Young Father Paralyzed In Diving Accident Shares His StoryIt happened on Lake Minnetonka when 28-year-old Kirk Ingram dove into shallow water and crushed his spine.
Child's Death Prompts Bill For CO Detectors On BoatsMinnesota lawmakers moved quickly on Tuesday to require carbon monoxide detectors on boats with enclosed spaces.
Surf's Up On Lake MinnetonkaThe temperature outside Tuesday afternoon was about 50 degrees, and the water temperature on Lake Minnetonka was about 10 degrees colder.
Hennepin County Declares Ice Out On Lake MinnetonkaIt's official! It's an ice out on Lake Minnetonka! The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and Freshwater Society declared an "ice out" on Lake Minnetonka early Thursday morning.
Sheriff: Ice-Out Approaches On Lake MinnetonkaOne of Minnesota's most popular lakes is reaching ice-out. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says the upper portion of Lake Minnetonka is open.
Even With Warm Weather, Ice-Out Could Still Be Weeks AwayThere are only a few remaining signs of the icy grip of winter after another day of temperatures in the 60s. The snow may be gone, but there is still some ice on metro area lakes.
Sheriff: SUV Breaks Through Lake Minnetonka Ice; Temps On The RiseTemperatures are expected to rise rapidly this weekend and with that, we're seeing more vehicles breaking through the ice.
DNR: Ice Houses Must Be Off Some Lakes By March 7Officials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said they'll be out on Lake Minnetonka on Tuesday to remind ice anglers that it's almost time to get fishing shelters off the ice.
Finding Minnesota: Snowkiting On Frozen LakesA February morning on Lake Minnetonka is calm and clear. But it's not long before you spot a streak of orange in the sky, and hear the rush of skis on snow.
Working For The Weekend: Fat Bikes, Snow Boundaries & The Cabin ShowIt may be winter, but with the forecasted warm temperatures this weekend, we know spring is right around the corner. So, there is no excuse to not get outside and enjoy the great activities that winter has to offer.
Lake Minnetonka Murder-Suicide Still Weighs Heavy On Small Town PoliceThe horrific story made national headlines when a family of five was found dead in their Lake Minnetonka mansion.
Golfers Hit Lake Minnetonka For The 'Chilly Open'Lake Minnetonka becomes a frozen golf course this weekend. Saturday is the Chilly Open on Wayzata Bay. There are three, nine-hole courses. Tennis balls and hockey pucks replace golf balls and clubs in this tournament.