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Both St. Anthony Police Who Shot Philando Castile Were MNSU Grads 2010

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It turns out the two police officers involved in the shooting of Philando Castile in Falcon Heights were buddies and graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Structure Fire at 367 Parry Street in Mankato

See the housing fires locations in Mankato in Google Maps and read about the most recent structure fire in town.

Alleged Counterfeiters Arrested by Mankato Police

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MANKATO GAZETTE—Three men were charged with counterfeit currency possession after police were tipped off, according to local reports.

Month of May Police Reports from City of Mankato

Read a list of the police and emergency reports from the City of Mankato

Breaking News: Complaint of New Ulm Catholic Priest Involved in Sex Abuse of Minor

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A civil complaint has been issued against the Diocese of New Ulm alleging sexual abuse of a minor, according to the Office of the Bishop of the Diocese of New Ulm.

Mankato and Owatonna Police and Rescue Reports in April

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Mankato-Mankato police seek the public's assistance in locating Jordan David Lindeman and Blendyer Javier Olais. Both are suspects in residential burglaries that occurred Tuesday, April 5 during the early morning hours in the Buscher park area. Lindeman, age 18, and Olais, age 21, are both of Waseca. Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Lindeman and Olais is asked to contact police at 911.

Food App a Game Changer for Consumers, Brands, Experts, Restaurants, More

An application for the web that is focused solely on food information and connecting experts to consumers will launch in spring 2016.

Police Blotter: Robbery at Crystal Lane and Diamond Creek Road Reported

A robbery was reported at Crystal Lane and Diamond Creek Road, according to local police. Read more about the report in the Mankato Gazette online newspaper.

MPR Report and Census Data Explores Issues with MN Infrastructure

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Minnesota is growing. According to Minnesota Public Radio news, it is mostly from an influx of more than 400,000 new immigrants and an explosion of new births.

Mankato Police Looking for Transient Resident After Alleged Assault

Mankato police are looking for a 22-year-old suspect that was allegedly involved in an assault. Police say the man fled the scene where the alleged assault took place.

An unidentified female was allegedly the victim of the alleged assault. The incident took place on Warren Street, according to a Mankato police release to the media.