Local News
  • Bumpers on Belgrade

    Following a poll done by the Mankato Free Press, area residents feel the North Mankato City Council shouldn’t have modified an event permit for Bumpers on Belgrade which caused the entire event to be cancelled. …

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    28 Apr 17
  • attackonnewulm

    The “Attack on New Ulm” painting by Anton Gag didn’t make the cut to be displayed any longer at the State Capitol following renovations. However, the Minnesota Historical Society has announced that it is developing …

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    28 Apr 17
  • Fort Ridgely_Fairfax golf course

    The Department of Natural Resources and the City of Fairfax are still working on a final management agreement to allow Fairfax to operate the Fort Ridgely State Park Golf Course independently, but there is still …

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    28 Apr 17
  • Road construction

    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a construction open house this morning for Highway 15 Construction. Beginning Monday, traffic traveling through the city will be detoured to 20th Street/Nicollet County Road 37 and …

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    28 Apr 17
  • Mankato

    Mankato city inspectors are inspecting more than 2 dozen buildings that may have sustained structural damage from a quarry blast Tuesday morning that shook Mankato. Damage reports so far are mainly from homes on the …

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    27 Apr 17
  • GFW

    A facilities committee of approximately 30 people met six times to discuss upgrades to the 3 Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop facilities as part of a district long-term facility study. The committee, made up of school board members, administrators, …

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    27 Apr 17
  • Renville County

    A Renville County Commissioner that has been a leader in his township, the community of Franklin and Renville County for many years has been recognized for his contributions. Commissioner Bob Fox received the Spirit of …

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    27 Apr 17
  • MSU

    A South Dakota native who’s been hand crafting skateboards in a garage since high school took top honors recently at Minnesota State University Mankato’s College of Business Big Ideas Challenge. Jackson Jones won the $10,000 …

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    27 Apr 17