Lake Minnetonka

Sheriff: Child Dies In Lake Minnetonka Medical EmergencyAn 8-year-old girl died Sunday afternoon after a medical emergency on Lake Minnetonka, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office. Authorities responded at about 4:55 p.m. to Wayzata Bay on Lake Minnetonka for a medical emergency.
Near Record Highs Bring Summer Heat To Mid October For a state that has a reputation for uncomfortable weather, Minnesota was the place to be on Sunday. Near record highs in the low 80s were the cause for celebration.
At Memorial Service, Community Still Struggling To Understand Greenwood Family's FateAuthorities say 45-year-old Brian Short shot his wife and three children on Sept. 10 before turning the gun on himself. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner says Short died of a self-inflicted shotgun wound and killed the other members of his family inside their Greenwood home on Lake Minnetonka.
Funeral Set For Greenwood Family Killed In Murder-SuicideThe funeral for the Short family will be held Sunday, and a fund has been set up to help the family with costs.
Volunteers Clean Up Lake MinnetonkaAn effort to clean up a popular Twin Cities lake is underway Saturday. Dozens of volunteers will comb the beaches and shoreline of Lake Minnetonka to pick up all the trash left behind from a busy summer of boating. They will also hand out garbage bags at boat launches to encourage boaters to recycle.
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Lake Mtka. Community Grasps For Answers After Family Murder-SuicideIt has been a week since police discovered a gruesome scene in Greenwood -- five members of a family dead. South Lake Minnetonka Police say Brian Short shot and killed his wife and their three kids with a shotgun before killing himself last week.
Funeral For Family Of 5 Found Dead Set For SundayThe funeral for the family of five found dead in their Lake Minnetonka home will be held this Sunday in Eden Prairie.
Sources: Father Killed Family, Himself In GreenwoodSources tell WCCO that the father of a Greenwood family shot and killed his wife and three children before taking his own life.
Community Mourns Loss Of Greenwood Family Killed In Murder-Suicide Family and friends are mourning the loss of a Twin Cities father, mother, and their three teenage children after they were all found dead in their Lake Minnetonka home Thursday.
4 Things To Know: 9/11 Remembered, Shock In Greenwood & MoreThese are the four big stories to be aware of on Friday, Sept. 11. They include a memorial ceremony commemorating the victims of 9/11, and the start of Rosh Hashanah.
Best Family Activities In Minnesota To Do Before The Summer EndsGet out and enjoy these five family-friendly activities before the summer is over.