Grab your fanny pack, your comfy walking shoes and be prepared to ditch the silverware for foods served on a stick the last 12 days of summer.
In an effort to keep invasive carp populations in check, the Prior Lake-Spring Lake Watershed District recently stocked 3,400 bluegill fish in three wetlands connected to Spring Lake and Upper Prior Lake. Bluegills are voracious eaters with an appetite for carp eggs, and they were stocked in…
New sunfish and crappie limits went into effect March 1 on 94 Minnesota lakes, including Prior Lake (Upper and Lower). The new regulations lower limits on specific waters as part of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ Quality Sunfish Initiative to protect and improve sunfish sizes…
David Schons, junior at Prior Lake High School, recently took first place out of 223 teams in the Minnesota Stock Market Game by BestPrep. This is the third year in a row that a PLHS student took first place in the competition.
The first half of property taxes are due on Monday, May 17, according to a news release from Scott County. The Scott County Government Center in Shakopee remains closed to the public due to COVID-19, but there are options available to pay taxes, the county said.
The Prior Lake-Spring Lake Watershed District is nearing the completion of the Sutton Lake outlet project, one of the highest-ranking projects identified in the PLSLWD’s flood reduction study.
Plans are now underway for the fifth annual Scott County Fast Track Challenge, an annual event that helps new businesses in the county find their road to success.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Monday that Hy-Vee will be added to the expanding network of pharmacies vaccinating residents across the state, according to a news release from the governor’s office.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office was selected as a recipient of the 2020 Guardians of the Flame Award, according to a news release from the office. This award is normally presented at the annual Minnesota Sheriff’s Association Conference but was postponed due to the pandemic. The award was …
Shakopee resident Anne Meurer was elected chairwoman of the Scott County GOP on Feb. 1, replacing outgoing chairman Joseph Ditto, who did not run for reelection.
Monday's Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 vaccine pilot program announcement for Minnesotans aged 65 and older brought out questions and concerns for many on social media.
Stop signs will be reinstalled at Toronto Avenue and Village Lake Drive in Prior Lake this spring, a press release from the city states.
Christmas tree farms across the state opened the day after Thanksgiving to a rush of families ready to kick off the holiday season. But instead of picking a pre-cut tree this year, considering trying something new — chopping it down yourself.
Susan Timmerman’s foster cat had kittens just a few days before lockdowns began in March — and after her office quarantined, she was left at home with her own three cats, the mama cat and her seven kittens.
The Prior Lake Lions, in cooperation with the Prior Lake VFW and Auxiliary will host its annual Senior Christmas Luncheon on Monday, Dec. 7 from noon to 1 p.m.
Neighbors, local scout packs and community members pitched in over the course of two weekends this fall to remove 1.2 tons of buckthorn from around Jeffers Pond and rake leaves at Sand Point Beach Park.
The sumac leaves have turned burgundy and prairie grass has transformed into golden waves. Overhead, flocks of migratory birds head south.
The second half of property taxes are due on Thursday, Oct. 15, according to a news release from Scott County. The Scott County Government Center in Shakopee remains closed to the public due to COVID-19, but there are options available to pay taxes, the county said.
If there was no pandemic, 21-year-old Colton McArdell would be spending his summer out of the house: swimming, bowling, going to church, riding his bike or hanging out with friends.