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More than 75 participants took part in North Mankato's Bunny Run.  More>>

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Protesting for Peace

Protesting for Peace Video included

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A group of people spent their afternoon outside the Blue Earth County Historic Courthouse protesting for peace and awareness in South Sudan. More>>

St. Peter's Annual Jaycee's Easter Egg Hunt

St. Peter's Annual Jaycee's Easter Egg Hunt Video included

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It's just a short bunny hop away from Easter and kids all across Southern Minnesota are getting ready for the big day. More>>

Person with day pass from MN Security Hospital has not returned

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A person with a day pass from the Minnesota Security Hospital in Saint Peter has not returned.Chief Deputy Karl Jensen of the Nicollet County Sheriff's Department confirmed to KEYC News 12 the suspect is still at-large.We will have more information on this story as it becomes available. More>>

Fitness Class Incorporates Surfing Video included

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The fitness moves are all done on a surf board...  but that board is not in the water it's on a gym floor. More>>

Cell Phone Companies to Include Anti-Theft Tool Video included

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The wireless industry is making it harder for thieves to get money from a stolen smartphone. Major phone manufacturers have agreed to include an anti–theft tool in their products next summer. At one point More>>

Body Cams Finding Their Way Onto Police Force Video included

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Study shows cams protect both civilians and cops More>>

Christian Churches Observe Good Friday Video included

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Churches around the area observed Good Friday today. More>>

Pick of the Litter April 18th Video included

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This week's pick of the litter is Aria, a two and a half year old Great Pyrenees Mix. More>>

MSU Mankato Hosts Severe Weather Seminar Video included

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Minnesotans are no strangers to severe weather. More>>

Eggs Everywhere...Even In The Water Video included

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Usually when you think of an Easter egg hunt, you picture the eggs hidden in the grass or under a bush. More>>

St. James Man Faces 5 Drug Charges Video included

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A St James man is facing five drug felony charges. More>>

Robbery Suspect Sought, Three Others Jailed Video included

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Authorities stopped a vehicle matching the suspect's vehicle shortly afterwards. Three men were taken in to custody, but the driver got out and fled on foot. He is still at large. Authorities say they are looking for Denzell Lamar Lewis, 19. More>>

Captain in South Korean Ferry Disaster Criminally Charged Video included

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A court issued an arrest warrant for the ship's captain Friday. Investigators say he was not at the controls when the ferry took a sharp turn, tipped on its side, and started sinking. More>>

2nd Charge of Aiding & Abetting Murder Filed in Drug Deaths Video included

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This morning, an additional charge of aiding and abetting murder was filed against Tyler Caputo in the death of 17-year-old Chloe Moses. More>>

MPCA Fines Buffalo Lake Ethanol Plant

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The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued a 10-thousand dollar fine to the ethanol plant in Buffalo Lake formerly owned by Minnesota Energy. The plant now owned by Buffalo Lake Advanced Biofuels More>>

April is National County Government Month Video included

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Blue Earth County was established in 1853, five years before Minnesota became a State More>>

Minnesota Couple Accused of Welfare Fraud Can't Afford Bail Video included

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The Chisholms were charged in March with making $167,420 in fraudulent medical and food-stamp claims in Florida and Minnesota. More>>

Officer Charged with Sexually Assaulting Teen

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Prosecutors say he sexually assaulted a 15-year-old resident of the North Homes Juvenile Correctional Facility in Grand Rapids. More>>

Officials Warn of Spreading Horse Virus Video included

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The American Quarter Horse Association rescheduled events this month in Minnesota because of the cases. More>>

Iowa Unemployment Rates Up Slightly

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Despite the higher rate, employment reached a record high of 1.6 million people. More>>

Toxicology Results Prompt New Charges Video included

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New charges are filed for two Mankato men accused of obtaining and selling drugs that authorities believe may have contributed to the deaths of two young people last month. Suspicious drugs in blue baggies More>>

