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According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, there were 6.2 days suitable for field work in Minnesota last week. More>>

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UPDATE: Le Center Man In Custody Following Armed Standoff Video included

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The standoff in Le Center has ended peacefully. More>>

Man Dies While Riding on RAGBRAI Monday

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According to RAGBRAI’s Medical Director the man died due to a medical condition and not from a traumatic injury, though an exact cause of death is unknown. More>>

Showing Continued Improvement, Isaac Kolstad moving to Intense TBI Rehab

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In the past week, Isaac has been able to stand up from his chair without assistance and walk several laps around the gym with some assistance. More>>

UPDATE: Philip Nelson Makes Court Appearance Video included

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Philip Nelson is charged with first-degree assault as a result of a confrontation with former Mankato East and Minnesota State Mankato, football player Isaac Kolstad in downtown Mankato May 11. More>>

Study Finds Yogurt with Probiotics Could Lower Blood Pressure Video included

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Researchers in Australia found eating probiotics lowered patients' blood pressure 3 points on the top number, and 2 points on the bottom. More>>

First Look at New Mankato Junior High School Video included

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Construction on East junior high and expansion of Dakota Meadows slated for Summer 2015 More>>

Obama Signs Disaster Declaration for Eight MN Counties Video included

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President Obama has declared a major disaster in the State of Minnesota in the wake of recent severe storms, straight–line winds, flooding, landslides, and mudslides.   More>>

Renville County to Hold Offender Notification Meeting Video included

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The Renville County Sheriff's Office says Jeffrey Joseph Lingl has moved to a residence on 820th Avenue in Troy Township in rural Olivia/Danube.  More>>

Injured Army Ranger Thomas Block Awarded Soldier Of The Year

Injured Army Ranger Thomas Block Awarded Soldier Of The Year Video included

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Block is honored along with four other winners in the Military Times newspaper and at a ceremony in Washington D.C. More>>

Mankato Residents Deal with the High Temperatures Video included

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Today we all felt the heat as it was one of the hottest days on record so far this year. More>>

Mankato Welcomes the Vikings Back this Week Video included

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It's that time of year again with the Vikings Training Camp just around the corner. More>>

Minnesota Man Loses Brother and Sister-in-Law on MH17 Video included

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Arjen and Yvonne Ryder were making their trip back home to Australia, after a trip to the Netherlands and France. More>>

Train Loaded With Plane Crash Victims Leaves Ukraine Station Video included

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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says the remains of 282 of the crash victims currently in Torez are being moved by train to Kharkiv in Ukraine, where they will be handed over to Dutch authorities.   More>>

RAGBRAI Underway in Iowa Video included

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Bikers will ride just over 40 miles today from Okoboji to their overnight stay in Emmetsburg on day number two, with passes through Terrill and Graettinger. More>>

Toner Lake Karting; A Hobby for Everyone Video included

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It started out with a hobby and since have turned into a business, offering more than 80 races over the eight years. More>>

Enjoying the summer sun in Mankato Video included

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With temperatures well into the 80s across the Mankato area, making a splash was the activity of choice for many today. Scores of people hit the beach and/or water today at Hiniker Pond.
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Wildfire out of control in Washington State Video included

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An out-of-control wildfire is causing a lot of problems in Washington State. CBS News reports more than 100 homes have already been destroyed by the inferno.

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Strong Man & Woman Competition in Sleepy Eye Video included

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The Dungeons Gym in Sleepy Eye held their annual Strong Man and Woman Competition this morning. More>>

YMCA Hosts StayStrong Run Video included

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If you saw around 200 people running in North Mankato this morning, it was for a good cause. More>>

Le Sueur County Remembers Civil War After 150 Years Video included

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Today, dozens of history enthusiasts came together in Le Sueur County to honor the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. More>>

Eagle Lake Celebrates Tator Days Video included

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It was a busy weekend for Eagle Lake as the annual 'Tator Days' celebration was underway. More>>

