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  • CR21

    Prior Lake residents concerned about the proposal to reroute County Road 21 through downtown Prior Lake spoke up one last time last night, pleading with the City Council to consider their concerns. During the council’s …

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    04 Oct 11
  • Photo courtesy of Thisweek Newspapers

    A Chaska man is reported in critical conditional following a two-vehicle crash yesterday morning in Eagan. At around 10:00 a.m., 61-year-old James Flynn was headed southbound on Highway 13 when he ran a red light …

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    04 Oct 11
  • Crop Fire 3

    Thanks in part to the driest September on record and a windy day yesterday, officials from four fire departments had their hands full battling a bean field fire in Le Sueur County. KEYC-TV reports a …

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    04 Oct 11
  • Bressette1

    A former Prior Lake postal carrier was sentenced in U.S. District Court Friday to 90 days of home confinement and was placed on three years of probation for stealing cash and gifts from mail she …

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    03 Oct 11
  • SchoolBusHeader

    An accident between a school bus and a car in the Chaska school district last week resulted in minor injuries to students and another vehicle driver. The accident occurred around 8:30 a.m. near the entrance …

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    03 Oct 11
  • Photo courtesy of Minnesota Street Superintendents Association

    The City of Prior Lake’s maintenance superintendent and his wife were badly injured in a motorcycle crash late last month outside Bay City, Wisconsin. 36-year-old Joe Wiita was driving the motorcycle when it hit the …

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    03 Oct 11
  • Shakopee city staff accepted the "Heart Safe Community" designation from Allina Hospitals and Clinics. (Photo courtesy of Allina Heart Safe Communities)

    The city of Shakopee has been designated a Heart Safe Community by Allina Hospitals and Clinics, recognizing the community’s efforts to have residents ready to respond when someone suffers sudden cardiac arrest.   Through the …

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    30 Sep 11
  • Athletic Park

    After years of seasonal flooding, Chaska’s Athletic Park may have seen its last spring under water. The city is considering building a levee to protect the historic park during flooding events. The idea isn’t new; …

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    30 Sep 11