Post to Buy Michael Foods

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Among its facilities, Michael Foods runs a major egg operation in Gaylord.  More>>

Are Foods Making Your Allergies Worse? Video included

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What you eat can also bring on the sneezing and watery itchy eyes.  And most people don't even realize their food is the culprit. More>>

Former County Fraud Investigator Sentenced in Theft Case

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Jeffrey Matthews was originally charged with theft of public funds for not working hours he listed on his time card. More>>

Report: Fairmont Facility Negligent After Client Death from Hypothermia Video included

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An assisted-living facility in Fairmont was negligent after a client there died after being outside in the cold. That's the finding by the Minnesota Department of Health in regard to an incident at Goldfinch Estates. More>>

Mav Football Team Agrees to Play Under Hoffner Video included

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Team says they're comfortable with the situation going forward More>>

Minnesota Cold Weather Rule Expires Video included

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In Southern Minnesota 1, 922 homes are considered in crisis according to the Minnesota Valley Action Council, that's three times as many compared to last year. More>>

2,600 Jobs Added In March Statewide Video included

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The Mankato area ranked second when it comes to job growth, coming in at a 2.1 percent. More>>

Hoffner Looks Forward to Working in New MSU Football Culture Video included

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Head Coach will observe team practice to get a sense of how they play More>>

Therapy Dogs Part of Treatment at Illinois Hospital Video included

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Certified therapy dogs are now strolling the halls at an Illinois Medical Center. More>>

MSU Football Team Unites Behind Hoffner Video included

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The MSU football players and coaches met for nearly two hours behind closed doors to address the head coaching situation. More>>

Fire Destroys Lyon County Home

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The fire was called in around 2:45 this morning at the home located south of Marshall in the Tracy Fire Department district. More>>

Icy Roads Cause Semi Accident Near LeSueur

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The state patrol was assisted by the LeSueur County Sheriff's office and the LeSueur Police Department. More>>

Final Metrodome Debris to be Hauled Away Video included

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About 80 percent of materials from the torn-down stadium will be recycled, including 80,000 tons of concrete. More>>

Minn. Unemployment Holds Steady, Still Passes Major Milestone

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The Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) saw strong gains from March 2013 to March 2014, seeing a 2.1% increase year-to-year in jobs.  That equated to 1,120 new jobs in the Mankato area year-to-year More>>

Former Archdiocese Vicar Provides Deposition Video included

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The deposition of Rev. Kevin McDonough comes in a lawsuit filed by a man who says he was abused by the Rev. Thomas Adamson. More>>

Players, Coaches Meet on MSU Campus This Morning Video included

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The Maverick football team and coaches came together this morning on MSU's campus following yesterday's refusal by the players to practice. More>>

T-Rex Finds New Home at DC Smithsonian

T-Rex Finds New Home at DC Smithsonian Video included

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The skeleton was discovered in Montana in 1988 and is one of the few almost intact fossils of a T-Rex ever found. It's on loan to the Smithsonian for 50 years.


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Just for Fun: 18,000-Piece Puzzle Video included

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Leroy Knoch of Fort Madison, Iowa has a hobby that sets him apart from most people.
It's not because the hobby is all that unusual. But because Leroy doesn't do anything small.
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  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Sunday, April 20 2014 3:12 AM EDT2014-04-20 07:12:47 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
  • Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

    Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:03:17 GMT
    The future of Aereo, an online service that provides over-the-air TV channels, hinges on a battle with broadcasters that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court next week.
    The future of Aereo, an online service that provides over-the-air TV channels, hinges on a battle with broadcasters that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court next week.
  • Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find

    Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:03:06 GMT
    Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December.
    Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December.
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  • NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

    NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

    Sunday, April 20 2014 3:12 AM EDT2014-04-20 07:12:52 GMT
    John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
    John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
  • NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

    NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

    Sunday, April 20 2014 3:12 AM EDT2014-04-20 07:12:49 GMT
    John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
    John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Sunday, April 20 2014 3:12 AM EDT2014-04-20 07:12:47 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
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