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.
Beginning Monday, July 20, all Scott County Library locations will reopen with limited express services, according to a news release from the county.
When the needs of Scott and Carver county residents changed at the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis, area food shelves adapted their services — thanks in part to donations from residents.
Scott County snowmobile clubs’ annual landowner appreciation picnic scheduled for July has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the group announced this month.
To enter our contest, submit your photo, preferably large file sizes, with a little information about them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Photos can be of anything that stands out to you — lovely views, interesting wildlife, street scenes around town. We’ll give preference to photos taken in Prior Lake.
Old computers and other electronics will be accepted for free recycling at a Prior Lake Rotary Club drive on Saturday, June 27, at Lunds & Byerlys.
The Prior Lake Association plans to hold its annual July 4 fireworks display after city officials gave their blessing Monday.
Does accessing history mean leafing through stacks of ancient books in dusty libraries? Not unless you’re passing the pandemic watching “National Treasure” for the umpteenth time.
Beginning Friday, May 22 the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chanhassen will allow walking on designated areas of its grounds, with a reservation.
Prior Lake City Manager Jason Wedel ended the city’s emergency declaration Tuesday after City Council members called it unnecessary during a statewide emergency.
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