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  2nd Annual Kids Health and Fitness Expo

The 2nd Annual Kids Health and Fitness Expo hosted by JP Fitness, featured local businesses and organizations with booths promoting healthy, active lifestyles.

  Car wash to help end Alzheimer’s

A car washing fundraiser took place today to help find a cure for Alzheimer’s.

  Reps. Hagedorn, Scalise tour Mayo Clinic

For the fourth consecutive year, the Mayo Clinic has been named the best hospital in the nation.

  Organization uses horses as alternative therapy

At Fusion Life and Leadership, they’re teaching much more than how to harness and trot.

  Getting your kids back on school sleep schedules

There are many things you can start doing now so your kids are prepared for the school year sleep schedules.

  Planned Parenthood rejects abortion “gag order,” exits Title X program

A new rule under the Trump Administration prohibits health care providers who receive Title X funding from sharing information about abortion services.

  Severe lung damage may be linked to vaping, health officials say

Children’s Minnesota has reported finding four cases of lung injury in the Minneapolis area potentially related to vaping.

  Freedom Home Care team raises money for Walk to End Alzheimer’s

The Freedom Home Care team is taking part in September's Walk to End Alzheimer's.

  Medicaid benefit to be made available to Minnesota seniors starting July 2020

The new service will increase long-term stability by supporting people to plan for, find and move into their own homes.

  55+ year olds participate in SAIL class

The evidence–based exercise program was developed by the Washington State Department of Health.

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  Play for a Cure kicks off in Fairmont

The fundraiser for the fight against cancer includes a co-ed softball tournament as well as games and door prizes.

  Bride with a brain tumor makes “phenomenal” recovery

24-year-old Christina Anderson was in the middle of planning her wedding when doctors told her she would need emergency surgery to remove a brain tumor.

  Faribault County Relay for Life remembers lives lost and celebrates survivors

More than 200 walkers and 2,800 luminaries and counting adorned the Faribault County Fairgrounds Friday in Blue Earth for Relay for Life.

  CADA able to provide free counseling because of Greater Mankato Area United Way

$2.06 million is allocated to 36 agencies.

  Women with Heart Luncheon attracts record number of attendees

Every year, women from Blue Earth, Le Sueur, Nicollet and Waseca Counties come together to give to those in need.

  Brain surgery won’t stop Blue Earth woman from walking down aisle Saturday

Not only was Anderson walking on her own the day after surgery, but she’ll be walking down the aisle at her wedding in Fairmont Saturday.

  19th annual golf tournament in support of cancer research

Eighty-four players took a swing at cancer for the 19th annual Pink Ribbon Golf Tournament at the Le Sueur Country Club.

  Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 hospital nationwide by U.S. News & World Report

Mayo Clinic in Rochester was ranked as the No. 1 hospital nationwide in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-2020 “Best Hospitals” rankings.

  Minnesota Veterans For Cannabis to host cannabis town hall

The educational discussion will take place Thursday at 6 p.m.

  Runners enjoy Happy Hour every Wednesday

The 507 will extend their happy hour specials for the runners, buy one get one for 99 cents for drinks and apps.

  Hastings dances out of chemotherapy (FULL VIDEO)

WATCH: Jean Ann Hastings and her Breastie Besties performed the flash mob a second time outside Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.

  Power of Produce program promoting healthy food

Roots, Shoots and Boots is a food network in the Mankato and North Mankato area working to make sure everyone has access to healthy food.

  Runners enjoy Happy Hour every Wednesday

The 507 will extend their happy hour specials for the runners, buy one get one for 99 cents for drinks and apps.

  A survivor of two transplants strives to attend motorcycle rally

After two transplants and a rough road to recovery, 60–year–old Dale Leighton was determined to get well enough to attend the 2019 Sturgis Bike Rally.

  Kasota man finds passion, path to help other veterans

Efraim Cadriel has found another calling later in life since he discovered the healing power of mushrooms.

  EMT shortage hits Lake Crystal and surrounding areas

Lake Crystal Ambulance has seen a 43% increase in calls between 2016-19 and with only 10 active members on the ambulance, responding to calls can be difficult.

  Watonwan County Relay for Life helps lead fight against cancer

KEYC News 12′s Lauren Andrego was live at the Watonwan County Fairgrounds with one of the persons who makes this event possible.

  Yellow Line Project reflects on progress made, looks toward future of program

For the last four years the Yellow Line Project in Blue Earth County has served people who come into contact with law enforcement, focusing on mental health.

  Relay for Life of Blue Earth County honors all those touched by cancer

Funds raised benefit local programs and cancer research.

  Troop 95 makes special delivery to Mankato hospitals

Boy Scouts Troop 95 made a special delivery to some Mankato hospitals on Friday afternoon.

  Relay for Life Honorary Cancer Survivor details his battle

Stacy Steinhagen was at Sibley Park with this year’s Honorary Survivor, Jim Whitlock.

  Researchers testing new method to treat pancreatic cancer

Researchers are testing a promising new method to treat the disease.

  American Red Cross in emergency need of blood donations

Currently there is only a five day blood supply on hand.

  Faribault Wildlife Sanctuary Introduces “Yoga with Foxes”

A fox wildlife sanctuary in Faribault is holding their first-ever “Yoga with Foxes” event to better socialize the animals with humans.

  Hometown Business Connection: Optivus Physical Therapy

A North Mankato man was once an employee of the company he now owns.

  Can’t get to the gym? Workout with a partner on the go

Kelsey & Hunter with Mankato Family YMCA joined KEYC News 12 This Midday to demonstrate some workouts partners can do together while on the road or away from th

  Minnesota sees a 2% decline in abortions in 2018

The overall number of abortions performed in Minnesota declined by 2% in 2018.