The Prior Lake Sportsmen’s Club’s 39th annual ice fishing contest is set for Sunday afternoon at Sand Point Beach.
An orthodontics practice and an integral volunteer at Lakefront Days are the Prior Lake Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 business and businessperson of the year.
Knights of Columbus Council 4914 will sponsor a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources certified firearm safety class starting Thursday, Jan. 30, from 6:30 to 9:15 p.m. at St. Michael Catholic Church in Prior Lake.
A second attempt by a developer to gain the approval of the Prior Lake Planning Commission for a 101-home subdivision left commissioners concerned about the project’s public benefits and the future of Spring Lake’s west side.
The city and a local developer are working on a multi-story residential and retail project that could reshape the face of a Main Avenue block downtown.
Customers at The Pointe in Prior Lake donated over $3,000 for Special Olympics Minnesota during the annual Tip-A-Cop event on Tuesday night, according to Prior Lake Police Officer Chris Schaefer.
Philanthropic groups, businesses and several families pulled together in the last days of 2019 to donate $12,000 for a new city mural welcoming residents and guests downtown.
Prior Lake and the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community earned a Local Government Innovation Award for their work on the $20 million water treatment facility that opened this year, the University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs announced in December.
A landlord has sued Prior Lake claiming that a special assessment of almost $30,000 for improvements made to Duluth Avenue this year is “capricious and arbitrary,” according to documents filed in Scott County District Court in November.
It’s been a tumultuous, fun, busy year in Prior Lake. In the past 12 months, half a dozen city managers and police chiefs have come through City Hall, businesses have opened and grown, local schools have drawn praise and controversy, and the city has hosted some major shindigs along with one…
A $12,000 plan for a new city mural welcoming residents and guests to downtown was supposed to be fully funded by the end of the year, but gifts to the project slowed to a standstill after four donations.
Reserve Deputy Michael Fatland received the Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association Sheriff’s Volunteer of the Year Award on Dec. 19, according to a news release from the Scott County Sheriff’s Office.
Prior Lake eighth-grader and volunteer Sanya Pirani called on other residents to give to charity this week, whether it’s to her own nonprofit or others.
Credit River Township officials want the ability to zone and make development plans in the next year following Metropolitan Council approval of its 2040 Comprehensive Plan.
A winner has been announced in the Scott County Sheriff’s Office’s 2019 Season’s Greetings Card Design Contest, according to a news release from the law enforcement agency.
Prior Lake’s budget will increase by over $800,000 next year thanks to a 6.44% increase in the city’s property tax levy after a City Council vote Monday night.
A local nonprofit this week named state Sen. Eric Pratt, R-Prior Lake, its 2019 Clean Energy Legislative Champion for his work expanding a renewable energy and energy efficiency loan program to new construction projects, including a new hotel in Shakopee.
A four-story, 99-unit senior housing development has the green light from the Prior Lake City Council earlier this month to fill one of the last open plats of the Jeffers Pond neighborhood.
The southwest metro could see up to a foot of snow Tuesday night into Wednesday morning, according to the National Weather Service.
"Holiday travel could be significantly impacted Tuesday night and Wednesday due to heavy snow and blowing snow," according to a Nov. 24 alert from the National Weather Service.
CREDIT RIVER TOWNSHIP — County officials say a proposal to change the County Road 21 and County Highway 91 intersection will make it safer.
Dakotah! Sport and Fitness will host its annual 5k Turkey Trot on Saturday, Nov. 23, giving runners and food lovers alike a chance to work up an appetite for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Representatives from the Prior Lake Rotary Club presented the city council with a rocket red guitar signed by 2019 Lakefront Music Fest performers Brad Paisley, Chris Lane and Riley Green this week.
The Prior Lake-Spring Lake Watershed District is putting together its goals and programs for the next decade and wants the public's help.
Scott and Le Sueur counties’ chapter of the recently defunct Minnesota Waterfowl Association will carry on, its members said.
New limits on boat slips will improve safety and water quality of the lakes after a City Council vote Monday, city officials said, though they don’t expect a wave of new tickets next year.
The Prior Lake Veterans of Foreign Wars post will mark this year’s Veterans Day with a new banner program to recognize the area’s active-duty service members.
The Scott County Board of Commissioners is seeking interested citizens to serve on several advisory committees, it recently announced.
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