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  Mankato presents 2nd annual Juneteenth Celebration

A rainy day was not enough to stop the Greater Mankato Diversity’s Juneteenth Celebration, Saturday evening near the Mankato Civic Center.

  Soft opening of The Union Market

In efforts to revitalize South Front Street in downtown Mankato, the Union Market is preparing for its grand opening with a soft opening tomorrow.

  MSU Mankato Hosting 11th Annual Parent-Child Play Day

The 11th Annual Parent-Child Play Day takes place Friday June 14.

  Residents stroll through time in New Ulm

As part of a revitalization project, the City of New Ulm installed benches and tables to provide more seating along the downtown corridor.

  Ways to keep your pets calm during Minnesota Air Spectacular

Officials warn all those plane buzzing around will be loud enough to cause noise concerns on par with the 4th of July.

  GreenSeam’s State of Ag focus groups begin next week

The first ever State of Ag Focus Group by GreenSeam is set to begin June 19th.

  Late Mankato LGBT Advocate to be honored at Twin Cities Pride

Her wife, Maria Bevacqua, has accepted the honor and will attend Twin Cities Pride to honor her late wife in the best possible way.

  Bridge Plaza project on its way to start following T.I.F.

Mankato’s Economic Development Authority recently approved a pay-as-you-go tax increment fund valued at $1 million for the project.

  GreenSeam to conduct State of Ag focus groups

Folks are invited to make their voice heard by participating in the first ever State of Ag, conducted by GreenSeam.

  Hy-Vee coming to St. Peter

Hy-Vee has already put up a few billboards in St. Peter to notify residents of their new store.

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  Widseth Smith Nolting named Bridge Plaza tenant

Mankato’s Economic Development Authority recently approved a pay-as-you-go tax increment fund valued at $1 million for the project.

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Hy-Vee has already put up a few billboards in St. Peter to notify residents of their new store.

  Wings of Whimsy attract all eyes to Old Town

The mural is about getting people out to experience Old Town and all that it has to offer.

  Wings of Whimsy attract all eyes to Old Town

The mural is about getting people out to experience Old Town and all that it has to offer.

  South Central College kicks off construction

A historic day for South Central College as they begin construction on their North Mankato campus Wednesday morning.

  Motorsports Park being considered in Eagle Lake

Bradford Development approached the City earlier this year about the possibility of becoming an alternate location for their proposed road course and driver tra

  Mankato chooses final design concept for Washington Park playground

The final design concept has been chosen for a new playground at Washington Park in Mankato. After rounds of voting and citizen input, the city is going with a

  Juneteenth event commemorates African-American independence in the U.S

The 2nd Annual Juneteenth Celebration coming up on Saturday, June 15 from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

  For years Wagon Wheel Cafe has bonded community

Mankato’s longest continually operating restaurant, the Wagon Wheel Café has been a staple of downtown since the 1940s.

  United Way holds annual luncheon to recognize area business leaders

More than 300 business executives attended this year’s luncheon.

  Fair Trade Initiative celebrates 10 years in the Mankato area

"Fair trade is kind of a remarkable way that those of us sitting here in Mankato, Minnesota, in the center of the US, can make an impact with our purchasing dol

  Headed to the Minnesota Air Spectacular in Mankato? Here’s what you need to know

The Minnesota Air Show Spectacular will be held on June 15-16 at the Mankato Regional Airport.

  New Blue Earth County License Center opens

The county's License Center opens at its new, renovated location in the first floor of the Government Center today.

  Bridge Plaza development project in Mankato will soon be under construction

Mankato City Council adopted the tax increment funding for the project after a public hearing.

  Farmers Market now at Mankato Food Hub

The Hub Food Park teamed up with the Mankato Farmers Market to bring the Farmers Market downtown.

  Kids enjoy day fishing with Minnesota Vikings

The event was part of Le Sueur County Sheriff's Mounted Posse's Youth Fishing Outing.

  Throwback Thursday: Minneopa Refreshment Stand

A history lesson of Minneopa State Park.

  Hometown Business Connection: Bella Nova Boutique

June's Hometown Business Connection is Bella Nova Boutique.

  Mapleton unveils new splash pad

Mapleton has an exciting new water feature in town called Splash Pad.

  Waseca Public Library kicks off their summer concert series

The concerts are every Tuesday at 7:00 pm for the month of June.

  Country Financial helps Veterans find their dream home

The group will be putting on 5 home buying seminars geared towards Veterans and applying for VA Home Loans in Southern Minnesota.

  Waseca Water Park opens for the season

Waseca Water Park is open for the season

  Archery in the Park lets residents try out a bow and arrow

This summer, locals can try out archery themselves on the first Saturday of July and the first Saturday in August.

  Hemp Day educates Mankato community with hands on learning

After industrial hemp was removed from the controlled substance list in the 2018 farm bill, doors opened up for the industry leading to Mankato’s own Hemp Day.

  Mankato Brewery releasing special beer for RibFest

Mankato Brewery releases its RibFest beer this weekend.

  Beer, Brats & Bourbon: The Backpack Food Program’s Big Fundraiser

Beer, Brats & Bourbon is one of Feeding Our Communities Partners biggest fundraisers.

  The Harkin Store celebrates dairy industry with cheese from around the world

The cheese samples brought tastes of Ireland, Spain and Switzerland to celebrate the dairy industry.