MSU Mankato Kicks Off Homecoming Week
MSU Mankato Kicks Off Homecoming Week

Homecoming week officially kicks off today for Minnesota State Mankato. This year sets itself apart from the rest, with the college ramping up festivities to celebrate its 150th year.

Food Friday: Neutral Groundz
Food Friday: Neutral Groundz

Neutral Groundz is a multifaceted business that recently celebrated their one year anniversary, and they want you to know they offer more than just coffee and décor. 

Temi Adeleye
Morristown Blocked Off While Clean-Up Begins
Morristown Blocked Off While Clean-Up Begins

At least a dozen homes are uninhabitable, some livestock were killed, fortunately residents suffered only minor injuries.

Erika Brooks
City Of Waseca Offering Self-Serve Sandbags In Preparation For Flooding
City Of Waseca Offering Self-Serve Sandbags In Preparation For Flooding

The city says the sand and bags are provided on a self-serve basis. 

Sarah Meilner
10 People Involved In Chain Reaction Crash In Nicollet County
10 People Involved In Chain Reaction Crash In Nicollet County

 The State patrol says a vehicle was stopped to turn left into a driveway facing eastbound on Highway 14.

Sarah Meilner
Suspected Robbery at Truman Bar and Grill
Suspected Robbery at Truman Bar and Grill

The owner of the Aardvarks Bar and Grill in Truman is looking for answers after they say their business was robbed last weekend.  

Sarah Meilner
City Of Waseca Offering Self-Serve Sandbags In Preparation For Flooding
City Of Waseca Offering Self-Serve Sandbags In Preparation For Flooding

The city says the sand and bags are provided on a self-serve basis. 

Sarah Meilner
10 People Involved In Chain Reaction Crash In Nicollet County
10 People Involved In Chain Reaction Crash In Nicollet County

 The State patrol says a vehicle was stopped to turn left into a driveway facing eastbound on Highway 14.

Sarah Meilner
Suspected Robbery at Truman Bar and Grill
Suspected Robbery at Truman Bar and Grill

The owner of the Aardvarks Bar and Grill in Truman is looking for answers after they say their business was robbed last weekend.  

Sarah Meilner
Running For Rescues 5K Will Support BENCHS
Running For Rescues 5K Will Support BENCHS

Erik Jensen creator of Running for Rescues 5k joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about the upcoming pet-friendly 5K fun run and walk benefiting the Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society (BENCHS).   

Sarah Meilner
La Plaza Fiesta Adds Grocery Store
La Plaza Fiesta Adds Grocery Store

Owner of La Plaza Fiesta Krystal Hernandez has finally opened her very own grocery store, years after a massive fire took out her business. 

Temi Adeleye
'Traffic Approaching' Sign Change In Mountain Lake
'Traffic Approaching' Sign Change In Mountain Lake

MnDOT is notifying motorist of a planned change to its traffic warning system at the Highway 60, County Road 1 intersection in Mountain Lake. 

Sarah Meilner
Backpack Food Program Hosting Culinary Fundraiser.
Backpack Food Program Hosting Culinary Fundraiser.

Rachel Carpenter with the Backpack Food Program joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about their first ever "Cirque du Crave" fundraising event.  

Sarah Meilner
A Look Back At The History of the Mahkato Powwow
A Look Back At The History of the Mahkato Powwow

Jessica Potter with the Blue Earth County Historical Society joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to about the 46th Annual Mahkato Traditional Powwow and the history behind it. 

Sarah Meilner
Food Friday: Charley's Restaurant
Food Friday: Charley's Restaurant

 Comfort and great food is key, when choosing a restaurant to eat in, which is why Charley's Restaurant is this week's feature. 

Temi Adeleye
Kids Get Hands On Experience With Construction Equipment At Upcoming Event
Kids Get Hands On Experience With Construction Equipment At Upcoming Event

Deb Newman with the Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about their upcoming event 'Dig It'.  

Sarah Meilner
Special Archery Deer Hunt Begins September 15
Special Archery Deer Hunt Begins September 15

A special archery deer hunt opens tomorrow in the East Minnesota River Refuge. That refuge is located in Blue Earth and Le Sueur Counties along the east bank of the Minnesota River. 

Sarah Meilner
Click It Or Ticket Campaign Begins September 17
Click It Or Ticket Campaign Begins September 17

From one extra enforcement campaign to another, law enforcement across the state are making a point to keep the roads safe as we head into the fall season.

