Mankato newspaper covering business news, economics and events in the local area and in the state of Minnesota.

Hydroelectic Project Comments Sought

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is accepting public comments on an environmental assessment worksheet (EAW) prepared for the Pillsbury A-Mill Artist Lofts hydroelectric project FULL STORY

First Half Real Estate Tax in BEC County

The Blue Earth County Taxpayer Services Department reminds property owners that the first half of real estate taxes are due ...

Captains of Industry Tour

Take a historical city bus tour, "Mankato's captains of industry," on Thursday, May 14 at one of two tour times: 4 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Each tour will leave from the bus drop-off area off of Riverfront Drive next to the civic center. View map for pick-up location. Seating is limited and is first-come, first-serve. Register by calling 311 or 507-387-8600 no later than 4:30 p.m., Friday, May 8. There is no cost to participate.


Mechanic Sells Cars in Mankato

A & T Auto Mankato

A & T Auto in Mankato is an independent business owned by Tam Luong. Luong is the former BP Quick Stop gas station and auto garage owner and has been providing the quickest and most affordable oil changes in the Greater Mankato area for several years. His new location at 104 E. Vine Street, between Super America and the Car Wash on the corner of Madison Ave. and Riverfront Dr. features three garage stalls several vehicle hoists and recycled oil heat.