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DNR: Zebra Mussels Found In Christmas Lake

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the presence of an invasive aquatic species in another metro lake.

Staff from the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District discovered eight zebra mussels in Christmas Lake, which is just south of Lake Minnetonka in Shorewood. 84 more words

The Shorewood apple orchard standoff

In the 1880s the Northwestern Union Ry. began building north along the east bank of the Milwaukee River. In time these tracksĀ became part of the Chicago & North Western system and hosted some of the… 200 more words

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Could Shorewood become the next community to pass a sex offender ordinance?

SHOREWOOD (WITI) — Shorewood could become the next community in Milwaukee County to place limits on where registered sex offenders can live.

The village’s Public Safety Committee asked their attorney to draft the ordinance. 212 more words


"Fewer basement backups:" That's the goal of pipe repair work being done in Shorewood

SHOREWOOD (WITI) — It was July 23rd, 2010 when Shorewood residents experienced flooding like few, if any of them had ever seen. Seven inches of rain fell in just four hours. 299 more words


Minnesota woman pleads guilty to killing boyfriend, storing body in freezer

A Shorewood woman charged with second-degree unintentional murder in the death of her boyfriend pleaded guilty to the crime during the trial Monday, the Pioneer Press… 344 more words


Shorewood Woman Pleads Guilty To Killing Boyfriend, Stuffing Him In Freezer

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Shorewood woman stopped her trial when she pleaded guilty to murdering her boyfriend and stuffing him in a freezer, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office announced Monday. 287 more words


How the 1927 Capitol Drive bridge saved part of the Milwaukee River

Vintage postcards can be a little odd. For example, why on earth would a visitor send the folks back home this picture of the 1927 Capitol Drive bridge? 666 more words

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