Police: West Metro Communities Seeing Rise In Mail TheftThe South Lake Minnetonka Police Department is telling residents in the area to be on alert as mail thefts are on the rise in the community. Authorities said the South Lake Minnetonka communities of Excelsior, Greenwood, Shorewood and Tonka Bay have had an increase in mail thefts.
Missing Man’s Body Found In Shorewood Home; Person Of Interest Held A person of interest is being held by police in the west metro Wednesday after the body of a missing man was found in a Shorewood home.
Police: 2 Arrested After Series Of Lake Minnetonka Boat TheftsAuthorities said Thursday that two people have been arrested in connection with a series of thefts from boats on Lake Minnetonka.
Marshal: Heating Lamp For Puppies Caused Tonka Bay FireExcelsior Fire officials and the State Fire Marshal’s office concluded Tuesday that a house explosion and fire that destroyed a Tonka Bay home was likely caused by a heating lamp being used for newborn puppies.
Near-Drowning At Residential Pool In Tonka BayA man was hospitalized after a near-drowning in a pool Sunday evening.
2 Snowmobiles Collide On Lake MinnetonkaA 56-year-old man was taken to the hospital after two snowmobiles collided on Lake Minnetonka Thursday afternoon, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office.