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This is NOT Sparta: Scarlets Slam Simley 42-19 for State Title Video included

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For the 4th time in the program's history, the Mankato West football team was crowned state champions.The Scarlets defeated the Simley Spartans 42-19 in the MSHSL AAAAA state title game Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. More>>

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Ferguson, Missouri Still Awaits Grand Jury Decision in Michael Brown Shooting Death Video included

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Still no decision from a grand jury in Missouri, where a panel is deciding whether to indict a white police officer for the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager. The grand jury's announcement of a decision is not expected before Monday. Still, an anxious community waits and prepares.  More>>

Lauren Fellows is Crowned 2015 Miss Mankato Video included

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Saturday night, Lauren Fellows was crowned 2015 Miss Mankato. In this interview, she addresses her emotions as she was named the winner, her platform she will share in Mankato and when she goes on to compete for Miss Minnesota, and her message for all those who look up to her. More>>

Mankato Woman, 23, Faces Drug, Child Neglect Charges

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Police were first called to Erica Boyd's residence in Colonial Square Apartments downtown Mankato on report of a child yelling and screaming for its mother.When executing a search warrant, police say they found cocaine, marijuana and meth. More>>

Y's Club Unloads 600 Trees for Christmas Video included

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The local Y's Club was busy this morning unloading more than 600 trees for the holiday season. More>>

Operation Christmas Child Supplies Gifts to Those in Need Video included

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Organizers want to encourage everyone to take the time and stuff a shoe-box for a child in need.
 
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Children's Museum Receives $100,000 Donation From AgStar Video included

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The Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota receives a $100,000 donation from AgStar Financial Services. More>>

Mikey C Fulfills Dream As MSU Wrestling Manager Video included

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A St. Peter man is fulfilling a lifelong dream on the wrestling mat. More>>

Moms Create Safe Event to Buy, Sell Used Dresses Video included

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Even though prom is months away, you may be able to find the right dress this weekend for a much lower price. . More>>

New Sponge Could Help Detect Esophageal Cancer Video included

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British doctors say swallowing a sponge on a string could replace traditional tests for cancer of the esophagus.

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Holiday Hustle Creates Hackers' Heaven: Protect Your I.D. Video included

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As we're busy getting prepared to celebrate the holidays, online hackers are ready for you. More>>

Police Confiscate 140 lbs of Marijuana Video included

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Four people are in custody in connection with what authorities say is the largest drug bust in years.
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Waseca Man Pleads Guilty in Separate Weapon, Sexual Assault Cases Video included

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Michael Steven Jacobs was charged back in June with one count of transferring a pistol to John Ladue in violation of state statutes.  More>>

Teen Charged with Making Threats at Spencer High School

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Police say the teenager is suspected of writing a bomb threat at Spencer High School that was discovered Wednesday morning on a bathroom wall. More>>

Highway 19 Re-Opens After Final Flood Repairs

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Traffic had been detoured to Highway 93 until since Oct. 31 for flood repair work. More>>

Adrian Peterson: May be best "to Get a Fresh Start Somewhere Else." Video included

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Peterson pleaded no contest to misdemeanor reckless assault for injuring the boy while attempting to discipline him. More>>

Pork Industry Working to Fight PED Video included

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The virus is still a concern among hog farmers, but thanks to improved biosecurity measures and an industry working together, improvements are being made in the fight against PED. More>>

Kiwanis Holiday Lights Gears Up for Kick Off Video included

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The 3rd Annual Kiwanis Holiday Lights in Sibley Park kicks off Friday, November 28th with a Parade at 6 pm. More>>

Basque Delegation Meets With SCC Video included

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Members of the Spanish region of Basque were welcomed to South Central College to share in a global partnership. More>>

Area Retailers Add Jobs for Holiday Rush Video included

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Stores all around the area are preparing for the holiday shopping rush. More>>

Cokato Man Sentenced to Probation in Road Rage Incident

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Gary Janckila was given three years probation. He received a stay of adjudication. That means if he doesn't commit another infraction during his probation period, his case will be dismissed. More>>

Obama Announces Immigration Members Video included

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President Obama is side–stepping Congress, and using his executive power to make changes to the nation's immigration system.
But not without a fight from Congressional Republicans.
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Study: Most Excessive Drinkers Not Alcoholics Video included

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Research finds most people who drink excessively are not alcoholics... but that doesn't' mean they don't have a problem.  More>>

Public Input Welcome on $30M Civic Center Project Video included

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Members of the public got to lay their eyes on the preliminary plans for the expansion and renovation of the Verizon Wireless Center. More>>

'I Believe In Miracles' Ends 54-Year Run Video included

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Pastor John Michels began his religious program back when KEYC was still broadcasting in black and white More>>

President Obama to Address the Nation on Immigration Tonight Video included

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President Obama will address the nation in a prime-time report and announce he is bypassing Congress to fix the immigration system in America.  Republicans say he is abusing his authority while Democrats say the time has come. The President's address will air in its entirety tonight during our 9:00 broadcast on our sister station KEYC News 12 at 9 on FOX 12 Mankato. More>>

Jobs News Continues to be Good for Greater Mankato Area Video included

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The Greater Mankato Area had an all time high of 57,000 jobs last month. More>>

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  • 'Grow MANkato' Kicks off No Shave November

    'Grow MANkato' Kicks off No Shave November

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 10:13 AM EST2014-11-05 15:13:09 GMT
    You may see a few more mustaches this month starting today, as local men raise awareness for prostate and testicular cancer .
    You may see a few more mustaches this month starting today, as local men raise awareness for prostate and testicular cancer .
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  • Boy with fake gun dies after shot by Ohio officer

    Boy with fake gun dies after shot by Ohio officer

    A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died Sunday after he was shot by a Cleveland police officer responding to a 911 call about a person waving a gun in a park.
    A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died Sunday after he was shot by a Cleveland police officer responding to a 911 call about a person waving a gun in a park.
  • Ferguson tense ahead of grand jury decision

    Ferguson tense ahead of grand jury decision

    Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely...
    Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.
  • Marion Barry remembered for love of DC

    Marion Barry remembered for love of DC

    By The Associated Press Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death...
    By The Associated Press Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday...
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  • 'Mockingjay, Part 1' opens with $123 million

    'Mockingjay, Part 1' opens with $123 million

    "Mockingjay, Part 1" didn't catch fire like the last installment of "The Hunger Games," but it still set the highest opening of the year with $123 million at the weekend box office.
    "Mockingjay, Part 1" didn't catch fire like the previous installments of "The Hunger Games," but it still had the biggest opening of the year with $123 million at the weekend box office, according to studio estimates...
  • Does bad behavior really hurt business?

    Does bad behavior really hurt business?

    Silicon Valley seems to have more than its share of companies behaving badly. Among up-and-comers in the tech world, privacy abuses and executive gaffes have become viral sensations. But is all that bad behavior...
    Silicon Valley seems to have more than its share of companies behaving badly. Among up-and-comers in the tech world, privacy abuses and executive gaffes have become viral sensations. But is all that bad behavior actually...
  • UK police: up to 5 terror plots foiled this year

    UK police: up to 5 terror plots foiled this year

    The head of London's police force says as many as five terror plots were foiled this year, as he warned of increasing pressure on resources amid the rising threat.
    The head of London's police force said Sunday that as many as five terror plots were foiled this year, as he warned of increasing pressure on resources amid the rising threat.
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