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  • Veteran

    As we prepare to celebrate the nation’s independence, local veterans gathered in Mankato Thursday to honor a World War II veteran. The Mankato VA Clinic was officially named in Lyle Pearson’s honor. Pearson of North …

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    03 Jul 15
  • Jeffers Petroglyphs

    Celebrate Independence Day with a trip to the Jeffer’s Petrogylphs to learn about early American Indian survival skills. Attendees will have the opportunity to start a fire using primitive methods and learn how to throw …

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    03 Jul 15
  • COUNTY PRISONS

    John LaDue’s father is worried what it would mean to public safety if LaDue was sent to adult prison. The 18-year-old has been diagnosed with autism Spectrum Disorder. One of three psychologists who testified in …

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    02 Jul 15
  • coast to coast bike ride

    A 3,000 mile coast-to-coast bike ride was completed Wednesday in an effort to raise money and awareness for people suffering from traumatic brain injury. Isaac Kolstad’s brother, Abe left Oregon 5 weeks ago and biked …

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    02 Jul 15
  • Green Giant

    Minnesota-based General Mills reports it will cut funding for its Jolly Green Giant products while moving more of its money into areas like gluten-free Cheerios and Lucky Charms. The market is changing for the packaged …

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    02 Jul 15
  • standardized_test

    Minnesota students won’t be taking as many statewide tests over the next two years after state lawmakers cut funding by nearly half. Two tests which were to be phased out next year are gone immediately. …

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    02 Jul 15
  • gustavus_arboretum

    Gustavus Adolphus College was recently named one of the nation’s 50 most amazing college botanical spaces. With nearly 125 acres, 12 officials gardens, 114 different species of trees and shrubs and more than 150 different …

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    02 Jul 15
  • MarijuanaLeaves

    Hutchinson Health physicians will not be participating in the new medical marijuana registry that begins today (July 1). The law allows individuals with certain medical conditions and a doctor’s concent to legally use medical marijuana. …

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    01 Jul 15