https://www.mixcloud.com/KTOE/92822-blue-earth-county-administrator-bob-meyer/ Lisa and Bob talk about the preliminary property tax levy increase for 2023, factors that are impacting the need for additional tax levy, elections and the library changes coming.
Suicide prevention advocate Emma Benoit’s return trip to Mankato this week has been expanded to include an additional community event as well as the opportunity for more high-schoolers to hear her story. The community is invited to a free screening of Benoit’s documentary “My Ascension” and panel discussion at 6 p.m. Wednesday, September 28 at West High School. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Mel and Todd Hoffner family. Refreshments sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System. Support by Mankato Area Public Schools. No registration required. 22-year-old Benoit participated in a similar community event at Mankato East [...]
I bet you know at least one person who belongs on this list: Someone on Reddit asked people to name annoying things people willingly let define them and base their whole personality around. For example, "Disney adults" who brag about how obsessed they are. *PLEASE NOTE* Grilling or ball caps did not make the list. Here are a few more that people came up with . . . Being a sports fan. A lot of guys are guilty of that one, but women do it too. Your job. Then your whole identity is rocked if you ever LOSE that job. Politics. [...]
Lisa and Paige chat about the upcoming "Love Your Age 55+ Expo" at Vine. https://www.mixcloud.com/KTOE/92022-paige-with-vine-love-your-age-55-expo/ Vine -Love Your Age 55+ Expo
Lisa talks with Jessica about the last chance to see the "Blue Earth County 120 Years, 120 Stories" exhibit, celebrating 100 years of Lincoln School (and how you can help) and the upcoming "A Night At The Speakeasy" fundraiser in October. https://www.mixcloud.com/KTOE/91522-jessica-potter-blue-earth-county-history-center/ Blue Earth County History Center
Lisa and Susan chat about the Mankato Land Acknowledgement and the sale of a building to My Place for their future use. https://www.mixcloud.com/KTOE/9-13-22-mankato-city-manager-susan-arntz/ Mankato Land Acknowledgement
Lisa is joined by Maureen from Mankato Area Foundation and District 77 Superintendent Paul Peterson. They chat about the Help Teachers, Help Children Fund that Mankato Area Foundation is handling. https://www.mixcloud.com/KTOE/91222-mankato-area-foundation-maureen-and-paul-peterson/ Mankato Area Foundation Help Teachers, Help Children Fund