Editor’s Note: Every week we bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael.
DMH Partners North, LLC, agreed to pay a $75,000 civil penalty to the U.S. and to purchase wetland credits valued at approximately $340,000.
Dion Koltes came under heavy fire from parents in the Westonka community following the suspension of several students for performing the "Harlem Shake" during a lunch hour.
Following three periods of intense, physical play, the Edina Hornets emerged from the Minnesota state tournament with the district's 11th class 2A hockey championship.
Gas line in Linden Hills breached Wednesday afternoon, but parents left in the dark over whereabouts of their kids.
Lynne Osterman 'implores' Minnesota legislators not to cast 'no' vote on same-sex unions that they'll later regret.
Students will be issued iPads for the school year, just as they have been traditionally issued textbooks. Next year's iPad Project also includes eighth graders in Minnetonka.
Numerous emergency vehicles could be heard in the eastern portions of St. Louis Park and Edina Wednesday afternoon.
If you go to the Fairview Southdale emergency department, it’ll take nearly an hour on average before you’re seen by a health care professional. On the other hand, those who go to North Memorial will be seen in less than 15 minutes. Check out how local hospitals compare.
North Metro harness-racing track stopped making payments to Canterbury, media outlets report.
The former Minnesota Golden Gopher tight end was released after completing the second year of his three-year contract in Chicago.
The new entertainment venue is located at the former Mann Theatre building.
Easy to remember how to find the place, Tavern 4 & 5 is located on County Road 4 and Highway 5. The restaurant opens for dinner on April 30.
In a council manager meeting Tuesday, the Environmental Commission made a recommendation to the council to allow Golden Valley residents to keep chickens on their property.
"How Do You Write a Joe Schermann Song" was completely funded by a Kickstarter campaign, and is being screened in several cities throughout the US. The soundtrack is currently available on iTunes.
With 'yes' vote from Fridley's senator, the Minnnesota Senate Judiciary Committee sent same-sex marriage bill to the full Senate on a 5-3 vote. A House committee later followed suit with its version.
Richfield's run for state champions ended Thursday afternoon.