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Despite Bomb Scare, Marathon Organizers Say Event Went Smoothly Video included

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The man accused of calling in a bomb threat along the Mankato Marathon route is expected in court tomorrow morning. More>>

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CDC Releases New Protocols for Treating Ebola Patients Video included

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The guidelines are expected to be much more strict that previous protocols. More>>

Fun.com Buzzing With Halloween Business Video included

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North Mankato distributor still seeking additional workers More>>

The Future for the Trash and Treasure Ditched at the Mankato Marathon

The Future for the Trash and Treasure Ditched at the Mankato Marathon Video included

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"In this town there's a lot of homeless. And they don't have nice, warm clothes and this is a shame to just throw them out when all they need is just a washing."

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Pregnant Woman Taken to the Hospital After Vehicle Rollover Video included

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A pregnant woman has been taken to the hospital after authorities say she rolled her vehicle north of Vernon Center.  More>>

Gaylord Man Dies in Ditch Accident

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Officials identify the victim as 62–year–old Mike John Fenske.  More>>

Mankato ChiliFest is Canceled this Year, Final ChiliFest Next Year

Mankato ChiliFest is Canceled this Year, Final ChiliFest Next Year Video included

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After six successful years, the Mankato ChiliFest will soon be hanging up its hat for good. More>>

Leaf Pick-Up Begins in North Mankato Video included

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Lower North services starts Monday More>>

Man Charged With Felony After 'Wet Willy' Incident Video included

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A wet-willy: When it's unwanted touching, It's no joke. More>>

Water Conservation Meets New, Bead-Agitating Washing Machines Video included

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British scientists have developed a new washing machine that uses plastic beads to help get stains out of clothes.  Major US hotel chains are using the new technology and engineers say they're working on model that can be used at home.   More>>

Watch: Underwater Pumpkin Carving Video included

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While creating their underwater masterpieces, divers were challenged to keep the hollowed out pumpkins from floating off while they carved their works of art. More>>

Mankato Police Seek Help in Locating Suspects in Handgun Incident Video included

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A 20-year-old white male reported he was confronted by two males in a parking lot at 1200 South Riverfront Drive who displayed a silver or grey semi-automatic handgun and demanded money and other items.
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Sunday Crash In Redwood County Kills One, Injures Four Others

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A two vehicle crash in Redwood County killed one and injured four others on Sunday afternoon. More>>

Estherville Woman Killed in Rollover Crash

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The crash happened Friday evening on 420th Avenue northeast of Wallingford More>>

Man Accused of Killing Officer Enters Plea

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A grand jury indicted Fitch on first-degree murder and three counts of attempted first-degree murder. More>>

Amy Senser to be Freed from Work Release

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Senser was sent to prison for the 2011 hit-and-run death of 38-year-old Anousone Phanthavong on a dark freeway ramp in Minneapolis. More>>

Dayton, Johnson Face Off in 4th Debate

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The final debate is scheduled for Halloween night on public television. More>>

3rd Annual Mankato YWCA's Women's Leadership Conference Video included

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The Mankato YWCA is hosting their 3rd Annual Woman's Leadership Conference on November 5th & 6th at the Verizon Wireless Center in downtown Mankato. More>>

As Quarantine Ends for One Family, Officials Prepare New Ebola Plans Video included

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Monday marks a significant turning point for family members of the Liberian national who died from Ebola. More>>

Organizers: 5th Annual Mankato Marathon Finishes as Success Video included

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This weekend brings in an estimated $1.3 million to Mankato and this year drew extra attention after authorities say a bomb threat was called in Saturday for somewhere along the marathon route. More>>

Feel Strong, Look Strong: A 52.4 Mile Journey at the Mankato Marathon Video included

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Before the finish line even marked the end, before the sun greeted thousands of eager athletes, Ryan Chukuske of Lake Crystal, prepared for his 52.4 mile journey. More>>

Married Couple Runs for a Cause Video included

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A married couple hit the Marathon racecourse for a good cause. Chaun Cox ran his fifth Mankato Marathon Sunday and his wife, Kate, completed the half. They ran all those miles to benefit an adolescent mentoring program. More>>

Bomb Threats Made For Mankato Marathon, Suspect in Custody Video included

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Mankato-On Friday evening (October 17), the Mankato Department of Public Safety became aware of a 911 call made to the Nicollet County Sheriff's office about a threat that four bombs had been placed on the Mankato Marathon route.  More>>

