Both directions of County Road 101 will close from the intersection of County Road 69 in Shakopee to County Road 61 in Chanhassen from 6 p.m. Friday through 9 a.m. Saturday as construction crews perform the next deck pour on the new causeway bridge of the Southwest Reconnection Project.
Post positions were drawn Wednesday for the fourth running of the $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby on Saturday at Canterbury Park. Seven 3-year-olds were entered for the one-mile turf race, the sixth of an eight- race card that begins at 4 p.m. The Mystic Lake Derby is the richest race of the 70-day race meet at the Shakopee track.
With the exception of ruffed grouse hunters, fewer game bird hunters took to Minnesota’s fields and forests in 2014, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources annual small game survey.
The Eden Prairie Lacrosse Association and Eden Prairie High School Girls Lacrosse Boosters welcome Caitlin Fifield from the Marquette University women’s lacrosse team and Vasilki Barakos from Aurora University as our Featured Coaches in our Land of 10,000 Lax Girls Lacrosse Clinic set for Saturday Sept. 12 at the Flying Cloud Lacrosse Fields. Small group sessions begin at 10:30 a.m., with the main clinic starting at 3 p.m. Participants must be US Lacrosse members. Register online at www.eplacrosse.com under the Tournament page. For questions, e-mail Nancy Colford at firstname.lastname@example.org.