Skip to main content

Hundreds parade through Mankato dressed as gorillas

Hundreds of people in Gorilla suits were spotted running through the streets of Mankato over the weekend. Yes, they were doing it for a good cause...
  • Author:
  • Updated:
    Original:

Hundreds of people in Gorilla suits were spotted running through the streets of Mankato over the weekend. Yes, they were doing it for a good cause. KEYC-TV explains ...

Next Up

Crane Lake

Flooding expected to worsen in MN's Arrowhead region

Hundreds of private homes are at-risk in northern St. Louis County.

St. Paul Police crash

St. Paul police: Kids in stolen car rammed squad, hid in porta-potty

The incident sent the Minnesota Capitol into a brief lockdown.

IMG_7030

Watch: Storm updates after heavy hail slams Twin Cities

Sven Sundgaard is providing an update after Thursday's flash hail storm.

kim crockett facebook sos

MN GOP apologizes over antisemitic sequence in candidate's campaign video

Party leader says candidate didn't know the imagery perpetuated an antisemitic trope.

storm, severe

Tornado, severe thunderstorm watches issued in Minnesota

In addition to possible tornadoes, there is a threat for damaging winds and very large hail.

House sale keys door

High prices, stiff competition putting off homebuyers in Twin Cities

Prices continue to rise in the metro, but there are signs of buyer fatigue.

Screen Shot 2022-05-19 at 1.59.51 PM

Series of explosions at manufacturing plant injures 6 in Wisconsin

The blast rocked the Wisconsin town just before 7:45 a.m.

police lights squad car dark - Unsplash

Medford man dies in Le Sueur County crash

The 49-year-old was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

Denisovan molar

MN researcher part of team behind 'revolutionary' discovery of ancient tooth in Laos

The molar found in a remote cave is believed to have belonged to a Denisovan girl who lived 164,000-130,000 years ago.

Eagle Ridge Middle School

Charges: Sting catches MN principal trying to hire child prostitute

Authorities alleged Mohamed Selim attempted to meet a 15-year-old girl for sex on Tuesday.

cub donuts 1

Nominate a 'local hero' to get a dozen Cub donuts from Salvation Army

The organization is looking for 1,000 volunteers to help with the effort in the metro.

Related

Elton John wows Mankato

Any doubts about whether his 65-year-old voice still had its potency or whether he would summon up enthusiasm for a concert in rural Minnesota were immediately banished as he launched into “The One.” Mark Fischenich of the Mankato Free Press offers a review and a photo gallery ....

Jesse Ventura mingles with protesters as hundreds turn out for demonstration

One of many protests across the world inspired by "Occupy Wall Street" began Friday in Minneapolis, with hundreds of demonstrators arriving downtown to occupy Government Plaza.

Phone error panics hundreds of Nevis parents

Hundreds of parents in Nevis got a scare when the school district sent an erroneous message that their kids weren’t in class. More than 500 parents got the call from the district reporting the unexcused absences. The call was meant for parents of only two students. Officials say a glitch in the phone notification system caused the error.

Hundreds of people flock to Duluth to watch hawk migration

It was quite the spectacular sight this weekend in Duluth -- tens of thousands of raptors flew over Hawk Ridge as part of the annual Hawk Weekend Festival.

Bracing for potential issues, Minn. parties have hundreds of lawyers on standby

Election Day on Tuesday will mark the end of many major political races -- or will it? In case of possible recounts, both the Democrat and Republican parties in the state have hundreds of lawyers waiting in the wings.

Judy Garland's 'Oz' dress to be auctioned

The iconic blue pinafore and white blouse that Minnesota-born Judy Garland wore throughout "The Wizard of Oz" will be auctioned next month in Beverly Hills, Calif., and could fetch $500,000 or more.

Newcastle virus suspected in deaths of hundreds of Minnesota birds

The Department of Natural Resources suspects the Newcastle disease is responsible in the deaths of hundreds of birds on Pigeon Lake in west-central Minnesota and on Minnesota Lake in southern Minnesota. The DNR says around 700 cormorants, 100 pelicans and some gulls, herons and egrets have been found sick and dead at Pigeon Lake, near Litchfield, alone.

Dispute over dress code prompts walkout at Le Center plant

Thirty workers have walked off the job to protest a new dress code at Dianne's Fine Desserts. After a worker's long dress was caught in a piece of floor machinery, women were forbidden from wearing dresses that hang below the knee. The workers are Muslim and say dressing modestly is a tenet of their religion.