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COVID cases double locally amid delta variant spread

A more contagious strain of the coronavirus is making waves across the nation and at home, and the unvaccinated population is most at risk. Read more


Judge cites 'paltry evidence,' dismisses ex-Nicollet County employees' welfare fraud cases

Attorneys Tracy Bains and Michael Riley won their cases, but they're still not happy. Read more


Nicollet County names internal, external finalists for administrator position

The Nicollet County Board of Commissioners has selected two finalists to interview for the county administrator position — one internal and… Read more


Mayoral and council filing period opens in St. Peter

The filing period for the Mayoral seat and three City Council seats in St. Peter opened July 27. Read more


4 dead in Le Sueur County crash; cause under investigation

A fatal car crash on the intersection of Le Sueur County Road 15 and County Road 22 took the lives of a driver and three passengers on Sund… Read more



Thrivent breaks Fourth of July Food Shelf fundraiser record

During the month of June and at the St. Peter Fourth of July Parade, Thrivent Financial hosted its annual Fourth of July Food Shelf Fundrai… Read more


Tickets on sale for Women with Heart Luncheon Aug. 4

Tickets are available for Greater Mankato Area United Way’s Women with Heart Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 4 at the Mayo C… Read more


New Police Chief Grochow sworn in



Pickleball proposal reaches city council

Pickleball's growth in St. Peter, and the country as a whole, has brought the conversation of the sport into the sphere of local government… Read more

Saints season concludes with close loss to Tigers

The St. Peter town team lost its final game of the season 2-1 at Belle Plaine on Sunday afternoon, finishing its 2021 campaign 10-9 overall… Read more


Local driver Bill Johnson wins the Jerry's HQ Foods IMCA Sprint feature

Some hot racing action on the track made for some very close tight racing in all the divisions for the Mankato Motorsports and Northland Dr… Read more



Finding fine times during bad times

We are experiencing high call volume. Read more


You belong at the Nicollet County fair

As a child on summer break, there was nothing more anticipated than the late summer fair season. Like my fellow 4-H members, I worked hard … Read more


Celebrating 150 years of history at the Nicollet County Fair

Can you imagine what going to a county fair might have been like in 1871? Hitch your wagon to the horses or oxen, load up the family and ma… Read more