Man Helps Kids In Honor Of Teen Who Saved His LifeSix years ago, a Le Sueur man was all but certain he was about to die. Mark Aune and his wife even picked out a cemetery and headstone. Today, not only is he still living, he has a new purpose.
Mankato Will Offer Dakota Language CoursesMinnesota State University, Mankato will offer Dakota language and culture courses beginning this fall. University president Richard Davenport says the courses will help preserve the culture and heritage of the Dakota people in the region and state.
Another Vote Of No-Confidence In MnSCU ChancellorFaculty members at Minnesota State, Mankato have issued a vote of no-confidence in the chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system.
Isaac Kolstad Goes Home After 5 Months In HospitalThe former Minnesota State University, Mankato football player who suffered a serious brain injury during a fight in May is going home to his wife and daughter after five months in the hospital. According to Isaac Kolstad's CaringBridge site, he was discharged Friday from impatient care. His wife, Molly Kolstad, says he still has a long road to recovery, including rehabilitation and several outpatient programs.
Isaac Kolstad Suffers Seizure, Several Setbacks Isaac Kolstad endured a tough week in his recovery process after he suffered a seizure Friday night. Kolstad has spent four months recovering from an attack in downtown Mankato. He suffered a serious brain injury after a fight.
Kolstad Continuing To Make Strides In Recovery From AssaultFormer Minnesota State University, Mankato, football player Isaac Kolstad is continuing to make strides in his recovery from a brutal assault back in May that left him fighting for his life. Last week was a busy one for Kolstad as his former college team played its home opener on Thursday in front of a packed house in Mankato against St. Cloud State.
Minnesota Vikings Announce Training Camp ScheduleWith NFL training camps starting in about a month across the country, the Minnesota Vikings announced their schedule on Tuesday.
Ex-Football Player Injured In Fight Transferred A former Minnesota State, Mankato football player severely injured in a fight is being transferred from a Mankato hospital to an inpatient rehabilitation program in the Twin Cities. The family of Isaac Kolstad said Tuesday he continues to make progress in his recovery.
Vikings Head To Training Camp July 24 In MankatoVikings players and team officials will report to training camp on Thursday, July 24. The team's first practice will be Friday, July 25.
MSU-Mankato To Host Fundraising Benefit For Isaac KolstadMinnesota State University – Mankato will host a fundraising benefit for former football player Isaac Kolstad. Kolstad suffered severe head trauma earlier this month after allegedly being punched, hitting his head on pavement and then being kicked in the head. The incident took place in downtown Mankato shortly after the bars closed.
Community Rallies For Father In Critical Condition Hundreds of people turned out Thursday night in south central Minnesota to send a message to a young father fighting for his life. They let him know that they are "#22Strong." Isaac Kolstad, 24, wore the number 22 during his days as a linebacker at Mankato State University.
Curiocity: MSU Grad, Bismarck Native On Performing In 'Once'Since the 2007 film, people have been enthralled with a little independent Irish film that was made for a mere $150,000. It was shot in less than 20 days but went on to gross more than $20 million worldwide.