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December 29, 2016
MANKATO, Minn.—On your mark, get set, go! Registration for the Mankato Marathon, presented by Mayo Clinic Health System, will open January 5, 2017. All races—from the full marathon to the KidsK—have deep registration discounts. Registrants for the 5K to the full marathon will see more than 40 percent savings, representing a $37 discount for the full and half marathons. “We are excited to open up registration early again this year,” said Anna...
December 15, 2016
Greater Mankato Growth
Mankato, MINN (December 15, 2016) – The Mankato – North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) continued to outpace 2015 job figures in November. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development released the November 2016 employment figures for the MSA today. The MSA saw a slight increase from November of 2015, up 0.4% or 214 jobs this year. All sectors seem to be following seasonal trends. Goods Producing (Manufacturing)...
December 07, 2016
MANKATO, Minn.—In 2016, the Mankato Marathon Charity Program raised nearly $31,000 for local charities. In 2017, the Mankato Marathon is again looking to include five charities. Applications for interested charities are now online at mankatomarathon.com/charity/2017-charities/. Applications are due by December 28, 2016. Through the Charity Program, five qualifying 501(c)(3) charities will be chosen to participate as Mankato Marathon Charities....