Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:18 PM EDT2013-05-22 02:18:05 GMT
Today marks the beginning of the Roundabout Ready Campaign designed to help educate drivers on navigating through multi-lane roundabouts. Spending a few minutes waiting at the stoplight at the intersection
The Highway 22 project is a collaboration between MnDOT, Blue Earth County and the City of Mankato, which will include multilane roundabouts.
Tuesday, May 21 2013 8:08 PM EDT2013-05-22 00:08:51 GMT
Members of the Minnesota Republican caucus arrived at the Mankato Regional Airport to discuss their take on the recent legislative session. After the 2013 session came to a close at midnight, the Minnesota
Minority leaders object to tax increases, Vikings Stadium bailout and pretty much everything else
Tuesday, May 21 2013 8:06 PM EDT2013-05-22 00:06:20 GMT
Lawmakers in St. Paul finished on time, getting their $38 billion budget passed just before midnight last night. It included increased taxes on the rich, smokers and the end of millions of dollars
DFL accomplished most of their goals at the Capitol
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Thanks to numerous donations including raising twice as much money during their "Give to the Max Day" the museum has now reached its halfway mark towards the goal. Program director Deb Johnson says, "I think the community is getting really excited about programming and activities and exhibits we have to offer here and I think that generation of excitement has really made people become more generous in their donations and I think everybody is getting really excited about the new building."
Now that it's getting colder out Johnson says even more kids are visiting the museum on the weekends. Today was 'super science Saturday' at the facility, in which kids built robots out of legos. Seven-year-old Alex Emery says, "It's always a long process when it comes to legos."
Tomorrow's programming will have a variety of artistic activities including: coffee filter art, water beads, and book making.