Experience the fun of mountain biking during introductory programs on Saturday, July 25, and Saturday, Aug. 29, at Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area in Ironton, about 140 miles northwest of the Twin Cities. Three I Can Mountain Bike! sessions will take place each day, from 9 to 11:30 a.m., from noon to 2:30 p.m. and from 3 to 5:30 p.m.
Colin Robinson from Eden Prairie High School was recently named the second-place statewide winner of the Junior Young Artist Division in the 2015 Minnesota Music Teachers Association State Piano Contest.
Hennepin County has developed a natural resources strategic plan to help guide the county in responding to natural resource issues and developing policies, programs and partnerships that improve, protect and preserve natural resources.
Long shots prevailed Sunday in Canterbury Park’s richest quarter horse races of the season when 11-to-1 Fortune in a Wagon and 24-to-1 Feature a Runaway finished in a dead heat in the $50,000 Canterbury Park Quarter Horse Derby, and 23-to-1 Eagles Span won the $141,100 Mystic Lake Northlands Futurity.
Minnesota National Guard Sgt. Ryan Brattensborg, an Eden Prairie native and other members of 851st Vertical Engineer Company recently worked together with the Croatian Army, Armored Mechanic Brigade for repairs and to rebuild a roof on a damaged community center in the local town of Račinovci, Croatia.