Excellent Educator: Sarah Nelson Of Hidden Oaks Middle SchoolTake yourself back to seventh grade, seventh period on a Friday afternoon. Likely you had little attention span for physics and chemistry. But Mrs. Sarah Nelson at Hidden Oaks Middle School in Prior Lake knows how to get her students to focus.
After Lakeville Crash, Prior Lake High Debates 'Nerf Wars'Monday is the start of a game where, after school, Prior Lake students are trying to win thousands of dollars.
Bloomington Carjacking Leads To Chase, ArrestA Norwood Young America man is in police custody, accused of stealing a car, threatening the owner with a weapon, and fleeing officers in several jurisdictions.
Drones, Underwater Cameras Aid In Search For Missing Savage ManThe search continued Saturday for a Twin Cities man who went missing three months ago. Everything from underwater cameras, drones, and other technology have been used in the search.
6th Republican To Join Race For Kline's 2nd District Seat A sixth Republican candidate entering the race for Minnesota's 2nd Congressional District.
Charges: 2 Prior Lake Men Set Fire To Historic Eagan City HallAuthorities say a grudge against Eagan officials led to two men setting fire to the Historic Eagan City Hall.
Woman Shares Her Story Of Addiction With High School TeensKaitlyn Arneson, 24, is one of the MnTC staff members traveling from school to school to share her story. She knows her story may not sound like it was heading toward addiction, but addiction can impact anyone.
This Year’s Holiday Lighting Trend? Hire Someone To Do ItHoliday lights are being turned on all over the state. Lighting companies say Thanksgiving week and the week after are the busiest weeks of the year. No job is too small, but if you want professional help, time is running out.
Best ACT And SAT Prep In MinnesotaThe ACT and SAT tests can be high-stakes for students setting their sights on college. Check out our list of the best local resources for test preparation.
Mystic Lake Unveils Hotel Tower & Convention Center PlansMystic Lake Casino has some big plans for its 25th birthday. On Wednesday, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community unveiled its new expansion plans
Prep Blog: Week 7, Previewing 'The Big 4'October is a great month for the high school sports scene. Every game is big in every sport, and on the Friday night football fields, the sun is down before kickoff. And the playoffs are right around the corner.
Authorities Looking For Meat Thief In Prior LakeWe've been reporting for several years on meat prices going up. Now, it seems some thieves are capitalizing on those prices. Authorities say someone broke into a pad-locked frozen meat truck as it was parked in Prior Lake. The thief stole $5,000 worth of meats.
Prep Blog: Week 3, Previewing 'The Big 4'There are several big games on the schedule this week, many that have undefeated teams meeting each other. There are even a few rivalry games, which tend to mean just a little bit more than others in the course of a season. Every game is big, but it's that much more important to beat a familiar team that's always a good test, that always gives you trouble.
Prep Blog: Week 2, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's Week 2 in high school football and pretty much every team around the state is back in action Friday night after last week's unusual Saturday start. We're now back to Friday night action under the lights, what every high school football player dreams of when they put the pads on for fall practice.
Emerald Ash Borer Find Confirmed In Scott CountyEmerald ash borer has spread to another Minnesota county. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture on Tuesday confirmed an emerald ash borer infestation in Scott County.