Mom & Baby Rescued From St. James Fire Out Of ICUA young mother and her 6-month-old baby who were rescued by volunteer firefighters are out of intensive care. Alexis Liemthongsamout and Madysin Murch suffered smoke inhalation last week when a fire started in their mobile home in St. James, which is about 40 miles southwest of Mankato.
Mankato Prepares For Booming Training Camp BusinessWhat a difference a year makes. Last summer, the NFL lockout had Vikings' training camp up in the air. Restaurants and hotels in Mankato had no idea if they'd see the yearly spike in business.
Vikings Go To Camp, Mankato Businesses Say ‘Phew’ Owners and players signed a deal Monday in Washington that ended the NFL lockout and put the Vikings on schedule to open camp as planned Sunday in Mankato.