Daily News Headlines From the KEYC Newsroom
A local Mankato business is giving to a good cause with customers buying cool treats.
Frozen Yogurt Creations in Mankato says they will donate 20 percent of the money they make today to March of Dimes. More>>
The South Central Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross is on standby, awaiting word if they need to send personnel to assist with disaster relief in Moore, Oklahoma. More>>
How a "stay-cation" might be a better option for frugal travelers. More>>
Hundreds of students at Mankato West heard straight from the CEO of General Motors Thursday morning. More>>
The South Central Service Cooperative in North Mankato is purchasing land for expansion after its membership has grown. More>>
The speaker of the Minnesota house stopped by Mankato this morning to offer his perspective on the 2013 legislative session. More>>
Mankato's style of *Community Policing is getting international attention. A group of law enforcement professionals from Afghanistan got a private tour of The Mankato Department of Public Safety yesterday. More>>
A very special and prominent visitor to Mankato today, and while here the Chief Executive Officer of General Motors stopped by his old stomping grounds to offer some advice to hundreds of Mankato students. More>>
It is the unofficial start to summer this weekend and If you're looking for some R&R you won't have to travel that far. Minneopa State Park has the majority of their campsites booked. More>>
Authorities recover the body of a child missing since a rockslide at a St. Paul park that also killed another child. More>>
Some encouraging news today from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The U.S. teen birth rate fell 25 percent over five years to a record low of 31 births per 1,000 teens. More>>
British leaders are holding emergency talks this morning after two men stabbed a British soldier to death on a London Street. More>>
The first of 24 people killed in Moore are being laid to rest today. As the cleanup continues in Moore, Oklahoma, family and friends are gathering for the funeral of 9-year-old Antonia Candelaria. More>>
The North Mankato and Mankato mayors are organizing a bike ride through the two cities. It's all a part of National Bike Month observed in May. More>>
Doctors invented a tiny device to help expand the airway. More>>
Dozens of eighth-graders stepped into the world of U of M agricultural researchers on Wednesday morning. More>>
Most districts already had all-day kindergarten, will now be funded in full More>>
A CVS Pharmacy worker in Mankato is facing multiple felonies after allegedly stealing more than a thousand prescription pills. Back on Monday, authorities were contacted about an employee theft concerning More>>
Nordic Storm, the St. Peter area Robotics Team, is back from the FIRST Championship in St. Louis and presented their robot to the St. Peter Kiwanis Club today.
With the holiday weekend almost here, and two refineries down in the Chicago area, the price of regular unleaded is historically high statewide. When gas is this high, many think about filling up with E85. More>>
Officials say one child is dead and another is unaccounted for after a gravel slide in a St. Paul park. The children were at the park near the Mississippi River as part of a school field trip when the More>>
Iowa lawmakers are moving toward adjournment, taking action on a number of budget bills including a compromise plan to cut commercial property taxes. More>>
Investigators searching for a 15-year-old Iowa girl who was abducted this week have recovered her backpack along with one belonging to a 12-year-old who escaped from the kidnapper. The Iowa Department More>>
Two days after a monster tornado tore through the town residents of Moore, OK are returning to their neighborhoods to assess the damage and cleanup. More>>
New developments today in the Boston Marathon Bombing investigation as it led authorities to a deadly shootout in Orlando this morning. More>>
The 10kato Memorial Day Run and Walk will be held on May 27. Now in its 17th year, the event normally starts at 9. But this year, to be respectful of Memorial Day activities, the race will start at 8:30. More>>
DFL accomplished most of their goals at the Capitol More>>
Minority leaders object to tax increases, Vikings Stadium bailout and pretty much everything else More>>
The finding comes from the largest study yet on crib death. More>>
The Highway 22 project is a collaboration between MnDOT, Blue Earth County and the City of Mankato, which will include multilane roundabouts.
Like most institutes of higher education, South Central College usually teaches students.
But it also offers community outreach learning opportunities. More>>
After six months of writing back and forth to their senior citizen pen pals the students of Bridges Community School got to meet with their correspondents. More>>
Gas prices are poking holes in Minnesotan's pockets. But one group of volunteer drivers isn't going to let the prices at the pump stop them from helping out the community. More>>
Authorities say a man suspected of abducting two girls near an Iowa bus stop had committed suicide. The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation says 42-year-old Michael Klunder was found dead Monday night More>>
Finally at five...golfers worry about water hazards and sand traps, but office windows aren't usually on the list. Pro Golfers Rickie Fowler and Colt Knost participated in a one–of–a–kind blind shot contest More>>
Two engineers, trapped for hours, were rescued after part of their train fell into the Cedar River near Charles City, Iowa. The train detailed late Monday night when the train went over a portion of track More>>
President Obama has declared a major disaster in Oklahoma, and instructed his disaster response team to get tornado victims everything they need "right away." More>>
All of the disaster stemming from the severe weather in Oklahoma can be stressful for anyone to watch, but it can trigger anxiety especially in children. More>>
A miserable start to spring planting for Minnesota farmers has greatly improved with a stretch of better weather recently. More>>
As the sun rose over the shattered community of Moore, the state medical examiner's office cut the estimated death toll by more than half. More>>
Just a few hours after the four-month session wrapped up, Minnesota's top elected Democrats are scheduled to do a post-mortem on what lawmakers accomplished. More>>
The number of 2013 traffic fatalities for this time of year is up in Minnesota. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety reporting 102 people killed in traffic accidents so far. More>>
City leaders voted Monday night to approve plans and seek advertise for bids on the next phase. More>>
1,200 people have come down with the highly infectious disease so far this year. More>>
Officials say a break-in took place at Northtown Auto. The business is located at 1513 North Riverfront Drive. More>>
Sibley Farm in Mankato provides families with a fun and engaging escape. Today, one creature made his return to his summer home. Jack the miniature donkey is back for the summer.
A one-of-a-kind item is taken from a North Mankato church. Police say this sterling silver chalice, valued at more than Two-thousand dollars, was reported missing Saturday night from Holy Rosary Church More>>
Motorists may encounter delays when crews reconstruct the sidewalks along Highway 14 in Courtland beginning Monday, May 13. The Minnesota Department Of Transportation says the $212,319.50 project will More>>
Teachers use a variety of methods to instruct their students. But no matter what method an instructor uses, good communication is a must. More>>
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