"Prince was known for his secretive 'pop-up' concerts at Paisley Park. He would slyly announce the concert with just hours-notice and welcome all who arrived," states a Paisley Park press release.
Pandemics are scary enough without the isolation that comes along with social distancing, economic turmoil and quarantine.
With the tune of “You Are My Sunshine” drifting over the parking lot of The Waters of Excelsior senior living community, under a bright blue sky, it was easy to forget the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic for a moment.
There are a total of 398 lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in Minnesota – up 52 cases from March 26, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
It’s strange to be a community engagement professional in a time of social distancing. Just ask Sandra Filardo, whose life − both professional and personal − centers on community.
The Eden Prairie Community Foundation’s COVID-19 Response Fund has raised $15,000 in the week since it opened, executive director Mark Weber told Eden Prairie News in an email.
Eden Prairie Liquor closed one of its stores and will limit hours at its other two locations beginning March 23, the city-run liquor store announced in an email.
An Eden Prairie resident has won franchisee of the year from Handyman Connection, a national home repair company, the company announced in a news release.
It was mostly business as usual at Eden Prairie’s March 17 City Council meeting, albeit with a few asides from Mayor Ron Case and Council members about the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic which drastically altered daily life in the week prior.
Two local legislators have introduced bills in the Minnesota House and Senate that would limit how much time young students can spend on screens during the school day.
On March 16, Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz ordered high-traffic areas like restaurants, fitness centers and breweries to close in order to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Minnesota.
As schools close and federal, state and local officials call for many gathering spaces and service industry businesses to close their doors, the families and individuals who rely on food shelves for their nutrients still need help.
The Eden Prairie Community Foundation has created a COVID-19 Response Fund to support local nonprofits, the foundation said in a news release on March 16.
When Matthew Koshmrl moved to South Korea in 2009, it was to teach English, not spend six years filming a documentary there. But that's what happened when Koshmrl, a documentary filmmaker and Eden Prairie native, learned about the small, rocky island of Dokdo.
Eden Prairie resident Joanie Kraus is Kare 11’s new director of sales, the news station announced in a news release.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz today signed Executive Order 20-02, authorizing the temporary closure of Minnesota K-12 public schools to students in order for school administrators and teachers to make long-term plans for the continuity of education and essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
From grocery stores to public transit services, to nursing homes to jails, officials are taking steps to mitigate a growing number of cases of COVID-19, an illness caused by a new coronavirus impacting countries across the globe.
The Minnesota Humanities Center has canceled an event celebrating young Somali writers at Eden Prairie High School on March 15, according to an email from an organizer.
An Eden Prairie senior living community has cancelled an intergenerational "spring fling" event out of concern about the COVID-19 coronavirus, according to one of the event's organizers.
Pax Christi Catholic Community will hold a Taize prayer around the cross on March 20, the organization announced in a news release.
Construction on the Southwest Light Trail Green Line will limit traffic on Prairie Center Drive for the next six weeks, according to a construction update from the Metropolitan Council.
Sometimes, politics can seem like an abstract concept, far from the realities of everyday life. But at a Feb. 29 town hall with Eden Prairie’s trio of state representatives, voters’ questions to their legislators touched on urgent topics, from insulin affordability and COVID-19 to how Minnes…
Candidate campaigning is already underway for the presidential election in November. But there’s a lot that happens between then and now.
Seven women stood on a spotlit stage in a windowless room in Eden Prairie. As they launched into a rendition of “I Hate Myself For Loving You” by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, their steady rhythm masked the fact that until six weeks ago, none of them had played together before − and some of…
An Eden Prairie couple has returned to the U.S. after being quarantined on a cruise ship near Japan where nearly 100 people tested positive for COVID-19, also known as coronavirus, KARE 11 reported on Feb. 17.
Over the years, the PROP Shop’s 11 employees have become experts in improvising makeshift solutions to the organization’s storage problems. Now, a grant from the Eden Prairie Lion’s Club has enabled the thrift store-slash-nonprofit to buy an expensive new pallet stacker that will overhaul th…
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