Sports Extra: Winter Week 9

Sports Extra highlights from Feb. 21, 2020.

  Soldier dad added to family pictures, overlooks infant son born after his death

The chief warrant officer is superimposed in two pictures, proudly looking over this wife’s shoulder at his newborn son and his toddler daughter.
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‘I want to die, right now’: Mom posts aftermath of son’s bullying

The boy has a type of dwarfism called achondroplasia, a condition that creates shortened limbs.


Mankato kitchen fire causes $20,000 in damages

Erina Prom joins Alan Mackenthun in race for District 20A House bid

  Pick of the Litter: Thor

  Cash Wise in Waseca announces closure

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  4 days after giving birth, new mom risks life saving trucker from tanker explosion in Ind.

A massive fire shutting down two interstates could be seen from miles away, but Holly McNally had a much closer view.

  DNR reminds anglers to not leave behind litter when removing fish houses for season

  Rep. Jim Hagedorn talks cancer, re-election in sit-down interview

  Ag Symposium addresses mental health concerns in rural America

  Maverick Hockey Quick Hits

  Officer Arik Matson continues road to recovery, now able to walk

  Grain Bin Safety Week is represented at the Minnesota State Capitol with grain storage facility safety legislation

  SCC Culinary Arts program welcomes students from Spain, France

  CBD: From Seed to Shelf Pt. IV — How CBD retailers educate customers about product

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  Intel officials say Russia boosting Trump candidacy

The disclosure raises questions about the integrity of the presidential campaign and whether Trump’s administration is taking the proper steps to combat the kind of interference that the U.S. saw in 2016.


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  Waseca claims the Big South Conference championship over Marshall

A game that came down to the final moments.


  The Wooden Spoon bakes delicious sticky buns for National Sticky Bun Day

  Honoring those who help the elderly and people with disabilities on National Caregivers Day

  New events from Minnesota DNR; ice fishing shelter removal deadline approaching

  Mankato YMCA offering free express classes for Leap Day

  Former Waseca bar owner sentenced

A former Waseca bar owner is sentenced after pleading guilty to multiple charges.
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  Illegally owned tiger rescued by California zoo

Neil, a 400 pound Bengal tiger is now a permanent resident at Moorpark College’s America’s Teaching Zoo.

  Man who robbed Mankato Casey’s General Store sentenced to prison

  Minnesota, Blue Earth County prepare for the presidential nomination primary

Belle Plaine graduate to participate in Team USA tryouts

Jackson County Central’s Hesebeck scores 1,000th point; makes JCC history


  St. Peter takes down Worthington

  Prep Athlete: Madelia’s Ja’Sean Glover

  West tops East in cross-town match-up


  Scarlets top Tigers to advance to Section 1A Semi-finals

  Cougars top Bulldogs in Section 1A Quarterfinals

  Police: Minnesota recycling plant fire under control for now


  Cash Wise in Waseca announces closure