Mother tips off police to convicted murderer
D.J. Rotter's life was forever changed when, 13 years ago, her youngest daughter began dating Christian Oberender; a man who as a 14-year-old boy was found to have murdered his mother in his Watertown Township home.
Massage parlors facing more regulation across Twin Cities
A prostitution bust at a Chanhassen massage parlor in late October has inspired the west metro city to join more than a dozen other Twin Cities communities in imposing special requirements on such businesses.
Carver County: Trading turkeys for workouts to feed families
Area churches in Carver County have teamed up with a Chanhassen fitness company to provide turkeys to needy families at Thanksgiving.
University of Minnesota buys 78 acres in Carver County
The Chaska Herald reports on the acquisition of 78 acres of forest and wetlands by Victoria's Lake Tamarack, near the existing U of M Horticultural Research Center.
University of Minnesota Acquisition Expands Arboretum Border
The University of Minnesota has purchased 78 acres including native forests and wetlands in Carver County, expanding the borders of the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum to restore and protect the watershed .
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Obamacare Mandates Mean Cuts or Higher Costs for Minnesota Schools
Thirty is the magic number in the Affordable Care Act for hard-pressed Minnesota school districts scrambling to avoid hundreds of thousands of dollars in penalties and new health coverage costs.