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$18M hockey arena, $21M YMCA proposed for Mankato's east side  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Youth hockey enthusiasts will bring an $18 million two-rink hockey arena proposal to the Mankato City Council Tuesday night, asking that $9 ...

East High School junior Aliya Mukamuri to appear on "American Idol"  Mankato Free Press

Mukamuri has yet to be featured on the show with no confirmed date from her publicist. Check out "American Idol" on Sundays at 7 p.m. Central and for five ...

Memorial Day services slated throughout region  Mankato Free Press

In a few weeks, the country will begin observances of the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the World War II battle in Normandy to defeat Nazism. The Allied Forces ...

HOLIDAY HUM-ALONG: Students at Loyola Catholic Schools, Mankato East and Mankato West perform holiday concerts  Mankato Free Press

As students begin their countdown to the most coveted winter break, they're also gearing up to set the holiday season right with their holiday concerts.

For the Mankato East/Loyola girls hockey team, state is twice as nice  Mankato Free Press

The experience of playing at the state high school hockey tournament two years ago was kind of a blur, Bri Adams said. She and the Mankato East/Loyola girls ...

CAN'T STOP DANCING! -- Mankato East Dance Company has a tight group led by 12 seniors  Mankato Free Press

The Mankato East Dance Company returns for its annual performance series, and one thing is clear: they can't stop dancing.

Mankato East's experienced lineup to be tested every game  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — To be the best, you've got to beat the best.

Taylor Corp. sends mentors, homework help to East High School students  Mankato Free Press

One Monday evening per month, East students can come to All Seasons Arena for a free dinner and one-on-one or small-group homework help.

Web notebook: East student's 'Idol" audition draws attention  Mankato Free Press

The Free Press website saw an influx of traffic this week compared to the last. There's no mystery as to why, but I'll explain it anyway (that's what they're paying.

Waseca proves to be too tough for Mankato East in boys hoops  Mankato Free Press

The undefeated Waseca boys basketball team showed off its tremendous athleticism Thursday night, overwhelming Mankato East 73-53 in a rematch of last ...

Mankato East/Loyola edges Mankato West in boys hockey  Mankato Free Press

The first meeting of the season between the Mankato East/Loyola and Mankato West boys hockey teams had a little something for everyone.

Mankato will need more school buildings, committee says  Mankato Free Press

A community advisory committee presented recommendations for new schools in the Mankato School District Monday.

West softball outslugs East 14-7  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Mankato West answered a six-run Mankato East burst with a 7-0 surge Friday and went on to notch a 14-7 nonconference softball victory at Scarlet ...

Cougars crush Winhawks to open section hockey  Mankato Free Press

Playing in their final game of high school hockey in their home rink, a couple of seniors on the Mankato East/Loyola boys hockey team made the event a ...

East boys, Belle Plaine girls win 27th annual Cougar Relays  Mankato Free Press

With a strong display of depth, the Mankato East boys easily won the 27th annual Cougar Relays track and field meet Thursday, besting the eight-team field with ...

Mankato high schools to offer agriculture pathway | Local News  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — For the first time in decades, Mankato high school students can study agriculture.

Hamline-bound Davis leads Mankato East/Loyola in girls hockey  Mankato Free Press

When she was 12 years old, Madison Davis met one of her hockey idols, Natalie Darwitz, and got her picture taken with the former high school legend, college ...

East boys, West girls lead all-city basketball  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — The Mankato East boys and Mankato West girls each landed five players on the Elk's All-City basketball teams, presented by KTOE and Pepsi and ...

Mankato East/Loyola holds on for girls hockey section title win over West  Mankato Free Press

Andrea Schreiber said she had no nerves when the Section 3A girls hockey championship game began on Tuesday night.

Adult diplomas: advantageous option or isolating mandate?; Lawyers help students get into regular high school  Mankato Free Press

Several young adult immigrant students in Mankato Public Schools say they were pressured into attending an alternative diploma program instead of a ...

Rigdon's 3 points lead Mankato East/Loyola girls hockey over West  Mankato Free Press

Hannah Rigdon said she and her Mankato East/Loyola girls hockey teammates tried to think of Monday night “as a normal game.

Mankato East baseball team rallies to defeat Northfield  Mankato Free Press

The third time through the order was the charm for the Mankato East baseball team on Tuesday night.

Morgan leads Waseca past East in Section 2AAA final  Mankato Free Press

ST. PETER — In the first half, Andrew Morgan hardly touched the basketball.

Names and notables Oct. 7-8, 2018  Mankato Free Press

East/West Debate Team. Mankato East/West Debate Team traveled to Eastview High School in Apple Valley Sept. 29 for its opening meet of the season.

