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Governor Dayton Expected To Call For Special Election Video included

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According to state law, the Governor has no more than 35 days to call for a special election following a resignation, to fill out the remainder of Cornish's term. 

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Two Suspects Arrested, Two Sought In Le Sueur County Home Invasion Video included

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Two suspects are arrested and two are still being sought in connection with a home invasion in Le Sueur County. 

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Mankato East High School History Teacher Wins Golden Apple

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It's her engaging teaching style that encouraged several students to nominate her for the Golden Apple Award.

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Holiday Help For Salvation Army Meal Program

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The program relies heavily on volunteers to get the meals out each day.

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THRIVE: The Importance Of Sleep

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Sleep is important, but sometimes it's hard to get the right amount.

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Mankato Salvation Army In Need Of Bell Ringers

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The organization usually has over 300 bell ringers, but so far this year, there's only about 180.

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Child Care Providers Feel Pressure Under New Regulations

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A new task force created by providers is hoping to alleviate some growing concerns.

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Arlington Man Injured in Auger Accident

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Authorities say 20-year-old Zackery john Peterson was cleaning out a grain auger Wednesday morning when his hand and arm became caught.

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Law Enforcement Responds to Claims of Unfounded Search

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The sheriff's office says it executes hundreds of search warrants each year and sometimes investigations take more time to be sure all information is accurate.

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Spirit Lake Man Charged Following Disturbance

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A Spirit Lake man is charged following a disturbance in Dickinson County Monday afternoon. 

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Dayton Welcomes Lawmakers Stepping Down

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   Gov. Mark Dayton says the resignations of two lawmakers accused of sexual harassment are important first steps to cleaning up sexual misconduct at the Capitol.   

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Jeremy Munson Announces Candidacy For Cornish's Seat Video included

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Just a day after Representative Tony Cornish issued his resignation, A Minnesota GOP Chairman says he’ll run to fill the vacant seat. Jeremy Munson is planning to announce his candidacy at 1 o’clock this afternoon. 

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"Keep The Wreath Bright, Prevent A Red Light" Campaign Begins Thursday Video included

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One tip officials stress to prevent cooking fires is to make sure someone is keeping an eye on the oven or heating device as food is being made and to avoid distractions.

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MN Task Force Makes First Recommendations to MDA On Dicamba Changes Video included

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A Minnesota taskforce is recommending additional protection for soybean farmers against the herbicide Dicamba.

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Grants To Expand High-Speed Internet Access Across Greater Minnesota

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State officials have announced $26 million in grants to expand high-speed internet access in Greater Minnesota. 

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New Licensing Requirements Take Effect This Ice Fishing Season Video included

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New licensing requirements for fish houses are taking effect this winter season. 

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Minnesota Lawmaker Hopes To Stop School Lunch Debt Shaming

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A Minnesota lawmaker says she's exploring ways to force school districts to back off hard-line tactics for students with school lunch debt.  

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100K Minnesotans Sign Up For Private Health Insurance So Far

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Officials say more than 100,000 Minnesotans who buy health insurance on their own have signed up through the state's insurance exchange so far.      

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Mankato Vegan Gives Tips for Food Options During Holiday Meals

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Holidays like Thanksgiving or Christmas are usually centered on main course items like turkey or ham, which may leave vegans and vegetarians with few choice when celebrating with their families. 

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Kwik Trip Plans $300 Million Capital Investment In Wisconsin

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 Kwik Trip is planning to make a $300 million capital investment to support its convenience store chain.  

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Gymnastics Doctor Pleads Guilty To Sex Charges

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A former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor accused of molesting seven girls has pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sexual conduct and faces at least 25 years in prison.   

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State Senator To Resign, Fight Sexual Harassment Allegations

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Minnesota state Sen. Dan Schoen is set to announce his resignation amid a cloud of sexual harassment allegations.     

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286 Pounds Of Marijuana Seized In North Dakota Traffic Stop

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West Fargo police say a traffic stop on Interstate 94 netted 286 pounds of marijuana.     

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University Of Minnesota, Football Coach Agree To Contract Extension

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The University of Minnesota and head football coach P.J. Fleck have agreed to a contract extension that keeps Fleck in Minnesota through 2023.      

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Essentia Fires About 50 Workers For Refusing To Get Flu Shot

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A Minnesota-based health system has fired about 50 employees who refused to get a flu shot. 

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Mladic Convicted Of Genocide, Sentenced To Life

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   A U.N. court has convicted former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic of genocide and crimes against humanity and sentenced him to life in prison for atrocities perpetrated during Bosnia's 1992-1995 war.   .

