Tuesday Jul 15
Burglars Climb through Ceiling, Cut Walls to Steal from Waconia Verizon Store
Suspects who burglarized a Verizon Wireless store Monday in Waconia climbed through ceiling tiles and cut through walls to get into the storeroom, according to Carver County authorities.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Republican House candidate Bob Frey shares weird view about gay sex
Like son, like father, apparently. Even after Mike embarrassed himself by espousing an anti-gay theory that has no scientific basis , his father, Bob, articulated basically the same view during a recent interview with MinnPost .
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Minnesota Vineyards Hit Hard By 'Polar Vortex'
Isaac Savaryn looks at his losses while surveying row upon row of his Marquette variety of grapes, which grow on a hillside overlooking Lake Waconia.
On Top Magazine
MN Gop Candidate Bob Frey: Gay Sex Created Aids
Frey is vying to represent house district 47A in Carver County, considered one of the state's most conservative.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Friday Opinuendo: On a balance, Gordon Parks, digitized history and more ...
A new legislative commission, created last session amid concern about privacy issues and about data practices -- the body of laws relating to government information -- held its first meeting this week.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
After years of slow growth, Watertown courts home buyers
Richard and Julaine Schimmel moved from Crystal to a spot outside Watertown in 1970, and brought their house with them.
Taste of Minnesota likely to return, but maybe not to St. Paul
Despite a last-minute venue change that moved festivities 40 miles west, Taste of Minnesota enjoyed a successful relaunch over the Fourth of July weekend.
Carver County collision kills 80-year-old driver
The crash occurred about 6:50 p.m. Monday at Hwy. 284 and County Road 153, just north of Cologne.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Rescued swan euthanized after gunshot complications
A trumpeter swan rescued in mid-May succumbed to a severe infection from its gunshot wounds and was euthanized last week, officials at the Minnesota Wildlife Rehabilitation Center said Sunday.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Taste of Minnesota Thrives in New Waconia Home
Food, music and family fun is back at the Taste of Minnesota, except this time it's at the Carver County Fairgrounds in Waconia.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Despite flooding, location change, Taste of Minnesota starts Thursday
Linda Maddox faced an uphill battle in relaunching Taste of Minnesota, the free festival her late husband, Ron, ran from 1983 to 2008.
A Taste of Minnesota: Healthy eating choices
A Taste of Minnesota runs from Thursday, July 3rd through Sunday, July 6th. Hours are 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. each day.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
A Taste of the big time hits little Waconia
Adam Posselt works behind the counter at Waconia's Frost & Steam, an ice cream and coffee shop.
Fourth of July fireworks moved to State Capitol Mall
What's making news in St. Paul, reported by the Star Tribune's team of city reporters.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
This week's weather: Cooler, scant rain won't add to flooding
Only a half-inch of rain is forecast for the Twin Cities this week, enabling water levels to continue to recede in the Twin Cities' wettest year so far and the second wettest June on record, the National Weather Service said Sunday.