The Mankato Area Public Schools is receiving an award through the Humphrey School of Public Affairs local government innovation awards--which honors activities where creative ways to deliver service are provided with great impact and at reduced cost. In the Native nation category, Education Day at the Mahkato Wacipi is an award winner and done cooperatively between the Mahkato Mdewakanton Association, Mankato Area Public Schools and Minnesota State University, Mankato. This awards program is in partnership with the Bush Foundation and its Native nation Building Initiative; and co-sponsored by the League of Minnesota Cities, the Association of Minnesota Counties, the Minnesota Association of [...]
With the first few flakes coming down this morning, many people might be starting to think of winter activities. John Nelson is the general manager of Mt. Kato. He says they’ve been busy getting ready for the season. Nelson says Mt. Kato typically opens the Friday after Thanksgiving, but they could open sooner, weather depending.