• We are not going to quit!

    We are not going to quit!

    We are not going to quit!  By Chief Lee Sjolander Mankato Times As I sit here this morning experiencing a range of emotions based on current events, the one thought that keeps coming back to me is, “Damn it, we won’t quit!”  You can threaten us, hit us, ambush us, kill us, ...
  • Fall wrap up and Photos of the Miracle League Baseball Season

    Fall wrap up and Photos of the Miracle League Baseball Season

    Fall wrap up and Photos of the Miracle League Baseball Season  By Joe Steck – Mankato Times  NORTH MANKATO, MINN. — The baseball bats, balls and gloves may be put away for the season, but the impact of watching the men and women of the North Mankato Miracle League continues to bring a ...
  • Deputy Bill Davis Receives Life Saving Award

    Deputy Bill Davis Receives Life Saving Award

    Deputy Bill Davis Receives Life Saving Award  Mankato Times  Blue Earth County Deputy Bill Davis was recently presented the Life Saving Award by the Minnesota Sheriff’s Association at their annual conference for his quick and selfless actions while responding to a call earlier this year.   ...
  • Season of Change - A football moms look at the last game of the year

    Season of Change – A football moms look at the last game of the year

    Season of Change – A football moms look at the last game of the year By Karrey Tweten Mankato Times It’s the season of changes.  Of green grass turning to white, of putting sandals away and putting the snow boots on, of digging out boxes of ornaments and getting turkeys and hams out of ...
  • Kiwanis Holiday Lights Kicks off with Parade Nov. 28th

    Kiwanis Holiday Lights Kicks off with Parade Nov. 28th

    Kiwanis Holiday Lights Kicks off with Parade Nov. 28th  Opening Parade, Friday, Nov. 28th 6:00 pm Light display open Nov. 28th – Dec. 31st Free to the public Food Donations are encouraged By Joe Steck – Mankato Times  MANKATO, MINN. – The Kiwanis Holiday Lights is quickly becoming one of ...
  • Lake Crystal’s Cade Maurer Lands his First Buck

    Lake Crystal’s Cade Maurer Lands his First Buck

    Lake Crystal’s Cade Maurer Lands his First Buck  By Joe Steck – Mankato Times  LAKE CRYSTAL, MINN. — Cade Maurer shot his first buck this past weekend while hunting with his father, Blue Earth County Chief Deputy Mike.  Cade, a 13 year old who attends Lake Crystal Welcome Memorial said ...