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Insurance rates may climb 25 percent; more reports due later
Fastest turkey in the Midwest
Fire at Okabena Towers; eight tenants displaced
Local family organizes Oct. 7 benefit
Minnesota GOP hires security experts to protect events from protesters
College volleyball: Jays fight hard, fall to powerful Rochester
Cross country: Windom Area's Irwin sharp in Mountain Lake
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Column: Will Putin spring an October surprise?
Letter: Memorable exchange student experience wrapping up
Column: Trump and 'the blacks'
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Donna Mae Johnson
Joan E. Mork
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Column: "Dusting" off the memories
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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April 10, 2013
Jackson bridge meeting is April 25
MANKATO -- The public is encouraged to attend an open house on the plans to replace the U.S. 71 bridge over the Des Moines River in Jackson. The open house will run from 5 to 7 p.m., with a brief presentation at 6 p.m., April 25 at Jackson City Hall, 80 W. Ashley St. The Minnesota...
April 10, 2013 - 10:38pm
April 4, 2013
Native American film to air at Culture Corner
WORTHINGTON -- At 6:30 p.m. Monday, the Culture Corner will show Dakota 38, a documentary about a group of Native Americans that journeyed to...
April 4, 2013 - 10:34pm
July 26, 2012
Free dental clinic in Mankato
MANKATO -- The Minnesota Dental Association and the Minnesota Dental Foundation are bringing the first Minnesota Mission of Mercy to the Mankato area on Aug. 17 and 18 to provide free dental care to children and adults who are uninsured, underinsured and not able to obtain dental...
July 26, 2012 - 10:05pm
August 5, 2011
Ex-boyfriend charged in death of MSU student
MANKATO (AP) -- A grand jury has returned first-degree murder charges against the ex-boyfriend of a Minnesota State University student who was fatally stabbed. Nineteen-year-old Damone Christopher Williams-Tillman had previously been charged with second-degree murder in the death...
August 5, 2011 - 10:17am
January 30, 2011
AgStar to give cash patronage payout
MANKATO -- AgStar Financial Services' Board of Directors has approved the retirement of the 2001 patronage allocations. With the 2001 retirement, AgStar will have distributed $13.9 million in earnings to nearly 9,000 eligible stockholders. "We're excited that our financial strength...
January 30, 2011 - 7:42pm
January 15, 2011
In it to win it: Meyer sheds 242 pounds -- so far -- in weighty battle
MANKATO -- In the movies, a character's moment of truth is accompanied by a dramatic swelling of the background music. Monte Meyer's moment of...
January 15, 2011 - 12:00am
August 2, 2010
AgStar offers grants for EMS
MANKATO -- The AgStar Fund for Rural America, AgStar Financial Services' corporate giving program, is accepting applications for its Emergency Response Services (EMS) grant program. Grants fund emergency response equipment for volunteer fire, rescue or ambulance departments. Each...
August 2, 2010 - 8:59pm
July 20, 2010
AgStar Fund awards county fair grants
MANKATO -- The AgStar Fund for Rural America, the corporate giving program of AgStar Financial Services, has awarded $60,000 in grants from its County Fair Facility Upgrade Grant Program. This year AgStar awarded grants up to $2,500 to fund 26 county fairs in AgStar's local service...
July 20, 2010 - 8:28pm
May 11, 2010
Minnesota60 project to be rebid
MANKATO -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation will rebid the Minnesota 60 four-lane expansion project south of Worthington in the upcoming weeks because of a discrepancy in the construction plan that could affect the final cost of the project. "MnDOT did not accurately...
May 11, 2010 - 8:44pm
April 29, 2010
Multi-county forger in custody
WORTHINGTON -- He has multiple forgery convictions in a variety of counties across southern Minnesota and owes more than $10,000 for court fees...
April 29, 2010 - 10:25pm
March 8, 2010
As Others See It: School-year start
It's been one of the great Minnesota debates: Ma and Pa resorts vs. schools. In the 1980s, during an economic downturn, the Legislature passed a law forbidding schools from starting classes before Labor Day. The move came after lobbying from Northern Minnesota resort owners and the...
March 8, 2010 - 12:00am
October 26, 2009
MNDOT solicits projects
MANKATO -- The Area Transportation Partnership for Mn/DOT District 7 is soliciting projects for the Transportation Enhancements program, a federally-funded program that targets projects such as trails, environmental mitigation and historical preservation that are transportation related. The...
October 26, 2009 - 12:00am
March 31, 2009
Soybean Ambassador Program launched
MANKATO -- The Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council has introduced a new Soybean Ambassador Program for students ages 18 to 22 who are enrolled in a two- or four-year post-secondary education program related to agriculture. "The Soybean Ambassador Program is designed...
March 31, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Icy roads cause crashes
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota State Patrol has released the name of the 29-year-old Mankato man killed Wednesday night in a fatal rollover accident...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am