Mankato newspaper covering entertainment in the local area.

Prince Accidentally Died From Fentanyl Overdose Says MMEO

Image: Prince Portrait by Zarateman via WikiMedia Commons

According to the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office, Prince's death is considered an accidental overdose of fentanyl, a strong opioid, that was administered by himself.

MSO Presents Music on the Hill: To My Nation

music on the hill mankato

Another Music on the Hill announcement from the Mankato Symphony Orchestra. Read the full story here.

Owatonna Brings Back Indie Films from Around the World in 2016

Belle Indie Film

Image: Belle
The Owatonna Public Library is once again hosting another independent film series in 2016. January starts the year out with the film, Belle, about an ethnically mixed girl who is the daughter of a powerful military admiral in the Navy.

Upcoming Holiday Event with Santa at the Library

Santa will be making an appearance at the Blue Earth County Library in Mankato on Sat., Dec. 12 at 10:30 a.m. for a special holiday story time. FULL STORY

New Ulm Parade of Lights

2014 parade

The holiday season will soon be upon us, and with that comes the 27th Annual New Ulm Parade of Lights! The parade, which is organized by the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce, is always held the Friday after Thanksgiving. FULL STORY

Halloween Trick or Treating at Malls Still a Popular Fiasco

trick or treat at mankato river hills mall

Halloween trick or treating at malls is still a popular fiasco in modern America, and the trend showed no different at the River Hills Mall in Mankato. FULL STORY

City Provides Video of Construction for Event Venue Downtown Mankato

Mankato-View the video of today's topping off event that marked placement of final beam to build Mankato Event Center. FULL STORY

Mankato Symphony Orchestra: Passion and Romance

Mankato Symphony Orchestra

Mankato Symphony Orchestra opens its season with Passion and Romance. Read more below. FULL STORY

Mystery Cave Announces a Fall Tour Schedule in Forestville

Forestville Myster Cave DNR Photo

Autumn is a beautiful time of year to make the scenic drive to Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park in the southeastern corner of Minnesota. Fall color typically peaks in early to mid-October, and cave tours will continue through Nov. 1. FULL STORY

Dances with Wolves: Twolves Dancers on Set in Video

Minnesota Timberwolves Entertainment network recently posted a video on Twitter of its beautiful female dancers.

On set with the finalists during @WolvesDancers Production Day https://t.co/hlrsoJkCoo

— MN Timberwolves (@MNTimberwolves) July 24, 2015