News from Makato Free Press
Monday, April 22, 2019

MANKATO — Seven candidates are being considered to become the next leader of Mankato Public Schools.
Monday, April 22, 2019

MANKATO — The biggest local road project of 2019 — the reconstruction of Cherry Street in downtown Mankato — will go forward starting in early May despite a soaring price tag.
Monday, April 22, 2019

MANKATO — Pro or con, Mankatoans will have their say on raising the tobacco-purchasing age to 21 on May 13. And unless a pair of Mankato City Council members change their minds, a Tobacco 21 ordinance will take effect 30…
Monday, April 22, 2019

NICOLLET — A driver was injured when he went off of Highway 99 and hit a sign Monday afternoon.
Monday, April 22, 2019

NORTH MANKATO — Amid ongoing discussion on how to tackle the city's eroding ravines, the North Mankato City Council is looking to loosen some of its previous policies concerning property setbacks near ravines.
Monday, April 22, 2019

MANKATO — A fence, a laptop with a tracking device and a lost set of keys helped police identify four teenage suspects in a string of apartment burglaries last week, authorities said.
Monday, April 22, 2019

MANKATO — Grad student Jon Richter opened the gates to a long glass tube to let water flow through and start to spin a plastic model of a vertical axis wind turbine blade as Minnesota Department of Commerce Commissioner Steve…
Monday, April 22, 2019

NORTH MANKATO — City workers will conduct a large-scale prairie burn at Benson and Bluff parks within the next few weeks to maintain the prairie's health and kill off noxious weeds.
Monday, April 22, 2019

MANKATO — A Mankato man is accused of assaulting a man with a brick after an argument.
Monday, April 22, 2019

A man allegedly struck three fellow patrons with a beer mug at a Janesville bar Thursday night.