Businesses and residents of several neighborhoods could see a new line on their taxes following the City Council’s decision to authorize three special assessments during their Monday meeting.
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel and others this week announced several upcoming performances and events. Tickets and more information are available at 952-496-6563 or mysticlake.com.
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel donated about $8,800 to the Minnesota Fire Initiative to help educate firefighters, their families and legislators about health problems that commonly affect the profession, the casino announced this week.
St. Michael’s Catholic School students took a break from the books Friday, Oct. 4, for a morning full of service projects. Students tidied up around the school grounds, church and gardens, volunteered at Feed My Starving Children, and made cards and goodie bags for local nursing home residents.
Scott Thielen was looking to make his home on Prior Lake with his wife, children and grandchildren. When a city water main broke and flooded his home with raw sewage, he saw an opportunity to rebuild with an aging-friendly design.
The Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women is holding two major year-end fundraisers, the advocacy and support organization announced.
An album containing two centuries of history, made for a family in and around Illinois and both lost and rediscovered in Texas, finally arrived in Prior Lake last month.
After years of partnership and planning, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and city of Prior Lake cut the ribbon Tuesday on a $20 million treatment facility built to meet the needs of both growing communities for the next two decades.
A softball tournament all day Saturday will honor a Prior Lake teen who died early this year and help other children around the city and region, one of its organizers said this week.
A four-story, 99-unit senior housing development would fill one of the last unbuilt pieces of Prior Lake’s Jeffers Pond neighborhood under a controversial plan that’s on its way to a City Council vote.
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and city of Prior Lake will celebrate the opening of a joint water treatment facility on Tuesday.
A north Prior Lake shelter for children and young adults who have been sexually exploited or trafficked is raising money to buy its facility.
The position of Prior Lake city manager will be offered to Chanhassen Public Works Director and City Engineer Jason Wedel, city council members decided Monday.
Monthly gatherings in Prior Lake and Shakopee can help locals confront the fear and loss of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia in a social, even fun way, organizers said earlier this month.
A Prior Lake church and Habitat for Humanity would build two dozen townhomes on the city’s south side under two plans before city officials.
A rainy morning didn’t stop around 200 hunters and other shooting enthusiasts from showing up to Sunday’s Shotgun Tune-Up at the Minnesota Horse & Hunt Club south of Prior Lake. That’s just duck weather, one of them said.
The second annual Pleasant Street Art Walk is set to bring around 50 artists, food and music to downtown Prior Lake on Saturday, Sept. 14.
The body found in the Minnesota River near Belle Plaine on Sept. 5 was that of 62-year-old Watertown resident Bruce Copenhaver, the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office said late Sunday.
A Prior Lake/Savage Scout troop and Savage robotics team for kids are selling food and treats at Von Hanson's Meats fundraisers this weekend.
A Minnesota Department of Transportation deputy commissioner, a civil servant with 16 years of municipal experience across the Midwest and the former Prior Lake Public Works director and city engineer are the city’s three candidates for city manager.
WAYZATA — A black bear killed the daughter of a Lake Minnetonka-area family near the border of Minnesota and Canada over Labor Day weekend.
A little over a week since former city manager Michael Plante was fired, the city has ended its application window for Plante’s replacement.
Two Prior Lake girls raised $2,300 for local nonprofits that help kids who have disabilities or need help getting enough food during the school year.
Kelly Berthiaume’s garden has come leaps and bounds from where it was last year: Her apple trees bear fruit, her cherry bushes are lush and her blueberry bushes have produced so much Berthiaume and her husband have to collect their pickings with mixing bowls.
The League of Minnesota Cities has named Rep. Tony Albright, R-Prior Lake, a 2019 legislator of distinction for his work affecting local governments, the group announced this week.
The City Council on Monday fired City Manager Michael Plante following a special meeting about recent charges of domestic assault against him.
For three days the drums kept up a nearly constant heartbeat, rising and falling in speed as hundreds of Native American dancers stomped and leapt.
SHAKOPEE — The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community’s cultural center and public museum are now open after decades of work, community members said this week.
Little Six Casino's new Club Gold will open at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis before the 2019 Vikings season, the football team announced this week.
Construction crews closed Highway 21 from West Avenue to Main Avenue in downtown Prior Lake earlier this week in a project that is expected to last until November.
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