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The Chainsmokers Kick Off Super Bowl Events At Club Nomadic

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Concert promoters have announced The Chainsmokers will kick-off a weekend of performances in the Minneapolis area in advance of the Super Bowl. 

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Mavs are Battle Tested Entering 2nd Round of Playoffs Video included

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The 11-0 Mavericks host the also unbeaten, 5th-rated Midwestern State Mustangs on Saturday at 12PM.

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Bloemke's Hat-trick Lifts Scarlets over Cougars in OT Video included

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West senior Courtney Bloemke scored all three goals for the Scarlets in West's 3-2 overtime victory.

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The Healing Power of Art Video included

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In all its forms, art can transform us--from music to writing, drawing to dance.
And in the case of this story, pottery. Stacy Steinhagen, with photographer Ryan Gustafson, had the opportunity to watch one such potter use her craft to unleash the healing power of art...if you're willing see it.

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Rep. Tony Cornish Announces His Resignation Video included

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Rep. Cornish announced his resignation from his seat in the Minnesota Legislature Tuesday evening.

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MSU Athletic Dept. No Longer Participating In Big Bobber Ice Fishing Contest Video included

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Patterns of inconsistent weather and ice conditions each year led to the MSU Mankato Athletic Department's decision to opt out of the annual Big Bobber Ice Fishing Contest.

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Lake Crystal Man Questions Law Enforcement Raid On Home Video included

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Authorities broke into Eric Liddell's home on Monday, with a warrant. But they found nothing.

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Job Fair for Displaced Quad Graphics Employees Video included

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Over 80 area employers from within a 60 mile radius of Waseca took part in the career fair.

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Unmarked Patrol There For Safety Video included

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While the public may not always appreciate it, troopers say it acts as a great tool to cut down on dangerous driving.

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Attorney: Schoen to Resign from State Senate Video included

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State Sen. Dan Schoen plans to resign in the wake of accusations of sexual misconduct.

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THRIVE: Watching Portion Sizes Video included

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Before sitting down for a meal, you might want to think about portion sizes.

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Dunkin Donuts Celebrates St. Peter Groundbreaking

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The site along S. Minnesota Ave. will be home to a multi–business facility, including the restaurant.

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Update: Customer Seeking Gun Service Prompted Mall Lockdown

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A mall in the Minneapolis suburb of Eden Prairie was on lockdown after a report of a person with a weapon.    

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MSU Athletic Dept. Discontinues Involvement With Big Bobber Ice Fishing Contest Video included

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Minnesota State Athletic Department officials have announced they’re discontinuing involvement in the Big Bobber Ice Fishing Contest. 

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Minnesota Corn Harvest Advances To 90 Percent Complete Video included

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Minnesota farmers have now harvested about 90 percent of the state's corn crop as the season approaches its close. 

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DNR Continues Free Park Friday Tradition In Minnesota Video included

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The Free Park Friday tradition is continuing this year, with the Minnesota DNR offering free admission to all 75 Minnesota state parks and recreation areas. 

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MIDDAY EXPERT: November Is National Diabetes Awareness Month Video included

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November is National Diabetes Awareness Month and Rene' Maes Jr. joined KEYC News 12 this Midday to talk about how Camp Sweet Life helps those with diabetes and their families.  

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UPDATE: PBS Cuts Ties With Rose After Misconduct Claims

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The 75-year-old journalist was one of three hosts of "CBS This Morning'' and also a contributor to "60 Minutes.''

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Ramsey Police Dept. Seeking Help In Locating Missing Man

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The Ramsey Police Department is seeking assistance in locating David Dahl.  

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Eden Prairie Man Pleads Guilty To Fatally Stabbing Parents

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The son of a couple found fatally stabbed at their home in Eden Prairie has pleaded guilty to killing them with a screwdriver.  

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Zimbabwe Erupts With Mugabe's Resignation

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 The streets of Zimbabwe's capital have erupted in dancing, singing, honking and cheers after President Robert Mugabe announced his immediate resignation after 37 years in power.  

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Animal Feed Ingredient Maker Expands To South Dakota

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A Minnesota animal feed ingredient manufacturer is expanding to South Dakota.    

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Past SNL Performers, Staff Sign Statement Supporting Franken

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A group of women who worked alongside Al Franken on NBC's ``Saturday Night Live'' have signed a statement of support for the Minnesota senator.    

