Prep Blog: Friday's Top Basketball Match-UpsIt's a big weekend for many high school basketball teams as conference races around the Twin Cities are heating up. There are some big games Friday night with conference implications featuring highly-ranked teams facing each other across the Twin Cities both in boys and girls basketball.
Search For Missing 12 Marines Near Hawaii Enters Day 4The U.S. Marine Corps has released the names of 12 Marines missing after two helicopters crashed off Hawaii.
New Chaska Curling Center Buzzing As Game Grows In PopularityIt's a Sunday afternoon and Jeff Isaacson is in his element. Not just because he's teaching, but because this is his classroom: The gleaming new Chaska Curling Center, a $26 million complex complete with its own restaurant, is practically so shiny you could see your reflection.
Hundreds Of Curlers Battle In 'The Big Spiel'A curling tournament featuring 96 teams will glide across the Twin Cities this weekend. About 400 curlers will take to the ice in hopes of becoming "The Big Spiel" champions.
Hwy. 212 Reopens Following Fatal Broadside CrashA fatal broadside crash has closed one direction of traffic on Highway 212 and reduced it down to one lane in the opposite direction. The crash happened near Pioneer Trail, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A 2007 Buick LaCrosse apparently lost control on the bridge over Bluff Creek and went through the median into oncoming traffic.
Tiger Woods Will Be At 2016 Ryder CupTiger Woods will be at the Ryder Cup next year. Still to be determined is whether he plays. U.S. captain Davis Love III said Wednesday that Woods, Jim Furyk and Steve Stricker will be vice captains for the 2016 matches at Hazeltine in Minnesota.
Chaska Is Now Home To Perhaps The World's Largest MustacheMinnesota is home to the world's largest ball of twine, Adirondack chair and snowman. Now, there is one more to add to the list. Chaska is the birthplace of what is believed to be the world's largest mustache.
Chaska Police Search For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Injured BicyclistPolice are offering a $500 reward for information connected to a hit-and-run accident that injured a bicyclist Tuesday morning in Chaska. The incident happened just before 7 a.m. at the intersection of Cardinal Street and Victoria Drive.
Best Halloween-Themed Events In MinnesotaGet in the Halloween spirit!
Jordan Man Charged In Chaska Double Shooting A Jordan man has been charged in connection with a double shooting in Chaska that left two people injured late last week.
Chaska Man Sentenced To 51 Months In Prison For Home BurglaryA 24-year-old Hasting man has been sentenced for burglarizing a home last October, the Carver County Sheriff's Office announced Monday.
Victims In Chaska Double Shooting Expected To SurvivePolice are searching for a suspect they believe shot two people in a Chaska home late Thursday night.