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Legally Blind Theater Student Leads Mankato State Production

A Minnesota college student isn’t letting his loss of vision stop him from pursuing his love for acting. Mankato State University sophomore Matthew Stairs has one of the lead roles in the school’s recent production of Boom.

03/28/2015

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No Jail Time For Fmr. Gophers QB In Mankato Bar Brawl

Former University of Minnesota football player Philip Nelson will not serve any jail time following a fight outside a Mankato bar last May. Nelson heard his sentence before a packed courtroom in Blue Earth County Monday.

03/02/2015

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Squad Car Footage Released Of Former Gophers QB

New video out Wednesday night shows a former Gopher quarterback in the back of a squad car during his arrest last May.

01/14/2015

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New Evidence May Alter Outcome Of Kolstad Assault Case

There is new evidence in the assault case against former Gopher quarterback Philip Nelson. A forensic expert says it’s unclear if Nelson contributed to Mankato football star Isaac Kolstad’s brain injury. Surveillance video shows what happened outside a Mankato bar on May 11.

01/10/2015

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Mankato Police Asks For Help With Public Drunkenness

Mankato Police are looking for help to control public drunkenness on downtown streets during Mankato State’s homecoming week.

09/27/2012