The North Mankato Parks Department will be performing controlled prairie burns at Bluff Park and Benson Park between the lakes on Tuesday, May 12, pending windy weather. This type of maintenance is done to promote better growth and weed out older vegetation.
Prairie Burns to Take Place at Bluff and Benson Park on May 12
By Ashley Hanley|2020-05-12T05:03:57-05:00May 12th, 2020|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!