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First-generation college-bound student wins Philando Castile scholarship
Warrant mix-up may yield settlement
Twin Cities Pride: Unmarked squad will still lead Pride parade, but officers can march
Dayton agrees to fund Legislature until October, as court case continues
Motion hearing hosted on dispute involving former mall property
Legion baseball: Post 5 falls twice at Alexandria tournament
Polanco homers, Twins blank Indians
Lynx bounce back from 1st loss, drub Mystics
Taylor thinks Butler can get Timberwolves to the checkered flag
Butler acquisition send Wolves' ticket sales soaring
As others see it: Newspapers still top choice for news
Letter: Thanks given for support of Habitat fundraiser
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Bernice Elsena Koster
Ryland Keith Roetman, Sr.
Donald J. Rutgers
Marie H. Muck
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
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June 4, 2017
Minnesota state softball tournament pairings released
MANKATO -- The pairings for the Minnesota high school state softball tournament were released Sunday, and now Edgerton/Southwest Christian and Pipestone Area know who they will face in the first round on Thursday at Caswell Park in Mankato. The No. 1 seed Flying Dutchmen will play...
June 4, 2017 - 4:56pm
April 25, 2017
Mankato quarry blast rocks city, feels like earthquake
MANKATO, Minn. -- It felt like an earthquake, according to residents. However, about 11 a.m. Wednesday it was a scheduled blast at the 54-acre...
April 25, 2017 - 10:06pm
March 20, 2017
Police: Boy dies after clothing gets caught in dressing room
MANKATO, Minn. -- A 4-year-old boy has died after his clothing caught on a hook at a Mankato thrift store on Saturday, Mankato police said. Around...
March 20, 2017 - 8:51pm
December 8, 2016
As others see it: Tax, bonding, health care need special session
As the GOP's legislative leaders and Gov. Mark Dayton discuss a December special session, the debate seems to center around whether a special session will provide a political advantage to one party or the other or whether legislators and the governor should do their job and complete...
December 8, 2016 - 10:54pm
September 29, 2016
Former college linebacker sues bars, attackers for injury in 2014 Mankato brawl
MANKATO -- Isaac Kolstad, the former Minnesota State Mankato linebacker who was severely injured in a 2014 bar fight, is suing his attackers and two bars that served them. The civil lawsuit, filed last week, names Philip Nelson and Trevor Shelley, along with Blue Bricks Bar and South...
September 29, 2016 - 10:22pm
April 21, 2016
U.S. 71 detour starts May 2
MANKATO — Motorists who travel U.S. 71 in Jackson are advised traffic will be detoured beginning May 2, as crews begin the replacement of the Des Moines River Bridge. The detour, consisting of East Ashley Street and Jackson County Roads 23 and 34, will be in place until October....
April 21, 2016 - 8:03pm
April 13, 2016
Expect detour Monday on U.S. 169 Mankato to St. Peter
MANKATO — Motorists on U.S. 169 between Mankato and St. Peter can expect the highway to be closed and a detour to be in place after 7 p.m....
April 13, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 25, 2016
I-90 construction in Jackson County resumes Monday
MANKATO — Construction on Interstate 90, between Round Lake and Lakefield in Jackson County, will resume Monday, weather permitting. I-90 traffic will be reduced to a single lane in each direction beginning Monday. Westbound traffic will be switched over to the eastbound lanes...
March 25, 2016 - 7:42pm
March 7, 2016
Out of the doghouse: Adrian man to the rescue after man’s best friend takes semi for a joyride
MANKATO — Friday afternoon began as any other for Joe Springman, 24, of Adrian. He was traveling to Eden Prairie to visit his girlfriend when...
March 7, 2016 - 10:17pm
March 2, 2016
Sold! Glen Taylor, Jeff Ward and Strobel Farms Purchase Windom’s PM Beef plant
MANKATO — Minnesota businessman Glen Taylor, Mapleton, farmer Jeff Ward, and Greg Strobel of Pemberton based Strobel Farms announced Tuesday...
March 2, 2016 - 9:32am
January 22, 2016
Temple Grandin to speak in Mankato
NORTH MANKATO — The Southern Minnesota Autism Coalition and the South Central College Foundation-North Mankato have teamed up to present Dr. Temple Grandin, speaking at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at South Central College Conference Center, North Mankato. Grandin is a professor at Colorado...
January 22, 2016 - 9:50pm
January 11, 2016
Transportation meeting for Highway 59, I-90 Jan. 27
MANKATO — Worthington area residents and businesses are encouraged to attend an open house on the 2017 plans for U.S. 59 and 2016 project on Interstate 90 between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. Jan. 27 in the Farmers Room at the Nobles County Courthouse, 315 10th St., Worthington. Staff from...
January 11, 2016 - 9:03pm
November 23, 2015
Zach Hacker: One for the ages
I was in rare territory Saturday. Not physically. As an alumnus of Minnesota State University, Mankato, I’ve spent a lot of time at Blakeslee...
November 23, 2015 - 9:51pm
September 25, 2015
Rare bison given new home in Minnesota state park
MANKATO — A group of genetically rare bison has been released into a Minnesota state park. Minneopa State Park near Mankato is the new home of 11 bison largely free of genetic markers that would come from cross-breeding with cattle. Less than 6 percent of the half-million bison...
September 25, 2015 - 9:30pm
September 1, 2015
Minnesota 60 Mountain Lake to Butterfield completion delayed, Paving expected to begin Oct. 1
MANKATO — The completion date for the four-lane expansion of Minnesota 60 from Mountain Lake to Butterfield has been delayed from early October to early November due to delays for the paving contractor. Recent information from the paving contractor estimates it will begin on Minnesota...
September 1, 2015 - 8:30pm