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LLAMASTE: Take your yoga practice to a llama farm in Waconia, Minn.
WACONIA, Minn. (KMSP)- Summer is here and more of you are taking your yoga practice outdoor, sometimes way outdoors—like to a llama farm in Carver County.
Council approves of liquor license for Red Bench Bakery
The Chaska City Council unanimously approved a number of items at its Monday, July 19 meeting. Councilors Jay Rohe and Greg Boe were absent from the meeting. The council:Approved the final site and building plan for the building of three buildings in downtown Chaska in place of the Hot Spot Gas Stat
Video of Minnesota boy and dog playing catch over fence goes viral | City Pages
Like many two-year-olds, Conway Nelson loves dogs and loves playing catch, according to his dad, KARE 11 photojournalist Chad Nelson. Unlike almost every other two-year-old, the Minneapolis tot just went crazy viral by playing catch with a dog.
Road closures on I-494, Hwy. 62 tying up traffic this weekend
Beginning at 10 p.m., the entire east end of the crosstown will be closed between Interstate 35W to Highway 5 while crews resurface the road between Portland Avenue and 28th Avenue. That means all ramps to and from Highway 62 will be closed, including Cedar Avenue, 28th Avenue, 34th Avenue and Bloom
Before teen fatally shot, police were called to Chanhassen home 9 times in 3 years
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Investigation leads to drug arrests in Oronoco
ORONOCO — A monthslong narcotics investigation resulted in the arrest of two people Thursday afternoon in Oronoco.Arrested were Brig Thomas Kough, 31, no permanent address, and Kimberly Ann Lemmerman, 41, of Oronoco.The case began Monday with a minor motorcycle accident on 75th Street Northwest. The
Transcript of 911 call in fatal, officer-involved shooting in Chanhassen released
Archer Amorosi, 16,was killed Friday morningat his home off of Hwy. 7 in Chanhassen. Carver County deputies responded to a home in the 6400 block of Oriole Avenue after Amarosi's mother, Kara Amorosi, reported her son was suicidal and threatening her with knives and a baseball bat.
38 open meeting violations not enough to kick Victoria officials from office | City Pages
Victoria officials Thomas Strigel, Thomas O'Connor, James Crowley and Lani Basa have been found guilty of repeatedly violating the open meeting law, but two of them still have seats.YouTubeIn 2014, 13 Victoria residentsfiled suitagainst four people they believed had been doing backdoor deals with th
Carver County releases more information about fatal police shooting
Carver County officials on Wednesday released the transcript of the 911 call that led to a standoff and the fatal shooting of a suicidal Chanhassen teen, along with personnel information about the three deputies who responded — including one who has been disciplined four times.Cpl. Jacob Hodge has b
New documents in deadly Chanhassen officer-involved shooting
CHANHASSEN, Minn. (KMSP)- Documents, including a transcript of the 911 call, released by the Carver County Sheriff's Office are shedding new light on the officer-involved shooting that left a 16-year-old boy dead.
Waconia Event Center to get upgrades to tune of $3M
The Carver County Board of Commissioners met to discuss operations at the Waconia Event Center (WEC) on July 10. Presenting the information was parks director, Marty Walsh, who sought to receive the board’s approval for a number of agenda items concerning the venue.“Through the legislative process,
AP News - Records: Deputy in Minnesota shooting disciplined 4 times
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Personnel records show a sheriff's deputy involved in the fatal shooting of a suicidal Minnesota teenager has been disciplined four times, but has also received seven performance awards.
10-year-old highway blazed new future for southwest metro
Ten years ago this month, the ribbon was cut on a road that changed commutes and communities across the southwest metro.U.S. Highway 212, with four-lane access from Eden Prairie to Carver, is officially a decade old. Those 10 years have brought rapid growth to Chaska and Chanhassen, transformed the
Plymouth Police nab another 2 alleged burglars
Officers arrested two alleged burglars Sunday, July 15, and another pair of juvenile suspects were arrested July 18.
Jordan offers a small-town feel, a big candy store and baseball
JORDAN, Minn. (KMSP)- Only about 30 miles outside of Minneapolis, Jordan, Minnesota is a world away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Four arrested for string of burglaries in Plymouth
Four suspects have been arrested in connection with a string of burglaries recently in Plymouth.The first arrests came over the weekend after officers were monitoring the area along Dunkirk Lane between Old Rockford Road, according to the Plymouth Public Safety Department.At approximately 1:54 a.m.
Mental health resources for Minnesota families
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Mental health continues to be a growing area of concern across the country.There is help available in Minnesota for families facing a mental health crisis."They can call the child's mental health professional or pediatrician, family physician," said Sue Abderholden, executive
Scott County OKs Plans for Hwys. 169-41 Interchange Project
Scott County is moving forward with plans to build an interchange at a junction of highways many Belle Plaine residents routinely use.Commissioners OK’d a cooperative agreement with the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) Tuesday, July 10, to begin construction on the $44 million project
BCA identifies deputies in fatal shooting of Chanhassen teen, details confrontation
Authorities on Tuesday released the names of the Carver County sheriff’s deputies involved in fatally shooting a 16-year-old Chanhassen boy Friday along with details that revealed the teen ran at the deputies with a hatchet and handgun-style BB gun.According to the Minnesota Department of Public Saf
Crews extinguish car fire in Mall of America parking ramp
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