East/Loyola girls eliminated from state hockey  Mankato Free Press

ST. PAUL — The Mankato East/Loyola girls hockey team was eliminated from the Class A state tournament on Thursday morning, falling to Fergus Falls 7-1 in ...

East/Loyola boys hockey falls in Section 1A semifinals  Mankato Free Press

The 11 seniors on the Rochester Lourdes boys hockey team had a whole year to think about it.

Student chefs come together for new competition  Mankato Free Press

Culinary students got to participate in a cooking contest and/or hands-on activities Monday.

Turner, Clifford power East baseball to two more victories  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Junior catcher Isaac Turner's two-run single in the bottom of the sixth inning Saturday afternoon lifted Mankato East to a 4-3 nonconference ...

Mankato East/Loyola boys hockey downs Faribault  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — The Mankato East/Loyola boys hockey team scored four unanswered goals to close out their Big Nine Conference game against Faribault on ...

East's shot at Big Nine baseball title slips away  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — In a showdown between the top baseball teams in the Big Nine Conference on Tuesday night, Mankato East was feeling pretty good through four ...

East-West hockey games postponed  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Tuesday night's varsity hockey doubleheader at the Verizon Center between Mankato East/Loyola and Mankato West has been postponed due to ...

Mankato East softball wins ninth-straight game  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Mankato East continued to put up some impressive offensive numbers Monday afternoon at Thomas Park as the Cougars captured their ninth ...

Student charged with bringing knives to East High School  Mankato Free Press

A 16-year-old boy is facing felony charges after he allegedly brought knives to Mankato East High School in January.

Despite record-setting goaltending performance, East/Loyola comes up short in state opener  Mankato Free Press

Andrea Schreiber did her part — and then some. And then some more. Playing the third-ranked team in the state, one that hadn't lost all year, the goaltender for ...

It's play time: East High School swings out with 'Tarzan'  Mankato Free Press

High school auditoriums hold a lot of memories over the years. Some good. Some bad. Definitely many that are cringe worthy.

Mankato prep lacrosse: Expectations are higher for boys this season  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — If you have watched Parker Steindl play lacrosse, you might assume he was involved in the sport at a young age.

Head of St. Peter Schools chosen as Mankato Schools next superintendent  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — The leader of St. Peter Public Schools is moving south to take the helm of Mankato Area Public Schools.

Remodeled East High School nearly ready to welcome back students  Mankato Free Press

A $10 million substantial remodel of a large portion of East School is nearly complete. A $2.5 million locker room expansion will be done in November.

Kwik Trip opening on east side Thursday  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — The new Kwik Trip on Mankato's east side is opening early Thursday morning.

Cougars get a scare but defeat Winona in boys hockey  Mankato Free Press

Nolan Michels doesn't mind cleaning up for the Mankato East/Loyola boys hockey team.

Hogue breaks records on her way to state | News, Sports, Jobs  NUjournal

NEW ULM — Maddie Hogue may be from New Ulm, but she's been swimming for the Mankato East High School swim team, breaking records this year and ...

East boys have big second half in 67-31 win over West  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Mankato West's spirited first-half effort couldn't be duplicated over the final 18 minutes Saturday afternoon as a 35-6 barrage lifted Mankato East to ...

West earns narrow victory over East in boys swimming  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — It figured to be one of the more competitive meets in recent years when Mankato East and Mankato West met Thursday in Big Nine Conference ...

Addition brings more swimmers to East High School  Mankato Free Press

Swimmers of all ages are splashing across the pool inside East High School several more hours each day thanks to improved access.

Mankato East plays complete game in boys soccer win  Mankato Free Press

When the defense was a bit loose early, and the road team got some early scoring chances, the goaltender was ready.

Minnesota VA head from Mankato  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — In Minnesota's executive branch, Gov. Tim Walz is not the only person with Mankato roots.

Girls hockey: Second line shines for Cougars in win over Tigers  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Before every shift, before they hop over the boards and hit the ice, the Mankato East/Loyola line of Kaylee Eykyn, Hannah Rigdon and Sydney ...

Mankato School District weighing options to accommodate growth  Mankato Free Press

As enrollment in Mankato Public Schools is expected to continue to grow, school and community leaders are talking about where to fit all those new students.

Ready to Rumble: East, West wrestling teams open season Saturday  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO -- Most head coaches hate to use the word rebuilding when talking about their teams, mostly because it conjures up low expectations for the coming ...

West student entrepreneurs start their own businesses  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — In the parking lot outside West High School, a swell of students listens to music while simultaneously charging their iPhones in vehicles decorated ...