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Court Filing: 3M Withheld Information About Contamination

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Minnesota's attorney general, in newly filed court briefs, alleges chemicals dumped by 3M Co. in the Twin Cities metro caused higher rates of cancer, infertility and low birthweight babies.       

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Judge Dismisses Challenge To Winona County's Frack Sand Ban

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A judge has dismissed a challenge to Winona County's ban on industrial frack sand mining. 

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Minnesota Man Sentenced To 10 Years For $2M Bakken Fraud

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A Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for stealing $2 million from investors hoping to make money off North Dakota's oil boom. 

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UPDATE: McConnell Asks Again For Franken Ethics Inquiry Video included

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A second woman has accused Minnesota Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate touching.    

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Two Mavericks Up for National Awards Video included

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MSU senior Evan Perrizo is one of eight athletes in the running for the 2017 Gene Upshaw Division two lineman of the year award. Sophomore Shane Zylstra is a regional finalist for the Harlon Hill Trophy.

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Police: Mankato Man Knocks Woman Unconscious at Local Bar Video included

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  Levar Levon Young on Mankato is facing felony assault charges following a reported incident early Sunday morning.   

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Jerry's ABRA Auto Body & Glass Donates Car to Mother of Four Video included

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Jerry's ABRA Auto Body & Glass donated a car to Shannon Pierce on Monday and the gift left her speechless. 

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Assault Charges In Winnebago Teen Party Attack

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Dalton Lee Nagel of Blue Earth faces an aiding and abetting charge for assault. Wyatt Tungland from Frost also faces that charge, as well as a third degree assault charge

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North Mankato Council Holds 2018 Budget Meeting Video included

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North Mankato city leaders gathered Monday evening to take up the 2018 fiscal year budget.

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Community Lashes Out At Blue Earth Area Schools Over Teen Party Attack Video included

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Winnebago Police Chief Eric Olson asks the crowd at Monday's school board meeting for tips to help prosecute an  October 19 alleged assault. Police were first contacted November 9.

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+46 Mankato Businesses Participating In Shop Small In The City Center Video included

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You're invited to venture through local shops this Saturday, November 25 as part of Shop Small in the City Center. 

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MSU Mankato's International Student Population Continues To Climb Video included

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Minnesota State University, Mankato’s international student population continues to climb. 

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Mankato Looking For Development Proposals From Public Video included

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Mankato is now accepting proposal requests for the purchase and redevelopment of 221 Lamm Street, the former public works site.

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Mankato Man Facing Drug Charges

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A 46-year-old Mankato man is facing drug charges following an investigation by the Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force. 

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Drug Task Force Uncovers Methamphetamine From Minnesota Lake Home

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The Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force arrested a Minnesota Lake man in Blue Earth County early Monday morning. 

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Madison Lake Man Acquitted of 2016 Sexual Assault Charges

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38-year-old Aristides Galang found not guilty of 3rd and 4th degree criminal sexual conduct.

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Over 1.5 Million Lights To Check Out At Kiwanis Holiday Lights Video included

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Scott Wojcik with the Kiwanis Holiday Lights joined KEYC News 12 this Midday to talk about the upcoming Kiwanis Holiday Lights opening day and what visitors can expect to see this season. 

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Appeals Court Reduces Sentence For Minister Who Abused Girls

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The Minnesota Court of Appeals says the leader of an isolated religious sect who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two teenagers must be given a lesser sentence.    

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Showbird Turkeys Seeking Trump Pardon Must First Strut Stuff

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What makes a good presidential turkey? Showmanship.     

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Pres. Trump Intends To Declare North Korea A State Sponsor Of Terror

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President Donald Trump says he intends to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror.    

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Minnesota Teachers Use Restorative Practices As Discipline

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St. Paul teachers are trying ``restorative practices'' in their approach to discipline instead of suspending misbehaving students.   

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2 Found Dead In Washington County Residence

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Washington County sheriff's officials say two people have been found dead in a residence in Scandia. 

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Firefighters Rescue 2 Teenagers Stuck In St. Paul Cave

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Firefighters rescued two teenagers who got stuck in a deep cave in St. Paul over the weekend. 

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Man In Custody After Woman Killed In St. Paul Apartment

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St. Paul police say a man is in custody after a woman was found killed in an apartment in the city's Highland Park neighborhood. 

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Marco Announces Purchase Of Hutchinson-Headquartered BusinessWare Solutions

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Technology services provider Marco has announced its purchase of BusinessWare Solutions, which is headquartered in Hutchinson. 

