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Semi And School Bus Collide on Highway 14

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No one is injured in a two–vehicle accident on Highway 14. More>>

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Mapleton Remembers the Life of Karl Duncanson

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The Mapleton Community remembers the life of longtime school board member and agriculture advocate Karl Duncanson. More>>

Garfield Elementary Staff Dance in School Talent Show For Last Time

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Garfield Elementary students and staff celebrated the last day of school by showing off their talent. More>>

New Business Serves As Innovation Hub For Community

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It started with a single dream. More>>

The Salvation Army Helps Children With Nutritious Meals

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The Salvation Army will start another summer of its Mobile Outreach Meals Program or M.O.M.'s to provide free lunches to low income children. More>>

Minneapolis Veterans Home to Build New Skilled Nursing Building

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A redevelopment that started in 2010 is replacing facilities on the campus that dates back to the late 1800s. More>>

Pair of Crashes Ties Up Highway 14 Traffic in Mankato Thursday Video included

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The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened around 4:45 on Highway 14 just east of Highway 169. More>>

Garfield School Staff Dance for Students to End the Year Video included

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Beginning next fall, sixth graders on the districts west side will be at Dakota Meadows, while the Garfield building will become Bridges Community School. More>>

State Regulators Approve Solar Power Project in Minnesota

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The Aurora project would increase Minnesota's solar output sevenfold. More>>

Evidence of invasive mussel found in Iowa's Big Spirit Lake

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The State fisheries biologist says two larval zebra mussels were found in a recent water sample and more tests will be performed this summer to confirm the presence. More>>

KETELSEN REPORT: More Stations Offering Consumers Choices with Blender Pumps Video included

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While most gasoline in the state contains 10 percent ethanol and many outlets also offer E-85, some service stations are adding blender pumps to give consumers more options, including a 15 percent ethanol blend called E-15. More>>

Minnesota DNR Enforcing Well Registration and Water Usage

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The Department of Natural Resources is pushing to ensuring every high-volume water user has registered their wells.

Though most users are registered, those that have not could potentially face steep fines.

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Researchers Work on method of Diagnosing Cancer Before Tumors Form Video included

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Researchers hope to perfect a blood test that diagnose cancer earlier than ever.

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Class of 2021 Says Goodbye To Garfield Elementary Video included

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The Mankato school district is preparing to say goodbye to Garfield Elementary school. More>>

House DFL Leader Paul Thissen Talks Disappointment in Legislative Session Video included

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Minnesota House Minority leader Paul Thissen is traveling around the state to pitch the DFL's push to avoid a government shutdown. More>>

MN Red Cross Deploys Mankato Volunteers to Aid in Texas and Oklahoma Flooding Video included

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 Since May more than 1,200 volunteers have been sent to areas damaged by severe flooding and tornadoes.
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Bird Flu Raising Egg Prices Video included

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The spread of avian flu is starting to impact some local grocery stores. More>>

New Ulm Breaks Ground On New High School Video included

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$47 million dollar bonding referendum leads to new 9-12 facility More>>

Navy Band Stops By Mankato Video included

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The Navy Band Great Lakes is touring across the Midwest and makes a stop in Mankato. More>>

Mankato Asks Residents To Keep Storm Drains Clean Video included

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The City of Mankato is asking for residents help in keeping storm drains clean to prevent pollution from entering area rivers and lakes. More>>

IA Amber Alert Canceled After Teens Found Safe

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A 12-year-old girl and a 16 year-old boy are found safe in Cherokee County after an Amber Alert was issued for them out of Clay County.  More>>

New Program Gives Local Entrepreneurs Direct Feedback Video included

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A new program offering feedback to local entrepreneurs makes a stop in Mankato as part of its six city and 20 county tour around the state. More>>

California Woman Injured in Early Morning Rollover Crash in Blue Earth County

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The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened just after 4:00 this morning on Highway 60 west of Lake Crystal. More>>