Teacher cadets get an early experience in the classroom  Mankato Free Press

Mankato high school students are getting an early hands-on taste of what it takes to be a teacher.

Snow makeup days in some but not all area districts  Mankato Free Press

School districts across south-central Minnesota have canceled classes between seven and nine days so far this winter.

Mankato prep lacrosse: Girls seek Big Nine three-peat  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Lexi Peterson said she had opportunities to play soccer at a Division II college after high school.

North Mankato teen is a triple threat performer  Mankato Free Press

A week after raising $3,000 for hungry classmates and a day after singing at a Minnesota Twins game, Lauren Senden was crowned a “triple threat.”.

This school lunch in Mankato looks... different [PHOTOS]  City Pages

If the kids in a public high school are talking a lot about lunch, sharing pictures of it, even, this is probably a bad sign. 0. Consider the case of Mankato East High ...

Prep Basketball Notebook: Despite loss, East keeps eye on Big Nine title  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — The Mankato East boys basketball team was sailing along, having won 14 consecutive games since an early-season loss to Waseca.

East teammates could end being college football opponents  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — For many years, Jack Clifford and Ryan Kuechle have been football teammates at Mankato East.

At East High School, band is a FAMILY AFFAIR  Mankato Free Press

In a room full of tubas and trombones, trumpets and clarinets, timpani drums and flutes, about 75 sleepy high schoolers gather for their first class of the day.

Mankato Schools superintendent candidates narrowed to 3 | Local News  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — An internal administrator, St. Peter's superintendent and an assistant superintendent from Wisconsin are the top contenders to be the next leader ...

Jessica Flatequal, Mankato community LGBT activist, dies  Star Tribune

Sporting her signature bow tie, Jessica Flatequal would greet hundreds of LGBT students in Mankato with a hug, a smile and a “hey, buddy!”.

They're the BEST OF THE CLASS this year  Mankato Free Press

When we started High School Spotlight last fall, we knew we'd encounter some amazing high school students.

Mankato Public Schools closed Monday: Morning MSU classes canceled  Mankato Free Press

Mankato Public Schools will be closed Monday due to severe winter weather.

Alumnus Joe Madson Speaks to BCA Group  BLC News & Events

Bethany Lutheran College (BLC) sponsors seventeen intercollegiate athletic teams at the NCAA DIII level. This means there are a lot of athletes on the BLC ...

Minnesota River falls at state hockey tournament  Mankato Free Press

ST. PAUL — Dave Swanberg is an East Grand Forks native who played for the Green Wave in the Minnesota state high school boys hockey tournament in 1980.

St. Peter student injured in hallway brawl  Mankato Free Press

A girl reportedly needed stitches after a fight involving several students at St. Peter Middle School.

Parents push St. Peter School Board to address Middle School brawl  Mankato Free Press

ST. PETER — It wasn't on the agenda, but six days after a brawl at the St. Peter Middle School sent one student to the hospital, parents were insistent that.

St. Peter woman charged with welfare fraud  Mankato Free Press

A St. Peter woman allegedly did not report her income or her husband's income on public assistance applications.

Nice enough: Saturday feels like spring  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — For winter-weary motorcyclists and basketball-weary baseball fans, for migrating robins and eager tennis players, for cooped-up moms of ...

Meth, pot and gun allegedly seized from house near Sibley Park  Mankato Free Press

Two men are facing felony charges after methamphetamine, marijuana and a gun allegedly were found in their Mankato residence.

District adds Mankato East additions to renovation  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — With Prairie Winds Middle School close to opening this fall, Mankato East High School is about to get its own upgrades.

No. 4 Red Bulls trample to Mankato East Invite championship | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

MANKATO — The Class AA No. 4-ranked Fairmont/Martin County West Red Bulls crowned seven individual champions after earning 10 spots in the finals to ...

Charges: Man with drugs, warrant found asleep at police station  Mankato Free Press

A homeless man is facing drug charges after he was found sleeping in the entryway of the Mankato Public Safety Center.

Mankato schools add snow makeup days  Mankato Free Press

School will now be in session on April 22. Full school days will now be held on March 12, April 9, May 14.

Six area school districts to welcome new superintendents  Mankato Free Press

Mankato Public Schools is just one of six area school districts that soon will have new superintendents.

Program gives Mankato students a head start in manufacturing careers  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — At MTU Onsite Energy, East High School senior Ethan Dempster is mounting control panels, installing radiators and trying almost every other job ...

