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Consumer Reports: Pregnant Women Should Avoid Tuna Video included

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In June the government put out new recommendations telling Americans to eat more fish because of the health benefits.
But a new article from Consumer Reports says pregnant women should avoid one of the most popular types of fish.
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West Boys Roll to 11-0 Victory Over Trojans Video included

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Over at Dakota Meadows the West boys were taking on New Prague More>>

Sounds of 'Alive After Five' Event Fill Mankato's Jackson Park Video included

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Tonight's artist was country singer Chad Pfeifer. Next Thursday, the group Church of Cash will perform for the last Alive After Five of the summer. More>>

Police: Cash, Not Records Stolen From License Bureau Office in Waseca Video included

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The Waseca Police Department says the burglary happened between 4:30 Wednesday afternoon and early Thursday morning when a county employee reported the theft. It's believed only cash was stolen and no license records were taken or accessed. More>>

Kato Roofing Does Ice Bucket Challenge Using Two Cranes Video included

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Lake Crystal Suffering From Extensive Algae Bloom Video included

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Neighbors complain of stench coming from Crystal Lake More>>

Sleepy Eye Hospital Implements 'Tobacco-Free' Policy Video included

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If you want to light up or chew tobacco, the Sleepy Eye Medical Center says you need to stay completely off their property to do so. More>>

Whooping Cough Cases Reported in Brown County Video included

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The Minnesota Department of Health is taking notice after a string of about 20 Whooping Cough cases in Brown County. The respiratory infection, known medically as "pertussis" is contagious.
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Tackling Back To School Anxiety Video included

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The back to school grind is underway. More>>

Car Seat Clinic Held in Mankato Video included

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Safety officials say three out of four child restraints for vehicles aren't properly used. More>>

Details Emerge of Failed U.S. Rescue Attempt of Captives in Syria Video included

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We are learning more about a failed effort to rescue Americans in Syria including photojournalist James Foley.

The mission happened before Islamic extremists executed Foley and threatened another American captive.
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Isaac Kolstad Visits Hospital

Isaac Kolstad Visits Fastenal Video included

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Isaac Kolstad is once again able to leave a Twin Cities inpatient rehab facility for a short amount of time.Here's a photo of him taking some time to visit his coworkers at Fastenal in Mankato this morning.Earlier this month, we told you that according to a post on his Caringbridge page, Isaac was able to go out to get a burger and ice cream with his family.Kolstad suffered serious brain injuries following an altercation in downtown Mankato in the early morning hours of May 11.Philip Nelson o... More>>

MSU Mankato Freshmen Arrive For Move-In Day Video included

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Summer is officially over for some students at MSU Mankato..as today is move-in day! More>>

No Injuries, Leaks From Chopper Crash in Waseca County

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A Saint Peter man walked away from a helicopter crash Monday afternoon in Waseca County. More>>

Locals Put Rural Twist on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Brent Kelsey from Lake Crystal got his friend and co-worker Chelsea Breza Berndt to help him accept the challenge on his farm. More>>

King of Netherlands to Visit Iowa Ethanol Plant Opening Video included

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Willem-Alexander says he will take part in the September 3 grand opening ceremony at the Project Liberty cellulosic ethanol plant in Emmetsburg. More>>

Minnesota State Fair Underway, Princess Kay Crowned Video included

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About 1,500 commercial exhibitors and 300 food vendors will ensure there's something new to see or try. More>>

New Children's Museum Site Progressing Video included

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The museum has been getting grants and donations toward making their goal and to help after recovering from flood damage that happened in June. More>>

New Study Links Heart Deaths To Common Antibiotic Video included

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The Danish study found clarithromycin increased the risk of cardiac death by 76% compared to a type of penicillin. More>>

Highwater Ethanol Moving on to Next Phase Video included

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An ethanol plant in Lamberton is celebrating the completion of a phase which will allow them the ability to produce a new renewable fuel in the future. More>>

GM Recalls Impacting Local Businesses Video included

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General Motors has seen several makes and models recalled over the last few months. More>>

Pioneer Bank Taking Ice Bucket Challenge Too Video included

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ALS fundraiser goes corporate More>>

U of M's SROC in Waseca receives award from National Weather Service Video included

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For 100 years, the University of Minnesota's Southern Research and Outreach Center (SROC) in Waseca has been gathering detailed, weather data. Today, the location was honored for their work by the National Weather Service.

