North Mankato News

10/31/2018 01:19 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Man Killed While Parked In His Vehicle In Frazee 

Without Raising Taxes, Bloomington Aims To Build Massive Water Park Near MOA City officials in Bloomington have sketched out a plan to build one of North America's largest indoor water parks near the Mall of America, and doing so without having city taxpayers on the hook. N. Mankato Warehouse Holds Largest Online Retail Center For Halloween Costumes The largest online retailer for Halloween costumes has nothing to do with Amazon or Minneapolis-based Target.

10/13/2018 11:06 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota college offers Somali language classes 

A diverse set of foreign languages are taught at area colleges, but until last month they didn't include one of the languages most frequently spoken in the region. Students in various courses at Minnesota State University could say there are at least huit, acht, ocho, atte, atta, sahdogan, nishwaaswi and "bay" language options available - depending on whether they're enrolled in French, German, Spanish, Norwegian, Swedish, Dakota, Ojibwe or Chinese.

10/02/2018 02:56 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Prosecutors: Woman's grandkids mistakenly kill helpful neighbor 

Prosecutors allege a Minnesota man fatally shot in the face as he opened his door last month was targeted by grandchildren of his elderly woman neighbor who mistakenly thought he had harmed her. Twenty-seven-year-old Malcolm Jammal Woods and 34-year-old Kielah Shanae Parsons, both of Rochester, Minnesota, appeared in court Monday on second-degree murder charges.