1 dies in Mankato apartment fire

One person is dead after a fire broke out at an apartment building early Thursday morning, according to the City of Mankato.

2.8 magnitude shake follows Mankato quarry blast

It was the talk of Mankato, and beyond. The ground started shaking around 11 a.m.—enough to trigger a 2.8 reading on the United States Geological Survey’s sensors. Even a sensor in Rapid City, South Dakota, felt it.