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Kids Still Not Eating Enough Fruits And Veggies Video included

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Are your kids getting enough fruits and veggies? A recent study from the CDC says most are not. More>>

Obama: Justice will be Sought after American Journalist's Execution Video included

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A video released online shows Islamic militants executing an American journalist in retaliation for US air strikes in Iraq. The US Intelligence community has reviewed the video and says it is authentic.  More>>

Two Arrested After Attempted Shoplifting, Damage at Mankato WalMart Store Video included

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The Mankato Department of Public Safety says Emily Riley and Michael Severin were both arrested around 2:30 this morning. More>>

Wells Man Charged Following Assault

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24 year old Clint Farley has been summoned to appear in Faribault County court in connection with the case. More>>

Charges Filed, Warrant Issued for Faribault County Man

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Charges have been filed and a warrant issued for the man accused of an assault in Bricelyn More>>

Madison and 22 Roundabout Expected to Open Monday Video included

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The Madison Avenue and Highway 22 roundabout is set to open on Monday, according to the project manager and MnDOT. More>>

No Room in the Dorms at Iowa State University Video included

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University officials are now planning to build another residence hall due to the record number of housing applications. More>>

Minnesota Tops in ACT Scoring

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It's the 9th straight year that Minnesota students topped the list. More>>

Free Car Seat Safety Clinic Video included

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Three out of four child restraints are improperly used. More>>

FDA: Scammers Offering Bogus Ebola Cures, Prevention Video included

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The United States has yet to see any confirmed cases of Ebola.

But that isn't stopping some scammers from trying to make a quick buck at a time when the fatal disease is making headlines.
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Neighborhood Objects To Tailwind Project Video included

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Plus: Developers explain all of the extra costs that come with their bid More>>

SMILES Hosts City-Wide Block Party Video included

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SMILES of Mankato hosted a city–wide block party.  More>>

'Heart of New Ulm Project' Wins National Award Video included

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New Ulm celebrates national recognition of its effort to eliminate heart attacks.  More>>

High School Girls Learn Life Lessons At Camp Video included

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A group of Mankato high school girls are learning life lessons that go well beyond this classroom this week. More>>

Possible Plea Deal for Windom Man Charged with Attempted Murder

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Authorities say Nickson Otema threatened a pregnant woman with a knife and kicked her back in June. More>>

Mankato Department of Public Safety Participates in Hazmat Training

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The Mankato Department of Public Safety teamed up with the National Guard for haz–mat training for most of the day today.  More>>

Owatonna Councilman Ray Truelson Dies

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Truelson had served for decades on various boards and commissions within the city of Owatonna and Steele County, including the city's planning commission, the charter commission, as well as Steele County Safety Council and CAER. More>>

Prosecutors Appeal in LaDue Case Moves Forward Video included

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On July 28th, Judge Gerald Wolf tossed out four counts of attempted murder and two counts of attempted damage to property. More>>

Minnesota Crops Showing Need for Rain Video included

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crops progress and condition report that six days were rated suitable for fieldwork across the state last week. More>>

Minnesota Primary Voter Turnout Around 10 Percent Video included

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Turnout was slightly better than 2012, but below 2010 when the state last had a competitive gubernatorial primary. More>>

Meet Barb Kaus, the Greater Mankato Area United Way's New President Video included

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Barb Kaus brings over 30 years of experience as a successful corporate executive as well as a strong history of community service and leadership. More>>

Steele County Fair Video included

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Nice weather, good food, a family fun activities have once again drawn out the crowds to the Steele County Fair in Owatonna. More>>

Pick of the Litter- July 25th Video included

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This week's Pick of the Litter is a kitty trio. More>>

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    Friday, August 22 2014 12:26 AM EDT2014-08-22 04:26:37 GMT
    Up the hill at Loyola the boys took on Southwest Minnesota Christian.
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    The Mankato East Football team is coming off a couple of seasons they'd like to forget.
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    For the last 2 years... a victory on the gridiron has eluded the Mankato Loyola football team. This year... the Crusaders have new uniforms... new helmet designs... and a new outlook on football... News 12 Sports Claire Dau has more on the "new" Loyola squad....
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