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  • Police line

    The Mankato Police Officer who shot and killed a 33-year-old teacher from Shakopee is a training officer and a tactical response team member. In 1995 Officer Gary Schnorenberg received an award of merit from the …

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    05 Jan 17
  • High_winds

    The wind caused a postal truck to veer into oncoming traffic, causing an accident in Murray County Tuesday afternoon. The state patrol says a postal truck driven by 66-year-old Robert G. Brucker of Mankato was …

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    05 Jan 17
  • Madelia fire

    The gaping hole left in downtown Madelia after a fire February 3rd is now filled with buildings that will soon be filled with businesses. Owner of Culigan Water Conditioning Jim Peterson says he moved his …

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    05 Jan 17
  • Redwood_Falls

    There were three murders in the late 18th century and into the early 19th century in Redwood County. A new book written by Patricia Lubeck of Bleview details the early crimes of disturbing proportions. The …

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    05 Jan 17
  • Springfield

    After spending 40 years bringing music to St. Paul Lutheran Church in Springfield, Betsy Rogotzke is retiring. Betsy began piano lessons when she was 8-years-old. Eventually the choral director and church organist retired and an …

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    05 Jan 17
  • Caseys_General_Store

    Iowa based gas station chain Casey’s General Store had a gas mix-up in Redwood Falls recently. A tanker truck was supposed to refill the diesel underground storage tank at the South Mill Street location on …

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    04 Jan 17
  • Fort Ridgley golf course

    It was almost a year ago when the Department of Natural Resources announced that the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park will be closed due to rising maintenance costs and declining use. After many …

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    04 Jan 17
  • rural transit system

    A rural transit system operated by VINE Faith in Action out of Mankato will have buses moving throughout three counties before the end of the year. The transit system is collaboration with Region Nine, the …

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    04 Jan 17