Minnesota DNR Working on Fishing App Video included

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The DNR wants to gauge how fishing affects lakes and to ensure fish populations can reproduce. More>>

Mankato Moondogs Honor Retiring Sports Director Perry Dyke Video included

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After nearly 35 years of service here at KEYC our longtime Sports Director is retiring on Friday. More>>

Blue Earth County Library Summer Reading Program Starts Monday Video included

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Children ages 0 to 17 can earn prizes for time spent reading and enjoy large programs in our auditorium More>>

Danube Man Injured in 2 Vehicle Crash

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The Renville County Sheriff's Office says it happened Wednesday afternoon just after 3 about five miles Southwest of Danube at the intersection of County road 17 and 280th Street. More>>

Ormsby Volunteer Firefighter Has Been Part of Crew For 50 Years Video included

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Last week we told you about an EMS worker from Windom who has been on the job for 36 years. More>>

Police Investigate Robbery Of A 94-Year-Old Woman Video included

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The St. Peter Police Department is looking for two suspects involved with robbing a 94-year-old woman early Monday evening.  More>>

Nicollet County Property Will Soon Be Tobacco Free Video included

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Starting in August, all county-owned buildings, parking lots, sidewalks and other areas will prohibit the use of tobacco including electronic devices.

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KTV: Mankato's Public Access Television Station Now Operated By Bethany Lutheran College Video included

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Mankato and North Mankato hope to garner more community involvement with BLC partnership More>>

Contagious Dog Flu Virus Reaches Minnesota Video included

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  The Board of Animal Health announced Wednesday that at least five Minnesota dogs were infected with the H3N2 virus.

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Health Risks and Tattoos Video included

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 4 percent of people had reactions that came on and resolved quickly, but six percent had chronic reactions lasting months, and in some cases, years.

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North Dakota Shooting; Gunman Had been at Base 2 Years

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 The man who shot at workers in a North Dakota Wal-Mart before turning the gun on himself had been stationed at the nearby Grand Forks Air Force Base since February 2013 and achieved the rank of senior airman.

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Saved by the Bell Actor Dustin Diamond Accused in Bar Stabbing Goes on Trial Video included

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Trial began today for the actor who played Screech on the 1990's TV show "Saved by the Bell.'' More>>

Walz Taps Morrow to Run Campaign

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 Representative Tim Walz taps a familiar face to manage his reelection campaign 2016.

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3 More Minnesota Farms Hit by Bird Flu Video included

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 Flock sizes for the affected farms are still being determined. But the outbreaks have cost Minnesota producers more than 8 million turkeys and chickens since early March.


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Designer Of First Ever Prosthetic Dolphin Tail Makes Stop In Mankato Video included

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Ten years ago a baby dolphin had a life changing accident when she lost her tail in a crab trap. More>>

Mayo Clinic Health System Holds Reception To Highlight Company Improvements

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Practitioners and community members gathered at Mayo Clinic Health System's Quality Improvement Reception in Mankato. More>>

New Ulm Cracks Down on Sump Pumps

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The city of New Ulm approves a monthly $50 surcharge on properties with sump pumps connected to the sewer line.

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Two Vehicle Accident On Highway 22

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One person is injured in a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 22 and County Road 90. More>>

Mankato Public Safety Warns Of Consequences For Supplying Alcohol To Minors Video included

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Graduation season is in full swing and the Mankato Department of Public Safety has a word of caution to those hosting grad parties. More>>

Archdiocese of St. Paul & Minneapolis Begins Selling Buildings to Pay Creditors

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The archdiocese filed for bankruptcy in mid-January amid a wave of clergy abuse lawsuits. More>>

Study Looks at Thyroid Conditions and Risk of Fractures Video included

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An overactive thyroid is known to increase the risk of osteoporosis and fractures. 

Now a new study looks at whether the risks can also influence patients with mild thyroid abnormalities. 

