• No Excuse for a DWI - Plan Ahead

    No Excuse for a DWI – Plan Ahead

    No Excuse for a DWI – Plan Ahead By Joe Steck – Mankato Times MANKATO, MINN. — St. Patrick’s Day is this Tuesday, which generally means green beer, lots of fun and unfortunately, intoxicated drivers.  Minnesota will have extra law enforcement officers on the roads to ...
  • MSU Handball – A Powerhouse in the Making

    MSU Handball – A Powerhouse in the Making

    MSU Handball – A Powerhouse in the Making Men finish 2nd in Nationals Women finish 7th Team finishes 5th Over-All By Joe Steck – Mankato Times (All photos provided) MANKATO, MINN. — The Minnesota State Mankato men’s and women’s handball teams are quickly becoming teams to be reckoned with ...
  • Twin Valley Council Boy Scouts Receive Major Award

    Twin Valley Council Boy Scouts Receive Major Award

    Twin Valley Council Boy Scouts Receive Major Award  Journey to Excellence Gold Status Named top 10 percent in the nation Noted for finance, membership, program, unit service and leadership and governance. Received status two consecutive years Mankato Times MANKATO, MINN. – The Boy Scouts of ...
  • Dawn Leahy - Passing on a Legacy of Caring

    Dawn Leahy – Passing on a Legacy of Caring

    Dawn Leahy – Passing on a Legacy of Caring By Joe Steck – Mankato Times  “There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don’t care who gets the credit.”    MANKATO, MINN. — Mankato resident Dawn Leahy is a person with a lot to give, and a lot to give […]
  • Warm weather draws big crowd at German-Jefferson Ice Fishing Contest

    Warm weather draws big crowd at German-Jefferson Ice Fishing Contest

    Warm weather draws big crowd at German-Jefferson Ice Fishing Contest By Joe Steck – Mankato Times CLEVELAND, MINN. — Warm weather helped fill almost 600 holes at this years German-Jefferson ice fishing contest.  The annual event was held on Sunday, February 8 at West Jefferson Lake and ...
  • Having fun at the St. Peter Polar Plunge

    Having fun at the St. Peter Polar Plunge

    Having fun at the St. Peter Polar Plunge By Joe Steck – Mankato Times ST. PETER, MINN. — Over 650 people took the plunge in the ice cold waters of Hallett’s Pond in St. Peter on Saturday for the Polar Plunge. The event is part of a state wide effort to raise money to support […]