Logan Lehrer has had a busy summer kicking the football.
Minnesota's ruffed grouse spring population counts are up from last year, which was not expected during the current declining phase of the 10-year cycle — a pattern recorded for 72 years.
The Prior Lake Jays made things a little difficult in their Section 3B elimination game Aug. 3 at fourth-seeded Victoria.
Prior Lake resident and parent Geoffrey Zahn announced his candidacy for the Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools District, where four of the seven seats will be on the ballot in the 2022 election.
A simple way to enjoy a Minnesota summer day is on a local patio. With plenty to choose from in the Southwest metro, there are an abundance of views, bites and beverages to experience.
The Prior Lake High School Class of 1970 plans to hold its 52-year reunion on Friday, Sept. 23, at the Prior Lake VFW, 16306 Main Ave S.E. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m.
The Scott County Fair returned to the fairgrounds this year with familiar attractions and brand new exhibits for visitors to enjoy.
The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline launched in Minnesota July 16. The three-digit number works nationwide as a hotline for people to reach crisis counselors and to receive local mental health services and resources via call, text and chat.
Prior Lake resident and parent Lisa Atkinson has announced her candidacy for an at-large seat on the Prior Lake-Savage Area School Board, where four of the seven seats will be on the ballet in the November 2022 election.
Alan Koehler enjoyed plenty of mat time in the USA Wrestling Junior and Cadet National Championships in the Fargo Dome in Fargo, North Dakota.
Horse racing has returned at Canterbury Park in Shakopee following a nine-day break that allowed for Twin Cities Summer Jam, a three-day music festival that attracted more than 30,000 fans.
The Savage Police Department responded to and provided summaries for the following incidents July 11-July 17. The Savage Pacer doesn’t include a comprehensive list of calls to which the department responded. Incidents are included here based on severity, impact on public safety or other factors.
The Great Seal of the United States bears the Latin phrase “E Pluribus Unum,” meaning “out of the many, one.” In 1776 it championed the union of the separate American colonies, a union severely tested during the War between the States. One may wonder if our union is as close to cracking apar…
The phrase “You can’t play the game without a referee” is becoming more and more of a reality in the world of youth sports like soccer.
High school students, including five from Prior Lake High School, presented food security research findings at the Minnesota Youth Institute at the University of Minnesota.
Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools has announced the hiring of Glenna Stone as the coordinator of the Minnesota Center for Advanced Professional Studies. She will replace Erik Sill, who resigned.
For 40 years, Southern Valley Alliance has provided support services for survivors of domestic violence in the southwest metro.
The Prior Lake American Legion baseball couldn’t really get the bats going in pool play in the Gopher Classic July 8-10.
Alex Bump is still years away of potentially playing in the NHL, but he got a little taste of what his future could be like July 8.
Matt and Jackie Thomas currently own and run a 500-acre farm in Lakeville. Along with Matt Thomas’ father, the family produces meat, dairy and goat milk and crops like corn and soybeans, all while raising and handling about 130 cows and 100 goats.
A Lakeville man has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide in a Friday, July 1, crash that killed a 15-year-old boy who was riding a bike in Cedar Lake Township.
Retirement offers a new lifestyle, daily schedule, and rhythm of activities. After two years, I find that I don’t just look, I see more things. I don’t just hear, I listen to more details. I’m discovering new plants, smelling new flowers, trying new recipes, and developing new friendships.
I was very disappointed to read that that Savage City Council decided not to pursue an ordinance to restrict the sale of flavored vaping and tobacco products, like so many other courageous city councils have done. ("Council decides not to pursue vaping product restrictions," June 25.)
The Prior Lake Legion baseball team earned a pair of strong victories after winning two of five contests in Omaha, Nebraska.