Who knew playing a game could be so much fun and help Eden Prairie Public Schools too! On behalf of the Foundation for Eden Prairie Schools (FEPS), we want to thank the nearly 70 EP alumni, teachers, district employees, local sponsors and residents for taking part in our fifth Annual FEPS Golf Classic on June 15 at Bent Creek Golf Course.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that it is never too early to sign up for a hunter safety course. In general, anyone born after Dec. 31, 1979, needs a firearms certificate to hunt game with a firearm in Minnesota.
Minnesota’s breeding mallard population counts are down from last year while other species saw increases, according to the results of the annual Minnesota Department of Natural Resources spring waterfowl surveys.
The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce has selected Douglas B. Loon as its new president. Loon, currently a vice president at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, will fill the vacancy left by David Olson, who passed away last July.
A Fourth of July Pickleball Tournament will be held at Round Lake Park in Eden Prairie on Saturday, July 4, from 7:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. The tournament features men's, women's and mixed doubles divisions. The field includes some of the best players in Minnesota as well as national winners. For more information, go to the Southwest Metro Pickleball Club's website at www.swmetropickleball.org.