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  CADA in the Media

Keep up with CADA and the work being done to support victims and survivors of domestic violence and sexual violence in our communities.


Hard-Core Cyclists Collect Food for Domestic Violence                                             


Mankato Free Press, November 17, 2018, Article


New Child Advocacy Center to Open in December                                                     

Mankato Free Press, November 13, 2018, Article


CADA/SCC Partner on Domestic Assault Education                                                     

Mankato Free Press, October 22, 2018, Article


Committee Against Domestic Abuse Teaches                                                          

Students About Sexual Violence

KEYC News 12, October 22, 2018, Article


St. James Holds Candelight Vigil for Victims                                                          

of Domestic Violence

St. James Plaindealer, October 13, 2018, Article


Watonwan County will Gather to Remember                                                             

Double Murder Victims, Others at Vigil Against

Domestic Violence

Southern Minnesota News, October 5, 2018, Article


CADA in Mankato Awarded Grant to Help Combat                                                             

Sexual Violence

KEYC News 12, August 15, 2018, Article


Grant Boots CADA's Prevention Education 

Mankato Free Press, August 13, 2018, Article


CADA Receives $225,000 Community Prevention Grant

Mankato Times, August 10, 2018, Article


Engaging Men in the Effort to Reduce Sexual Violence

KEYC News 12, June 26, 2018, Article


Mayo Clinic Health System Donates 5,000 Pounds of Food


KEYC News 12, April 16, 2018, Article


April Marks Sexual Assault Awareness Month

KEYC News 12, March 30, 2018, Article


CADA Takes Action as Part of Statewide Awareness Effort 

Mankato Free Press, March 28, 2018, Article


A Day of Action to Prevent Abuse 

KEYC News 12, March 28, 2018, Article


Experts: Listen to, Don't Judge Abuse Victims 

KEYC News 12, February 5, 2018, Article


State Domestic Violence Homicdes Up Slightly in 2017

KEYC News 12, February 5, 2018, Article


No Local Deaths in Annual Domestic Violence Report, 

But Abuse Remains Prevalent

Mankato Free Press, January 30, 2018, Article


Auto Restorers Club Donates Thousands to Regional


KEYC News 12, January 20, 2018, Article


Mankato Non-Profits Receive Uber, Lyft Ride Funding

Mankato Free Press, January 9, 2018, Article


'Me too' Hastag Sparks Discussions About 

Prevalence of Sexual Harrassment, Assault

Mankato Free Press, October 18 2017, Article


October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

KEYC News 12, October 17 2017, Story


CADA Vigil

Mankato Free Press, October 16 2017, Photo


Mankato Vigil Tonight to Honor Lives Lost to

Domestic Violence

Southern Minnesota News, October 16 2017, Article


CADA Announces Dead Man Winter Concert at

Mankato Brewery

Mankato Times, September 18, 2017, Article


West Grad Turns Celebration Into Fundraiser for                                                                  

Local Nonprofit

Mankato Free Press, June 15, 2017, Article


Students Use Art to Help Area Groups

KEYC News 12, May 30, 2017, Article


Deputy Recongized for Helping Victims of Domestic


Waseca County News, May 25, 2017, Article


CADA to Honor Community Allies at Annual

Inspire-Hope Breakfast

Mankato Times, May 3, 2017, Article


Walk-a-Mile In Her Shoes Event

Mankato Free Press, April 30, 2017, Photos


Men Raise Gender Violence Awareness At Annual 

Walk-a-Mile In Her Shoes Event

KEYC News 12, April 30, 2017, Article


CADA Urgest SCC Students to Intervene to                                                                            

Prevent Sexual Assault

Mankato Free Press, April 17, 2017, Article


CADA Opens in New Location

The Journal, April 8, 2017, Article


CADA Receives $5,000 Grant from Consolidated


Mankato Times, March 30, 2017, Article


CADA Director Emphasizes Community Perspective                                                            

on Sexual Violence

Mankato Free Press, March 19, 2017, Article


CADA Invites Community to Open Houses

in Mankato and New Ulm 

Mankato Times, March 17, 2017, Article


Le Sueur and Nicollet County CADA Office Looks to

Expand Programming After Busy First Year

KEYC News 12, February 23, 2017, Article


Beginning the Healing Process

KEYC News 12, February 15, 2017, Article


New Ulm Man Heads CADA

The Journal, February 2, 2017, Article


CADA Names New Executive Director

KNUJ, February 2, 2017, Article


CADA Names New Leader

Mankato Free Press, February 1, 2017, Article


Area Killings Highlighted in Annual Femicide Report

Mankato Free Press, January 31, 2017, Article


2016 Femicide Report Shows Domestic Violence In All


KEYC News 12, January 31, 2017, Article


She is the new Face at the Local CADA Office 

Faribault County Register, January 20, 2017, Article 


CADA Hosts Toy Drive 

KEYC News 12, December 6, 2016, Article 


12% of 8th Grade Boys Hit or Beat by Parent in

Blue Earth County 

Southern Minnesota NEWS, November 3, 2016, Article 


CADA Increases Efforts to Combat Domestic

Violence in Minnesota

Mankato Times Website, October 10, 2016, Article 


The Blueprint for Safety Coordinates Response to

Domestic Violence

Mankato Times Website, September 27, 2016, Article 

CADA Open House Dec. 2, Highlights New Office,


St. Peter Herald Website, December 1, 2015, Article 

Our View: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE Community Has A

Role in Stemming Abuse

Mankato Free Press, October 24, 2015, Article

CADA Holds Moment of Silence To Kick Off National

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

KEYC, October 1, 2015, Article

Minute of Silence at CADA

The Free Press, October 1, 2015, Article

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Lunch and

Learn Training Series

Mankato Times, September 30, 2015, Article

October with CADA - National Domestic Violence

Awareness Month Events

Mankato Times, September 30, 2015, Article

CADA Hosts Activities in Honor of Domestic Abuse

Awareness Month

KEYC, September 29, 2015, Article

CADAkids and Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Kid-Oh Magazine, Fall 2015  

Start of Academic Year Brings Increased Risk of Assault

KEYC, August 24, 2015  Video

When We're At Our Best 

Mankato Magazine, July 2015  Article, page 11

Bikers Ride to Stop the Cycle 

KEYC, June 5, 2015  Video

St. James Gets Comprehensive Look at Sexual


St. James Plaindealer, June 3, 2015  Article

MN Secretary of State Stops at CADA for Feedback

KEYC, June 2, 2015  Video

Getting the Facts on Human Trafficking 

St. James Plaindealer, May 4, 2015  Article

Raising Awareness through CADAkids 

Mankato Free Press, April 28, 2015  Article

Mayo Clinic Adds Trained Sexual Assault Nurse


KEYC, April 10, 2015   Video

Rolling Stone Article Sparks Local Concern

KEYC, April 6, 2015  Video

Walk A Mile in Her Shoes Domestic Violence Walk

KEYC, March 25, 2015  Video

Twisted Stitchers Turn Hobby Into Warm Donations

KMSP, March 20, 2015  Video

CADA Victim Services Offices

  • Blue Earth County - 507-625-8688
  • Brown County - 507-233-6663
  • Faribault County - 507-526-5275
  • Le Sueur County - 507-934-5583
  • Nicollet County - 507-934-5583
  • Sibley County - 507-233-6666
  • Waseca County - 507-835-7828
  • Watonwan County - 507-375-3040

    CADA's office hours are typically 
    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through
    Friday. Occasionally an advocate
    may not be available during these 
    office hours. You may want to call
    ahead to confirm or schedule an