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The fitness moves are all done on a surf board...  but that board is not in the water it's on a gym floor. More>>

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Cell Phone Companies to Include Anti-Theft Tool Video included

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The wireless industry is making it harder for thieves to get money from a stolen smartphone. Major phone manufacturers have agreed to include an anti–theft tool in their products next summer. At one point More>>

Body Cams Finding Their Way Onto Police Force Video included

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Study shows cams protect both civilians and cops More>>

Christian Churches Observe Good Friday Video included

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Churches around the area observed Good Friday today. More>>

Pick of the Litter April 18th Video included

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This week's pick of the litter is Aria, a two and a half year old Great Pyrenees Mix. More>>

MSU Mankato Hosts Severe Weather Seminar Video included

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Minnesotans are no strangers to severe weather. More>>

Eggs Everywhere...Even In The Water Video included

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Usually when you think of an Easter egg hunt, you picture the eggs hidden in the grass or under a bush. More>>

St. James Man Faces 5 Drug Charges Video included

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A St James man is facing five drug felony charges. More>>

Robbery Suspect Sought, Three Others Jailed Video included

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Authorities stopped a vehicle matching the suspect's vehicle shortly afterwards. Three men were taken in to custody, but the driver got out and fled on foot. He is still at large. Authorities say they are looking for Denzell Lamar Lewis, 19. More>>

Captain in South Korean Ferry Disaster Criminally Charged Video included

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A court issued an arrest warrant for the ship's captain Friday. Investigators say he was not at the controls when the ferry took a sharp turn, tipped on its side, and started sinking. More>>

2nd Charge of Aiding & Abetting Murder Filed in Drug Deaths Video included

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This morning, an additional charge of aiding and abetting murder was filed against Tyler Caputo in the death of 17-year-old Chloe Moses. More>>

MPCA Fines Buffalo Lake Ethanol Plant

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The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued a 10-thousand dollar fine to the ethanol plant in Buffalo Lake formerly owned by Minnesota Energy. The plant now owned by Buffalo Lake Advanced Biofuels More>>

April is National County Government Month Video included

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Blue Earth County was established in 1853, five years before Minnesota became a State More>>

Minnesota Couple Accused of Welfare Fraud Can't Afford Bail Video included

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The Chisholms were charged in March with making $167,420 in fraudulent medical and food-stamp claims in Florida and Minnesota. More>>

Officer Charged with Sexually Assaulting Teen

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Prosecutors say he sexually assaulted a 15-year-old resident of the North Homes Juvenile Correctional Facility in Grand Rapids. More>>

Officials Warn of Spreading Horse Virus Video included

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The American Quarter Horse Association rescheduled events this month in Minnesota because of the cases. More>>

Iowa Unemployment Rates Up Slightly

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Despite the higher rate, employment reached a record high of 1.6 million people. More>>

Toxicology Results Prompt New Charges Video included

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New charges are filed for two Mankato men accused of obtaining and selling drugs that authorities believe may have contributed to the deaths of two young people last month. Suspicious drugs in blue baggies More>>

Post to Buy Michael Foods

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Among its facilities, Michael Foods runs a major egg operation in Gaylord.  More>>

Are Foods Making Your Allergies Worse? Video included

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What you eat can also bring on the sneezing and watery itchy eyes.  And most people don't even realize their food is the culprit. More>>

Former County Fraud Investigator Sentenced in Theft Case

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Jeffrey Matthews was originally charged with theft of public funds for not working hours he listed on his time card. More>>

Report: Fairmont Facility Negligent After Client Death from Hypothermia Video included

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An assisted-living facility in Fairmont was negligent after a client there died after being outside in the cold. That's the finding by the Minnesota Department of Health in regard to an incident at Goldfinch Estates. More>>

Mav Football Team Agrees to Play Under Hoffner Video included

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Team says they're comfortable with the situation going forward More>>

Minnesota Cold Weather Rule Expires Video included

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In Southern Minnesota 1, 922 homes are considered in crisis according to the Minnesota Valley Action Council, that's three times as many compared to last year. More>>

2,600 Jobs Added In March Statewide Video included

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The Mankato area ranked second when it comes to job growth, coming in at a 2.1 percent. More>>

Hoffner Looks Forward to Working in New MSU Football Culture Video included

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Head Coach will observe team practice to get a sense of how they play More>>

