Dianne Prieditis, director of Chanhassen’s Chan-o-laires, is stepping down from her role after 14 years of dedicated work with the choir.
It's been a little more than a month that Jake Foster joined the city of Chanhassen as its assistant city manager. Foster was most recently assistant city administrator for the city of Lake Elmo. Foster's first day on the job in Chanhassen was July 31.
EXCELSIOR — Quinn Hughes and Tyler Clair, who are both seventh-graders at Minnetonka Middle School West, care a lot about the environment.
More than a year has passed since Prior Lake resident Kelsey Ferguson lost her husband and welcomed a baby boy into the world. It all happened within four days.
Where the heck was it? We learned that 9-year-old Ronan Uner of Chanhassen was thrilled to identify last week’s photo as the red fox on the sign for the Fox Hollow Drive neighborhood off Highway 101 in Chanhassen. We received more correct answers after the newspaper's print deadline. Congrat…
Judy Erdahl of Minnetonka has died of metastatic breast cancer. Erdahl's family announced her death on Facebook Wednesday.
Savage Fire Chief Andrain Roach said lack of support from city leaders, around-the-clock demands and unrealistic expectations prevented the Fire Department from adapting to today's needs and led him to resign, according to a resignation letter obtained by the Savage Pacer.
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.
Patty Gilk hesitated, then relented. She would tell her story. This is how she was introduced to CBD products, made from cannabis-derived oil called cannabidiol (CBD) from the hemp plant. Unlike its cousin marijuana, CBD does not contain THC, therefore, it doesn’t produce a high.
If a Hennepin County resident asked to see what the supply of prescription painkillers looked like, per person, in their county between 2006 and 2012, they would have 168 pills laid out in front of them for that seven-year period.
Under rainy skies, around 150 people came to Purgatory Creek Park in Eden Prairie to run, walk and remember those who lost their lives to distracted driving at the 12th annual Raksha Vigil and 5K Run, held by the Shreya R. Dixit Memorial Foundation on Aug. 10.
WAYZATA — The sturgeon known to some as Lou is still lurking in the Minnehaha Creek, which has more people speculating about where the fish came from.
VICTORIA – Construction of a unique integrated residential facility that will combine seniors and independent adults with developmental disabilities is scheduled to begin this month in Victoria.
ORONO — The case against a woman who was charged with illegally renting out her Lake Minnetonka dock and Orono home has been resolved.
EDINA — Southwest News Media has been tracking a sturgeon fish swimming through west metro waters recently and now, what could be the same fish, has been spotted once again.
Judy Erdahl may not live to attend the 2019 Midwest Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference this November, that she founded with a friend in 2017. But she’s at peace with that.
Savage resident Todd Millenacker, 40, was reading a book on Mount Everest when he thought it really can’t be that hard.
The alleged victim in a rape near Jordan last year has made sexual assault allegations against four other people — two of them statutory rape cases in Iowa where the defendants pleaded guilty and the two other “stranger rapes” that were not prosecuted, according to police reports and court h…
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chanhassen restored a "hunk of aluminum parts” back into a modern work of art.
Thousands of spectators from around the Midwest danced, sang and screamed along with Brad Paisley, Joan Jett, Steve Miller and other rock and country musicians during Prior Lake’s 10th annual Lakefront Music Fest in Lakefront Park on July 12 and 13.
Water ran hot at the Shakopee City Council meeting on July 2, when council members and staff discussed Shakopee Public Utilities water rates.
Three Lotus Lake residents took issue with the Chanhassen City Council and the city for not issuing an emergency “no wake” ordinance over the Fourth of July holiday.
It’s peak summer, and there should be stalls of colorful produce lining the farmers’ markets of the southwest metro.
Revelers celebrated the United States' 243rd year with pride and hope for the country's future, though some local residents said the feeling was tinged with sadness over government actions toward immigrants and other issues.
Can Chanhassen’s Lotus Lake accommodate wake surfing, as well as other recreational watercraft, fishing and swimming?
Glenn Kaufmann will serve as grand marshal of this year’s Fourth of July parade in downtown Chanhassen.
When Shakopee Police Chief Jeff Tate tells people Shakopee crime is down by more than eight percentage points since 1998, they don’t believe him.
Coming to the U.S., and specifically to Chanhassen, was a revelation for Ariq Ramdhany, 16, of Semarang, Indonesia.
Being selected by your peers as Chanhassen Firefighter of the Year is a pretty good sign you’re well-liked and respected, and you’ve proven to be a hard worker, trustworthy and an example of the department’s values.
Jeannie Hurley, 18, never sewed a stitch until she joined the Chanhassen High School drama club two years ago. There, she discovered an interest in theater design and costumes.
The Chanhassen Fire Department inducted four new firefighters to its ranks on June 17 in its traditional “Black Hat Ceremony.”
When Kayla Casciano and Alex Heroff met their puppy, Minnie, it was love at first sight. The couple of nine years took her home that same day in December 2018.
Stop by the Canterbury Park horse stables on a weekday morning, and you’d think you were in a different town. Trainers and groomsmen massage the calves of their horses, and jockeys nod their helmets as they ride past. Trucks glide through the dirt, kicking smoke in the air and into the nostr…
The owner of Whiskey Inferno in Savage read the June 6 Villager article about his interest in opening a restaurant in Chanhassen, at the former Applebee's site.
- Two men charged in sexual assault of vulnerable adult at Mystic Lake
- Irwin Jacobs reportedly owed millions of dollars before death
- Clean Up Day will be back this fall in Shakopee
- 2 women give birth after eating The Labor Inducer burger at Excelsior restaurant
- Football: First loss of the season for No. 6 Chaska
- Report details workplace culture under ex-superintendent Rod Thompson
- Minor injuries reported in County Road 42 crash, driver cited
- Minnesota National Guard unit prepares to deploy after Eden Prairie farewell ceremony
- Meet the 10 candidates for Eden Prairie School Board
- At 74 years young, Eden Prairie's Bob Krowech sets deadlift world record (501 pounds)