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Vacuum tubes may well be the solution for retail

As a boy, not too many things were worse then being dragged around while my mom shopped. Sure, coming into Mankato was a treat, but waiting - for what I recall to be many hours, possibly days at a time - in shoe stores, fabric departments or dress shops was a special circle in Dante's Inferno. There

MANKATO FREE PRESS - 2018-04-21 22:15:00

Parents tour security improvements at Mankato's most recently updated school

A group of East parent leaders organize semimonthly meetings with school administrators and staff to discuss an issue or idea of their choosing. In the wake of the mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, they asked for their March gathering to focus on school security.

MANKATO FREE PRESS - 2018-04-22 10:45:00

Gwyneth Paltrow felt like a failure

Gwyneth Paltrow felt like a "failure" when she got a divorce. The 'Mortdecai' star was married to Chris Martin until 2016 and when they decided to go their separate ways after 13 years of marriage, she admits she felt like she had failed. She said: "I'm actually the only one in my life who got divor

SOUTHERNMINN.COM - 2018-04-22 08:00:00

Minnesota woman had run-in with Lois Riess days before 2nd killing

BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Minn. (WCCO) —A Minnesota woman is sharing new details about a grandmother who police say went on a killing spree.Tess Koster says she saw Lois Riess just days before she allegedly killed her second victim. Riess went missing March 23 after allegedly shooting and killing her husban

VALLEYNEWSLIVE.COM - 2018-04-21 06:08:00

Fugitive Lois Riess, aka 'Stormy Liberty' visited friends in Florida — and they believe she came to kill them

BLOOMING PRAIRIE, MINN. — Suspected of murdering her husband, on the run from police in Minnesota, Lois Riess stopped to look up old friends in Florida.They believe she came to kill them.

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE

Michael J. Fox undergoes spinal surgery

Michael J. Fox is "feeling great" after undergoing spinal surgery. The 'Back to the Future' star recently underwent the surgical procedure - not related to his Parkinson's - but is on the road to recovery now. A statement from his representative said: "Michael J. Fox recently underwent spinal surger

SOUTHERNMINN.COM - 2018-04-21 06:00:00

Hagedorn, Feehan endorsed in 1st District

Hagedorn, a Blue Earth businessman, received his party’s endorsement in Mankato on the first ballot with 218 of the 286 delegate votes. State Sen. Carla Nelson of Rochester was his opponent. She had indicated she would run in the Republican primary regardless of the endorsement.

JOURNAL - 2018-04-22 00:00:00

Guns Found in Motel Room, Latest on Arrest of Lois Riess

April 21, 2018 08:33 PMWe're learning more details about the capture and now court appearance for former fugitive Lois Riess. Lois Riess appeared in court this morning on charges related to the murders of her husband in Blooming Prairie and an acquaintance from Florida.A nationwide manhunt was initi

KAAL-TV - 2018-04-21 00:00:00

Mankato student violence protesters walk out of class

MANKATO - After they walked out of Mankato high schools, student after student said they are afraid to go to school. "I am afraid that one minute I will be sitting in class and the next I will by lying dead on the floor with dozens of gunshot wounds," West High School senior Samantha Scholl told stu

MANKATO FREE PRESS

Benedict Cumberbatch is his own worst critic

Benedict Cumberbatch is his "own worst critic". The 'Doctor Strange' star admits he is critical of his own acting performances and says his criticism of himself is "sharper than anyone would ever suspect". Speaking about his role as Patrick Melrose in the on screen adaptation of the novels, he told

SOUTHERNMINN.COM - 2018-04-22 07:00:00

Paula Patton ghostwrote for ex Robin Thicke

Paula Patton was a ghostwriter for Robin Thicke. The 42-year-old actress used to help her ex-husband pen music under the pseudonym Max Haddington and has credits on tracks like 'Magic, 'Dreamworld', 'Get in My Way' and 'Diamonds'. Speaking on New York's Hot 97 radio station, she said: "We did it tog

SOUTHERNMINN.COM - 2018-04-22 09:00:00

Fugitive double murder suspect Lois Riess is arrested, Minnesota sheriff says

Lois RiessMinnesota fugitive Lois Riess was reportedly apprehended Thursday night in Texas.Two officers with the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Riess at about 8:25 p.m. in South Padre Island, while she was sitting alone at a restaurant,according to a KSTP-TV report.The 56-year-old Blooming Prairie w

PIONEER PRESS

Minnesota woman suspected of killing 2 captured in Texas

This undated, file photo provided by the Dodge County, Minn., Sheriff's Office shows Lois Riess, of Blooming Prairie, Minn., who is being sought in connection with the killing of a Florida woman. Authorities have released new video of Riess, a Minnesota woman suspected of killing her husband and the

THE PROVINCE

Herberger's closing sales have begun

The closing sales at Herberger's started today. The liquidation sales are expected to run for about 10 to 12 weeks. There are more than a dozen Herberger's in the state, including one at River HIlls Mall in Mankato and one in downtown New Ulm. Herberger's parent, Bon-Ton, is closing all stores it op

MANKATO FREE PRESS

The Latest: Murder suspect arrested on tip in Texas bar

This undated, file photo provided by the Dodge County, Minn., Sheriff's Office shows Lois Riess, of Blooming Prairie, Minn., who is being sought in connection with the killing of a Florida woman. Authorities have released new video of Riess, a Minnesota woman suspected of killing her husband and the

PLAINVIEW DAILY HERALD

Mankato, Lime Township reach annexation pact

MANKATO - Peace is continuing to prevail on Mankato's northern border after the city and Lime Township reached a deal on annexation and other issues covering the next two decades. The pact continues a longstanding, and somewhat uncommon, ability of the city and its rural neighbors to avoid contentio

MANKATO FREE PRESS

OHS students join National School Walkout Friday

OWATONNA - Across America Friday, thousands of students, including some at Owatonna High School, walked out of classes as part of a National School Walkout to demand action on gun control. The walkout was timed to mark the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre - where 12 students an

SOUTHERNMINN.COM

Lois Riess, sought in the deaths of her husband and look-alike, is captured after a nationwide manhunt

A nationwide manhunt came to an end Thursday night near the Texas-Mexico border after authorities captured 56-year-old Lois Riess, sought in the deaths of her husband in Minnesota and then her look-alike in Florida, the U.S. Marshals Service confirmed late Thursday. She was found sipping a drink at

WASHINGTON POST

COURT REPORTS: Waterville man charged with financially exploiting mother

Hogan told police he was the sole beneficiary of a $25,000 life insurance policy that his mother had told him about, though he did not have the paperwork for it.

SOUTHERNMINN.COM

Wanted: This Gambling Grandmother Who Impersonated a Look-alike - Then Killed Her, Police Say

This undated photo provided by the Dodge County, Minn., Sheriff's Office shows Lois Riess, of Blooming Prairie, Minn., who is being sought in connection with the killing of a Florida woman. Riess is charged in the shooting death of Pamela Hutchinson of Bradenton, Fla. Authorities don't believe the w

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