Therapy Dogs Part of Treatment at Illinois Hospital Video included

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Certified therapy dogs are now strolling the halls at an Illinois Medical Center. More>>

MSU Football Team Unites Behind Hoffner Video included

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The MSU football players and coaches met for nearly two hours behind closed doors to address the head coaching situation. More>>

Fire Destroys Lyon County Home

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The fire was called in around 2:45 this morning at the home located south of Marshall in the Tracy Fire Department district. More>>

Icy Roads Cause Semi Accident Near LeSueur

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The state patrol was assisted by the LeSueur County Sheriff's office and the LeSueur Police Department. More>>

Final Metrodome Debris to be Hauled Away Video included

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About 80 percent of materials from the torn-down stadium will be recycled, including 80,000 tons of concrete. More>>

Minn. Unemployment Holds Steady, Still Passes Major Milestone

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The Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) saw strong gains from March 2013 to March 2014, seeing a 2.1% increase year-to-year in jobs.  That equated to 1,120 new jobs in the Mankato area year-to-year More>>

Former Archdiocese Vicar Provides Deposition Video included

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The deposition of Rev. Kevin McDonough comes in a lawsuit filed by a man who says he was abused by the Rev. Thomas Adamson. More>>

Players, Coaches Meet on MSU Campus This Morning Video included

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The Maverick football team and coaches came together this morning on MSU's campus following yesterday's refusal by the players to practice. More>>

SCC Part of White House Effort to Develop Apprenticeship Program Video included

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The White House announced an effort to develop apprenticeship models. And South Central College (SCC) in North Mankato is part of that national effort.
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Weigh Out for Mankato Meltdown Participants Video included

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For three months Mankato Meltdown participants formed teams of four to motivate and support each other to shed some pounds. All for the goal to lead healthier lives. In the past three months, all these More>>

MSU Players Refusal to Practice Hinders Hoffner's Return Video included

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Head football coach Todd Hoffner was looking forward to returning to MSU for his first day of practice. More>>

Fans, Players React To MSU Hoffner Walkout Video included

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Hoffner's announcement that he was coming back to MSU was huge news yesterday, and today's story has been even bigger. KEYC News 12's Ryan Gustafson has a round up of what you had to say about the More>>

DHS Commissioner makes stop in St. Peter to drum up support for new security hospital Video included

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The Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) shared her concerns with the media on Wednesday regarding the state's bonding bill. More>>

Before Player Revolt, Hoffner Says He's Happy To Be Back at MSU Video included

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While the players clearly had their say over things, coach Hoffner was hoping today would be the start of getting things back to normal. More>>

Farmers Attend MN Water Quality Certification Program Video included

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The Minnesota Department of Agriculture and Rural Advantage invited Elm Creek farmers to an open house today. More>>

American Red Cross Holds Bloodmobile Video included

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Crowds came to the Nicollet Legion Hall today for a good cause.
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Good Thunder Couple Injured In Rollover

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A Good Thunder couple was injured in a rollover last night on highway 66. According to the state patrol website, Brenda Leagjeld was driving. her husband Erik was a passenger. The vehicle headed southbound More>>

Breaking News: MSU Football Players Refusing To Play For Hoffner Video included

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On a day that was supposed to be the return of Todd Hoffner to the MSU sideline, the players had a different plan.  All but a handful of Mavericks football players walked onto the field refusing to practice, More>>

Todd Hoffner Returns to Campus of MSU Video included

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Todd Hoffner has returned to the campus of Minnesota State University, Mankato. More>>

Minn. Supreme Court: Nibbe Conviction to Stand

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A 2nd Degree murder conviction will stand for Jennifer Nibbe, according to the finding by the Minnesota Supreme Court Tuesday. Investigators say Jennifer Nibbe shot and killed her husband James Nibbe while he slept back in August of 2010.  Nibbe's appeal argued three separate points. More>>

Senate Campaigns Release Fundraising for 1st Quarter of 2014

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Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Mike McFadden has nearly $2 million in reserve as the campaigns start to heat up. More>>

Iowa Governor Releases 2013 Tax Return Video included

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Gov. Terry Branstad is releasing his tax returns, something he's done every year he's served as governor to promote transparency. More>>

Minnesota Officials Warn of Jury Duty Scam

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Residents in Olmsted, Rice, Dakota and Ramsey counties have reported getting phone messages saying they had failed to return a jury summons. More>>

North Mankato Police Officer Accused of Stealing Pain Medication Video included

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Swenson faces four counts in all: one count of theft and three counts of 5th degree drug possession. More>>

T-Rex Finds New Home at DC Smithsonian

T-Rex Finds New Home at DC Smithsonian Video included

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The skeleton was discovered in Montana in 1988 and is one of the few almost intact fossils of a T-Rex ever found. It's on loan to the Smithsonian for 50 years.


