Historical Society, Mankato Symphony Orchestra each receive over $540,000 from local man

By |2018-07-24T17:26:06-05:00July 24th, 2018|

A local man has left behind over a million dollars in legacy funds for the Blue Earth County Historical Society and Mankato Symphony Orchestra. Historical Society Executive Director Jessica Potter On Tuesday, both entities announced that they each received over 540-thousand dollars from the Edward McLean estate. Ed McLean grew up in Mankato and died in December of 2016. Blue Earth County Historical Society Executive Director Jessica Potter said she didn't believe the donation until receiving the check. "I really hope that this is just the beginning to reinvest into the History Center and gives us that opportunity to [...]