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Minnetonka, Minnesota is located in Hennepin County. Zip codes in Minnetonka, MN include 55345, 55305, and 55343. The median home price in Minnetonka is $315,000 which is roughly $205/per square foot. More Minnetonka information.

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Shorewood passes state's first 'bee-safe' policy

In the growing movement to better protect honeybees , Shorewood has become the first city in Minnesota - and, leaders say, the third city in the nation - to pass a policy encouraging planting bee-friendly flowers and restricting certain pesticides.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Star Tribune

4-year sentence for speeding Corvette driver who killed nephew on along for ride

One year after killing his nephew in a high-speed drunken-driving crash, an Eden Prairie man was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday for criminal vehicular homicide.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Business Journal

COV Wayzata restaurant opens Thursday in former Sunsets space

A sampling of the offerings at COV Wayzata, which opens on Thursday. The new restaurant on Lake Minnetonka will offer classy but casual coastal cuisine.

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Business Journal

Mother-daughter team opening boutique near Lake Minnetonka

House of 365 was founded by Kathy Bryan and her daughter, Annalise Bryan . They're planning a late August opening at 750 E. Lake St. The store will sell clothing, accessories and footwear.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Star Tribune

West news briefs: Excelsior library closes, to relocate

Ever wondered what a family heirloom or garage sale find is worth? Find out at the seventh annual Edina Historical Society Antique Appraisal Event on Saturday, Sept.

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Star Tribune

Union praises Edina schools, blasts Minnetonka district on child labor complaints

A laborers union said it found the violations at school sites as districts add on to prepare for all-day kindergarten classes in fall.

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City Pages

Jay Nygard is not in jail, and still fighting Orono over his wind turbines

Jay Nygard got the bright idea for a homemade wind turbine in 2010, and set about collecting, in his own words, only the finest parts -- "I didn't buy a piece of shit propeller."

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Business Journal

Post Holdings closes on $350 million private offering

Post Holdings Inc. said Monday it has closed on a $350 million private offering to fund acquisitions.

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Agri Marketing

Last Remaining Farm In Minnesota, MN, Sold To Housing Developer

LAST REMAINING FARM IN MINNESOTA, MN, SOLD TO HOUSING DEVELOPER Jul. 29, 2014 Source: Minneapolis/St.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Star Tribune

Minnetonka Beach man charged with drunk driving in wife's death

A Minnetonka Beach man was charged Monday with being drunk when he ran over his wife last week, fatally injuring her.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Finance and Commerce

Age of youth at construction site unclear, school district says

Departing from a previous statement, the Minnetonka School District said Friday that it doesn't know the age of a youth at the center of an alleged child labor violation on a district construction project.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Karen Olivo to Teach Master Class at Minnetonka Theatre

The Tony Award-winning actress Karen Olivo is coming to Minnetonka Theatre to teach a Master Class for high school students.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Business Journal

Developer buys Minnetonka's last farm for $6 million

A developer has bought more than 25 acres of Minnetonka farmland near interstates 494 and 394.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Star Tribune

West news briefs: Edina planning commission seeks new member

Ron Gustafson and Don Paulson of the Teddy Bear Band jammed during a concert. The band will play in Mound on July 27. The city of Edina is looking for a new member for its Planning Commission, which advises the City Council on land use.

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Star Tribune

West metro police blotter

A 26-year-old Edina man was arrested for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at Hwy.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Star Tribune

Transportation beat: Light rail looks big for Eden Prairie

Eden Prairie looks to be the big winner in ridership on the future Southwest Corridor light-rail line.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

411mania.com

Steel Domain Wrestling Report 7.19.14 - Hopkins, Minnesota

Steel Domain Wrestling Report 7.19.14 - Hopkins, Minnesota Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 07.20.2014 Cabana vs. Pierce and more... Credit: Cory Strode & PWInsider I was planning on going to the Steel Domain Wrestling show in Hopkins, MN, but with a pretty brutal work schedule tossed at me at the last minute, I was happy to be able to watch it at home.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Star Tribune

Hot Property: At Home Apartments, Minnetonka

Details: St. Paul-based At Home Apartments is floating plans for a new multifamily housing complex in Minnetonka on a site once slated for a senior housing co-op project.

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Finance and Commerce

School district: No child labor violations occurred

The Minnetonka Public Schools said Thursday that allegations of child labor law violations on a school construction project are without merit.

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The Hartford Courant

UnitedHealth Group Reports Second Quarter Growth

UnitedHealth Group, the nation's largest health insurer, reported Thursday financial growth driven by its expansion of medical benefits sold to state and federal governments, Medicare related products and its international health care business.

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