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Lottery Process Begins For 2016 Ryder Cup At Hazeltine

The lottery process to get tickets for the 2016 Ryder Cup started Monday. The event will be in September 2016 at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, and golf fans cannot wait to see the game’s best in a team match-play format.

06/22/2015

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PGA Announces Ticket Process For Ryder Cup At Hazeltine

The PGA of America announced Monday its ticketing process for the 2016 Ryder Cup, which will be held at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska. The Ryder Cup, which puts the best PGA Tour professional players from the USA against the best professional players from Europe in a match-play format, will be held Sept. 27-Oct. 2, 2016.

06/22/2015

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Police: Driver Who Hit Bicyclist, Fled Scene Identifies Himself

Chaska Police are looking for a driver who fled the scene after a bicyclist was hit by a car Wednesday night. Police were called at about 9:45 p.m. to the area of Highway 41 and Fourth Street, in downtown Chaska, where a bicyclist told police they were hit by a silver or gray passenger car occupied by two men.

05/28/2015

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Courthouse In Chaska Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Authorities said the Carver County Courthouse was evacuated Thursday morning following a bomb threat. Sources in the Carver County Sheriff’s office say they received a handful of phone calls about a bomb threat on the courthouse before 7:00 a.m.

05/28/2015

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2 Men Arrested In Killing Of 90-Year-Old Carver Co. Farmer

Sheriff’s deputies say a tip helped them find the men responsible for killing a 90-year-old farmer in his home.

05/12/2015

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Minnesota Man’s Design Could Be Next LEGO Set

A Minnesota man has combined his favorite book and favorite hobby for a shot at creating a toy to be purchased all across the globe. There are certain toys that span generations, never going out of style.

05/09/2015

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Following Hail Storm, Contractors Rush To Damaged Neighborhoods

One day after golf-ball-sized hail fell across the Twin Cities, families are adding up the damage from the storm.

05/04/2015

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Granlund Sculpture Stolen From Minn. Landscape Arboretum

A statue by world-renowned Minnesota sculptor Paul T. Granlund was stolen last week from the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chaska. The 42-inch high bronze statue “South Wind” was removed from the Nelson Shrub Rose Garden sometime between last Thursday night and Saturday morning, according to arboretum officials.

04/23/2015

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Minn. Pickle Maker To Cut Large Percentage Of Workforce

Minnesota pickle maker Gedney Foods is set to slash more than half of its workforce. The Chaska-based company says it’s been forced to make the cuts after losing a major contract, according to the Business Journal.

04/20/2015

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Pickle Company Takes Responsibility For Southwest Metro Stench

People living in the southwest metro might have noticed an unpleasant smell over the past couple of days. “It smelled like raw sewage,” Shakopee resident Mike Moll said. “It was absolutely disgusting.”

03/18/2015

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Cops: Woman Arrested For Assault After Burned Popcorn Argument

Police in Chaska say that in the last week a woman was arrested for domestic assault following an argument over burned popcorn.

03/18/2015

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Davis Love III Is Looking Forward To Ryder Cup

Minnesota will host the Ryder Cup at Chaska’s Hazeltine National Golf Club in September of 2016. Former PGA Championship winner Davis Love III will captain the United States team. He told WCCO’s Dave Lee about some changes leading up to the event.

02/26/2015

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Lehman Named Vice-Captain For 2016 Ryder Cup At Hazeltine

Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska will be the host of the 2016 Ryder Cup, and there will be a face familiar to Minnesota golf fans helping lead Team USA against Europe. Tom Lehman will serve as one of the team’s Vice-Captains.

02/24/2015

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A New Game In Town: Hockey Schools Or Hockey Factories?

Just since last year, two new hockey-intensive private schools opened in the Twin Cities, geared toward producing top talent by offering ice time and elite coaching as part of every school day.

02/21/2015

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Faribault Dance Team Wins Championship Amid Controversy

The Faribault Emerald dance team took home the first place trophy in the class AAA high kick dance championship, but not without controversy. Many of their competitors claim they copied a dance and didn’t deserve the win.

02/15/2015

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Prep Blog: This Weekend’s Top High School Match-Ups

It’s getting to be that exciting time of the winter high school sports season as we go down to the wire for conference champions and get the postseason started.

02/06/2015

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Police: Chaska Man Bit Off Girlfriend’s Ear, Beheaded Her Cat

A Chaska man faces charges of assault, making terroristic threats and mistreating animals after he allegedly beat his girlfriend, bit part of her ear off, threatened to kill her several times, and dismembered her cat in the apartment living room.

01/29/2015

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Three Chaska Families Lose Everything In Apartment Fire

A fire burned through a two-story house in Chaska, charring the upstairs black and shooting flames above the roof.

12/12/2014

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Chaska Woman Killed In Motorcycle Accident

A 27-year-old woman was killed in a motorcycle accident in Carver County Friday morning. The Carver County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened at about 7:16 a.m. at the intersection of County Road 40 and 152nd Street in Dahlgren Township. Jennifer Marie Compton of Chaska was traveling southbound on CR 40 when an eastbound vehicle entered the intersection at 152nd Street.

10/28/2014

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Explore Minnesota Heads To Scotland for Ryder Cup

The 40th Ryder Cup is one of the biggest events in golf, and it kicks off on Friday at Gleneagles in Edinburgh, Scotland. And Explore Minnesota is making sure our state has a presence there. Bill Von Bank with Explore Minnesota flew across the pond to promote the big tournament that will make its way to Minnesota in 2016.

09/25/2014

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Prep Blog: Week 3, Previewing ‘The Big 4′

It’s Week 3 in high school football in Minnesota, which means conferences around the state are starting to take shape and seasons are starting to come together. For teams that got off to a slow start, it’s still early enough that they can recover and make a successful regular season happen.

09/11/2014

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20-Month-Old Chaska Boy Recovering From 3-Story Fall

Two seconds is all it took for one Twin Cities family to have the scare of their life. Three weeks ago, 20-month-old Nathan Stoll fell three stories from his apartment window to the cement sidewalk below. He’s still recovering, and his parents are sharing his story with the hope of keeping other children safe.

09/06/2014

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Prep Blog: Week 2, Previewing ‘The Big 4′

It’s a big week in high school football, highlighted by a South Suburban Conference match-up between two top-10 games, Prior Lake and Rosemount.

09/04/2014

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Police: $1,000 Reward Offered In Chaska Church Burglary, Theft

Authorities in Chaska say a $1,000 reward is being offered to find the responsible party after a safe containing church documents was recently stolen. Chaska Police said the incident happened at the Chaska Moravian Church at 115 Fourth St. on July 14.

08/01/2014

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Man Charged With Indecent Exposure Says He Must Have Been ‘Sleepwalking’

Chaska police say a man told them he was drinking and “must have been sleepwalking” in connection to reports that a man was on the roof of a car, naked. Callers told police they saw a naked man on the roof of a car in a parking lot on Crystal Place East.

07/09/2014

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