a vote to pass the bill. Voting ye…