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Mille Lacs Band Of Ojibwe Sues County Over Lax Policing

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An American Indian tribe in central Minnesota is suing Mille Lacs County over what the band contends is lax policing on the reservation. 

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Police: Child Accidentally Shoots 3-Year-Old In Otter Tail County

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Authorities in western Minnesota say a 3-year-old child was accidentally shot and wounded by another child. 

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Dog-Walker Discovers Body In Wooded Area Of Minneapolis

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Minneapolis police say a body has been found in a wooded area and are treating the area as a crime scene.

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Kiwanis Holiday Lights Ready for Opening Parade Video included

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The Kiwanis Holiday lights had their final day of set-up today. 

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Climbers Reach for the Top at MSU Rock Climbing Competition Video included

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Indoor climbers showed off their best moves at MSU's sixth annual Kato Krusher Indoor Rock Climbing competition at the Myers Field House.   

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Mankato Curling Club and Olympic Medalist Teach Youth Over Weekend Video included

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Sunday concluded a three day event in which members of the Mankato Curling Club informed boys and girls the proper technique of how to play. 

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Sibley County Drift Dodgers Begin To Put Up Snowmobile Trail Signs Video included

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The club is asking for help and if you'd like to assist in the process, you can message them on their Facebook, "Sibley County Drift Dodgers."

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Arrow Ace Hardware Holds Final Lefse Demo for the Year Video included

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Arrow Ace Hardware on South Minnesota Avenue held a Lefse demonstration today in their Fire It Up Grill Showroom. Lefse is a traditional soft Norwegian flatbread.

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United Reading Festival Exhibits Literature and Fun for Families Video included

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Greater Mankato Area United Way held their fourth annual United Reading Festival  at YMCA Mankato on Saturday. They also celebrated their 20th anniversary for the Books for Kids program.  

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Wabasso Heads to First State Title Game Video included

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Rabbits win 21-13.

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Y's Club To Begin Selling Trees On Tuesday Video included

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They will begin selling on Tuesday at 5 p.m. located next to the McDonalds, on the corner of North Victory Drive and Madison Avenue. 

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MSU Wins Thriller In OT To Kick Off NCAA Tournament Video included

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Mavs play host to Midwestern State next Saturday in second round of NCAA tournament.

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Hardware Hank's Catches On Fire Friday Night Video included

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Officials say that the fire started just inside the front door. 

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Ron's Hardware In Waterville Catches Fire Video included

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MSU Prof: Sexual Misconduct Wave Could Mean More Women in Office Video included

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 MSU Political Science professor Kevin Parsneau said these events may bring up new questions for potential candidates and voters. 

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Local Man Drives Through Car Wash Garage Door

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Charles Heaberlin, a 92-year-old of Mankato, entered Champlin's Auto Wash for a cleaning when he accidentally accelerated, damaging the garage doors.

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DNR Picks Official State Christmas Tree Video included

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The 30–foot–tall white spruce was cut down Friday in the General C.C. Andrews State Forest.

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First Shave Since 2000 For Grow Mankato Video included

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Jay Reasner has his beard shaved during the 2nd intermission at Friday night's MSU hockey game

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Angie Bastian Honored at Event at U.N. Video included

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Friday afternoon, Angie Bastian, founder of Angie's Boomchickapop, received the Culinary Pioneer Award presented by the Women's Entrepreneurship Day Organization. Angie's Boomchickapop began in 2001 when Bastian, and her husband Dan, started making popcorn in their Mankato garage.

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Students Decorate Float For Fairmont's Glows Parade Video included

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Santa Claus came to town a little early this year in Fairmont.

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Will Quinoa Stuffed Peppers Win The Super Snack Challenge? Video included

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Mankato teen Ally Grabianowski is a finalist for the Minnesota Super Bowl Committee competition

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West Swimmers Compete at State Video included

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The Mankato West girl's swim team was well represented in this year's Class A state swimming tournament with two relays making the field.

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Elaine Larson Is November Good Person Video included

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Elaine Larson has been volunteering at the MRCI Thrift Store since 1979.

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Mavericks Dominate NSIC All-Conference Awards Video included

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16 Mavericks received All-NSIC Honors.
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Vikings Fall to Buena Vista in Opener Video included

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The Vikings fell 85-82 to Buena Vista in their season open.
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Scarlet Swimmers Heading To State Tournament Video included

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The Mankato West girls swimming and diving program has a longstanding tradition of sending athletes to the state tournament. This year is no different with five slated to compete at the U of M.

