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.
Can you believe back-to-school season is here already? School sports teams have started practicing, and classes will begin before you know it. With students returning, we thought it would be a good time to look back on the major investments we made last year in education, and what we hope to see for education in the coming session.