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From St. Paul to Excelsior, more cities rely on conservancies to fund public parks 

According to a 2015 report, nearly half the nation’s top 100 cities now have conservancies that are often driven by financial need.

A growing number of metro area cities are launching nonprofit conservancies to raise funds for public parks after other funding options have failed or run dry. 232 more words


Missing Deephaven woman found safe 

According to the Deephaven Police and South Lake Minnetonka Police Department, helicopters circled through Deephaven on the night of Jan. 12, searching for a missing 56-year-old woman. 91 more words

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21 New Events Around Lake Minnetonka For The Week Beginning Jan 16th, 2017

The events section and feed has been updated. All (hopefully I haven’t missed any) the events around the lake for next week have been published. If you haven’t subscribed to my events feed yet, now would be as good a time as any. 39 more words


Rep. Cindy Pugh starts new term at the Legislature 

House District 33B Representative and Chanhassen resident Cindy Pugh was sworn-in Jan. 3 as the 2017 session began in St. Paul.

Pugh will continue representing District 33B which includes the cities of Chanhassen, Shorewood, Deephaven, Greenwood, Excelsior, Tonka Bay, Orono, Minnetonka Beach, Spring Park and Mound. 10 more words


Kask says goodbye after 33 years of service 

Retiring Deephaven Councilmember Keith Kask said goodbye on Jan. 3 after being honored for his 33 years of service to the city.

“On behalf of all residents, the city council hereby expresses their gratitude and appreciation to Keith Kask for his outstanding contributions and tremendous commitment to the City of Deephaven and the entire Lake Minnetonka area and we wish Keith and his family the very best in his future plans,” Mayor Paul A. 107 more words

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Deephaven City Council follows Greenwood in adopting level 3 sex offender ordinance 

Deephaven has followed the City of Greenwood and advice from the South Lake Minnetonka Police Department, and on Jan. 3, adopted an ordinance regarding predatory sex offenders. 246 more words

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Untainted provides an all-natural skin care experience in Excelsior 

Excelsior’s eco-friendly business district has expanded with the introduction of the new all-natural body and skin care store Untainted, which opened last summer.

Untainted’s founder and product formulator Therese Thull, of Maple Grove, said she is on a mission to provide and educate customers on an all-natural beauty lifestyle. 90 more words

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