Minnesota announced it will open a COVID-19 saliva testing site Friday in Mankato. It will be the fifth saliva testing location in the state, offering free tests to any Minnesotan who believes they need to be tested.
Despite so many Minnesotans being out of work from the pandemic, a Mankato Halloween costume business is having a hard time finding people to fill positions this fall.
With just 78 days until voters head to the polls, President Donald Trump is beginning this week with a visit to four battleground states, starting in Minnesota.
The Spring Lake Park Swim Facility in North Mankato, Minnesota is closed due to a possible COVID-19 exposure, involving at least one employee, according to the City of North Mankato.
President Donald Trump will make a campaign stop in Mankato, Minnesota next Monday.
The torrential rain that occurred in south central Minnesota over the weekend has officially been classified as a “mega-rain” event.
The National Weather Service determined an EF-0 tornado touched down outside of North Mankato on Saturday, according to the damage survey released Monday.
Survey teams confirmed Sunday that damage near North Mankato was caused by a tornado, as storms pushed through the state on Saturday.
Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health, Jan Malcolm, said Monday around 200 cases of the coronavirus have been linked back to bars in Mankato while 100 cases have been linked to bars in the Twin Cities.
One man died, another is in the ICU and a third was injured in Mankato, Minnesota early Thursday morning after overdosing on what authorities believe were counterfeit oxycodone pills.
Nearly 700 Mankato-based Minnesota National Guard soldiers are heading to the Horn of Africa.
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has identified the officers involved in a deadly encounter with an armed robbery suspect, who shot at law enforcement, in Mankato over the weekend.
A shootout along the Minnesota River near Mankato ended with one man dead following a Saturday afternoon robbery.
One person is dead after a fire broke out at an apartment building early Thursday morning, according to the City of Mankato.
A former 28-year-old Minneapolis man has been federally charged for allegedly making threats about a woman through Minnesota State University - Mankato's incident reporting tool.
A Mankato, Minnesota mother is now charged with allegedly killing her 16-month-old child, who was brought to the hospital unresponsive and later died.
The 27-year-old mother will likely face amended charges as the child she allegedly injured has died.
A Mankato, Minnesota mother has been charged after she allegedly seriously injured her 16-month-old child, who is now on life support, according to a Blue Earth County criminal complaint.
Police announced Tuesday that the vehicle believed to be involved in Thursday's hit-and-run in Edina, Minnesota, was located in Mankato.
The Minnesota State Mavericks football team will compete for a national championship next week after a big win on Saturday in the Division II semifinals.