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Just for Fun: 18,000-Piece Puzzle Video included

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Leroy Knoch of Fort Madison, Iowa has a hobby that sets him apart from most people.
It's not because the hobby is all that unusual. But because Leroy doesn't do anything small.
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Tornado Spotted in Iowa Video included

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Severe thunderstorms brought heavy rain, hail and at least one tornado to parts of Iowa. More>>

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  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Saturday, April 19 2014 1:23 AM EDT2014-04-19 05:23:46 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
  • Police raid LA Times building after threat reports

    Police raid LA Times building after threat reports

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:31:15 GMT
    Police say they have locked down the Los Angeles Times building in downtown LA after receiving reports of a possible gunman inside.
    Police took a man into custody Friday night inside the Los Angeles Times building after it was locked down because of a shooting threat report, the newspaper said.
  • From Clinton to Obama, many parallels

    From Clinton to Obama, many parallels

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:22 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:22:42 GMT
    The National Archives is releasing about 7,500 pages of documents Friday from former President Bill Clinton's administration.
    Thousands of pages of documents from President Bill Clinton's White House affirm a longtime adage: The more things change, the more they stay the same.
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  • Oddly-Shaped Pineapple Picked in China

    Oddly-Shaped Pineapple Picked in China

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:02:40 GMT
    Locals in southwestern China were surprised by an oversized fan–shaped pineapple at a local fruit stall on Friday. The pineapple, which resembles an unfolded fan, weighs around 15 kilograms and
    Locals in southwestern China were surprised by an oversized fan–shaped pineapple at a local fruit stall on Friday. 
  • 5 Year Old Minnesota Boy Breaks High Five Record

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    The attempt was a gift to Thornton from the people who've stood by his side as cancer weakened his body.
    The attempt was a gift to Thornton from the people who've stood by his side as cancer weakened his body.
  • Therapy Dogs Part of Treatment at Illinois Hospital

    Therapy Dogs Part of Treatment at Illinois Hospital

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:01:30 GMT
    Certified therapy dogs are now strolling the halls at an Illinois Medical Center.    The hospital announced the program that's new to the medical center but not new to other health care providers in the
    Certified therapy dogs are now strolling the halls at an Illinois Medical Center.
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  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Saturday, April 19 2014 1:23 AM EDT2014-04-19 05:23:46 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
  • From Clinton to Obama, many parallels

    From Clinton to Obama, many parallels

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:22 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:22:42 GMT
    The National Archives is releasing about 7,500 pages of documents Friday from former President Bill Clinton's administration.
    Thousands of pages of documents from President Bill Clinton's White House affirm a longtime adage: The more things change, the more they stay the same.
  • Google's 1Q earnings disappoint as ad prices slip

    Google's 1Q earnings disappoint as ad prices slip

    Google's first-quarter earnings growth faltered as the Internet company dealt with a persistent downturn in advertising prices while spending more money to hire more employees and invest in daring ideas.
    Google's first-quarter earnings growth faltered as the Internet's most influential company grappled with a persistent downturn in advertising prices while spending more money to hire employees and invest in daring...
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  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Saturday, April 19 2014 1:23 AM EDT2014-04-19 05:23:46 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
  • Record labels sue Pandora over older songs

    Record labels sue Pandora over older songs

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:12 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:12:06 GMT
    Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees.
    Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees.
  • Google's 1Q earnings disappoint as ad prices slip

    Google's 1Q earnings disappoint as ad prices slip

    Google's first-quarter earnings growth faltered as the Internet company dealt with a persistent downturn in advertising prices while spending more money to hire more employees and invest in daring ideas.
    Google's first-quarter earnings growth faltered as the Internet's most influential company grappled with a persistent downturn in advertising prices while spending more money to hire employees and invest in daring...
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