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Cleveland's Carter Kopet up for 2017 Mr. Football Video included

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Kopet is one of eleven finalist from across the state.

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Mavericks Seek Deep Postseason Run After Winning NSIC Championship Video included

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After a disappointing 8–3 campaign in 2016, the MSU football team rebounded this season with a perfect  11–0 record and conference championship this season.

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SWOS Wins Shootout, Knocks MSU Out of NCAA Tourney Video included

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MSU women's soccer team finishes season with 17-2-3 record.

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Mavericks Earn 2-Seed for NCAA Tournament Video included

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Despite a perfect season with wins over Winona State, and Sioux Falls, the Maverick football team received a two seed for the NCAA tournament announced during Sunday's selection show while Central Washington gets a bye and the one seed in their super region.

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Mavs Gear Up For NCAA Tournament Video included

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The MSU women's soccer team will face Southwestern Oklahoma State  Sunday in the second round of the NCAA Division Two Tournament ... fresh off winning the NSIC tournament championship. "I think our last two games are pretty self–explanatory of how dangerous we can be. The semifinal and final of the conference tournament, shutting out our opponents and scoring a lot of goals, really excited to see what's to come," said Maddy Burandt, MSU jr. midfielder. The Mav...

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Rabbits Run to 53-14 Win Over B.A. Video included

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Rabbits move on to Class A semifinals against Ada-Borup/NCW.

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Dominant Apple Valley Squad Ends West's Season at State Video included

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The Scarlets finish the season 10-2.

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MSU Caps Off Perfect Regular Season With NSIC Championship Video included

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The top ranked MSU football team wrapped up its regular season on the road against number 13 Sioux Falls with an outright NSIC championship on the line.  

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Hubmen Edge Past Cardinals in State Quarterfinals Video included

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Fairmont finishes the season 9-2.

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West Relishes in Underdog Role Video included

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The Scarlets face Apple Valley in Shakopee in the Class AAAAA quarterfinals Saturday at 6PM.
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Back-to-Back-to-Back State Tournaments for Marshall Football Team Video included

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The Marshall Tigers are becoming a perennial powerhouse advancing to the Class 4-A state football tournament for the third straight season.

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Area Athletes Sign Letters of Intent Video included

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On Thursday, four athletes in St. Clair and Mankato signed national letters of intent (or offers of athletically-related financial aid)  to play sports next year at their respective colleges. 

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Comfrey Public School Music Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award Video included

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A music teacher in Comfrey encourages her students to grow their musical talents.

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THRIVE: Pound Fitness Class Demo Video included

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Pound Pro Laurie Thorstad says, "Pound is a fitness class that utilizes under used muscles."

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THRIVE: Drinking Adequate Amount Of Water Video included

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Although we have a great supply of water here in America, a lot of people choose sodas, coffee or alcoholic beverages to quench their thirst. 

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THRIVE: Preventing Trips And Falls Video included

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The first and most important thing is to make sure you're staying active. 

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THRIVE: Time To Get Your Flu Shot Video included

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Why now is the time to get your flu shot to be prepared for the upcoming season.

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THRIVE: College Students Facing Depression

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College is nothing short of an enormous transition for young adults. 

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THRIVE: Dealing With Bullies Video included

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Bullying is unwanted aggressive behavior that perceives power imbalance.

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THRIVE: Madison East Mall Walking Campaign

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Madison East Mall is a hot spot for many to get in their exercise by walking laps and socializing with friends. 

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THRIVE: Osteoporosis Video included

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Millions of Americans are dealing with osteoporosis. 

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THRIVE: Children Vision Screenings Video included

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Every experience starting at a young age is an opportunity for growth and development.. but if vision isn't up to par, a delay in that can happen. 

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THRIVE: Wearing Ear Protection Video included

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Noise is one of the most common causes of hearing loss, and one of the most common occupational illnesses in the United States.

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THRIVE: Treating Reoccurring Ear Infections

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Symptoms of an ear infection may include earaches and thick, yellow fluid coming from the ears.

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THRIVE: Suffering Less From Sinus Infections

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Sinus infections are broken down from acute, subacute and chronic. 

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THRIVER Izzy Lind Running To Battle Anxiety Video included

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Izzy's struggle with anxiety started to impact her life negatively when she entered six grade. 

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THRIVE: Healthy Eating Habit Tips Video included

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Getting your child to eat well and enough during meal times can be a struggle for many parents when raising kids.

