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Drug Task Force agents seize fentanyl in Mankato

MANKATO, Minn. -- A man and woman have been arrested after the Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force seized suspected meth and fentanyl on Thursday.The agency reported that agents were acting on probable cause to arrest a suspect stemming from a June 1 incident. On that day, agents reported searching his vehicle and finding 33 counterfeit oxycodone pills containing fentanyl.On Thursday, agents observed the man using an ATM while wearing a ski mask. They stopped the vehicle and took him into custody, and upon searching the vehicle found an additional 218 suspected fentanyl pills.There was a 26-year-old woman in the vehicle too, and she was arrested. Agents said they found controlled substances in her purse, and also a number of altered checks belonging to people and businesses unrelated to either of them.The have both been booked at Blue Earth County Jail on various controlled substance and forgery charges.
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Gunman on the run after shooting in MN movie theater

Minnesota’s Department of Employment and Economic Development is awarding $4 million statewide for similar projects. Mankato Planning Commission considering proposal for indoor golf facility. Updated: 4 hours ago. Mankato’s Planning Commission is considering a request for a conditional use permit for an indoor golf and entertainment venue. Mankato...
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Search on for teen missing in Waseca

WASECA, Minn. – Police are asking for the public’s help to find a missing teen. The Waseca Police Department says Maria Magana-Torres, 16, left her home Monday afternoon and hasn’t been seen since. Investigators say they think she is still in the Waseca area. Anyone with information...
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Winnebago police looking into recording devices

WINNEBAGO, Minn. (KEYC) - The Winnebago Police Department is exploring the idea of implementing portable recording devices on its officers. Winnebago Public Safety is accepting any comment from the public either by email or by mail. There will also be an opportunity for the public to weigh in on the...
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New Conagra vegetable processing plant opens in Waseca

WASECA, Minn. (KEYC) - Conagra Brands, Inc. opens its new state-of-the-art vegetable processing plant in Waseca. The new $300 million, 245,000 square foot Birds Eye facility processes fresh vegetables to support Conagra’s frozen meals business. “With the state of employment and the way things are going these days, what...
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Providing the drugs in fatal Mankato overdose sends woman to prison

MANKATO, Minn. – A woman is sentenced for a fatal overdose in southern Minnesota. Alyssa Elizabeth Faith Miller, 23 of New Prague, pleaded guilty in January to third-degree murder in the death of Marcus Kory Krogh, 23. Court documents state Miller gave Krogh a pill that was supposed to contain oxycodone but the pill actually contained fentanyl, a much deadlier opioid.
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Mankato Planning Commission considering proposal for indoor golf facility

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - Mankato’s Planning Commission is considering a request for a conditional use permit for an indoor golf and entertainment venue. Tee Times would include a restaurant with a bar, indoor golf simulators and a putting green area. The business would fill the vacant Family Video store...
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Mankato realtors say patience is key in current housing market

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - Debbie Ogren, a realtor at True Real Estate, has been helping people buy and sell houses for nine years. She says that these are unprecedented times for the housing market. “This is by far the craziest year ever, buyers are still strong,” Ogren said. It’s...
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Mankato Drug Overdose Death Results in 5 Year Prison Sentence

Mankato, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Hutchinson woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for the drug overdose death of a Mankato man last year. 23-year-old Alyssa Miller earlier entered into a plea agreement with prosecutors in Blue Earth County and admitted to a third-degree murder charge in connection with the death of 23-year-old Marcus Krogh.
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HIGHLIGHTS: Janesville vs. Lake Crystal

Mankato’s Planning Commission is considering a request for a conditional use permit for an indoor golf and entertainment venue. Midwest high school football programs get exposed to MSU’s football staff. Updated: 9 hours ago. This week, high school programs representing four states throughout the Midwest — including local...
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Midwest high school football programs get exposed to MSU’s football staff

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - The long and hot summer months of off-season training for the upcoming football season are what fans don’t see. This week, high school programs representing four states throughout the Midwest — including local teams from Mankato East, Tri-City United, Alden-Conger, Sleepy Eye, and LCWM — collide at Minnesota State for a team camp guided by the MSU coaching staff.
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Mankato receives state funding for two contamination cleanup sites

Mankato’s Planning Commission is considering a request for a conditional use permit for an indoor golf and entertainment venue. Mankato realtors say patience is key in current housing market. Updated: 7 hours ago. The number one rule that Orgen stresses to sellers and buyers is that patience is key...
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Two men arrested during MRVDTF drugs, weapons seizure in Mankato

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - Yesterday, Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force (MRVDTF) Agents arrested two Mankato men on drug and weapons charges. MRVDTF Agents executed a search warrant on an apartment located on Pohl Road in Mankato. They had received numerous complaints of short term traffic and suspicious behavior near the apartment complex.
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Mankato man arrested for alleged cocaine sales

A Mankato man is accused of selling cocaine locally. David Lawrence Holden, 42, faces charges of 1st-degree drug sales and possession. The Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force said in a press release that Holden has been monitored by agents since the beginning of June when they learned he was allegedly selling cocaine in and around Mankato.
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