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16-Foot Clock To Adorn Future Downtown Green Space Video included

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Downtown will be getting a little decoration, courtesy of the Rotary Club of Greater Mankato More>>

Windom Woman Recovering After Whale Hit Boat Video included

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A Windom woman is recovering after a whale hit her boat during a vacation in Mexico. More>>

Dutler's Liquor License Suspended 10 Days For Underage Drinking Party Video included

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More than sixty minors are cited for underage drinking in one night More>>

Sibley East Schools Break Ground For New Building Video included

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The Sibley East School District finally breaks ground for a new elementary school. More>>

Storm Water and Runoff Deepen Mankato Ravines

Storm Water and Runoff Deepen Mankato Ravines Video included

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Mankato Public Works has identified storm water outlets that are leading to slope failure across the city of Mankato.

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Wet Conditions Slow Area Crop Production

Wet Conditions Slow Area Crop Production Video included

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Steady rains have halted planting and saturated soils have left areas of standing water, though drown-out damage is expected to be minimal.

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Cable Deal Likely To Have Little Impact In Mankato Video included

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The cable industry sees the announcement of a merger deal between two of leading American cable providers. More>>

Children Injured when Bounce House Goes Airborne Video included

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Terrifying moments on a Florida beach as a waterspout made landfall sending a bounce house flying. More>>

Blue Earth County Shows Off Renovations To Its Library Video included

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County put $400,000 into facility More>>

National Teacher Appreciation Day

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May 5th is National Teacher Appreciation Day and we want to know who your favorite teacher was! Join the conversation on our Facebook page or tweet us using the hash tag #KEYCTeachersWho was your favorite teacher and why? Let's hear it! More>>

Realignments Cause Layoffs for New Ulm Pontoon Manufacturer

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Dozens of workers have been laid off from Palm Beach Marinecraft in New Ulm. More>>

Marathon Bombing Survivors Testify at Tsarnaev Trial

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Those who lost limbs – and family members – told the court how they stared death in the face. More>>

UPDATE: Multi-Million-Dollar Downtown Development Takes Shape

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 Several construction projects in downtown Mankato to change the urban core's look.

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Mankato Apartment Fire "Difficult to Chase Down and Root Out"

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Five apartments in a Mankato house were evacuated after a fire broke out Thursday night.


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'I Believe in Miracles' Comes to an End

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On Sunday morning, a fixture of programming here at KEYC came to an end.  More>>

One of Two Missing Ice Fishers Found

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Authorities have recovered the body of one of two people missing while ice fishing on a lake in southwestern Minnesota. The Lincoln County sheriff's office says divers recovered the body of 29–year–old Brianna Jean Thooft from Lake Benton on Saturday. Thooft and 54–year–old Bradley Allen Lund were last heard from early on Feb. 1 when they apparently left a fish house on the lake. Lund's pickup was later recovered from the bottom of the lake. Authorities continued the search for Lund on Sunday. More>>

City of St. Paul Considering Police Body Cams

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The city of St. Paul is considering whether to join the growing list of cities whose police officers wear body cameras.  More>>

U.S. Global Soy Trade Exchange Coming to Minnesota

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The United States Soy Global Trade Exchange is coming to Minnesota. The exchange will be held this coming September from the 9th to the 12th.The exchange is the biggest event of the year for the United States Soybean Export Council and officials say their customers are excited to visit the Gopher state, one of the top producing soybean states in the country. Bruce Abbe from Midwest Shippers Associations says, "The fact that it's here in Minnesota now, and that the event has gone to this sta... More>>

Heart of New Ulm Receives Grant to Expand Partnerships

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The Heart of New Ulm Project is awarded a grant to help them expand their partnerships.  More>>

Man That Sold Gun to LaDue Gets 90 Days

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The Waseca man who sold a gun to a teen accused of planning a school attack was sentenced for his involvement in two crimes. More>>

Kiwanis Holiday Lights: $50k Raised for Charity

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The $50,000 will be shared among 82 non-profits in the area. More>>

Police: Strangers Help Man with Car Trouble, Rob Him

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A St. Clair man with car trouble accepted help from strangers and ended up getting robbed.  More>>

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