Fmr. Timberwolves Player Fired By Minnetonka High After Assault AccusationA former Minnesota Timberwolves player is now a former basketball coach at Minnetonka High School. Chris Carr was terminated by the Minnetonka School Board on Jan. 7 following an incident where he was accused of forcefully grabbing a student.
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.
Best Indoor Driving Ranges In MinnesotaTake the time to improve your game this winter at an indoor golf facility.
Prep Blog: This Weekend's Top High School Match-UpsWe're getting a break, albeit brief, from the subzero temperatures that become the norm with winter in Minnesota. But just as the bitter cold returns to Minnesota, things will be heating up inside gyms and hockey arenas this weekend as several top teams are facing each other.
Chef Eli Renn Shares Recipe For The Super BurgerNow that the holidays are over, most people are focusing on eating better. But that can be hard to maintain when you're craving things like burgers. So, Chef Eli Renn from the Gold Nugget Tavern in Minnetonka shares his recipe for a Super Burger. A burger that is gluten free, made from super foods and is delicious.
Minnetonka Athlete Playing With A Heavy Heart After Loss Of His MotherAmar Miller is a junior at Minnetonka High School. He's a good football player in the fall and a great basketball player in the winter.
Henn. Co. Sheriff Investigates Sex Assault At Juvenile Treatment CenterThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report of a sexual assault at a county treatment facility for troubled teens. The assault allegedly occurred at the Hennepin County Home School on the 14000 block of County Road 62 in Minnetonka.
Minnetonka Basketball Coach Suspended Pending InvestigationMinnetonka boys basketball head coach Chris Carr has been placed on administrative leave while the school investigates an alleged physical altercation with a male high school student. A source told WCCO the incident occurred Tuesday at school after Carr's high school-aged daughter told him she had been involved in a fight with the boy.
Prep Blog: Friday's Top High School Match-UpsMany of the state's top winter teams are in action this weekend before taking a break for the holidays. Here are some of Friday's top match-ups in basketball and hockey.
Ask An Expert: Last Minute Holiday Gift IdeasYou delayed holiday gift shopping for as long as you could. Now, with the number of shopping days shrinking and the clock ticking down, what can you buy at the eleventh hour? Gail Bollis, owner of the General Store Of Minnetonka, and Jenny Putnam, a buyer for the store, have some charming gift ideas for the last minute shopper.
Pedestrian Hit By Train In MinnetonkaOne person is hospitalized after being hit by a train in Minnetonka, according to a BNSF Railway official.
Cargill Responds To Report Of Restructuring, LayoffsMinnesota-based Cargill is reportedly planning to restructure, in a move that Reuters is reporting will include layoffs. The report says that the company will also be closing offices in the restructuring.