Event focused on Minnesota River set for Thursday 16 May 18

The well-being of the Minnesota River Basin is the focus of a gathering Thursday at the Kato Ballroom, 200 Chestnut Street in Mankato. The event is for the 10th annual Minnesota River Congress, which is scheduled from 4-9 p.m. Thursday. Speakers for the event include Ann Lewandowski of the University of Minnesota, and naturalists Ron Bolduan and Scott Kudelka and the U of M’s Chris Lenhardt. The Minnesota River Congress is open to the public. The cost is $20 for adults over the age of 19.