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Mankato, Minnesota is located in Blue Earth County. Zip codes in Mankato, MN include 56006, 56003, and 56001. The median home price in Mankato is $149,000. More Mankato information.

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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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Yesterday marked the latest, and perhaps nearly final, step related to the legal travails of Todd Hoffner, the once and future head football coach at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

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17 hrs ago | Journal

DFL highlights session progress

Speaker of the House Paul Thissen , Rep. Clark Johnson and Rep. Kathy Brynaert provided an update on the session's progress on Tuesday in Mankato.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

TwinCities

Mankato man to be sentenced after escaping police three times

A Mankato man who escaped police officers three times, including once after a pursuit, will be sentenced to at least two years in prison, according to a plea agreement.

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Fired Minnesota football coach may grab job back

Former Minnesota State-Mankato football coach Todd Hoffner is about to clear up the uncertainty over whether he will return to his old job.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Journal

Ashlee Bridal, Prom, & Tux ... A Special Store for Special Days

Ashlee Bridal, Prom, & Tux opened its doors a few weeks ago. Owner Valerie Pearson said she is happy to be part of New Ulm's downtown community, citing the number of fellow boutique owners in the shopping area.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Journal

New Ulm to benefit from Safe Routes to School planning grant

The funding will cover planning efforts for all schools in New Ulm along with Blue Earth, Fairmont, Madelia, North Mankato/Eagle Lake and St. James.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Chisago County Press

Rose Mary (Vincent) Carrol

Rose Mary Carroll, age 85, of Center City, MN died Friday April 4, 2014. Rose was born May 10, 1928 in Saint Paul, MN.

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TwinCities

Arbitrator: Mankato State coach wrongfully terminated, should be reinstated

An arbitrator has ruled that former Minnesota State University head football coach Todd Hoffner should be reinstated because the university did not have grounds to fire him.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Chatfield News

Chatfield history students taking projects to state contest

Alli Hanson is ready to present her History Day project about food safety standards at state competition in May. GRETCHEN MENSINK LOVEJOY/CHATFIELD NEWS Devann Harris has been researching in person and online about the debate regarding the teaching of evolution in public schools.

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GigaOM

Meet the Minnesota company pulling petabytes of data from the field

A Mankato, Minn.-based company called Farm Intelligence is helping farmers get a sense of what's happening in their fields so they can act fast to maximize yields.

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TwinCities

St. Paul Foundation honors 5 for promoting racial equity

The St. Paul Foundation has honored five Minnesotans for their efforts to confront racism and promote communitywide conversations about race.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Journal

New Ulm man files lawsuit for medical pot freedom

A Mankato attorney for a 33-year-old New Ulm man facing felony violations related to a marijuana-growing operation in his home filed an answer and counterclaim Friday in Brown County District Court.

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Switched

GOP Candidate Wants To Get Elected To Keep His Daughter From Learning Evolution

Aaron Miller, a Republican congressional candidate in Minnesota, said a big reason he's running is to end classroom instruction on evolution, according to the Mankato Free Press .

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Sentinel

Eugene - Gene' F. Mikolai

Services for Eugene F. Mikolai, 88, of Blue Earth, will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday April 9, 2014, at SS.

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Sentinel

Rosalin V. Thiesse

Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 8 at 2 p.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 222 Pfau St., Mankato, MN with Rev.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Political Quarry Blog: 1 lawmaker's input important to River's...

Political Quarry Blog: 1 lawmaker's input important to River's Edge on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/04/05/political-quarry-blog-lawmakers-input-important-rivers-edge/7374571/ The legislator holding the cards that could shape the future of River's Edge Convention Center is keeping them close to his vest.

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Journal

Legislators take a look at session as it nears a close

St. PAUL - The 2014 Minnesota legislative session began in late February with goal of finishing by the Easter Holiday.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

TwinCities

Child porn charges filed against Eagle Lake man

Child pornography charges have been filed against a 30-year-old Eagle Lake man as a result of a federal investigation that started more than three years ago.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Journal

Awards presented at joint Holstein and DHIA meetings in Lafayette

Four young people were recognized for their work with Holsteins when the annual meeting of the Nicollet County Holstein Association was held Thursday, March 27. The meeting was held at the Lafayette Community Center, in conjunction with the annual meeting of Nicollet County DHIA.

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TwinCities

Carol Falkowski: Addressing drug abuse before it happens

These days, getting high is as prevalent as ever and Minnesotans are losing their lives and limbs because of it.

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