• Mankato Firefighters Receive Lifesaver Award for Heroics

    Mankato Firefighters Receive Lifesaver Award for Heroics

    Mankato Firefighters Receive Lifesaver Award for Heroics By Joe Steck – Mankato Times MANKATO, MINN. — The Mankato City Council honored five Mankato firefighters on Monday for their acts of bravery and saving lives. Bill Reiniger, Brandt Brelje, Kyle Hinrichs, Ryan Fitzgerald and ...
  • Mankato Company Becomes Part of Olympic History

    Mankato Company Becomes Part of Olympic History

    Mankato Company Becomes Part of Olympic History By Casey Ek – Mankato Times MANKATO, MINN—Members of the community gathered at BMX Track Supply’s open house Saturday June 13 for the chance to be part of Olympic history. The 2016 Summer Olympics, which will take place in Rio de Janeiro, ...
  • Pioneer Bank donates Elmore building to Jesus Food

    Pioneer Bank donates Elmore building to Jesus Food

    Pioneer Bank donates Elmore building to Jesus Food Mankato Times Pioneer Bank, a southern Minnesota community bank, recently announced the donation of its Elmore bank branch building to the non-profit organization Jesus Food.  The announcement comes only weeks after the bank announced that the ...
  • Cub Scouts Race Soap Box Derby Cars at Sibley Park

    Cub Scouts Race Soap Box Derby Cars at Sibley Park

    Cub Scouts Race Soap Box Derby Cars at Sibley Park By Joe Steck – Mankato Times MANKATO, MINN. — Sibley Parkway was closed Saturday morning as over 100 Cub Scouts raced their soap box cars in the Great Bend District annual Soap Box Derby. The event is part of a learning experience for the ...
  • History Bike Ride & Wheel Works Kicks Off Bike Week

    History Bike Ride & Wheel Works Kicks Off Bike Week

    History Bike Ride & Wheel Works Kicks Off Bike Week By Joe Steck – Mankato Times MANKATO, MINN. — The 2015 Bike and Walk Week kicked off in grand style with a Saturday History Ride and the fourth annual Wheel Works at the 410 Project in Mankato. Bike Week is organized by the Greater ...
  • Four inducted into Mankato Area Softball Hall of Fame

    Four inducted into Mankato Area Softball Hall of Fame

    Four inducted into Mankato Area Softball Hall of Fame Four members inducted at at the 32nd Annual Awards presentation Michael Johnson, Matt Little, Gordon  Anderson and Eric Anderson By Joe Steck – Mankato Times MANKATO, MINN. — The Mankato Area Softball Hall of Fame added four new ...