Hundreds Run for Bacon Video included

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Water stations are commonly found along the routes of running races. More>>

Sport and Health Expo Prepares Athletes for Marathon Video included

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With droves of people running the Mankato Marathon tomorrow, Scheels hosted a Sport and Health expo at MSU. More>>

Gubernatorial Candidate Jeff Johnson Visits MSU Video included

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With just a little over three weeks left to the campaign season, Minnesota gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson made a stop on the campus of MSU. More>>

Man Shot with BB Gun in Brown County

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A man sustained non-life threatening injury after being shot with a BB-gun in Cobden. The town of Cobden lies along U.S. Highway 14 between Sleepy Eye and Springfield.
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Residents Enjoy 70-Degree Day in Mankato Video included

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It was another balmy afternoon Thursday across our area. Temperatures once again pushed above average much to people's delight.
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Preview of East vs. West Boys Soccer Match-Up Video included

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The Cougars and Scarlets match-up in the Section 2A boys soccer title game tonight. More>>

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  • MSU Football Coach Todd Hoffner Comments on #1 Ranked Mavericks

    MSU Football Coach Todd Hoffner Comments on #1 Ranked Mavericks

    Monday, October 20 2014 11:50 PM EDT2014-10-21 03:50:05 GMT
    The MSU football team rolled to a 38–6 win over Concordia of St Paul Friday evening in Mankato for their 7th straight win,,mavericks head coach Todd Hoffner dropped by to comment on another strong showing by the mavs.
    The MSU football team rolled to a 38–6 win over Concordia of St Paul Friday evening in Mankato for their 7th straight win,,mavericks head coach Todd Hoffner dropped by to comment on another strong showing by the mavs.
  • Mankato Marathon: A Look at the Winners

    Mankato Marathon: A Look at the Winners

    Monday, October 20 2014 12:52 AM EDT2014-10-20 04:52:49 GMT
    5th annual Mankato Marathon is a success.Full Marathon Results:http://onlineraceresults.com/race/view_plain_text.php?race_id=44185Half Marathon Results:http://onlineraceresults.com/race/view_plain_text.php?race_id=44183
    5th annual Mankato Marathon is a success.Full Marathon Results:http://onlineraceresults.com/race/view_plain_text.php?race_id=44185Half Marathon Results:http://onlineraceresults.com/race/view_plain_text.php?race_id=44183
  • MSU Women's Soccer Stays Perfect

    MSU Women's Soccer Stays Perfect

    Monday, October 20 2014 12:44 AM EDT2014-10-20 04:44:13 GMT
    One Minnesota squad did nab a victory on Sunday.The number one ranked Maverick women's soccer team played host to number 22 Augustana Sunday afternoon at the Pitch and made quite the statement.The Mavericks win it 5-1 and keep their perfect season intact Sunday in Mankato.
    One Minnesota squad did nab a victory on Sunday.The number one ranked Maverick women's soccer team played host to number 22 Augustana Sunday afternoon at the Pitch and made quite the statement.The Mavericks win it 5-1 and keep their perfect season intact Sunday in Mankato.
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  • Royals Announce Baby's Due Date

    Royals Announce Baby's Due Date

    Monday, October 20 2014 8:12 PM EDT2014-10-21 00:12:12 GMT
    Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge say their second child is due next April. 
    Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge say their second child is due next April. 
  • Playful Pooch Interrupts Weather Forecast

    Playful Pooch Interrupts Weather Forecast

    Monday, October 20 2014 3:32 PM EDT2014-10-20 19:32:38 GMT
    The boisterous young pup was up for adoption and, as he does every week, Mike brought him up to the weather board to do the forecast together.
    The boisterous young pup was up for adoption and, as he does every week, Mike brought him up to the weather board to do the forecast together.
  • Madrid, Spain Hosts a Dog Marathon

    Madrid, Spain Hosts a Dog Marathon

    Monday, October 20 2014 12:30 AM EDT2014-10-20 04:30:09 GMT
    Our four-legged friends getting in on the marathon excitement Sunday, too.In this case, a world away in Madrid, Spain!Today marked the "Perroton" Dog Marathon.It's the third annual race and its purpose is to raise awareness of pet abandonment and abuse.
    Our four-legged friends getting in on the marathon excitement Sunday, too.In this case, a world away in Madrid, Spain!Today marked the "Perroton" Dog Marathon.It's the third annual race and its purpose is to raise awareness of pet abandonment and abuse.
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