Names and notables April 15-16, 2018  Mankato Free Press

Favorite Teacher Contest. Barnes & Noble in Mankato recently invited middle and high schoolers to write an essay, poem or thank you note about their favorite ...

Business owner donates $100,000 to East High School  Mankato Free Press

Chad Surprenant and family are gifting $50000 to the baseball program, $20000 to girls soccer, $10000 to girls track and field, $10000 to boys cross country and ...

West girls use strong second half to defeat East in Pack the Stands  Mankato Free Press

NORTH MANKATO — Emma Doell had been waiting awhile for her first varsity goal.

Flood warning for Minnesota River starts Wednesday  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — The National Weather *Service* is upgrading the Minnesota River's flooding from minor to moderate based on expected snowmelt.

West softball scores early, often in win over crosstown rival East  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Mankato West threw the knockout punch early Friday at Thomas Park as eight different Scarlets drove in runs in a 16-3, five-inning Big Nine ...

Hoffner looks for next generation of Mavericks  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Minnesota State loses just a handful of seniors from the football roster, but recruiting is all about the future.

Mankato's Riverbend Tennis Classic continues to grow  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Matt Bulger has won the Riverbend Tennis Classic men's open singles championship three times, including last summer, but he's not sure if he's ...

Mankato nun's activism earns her national recognition  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Sister Alice Zachmann, as usual, was at last week's noon-hour anti-war protest in Mankato. She held up two handwritten signs while seated in a ...

Mankato teacher among Minnesota Teacher of the Year semifinalists  Mankato Free Press

A Mankato Public Schools special education teacher has been named a semifinalist for Minnesota Teacher of the Year.

Mankato Clinic community health worker fills gaps for Somali patients  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — A new partnership between Mankato Clinic and the Minnesota Council of Churches is aimed at bridging gaps between the local Somali and ...

Jessica Flatequal, LGBT activist and advocate, dies  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Jessica Flatequal often described herself as a Mankato “townie” and “professional lesbian.” She's being remembered as a “beacon” and “tireless ...

Minneopa bison range road reopens  Mankato Free Press

The road inside the bison range at Minneopa State Park is now open. It had been closed this spring because of wet conditions.

Right thing to do at Jerry's: Going green has always been a focus  Mankato Free Press

Going green as a business strategy comes in many different forms. Some of the more obvious examples are recycling and using energy efficient light bulbs or ...

Blue Earth County, state investigate TB cases | Local News  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Local and state officials are calling on health care providers to be alert for tuberculosis symptoms in college-age patients, as an investigation into ...

Jessica Flatequal, LGBT activist and advocate in Mankato, dies at 46  St. Paul Pioneer Press

MANKATO, Minn. — Jessica Flatequal often described herself as a Mankato “townie” and “professional lesbian.” She's being remembered as a “beacon” and ...

Life Remembered: Dr. Rozeboom cared for family, patients — and his red Mustang  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Dr. Paul Rozeboom, a pediatrician at Mankato Clinic for more than 30 years, was known as much for his dedication to patients as for the red Ford ...

Klobuchar has strong ties to Mankato; her husband grew up here and his parents still live here  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — On Sunday afternoon, as patrons of two of Mankato's independent coffee shops warmed up with hot beverages during yet another round of snow, ...

Area preparing for spring floods  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — It's technically spring on Wednesday, and with it the official start of spring flooding. The National Weather *Service* is issuing flood warnings along ...

South-central Minnesota represent! Two area teams set for state hockey  Mankato Free Press

At state tournament time, south-central Minnesota isn't exactly known as a hotbed of high school hockey. Yet, this year's Class A field features two teams from ...

There's a new face at Hutchinson High School  Crow River Media

When Hutchinson High School students return to school this fall they will see a new face in the front office.

Entertainment calendar Nov. 15-29 | Lifestyles  Mankato Free Press

Today. Ceramics, intro to hand building — 7 p.m., Mankato Makerspace, 1700 Third Ave., Mankato, $35, Emy Frentz Arts Guild ...

Meet Betty and Ocho — Mankato’s open mic night gurus  Mankato Free Press

Meet Dave O'Connell and Betty Harsma, the duo more commonly known as Betty and Ocho. The pair can be seen at various venues around town either ...

Names and notables  Mankato Free Press

Distracted Driving art contest. Le Sueur County Sheriff Brett Mason presented awards April 27 to 12 eighth-grade students who attend Cleveland, Le Sueur, Most ...

Loyola receives another $500K grant | Local News  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Loyola Catholic School was an important part of Patrick Bresnan's childhood.

Homecoming parade's first downtown route in 1928  Mankato Free Press

An annual fall college tradition returned to downtown Mankato Saturday morning.

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