Crews have completed curb and gutter installation and expect to start laying pavement in the area this week (estimated 2-3 day process). Access will be maintained for residents in this area through the process. Please use caution when driving through and expect intermittent temporary delays.
Nordstrom, Inc., opened Friday, Oct. 2, to cheers and applause from staff and shoppers alike, as the fashion specialty retailer, popular in many parts of the nation, opened its second Twin Cities location at Ridgedale Center in Minnetonka.
In addition to candidates for the school board and city council, Minnetonka voters will find two school district referendums on the ballot Nov. 3. In a period of enrollment leveling and state funding that has not reliably kept pace with inflation, their decisions will determine several budgeting and staffing plans in one of Minnesota’s top-ranked districts.
Canterbury Park announced Monday that on Friday, its board of directors approved a reorganization plan to reincorporate the company into a holding company structure, which the company said in a statement is a key step in the future development of up to approximately 200 acres of the company’s underutilized property. The company said the move will create the legal framework to enable it to separate its regulated parimutuel wagering, card casino, concessions and other related businesses from the development land.
Wayzata High School music students received a rare honor Saturday, Oct. 3, when two hundred student musicians and faculty from the band, choir and orchestra were guests of the Minnesota Orchestra at its performance at Orchestra Hall. In preparation for their experience, students studied the music performed. In a private reception following the performance, artists from the Minnesota Orchestra engaged students in a question and answer session held in the new Target Atrium. Wayzata High School was the only school to be invited to this collaborative event.
During the Oct. 2 Special Deputy Appreciation Banquet, the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office welcomed new special deputies, recognized volunteers for their years of service, and presented awards for life-saving acts.