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THRIVE: Relaxation Tips Before Bed Video included

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Sleep is an important part of our routine and everyone would like to fall asleep promptly when laying down, but sometimes it can be tricky to. 

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THRIVE: Adult Immunizations Video included

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Every year thousands of adults in the U.S. become seriously ill and are hospitalized because of diseases that immunizations can help prevent. 

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THRIVER: Elissa Dulski's Story Video included

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Nominated Thriver Elissa Dulski says, "I gained 85 pounds with my daughter and during that pregnancy it was hard on me and my self–esteem." 

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THRIVE: Greater Mankato Area United Way To Host 8th Annual Women With Heart Luncheon

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More than 500 women are expected to attend tomorrow's 8th annual Greater Mankato Area United Way Women with Heart Luncheon. CEO Greater Mankato Area United Way Barb Kaus says, "It's a wonderful way to bring the women together of the region to show their support for improving people's lives." United Way focuses on helping families in need lead healthy and successful lives. Kaus says, "We need to include all aspects of who gives to united way and supports the beautif... More>>

Thrive: Preventative Exams For Women Video included

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Preventative exams are important for women as their bodies age and change. Mankato Clinic Dr. Tara Denke says, "As women age and change our bodies age and change and some of the things that happen can affect our ability to just live our lives so as women age we want to see them through the reproductive years. We want to see them through the parimenopause years and of course then the menapausle years and all of those areas of life." The exam consists of a standard physical ...

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Thrive: Pregnancy Myths Part Two

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 With all this advice coming from a variety of sources, it's inevitable that there are some myths in the mix.  Mankato Clinic M.D Mark Taylor says, "The old thing about remember you're eating for two is still out there and pregnancy is not a license to pig out. But you do want to expand your calories a little so it's about 300 calories a day for a normal patient. There are different patients with different." Adding that those extra calories should be healthy choice..

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THRIVE: Pregnancy Myths Video included

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Everything from books to magazines to relatives and neighbors have a plethora of advice about pregnancy do's and don'ts.

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THRIVE: Preparing For Pregnancy Video included

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Becoming the healthiest version of yourself is the best thing you can do when trying to become pregnant. 

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Thrive: Exercise and Pregnancy Video included

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There are several healthy habits to practice when pregnant and exercise is one of them

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THRIVE: Making Exercise A Priority Video included

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We are all busy people and lack of motivation and time to squeeze in a workout can get the best of us. 

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THRIVE: Jason Peterson Makes Healthy Lifestyle Change Video included

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Jason Peterson has made changes to his physical health this past year by joining Kato Crossfit and is seen as a Thriver to friends and family.

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THRIVE: WYSIWYG Offering More Than Just Healthy Nutrition Video included

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What You See Is What You Get is about more than just healthy food options.

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THRIVE: Understanding Heat Stroke to Avoid It Video included

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As we enter the warmest months of the year, it's important to be aware of heat related illnesses.

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THRIVE: International Men's Health Awareness Week Video included

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Bringing awareness to men and boys getting annual checkups.

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Thrive: Children's Museum Of Southern Minnesota Video included

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The Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota has a temporary exhibit space where they have the ability to rotate exhibits every 3–4 months. 

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Thrive: New Juice Recommendations Video included

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The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends keeping children from drinking juice. 

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Thrive: Sculpture Tour Promoting Wellness

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Sculptures began lining the streets, marking their spot on May 13. 

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Thrive: Shingles Can Strike Years After Chicken Pox Video included

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 Anyone who has experienced the chicken pox virus may have a reactivation known as shingles. 

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THRIVE: Hepatitis C Treatment

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New drugs have made Hepatitis C treatment more effective. 

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THRIVE: Harvest Of The Month Video included

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Eating fruits and vegetables are an essential part of our diets to stay healthy...

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THRIVE: School Snack Carts Video included

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 Participating area schools are utilizing a snack cart in the morning to help keep kids on track.  "A hungry student is a student that might have trouble focusing on their schoolwork, concentrating in the classroom. There might be behavior issues, trouble learning so this is just kind of a morning snack to hold them over until lunch," ISD 77/Mankato Clinic Foundation, Kelsey Rounds said.  The snack carts are brought to the hallways around 9:30 in the morning.

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THRIVE: Less Invasive Bunion Surgery Video included

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A bunion is a bump on your big toe where a normal bone changes position to become more prominent or stick out. 

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THRIVE: Maintaining Behavioral Changes Video included

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Whether it has to do with working out or dieting, making a life change can be difficult enough in itself, but maintaining that behavior change forever is the hardest part.

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