The Scott County and Carver County jails were recently subject to a biennial inspection performed by the Minnesota Department of Corrections, according to inspection reports published earlier this year.
Carver County Library is excited to host Club Book and feature author John Moe on Wednesday, March 10. John Moe is the host and creator of the award-winning hit podcast “The Hilarious World of Depression” and the author of the book of the same name.
The public is invited to an Easter Egg Drive Thru in the Our Savior Lutheran Church & School parking lot (23290 Highway 7 in Excelsior) 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, April 3.
Squiggles is a 2-year-old brown tabby mix domestic shorthair male, who’s actually not “squiggly,” but a very laid-back and quiet gentleman. He loves hanging out with people, getting face scratches and doing leg rubs. Squiggles hasn’t been around other cats in his foster home, as he’s still h…
Jillian Van Hefty has won first place in the adult category of the 2021 flash fiction contest sponsored by the Arts Consortium of Carver County. In her story, "Speechless," a mother’s love and devotion is miraculously rewarded.
The Science Museum of Minnesota has reopened with friendly reminders for visitors to stay a Golden Eagle's wingspan apart.
Every game has a learning moment in a season. For Chaska, how to deal with a deficit, how to adjust when things aren't working, were primary lessons the third-ranked Hawks passed in an overtime win over Minnetonka earlier in February.
Chaska/Chanhassen split a home triangular at Chaska High School, defeating Fridley 40-39 and falling to Watertown-Mayer/Mayer Lutheran on Feb. 26.
Jordan and Holy Family Catholic among three teams fighting for the No. 3 spot in the Wright County Conference behind leaders Waconia and Orono, the Jaguars scored a large win, a 81-73 decision over the Fire on Feb. 26.
A seven-point lead at halftime, by the time Minnetonka head coach Bryce Tesdahl called a timeout the advantage was 17 for Chaska in a Feb. 27 matinee.
Extra attention was given by Chanhassen on Chaska senior Sully Scholle, coming off a four-goal game in a win over Orono.
Up against one, if not the top team in the state of Minnesota, Chaska/Chanhassen held their own at times, falling 6-2 at second-ranked Edina on Feb. 27 at Braemar Arena.
With five skiers in the top 15, Chaska/Chanhassen rallied from a 10-point deficit through Tuesday's freestyle portion, edging Bloomington by a single point in the girls standings for second place in the Metro West Conference Nordic Ski Championships.
State-ranked Pedro Velazquez returned to the mats for the first time in a month, winning an 11-6 decision over Goodhue's Maddox O'Reilly in a home triangular for Chaska/Chanhassen on Feb. 25.
Eastern Carver County Schools will go four days a week for grades 6-12 beginning March 22. Students will attend in-person on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.
As a person that has held education to be a priority my entire life, I am proud of our House Republicans pushing legislation that would empower our local school districts to make the best decisions for their districts and remove the governor's ability to unilaterally keep schools closed.
Scoreless through 17 minutes, Holy Family Catholic erupted for four second-period goals, improving to 5-0 in the Wright County Conference with a 6-0 road win at New Prague on Feb. 25.
Eastern Carver County Schools was announced Feb. 24 as one of 11 schools or organizations across the state of Minnesota to receive a 2021 Youth Skills Training grant. The partnership works to develop and implement paid-learning opportunities for students 16 years of age and older.
If Eastern Carver County Schools taxpayers won't vote for a future referendum, what are they willing to sacrifice, pondered School Board Member Jenny Stone on Feb. 22.
University of Sioux Falls senior Lexi Hanson of Chanhassen was voted by the league coaches at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference as the Women's Golf Preseason Golfer of the Year. She is a two-time NCAA Division II regional qualifier and All-NSIC selection.
Like Cher, Prince and Madonna, Peyton Scott Russell prefers a mononym: Peyton, though he’s also donned the titles Sprayfinger and DAESK.
Hundreds of Eastern Carver County Schools staff are scheduled to be vaccinated at a Friday, Feb. 26 clinic in Waconia.
Sully Scholle scored four goals, now up to a team-high 18 for the season, as Chaska picked up a quality non-conference win over Wright County Conference first-place Orono 7-4 on Feb. 23.
Lauren Spear gave Chaska/Chanhassen a 1-0 lead in the second period, and despite 36 saves from Clara Nelson, the Storm Hawks fell 3-1 at Blake School in Hopkins on Feb. 23.
Chaska officially clinched the Metro West Conference title outright, improving to 10-0 with a 70-33 home win over Benilde-St. Margaret on Feb. 23.
Facing a Belle Plaine team that helped Southwest Christian with an upset win over Mayer Lutheran, the Stars repaid the favor with a decisive 82-67 victory on Feb. 23 in Chaska.
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