Sarah Meilner
Waseca Approved For Loan To Update Sewer System
Waseca Approved For Loan To Update Sewer System

The city of Waseca is receiving over 6 million dollars in loans to upgrade its sewer system.  

Sarah Meilner
MSU Hosting Drive-In Movie
MSU Hosting Drive-In Movie

Just drive up, park and watch the show. Minnesota State University Mankato is offering unique way to watch a movie on the big screen. The MSU Student Events Team is hosting a drive-in movie this Friday at 9 p.m. in University Parking Lot 20. 

Sarah Meilner
42nd Annual Car Show Happening Sept. 16
42nd Annual Car Show Happening Sept. 16

Daryl Pischner with the Auto Restorers Club of Southern Minnesota joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about their 42nd annual car show.  For more information on the car show visit their website: http://clubs.hemmings.com/autorestorers/car-show.htm

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Support Groups Offered At Hosanna Lutheran Church To Help With Life Challenges
Support Groups Offered At Hosanna Lutheran Church To Help With Life Challenges

Beth Denhof with Journeys Program joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about the different support group programs and how they help people in the community.

Sarah Meilner
Two Vikings Players Have Some Exciting News
Two Vikings Players Have Some Exciting News

As we all know, the Minnesota Vikings were able to revel in a week one win over the 49ers.   But a few of the teammates have more to celebrate than just that victory.    

Sarah Meilner
Northern Iowa Man Killed In Single Vehicle Crash
Northern Iowa Man Killed In Single Vehicle Crash

 An investigation found Richard Bergstrom was southbound on the roadway and lost control of the car, entered the ditch and rolled his vehicle. 

Sarah Meilner
Albert Lea Man Airlifted After Being Pinned Under Tractor
Albert Lea Man Airlifted After Being Pinned Under Tractor

 Authorities say they arrived to find the tractor upside down, trapping 64-year-old Steven Robert Henderson underneath. 

Sarah Meilner
Flags Lowered To Half-Staff For 9/11 Anniversary
Flags Lowered To Half-Staff For 9/11 Anniversary

Today marks the 17th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks. 

Sarah Meilner
Mankato Happy Chef Statue Speaks Again
Mankato Happy Chef Statue Speaks Again

 After being mute for more than a decade, The Happy Chef statue in Mankato has his voice back. 

Sarah Meilner
Sandeen Hospitalized After Yearly Check-up
Sandeen Hospitalized After Yearly Check-up

A Mankato woman who has gone through 2 heart transplants is back in the hospital. Over 20 years ago, At just 8-years-old Alyssa Sandeen had her first heart transplant. 

Sarah Meilner
MRCI Highlights Direct Support Professionals Week
MRCI Highlights Direct Support Professionals Week

Tami Reuter with MRCI joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about Direct Support Professionals Week. 

Sarah Meilner
Food Friday: Jessie's Smokehouse
Food Friday: Jessie's Smokehouse

The restaurant has not even been open a year yet, and already they are making a name for themselves, winning awards and showing off their wonderful original barbecue sauces. 

Temi Adeleye
WYSIWYG Highlights Benefits Of Cold-Pressed Juice
WYSIWYG Highlights Benefits Of Cold-Pressed Juice

Kristi Schuck from WYSIWYG joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about the benefits of the freshly squeezed juices and what goes into the juices at WYSIWYG. 

Sarah Meilner
MSU To Celebrate Sesquicentennial During Homecoming
MSU To Celebrate Sesquicentennial During Homecoming

Curt Fisher with the MSU Homecoming Committee joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about the sesquicentennial MSU Homecoming Parade. 

Sarah Meilner
The Pink Schoolhouse In Waseca County Being Restored
The Pink Schoolhouse In Waseca County Being Restored

DeeAnn Britton joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about the large project of renovating "The Pink Schoolhouse" in Waseca County. 

Sarah Meilner
City Of Mankato Seeking Community Input on Community Investment Plan
City Of Mankato Seeking Community Input on Community Investment Plan

Alison Zelms with the City of Mankato joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about the Community Investment Plan. 

Sarah Meilner
Mankato YMCA Hosts Yoga and Confidence Retreat for Women
Mankato YMCA Hosts Yoga and Confidence Retreat for Women

Stephanie Fischer with the Mankato Family YMCA joined KEYC News 12 This Morning to talk about women building confidence in themselves.

Sarah Meilner
Minnesota Increasing Employment for Disabled
Minnesota Increasing Employment for Disabled

A goal set back in 2014 by Governor Mark Dayton to increase employment in state government careers for people with disabilities has been achieved. 

Sarah Meilner

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