2 houses moved down Madison Avenue Video included

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Two houses were being moved in Mankato early this morning down Madison Avenue. More>>

Kevin Love Trade Rumors Re-Surface

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Timberwolves president and coach Flip Saunders was seen talking to Warriors GM Bob Myers during summer league play in Las Vegas Sunday. More>>

Disaster Relief Grant for Veterans

Disaster Relief Grant for Veterans Video included

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A $1,000 Disaster Relief Grant is available in 35 counties for Minnesota Veterans.Brown Co... More>>

Matt Little Recognized in Washington, DC for Service Work Video included

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At the national event, Little spoke about his passion for helping servicemen and women, and his involvement with the “Beyond the Yellow Ribbon” campaign.  More>>

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  • Fans Get Ready to Welcome Vikings to Mankato

    Fans Ready to Welcome Vikings to Mankato

    Fans Ready to Welcome Vikings to Mankato

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:55:30 GMT
    In just three short days the Minnesota Vikings will report to Mankato for their 49th training camp... Last year... fans all across the area participated in tailgates to welcome the Purple and Gold to town... This year they plan to do the same... by holding one large tailgate across from Julia Sears dorm...
    In just three short days the Minnesota Vikings will report to Mankato for their 49th training camp... Last year... fans all across the area participated in tailgates to welcome the Purple and Gold to town... This year they plan to do the same... by holding one large tailgate across from Julia Sears dorm...
  • Twins Defeat Indians 4-3 Monday Night at Target Field

    Twins Defeat Indians 4-3 Monday Night at Target Field

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:52:09 GMT
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Josh Willingham's tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning sent the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night. Kurt Suzuki had a two-run double among his three hits, Trevor Plouffe hit an RBI double and the Twins beat the Indians at home for the first time in more than 11 months. Suzuki, a first-time All-Star selection who was the catcher for the ninth inning of the American League's victory here at Target Field last week, posted his ni...
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Josh Willingham's tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning sent the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night. Kurt Suzuki had a two-run double among his three hits, Trevor Plouffe hit an RBI double and the Twins beat the Indians at home for the first time in more than 11 months. Suzuki, a first-time All-Star selection who was the catcher for the ninth inning of the American League's victory here at Target Field last week, posted his ni...
  • Vikings Suspend Priefer for 3 Games

    Vikings Suspend Priefer for 3 Games

    Friday, July 18 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-19 03:45:56 GMT
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former punter Chris Kluwe's allegations of anti-gay remarks made by Priefer. The Vikings released Friday a summary of the investigation by independent lawyers that was initiated in January, when Kluwe first accused Priefer and other Vikings officials of punishing him for h...
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former punter Chris Kluwe's allegations of anti-gay remarks made by Priefer. The Vikings released Friday a summary of the investigation by independent lawyers that was initiated in January, when Kluwe first accused Priefer and other Vikings officials of punishing him for h...
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  • Mayfly Hatch Generates Buzz in Wisconsin

    Mayfly Hatch Generates Buzz in Wisconsin

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-07-22 00:01:54 GMT
    The bugs are harmless and they're actually a sign of a healthy river. 
    The bugs are harmless and they're actually a sign of a healthy river. 
  • Prince George To Turn One

    Prince George To Turn One

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:58:50 GMT
    The photo was taken earlier this month when his parents, the Prince William and Kate, took him to a butterfly exhibition at London's Natural History Museum. The prince turns one tomorrow.
    The photo was taken earlier this month when his parents, the Prince William and Kate, took him to a butterfly exhibition at London's Natural History Museum. The prince turns one tomorrow.
  • 1,000-foot slip-and-slide

    1,000-foot slip-and-slide

    Sunday, July 20 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-07-21 03:48:29 GMT
    Many people in the State of Utah found a creative way to beat the heat. In Salt Lake City a massive slip-and-slide was set up.
    Many people in the State of Utah found a creative way to beat the heat. In Salt Lake City a massive slip-and-slide was set up.
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