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
MANKATO , MINN. -
Fire causes 50-thousand-dollars in damage to a Mankato home last night as authorities continue to investigate the cause. Mankato Department of Public Safety reports the blaze broke out just before 5:30 last evening at Swiss Street and Sylvan Way. One person was home, but managed to evacuate safely... The initial concern was for the nearby homes...but fire crews were able to contain the blaze before it spread further. Scott LeBrun, says, "Their quick response was able to save the house. So, anywhere from five to ten minutes more....We tell everybody fires almost double in size every minute." Officials say keeping the fire from reaching the attic was the key.