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MankatoLIFE.com stories about the history of the region. Your guide to arts, leisure and everything to do in Mankato, St. Peter and the surrounding communities. There’s more going on than most people ever imagine!

Photo by Don Lipps - Sibley Park - Mankato, MN

A prodigal son returns to Mankato… and has some thoughts

North Mankato native, Jeff Thomas, talks about visiting home, reminding us that while progress marches on, some things never change!
History Fest - Mankato, MN

History Fest 2018 — Playfully Preserving History

History Fest, located south of Mankato at the McGowan Farm offers kids of all ages the chance to experience history hands-on.
Photo by Rick Pepper - May 31, 2008 Looking south onto Victory Drive from Madison East parking lot

Mankato Memories – Ten Years Later – Victory Drive Renovation Photo Album

Rick Pepper takes us back in time to remember the 2008 Victory Drive modifications in Mankato

A FEW LOCAL SHOPS FROM THE DIRECTORY