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Local dentists fill needs at Mission of Mercy clinic

September 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Four Worthington dentists recently found important ways to share their skills and assist those in need close to home.

Among the more than 1,000 volunteers at the 2014 Mission of Mercy dental clinic in Mankato on July 25-26 were Drs…continue reading on

Worthington Travel Information Center closing after Labor Day

August 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

MANKATO — Travelers are advised that the Worthington Travel Information Center on Minnesota 60 will be closed from Tuesday until late November as crews make accessibility improvements to the facility.
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Mankato man arrested in Nobles County on drug charges

July 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A Mankato man is facing multiple drug charges after law enforcement searched his vehicle and allegedly found two bottles of liquor, protein powder that tested positive for THC (the principal ingredient in marijuana), baggies of mariju…continue reading on

Jackson bridge is meeting April 25

April 10, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

MANKATO The public is encouraged to attend an open house on the plans to replace the U.S. 71 bridge over the Des Moines River in Jackson. The open house will run from 5 to 7 p.m., with a brief presentation at 6 p.m., April 25 at Jackson City Hall, 80 W. Ashley St. Continue Reading

Native American film to air at Culture Corner

April 4, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON At 6:30 p.m. Monday, the Culture Corner will show Dakota 38, a documentary about a group of Native Americans that journeyed to the site of the Dec. 26, 1862, mass hanging in Mankato. Continue Reading

Memorial to hanged Dakota men unveiled in Minnesota

December 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) Hundreds of people gathered Wednesday for the unveiling of a memorial to 38 Dakota men who were hanged 150 years ago to the day in what is the largest mass execution in U.S. history.
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Ride marks 150th year since hangings

December 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Event passes through Woonsocket, Howard on way to Mankato.

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Future of Mankato remains unclear after charges dropped

December 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota college football coach said he wants to return to work now that a judge has dismissed prosecutors’ claims that video he took of his children playing after a bath amounted to pornography.
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Judge dismisses child porn charges against Mankato football coach

November 30, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS A Minnesota judge dismissed child pornography charges today against a college football coach accused of making pornographic videos of his children. Continue Reading

Labine to perform in college production

October 10, 2012 in DL-Online

Steven Labine, freshmen at MSU Mankato from Detroit Lakes, will perform in the Minnesota State University, Mankato production of “A Chorus Line.” Continue Reading